Santa will arrive for a visit on Ocracoke at the Variety Store on Thursday, Dec. 10.

Monday, Dec. 7
The Hyde County Board of Commissioners will hold an organizational meeting followed by the regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Monday in the Hyde County Government Center, Multi-Use Room, Swan Quarter. Public viewing will be available via the County’s Facebook Live account.

Monday Dec. 7, Tuesday, Dec. 8, & Wednesday, Dec. 9
Staff members of the North Carolina Department of Safety’s Emergency Management/Hazard Mitigation Branch will be on Ocracoke Island for three days starting Monday to assist Hyde County officials in preparing FEMA documents for the Florence and Dorian disasters.

Wednesday, Dec. 9
OCBA Civic Affairs meeting. 6 p.m.
Participate in the meeting virtually through the Ocracoke Civic and Business Association Facebook Page:
Agenda:6:00pm-6:10pm: Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent, Dave Hallac6:10pm-6:20pm: Questions for Dave Hallac6:20pm-6:30pm: Hyde County Manager, Kris Noble6:30pm-6:40pm: Questions for Kris Noble

Thursday, Dec. 10
Santa arrives at the Ocracoke Variety Store from 5 to 7 p.m. Santa will greet children on the porch observing social distancing guidelines. The Variety Store will not provide photos but parents are encouraged to take their own photos.