On June 17, 2020, at approximately 10:20 pm, a Dare County Sheriff’s Office C-District Deputy approached a vehicle that was parked at a new construction site near Spencer Lane and Hwy 12 in Frisco, NC. The vehicle had two occupants and did not have any lights on. During the encounter the Deputy smelled an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The vehicle was searched and an amount of Methamphetamine, prescription medication, marijuana and drug paraphernalia were located. Tiah Caroline Stetson, F/25, 1100 Block of ER Daniels Rd, Wanchese, NC was charged with (F) Possession of Methamphetamine and being held on a $5,000 secured bond. Paula Melissa Charlene Gilbert, F/43, 6300 Block of Taylor Dr, Norfolk, VA was charged with (F) Possession of Methamphetamine and was released on a $5,000 secured bond.
Dare County Board of Commissioners Chairman Bob Woodard has released a video message addressing residents and visitors to the Outer Banks. In the video, Woodard comments on the current status of COVID-19 in Dare County—and remarks on the amount of progress that has been made toward vaccinating the county’s population against the virus. Woodard also [...] Local News | Full Article
June 18, 2021 | Local News | By: Joy Crist
The remnants of Potential Tropical Cyclone 3, which is located in the Gulf of Mexico as of Friday morning, could bring heavy rains and minor coastal flooding to the Outer Banks early next week, per a recent update from the National Weather Service Newport / Morehead City office. The current forecast from the National Hurricane Center [...] Local News | Full Article