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.
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 — District Attorney Scott Thomas announced Thursday that Jerry Lee Faircloth, 52, of Newport, was convicted in Carteret County Superior Court this week following a jury trial of being a sex offender unlawfully on premises.
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NEWPORT — Emergency officials were on the scene of a wreck Tuesday afternoon involving a tractor-trailer near the intersection of U.S. 70 and English Street.
NEWPORT — Federal Emergency Management Agency officials have given Carteret County residents until March to move out of federally provided lodging and find alternative accommodations.
Editor's note: This article was last updated at 10:38 a.m. Dec. 20, 2019, with the latest information.
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County Sheriff's Office canceled its BOLO for a missing 15-year-old Friday morning after the teen was located.
NEWPORT — A Hampstead man died and a passenger in his vehicle was seriously injured in a collision Friday afternoon with a fully loaded Waste Industries garbage truck at the intersection of Hibbs Road and Highway 24.
NEWPORT — A fire Thursday night gutted a house at on Highway 101.
NEWPORT — Not even a coastal storm could stop crowds from packing the county animal shelter Saturday for its annual open house.
Editor's note: This article was last updated at 2:02 p.m. Nov. 16.
NEWPORT — The weather this week is looking cold and wet, according to the National Weather Service’s Weather Forecasting Office in Newport.
OCEAN — This is no yarn. There is an alpaca farm in Carteret County, and area residents were able to discover its unique beauty Saturday and Sunday.
Editor's note: This article was last updated Oct. 31 at 6:58 p.m.
Editor's note: This article was last updated Saturday, Oct. 26 at 10 a.m.
NEWPORT — With studies showing North Carolina ranks fourth in the nation in the number of animals euthanized at shelters, the Carteret County Humane Society hopes to put a small dent in that statistic thanks to a recent grant.
NEWPORT — From hayrides through a pumpkin patch to navigating a corn maze, it was all about fun on the farm Friday for children from several area schools and child care centers.
HEATHSVILLE, Va. — Authorities in Northumberland County, Va., are investigating the murder of a Newport woman whose family wants to shine a light on the realities of domestic violence.
Editor's note: This article was last updated Oct. 8 at 5:33 p.m.
This story is part of an ongoing anniversary series on Hurricane Florence, which struck in September 2018, and the storm’s lingering effects on Carteret County and its residents.
HONOLULU — USS Oklahoma Sailor Edwin B. McCabe, 27, of Newport, was buried Wednesday at the Punchbowl at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
Editor's note: This article was last updated Sept. 11 at 8:20 p.m.
NEWPORT — As of Friday afternoon, there were still 123 residents and 36 pets staying at the county emergency shelter at Newport Middle School.
Editor's note: This article was last updated Sept. 7 at 3:47 p.m.