Category: News

Bonner Bridge-Closed for Repairs . . .

By Kip Tabb –  Saying, “I made this decision,” NC Secretary of Transportation, Tony Tata, outlined the steps being taken by NCDOT to mitigate the effects of the sudden closure of the Bonner Bridge...

Bonner Bridge to Close Immediately

NCDOT Press Release  –    To protect the traveling public, the N.C. Department of Transportation has closed the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge over the Oregon Inlet on N.C. 12 along the Outer Banks today due to immediate safety...

Retiring Mayor Cliff Perry with incoming Mayor Gary Perry (no relation) receiving resolution of appreciation from Kitty Hawk Town Council.

Cliff Perry—A Lifetime of Service

By Kip Tabb –  Mayor Cliff Perry stepped down last night after 26 years of service to the town of Kitty Hawk. In a ceremony citing his many accomplishments Chairman of the Dare County...

Radar image captured from Weather Underground at approx. 5:50 p.m. The red flag is KDH.

Outer Banks Weather-Pick Your Poison

Compiled by Kip Tabb –  Radar image captured from Weather Underground at approx. 5:50 p.m. The red flag is KDH.  This is a pick-your-poison kind of night–no matter how you view it, the weather...

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...

A Rising Tide?

By Kip Tabb –  The waters of the oceans have never been a constant. There have always been fluctuations where coastlines meet the sea, whether the waters are retreating or rising. Those fluctuations, though...