Category: News

Bodie Island Lighthouse Restoration Resumes

By Kip Tabb –  Restoration plans for the Bodie Island Lighthouse were put on hold last year when unexpected structural problem were found in the stairwell. According to Cyndy Holda, Public Affairs Specialist for...

Nags Head Fire Break Work Delayed

By Kip Tabb –  Originally slated to begin Tuesday, Plans by the Town of Nags Head to clear a 30’ wide buffer between properties bordering Nags Head Woods and the heavily forested preserve have...

Pine Island Fire Update

By Kip Tabb –  With no official cause to the fire that consumed two houses and severely damaged a third (editor’s note: visually the third house appears on the extreme edge of “severely damaged”),...

Corolla Fire Destroys Three Ocean Front Homes

By Kip Tabb – Details are still very limited, but a fire Corolla fire destroyed three houses and a number of vehicles in the Pine Island subdivision. Although the houses were occupied at the...

The Curve of History

By Kip Tabb – The Rodanthe S Curves will be a page in history. The waves that create some of the cleanest breaks and best barrels on the Outer Banks, and arguably on the...

Vitamins from the Sea

By Kip Tabb – Nags Head Completes Largest Municipal Funded Beach Nourishment Project in the US – When the last load of sand was pumped to the Nags Head beach and the town’s beach...