Time to get creative with your face covering

Ocracoke Alive wants people on Ocracoke to add some bling to their COVID-19 face coverings. The nonprofit arts organization...

‘Birchbark Chronicles’: Pat Garber’s new book is a picaresque journey

By Connie Leinbach Pat Garber’s new book is a deep dive into her young...

New Ann Ehringhaus exhibit down east

‘Long Point Big Turtle,’ by Ann Ehringhaus “Living on the Core,” a photography/poetry show by Ocracoke photographer Ann Ehringhaus,...

Islander sends his nightly taps into the world

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d38hLE7Jpgc Gary Davis plays taps each night at sunset on the porch of his Lighthouse Road home. Video by Peter Vankevich

The mammogram bus is coming to Ocracoke

The Invision Diagnostics mobile 3D mammogram unit will be on Ocracoke July 31 and Aug. 1. To...

How do you approach someone with a substance abuse problem?

When the storms of life happen, professional help is always available. Photo: C. Leinbach

Ocracoke Fig Festival to go virtual

Due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, the Ocracoke community will celebrate the summer’s fig bounty in a new and innovative way Aug. 1 to 8...

Advice on the return of visitors to Ocracoke during a pandemic

Ask a Mental Health Professional installment No. 5 By Earle Irwin Question: Please tell me what I can do about this situation. I’ve got an overwhelming...

Facing the unknown

Ask a Mental Health Professional Installment #4 By Earle Irwin Question: What should I know or do before I go into the ocean? Response: When I received...

If Dorian trauma continues, there is help

For Ocracoke news and much more, click here  Ask a Mental Health Professional Installment No. 3 By Earle Irwin Question: Every time I think I got this...