• 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.

  • 3

MOREHEAD CITY — A recent study of Highway 24 through Carteret and Onslow counties revealed there are a number of potential fixes to improve safety and mobility along the corridor, but not everyone in the county is on board with the recommended projects.

  • 0

CAPE CARTERET — The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Weather Service office in Newport will offer a free weather spotter class Friday, Jan. 24 at 7 p.m. at Cape Carteret Town Hall.

  • 2

CAPE CARTERET — Town commissioners Monday night voted unanimously to rescind an August 2017 resolution that supported the state Department of Transportation’s Highway 24 Corridor Study.

  • 0

CAPE CARTERET — One reelected incumbent commissioner, two new ones and a new mayor took the oath of office Monday night as three other elected officials and one longtime staff member stepped down.

  • 0

BEAUFORT — A discretionary recount Thursday by the County Board of Elections showed Will Baker still holds a razor-thin lead in the tight race for mayor of Cape Carteret, and it appears he’s the victor.

  • 0

CAPE CARTERET — Although the 2019 municipal elections are complete, the final numbers are yet to be in the history books. County Election Board members and their staff are working behind-the-scenes hashing out the voting data, particularly in Cape Carteret’s mayor’s race.

  • 0

CAPE CARTERET — The town public works department is working to get a new mulch connector path completed between two finished portions of the trail in time for the annual “Trot the Trail” sponsored by the Cape Carteret Aquatic and Wellness Center.

  • 0

CAPE CARTERET — The town will soon welcome the newest member to its police force: a German Shepherd named Draco.

  • 0

CAPE CARTERET — As Thursday morning turned into afternoon and Hurricane Dorian continued to move up the Atlantic Coast toward Carteret County, folks were hunkering down in the western towns.

  • 0

CEDAR POINT — Kevin Hunter, chief of the Western Carteret Fire and EMS Department, said Wednesday his crews are as ready and prepared as they can be to deal with any emergencies that arise during Hurricane Dorian over the next few days.

  • 4

CAPE CARTERET — Commissioners voted 5-0 Monday night to have Town Manager Zach Steffey write the N.C. Department of Transportation a letter expressing serious concerns about at least one of the options included in a long-range feasibility study for the redesign of the Highway 24/Highway 58 i…

  • 0

CAPE CARTERET — With a potentially pivotal election approaching after a sometimes tumultuous couple of years in town, two elected officials – Mayor Dave Fowler and Commissioner Minnie Truax – chose not to seek reelection when voters head to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 5.

  • 6

CAPE CARTERET — Commissioner Mike King won’t have to run for election to his appointed seat Tuesday, Nov. 5, thanks to a 4-0 board vote during an emergency meeting Thursday afternoon in the town hall of Dolphin Street.

  • 0

CAPE CARTERET — Town officials last week revised and turned into the Carteret County Board of Elections the final language for a Tuesday, Nov. 5 referendum on whether to retain the town manager form of government or revert to the mayor-council version with a town administrator.