Judith Lee Boyce

November 3, 1949 – July 18, 2022 FRISCO — On July 18, 2022, my friend Judith Lee Boyce suddenly passed away. She was 72 years old. Judy was adopted at birth in Virginia by her parents, Francis Walker Boyce and David Wood Boyce.  With them and her brother, she spent many happy days at the […]

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Video Release: Outer Banks Dare Challenge Expansion Project

Dare County has released a new video showcasing an expansion project that is slated to take place at Outer Banks Dare Challenge, a residential substance abuse rehabilitation facility located in Wanchese. The $2 million expansion project—which was approved by the Dare County Board of Commissioners in January 2021—will include the construction of a nearly 10,000-square-foot […]

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Beach nourishment dredge Ellis Island returns to Dare County, after repairs & maintenance are complete

Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Co. has announced that the dredge Ellis Island—which left Buxton on Monday to head to Norfolk, Virginia, for repairs, maintenance, and refueling—left port in Norfolk this morning (Friday, July 22) to make its return to Dare County. The current plan is for the Ellis Island to begin work on the Town of Nags […]

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Sue Styron Shepherd

Sue Styron Shepherd of Roanoke, Virginia, passed away on Sunday, July 3, 2022, on her 68th birthday. She was born on July 3, 1954, on Cape Hatteras Island in North Carolina. She was the daughter of the late Cathleen and Edgar Styron. In addition to her parents, Sue was preceded in death by a sister, […]

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