Category: Community

Outer Banks Illumination

By Kip Tabb –  Surrounded by the vast reaches of darkness of the ocean and sounds, the Christmas lights of the Outer Banks would seem a beacon of refuge and safety from afar. The...

Make a Joyful Noise unto the Lord

By Kip Tabb –  Sometimes an event comes along that truly captures the feeling of the Christmas season, the sense that this is a time of joy and a time to share those feelings...

Wright Place Preschool Re-opens

By Kip Tabb –  Seven weeks after Hurricane Sandy deposited 18” of water in the classrooms of the Wright Place, the preschool and childcare facility in Kitty Hawk, the doors are open once again...

FFHS DECA Competes at Regional Conference

By Jordan Hennessy, First Flight High School Correspondent –  First Flight High School DECA members traveled to Greenville, N.C. on Dec. 13, to participate in the regional Marketing Competitive Events Conference. Members who went to...

Mayor Jamie Daniels, The Voice of Manteo

By Corinne Saunders –  Manteo Mayor Jamie Daniels began his political career 12 years ago when he started serving on the town planning board. “I was nosy,” he says. He explains that people came...

Lynette Sumner—Defining Outer Banks Success

By Kip Tabb –  Lynette Sumner is bright, well-spoken, creative and driven to succeed—although success for her may not be the classic definition. Her restaurant and spa, Aqua, on the south end of Duck,...

An Outer Banks Christmas Weekend

By Kip Tabb –    The Outer Banks is quintessentially and wonderfully small-town America, a characteristic that truly comes to the fore during the Christmas season. It’s here during other times of the year,...