5/18/2015 2:21:31 PM NC Ferry System Makes Summer Schedule Changes May 19
(MANNS HARBOR) - With Memorial Day just a week away, the North Carolina Ferry Division is beefing up its schedule on Pamlico Sound and adjusting times on its Hatteras Inlet route to better serve both residents and visitors during the busy...
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5/12/2015 3:55:21 PM NC Ferry System Seeks Hatteras 'Early Birds' After Switch To Summer Schedule
(Hatteras) - The North Carolina Department of Transportation's Ferry System switched to its full summer schedule of 36 daily round-trip departures between Hatteras and Ocracoke Tuesday, calling on summer day trippers to strongly consider...
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5/7/2015 1:26:47 PM Ferry Crew Receives "Extra Mile" Award For Boater Rescue
(Raleigh) - North Carolina Department of Transportation Secretary Tony Tata today presented the crew of the ferry Thomas A. Baum with the Department's Extra Mile Award for the March rescue of a boater from an overturned sailboat on the...
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5/4/2015 3:56:08 PM Faced With A Shifting Shoreline, North Carolina's Ferry System Charts A New Course
Hatteras-The people who live on the Outer Banks don't need anyone to tell them Hatteras Inlet's width is growing. Old timers here will tell you the distance between Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands used to be the length of a good tee shot....
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4/29/2015 2:25:01 PM NC Ferry System To Ramp Up To Summer Schedule Starting May 5
(MANNS HARBOR) – The North Carolina Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division will be ramping up to the summer season by implementing an interim Spring schedule on its Hatteras-Ocracoke route from May 5-11. Due to unplanned...
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4/15/2015 2:33:06 PM NCDOT Ferry Division To Hold Open Houses, Ship Tours During Passenger Ferry Visit
(MANNS HARBOR) - When the Provincetown III visits the Outer Banks May 4-5, it could be a glimpse into the future of a new type of ferry service between Hatteras and Ocracoke. During that visit, NCDOT Ferry Division officials are offering...
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4/10/2015 2:00:29 PM NCDOT Ferry Division Sets June 5 Deadline For Ocracoke Business Priority Passes
(HATTERAS) - Summer is on its way, and with it comes the deadline for businesses and vendors serving Ocracoke Island to secure their 2015 Priority Passes for the Hatteras Inlet ferry. This year's application deadline is Friday, June...
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3/30/2015 4:29:27 PM NC Ferry Crew Rescues Boater Stranded On Neuse River
(HAVELOCK, NC) - The crew of the NCDOT Ferry Divison's M/V Thomas A. Baum added some rescue duty to its 2 p.m. run between Cherry Branch and Minnesott Beach Sunday, coming to the aid of a New Bern man whose sailboat had overturned in the...
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3/25/2015 2:59:54 PM NCDOT Ferry Division Accommodates Holiday Travelers With More Hatteras Runs
(MANNS HARBOR) - In preparation for holiday travel over the upcoming Easter and Spring breaks, the North Carolina Department of Transportation's Ferry Division will be enhancing the schedule on its Hatteras-Ocracoke route between March 31...
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3/15/2015 4:46:00 PM M/V Silver Lake To Undergo Repairs At State Shipyard
(MANNS HARBOR) -  The North Carolina Department of Transportation's Ferry M/V Silver Lake returned to Ocracoke today under tow after losing steering power and running soft-aground Saturday night. The incident happened about one mile south...
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