Archive of News Items and Stories

//Archive of News Items and Stories

World War I Exhibit Opens August 13th at the Chicamacomico Life Saving Station

In a tribute to victory acres, war bonds, and heroic efforts in battles and at home, a traveling exhibition commemorating the centennial of the U.S. entry into World War I opens in Rodanthe, NC at [...]

By | August 2nd, 2018|Categories: History, News Release|

IFP: Time Travelling in Rodanthe

Discovering Hatteras Island’s Own Outdoor Drama The Local online news outlet here in Hatteras Island, the Island Free Press (IFP) wrote a wonderful article on the Chicamacomico LSS and the Drama and history it has [...]

By | July 23rd, 2018|Categories: News Release|

Oregon Inlet Station Flagpole Stands Tall at Chicamacomico LSS

This flagpole is from the old Oregon Inlet Station and was originally a communications tower that, after it was declared obsolete, was trimmed by 20’ to replace the station’s old flagpole. Board members Larry [...]

By | July 18th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

NC Historian Kevin Duffus’s Book on the Mirlo Rescue

The Chicamacomico Historical Association is most pleased to announce that acclaimed NC Historian Kevin Duffus is about to launch the definitive story of the Mirlo Rescue in time for the 100th Anniversary of this incredible [...]

By | June 8th, 2018|Categories: News Release|

Donation to Chicamacomico’s Centennial Commemoration

MIDGETT REALTY's Tim Midgett and Susie Midgett Austin (center) present a check for $5,000 to Chicamacomico Historical Association President John Griffin (left) and Treasurer Ralph Buxton (right) to help support the Mirlo Centennial Commemoration [...]

By | April 24th, 2018|Categories: News Release|

Mirlo Rescue Centennial Week Celebration

Chicamacomico is one of the most complete sites of all remaining Life Saving Stations in the nation. The site is open Monday through Friday from 10 AM – 5 PM and Saturday 10 AM – [...]

By | March 19th, 2018|Categories: News Release|