Commissioners OK solar farm on 225 acres in Currituck County

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y Outer Banks Voice on June 8, 2014 Construction of the first solar energy plant in Currituck County has been given the green light by the Board of Commissioners. The solar farm is planned for about 225 acres along N.C. 34 across from Shawboro Elementary School. It could be online sometime next year and generate enough power… Read more »

Legislation would set up state fund for obtaining Oregon Inlet

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By Rob Morris on May 16, 2014 Legislation to authorize buying or making a trade for Oregon Inlet and establish an acquisition fund that could also be used for dredging was introduced this week in the General Assembly. The bill, submitted by Republican Sen. Bill Cook, calls for an appropriation of $15 million to create the Outer Banks Land… Read more »

Good Luck to all those running in the Flying Pirate Half Marathon tomorrow!

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Flying Pirate Half Marathon & First Flight 5K May 3 & 4, 2014   5th ANNIVERSARY!     First Flight 5K Sold out. Double Dare Challenge –  SOLD OUT Half Marathon – SOLD OUT REGISTRATION CLOSED SUNDAY, APRIL 27TH ~ at Midnight Matey! News & Updates:  Important Need2Know runner information. Click here Weekend backups slow traffic Wright Memorial… Read more »