NEWPORT — Staff is still searching for a new planning director for the town of Newport, a position key to developing a land-use plan.
NEWPORT — As the spookiest holiday of the year approaches, several Carteret County organizations have celebrations and events planned for children to enjoy.
NEWPORT — Town officials have received $6,000 in donations to repair the basketball court at Newport Community Park.
HAVELOCK — Officers with the Havelock Police Department have arrested a suspect in connection to the overdose death of a Carteret County man that occurred in April.
NEWPORT — From a dog parade to face painting, it was all about fun and finding homes for shelter pets during an open house Saturday at the Carteret County Humane Society Animal Shelter.
NEWPORT — A dump truck driver was airlifted after his truck rolled over Friday afternoon on Mill Creek Road.
NEWPORT — No injuries were reported from a three-car collision Tuesday night after a driver allegedly failed to slow down on the approach to a red light.
NEWPORT — A two-vehicle collision Tuesday on Highway 70 in Newport near the west Chatham Street intersection resulted in a driver being taken to Carteret Health Care in Morehead City.
MOREHEAD CITY — A Newport man is in the Carteret County jail in Beaufort on charges, including the rape of a child.
NEWPORT — The Carteret County Sheriff’s Office canceled a missing person notice Friday morning for a teenager from Newport.
NEWPORT — As the N.C. Department of Transportation pursues its Interstate 42 extension project, Newport and Carteret County officials, amongst others, are preparing for the development opportunities it will bring.
NEWPORT — As third-and fourth-grade students planted seeds in cups on an outdoor picnic table, first-graders sat nearby reading books near Bogue Sound.
NEWPORT — With the arrival of autumn, it’s time for the traditional pumpkins, hayrides and fun for families.
BEAUFORT — It’s still far from being a done deal, but the Carteret County Board of Commissioners last week gave the green light for the town of Newport to pursue establishment of a new emergency medical services tax district to help raise additional revenue for the town’s fire and EMS department.
CARTERET COUNTY — When Hurricane Florence made landfall south of Wrightsville Beach Sept. 14, 2018, as a Category 1 storm, many hoped the powerful system would spare Carteret County. Instead, the churning hurricane lingered over the coastline, making for one of worst storms to ever hit the area.
NEWPORT — The Newport Fire Department is ready to hire three more full-time firefighters thanks to a federal grant.
NEWPORT — The Carteret County Sheriff’s Office has identified the two individuals involved in an alleged murder-suicide that took place in a Newport neighborhood Tuesday.
NEWPORT — Keeping drainage ditches clear and aging infrastructure running are among the top priorities for Newport’s public works and public utilities departments.
NEWPORT — Crews remained on scene Tuesday cleaning up a fuel spill in a ditch next to the eastbound lane of Highway 70 near the Carteret-Craven County line after a tanker overturned Sunday night, killing the driver.
NEWPORT — The town of Newport hasn’t submitted annual audit reports to the state on its financial accounts for the two previous fiscal years, but staff told the News-Times they are working to get caught up.
NEWPORT — The Newport Police Department is seeking the public’s help in finding the party responsible for a hit-and-run accident which left a local restaurant damaged.
NEWPORT — Newport officials want to make sure the Gracelyn Park homeowners’ association eliminates flooding in swales there before the town begins a street repair project in the subdivision.
CARTERET COUNTY — The U.S. Census Bureau released results from the 2020 census Thursday, and the numbers show Carteret County has grown slightly since the last count was conducted in 2010.
MOREHEAD CITY — At 8:27 a.m. Saturday, Carteret-Craven Electric Cooperative reported on its webpage 7,806 customers were without power in the Carteret County. Additionally, Duke Energy Carolinas reported about 4,000 outages.
NEWPORT — A traffic accident Thursday morning near Fort Benjamin Park resulted in one fatality and one occupant in stable but critical condition.