32 min ago
Lower Township Gazette
Tropics heating up: four storms under watch
The National Hurricane Center is monitoring four areas of interest, including Hurricane Cristobal, as the tropics appearing to becoming more active and just in time for the September hurricane season peak.
1 hr ago
National Hurricane Center
Summary for Hurricane CRISTOBAL
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT... A TROPICAL STORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR... * BERMUDA A TROPICAL STORM WATCH MEANS THAT TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE WITHIN THE WATCH AREA...IN THIS CASE IN THE NEXT 12 TO 24 HOURS.
5 hrs ago
Several days ago a neighbor left on my kitchen table four pages of hand-written notes about the 1909 wreck of the German steamship, Brewster .
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Today in U.S. Naval History: August 26
Today in U.S. Naval History - August 26 1775 - Rhode Island Resolve: Rhode Island delegates to Continental Congress press for creation of Continental Navy to protect the colonies 1839 - Brig Washington seizes Spanish slaver, Amistad near Montauk Point, N.Y. 1861 - Union amphibious force lands near Hatteras, N.C. 1865 - Civil War ends with Naval ... (more)
New Avon Pier Fishing Cam
FishTrack continues to expand coverage on the East Coast of the US with the addition of another HD cam along the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
Dare County agrees to $20M shoreline expansion
Dare County has agreed to expand two miles of shoreline at the north end of Buxton near the Cape Hatteras lighthouse with a project that will cost $20 million.
DMV increasing mobile unit trips to Beaufort, Dare
The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles is increasing the number of trips by its mobile unit to Beaufort and Dare counties.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
From the frying pan
The planet Earth just had the hottest June on record and July was the 4th hottest in history .
Here is the latest North Carolina news from The Associated Press
Lawyers for four Blackwater security guards have rested their defense in the shootings that killed or wounded over 30 Iraqis seven years ago in Baghdad.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Buxton beach work to help N.C. 12
Dare County agreed to expand 2 miles of receding shoreline at the north end of Buxton, not far from the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse.
NOAA ship to chart the shipwreck battlefield of WWII
The NOAA research ship Sand Tiger will begin the hunt for the Bluefields for a German U-576 and the Bluefields, both sunk July 15, 1942.
Hundreds of Methane Plumes Erupting Along East Coast
In an unexpected discovery, hundreds of gas plumes bubbling up from the seafloor were spotted during a sweeping survey of the U.S. Atlantic Coast.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Alternate Hatteras Inlet ferry route made permanent
The U.S. Coast Guard announced Friday that ferries will run the hour-long trip through the Barney Slough route rather than risk running aground on the former channel, closed since December 2013.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Beach Carolina Magazine
Rare Civil War artifact returns to Hatteras for permanent exhibit at Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum
Through the generosity of the Keith Family Foundation, the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum has acquired the silk ensign from the USS Monticello .
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Seismic survey off N.C. to study continental drift
Researchers plan to profile the ocean bottom using sonic blasts for the first time off the North Carolina coast to learn how the continents broke apart.
The Charlotte Observer
Offshore trolling best bet for Carolinas fishing action
Victoria Navaroli, 13, of Charlotte caight a 1 pound, 15 ounce green sunfish July 12 that has been certified as a state record by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
What's the catch? N.C. piers are seeing big action
After months of filming along the Outer Banks of North Carolina over the winter and spring, "Wicked Tuna: North vs. South" premieres tonight at 10 on the National Geographic Channel.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Beach Carolina Magazine
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum Underwater Symposium - September 5 & 6
The two-day symposium provides the opportunity to connect with leading experts that bring knowledge from the Graveyard of the Atlantic to the surface.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
PHOTOS: Suspects wanted for breaking into Dare County school
The Dare County Sheriff's Office needs help identifying several individuals they say broke into buildings and vehicles at the Cape Hatteras Secondary School in Buxton.
Surveillance image provided by the Dare County Sheriff's Office.
Deputies in Dare County are asking for help identifying a group of people who were seen breaking into buildings and vehicles at a Cape Hatteras school.