Tagged: Outer Banks Visitors Bureau

Outer Banks Visitors Bureau launching their Wright Flyer. The glider seemed to be in flight longer than any other, although it did not qualify by distance. Standing on the edge to the left is Allison Wyant. Pushing the tail is Aaron Tuell, Amy Wood to his right and Bruce Weaver of Kitty Hawk Kites.

BrewTag-Can Beer Fly?

  BrewTag—a festival of flight, beer or just a good time on a beautiful day? A difficult question to answer because it was all of the above. Posing the ageless question, if mankind can...

At the meeting sponsored by the Dare County Democratic Party. LtoR: Sue Burgess, Superintendent Dare County Schools; Leanne Winning, Director of Governmental Relations for the NC Schools Board Association; Dr. Randolph Latimore, Superintendent of Hyde County Schools.

The State of NC Education

As the North Carolina state budget remains mired in an impasse, the state’s schools are among the most dramatically affected. Although the quandary over what programs to fund and how to compensate teachers and...

Organizing on the beach for a group photo. The signs from Ocracoke were brought out of the closet from the attempt in the 1990s to lease oil/gas sites off North Carolina.

OBX Opposition Grows to Offshore Oil & Gas

By Kip Tabb –  As opposition to the proposed leasing of oil sites off the North Carolina coast grows, Outer Banks organizations and residents are finding their voice. At a press conference sponsored by...

SAGA Construction home during the ever more popular Outer Banks Parade of Homes.

Dare County Occupancy Continues to Grow

By Kip Tabb Aided by a 45% surge in December, Dare County occupancy revenues improved for the fourth year in a row. The yearend increase of 3% represents an additional $15 million in income...

Great turnout at the 7th Annual Duck Jazz Fest.

Outer Banks Second Season Gains Traction

By Kip Tabb- After years of languishing in a Never-Never land of promise-in-limbo, the Outer Banks shoulder seasons are increasingly gaining economic traction. Part of an overall strategy to increase visitation on the Outer...