COVID-19 will be on the island soon if not already; What...

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There was good public health news last week when a mass testing event for COVID-19 in the National Park Service parking lot...

Joebell flowers on Ocracoke

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Jobell flowers in Community Square. Photo: C. Leinbach To catch up on Ocracoke news and much more,...

‘The Socialists are coming! The Socialists are coming!’

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Robert Orr By Robert F. Orr Mitch McConnell texted me the other day with an...

Randal Mathews’ open letter to the Ocracoke community

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Rep. John A. Torbett, R-Gaston, chair of the N.C. House Select Committee on Strategic Transportation Planning and Long-Term Funding Solutions and...

Commissioner comments on COVID-19 in Hyde County

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Editor's note: Tom Pahl is Ocracoke's Hyde County commissioner and offers these comments following the Hyde County commissioner's monthly meeting held virtually via Facebook...

Against offshore drilling

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Editor: If you’re reading this, you’re probably familiar with the blessing that is our coast. It provides us with...

2020 Census too costly to ignore

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Hyde County, North Carolina Editor’s note: Hyde County has one of the lowest census response rates in the...

How ‘Black Lives Matter’ should really be interpreted

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The following op-ed piece is by a former justice on the N.C. Supreme Court, Bob Orr. Orr was the first Republican to win a...

One non-resident property owner to other NRPOs: ‘Please wait’

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For Ocracoke news and much more, click here  By Mike Lydick I’m a member of an Ocracoke Non-Resident Property Owner (NRPO) Facebook page that was created...

Anger is a most convenient tool

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A front moves into Ocracoke. Photo: C. Leinbach By Traci DeVette Griggs It’s a food...