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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Shelia Claywell Howsare

October 12, 1965 – April 20, 2022 MANTEO — Shelia Claywell Howsare, 56, of Manteo, NC passed away Wednesday, April 2022 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC. Born in Heidelberg, Germany on October 12, 1965, she was the beloved Daughter of Emma Jane Claywell and Rollin Junior Claywell. Shelia was the loving mother of […]

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After COVID disruption, outlook brighter for international students coming to OBX this summer

After weathering two summer seasons with few international exchange students able to come to the Outer Banks due to the COVID-19 pandemic, local business owners should expect more of those students to arrive this spring and summer, representing levels closer to pre-pandemic years. “The indications are that there is going to be a sizable number […]

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