MOREHEAD CITY —The International Paper Foundation Dec. 13 presented a $2,500 grant to Carteret Partnership for Children to help fund the group’s Reach Out and Read program.
Christmas decorations stay up year-round in one small town that bears the name Santa Claus. You will find it in Spencer County, which hugs the bottom of Indiana just north of the Ohio River above Kentucky.
MOREHEAD CITY — The Carteret County Gamma Zeta chapter of the women educators’ honor society Delta Kappa Gamma (DKG) met at the Carteret Community College Hospitality & Culinary Arts Center in Morehead City on Nov. 11.
MOREHEAD CITY — Awards for the 2021 Chowder and Cheer competition and awards for the most creative floats in the Morehead City Christmas Parade were announced Saturday during the parade by Carteret County News-Times Editor/Publisher Lockwood Phillips, who served as the master of ceremony.
NEWPORT — La Musique Club of Carteret County presented its 32nd Miss La Musique Pageant on Nov. 21 in the Fellowship Hall of First United Methodist Church in Morehead City.
EMERALD ISLE — For the second year in a row, Emerald Isle resident Jerry Plum is combining his love of Christmas lights and dogs into a fundraiser for Misplaced Mutts.
You might say that candy canes are a Christmas gift from heaven. Two food science scholars at Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario, Canada have traced the beginnings of candy canes to the Cologne Cathedral in Germany.
BEAUFORT — America’s Boating Club of the Crystal Coast will host a free “Introduction to Navigation” seminar Thursday at the N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort.
BEAUFORT — The 27th annual John Costlow Christmas Train Show is scheduled for the third weekend of this month with the locations and dates having changed this year.
In Montgomery County, N.C., the Christmas rush at the Town of Star’s post office begins on Dec. 1. When Postmaster Angela Johnson opens the doors at 8:30 a.m., she’s likely to find folks lined up...for a block or two.
BEAUFORT — During the month of December, the main branch of the Carteret County Public Library will host an exhibit that traces the history and membership roster of the Beaufort Woman’s Club, which is celebrating its 100th birthday this year.
CAPE CARTERET — Cape Carteret’s annual holiday festival, Christmas in the Cape, is set for Sunday, with fun and shopping opportunities for the whole family.
People – lots of people – passed through the doors of the Crystal Coast Civic Center in Morehead City on Nov. 13 to savor the sights and sounds of the Mistletoe Magic Holiday Gift Show. For many attendees, the experience was like receiving a smooch from one of Santa’s elves, packed with a pu…
MOREHEAD CITY — MCKRE Gives (the philanthropic arm of local real estate company Mary Cheatham King Real Estate) and The Friendly Market are joining efforts once again to raise funds and gather toys for local families at the fifth annual Holiday Toy Drive on Friday, Dec. 3.
BEAUFORT — The Mattie King Davis Art Gallery will host a free show Friday, Dec. 3 from 4:30 until 6 p.m. featuring the work of longtime friends, Jimmy Craig Womble, Lisa Tuchek and Mandy Johnson.