John Brown Orchestra First Flight High School Auditorium
Saturday, January 22, 2011, 7:30 p.m.

Relish the incredible sounds of this Grammy®-nominated bassist, composer, educator and actor, John Brown. The North Carolina native has performed across the globe with renowned artists. His first album as leader spent 16 consecutive weeks and reached #8 on the national JazzWeek chart and he is among the few who have had two releases appear simultaneously in their Top 40.




John Brown Jazz Orchestra - L-O-V-E from John Brown on Vimeo.

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It seems that there is a possibility of snow along the Outer Banks this Christmas weekend.  Rob Morris, over at the Outer Banks Voice,, is reporting, Coastal storm could bring some snow this weekend ,that there is a potential for some snow Christmas into Sunday.  It looks like the most forecast accumulation would be an inch or 2.   

If I would have to guess I would think we will receive rain as usual, but a white Christmas on the Outer Banks would be nice. 

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If your are are looking for a custom-built Outer Banks home, 116 Tea Plant Court is a great opportunity to own a home in Southern Shores.  This beautiful home has never been in a rental program.  Dee Taylor, has just done a $25,000 price reduction.  This home offers countless upgrades including a custom home theater.  for more information give her a call at 252 581 0013.


116 Tea Plant Court - Reduced to $725,000 


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Dare County warns against walking on ice in sounds

DARE COUNTY, N.C. - County officials on the Outer Banks are warning residents and visitors to avoid walking on ice-covered patches that have appeared recently in shallow parts of the Albemarle and Pamlico sounds.

Ice must reach a thickness of at least four inches before it is safe to walk on, according to the Dare County press release.

It takes an extended period of freezing temperatures for ice to reach that thickness, and that rarely happens on the Outer Banks.

Parents are warned to watch children closely around water, as are pet owners advised to keep animals away from the ice.

If you see someone slip into frigid water, call 911 immediately.


From the Virginian-Pilot



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Below is a list of the bank owned homes sold in the Outer Banks for the 3rd quarter. The foreclosed homes ranged from $91,200 to $1,200,000.  For more information on bank owned homes call the Red Sky Realty Group, Outer Banks foreclosure specialist Dee Taylor at 252 581 0013.

 Outer Banks 3rd Quarter Sold Foreclosures 

Price Address City
$91,200.00  915 Harriot Street Manteo
$97,000.00  804 Memorial Avenue Kill Devil Hills
$100,000.00  109 W Durham Street Kill Devil Hills
$115,000.00  117 Old NC 345 Manteo
$117,500.00  8443D E Ciltvaira Street Nags Head

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Come out on December 17th and join in the 107th Annual Celebration of the Wright Brothers First Flight.  The celebration is being held at the Wright Brothers National Memorial from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  You'll be able to gather at the exact site at the exact time as the historic flight.  Come out and celebrate this historic milestone.

The daylong anniversary tribute will be held at the site of Wright’s first flight. Visitors to the site experience a replica of the Wright Brothers’ 1903 encampment and majestic, 60-foot tall granite monument perched atop a 90-foot hill that serves a striking and lasting reminder of the important historical achievement that happened on this site a century ago.


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There is a lot of talk right now about an overnight snowshower hitting the Outer Banks.  The current Kill Devil Hills weather forecast looka like it is going to stay too warm but you never know. 

Waking up Sunday morning to some snow on the ground would not be too bad.  We'll keep you informed and take some pictures if the snow actually happens.  


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