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.
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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.
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NEWPORT — As of Friday afternoon, there were still 123 residents and 36 pets staying at the county emergency shelter at Newport Middle School.
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NEWPORT – This town is the latest to issue a curfew in preparation for Hurricane Dorian.
NEWPORT — Carteret County Humane Society Animal Shelter workers were busy Tuesday night loading 30 cats and 10 dogs into a large trailer brought in by Kenny Chesney’s Love for Love City Disaster Relief Organization.
NEWPORT — County shelter workers and Salvation Army volunteers were busy Wednesday morning setting up in preparation for the opening of a pet-friendly shelter at Newport Middle School for those seeking refuge from Hurricane Dorian.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret County residents will have access to at least one shelter when Hurricane Dorian arrives late Wednesday or early Thursday morning.
NEWPORT — The Carteret County Humane Society Animal Shelter near Newport has already begun evacuating animals from the shelter ahead of Hurricane Dorian.
CORRECTION: This article was last updated Aug. 23, 2019, at 11:12 a.m. to provide new contact information for disaster response officials with N.C. Conference United Methodist Church.
Editor's note: To reach the Carteret County Domestic Violence Program's 24/7 hotline, please call 252-728-3788.
NEWPORT — The Outer Banks Wildlife Shelter is applying for grants to fund capital improvements to the facility that is used to rehabilitate hundreds of injured and orphaned wildlife each year.
NEWPORT — With Saturday the 50th anniversary of man’s first steps on the moon, one town resident remembers playing a part in America’s space race.
BEAUFORT - The County Board of Elections will meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the office at 1702 Live Oak St., Suite 200, in Beaufort for a special meeting.
NEWPORT — The N.C. Department of Transportation will close turn lanes on Highway 70 at the intersection of Howard Boulevard and Nine Foot Road Tuesday night. This work is part of a project to upgrade the intersection for pedestrian crossings.