Tagged: Dare County

With cancer survivors leading the way, the 2015 Dare County Relay for Life gets underway on Saturday.

$35K=Dare County Relay for Life

  The Dare County Relay for Life began in brights sunshine on Saturday and walked through the night ending a little after dawn at 8:00 a.m. on Sunday. With perfect, if cool, weather and...

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...

Dare County Commissioners voting "aye" in support of a resolution opposing offshore drilling.

Dare County Commissioners Oppose Drilling

  By a unanimous vote the Dare County Commissioners passed a resolution opposing offshore drilling for oil and gas off the North Carolina coast. If there was a surprise in the vote, it was...

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...

Packed room at the Town Hall meeting.

Huge Participation at Town Hall Meeting

 Article and photos by Kip Tabb –    The first Dare County Commissioner’s Town Hall meeting was held Wednesday night and the range of issues and questions put to the commissioners seemed to cover...

Decorating the Farmdog Surfboard at the 25th Annual DCAC Artrageous.

2014 in Review

By Kip Tabb With 2014 rapidly drawing to an end and Champagne corks ready to welcome 2015 to the world it seems like a good time to look back over the past year on...

Community Foundation Giving Circle presenting check to the Outer Banks SPCA.

Circle of Giving Gives to the SPCA

By Kip Tabb –  Walking into the SPCA back on Driftwood Drive in Manteo is at once joyous and heartbreaking. Joy because there is so much love in that building—the love of the workers...

Donnie King working to preserve the beach. Photo K. Wilkins Photography.

Evergreen Beaches

By Lindsey Beasley Dianna –  Donny King, owner of Ocean Boulevard in Kitty Hawk, wants your Christmas trees, and he doesn’t plan to take them down any time soon. Life on a sandbar is...