Avon Pier opens, and other National Seashore updates for the week of May 5

The Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CHNS) announced several recent updates and news items related to recreational activities and seashore conditions on Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands. News items and events related to the National Seashore for the week of May 5 include the following: Seashore Updates North Carolina Department of Transportation’s passenger ferry at Cape Hatteras […]

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New discovery by Croatoan Archaeological Society helps to further dispel the myth of The Lost Colonists

New solid archaeological evidence unearthed by The Croatoan Archaeological Society (CAS) will further help to dispel the myth that over 100 English and Welsh men, women, and children “walked away through the dark forest” in a shroud of mystery and fantasy. They were not lost. They actually left a sign indicating where they were headed. […]

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Dare County Arts Council announces 25th Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show award recipients

Artists, community members, and the Fearing family gathered at Dare County Arts Council on Sunday, May 1 for the opening reception of the 25th Annual Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show, which features the work of 85 local and regional artists. Studio jeweler, metalsmith, and enamelist Kathryn Osgood carefully selected the following award recipients: Best In […]

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Meet the Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week Frost

Meet the Outer Banks SPCA pet of the week, Frost, courtesy of their latest video produced by Dare County’s CURRENT TV. For more information on Frost, and the many other Outer Banks pets currently up for adoption, visit the Outer Banks SPCA website at https://www.obxspca.org/, or their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/obxspca/

Editor’s Blog: Are we getting closer to multi-use pathways in Buxton and Frisco?

Hatters Island has multi-use pathways running parallel to N.C. Highway 12 in five of its seven villages. Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo, and Avon had a pedestrian-and-bike friendly pathway installed roughly a decade ago, while Hatteras village wrapped up its pathway project in late 2021. But what about Buxton and Frisco? A multi-use pathway for these busy […]

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