RALEIGH — Carteret County and other communities affected by Hurricane Florence in 2018 are one step closer to being able to access federal funds for repairing damaged homes and other recovery efforts.
MOREHEAD CITY — With their busy schedules, it can be difficult for school employees to find the time for an annual breast cancer screening.
CARTERET COUNTY — State officials have moved forward with insurance rate increases that will impact all but one area of Carteret County come Wednesday, July 1.
CAPE CARTERET — County school officials are concerned about the impact of residential growth in the western part of the county on schools, especially White Oak Elementary.
BOGUE BANKS — On Jan. 17, four days after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced it had approved $281 million for beach nourishment work on Bogue Banks and in North Topsail and Surf City in Onslow and Pender counties, Raleigh’s The News & Observer ran an opinion piece.
MOREHEAD CITY — Bridges Street between 9th and 13th streets will be closed to through traffic for about two weeks beginning Monday so crews can replace a failing storm drain pipe.
Atlantic Beach — Environmentalists and others looking to volunteer have an opportunity to join the N.C. Coastal Federation for a cleanup event at Hoop Pole Creek Nature Trail.
MOREHEAD CITY — Atlantic Beach officials are facing a dilemma: allow commercial uses along the Atlantic Beach Causeway to be phased out or provide wastewater infrastructure to the business corridor.
BEAUFORT — A man was airlifted for medical care Friday afternoon after the vehicle he was driving struck a tree off the side of the 1200 block of Live Oak Street in Beaufort.
BEAUFORT — A multiagency investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Morehead City man, as well as the seizure of a large quantity of illicit drugs.
Pine Knoll Shores — The Crystal Coast Tourism Development Authority Board of Directors has released $400,000 to be used for an ongoing television advertising campaign ahead of the summer tourism season.
NEWPORT — Cold weather couldn’t stop Crystal Coast Habitat for Humanity from celebrating its 100th Home Groundbreaking Ceremony Tuesday at 416 Chatham St. in Newport.
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County-Beaufort Airport Authority will complete an assessment phase prior to choosing a permanent replacement for outgoing Michael J. Smith Field Airport Manager Renee Rogers.
Editor's note: This article was updated Jan. 22, 2020, at 5:09 p.m. with the latest information available.
MOREHEAD CITY — With temperatures dipping down near freezing Monday and Tuesday, the Hope Mission men’s homeless shelter has seen an increase in those seeking shelter from the cold.
CHERRY POINT — Fleet Readiness Center East recently hosted the first U.S. trials for a new cold spray technology application and saw promising results, program officials said. If approved, the technology would help reduce turnaround times and decrease costs for repairs that were previously …
HARKERS ISLAND – Though it is a slow process, officials at the Core Sound Waterfowl Museum & Heritage Center are moving items back into the museum after the facility was closed for more than a year.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Labor Tuesday announced incremental funding of $4 million for a Disaster Recovery National Dislocated Worker Grant to the North Carolina Department of Commerce in response to Hurricane Florence in September 2018.
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CORRECTION: This article was updated at 10:36 a.m. Jan. 22, 2020, to update the price of the generator and add information provided by the town about cost savings.
MOREHEAD CITY — With architectural plans finalized, a construction firm lined up and financing secured, the city will soon be able to begin construction of the new city hall building on Bridges Street.
BEAUFORT — Coastal stakeholders of all sorts met Tuesday through Friday at the Duke University Marine Lab to discuss marine debris and how to address it.