New Outer Banks Film Seeking Local Actors, Extras and Musicians for Production

Outer Banks-based Rayolight Productions, the award-winning filmmakers behind Lost In Buffalo City and Night of the Fluffet, is gearing up and seeking local talent for its latest project, a feature-length high school sports film titled Call Sign Romeo. “It’s a great homegrown story that will feature numerous area landmarks that Outer Bankers in particular are […]

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Southern Hatteras Island and Ocracoke on Generator Power; Another Brief Outage will Occur Later in the Week

Following a brief power outage on Monday morning for Avon and the Tri-villages, southern Hatteras Island and Ocracoke Island will remain on generator power for the next several days as the Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative (CHEC) completes several maintenance projects scheduled for the week. Imminent projects include the installation of a new circuit breaker, and […]

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Cape Hatteras United Methodist Men Receives 2020 Champion Award from Community Foundation

The Outer Banks Community Foundation (OBCF) awarded the Cape Hatteras United Methodist Men (CHUMM) their 2020 Champion Award at the organization’s annual meeting on February 16, 2021. CHUMM was one of three Champion Award winners in 2020, and the other two winners were the Ocracoke Fire Protection Association and Interfaith Community Outreach. CHUMM’s post-Dorian efforts and […]

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Marine Fisheries Commission reopens appointment process for shrimp advisers

The N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission is reopening the Shrimp Fishery Management Plan Advisory Committee appointment process to ensure adequate representation from all user groups. The commission seeks a cross-section of applicants representing the various commercial and recreational shrimp fisheries, scientists with expertise in the areas of habitat or bycatch and gear innovation, especially with trawls […]

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Recipients of the NC Artist Support Grant Announced for Dare, Tyrrell, Washington, Martin, Beaufort, and Hyde Counties

Eight artists from eastern North Carolina have received Artist Support Grants from the North Carolina Arts Council.  The grants were awarded by Dare County Arts Council in partnership with Pocosin Arts, Arts of the Pamlico, and Martin County Arts Council. The grant recipients are: • Latrell Broughton of Washington, NC, for his photographic portraiture series […]

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