On October 1, 2020 at approximately 3:27pm, the Dare County Sheriff’s Office C-District responded to a Breaking and Entering near Hwy 12 and Barley Lane, Buxton, NC. When the Deputies arrived the found individuals had broken into a drivable RV that was located on the property. Madison Paige Hershberger, F/24, Buxton, NC, was arrested and charged with (M) Breaking and Entering and released. On October 5, 2020, after reviewing the case the Misdemeanor charges were dropped and warrants were taken out for Hershberger and Wyatt Hayes Kennedy, M/30, Buxton, NC for (F) Breaking and/or Entering a Motor Vehicle. Kennedy and Hershberger were located and arrested at approximately 9:44 pm in the Buxton area and taken to the Dare County Detention Center. Both are currently under a one million dollar 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