June 22, 2017

POWELLS POINT — Nick Timberlake has been to a couple of massive waterparks in his native Ohio. So he was looking forward to slipping and sliding on the brand new H2OBX Waterpark in Powells Point.

Timberlake, who was among the waterpark’s first visitors after it opened on Thursday, said…


June 22, 2017

CURRITUCK – Currituck commissioners have signed off on the master plan for the proposed Moyock Mega-Site — a project one commissioner said was needed to ensure northern Currituck avoids sprawl and develops in an orderly fashion.  

"We know that folks are coming to the county,"…

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June 21, 2017

POWELLS POINT — A day after postponing its long-anticipated opening, the H2OBX Waterpark in lower Currituck County is set to open at 10 a.m. today.

Erin Ruppenthal, spokeswoman for Camelback Properties, announced today’s opening in a statement Wednesday evening, apologizing to the…

June 20, 2017

POWELLS POINT — Developers of the H20BX Waterpark in lower Currituck are hoping for a splashing success when the new outdoor recreational facility opens Wednesday morning.

"We could certainly see 3,000 or 4,000 people here," Brian Czarnecki, a spokesman for Camelback Resorts, the…


June 20, 2017

A Senate panel is expected to vote Wednesday on a bill that would allow College of The Albemarle to use NC Connect bond funds for new facilities in Currituck and Dare counties.

COA Board of Trustees Chairman Paul O’Neal reported to the board Tuesday night that the bill’s future hangs in…

June 20, 2017

POWELLS POINT – Inclement weather has postponed Wednesday’s grand opening of the new H2OBX Waterpark in lower Currituck County, the park’s developer announced Tuesday evening.

The waterpark’s opening was set for 10 a.m. Wednesday, but citing concerns for the safety of guests…


June 15, 2017

CURRITUCK – A member of the Currituck Planning Board said this week he believes changing the name of the proposed Moyock Mega-Site might help draw more citizen support for the county development project.

Board member Fred Whiteman made the suggestion during a presentation on the Moyock Mega-…

June 09, 2017

CURRITUCK — A former Currituck County educator urged members of Currituck County High School's Class of 2017 on Friday to go the extra mile in their lives.

Addressing Currituck graduates from the football field where they were seated instead of the speakers podium, Rodney Kight told them…


June 07, 2017

CURRITUCK – A 5-1 majority of the Currituck County Commission on Monday evening quickly approved the county's budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

May 25, 2017

POWELLS POINT – The H2OBX waterpark in Lower Currituck apparently isn't going to be ready to open in time for Memorial Day.

Camelback Properties broke ground on the $46 million mega-recreational complex off N.C. Highway 158 last October. At the time, Camelback officials said the waterpark…

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