- Rob Morris

Ian Danial Holder of Manteo, Aug. 16He worked on ships as a deck hand as well as performing maintenance on a variety of vessels. More recently, Ian wished to be closer to his family, which brought him to work as a marine welder for the NCDOT Ferry Division.

- Sam Walker

The Voice Podcast: Tuesday, August 22, 2017You can hear Voice newscasts every weekday morning on Max Radio of the Carolina's stations Beach 104, 94.5 WCMS, 99.1 The Sound, and Classic Rock 104.9 & 92.3.

- Outer Banks Voice

Video: Duo delivers original ‘aggressive folk-rock’Hailing from Weems, VA, Mercy Creek plays a self-described brand of "aggressive folk-rock." They sprinkle in a World Beat feel to their all original set list, making for an ear-friendly night of music for any and every passerby.

- Sandy Semans Ross

A variety of maritime activities contribute to sea turtle deathsAsk what water-based activity interacts the most with threatened and endangered sea turtles and many will reply without hesitation: commercial fishing. But state records show that to be incorrect.

- Dee Langston

Solar eclipse, while not total, will still be impressive hereThe Outer Banks will experience close to 90 percent coverage of the sun. Parties are planned at Jockey's Ridge State Park, the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island and the Currituck public library in Barco.

- Sam Walker

Miss the eclipse? Outer Banks gets totality twice this centuryFive more solar eclipses will be visible on the Outer Banks in the 21st century. The big shows will be May 11, 2078 when the center of totality is over Wright Brothers National Memorial, and the village of Avon on Sept. 14, 2099.

- Rob Morris

Mildred Mae Midgett of Rondanthe, Aug. 18Mildred Mae Midgett, 78, died Friday, August 18, 2017 at The Outer Banks Hospital. A native of Rodanthe, she was the daughter of the late Carethia Midgett and David B. Midgett and a member of Fair Haven United Methodist Church.

- Submitted Story

Conrad George Kramer Jr. of Kill Devil Hills, Aug. 16For 26 years he owned and grew a successful business, Horn Island Bait Distributors, which served the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Delaware and Virginia.

- Rob Morris

Colington- Mrs. Helen Pearman Mills died in peace and tranquility at her daughter Genia's home in Colington on August 16, 2017. Mrs. Mills was 83. She was originally from the Fauquier, Virginia area.

- Rob Morris

John “Jack” Kelly passed away peacefully at his home in Colington Harbour Thursday, August 17, 2017. Born in Pittsburgh, PA, he called the Outer Banks home for more than thirty years.

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