Tagged: Kip Tabb

Hands linked at noon in Nags Head for Hands Across the Sand. Photo, Kip Tabb.

Hands Link Against Offshore Oil/Gas

As Outer Banks opposition to offshore drilling grows stronger and more focused, local activities are focussing on ways to raise public awareness of the possibility that oil and gas exploration could be a part...

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...

Billboard that Not the Answer NC placed on US 64.

OBX Group Organizes Against Offshore Drilling

As opposition to proposed offshore drilling for oil or natural gas solidifies, Outer Banks organizations are taking taking steps to have their voices heard. At an organizing meeting held by Not the Answer NC...

Chef Pok (R) and his brother Art, of Pok's Art, winner of the Taste of the Beach People's Choice Award.

OBX Taste of the Beach – Food & Fun

  That was an amazing four days of food, laughter and creativity. The 2015 Outer Banks Taste of the Beach is now history, and this one was certainly one for the book. The local...

Dorothy Hester presenting Champion Award to Jane Webster.

An Emotional OBCF Luncheon

The emotional climax to the annual Outer Banks Community Foundation luncheon was the presentation of a Champion Award to Sterling Webster. Sterling passed away last June, but his wife Jane came forward to accept...

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...

OBX Opposition to Offshore Drilling Gets Organized

By Kip Tabb –  Held in a private residence in Nags Head on Wednesday evening, Not the Answer NC gathered concerned residents to discuss the upcoming Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) scoping meeting scheduled...