MOREHEAD CITY — Construction is continuing on schedule at the new city hall building on Bridges Street as officials say it’s on track to be fully operational by September at the latest.
MOREHEAD CITY — The city’s planning board gave the developers of a townhome complex on Radio Island the go-ahead to proceed with plans to build 61 townhome units, plus a 122-slip marina basin, clubhouse and bathhouse.
BOGUE BANKS — As the coronavirus pandemic continues with no signs of letting up any time soon, municipal officials throughout Carteret County have learned to adjust to virtual meetings and other changes designed to limit in-person contact with the public.
MOREHEAD CITY — After more than 30 years with the Morehead City Fire/EMS Department, Deputy Chief Chris Judy retired Friday, with battalion chief Courtney Wade set to take his place.
MOREHEAD CITY — A new career center that will offer one-stop opportunities to job seekers is nearing completion at Carteret Community College.
MOREHEAD CITY — The city council held a series of public hearings last week that resulted in the granting of a rezoning request, a Unified Development Ordinance amendment and a conditional zoning district amendment.
MOREHEAD CITY — As the nation faces teacher and nurse shortages, Carteret Community College is preparing to address some of those needs.
MOREHEAD CITY — A local researcher is at the forefront of studying how wastewater can be used to detect and track the novel coronavirus, helping public health officials in North Carolina better understand COVID-19 and how it spreads throughout communities.
MOREHEAD CITY — The city will proceed with demolishing a condemned structure on Bay Street that the property owner did not tear down by a deadline set by the Morehead City Council.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College received a financial boost for its capital campaign with a $10,000 donation Tuesday night.
MOREHEAD CITY — After participating in a trial for drug company Eli Lilly studying the effectiveness of antibodies in treating severe cases of COVID-19, Carteret Health Care is making the treatment widely available to certain individuals who have tested positive for the disease.
BEAUFORT — Narcotics detectives with the Carteret County Sheriff’s Office and Morehead City Police Department last week arrested a Newport woman suspected of trafficking opiates in Carteret County.
MOREHEAD CITY — Hope Mission of Carteret County has named Susan McNamara the mission supervisor for the nonprofit ministry, according to a press release issued Thursday.
MOREHEAD CITY — Organizers of Empty Bowls of Carteret County said Thursday the event will happen this year, even with changes due to the coronavirus pandemic.
MOREHEAD CITY — It’s officially a new year, and while much of 2020 was dominated by the response to the novel coronavirus pandemic and the challenges it presented, officials in Morehead City are hopeful they can begin to shift the focus back to other priorities in 2021.
MOREHEAD CITY — After months of behind-the-scenes planning to get the board set up, the Morehead City Council Tuesday will appoint 11 residents – nine voting members and two nonvoting youth members – to serve on the city’s newly formed parks and recreation advisory board.
MOREHEAD CITY — Though the demand far exceeded the number of COVID-19 vaccines received, the Carteret County Health Department started vaccinating those in the general public age 75 years and older Monday.
EMERALD ISLE — Equipment for the soon-to-start Emerald Isle beach nourishment project should arrive by next week, with work scheduled to begin between Jan. 24-31.
MOREHEAD CITY — With finances appearing to stabilize somewhat after an uncertain start to the 2020-21 fiscal year, Morehead City officials are ready to bring back some of the positions that were lost to budget cuts as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
MOREHEAD CITY — A federally funded project to restore seven homes that were severely damaged by Hurricane Florence more than two years ago is finally moving forward, with officials hopeful that construction could begin within a few months.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Health Care officials announced Wednesday the hospital is partnering with the Carteret County Health Department to administer COVID-19 vaccinations to residents age 75 years and older.
MOREHEAD CITY — Even during a pandemic, the first official baby of 2021 in Carteret County arrived safely.
CARTERET COUNTY — 2021 is upon us, but last year the News-Times covered challenges ranging from major redevelopment, to a feral cat trapping program, to a ban on ocean recreation, to rough weather and everything in between, all while covering a pandemic that transformed nearly everything.
MOREHEAD CITY — Firefighters responded to a house fire Monday morning at 4454B Arendell St. that resulted in a total loss of half of the duplex.
CEDAR POINT — The Cedar Point Planning Board will take up a proposed planned unit development ordinance amendment for a new building for Carteret Health Care, among other items, when it meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.