April 03, 2018
CURRITUCK — The Currituck County Schools will follow a calendar typically used by elementary and middle schools next year — one that adds planning time for teachers while minimizing early-release days.
The Currituck Board of Education adopted the calendar at its March 29…
March 24, 2018
COINJOCK — Lawrence August, owner and operator of A.D.S. Roofing and Siding, recalls one of the first jobs his firm ever had on the Outer Banks.
August was living in Carteret County at the time when a client asked him to complete a roofing job on his summer home in Dare County. August said…
March 24, 2018
HARBINGER — A Jeep dealer specializing in customizing Wranglers for resale is moving 245 miles from northern Virginia to set up shop in Lower Currituck.
Mike Wells and his wife, Beverly, celebrated the start of construction on his new Wells Custom Jeep dealership in Harbinger, Friday morning.…
March 21, 2018
CURRITUCK — The chairman of the Currituck Board of Commissioners says he plans to follow the “11th Commandant” when it comes to responding to criticisms by his Republican opponent in the May GOP primary for the state House seat in newly drawn District 6.
March 20, 2018
CURRITUCK — A Moyock man arrested last week on charges of possessing child pornography has resigned from the Currituck Game Commission.
Richard Bell, 73, of the 300 block of Puddin Ridge Road, stepped down from his position on the appointed board over the weekend, Commissioner Marion Gilbert…
March 18, 2018
CURRITUCK — Currituck school officials agree with most of the recommendations contained in an outside study of the school district’s finances but are pushing back against proposals to eliminate several assistant principal positions and put children of multiple grade levels on school buses.
March 17, 2018
CURRITUCK — A Moyock man has been arrested on child pornography charges in connection with a multi-state operation through the National Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Program.
March 14, 2018
CURRITUCK — Currituck officials are working on a damage assessment to beach dunes and beach-access walkways on the county’s Outer Banks following a recent nor’easter.
Mary Beth Newns, emergency management director for Currituck County, said the nor’easter that struck the…
March 09, 2018
GRANDY – A 19-year-old N.C. State University student died Thursday after the two-person paddle boat he was in capsized in Currituck Sound, an N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission official said.
Rahul Devineni, of Cary, was found dead in the water off Grandy about 5:30 p.m., Capt. Mark Rich said.…
March 08, 2018
CURRITUCK — After agreeing at their annual retreat not to take a formal position on offshore drilling, Currituck commissioners decided earlier this week to take one after all — in opposition.
Commissioners voted 5-1 to oppose offshore seismic testing and drilling for oil and gas.…