Ocracoke Express ferry resumes Tuesday after steering repairs

From SamWalkerOBXNews.com A mechanical issue with the state-owned Ocracoke Express passenger ferry has been repaired at the state shipyard in Manns Harbor, and plans are for service to resume on Tuesday. The catamaran-style vessel, which is now in its sixth season, transports passengers via a 70-minute trip between Hatteras Village and Silver Lake Harbor in Ocracoke […]

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Robert Arthur Hill, Jr

June 9, 1959 – June 10, 2024 WANCHESE — Robert Arthur Hill, Jr., of Wanchese, NC, passed away on June 10, 2024, in Manteo, NC, one day after celebrating his 65th Birthday. He was born on June 9, 1959, in the District of Columbia to Bob Hill and the late Shirley (McCoy) Hill. He spent […]

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Ronald L. Forbes

December 31, 1947 – June 8, 2024 Ronald L. Michel Forbes was born in December 1947 and passed away peacefully on June 8, 2024, at his home in Montross, Virginia. He was an excellent carpenter and had a beautiful singing voice. Ron loved the Outer Banks and fishing off the Kitty Hawk Pier. Private burial […]

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