BEAUFORT — After a brief preliminary hearing Monday, the Carteret County Board of Elections dismissed an election protest regarding nine local ballots in the Nov. 3 race for N.C. Supreme Court chief justice.
MOREHEAD CITY — After a medical discharge from the U.S. Army due to a back injury, veteran Wendy Huml of Newport struggled to put her life back together.
BEAUFORT — On the heels of a merger of the Davis and Down East fire departments, the Carteret County Board of Commissioners is considering the possibility of merging the Stacy Volunteer Fire Department with Down East, as well.
BEAUFORT — With winter weather approaching, some Carteret County residents struggling with utility bills will receive much-needed help thanks to the Low Income Energy Assistance Program.
BEAUFORT — Carteret County Board of Elections staffers and poll workers recounted all 42,848 ballots cast in the Nov. 3 General Election Friday, resulting in N.C. Supreme Court Chief Justice Cheri Beasley picking up one additional vote.
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County Board of Elections will convene twice in the coming days to handle business related to a protest and recount of the race for North Carolina Supreme Court chief justice, including review of nine specific ballots.
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County Board of Commissioners Monday tabled a proposal to place the Peer Recovery Center under the umbrella of Hope Mission Ministries, a move proponents say will enable Hope Mission and the center to expand the services they offer.
Editor's note: This article was updated at 4:05 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, to reflect information about board terms.
EMERALD ISLE — Carteret County’s record-setting tourism season continued through September, as occupancy tax revenues topped $1 million for the first ever for that month.
EMERALD ISLE — The Carteret County Beach Commission voted unanimously Monday to recommend the county “stay the course” and not opt into a federal nourishment program for Bogue Banks.
MOREHEAD CITY — Bells were ringing Thursday in front of Belk during the kickoff ceremony for the 2020 Salvation Army Red Kettle campaign.
CARTERET COUNTY — The county reported 17 more confirmed COVID-19 cases Friday, with the number of active cases increasing by the same amount.
MOREHEAD CITY — County volunteers with Operation Christmas Child are gearing up to open their regional shipping center and two relay centers to collect gift-filled shoeboxes to send to needy children around the world.
MOREHEAD CITY — With Thanksgiving approaching, County Health Department Director Stephanie Cannon is urging people to follow safety measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
CARTERET COUNTY — Several popular recreational fishing sites in Carteret County see the most activity in summer and early fall, according to the federal Marine Recreational Information Program.
BEAUFORT — The County Board of Education approved a clean audit report Wednesday for the fiscal year that ended June 30.
MOREHEAD CITY — Municipal and county officials in Carteret County have the opportunity to apply for assistance from the N.C. Resilient Coastal Communities Program.
MOREHEAD CITY — Local real estate company Mary Cheatham King Real Estate donated $3,200 worth of personal care products and monetary donations to Family Promise of Carteret, which provides housing to homeless families.
NEWPORT — Local meteorologists are forecasting up to 4 inches of rain in Carteret County this week.
BEAUFORT — A local environmental group and a state agency have been awarded state grants for restoration projects in Carteret County.
BEAUFORT — The County Board of Education honored two members who attended their last school board meeting Wednesday.
MOREHEAD CITY —From a virtual parade to outdoor ceremonies, events will take place in the county to celebrate Veterans Day, with COVID-19 precautions in mind.
CAPE LOOKOUT — There’s still work to be done cleaning up hurricane damage at Cape Lookout National Seashore, and recently reelected U.S. Rep. Greg Murphy, R-N.C. is pledging his support.
BEAUFORT — All four incumbent candidates running for the Carteret County Board of Commissioners retained their seats in Tuesday’s contest.