Tagged: Corolla

Suzanne Tate's "Bring Me Duck", an oral history of the village published in 1986.

Suzanne Tate to Write History of Duck

By Kip Tabb –    To most readers, Suzanne Tate is best known as the author of the Nature Series children’s books. Beautifully illustrated by James Melvin, there are 33 books in the series...

Weather Underground track of Hurricane Arthur at 11a.m. 7/2.

As Arthur Approaches the Outer Banks

By Kip Tabb –  Having a hurricane approaching the Outer Banks this early in the season is somewhat unprecedented, but unprecedented or not, Tropical Storm Arthur (soon to be Hurricane) is off the coast...

Spring 2014 Calendar of Events

  April Kill Devil Hills Historic Landmarks Open House April 11 Tour historic homes while learning about the history, architecture and culture of the Outer Banks. Reception begins at 1PM at the Kill Devil...

Corolla Wild Horses in the surf.

Wild Horse Sense

By Kip Tabb –  All Photos courtesy Corolla Wild Horse Fund At one time, almost every barrier island from Virginia and south had a herd of wild horses that had escaped from ships of...

TR3 Featuring Tim Reynolds at Kelly's Outer Banks Tavern this Saturday.

A Great Outer Banks Weekend on Tap

By Kip Tabb There’s so much happening this weekend it’s hard to imagine that it’s the middle of the winter on the Outer Banks. Right after I came to the Outer Banks 20 years...

Outer Banks Event Recap

By Kip Tabb Here it is, Martin Luther King Weekend coming up, the kids have a halfday  of school on Friday and then are out through Tuesday of next week. The big news for...

Manteo Courthouse with belfry. Image from Manteo Preservation Trust page.

Outer Banks Towns Report

By Kip Tabb –  A new year and there’s already a lot happening in the towns and villages of the Outer Banks. Up in Corolla, the Currituck County Board of Commissioners approved plans for...

Avalon Pier, 10/30/2012.

Sandy One Year Later—Anniversary Thoughts

By Kip Tabb –  It’s been a year since Hurricane Sandy brushed past the Outer Banks. That day—October 29, 2012—is fading into memory now, becoming a little less clear, a little more indistinct. After...

Outer Banks Weekend to Remember

By Kip Tabb –  What an amazing weekend! Outer Banks weather wasn’t perfect, but it never quite rained, the Parade of Homes was a spectacular as it always is, Mike Dianna keeps finding some...