EMERALD ISLE — Despite nearby residents’ opposition, the executive director of Bogue Banks Water Corp. said Thursday there’s no viable alternative to locating a new well in McLean-Spell Park.
MOREHEAD CITY — For aging and disabled adults, the ability to safely live at home can be a challenge.
CARTERET COUNTY — The N.C. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Division investigated two workplace-related deaths in the county in 2019, and both incidents were related to falls on the work site.
BOGUE BANKS — In the beachside towns of Carteret County, there’s a demographic that’s helped shape the way the towns have grown, despite only living on the coast part of the year.
CARTERET COUNTY — While the deadline to request an absentee ballot approaches and one-stop early voting continues, the County Board of Elections reported this week there has been some voter confusion regarding districts with primary races.
WCFD budget talks set
ATLANTIC BEACH — The Liberty Island dredge boat went into port Friday but had already nourished roughly 8,000 linear feet of the strand in Atlantic Beach, depositing 280,000 cubic yards of sand.
MOREHEAD CITY —Students at four county schools are sawing, drilling and painting their way into a unique competition that will help build a community pet adoption center and no kill shelter.
This article was updated at 11:22 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21, 2020, with rain and snowfall totals.
beaufort — With the exception of a handful of courthouse properties, town planning board members determined more than a dozen rezoning requests were consistent with the town’s future land-use plan Monday.
MOREHEAD CITY — With student enrollment on the rise, Carteret Community College is looking to campus expansion projects to help meet needs, including construction of a new Hospitality and Culinary Arts Center.
This article was updated at 5:10 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, with more information.
CARTERET COUNTY – The Carteret County public school system and Carteret Community College will be closed Friday due to anticipated winter weather conditions, officials say.
BEAUFORT — Carteret County Sheriff's Office narcotics detectives arrested a local business owner at his Morehead City computer repair store Wednesday following an investigation conducted by detectives with the CCSO and the Morehead City Police Department.
RALEIGH — The N.C. Office of Recovery and Resiliency is accepting public comments on a draft action plan for spending $542 million in U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Community Development Block Grant–Disaster Recovery funding provided to the state for Hurricane Florence recovery.
MOREHEAD CITY — There are few things better than a steaming bowl of soup on a cold, rainy day, and Wednesday, participants of the Empty Bowls luncheon got to chow down on two different types of soup, all in the name of charity.
WILLISTON — The Carteret County Sheriff's office reports a man pulled over for speeding was arrested for possession of methamphetamine.
This article was updated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020.
CARTERET COUNTY – Carteret County officials seek to help about 140 homeowners elevate their houses, but they’re still waiting for word from the Federal Emergency Management Agency on funding.
BEAUFORT – Two key Down East Carteret County waterways will be dredged soon.
BEAUFORT — Monday, Carteret County became the latest local government to double down on 2nd Amendment rights, approving an ordinance in support of gun ownership.
When supply system shortfalls led to a work stoppage on two H-53 heavy-lift helicopters at Fleet Readiness Center East aboard Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, the depot’s manufacturing and engineering teams stepped up to close the gap.