REMINDER: Avon Beach Nourishment Tax will be discussed at Monday’s Board of Commissioners Meeting

The establishment of a new Tax Service District in Avon to fund a potential beach nourishment project will be discussed and likely determined at the next Dare County Board of Commissioners meeting, which is scheduled for Monday, March 15, at 5:00 p.m. The proposed Avon Beach Nourishment project will place more than 1 million cubic […]

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Dare County now accepting vaccine requests for essential workers

The Dare County Department of Health & Human Services announced on Thursday, March 4, that they will be accepting vaccine registration requests for folks in Group 3: Front-line Essential Workers. Dare County residents who want to make a request can do so via the online registration form at Once submitted, a call center member […]

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Dare County Schools Provides Info on Returning to School; In-Person Instruction Begins March 1

Dare County Schools (DCS) Superintendent John Farrelly provided the following information for students and their families regarding the return to in-person learning for Dare County students on Monday. “I am highly confident that we will keep our schools open for the remainder of the school year and continue on a path to easing the necessary restrictions that […]

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New CHNS web page will share progress of the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse restoration

The Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Restoration project is about to begin, and the Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CHNS) has created a new page on their website where the public can learn about the endeavor, and track the progress as the work is underway. Built in 1868-70, the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse has understandably suffered some wear and […]

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