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1 person dies, two hurt in crash on Route 158 near Aydlett

AYDLETT, N.C. (WAVY) -- One person died and two people were taken to the hospital after a two-vehicle crash Friday night on Route 158. Currituck Fire Chief Chip Melton says the crash happened around 5 p.m. in the 5000 block of Route 158 in front of Grave Digger's Dungeon, and Currituck EMS had to fr

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Wrestlers set to compete at regional

Currituck, John A. Holmes, Northeastern and Pasquotank will send wrestlers to compete at the North Carolina High School Athletic Association individual wrestling regional tournaments today.

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Pasquotank hopes to make $250K on Moyock land sale

Pasquotank County is poised to make at least another $200,000 — if not more — on the sale of property it owns in Moyock, based on the latest offer from the couple who bought a neighboring parcel last year.

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Currituck board OKs zoning change for 513 new houses

The majority of Currituck County’s Board of Commissioners dismissed the recommendation of the county’s planning department Monday, voting 6-1 to approve the rezoning of almost 230 acres in Moyock for a 513-unit residential community.

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Custom jewelry maker's designs inspired by ocean, Hawaii

If Angela Moskwa’s custom jewelry designs seem inspired by the ocean and picturesque landscapes of Hawaii, it’s because they are. Before moving to Moyock last year, Moskwa lived in the 50th state with her husband, Jason, who is in the U.S. Navy.

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Jackson again to miss Hertford meetings

HERTFORD — Hertford Town Councilman Quentin Jackson was absent from this week’s Town Council meeting, apparently as a result of a judge’s recent decision to find him guilty of assaulting a fellow town councilor.

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Athletes sign to continue careers

From football to girls soccer, multiple athletes in the Daily Advance’s coverage area put pen to paper on Wednesday to confirm commitments to play sports at the college level.

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Small private plane flips, crashes on North Carolina coast

KNOTTS ISLAND, N.C. — A pilot crashed on an island on the NC coast Sunday afternoon, managing to escape injury despite his plane landing upside-down, WLOS reports. The Currrituck County fire chief says that around 5 p.m Sunday, units from Currituck County Fire-EMS, along with Knotts Island volunteer

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Edenton, NC police search for missing woman

EDENTON, N.C. — An Edenton, North Carolina woman is missing, and police need the public's help tracking her down. Police are looking for 30-year-old Christina Dassler who was last seen in the 100 block of Bridgetown Avenue in Edenton. Police responded to the report of a missing person at 12 p.m. on

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Jackson again cannot attend meetings

HERTFORD — Hertford Town Councilman Quentin Jackson was absent from this week’s Town Council meeting, apparently as a result of a judge’s recent decision to find him guilty of assaulting a fellow town councilor.

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4 people displaced after fire heavily damages Currituck County home

CURRITUCK COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) - Four residents who escaped a burning home in Currituck County early Tuesday morning have been displaced, fire officials say. Currituck County Fire-EMS officials said firefighters with the Lower Currituck Volunteer Fire Department were called to house fire on Dowdys Ba

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Currituck to seek dismissal of park fees suit

CURRITUCK — A lawsuit targeting Currituck County’s new beach parking permit ordinance heads back to court next month amid news that fees it authorizes raised enough revenue this past summer — more than $341,000 — to offset the ordinance’s enforcement costs.

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Walking the Fenwick-Hollowell Wetlands Trail: COA unveils nature boardwalk

College of The Albemarle unveiled its Fenwick-Hollowell Wetlands Trail on Tuesday, both updating the community on improvements and repairs to the nature boardwalk and informing them of the work that remains to be done.

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Local highway project coming sooner than expected

AHOSKIE – A major highway project is on tap in Hertford County and it may be coming much sooner than originally expected. During a public information meeting held last Thursday evening in the Media Center at Ridgecroft School, North Carolina Department of Transportation officials released detailed m

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No one hurt after fire damages two houses in Grandy

Four people escaped unhurt after a house caught fire early Tuesday in lower Currituck County that involved two residences. Crews from the Lower Currituck Volunteer Fire Department were called to the 100 block of Dowdy’s Bay Road in Grandy at 12:54 a.m., according to Currituck Fire and EMS Chief Chip

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Author writes a family history of pirates, shipwrecks and Back Bay

Jane Bloodworth Rowe is a freelance writer for the Virginia Beach Beacon section of The Virginian-Pilot. What started as a project to record his family history for posterity turned into a book for Albert Henley.

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Aydlett, Bruins defeat league foe Redskins

CAMDEN — The Camden boys' basketball team defeated Manteo 68-56 Tuesday evening in an Albemarle Athletic Conference matchup at Camden County High School. Tim Aydlett led Camden (9-11, 3-4 AAC) with 24 points and seven rebounds, Maximus Reid posted 14 points and Carlton Harrell scored 10 points.

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Outer Banks Mom: Memories are made here

We’re big on books around here. There’s magic in the escape that a good book provides, and transporting to the setting with our kids is one of my favorite things to do. We read to our kids as often as possible and the book shelves are often overflowing.

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Georgie Mae Liles South of Nuxton, Feb. 3

Georgie Mae Liles South passed away in Kill Devil Hills, NC at Spring Arbor of the Outer Banks on February 3, 2019. Mrs. South was born in Gates County, NC and was the daughter of the late Charles Madison Liles and Emma Lee Voight Liles. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her h

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Pilot survives upside-down crash on NC coast

KNOTTS ISLAND, N.C. (WLOS) — A pilot crashed on an island on the NC coast Sunday afternoon, managing to escape injury despite his plane landing upside-down. The Currrituck County fire chief says that around 5 p.m Sunday, units from Currituck County Fire-EMS, along with Knotts Island volunteers, were

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