Geoffrey W. Minter

KILL DEVIL HILLS — Geoffrey W. Minter died in Nags Head on October 6, 2021.  He was 73.  Jeff was originally from Camden, NJ, and lived at the beach since 1995.  After many years of employment with the Town of Nags Head, Jeff was happy exploring yard sales and fishing with friends off Avalon Pier. […]

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Tropical storm could develop this weekend; Ocean overwash and coastal flooding possible

An area of low pressure could develop into a tropical or subtropical storm over the Gulf Stream and head towards the North Carolina coastline this weekend, per a recent update from the National Weather Service Newport / Morehead City office. Depending on the storm’s possible development, there is the potential for strong winds, coastal flooding, (which […]

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Dare County Commissioner Chairman issues statement on passing of Virginia Tillet

Dare County Board of Commissioners Chairman Bob Woodard has released the following statement on the passing of Virginia Tillett, a former Dare County Commissioner, professional educator and Outer Banks community leader who served the residents and visitors of Dare County as an elected official for more than 30 years. “Miss Virginia touched my life in […]

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Robert Owen Batten

KILL DEVIL HILLS — Robert “Bob” Owen Batten, 62, of Kill Devil Hills, NC, passed away on September 30, 2021. Bob was born on November 10, 1958, in Parkersburg, WV to parents Frederic Samuel Batten and Patricia Ann Batten, both deceased. He moved his family to the Outer Banks in the early ’90s, where they found […]

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Joni Love Newman

It is with great sadness that the family of Joni Love Newman announces her sudden passing. Joni was a free spirit, always dancing to the beat of her own drum. She loved horses, collecting sea glass, and spending as much time at the beach as she could. A beloved mother, sister, and friend, she left […]

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