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Outer Banks Weekend Surf Glows

Saturday evening was Outer Banks perfection; the temperature held steady around 80, no threat of rain and as the sun set, the magic happened. As waves rolled in, the surf began to glow, each...

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Surf Movies Under the OBX Night Sky

Years ago there was this phenomena called Drive-in Movies, a place where families, dates and carloads of kids would go to sit in their parked cars and watch a movie projected on a huge...

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Agents of Financial Aid

OBAR Scholarship Program Helps Local Students Realize Dreams by Jose Valle When Macy Quidley applied for college earlier this year, she wasn’t sure how she would pay for it. That was, at least, until...

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Horrible Hermine & the OBX

It looks as though the Outer Banks is going to be dealing with the lingering effects of Tropical Storm Hermine through today and into tomorrow. And depending on what happens when as it heads...

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Musical Perfection at DCAC

When the Dare County Arts Council moved into the old County Courthouse, the hope was it would be come a centerpiece for downtown Manteo. That hope has been realized. The latest evidence of that...

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NPS Centennial at Wright Brothers

  The National Park Service turned 100 today. In the current climate of political squabbling and name calling maybe that doesn’t seem like such a big deal, a new item that is perhaps destined...

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35 Years for New World Festival

In 1981 the Christmas Store’s Edward Greene introduced the first New World Festival of the Arts, hoping somehow people would come from the beach to Manteo. That first festival was a success and 35...

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Kitty Hawk WEA Leases 1st NC Offered

What if the Federal Government offered wind energy leases and no one bid? The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) announced the Kitty Hawk Wind Energy Area (WEA) would be opening for bids in...

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Ribbon Cutting for Renovated Aquarium

  With the final touches of a spectacular $6.5 million renovation in place, Governor Pat McCrory cut the ribbon on the new and improved Roanoke Island Aquarium Thursday afternoon. It has been 16 years since...