September 07, 2018
CURRITUCK — Experience and personability were two key factors in Ben Stikeleather’s hiring as Currituck County’s new assistant county manager.
September 02, 2018
Tourists spent a whopping $335 million in six Albemarle area counties in 2017, with every county reporting an increase in visitor spending from the previous year.
While the bulk of that spending — $230.86 million — was in Currituck County, whose Outer Banks attract thousands of…
September 01, 2018
BARCO — During halftime of Currituck County High School’s home football game against Hickory Thursday, Currituck County Schools recognized the Currituck County Sheriff’s Office and its partnership with the school system.
August 31, 2018
CURRITUCK — A longtime employee of Iredell County has been hired as Currituck County’s new assistant manager.
Ben Stikeleather, currently strategic planning and communications manager for Iredell, begins work in Currituck on Oct. 1, a county press release states. He’ll be paid $91,…
August 31, 2018
CURRITUCK — Thanks to a nearly $1 million federal grant, Currituck County firefighters soon will all be using the same kind of self-contained breathing apparatuses when they have to battle flames and smoke.
Currituck Fire-EMS officials received word this week their application for an…
August 27, 2018
CURRITUCK — With the Currituck schools growing by more than 60 students a year, and projections showing the county could have as many as 1,100 additional school-age children in 20 years, Currituck’s manager is recommending county officials move soon to secure a site for a new school.
August 25, 2018
CURRITUCK — Elected officials who represent Currituck County and want to secure a contract to do business with the county must now get public approval first from the county Board of Commissioners.
August 24, 2018
CURRITUCK — The Currituck County Schools have named a new principal at Currituck County Middle School and a new chief information officer for the school district.
At Currituck County Middle School, Michelle Cowan has been named principal of the school after serving as interim principal.…
August 14, 2018
CURRITUCK — After being talked about for decades, the long-delayed Mid-Currituck Bridge is moving closer to a projected starting date for construction.
August 10, 2018
CURRITUCK — The Currituck Board of Education has signed off on Superintendent Mark Stefanik’s choice for principal at Currituck County High School — but only after a split vote.
The board voted 3-2 this week to hire veteran school administrator Brian Matney for the…