Respect the Ocean & Lifeguards

While you are soaking up the sun and enjoying your carefree day at the beach, our lifeguards are perched in their stands keeping a vigilant watch over you and your loved ones. They have spent [...]

Richard Etheridge: An Outer Banks Hero

When Richard Etheridge was appointed keeper of the Pea Island Life-Saving Station on January 24, 1880, he was the first black man to lead a crew of surfmen in the U.S. Lifesaving Service. [...]

Lionfish Is On The Menu

With their venomous spines and distinctive zebra-like stripes, the lionfish may not be the first type of fish many think of when planning their menu. In fact, the invasive species to the Atlantic [...]

An Outer Banks Wedding

A destination wedding on the Outer Banks allows couples to celebrate their own personal style, ease family stress, and take a vacation all at the same time.

Christmastime Praise & Worship

The Christmas season is here and many of us are in deep making lists and checking them twice. Set aside the hustle and bustle for a moment or two, make time for the reason we celebrate this [...]