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Runners along Kitty Hawk Bay in Kitty Hawk.

Outer Banks Marathon Weekend a Huge Success

 Photo and Story by Kip Tabb –    The weather for the 9th Annual Towne Bank Outer Banks Annual Marathon was about as good as it could have been. Sunday, especially was a good...

Leon Tabb with two Navy buddies on Attu, the western most of the Aleutian Islands.

Veteran’s Day-An Appreciation

By Kip Tabb – My father, who passed away last year, was a veteran of WWII. He served in the Navy, was stationed in the Aleutians where he loaded ordinance onto PBYs for a...

At Stripers table. Preparing the chilpote honey mahi. Served on a crisp warm taco.

A Cook-Off Crazy Weekend

Article and Photos by Kip Tabb –  With the first ever Fish Taco Cook-off at the Sea Ranch Resort scheduled for Saturday followed by the 5th Annual Shrimp Cook-off on Sunday at Ocean Boulevard,...

OBX VIP Fishing Tournament Largest in World

By Kip Tabb –  The 32nd Lion’s VIP (Visually Impaired Persons) Fishing Tournament got in two out of three days of spectacular weather last week. The tournament, by all account the largest in the world,...

Giant duck kite at the AKA convention held at the Visitor's Bureau Event Site in Nags Head

Kites Paint the Sky in Nags Head

Article and Photos by Kip Tabb –  It would be hard to imagine a better way to tell the world about the Outer Banks than the 37th Annual American Kitefliers Association (AKA) happening this...

3rd Annual Bluegrass Festival Best Yet

Article and photos by Kip Tabb –  After three years and innumerable performances, the Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival is still fresh and wonderful. It would be hard to imagine anyone other than Cory Hemilright—the...

25th Artrageous Promises to Be Best Yet

By Kip Tabb –  Twenty-five years of art . . . and amazing art it has been. The 25th Anniversary of the Dare County Arts Council’s Artrageous coming up this Saturday may be the...

Raising Will Ferrell (Every Night Live!)

Two is an age that is ridiculous, hilarious, outrageous and possibly offensive—all descriptors, not coincidently, which describe Will Ferrell’s greatest comedic roles. We are all characters in our own undocumented reality show, Raising Will Ferrell: The Terribly Hilarious Twos.