The Board wants to position the Foundation to provide broad educational support for Dare County students and their families. Our fishing tournament is just one vehicle to achieve this goal. — John Bayliss, Board Member This video shows the history and great work of the Foundation.
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Chamber President Josh Bass, in honoring the Floras, noted the Citizen of the Year award traditionally is presented to an individual for lifetime service. In the case of the Floras, however, the Chamber couldn’t think of one of them and their contributions to the community without thinking of both of them.
The ghoulish guests I’m referring to of course, are those pathogens found on food that has been mishandled. First, there is Listeria which takes up residence in and haunts the leftovers in the refrigerator. It can sometimes possess cold foods served at buffets like deli meats and smoked salmon.
If you are interested in leading a Power of Art workshop or learning more about the program, Dare County Arts Council is hosting a Power of Art Meet-And-Greet reception on Thursday, December 7 from 5-7pm at Mako Mikes restaurant in Kill Devil Hills. The reception will feature light refreshments and will be a fun, casual way to learn about the Power of Art program. To attend the Meet-And-Greet or sign up to lead a Power of Art workshop, please contact Dare County Arts Council Executive Director Chris Sawin at 252 473 5558 or DareArtsInfo@gmail.com.
Last May the Dare County League sponsored a forum with Mano Al Hermano for the general public focusing on national policy regarding immigration, current issues associated with it and the impacts on our community. This panel discussion included guest speakers Ama Frimpong, Carlos Babilonia, Jessica Loose and Kay Mini with different perspectives: Legal, Employment, Education, Family Advocacy.
You can watch this forum in its entity on Youtube
Additionally, Buford invites folks before attending the rehearsals to complete a form on the page to let him know of their interest and what part they sing.
The performance will be accompanied by a string orchestra featuring local and regional musicians.
During the holidays, many nursing home residents and shelter pets are overlooked and forgotten. With your help, we can provide some holiday joy and love to our local nursing home residents, as well as to our local shelter pets. The Town of Kill Devil Hills is collecting donations to benefit local nursing home residents and pets in our local shelters. The Town will be collecting donations from 11/14-12/15.