OCRACOKE BREAKS INTO THE LIMELIGHT ON THE 4TH

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This article appeared in the Wilmington Morning Star, July 6, 1914. We can’t vouch for all of the facts in this article, but we...

Ambassador Leonard Meeker on the Cuban Missile Crisis

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This lecture took place on Oct. 23, 2012 at the Ocracoke library.   The Cuban Missile Crisis was  a 13-day confrontation in October 1962 between the...

Islander Eleanor Garrish: from Dust Bowl to Ocracoke Part 2

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June 2015 Compiled by Pat Garber Editor’s note: This is a three-part series, look for the last in­stallment in the July Issue. Having made her de­cision to...

Ocracoke Preservation Society

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If you have any interest in Ocracoke's rich  cultural  history, the Ocracoke Preservation's  Society David William's House Museum is  a must see when visiting...

Islander Eleanor Garrish: from Dust Bowl to Ocracoke Part 1

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May 2015 Compiled by Pat Garber Editor’s note: This is a three-part series, look for the next in­stallment in the June issue. Part I: Growing up...

Remembering Wayne Teeter

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Remembering Wayne  Teeter By  Pat Garber April 2014 Ocracoke old-timers believed that when an Ocracoker was go­ing to die, the island’s roost­ers would crow repeatedly in mournful...

A Trip to Portsmouth Island with the Austins: More Than Just...

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July 2013 By Pat Garber Off the coast of east­ern North Caro­lina lies the re­mote island of Portsmouth, renowned for birds, sea­shells, and history. Acces­sible only...

Foreign dignitaries humbled by Annual British Cemetery Ceremony

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June 2013 by Connie Leinbach Canadian Naval At­taché Commander David Trudeau was humbled by the an­nual British Cemetery Me­morial Service May 10 on Ocracoke. The ceremony...

A Blessed Life, Growing up on Ocracoke Island by Della Gaskill

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June 2013   Della Gaskill, one of Ocracoke’s wise and wonderful older residents has written and just released her first book, ”A Blessed Life, Growing Up...

Health & Wellness: Assembly of God Church

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May 2013 By Terrilynn Grace West This is the second in a series addressing spiritual wellness, fea­turing churches on Ocracoke. Last month I wrote about...