Category: Opinion

Elijah Burge in Afghanistan.

The Dab

Review by Kip Tabb –  Elijah Burge grew up on the Outer Banks and was changed forever by Afghanistan. His book, “The Dab” is a chilling story of the reality that he witnessed. Elisha...

16 (Plus 20) and Pregnant

By Lindsey Dianna – Unplanned but not unwanted–Lindsey Dianna was not expecting to be pregnant again at 16 (plus 20). “Hello, this is Brenda.” “Oh Brenda, thank God you answered, I need some answers...

Are You Connected? Social Media Apps for Travel

By Kathy McCullough-Testa –  The internet and smart devices have revolutionized travel. Gone are the days of lugging folders full of travel brochures, weather printouts, and restaurant listings. Today, everything can be accessed from...

Foreman’s Lumber–Dreams Go Up In Flames

By Kip Tabb –  With flames leaping into the early morning sky, the Kitty Hawk Fire Department, in cooperation with the fire departments from the northern beaches, burned the Foreman’s Lumber building to the...

Are You Connected?

Kathy McCullough-Testa –  Today’s Social Media Tool – Facebook Part II – Groups, Messaging, Chat, and Ticker In our last column, we discussed the basics of creating a personal Facebook account including setting up...

2013 Fearless Predictions

By Kip Tabb –  Predictions are a dangerous business, invariably proving us wrong in our judgments and frequently demonstrating for one and all that our intelligence is a transient thing limited only to the...

North Beach Sun New Year’s Resolutions

By Kip Tabb –  Well, another year is almost in the bag. In theory another layer of learning to help us navigate our way through the world, although there is a quote I came...