Waterside Theatre at Fort Raleigh National Historic Site to receive new seating before 2022 performance season

Fort Raleigh National Historic Site awarded a $236,000 contract to Irwin Seating (Grand Rapids, Mich.) on Dec. 30, 2021, to fabricate and install new seating in the park’s Waterside Theatre, home of “The Lost Colony” outdoor symphonic drama. Per the contract, Irwin Seating will fabricate approximately 1,600 outdoor theater seats with cupholders and install them […]

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N.C. Highway 12 conditions have improved; Another winter storm possible later this week

Soundside flooding has receded on N.C. Highway 12 and the roadway is open and passable throughout Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands, per a Tuesday morning update from the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT). “Things are looking a lot better on NC12 today,” stated the 7:30 a.m. social media update. “Soundside flooding has receded, with only […]

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NC12 subcommittee cites Canal Zone and Ocracoke as top priorities

After six months of meetings, a subcommittee of the NC12 Task Force has reached a consensus on what areas of the vulnerable road that connects Ocracoke and Hatteras with the northern Outer Banks should be the top priorities for keeping the transportation link open. At its Jan. 13 meeting, the subcommittee focused on five areas of concern: […]

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Dare County Master Gardeners to Host Virtual Garden Series with Dare County Library

Are you interested in gardening? Here’s a way to make your winter blues go away. Start planning your spring garden now with the Library Garden Series presented by the North Carolina State Extension’s Dare County Master Gardeners in conjunction with the Dare County Library. This year’s programs will all be held virtually via Zoom, and all […]

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Dorothy Theresa Whittaker

12/27/1929 – 1/11/2022 HATTERAS — Dorothy passed away at home with her family on January 11, 2022. She was predeceased by her husband of 55 years, Howard C. Whittaker.  Also predeceased by her father and mother, Alfonsus and Emma Wholahan, brothers Raymond and John, sisters Ella Miller and Emma Vandergrift. She is survived by her […]

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Dare County Receives Wishlist Gifts & Monetary Donations to Benefit Local Foster Families

2021 marked the 18th year that Pirate’s Cove Realty and the Pirate’s Cove Homeowners Association have come together to generously provide wishlist gifts as well as a monetary donation for local foster children throughout the Dare County community. In 2021 alone, the two Pirate’s Cove organizations provided gifts for 13 children and donated $3,500 in […]

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