Monthly Archives: May 2017

Nags Head Water Rescue

By |2018-12-21T17:23:45-04:00May 25th, 2017|Categories: News Release|

Nags Head Water Rescue assemble on the side porch of Chicamacomico's 1911 Life Saving Station in Rodanthe after their annual orientation visit to the Station. They learned about their historical predecessors on the Outer Banks and the noble tradition that they will embody this summer. Stay Safe All.

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Dowdy Park Dedication

By |2017-05-15T14:56:23-04:00May 15th, 2017|Categories: News Release|

Chicamacomico brought their famous “Paint a Shake” station to the dedication of Dowdy Park in Nags Head. The Dare County Arts Council conducted their annual “ArtRageous” program as part of the festivities. The park has a 100% handicap accessible playground and is certainly something to see. The photos show that kids take to art like ducks [...]

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Chicamacomico’s 1874 Station gets a new roof

By |2018-12-21T17:23:46-04:00May 12th, 2017|Categories: News Release|

Fin and Nancy Gaddy of Manteo present Board President John Griffin with a check for $20,000 to replace the roof of Chicamacomico’s 1874 Station which is visible in the background. Fin, a local Charter Captain, donated the funds from the Charles W Gaddy and Lucy Finch Gaddy Endowment Fund administered by the North Carolina Community Foundation [...]

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Dr Henry & Terry Falkowski of Potomac State College of West Virginia donated over 20 ship models

By |2018-12-21T17:23:46-04:00May 12th, 2017|Categories: News Release|

  Dr Henry & Terry Falkowski of Potomac State College of West Virginia present Site Rep Elaine Haines with a model of the Harriet Lane and a figure of a surfman. All told they donated over 20 ship models and 3 figures of surfmen this Spring. Henry is a chemistry professor who’s hobby is authentic scaled [...]

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Chicamacomico Historic Site New Sign

By |2018-12-21T17:23:46-04:00May 5th, 2017|Categories: News Release|

Check out our new Entry Sign. Coastal Impressions made us a new sign for our Rt 12 frontage. It has a “Marquee feature” that will let us list current and up-coming events. Board VP Mike Daugherty installed the sign last Sunday, and the RWS Civic Association contributed financial support to defray some of the costs. Come [...]

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