Category: Community

Fireworks over Manteo.

Independence Day Celebrations

It looks like there’s a weekend of fireworks and celebrations this year for Independence Day on the Outer Banks. With July 4th falling on Saturday, in Duck and Corolla—areas most heavily impacted by changeover...

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

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...

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

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...

Image taken from Not the Answer NC Facebook Page.

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...

Chef Pok (R) and his brother Art, of Pok's Art, winner of the Taste of the Beach People's Choice Award.

OBX Taste of the Beach – Food & Fun

  That was an amazing four days of food, laughter and creativity. The 2015 Outer Banks Taste of the Beach is now history, and this one was certainly one for the book. The local...

Dorothy Hester presenting Champion Award to Jane Webster.

An Emotional OBCF Luncheon

The emotional climax to the annual Outer Banks Community Foundation luncheon was the presentation of a Champion Award to Sterling Webster. Sterling passed away last June, but his wife Jane came forward to accept...

Outer Banks SNAP

A SNAP of a Time

By Kip Tabb Serendipity is one of those times when everything seems to come together at the right time. When the local SNAP (Special Needs Ability Program) came to the Outer Banks Children at Play...

The Ladles crew takes a quick break for a photo shoot.

Ladling Out Soup & Dreams at Ladles

 By Kip Tabb –  The concept behind Ladles, the soup and sandwich shop that just opened in Kill Devil Hills, is simple—homemade soup made fresh daily, all sandwiches and salads made to order and...