Eduardo to vie for best seafood taco

Ocracoke’s own Eduardo Chavez will once again compete for top chef honors at 2 p.m. Sept. 17 in the Day at the Docks Seafood...

Ocracoke events Sept. 5 to 11

Monday, Sept. 5 (Labor Day holiday)Ocracoke Oyster Company: Brooke & Nick, 7 pm Tuesday, Sept. 6On the three-year anniversary of Hurricane Dorian, the Ocracoke United...

Ocracoke Health Center seeks a new doctor

Dr. Erin Baker is leaving the Ocracoke Health Center.

Island-wide yard sale set for Sept. 17

The Ocracoke Civic & Business Association will host the Ocracoke Island-Wide Yard Sale from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17.  The rain...

Traffic stops and more highlight August police activity

By Connie Leinbach Although the tourist season is winding down, Capt. Joe Smith of the Hyde County Sheriff's Office reported 58 traffic stops with more...

William David Robinson: 1974 to 2022

William David Robinson, 48, of Ocracoke, died on Monday, Aug. 29. He was a loving son, brother, uncle, and friend to many. He will be...

Ocracoke passenger ferry season extended through September

Due to popular demand, the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Ocracoke Express will extend its operating season through Sept. 30. The season was previously slated to end on Labor Day.

Ocracoke events Aug. 29 to Sept. 4

Tuesday, Aug. 30Bird Walk (NPS program), 8:30 a.m. Meet winged residents of Ocracoke and those traveling the Atlantic Flyway. Binoculars are available.  (60 minutes)...

NPS gives update on the at-risk oceanfront homes in Rodanthe

By Joy Crist, reposted courtesy of Island Free Press National Parks of Eastern N.C. Superintendent David Hallac provided updates on the problematic and endangered oceanfront...

NPS approves Ocracoke light station renovation

From our news services The National Park Service has approved and selected a plan to rehabilitate the Ocracoke Light Station. After evaluating three alternatives, the NPS...