MOREHEAD CITY — Three county students are on their way to becoming teachers thanks to scholarships presented Friday through a partnership between the Big Rock Foundation and Carteret County Public School Foundation.
MOREHEAD CITY – One of Carteret County’s most popular fast-food restaurants, Chick-fil-A, located in Governor’s Shopping Center on Highway 70, will be closed this summer for major renovations.
CARTERET COUNTY – An alternative cigarette, neon lighting, the hookah experience, and a fruitier smell and flavor. What do you owe that to? Vapes and e-cigarettes. As business owners await the potential legalization of marijuana in the state of North Carolina, vape shops are becoming increas…
BEAUFORT — Carteret County commissioners will hold the required public hearing on the proposed 2023-24 budget when they meet Monday at 6 p.m. in their board room in the administration building on Courthouse Square.
MOREHEAD CITY — A newly amended state rule went into effect Thursday to increase the safety of consumption of shellfish harvested from areas in and around marinas.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College recently announced students who made the president’s list and dean’s list for the 2023 spring semester.
OCEAN — Croatan High School (CHS) seniors, dressed in graduation regalia, were greeted with cheers and high-fives May 30 as they walked the halls of three county schools.
PELETIER — Peletier commissioners will hold the required public hearing and could vote on Mayor Dale Sowers’ proposed 2023-24 budget Monday night during their regular monthly meeting in the town hall off Highway 58.
Organizers seek veterans of WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War to participate in Veterans Day parade; website registration begins for others wanting to participate
MOREHEAD CITY — The Carteret County Veterans Day parade committee is seeking veterans of World War II, the Korean War and Vietnam War to participate in the Veterans Day parade that will be held Nov. 4 in Morehead City.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College (CCC) is a partner institution in the North Carolina Ecosystem Technology (NCET) project that has been awarded $1 million from the U.S. National Science Foundation's Regional Innovation Engines, or NSF Engines program. The project will develop an ec…
CAPE CARTERET — The Cape Carteret Park Improvements Committee is seeking input on what improvements town residents want in the four non-waterfront parks.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College (CCC) is adding a renewable energy program to its construction trades course offerings and is offering students $10 per hour during class time. The training will focus on wind energy and electrical systems.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College (CCC) will host a Juneteenth Small Business Vendor Market from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 17.
EMERALD ISLE — As winter has shifted to spring and heads toward summer, Emerald Isle’s newly renamed named and growing volunteer Shorebird Rescue Team has had a busy final week of May.
CARTERET COUNTY - Carteret County, home to popular travel destinations such as Morehead City, Beaufort, Atlantic Beach and Emerald Isle has been ranked as North Carolina’s No.1 place to retire in the entire state and No.10 for retirement nationwide due to its affordability, attractions and o…
MAYSVILLE - An Emerald Isle police officer was arrested for drunk driving Memorial Day weekend after crashing his motorcycle while off-duty.
Weather keeps crowds down in Atlantic Beach during Memorial Day weekend, visitors enjoy beach on Monday
ATLANTIC BEACH — A coastal storm dampened the crowds at county beaches on Memorial Day weekend, which is the traditional start of the summer tourist season.
MOREHEAD CITY — About 70 Carteret County area veterans and residents gathered for a Memorial Day ceremony at the Veterans Memorial in Bayview Cemetery in Morehead City to pay tribute to those who died while serving the country.
ATLANTIC BEACH - With hurricane season on the horizon, Atlantic Beach property and business owners are reminded to locate their Hurricane Reentry Passes to ensure a smooth return to the area in the event of an evacuation.
CAPE LOOKOUT — A boating accident Sunday in the ocean off Shackleford Banks led to the death onshore of a well-known North Carolina political strategist.
CAPE LOOKOUT — A boating accident Sunday in the ocean off Shackleford Banks led to the death onshore of a man who has not yet been named.
EMERALD ISLE — Sea turtle nesting season has started, and Emerald Isle got its first one on the beach on May 23.
CARTERET COUNTY — The U.S. Coast Guard is urging boaters to be safe on the water as the Memorial Day holiday kicks off the summer tourist season, which includes more boaters in coastal waterways.
BEAUFORT — The N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission, during its meeting May 26-28 in the Beaufort Hotel, continued discussing the possibility of toughening rules in the spotted sea trout fishery.
CROATAN — Croatan High School art students Gracie Anklam, Simone Pelley, Christina Brannen, Trammell Miller and Skylar Brown had their artwork featured in the 2023 Spring Volume 53 of the National Art Honor Society News publication.