Division of Marine Fisheries releases annual Fishery Management Plan Review

The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries today released the 2021 Fishery Management Plan Review. The Fishery Management Plan Review summarizes available information, such as long-term trends in catch, biological data and management, through 2021 for North Carolina’s state-managed species. It also provides links to information on federally-managed and interstate-managed species important to North Carolina. It […]

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Island History: Coast Guard Day – Seeing the Completed Jigsaw Puzzle Picture

The United States Coast Guard is best known by its motto “So others may live.” But it has gone through a lot of development through the years. “Coast Guard Day” is celebrated nationally every year on August 4, and 2022 will mark its 232nd anniversary, but the origin of that date can be somewhat confusing. […]

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Video Release: Outer Banks Crosswalk Safety

Current TV, in partnership with local law enforcement agencies, has released two videos—one for adults and teenagers as well as one that is specifically geared toward young children—to educate and inform pedestrians about crosswalk safety in Dare County. Targeting both residents and visitors, the videos focus primarily on the proper way to traverse Highway 158—best […]

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Meet the Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week Finn

Meet the Outer Banks SPCA pet of the week, Finn, courtesy of their latest video produced by Dare County’s CURRENT TV. For more information on Finn, 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/

Surfalorus celebrates local legend and Hawaiian royalty in packed festival lineup

Celebrate eleven years of the Surfalorus Film Festival, presented by North Carolina Aquariums and Jennette’s Pier, taking place during the Eastern Surf Championships, Sept. 18-21, 2022. Surfalorus brings a stacked lineup of films including Mike Leech’s portrait of local legend Jesse Hines as well as the new documentary Waterman about Hawaiian statesman Duke Kahanamoku. Special […]

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Charlie Jones, Sr.

December 24, 1938 – July 23, 2022 KILL DEVIL HILLS — Charlie Jones, Sr, 83, of Kill Devil Hills, NC passed away Saturday, July 23, 2022, at home surrounded by family. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Marion Everton Jones. They loved to travel, and Charlie loved to be outdoors; golfing, running, […]

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Registration is open for the 13th Annual North Carolina Beach Buggy Association Red Drum Tournament

The 13th Annual North Carolina Beach Buggy Association (NCBBA) Red Drum Tournament will be here soon, (from October 19-22), and registration is currently open to the public. Check-in starts on Wednesday, October 19, in the morning. The tournament is open to anyone who wishes to register and is not an invitational. Fishing starts Thursday at 12:01 […]

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