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Congratulations to both teams on strong seasons. Full story

2/4/2023 11:54:51 AM

By Kip Tabb | Outer Banks Voice There’s something for everyone on the Dare County GIS (Geographic Information System) page. Find the value of a particular Dare County property, locate the county’s duck blinds and identify their owners, or go back in time to learn about the area’s first real tourist hotel (built in 1838). It’s all there in an easy-to-use format. Full story

2/4/2023 10:52:08 AM

Start planning your spring garden now with the Winter Library Garden Series presented by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension's Dare County Master Gardeners in conjunction with the Dare County Library. Full story

2/4/2023 8:57:57 AM

The 35th Annual Outer Banks Senior Games will take place April 17-28, 2023. Each spring, local residents over the age of 50 are invited to participate in the Outer Banks Senior Games.   Full story

2/3/2023 2:51:59 PM

Pea Island Preservation Society celebrates Black history on the Outer Banks By Mary Ellen Riddle | Outer Banks Voice Joan Collins is firmly anchored to the Black history of the Outer Banks. “My family history here can definitely be connected to the roles Blacks played in the US Life-Saving Service,” the US Coast Guard and the Freedman’s Colony,” she said. Full story

2/3/2023 2:30:39 PM

Freedman, Surfmen, Heroes: The Unique Story of Keeper Richard Etheridge and the Pea Island Lifesavers presented by Joan Collins, Coquetta Brooks, Doug Stover, and Dr. Michelle Lewis Full story

1/20/2023 9:55:33 AM

The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries is partnering with the N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort to offer a series of presentations on the history of four different fisheries in North Carolina. Full story

2/1/2023 9:02:24 PM

By Peter Hummers. Everything that matters about Holmes and Watson is here. Conan Doyle’s stories were never about frock coats and gaslight; they're about brilliant detection, dreadful villains and blood-curdling crimes. Full story

2/2/2023 9:46:11 AM

Several high school music students in Dare County recently earned high honors in regional band and symphony orchestras. These students will perform with other top high school musicians from eastern NC at East Carolina University (ECU) this month. Full story

2/3/2023 9:31:26 AM

By Maggie Miles | Outer Banks Voice Feb. 1 marked the start of Black History Month, and the Outer Banks has no shortage of stories rich with the survival and courage of generations of Black locals in the community. Full story

2/2/2023 5:19:17 PM