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Two students charged in 'disturbing' videos taken at KDH school  WAVY-TV

KILL DEVIL HILLS, Va. (WAVY) -- Two students are facing charges in connection to disturbing videos and photos taken inside the locker room of a school in Kill ...



Racist graffiti found in Outer Banks school. Two students charged, NC police say  Durham Herald Sun

Two students from North Carolina's Outer Banks accused of writing racist graffiti in a high school locker room have been suspended and now face charges of ...



2 NC students charged after recording 'disturbing' videos in school locker room  CBS17.com

KILL DEVIL HILLS, N.C. (WAVY) -- Two students are facing charges in connection to disturbing videos and photos taken inside the locker room of a school in Kill ...



Racist graffiti on lockers brings charges against 2 students  WRAL.com

Two North Carolina students face charges connected with racist graffiti found on lockers at a high school.



Future events community calendar | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

April 15 through 27. Ghosts of the Lost Colony. Waterside Theatre in Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, 1409 National Park *Service* Dr. Tours Monday through ...



Racist graffiti on lockers brings charges against 2 NC students  BlueRidgeNow.com

KILL DEVIL HILLS — Two North Carolina students face charges connected with racist graffiti found on lockers at a high school. Dare County sheriff's Capt.



State briefs: Police arrest men in shooting outside courthouse  Greenville Daily Reflector

The Associated Press. Thursday, April 4, 2019. DURHAM — Police have arrested two men after a shooting outside a North Carolina courthouse. Durham Police ...



Method to the madness: Why an OBX team fires away from 3 all game  HighSchoolOT

Chad Williams had been the head boys basketball coach of First Flight High School, located in Kill Devil Hills, since the school opened in the fall of 2004.



Community Calendar, March 20 through March 23 | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

WEDNESDAY, March 20. NC DMV. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hatteras Village Civic Center, 57709 NC 12, Hatteras. Dare Learning Academy. 9 to 10:30 a.m. Innovative ...



La Traviata performance coming to Kill Devil Hills | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Elizabeth R & Company is producing, in partnership with the New York Opera Studio, Verdi's La Traviata. This free opera will be performed Saturday, February 2 ...



First Flight High School in Kill Devil Hills wins men's soccer title  Virginian-Pilot

For two of the last three years, the First Flight High School men's soccer team went to the state 2A championship. But they always came in second, never first.



Kinston, South Central win lopsided games at Good Guys vs. Cancer event  HighSchoolOT

Kinston sophomore wing Dontrez Styles finished with 24 points to lead the Vikings to a 73-53 victory over host First Flight in the Good Guys vs. Cancer showcase ...



Wright Brothers Memorial closed, but that's not stopping visitors  The Outer Banks Voice

The government shutdown isn't stopping folks from visiting the Wright Brothers National Memorial in Kill Devil Hills. Since the Dec. 22 impasse in funding the ...



First Flight hosts hoops classic with star power for good cause  The Outer Banks Voice

Shots will be made and missed. Games will be won and lost. But there won't really be any losers by the time the final buzzer sounds on the first Good Guys vs.



VIDEO: Watch First Flight High set N.C. record with 28 three-pointers in game  USA TODAY High School Sports

The Houston Rockets hit 24 3-pointers in a recent NBA game to set a league record, but that's no big deal to First Flight High School in Kill Devil Hills, N.C..



Katherine Schuster wins back-to-back NCHSAA golf titles  The Outer Banks Voice

First Flight's Katherine Schuster scorched the field at Foxfire Golf Club and Resort to claim her second straight NCHSAA 1A/2A Womens Golf Individual State ...



Daredevils forced out by renovation of First Flight baseball field  The Outer Banks Voice

The Daredevils were founded in 1997, and were an inaugural franchise in the Coastal Plain League before leaving in 2011. (Voice). Because of a long-overdue ...



High School Boys Basketball | Burton, Currituck knock off Manteo at Good Guys vs. Cancer showcase  The Daily Advance

Sunday, December 9, 2018. KILL DEVIL HILLS — Currituck's Carmillo Burton scored game-high 21 points to pace the Knights to a 55-47 win Saturday morning ...



Historical interpreter Clay Jenkinson featured this week  The Outer Banks Voice

Be mesmerized by Clay Jenkinson, America's foremost historical interpreter, as he brings to life three famous characters in different performances March 25 to ...



Manteo to kick off season with tree-lighting, Christmas parade  The Outer Banks Voice

Manteo kicks off the Christmas season Friday, Nov. 30 with a tree-lighting and arrival of Santa Claus, followed by the annual holiday parade on Saturday, Dec. 1.



Concert and light art show set for Wright Memorial Saturday  The Outer Banks Voice

The National Park *Service* is opening up the Wright Brothers National Memorial for a concert and light art show Saturday. Admission to the park grounds will be ...



First Flight High School sets NC record with 28 3-pointers  HighSchoolOT

Kill Devil Hills, N.C. — The Houston Rockets hit 24 3-pointers in a recent NBA game to set a league record, but that's no big deal to First Flight High School in Kill ...



Millard Eugene “Gene” Harvey of Kill Devil Hills, Sept. 28  The Outer Banks Voice

It is with great sadness that the family of Millard Eugene “Gene” Harvey of Kill Devil Hills announces his passing on Friday, September 28, 2018, at the age of 87 ...



NC Rate Bureau seeks rate hike | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Complacency has a cost and attending the February 13 public forum on a recent rate increase filing by the North Carolina Rate Bureau helps put in focus just ...



Swimming advisory issued for Outer Banks beaches | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

State officials are advising beach-goers to stay out of coastal waters in Dare and Currituck counties due to high rainfall and flooding from recent storms.



Police dogs on duty | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

The combination of speed, agility and an almost unbelievable sense of smell make canines a great police partner. In the late 1980s, Dare County Sheriff's ...



Longtime Dare County Schools administrator Trip Hobbs, May 7  The Outer Banks Voice

Gelon S. “Trip” Hobbs III, chief operations officer for Dare County Schools, passed away on May 7 in Chapel Hill. Hobbs moved to the Outer Banks in 1997, ...



UPDATED: Pilot identified in fatal plane crash near Dare County Airport | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Authorities have identified the pilot killed in Wednesday morning's crash near Dare County Airport as Daniel Morgan Lane, 35, of Kill Devil Hills. Lane had taken ...



After drowning, Outer Banks high school senior will get diploma posthumously  Virginian-Pilot

Dylan Turner, 18, of Colington drowned as he attempted to swim with a friend from one pier to another about 50 yards apart, said Lt. Mitchell DeLoatch of the ...



Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce statement on release of permits for seismic testing, blasting and exploration | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

The Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce represents approximately 950 businesses and organizations along the beautiful North Carolina coast from Corolla in ...



Fishing Roundup: Exciting King Mackerel catch | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Third-time pin rig fisherman Andrew Moseley of Chesapeake felt the thrill of catching a big 52 – inch long king mackerel while fishing at Jennette's Pier in Nags ...



OBX Community Foundation accepting scholarship applications  The Outer Banks Voice

The Outer Banks Community Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications on its website: www.obcf.org. The application deadline is 11:59 p.m., Sunday ...



Farmville Central wins fourth game this week, routs Bertie  HighSchoolOT

Saturday's impressive 95-67 rout of Bertie in the Good Guys vs. Cancer event at First Flight High School made a successful week for the Jaguars.



Dare County Board of Commissioners – At Large Seat | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Dare County Board of Commissioners – At Large Seat. The contest is between Anne P. Petera, Republican, and Ervin Bateman, Democrat.



Kill Devil Hills pursuit ends in Columbia | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Kill Devil Hills police officers were involved in a vehicle pursuit that began in the Town of Kill Devil Hills and concluded in Tyrrell County.



MARK JURKOWITZ: Assessing the 2020 political landscape, avoiding the briers  WRAL.com

EDITOR'S NOTE: Mark Jurkowitz is publisher of the Outer Banks Sentinel. He is a veteran journalist who spent 10 years at the Boston Globe newspaper and ...



High School Roundup | Currituck basketball falls to Bertie  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Saturday, January 12, 2019. BARCO — The Currituck boys' basketball team lost to Bertie 55-53 Thursday at Currituck County High School.



Westboro Baptist plans protest at local high school  WAVY-TV

Westboro Baptist Church, infamous for anti-gay protests and funeral picketing, is planning a protest outside a Kill Devil Hills high school.



Pedestrian struck, killed crossing 158 in Kill Devil Hills | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

On Friday, November 30, a pedestrian crossing US 158 was struck and killed by a motorist driving northbound at approximately at 9:40 p.m., according to ...



New Kill Devil Hills Dollar Tree opens Oct. 4 | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

A new Dollar Tree store taking over space occupied by the old Rite Aid in Kill Devil Hills is scheduled to open Thursday, Oct. 4. The company is in the process of ...



Kill Devil Hills announces death of retired K-9 Police Officer Ire | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

The Town of Kill Devil Hills has announced the death of retired K-9 Police Officer Ire. Ire (pronounced Ῑ-rē) began her career with the Kill Devil Hills Police ...



Suffolk mourns 'Trip' Hobbs - The Suffolk News-Herald  Suffolk News-Herald

English class with Gelon “Trip” Hobbs III was engaging and it was where students developed as writers, former students and colleagues said recently.



Rep. Beverly Boswell to seek another term in state House  The Outer Banks Voice

State Rep. Beverly Boswell announced Saturday she will seek a second term in the North Carolina House of Representatives. The Republican from Kill Devil ...



Tshombe Selby, La Traviata and the Journey Home  The Outer Banks Voice

Returning to the Outer Banks as the lead tenor in the tragic opera La Traviata on Saturday, September 15, Tshombe Selby is coming back to where his journey ...



Alcoholics Anonymous meetings on the Outer Banks | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings, Outer Banks AA Hotline (252) 256-0850, Schedule at aaobx.com SUNDAY Colington: Sober Sunday. Colington Fire Station ...



'Joyful, accomplished' 3rd-grade teacher named Dare's best  The Outer Banks Voice

Dare County Schools has selected a third-grade teacher at Nags Head Elementary School as the District Teacher of the Year. The 2017-18 honoree is Katie ...



Alcoholics Anonymous meetings | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Alcoholics Anonymous meetings. Outer Banks AA Hotline (252) 256-0850. Schedule at aaobx.com. SUNDAY. Colington: Sober Sunday. Colington Fire Station ...



Restricted entry begins for Hatteras Island this afternoon | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Beginning at 2:30 p.m. today, Saturday, Sept. 15, access for Priority Levels Two and Three (essential personnel, permanent residents, essential personnel for ...



New owners for Kill Devil Hills ice cream and fries landmark | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Duane Gillespie has vacationed in the Outer Banks since he was a kid, and he's been bringing his own kids — two now in college and one in high school ...



Forging 'Mathletes': Hard work key for soccer coach Vrablic | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

For Frank Vrablic, life's all about hard work and being prepared. If you put in the time and push hard, things typically go your way. This old school mentality ...



New rental projects aim to add choices to beach living  The Outer Banks Voice

There's no shortage of discussions about the dearth of housing alternatives along the Outer Banks. The bottom line is that the area lacks the choices that feed a ...



Fishing cranking up after Florence | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Hurricane Florence made its presence known along the Outer Banks last week causing ocean over wash, flooding roads and damaging oceanfront structures ...



A record season ends for First Flight | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

In a close game until the end, First Flight's men's basketball squad was defeated 78 to 69 by Greene Central in the third round of the state 2A playoffs, ending the ...



Risk of deadly rip currents continues Sunday | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

A high risk of deadly rip currents continues today, Sunday, July 15, for Outer Banks beaches. As of 10:30 a.m., there are no red “no swimming' flags flying. Yellow ...



Extensive damage to Fishin Fannatic in Thursday morning fire | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Shortly after 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Roanoke Island Volunteer Fire Department firefighters were called to a charter fishing boat fire at Wanchese Marina in the 4400 ...



Heroin seized, two arrested in traffic stop | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

An ongoing investigation into heroin trafficking in Dare County led to two arrests during a Tuesday traffic stop in Nags Head. The Dare County Narcotics Task ...



Inmate captured after escape from Dare detention center | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

A “security breach” allowed an inmate to escape from the Dare County Detention Center in Manteo early Saturday morning, authorities said. Zachary Barksdale ...



Fire destroys Southern Shores home | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Firefighters from Nags Head to Duck battled an early morning Southern Shores fire that completely destroyed a South Dogwood Trail home Friday.



Transportation board votes to name new Oregon Inlet bridge in honor of Marc Basnight | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

On March 7, the N.C. Board of Transportation voted to designate the new N.C. 12 bridge over Oregon Inlet the Marc Basnight Bridge. The segment of the old ...



Carol Robertson Bulluck | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Carol Robertson Bulluck, 73, of Kill Devil Hills, died Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at The Outer Banks Hospital. Born in Tampa, Fla. on October 12, 1945, she was ...



Pilot died 'doing what he loved most' | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

The Dare County Airport Authority is discussing the safety of banner planes in the aftermath of Wednesday's deadly aircraft crash off Etheridge Drive in Manteo.



Friday fire at Whitecap Linen facility in Manteo put out quickly | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Smoke was reported coming out the roof and sides of the Whitecap Linen building in Manteo shortly before 5:30 Friday morning, January 18. The building was ...



Sheriff's department's Camp SALT gets under way in June  The Outer Banks Voice

Dare County Sheriff Doug Doughtie receives a donation for the department's Camp SALT from KDH Assistant Police Chief Dana Harris, who serves as President ...



Molly Tuttle Shares Lead Single From Debut Album  Broadway World

Compass Records has announced the eagerly anticipated debut album from award-winning songwriter-guitarist Molly Tuttle. When You're Ready arrives ...



UPDATED: Alligator captured, let go again in Kitty Hawk | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Don't let the pets out just yet. The two-man Coastal NC Alligator Research team was at Duck Donuts in Kill Devil Hills this morning when they heard about a ...



Under water: Rainfall, flooding continue across the region | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

A lot is under water today along the Outer Banks. Vacationers are posting Facebook videos of their kids kayaking in their beach-house driveways, flooded ...



Lost Colony murder: Here comes the break | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Editor's note: The State Bureau of Investigation assigned cold-case investigator Tony Cummings to the unsolved homicide of Brenda Joyce Holland in response ...



Letter to the Editor: Remembering a friend | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

The Outer Banks lost a friend and icon this past weekend. John Hunter passed away Saturday at this home on Raymond Ave. in Kill Devil Hills. John has been ...



Multi-use park proposed for Baum tract  The Outer Banks Voice

Run Hill is along the southern boundary. (Rob Morris). A disc golf course, walking trails, a campground and a kayak launch are among the ideas in the mix for ...



Former Currituck coach Wheeler accepts football position at Chowan  The Daily Advance

Friday, June 8, 2018. BARCO — Former Currituck head football coach John Wheeler has accepted an assistant coaching position at Chowan University.



Getting to games half the challenge for Ocracoke High teams  HighSchoolOT

When the Ocracoke girl's basketball team travels to Kitty Hawk for an early-season tournament, just making it to the game is its own achievement.



Five New Pieces to the UNCG Basketball Puzzle  isportsweb.com

For the 2018-2019 season, UNCG Basketball will be adding two new players to their roster. Angelo Allegri and Mohammad Abdulsalam played for Link Year ...



Christian athletes host benefits | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes will hold its first of two back-to-back fall fundraisers Monday, Oct. 15 at the Ramada Plaza in Kill Devil Hills, followed by the ...



Testing identifies source of red plume near Oregon Inlet  The Outer Banks Voice

The single-celled organisms belong to a group of ciliated protozoans and large colonies of the species have been known to change ocean water to a brick red ...



Westboro Baptist Church protests move from Elizabeth City to Kill Devil Hills  wtkr.com

Members of the Westboro Baptist Church will move their protests to Kill Devil Hills today.



Fishing roundup: Large pompano in surf, sheepshead at piers | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Independence Day offers a great opportunity to go fishing, and hey, it's free for everyone, too. Every July 4 since 1994, the NC Wildlife Resources Commission ...



Swimmer's body found in Duck | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

The body of a swimmer who went missing in the surf Saturday in Duck was found this morning by Town of Duck police. Kyler Miles, 35, of Ohio was found at 4:12 ...



Overnight fire in Wanchese destroys mobile home | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

A fire in Wanchese Saturday night totally destroyed a mobile home and had fire crews on site for several hours. The initial call came in to responders at 11:43 ...



Little red mailbox, with wings, coming to Lillian Street | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

The mailbox is red, just like its predecessors along the beach, but this one has orange angel wings. Orange was 4-year-old Wesley Belisle's favorite color, and ...



After Pasquotank Correctional and Bertie Correctional slayings, North Carolina prison workers want pay raised | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

RALEIGH — A state employees group called Wednesday on North Carolina to raise the yearly pay of prison workers by $8000 each to reverse a dangerous ...



February 21 National Girls High School Wrestling Rankings  FloWrestling

The National Girls High School Rankings for February 21, 2018 have been released, recognizing the top high school girl wrestlers in the nation. It is the fourth ...



National Girls High School Rankings (Jan. 31): No Changes At The Top  FloWrestling

The national girls high school rankings for January 31 have been released, recognizing the top high school girl wrestlers in the nation. It is the second ranking of ...



Fishing Roundup: Bull drum bite at point | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

An absolutely perfect weather day was complemented by an excellent day of fishing all along the Outer Banks and offshore Saturday. By far the hottest action ...



NC Bridge Sways, Gets Sufficiency Score of 2 Out of 100  Insurance Journal

The daily commute to a high school on Hatteras Island offered Dare County teacher Lisa Duke a gorgeous drive on a scenic highway with the ocean on one.



Rockwall-Heath sports highlights: March 31 | Local Sports  Rockwall County Herald Banner

Last week's athletic highlights at Rockwall-Heath High School:



Manteo commissioners schedule meeting broadcasts | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

When Manteo commissioners decided to tape and televise their public meetings, the expressed opinion of the commissioners was to record most town meetings, ...



Bill Prince, Va. Shore coaching legend, fondly recalled  Delmarva Daily Times

Bill Prince had many fine moments, by all accounts. But one of his finest, said his brother, was about five years ago. Prince was coaching a JV baseball game ...



Meet PARADE's All-America High School Soccer Team  Parade Magazine

This year, we asked readers across the country to nominate their favorite high school soccer players for our annual PARADE All-America Team. Although the ...



VIDEO: International underwater robotics competition in Hilo  Big Island Video News

View iPhone version June 28, 2010 – Hilo, Hawaii Video by David Corrigan 60 high school and college student teams from all over the world, including 5 from ...



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