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Job openings on Ocracoke

This painting, 'Drinks by the Water,' by Dan Nelson was painted on Ocracoke when Nelson and several other plein air artists...

Love of children drives Beginning Teacher of the Year Katie O’Neal

Exceptional Children teacher Katie O'Neal is the NCCAT Beginning Teacher of the Year. Photo: C. Leinbach By Connie...

New CD salutes Ocracoke’s cowboy heritage

The cover of the new CD 'When We Were Cowboys' shows a view from where the Berkley Manor property is now...

Snowy Owl returns to Ocracoke

Snowy Owl seen on Ocracoke, Jan.14, 2021. Photo: P. Vankevich To catch up on Ocracoke news...

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Ocracoke Health Center gets special phone number for COVID-19 testing, prescriptions

The Ocracoke Health Center has a special number, 252-489-3622, for COVID testing or prescription refill requests only. Photo: C. Leinbach

What’s open on Ocracoke–updated Feb. 25

1718 Brewing Ocracoke and Plum Pointe Kitchen are closed for the month of February. See below for details. Photo: C. Leinbach...

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2017 NCPA award winner for General Excellence. Winner of 10 awards for 2019, including first place for breaking news coverage of Hurricane Dorian.

Living on the Edge

The December 2020/Winter 2021 issue.