A Happy Thanksgiving Wish from Joe Lamb, Jr. & Associates

Thanksgiving, we have decided, has a very good case for being our favorite holiday. The requirements are simple—spend time with the people we care about the most and eat a lot of food, and be thankful that those people are in our lives. As a requirement for a successful holiday, it doesn’t get much simpler … Continue reading A Happy Thanksgiving Wish from Joe Lamb, Jr. & Associates

Kitty Hawk Winks to Close after Thanksgiving

A Last Hurrah for a Local Icon Change is inevitable but somehow it seemed the Kitty Hawk Winks was immune to that. Through 65 years it remained open at the corner of Ocean Boulevard and the Beach Road, the perfect beach town convenience store, dispensing food, sandwiches, tee-shirts and cheap souvenirs in equal measure. Change, … Continue reading Kitty Hawk Winks to Close after Thanksgiving

DCAC Reopens with Spectacular Daniel Pullen Photo Show

Centerpiece of downtown Manteo Looks Great after Repairs It was great to see the Dare County Arts Council (DCAC) reopened just three weeks after flood waters from Tropical Storm Michael got inside the building. By the time Michael got to the Outer Banks it was a day of wind and intermittent heavy rain showers. It … Continue reading DCAC Reopens with Spectacular Daniel Pullen Photo Show

An Outer Banks Halloween-Kids, Costumes and Fun

Magic Happens at an Outer Banks Halloween For kids Halloween is magic…and maybe for adults as well. On the Outer Banks that is certainly the case. There was a full slate of activities and parades leading up to the big All Hallow’s Eve celebration and even on Halloween there’s a bit of fun and fright. … Continue reading An Outer Banks Halloween-Kids, Costumes and Fun

Joe Lamb, Jr. Founders Honored by Dare County

50 Years of Service to the Community Recognized For 50 years Ann and Joe Lamb have believed in the Outer Banks. They have believed in it as a place to raise their family, grow a business and and welcome visitors to the community they call their home. At the Dare County Commissioner’s meeting this week, … Continue reading Joe Lamb, Jr. Founders Honored by Dare County

First Friday in Downtown Manteo-A Great Celebration

First Friday Wraps Up a Great Outer Banks Week We have a great week coming up on the Outer Banks. There’s the 4th of July, of course, which is always a good time. But close on the heels of Independence Day it’s First Friday in downtown Manteo. First Friday is a great way to get … Continue reading First Friday in Downtown Manteo-A Great Celebration

Father’s Day and Fun Fare Mark Beginning of OBX Summer

Summer Season Comes to the Outer Banks The official start of summer on the Outer Banks is simple—Father’s Day weekend. Memorial Day may be the symbolic start of the season, but things don’t really get rolling until schools are out and families can plan on some real time together. So—it’s Father’s Day weekend…the third weekend … Continue reading Father’s Day and Fun Fare Mark Beginning of OBX Summer

Manteo’s Dare Day Highlights Welcomes Summer to OBX

Celebration Brings Food, Fun, Music to Manteo If Norman Rockwell were alive today, he would travel to Manteo to paint the perfect picture of small town life. Saturday’s 43rd Annual Dare Day was about as ideal a day to throw a part welcoming summer as there could be. The weather was wonderful—a little warm, but … Continue reading Manteo’s Dare Day Highlights Welcomes Summer to OBX

Putt-Putt for a Good Cause at Professor Hacker’s

Professor Hacker offers Chance to Rid World of Polio Saturday, May 12…a great opportunity to putt-putt for a good cause. Professor Hacker’s Lost Treasure Golf—which is a really cool miniature golf course in Kill Devil Hills—is teaming up with four local Rotary Clubs Currituck Wild Goose, First Flight, Kitty Hawk and Manteo for a Pirate … Continue reading Putt-Putt for a Good Cause at Professor Hacker’s

Tshombe Selby-An Outstanding Afternoon of Music

An Afternoon Treat in Southern Shores Tshombe Selby is a man who is going places. After being treated to an afternoon performance at All Saint Episcopal Church in Southern Shores, there can be no doubt that this is an artist who is going to make a name for himself. And he’s local. Well, not local … Continue reading Tshombe Selby-An Outstanding Afternoon of Music