Astronomical Data

Currituck Beach Lighthouse

Saturday, Mar 25, 2017
 
LUNAR DATUM
MOON RISE : 5:32 AM
MOON SET : 4:51 PM
 
SOLAR DATUM
SUN RISE : 6:59 AM
SUN SET : 7:19 PM
 
TIDAL DATUM
HI TIDE : 6:02 AM
LO TIDE : 12:23 PM
HI TIDE : 6:24 PM

Current News

Currituck County Board of Commissioners Meeting - April 3, 2017

Published: Friday Mar 24, 2017

Government Meetings

The Currituck County Board of Commissioners will hold there regular meeting on Monday, April 3, 2017 at 6:00 pm in the Commissioner's meeting room at the Historic Currituck Courthouse Complex 153 Courthouse Road. Currituck, NC 27929

source: Currituck County Government

tags: Currituck County, Government, Meetings, Board of Commissioners, Currituck, Currituck County Government, 03/24/2017


Currituck County Land Use Plan Steering Committee Meeting - March 27, 2017

Published: Friday Mar 24, 2017

Government Meetings

The Currituck County Land Use Plan Steering Committee will hold their Regular Meeting on Monday, March 27, 2017 at 6:15 PM in the Currituck County Extension Center, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917

source: Currituck County Government

tags: Currituck County, Government Meetings, Land Use Plan Steering Committee, Barco, Currituck County Government, 03/24/2017


Sheriff: Girl's death was a suicide

Published: Thursday Mar 23, 2017

Local News

CAMDEN – The Camden County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 12-year-old girl earlier this week as a suicide. Sheriff Tony Perry said deputies found the girl's body inside a Camden residence after receiving a call about 6:55 p.m. Monday.

source: Daily Advance

tags: Camden County, Tony Perry, Melvin Hawkins, News, Camden, Daily Advance, 03/23/2017


Prescribed burn underway in Alligator River Wildlife Refuge

Published: Thursday Mar 23, 2017

Local News

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service started a prescribed burn of 5,000 acres Thursday afternoon in the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge, producing a huge smoke plume visible for miles around. The burn is taking place in the Roanoke Marshes south of Manns Harbor.

source: Outer Banks Voice

tags: US Fish and Wildlife, Alligator River Wildlife Refuge, Manns Harbor, Dare County, News, Outer Banks Voice, 03/23/2017


Pasquotank decides against solar moratorium

Published: Wednesday Mar 22, 2017

Local News

Pasquotank County commissioners took their first look at new regulations on solar farms on Monday, but decided against imposing a moratorium on solar facilities until those rules are in place. County Manager Rodney Bunch and Planning Director Shelley Cox presented most of the amended new solar ordinance to commissioners on Monday. Commissioners only had an hour to discuss it, so they scheduled another work session in two weeks.

source: Daily Advance

tags: Pasquotank County, Solar Farms, Solar Energy, Pasquotank County Board of Commissioners, News, Government, Daily Advance, 03/22/2017

Coming Events

Tenth Annual Northeast NC Daffodil Society Daffodil Show

Saturday Mar 25, 2017

Starts: 1:00 PM Ends: 4:00 PM

The Northeast North Carolina Daffodil Society in conjunction with the Currituck County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers invite the public to attend and participate in the Tenth Annual Daffodil Show to be held at the Currituck County Center on Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 1pm to 4pm. The Center is located at 120 Community Way, Barco, NC. The show includes horticulture, artistic design, and photography entry categories with special exhibit classes for youth, novice, and small growers. Each category is unique in that the horticulture division showcases daffodils representing many of the more than 1,000 varieties of blooms and the artistic design section, with the 2017 theme of “Fame, Fame, Fame”, showcases individual interpretations of the theme using daffodil varieties. Exhibitors do not have to belong to the Northeast NC Daffodil Society to participate in the show.


Earth Day at ECSU 2017

Saturday Apr 22, 2017

Starts: 12:30 PM Ends: 5:00 PM

Earth Day celebration at Elizabeth City State University featuring local produce and vendors.


Currituck Home, Flower and Garden Show

Saturday Apr 22, 2017

Starts: 9:00 AM Ends: 4:00 PM

Currituck County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are hosting the 2017 Currituck Home, Flower, and Garden Show for one day only on Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 9 am to 4 pm. This free, public event will be held at the N.C Cooperative Extension Service, Currituck County Center located at 120 Community Way in Barco, NC, 27917. The theme for this year’s show is “Every Day is Earth Day” and will showcase perennials, annuals, fruiting plants, and plant composting opportunities. In addition, the festival will host a variety of vendors, educational booths, gardening demonstrations, plant sales, and a “Secret Garden” filled with children’s activities. So bring the whole family and come out for a bloomin’ good time! For more information about the Currituck Home, Flower, and Garden Show, please contact Sarah Watts at sewatts@ncsu.eduor (252) 232-2262.


Elizabeth City Downtown Waterfront Market

Saturday May 06, 2017

Starts: 9:00 AM Ends: 1:00 PM

Weekly farmer's market held every Saturday from the first of May thru the end of October. Featuring local produce; baked Goods; plants and flowers; arts and crafts; cooking and arts-and-crafts demonstrations; music and live performances; and more.