Kevin James McGrath

SOUTHERN SHORES — Kevin James McGrath, 82, passed away peacefully in Nags Head, NC, surrounded by his loving family on November 27, 2023. Kevin was born May 18, 1941, in New York, NY, to the late David and Ellen McGrath. He was also predeceased by four siblings, Paul, Owen, Anita, and Bernadette. Kevin graduated from […]

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Hatteras Village Christmas Parade will be held December 9; Entries are still being accepted for this year’s event

The Hatteras Village Christmas Parade is celebrating its 32nd year in 2023, and entries are still being accepted for the annual event, which will be held on Saturday afternoon, December 9, at 2:00 p.m. The parade includes cash prizes for first, second, and third-place winners, as well as an additional prize for the most festive […]

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After more than two years, sewer moratorium lifted for Kinnakeet Shores

After more than two years, a sewer moratorium on the wastewater treatment plant that serves the Kinnakeet Shores area in Avon has been lifted, per a November 28 announcement issued by the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ). In the years leading up to the moratorium, Ray Hollowell, the managing member of Outer Banks/Kinnakeet […]

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2023 Atlantic hurricane season was the fourth-busiest; Idalia, Ophelia left biggest marks on eastern N.C.

From The 2023 Atlantic hurricane season that comes to an end on Thursday will be remembered for two late-summer storms that left their legacies on eastern North Carolina in what was one of the busiest seasons in the last eight decades. The above-average year of activity was characterized by record-warm Atlantic sea surface temperatures, […]

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