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Hands linked at noon in Nags Head for Hands Across the Sand. Photo, Kip Tabb. 2

Hands Link Against Offshore Oil/Gas

As Outer Banks opposition to offshore drilling grows stronger and more focused, local activities are focussing on ways to raise public awareness of the possibility that oil and gas exploration could be a part...

With cancer survivors leading the way, the 2015 Dare County Relay for Life gets underway on Saturday. 0

$35K=Dare County Relay for Life

  The Dare County Relay for Life began in brights sunshine on Saturday and walked through the night ending a little after dawn at 8:00 a.m. on Sunday. With perfect, if cool, weather and...

The seismic surveying permit process. 0

Surveying the BOEM Permit Process

With a Monday visit from the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) at the Kill Devil Hills Ramada Inn, the first phase in the in the permitting process to explore for offshore oil and gas...

David Vincent celebrating his victory, with Josh Holland (L) and Zarreia Liverman (R). 0

A Special Day for OBX Special Olympics

The Dare County Special Olympics were held on Saturday at the First Flight High School athletic field. Beneath the gray skies and falling temperatures, something remarkable happened. In the striving of athletes to be...

Smoothhound shark in subaquatic vegetation. The most prevalent shark in the Outer Banks sounds. 0

Dogfish & Sandsarks & Bulls Oh My!

  Sharks in the Outer Banks sounds? Maybe . . . well, probably. There’s not much reason for concern since there’s almost no chance of human/shark interaction, but there are sharks in the sound. That...

Coming over the Moor Shore Road bridge in Kitty Hawk with race winner Will Christian in the lead. 0

OBX Spring Events Come Alive

With the Flying Pirate Half Marathon Weekend this past Saturday and Sunday and the 13th Annual Outer Banks Bike Week this week the Outer Banks has a bit of the summer time feel to...

Judge's Award winner, George Wood with his photograph Mellow Cello. 0

OBX Forum/DCAC Art Show at Trio

The Dare County Arts Council and Outer Banks Forum for the Lively Arts are two of the oldest and most vibrant organizations working with the Outer Banks creative community. When the two nonprofits come...

Dare County Commissioners voting "aye" in support of a resolution opposing offshore drilling. 0

Dare County Commissioners Oppose Drilling

  By a unanimous vote the Dare County Commissioners passed a resolution opposing offshore drilling for oil and gas off the North Carolina coast. If there was a surprise in the vote, it was...

Image taken from Not the Answer NC Facebook Page. 0

Crowdsourcing for Not the Answer NC

At the Not the Answer NC meeting on Wednesday evening, Ivy Ingram mentioned the organization had set up a crowd sourcing site to help fund their mission to stop the sale of oil and...