MOREHEAD CITY — Taquilla Banta of Beaufort and her four children waited in line Wednesday at Martha’s Mission Cupboard, which continues to serve food to families struggling financially, including those hit by the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.
BEAUFORT, MOREHEAD CITY — As the coronavirus outbreak continues to spur agencies, organizations and institutes to ramp up safety measures, local marine labs are locking down and turning to virtual classes.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College will soon be able to repair its shoreline damaged during Hurricane Florence thanks to a $812,555 grant received from the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration/National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Emergency Coastal Resilience Fund.
MOREHEAD CITY — The planning board meeting Tuesday evening was not able to proceed as scheduled because there were not enough members present to conduct business.
MOREHEAD CITY — The Morehead City Planning Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the municipal building to consider several items of business for its regular March meeting.
MOREHEAD CITY — St. Egbert Catholic School fourth-grade teacher Kevin Foster sat in an empty classroom Thursday as he prepared lesson plans for his students, who have been completing classwork at home since North Carolina schools closed Monday as a coronavirus precautionary measure.
MOREHEAD CITY — As one of the latest municipalities to declare a state of emergency over the global coronavirus outbreak, Morehead City has granted its mayor and city manager extra authority relating to certain government policies and operations.
MOREHEAD CITY —The Hope Mission community kitchen looked more like a drive-up restaurant Tuesday as workers handed out meals through two windows.
MOREHEAD CITY — N.C. Department of Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey met with local leaders Thursday to share information about some of the services the department offers, including how it can offer support during the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
MOREHEAD CITY — The city asks residents and visitors to not park on Bridges Street between about 4th and 14th streets from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily while crews work on a resurfacing project in the area.
MOREHEAD CITY — West Carteret High School senior Sarah Grace Prosser has been awarded the Morehead-Cain Scholarship to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for the class of 2024.
MOREHEAD CITY — A slate of condemnation hearings is on the agenda for the Morehead City council’s upcoming meeting Tuesday.
MOREHEAD CITY — Narcotics detectives with the Carteret County Sheriff’s Office and Morehead City Police Department arrested a Morehead City man March 2, ending an investigation of cocaine trafficking in Carteret County.
MOREHEAD CITY — As part of his monthly lecture series, local historian Rodney Kemp touched on an important anniversary Friday: the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the passing of the 19th Amendment.
morehead city — Local marine researchers once again have access to the UNC Institute of Marine Sciences wet lab, now with upgraded flooring and other improvements.
This article was updated at 11:15 a.m. Friday, March 6, 2020, with more information.
MOREHEAD CITY — State fisheries managers and coastal property managers are working on changes to rules for shellfish leases in public trust waters.
MOREHEAD CITY — This year’s Winter Taste of Core Sound looked a little different than in years past.
MOREHEAD CITY — It’s a new chapter in the lives of a group of Morehead City Middle School students, who were named champions Friday in the Carteret County Battle of the Books contest.
Editor's note: This article was last updated Feb. 28 at 2:06 p.m. with a correction to the byline and total award count.
MOREHEAD CITY — The Carteret County Health Department issued an update Wednesday stating local officials were preparing for the possibility of a coronavirus outbreak in the county, though no cases have been reported in the state.
ATLANTIC BEACH — The Carteret Community College Board of Trustees approved a 10-year facility master plan Tuesday that includes three new classroom buildings and major renovations to the campus.
MOREHEAD CITY — As a rainy morning gave way to sunny skies Tuesday afternoon, city officials, residents and other community members gathered for a groundbreaking celebration at the site of the future city hall to kick off construction on the new building.
MOREHEAD CITY — The city will hold a groundbreaking ceremony at 2 p.m. Tuesday for the new city hall building under construction on Bridges Street.