Dare County Newswire (Page 7)

Dare County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dare County, NC. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 1,090 in Dare County, NC

  1. COA set for Center upgradesRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... using $1.5 million of the bond proceeds for campus consolidation and renovation of professional arts spaces in Dare County. Those funds will not be able to be used for that project. That's because Dare was excluded from state legislation passed last ...

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  2. Currituck board to get advisory payRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... a lot as a commissioner. Just to get to commissioner meetings, he has to drive south on N.C. Highway 12 into Dare County and then head northward toward the Currituck mainland when he gets to U.S. Highway 158. "So for me in particular, because I come ...

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  3. Unemployment ticks up in May; Chowan has highest rateRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... the region - 4.2 percent - but it, too, saw its unemployment rate rise from 4 percent in April. Elsewhere, both Dare County and Gates County reported slight decreases in their unemployment rates in May. Dare's and Gates' rates were 5 percent and 4.5 ...

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  4. Rural NC is not faring well under TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... for Trump in 2016, these "forgotten" voters were taken for granted by the man who promised to help them. Dare County, for example, had 12,256 buildings flooded - most in the state. In 2016, the county voted for Trump by a margin of 22 percentage ...

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  5. Ex-trustee: Chowan losing clout at COARead the original story

    Jul 1, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... Pat McCrory, was not reappointed to the board by current Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper. Instead, Tommy Fulcher, a Dare County resident was appointed to the seat. After the regular meeting of the COA trustee board last week, Kehayes said she understands ...

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  6. Senate OKs bill for Currituck COA facilityRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    State lawmakers have approved state funding for a new College of The Albemarle facility in Currituck, but have withheld that approval for a new facility in Dare County. "Well, it's half a loaf," COA Board of Trustees Chairman Paul O'Neal said of the General Assembly's passage of House Bill 656 early Friday morning.

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  7. Driver of car stolen out of Virginia arrested in Dare CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Authorities in Dare County say a driver was arrested June 22 after a sheriff's office deputy stopped a stolen vehicle in Kill Devil Hills. The Dare County Sheriff's Office said on Facebook Thursday the deputy was on routine patrol when they ran a tag on a vehicle that came back as stolen.

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  8. Dare County police seek man wanted on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    DARE COUNTY, N.C. - Police are looking for a 20-year-old man who is wanted on drug charges. The Dare County Narcotics Task Force searched a home in the 1800 block of Creek Street on Monday and found marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

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  9. National Park Service and Dare County Urge Visitors to Use Caution...Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    Over the last two to three months, a large sandbar has formed off Cape Hatteras National Seashore in the Cape Point area. Due to the number of recent water rescues the Hatteras Island Rescue Squad has made between the tip of Cape Point and the sandbar, the National Park Service and Dare County are urging all park visitors to use caution when attempting to access the offshore sandbar.

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  10. Park officials warn swimmers to be cautious visiting new sandbar in Cape HatterasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    CAPE POINT, N.C. - The National Park Service and Dare County officials are warning people to be careful when visiting the sandbar that has formed off the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. According to the National Park Service, the sandbar formed in the Cape Point area over the last two to three months, drawing in visitors and leading to a significant number of recent water rescues by the Hatteras Island Rescue Squad.

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  11. Outer Banks officials issue warnings against swimming to newly formed island Read Story StaffRead the original story

    May 31, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    The National Park Service and Dare County are urging people, visiting a new island in the Outer Banks, to use caution when trying to get onto the large sandbar. The new island formed over several months off the coast of Cape Point near the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse.

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  12. Narcotics task force search warrant leads to five arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Kyle Larson found himself leading the Daytona 500 with one lap remaining and a shot to win the biggest race on th From left to right: Amerikan Saliasi, Matea Ward Smith, Jessica Tran Thai, Jason Anthony Dowless and Albert Ramo Saliasi. DARE COUNTY, N.C. - A search warrant executed by the Dare County Narcotics Task Force led to five arrests on June 23. The task force worked with the Kill Devil Hills Police Department and the State Bureau of Investigation to search a residence in the 300 block of Clamshell Drive.

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  13. After numerous water rescues, officials ask visitors to 'use caution' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The National Park Service and Dare County officials are asking visitors of the newly formed island off Cape Hatteras in the Outer Banks of North Carolina to use caution.

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  14. Amended COA bill may head to Senate floorRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... the college's NC Connect Bond allocation toward a Public Safety Center in Currituck and a new COA campus that Dare County has proposed building. The Currituck facility would include dedicated classroom space for COA's law enforcement, firefighting ...

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  15. 1955 Ferry ProposalRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2017 | Ocracoke Journal

    ... their visitors. "We think it would be only a good neighbor gesture, if the officials and civic organizations of Dare County would join hands with the civic club and public spirited citizens of Ocracoke Island in seeking to bring about the deserved ...

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  16. Dare Rep. Boswell holding up COA facilities billRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... Connect bond money earmarked for COA to be used as leverage to finance projects at COA campuses in Currituck and Dare County. The new Currituck Public Safety Center would serve regional needs for adequate facilities to teach and train first ...

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  17. Dare chair baffled by Boswell's opposition to COA billRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    The chairman of the Dare County Board of Commissioners says he and his colleagues are baffled by their elected representative's opposition to a bill that would allow College of The Albemarle to use state bond proceeds to build new college facilities in both Dare and Currituck counties. The bill, known as House Bill 656 or the College of the Albemarle Construction Funds bill, would allow COA to use bond proceeds from the NC Connect Bond that voters approved in November for county-owned facilities in Dare and Currituck.

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  18. COA still hoping for bill's approvalRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... Assembly. "We hope that some form of the projects will go forward," O'Neal said, referring to a proposal by Dare County to construct a new campus for the community college and a proposed Public Safety Center in Currituck County that would include ...

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  19. News 15 mins ago 5:52 p.m.Inside look at new Regional Emergency Communications Center in Dare Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... information. "It only takes one storm to make it a terrible season, so we need to prepare, and we've done that," Dare County Emergency Management Director Dean Pearson said. Dare, Hyde and Tyrell counties are the first three counties in the state to ...

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  20. What a splash!: Visitors rave about H2OBX WaterparkRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... Adams said did not know he would have to enter the slide standing upright. Adams, who's working a summer job in Dare County, described the waterpark as "well thought out" and believes it will be a real shot in the arm for lower Currituck, which ...

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