Interspersed between five, six and seven bedroom rental homes in Southern Shores are basic, square cinder block homes. They’re called flat tops and they are a vanishing tendril to a different time on the Outer Banks.
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The news about the Mid Currituck Bridge is not encouraging--at all. Almost to the finish line just three years ago and within months of beginning construction, the most recent information puts the entire project in doubt.
Conceived as a means to alleviate the ...<< MORE >>
What an amazing weekend it has been on the Outer Banks, and it’s tough to know what the highlight was. Saturday night the 4th Annual Womanless Beauty Pageant took place at Kelly Outer Banks Tavern in Nags Head and shattered the old record for fund raising and Thursday though Saturday the kids ...<< MORE >>
In our last blog we wrote that even though the weather was still questionable, spring was truly on the way. Well, as of today, we can officially say that spring is here.
OK . . . for sticklers for detail, spring actually began two days ago, but with brilliant sunshine for the past few ...<< MORE >>
Hard to imagine, but tomorrow is the first day of spring. That has nothing to do with how quickly the time has gone by . . . in fact time, in the form of the harshest winter in at least the past 20 years on the Outer Banks, seems interminable, unending. And we are ready for it to leave.... << MORE >>
Beginning it’s journey to the Pamlico Sound at the Falls of the Neuse just north of Raleigh, the Neuse River twists and turns its way for almost 250 miles. It would hardly seem to type of body of water that would harbor a warship, yet during the Civil War, the Confederate Navy ...<< MORE >>