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  1. Work could cause outages on Hatteras, OcracokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative will be doing maintenance work at the Oregon Inlet substation today and power outages are possible. Outages could occur on Hatteras and Ocracoke islands starting between 8 and 9 a.m., according to a news release from Hyde County.

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  2. NCDOT Ferry Division To Hold Open Houses, Ship Tours During Passenger Ferry VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Lincoln Tribune

    ... the Outer Banks May 4-5, it could be a glimpse into the future of a new type of ferry service between Hatteras and Ocracoke. During that visit, NCDOT Ferry Division officials are offering members of the public a chance to tour the ship for ...

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  3. Fred CannonRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Ocracoke Journal

    ... one of many eccentric Outer Bankers, who lived life his own way. Our latest monthly Newsletter is the story of the Ocracoke Orgy. You can read it here: .

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  4. The Ocracoke Coloring BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Ocracoke Journal

    Kitty Mitchell published The Ocracoke Coloring Book in 1976. It was chock full of eccentric characters and snippets of what island life was like four decades ago.

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  5. Deadline approaches for Hatteras Inlet priority passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The N.C. Department of Transportation is advising businesses and vendors to send in their applications for 2015 Priority Passes for the Hatteras Inlet ferry. Vendors and businesses must verify that they are a provider of a service to Ocracoke and may apply for a priority pass if their company travels to Ocracoke at least twice a week, every week.

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  6. TaxesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Ocracoke Journal

    As April 15 nears we think of income taxes. Speaking of taxes, below is information about Ocracoke Island unpaid property taxes that I found in the Feb. 28, 1838 issue of The Weekly Standard .

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  7. The Cross of Lorraine Division: The Story of the 79thRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Ocracoke Journal

    ... have fought particularly well in Normandy, and is considered as one of the best attack divisions in the U.S. Army." Ocracoke Island native, Major General Ira Thomas Wyche was the Commanding General of the 79th. General Wyche, son of Rev. L. O. Wyche ...

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  8. Words of WisdomRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Ocracoke Journal

    Today, just a few short quotations from native islanders: "People come here because they like Ocracoke...but then they start trying to change it." Elizabeth Howard "I've got a mind to go to church today."

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  9. Coquina ClamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Ocracoke Journal

    On Monday I stumbled upon several small patches of coquina clams just above the high tide line. I took this photo: Here is a close-up: Wouldn't this make a great jigsaw puzzle? Our latest monthly Newsletter is the story of the Ocracoke Orgy.

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  10. A Glimpse into the PastRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Ocracoke Journal

    ... f ---and I'm only 83 years old, and I've stood on the porch and seen 30 to 40 vessels on their way in. Just between Ocracoke and Portsmouth, down there what they call Teach's hole. (Post revised at 11:27 am, 3/30/15.)

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  11. Clam Chowder RecipeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Ocracoke Journal

    A reader asked me to share the recipe for the traditional Ocracoke clam chowder I made for the fundraiser this past weekend . I started with a recipe from the green Ocracoke Cook Book , published by the Women's Society of Christian Service of the United Methodist Church.

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  12. Clam ChowderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Ocracoke Journal

    On Saturday Ocracoke Child Care held a fund-raiser, the first annual Clam Chowder Cook-off. Ocracoke Preservation Society decided to enter the contest, and I agreed to make the chowder.

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  13. Village CraftsmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Ocracoke Journal

    ... sample of some of the unique, finely crafted items we offer. Be sure to stop in and say hello on your next visit to Ocracoke Island. We are proud of our quality merchandise and friendly staff. Our Spring Hours are T ues - Sat: 10-4 & Sun: 10-2 ...

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  14. Some Hatteras, Ocracoke beaches close to vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The beaches in front of the seven villages along Hatteras Island and along Ocracoke Island are closing to off-road vehicles for the season. Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent David Hallac says the beaches are closing Wednesday to vehicles through Oct. 31. The areas remain open to pedestrians.

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  15. A Glimpse into the PastRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Ocracoke Journal

    ... f ---and I'm only 83 years old, and I've stood on the porch and seen 30 to 40 vessels on their way in. Just between Ocracoke and Portsmouth, down there what they call Teach's hole. (Post revised at 11:27 am, 3/30/15.)

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  16. Hatteras-Ocracoke ferries increase for Easter, spring breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The Ferry Division of the N.C. Department of Transportation is increasing its ferry runs on the Hatteras-Ocracoke route during spring break and the Easter holiday. The temporary spring schedule will increase the number of daily round-trip runs between Hatteras and Ocracoke from 18 to 26, with half-hour departures for most of the morning and afternoon hours.

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  17. Where is Fernando Po?Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Ocracoke Journal

    ... traveled present-day islanders are. I mentioned this to my daughter Amy, and she posted a question on Facebook for Ocracoke islanders: How many different countries have you lived in or visited? At last count, there were 143 places, some of which I ...

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  18. NCDOT Ferry Division Accommodates Holiday Travelers With More Hatteras RunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Lincoln Tribune

    ... the North Carolina Department of Transportation's Ferry Division will be enhancing the schedule on its Hatteras-Ocracoke route between March 31 and April 13. The temporary Spring schedule will increase the number of daily round-trip runs between ...

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  19. Two Quotations...Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Ocracoke Journal

    I think it's a haven for a wide, wide variety of people. I don't think there is one character that typifies Ocracoke.

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  20. Stunning PhotosRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Ocracoke Journal

    In January I posted information and a link to Garrett Fisher's aerial photos of the Outer Banks. Earlier this month Garrett flew over Hatteras and Ocracoke again.

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