PELETIER — Peletier commissioners voted 3-2 Monday night to schedule a public hearing on whether to increase the hours drivers can practice at racetracks under the town’s Outdoor Entertainment Ordinance.
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County Board of Commissioners has agreed to rezone more than 67 acres of land off Highway 58 near Peletier for business use, despite some residents expressing concern over the impact of increasing development in the area.
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.
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County Sheriff’s Office announced it has arrested a Peletier man for trafficking heroin and other drugs.
CORRECTION: This article was corrected at 12:48 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19, 2021. A prior version included the incorrect address and owner for the subject property.
PELETIER — Peletier’s part-time code enforcement officer said Monday said he’s making progress getting property owners to clean up safety hazards and eyesores, but will likely have to crack down on some after months of discussions.
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s help in locating a missing teenage girl from Peletier.
BEAUFORT — As of 6 p.m. Wednesday, the Carteret County Sheriff's Office reports they have located a teen reported missing earlier in the afternoon from Peletier.
PELETIER — Peletier commissioners voted 3-1 Monday night to increase the number of days drivers can practice at racetracks under the town’s outdoor entertainment ordinance, but they’ll have to revisit that vote in September and October.
PELETIER — Rapid growth is continuing in western Carteret County, as evidenced by a steady increase in fire and emergency service calls to the Western Carteret Fire and EMS Department in Cedar Point.
BEAUFORT — Motorists and residents can brace themselves for campaign signs this fall, with races set for mayoral and governing board seats in several of Carteret County’s 11 towns this November.
BEAUFORT — Despite opposition from nearby property owners, the Carteret County Board of Commissioners approved changing the zoning classification of 156 acres off Highway 58 just outside Peletier to a recreational camper park district.
PELETIER — One man was charged and another is expected to be charged in connection with a fight early Sunday morning at Rookie’s Sports Bar at 1187 Highway 58 in Peletier.
PELETIER — Peletier commissioners Monday night received Mayor Dale Sowers’ proposed fiscal 2021-22 budget, which totals $176,950, up $8,100 from the current fiscal year total of $168,850.
PELETIER — The U.S. Forest Service will conduct two prescribed burns Monday in the Croatan National Forest.
CARTERET COUNTY — In response to the Carteret County Board of Commissioners’ decision March 15 to form a committee to look into options for a hybrid sales tax distribution method, leaders from the county’s 11 municipalities share how they believe a change in the distribution method could aff…
CEDAR POINT — The Western Carteret Interlocal Cooperation Agency Board of Directors voted unanimously Wednesday night to send Chief Kevin Hunter’s proposed fiscal 2021-22 budget for the Western Carteret Fire and EMS Department to Carteret County officials for review and approval.
BEAUFORT — Following a decision earlier in the month to retain the ad valorem method of sales tax distribution,the Carteret County Board of Commissioners has decided to form a committee to examine the possibility of a hybrid distribution plan instead, but any changes the committee recommends…
CEDAR POINT — The Western Carteret Interlocal Cooperation Agency Board of Directors will hold a public hearing Wednesday on Chief Kevin Hunter’s proposed 2021-22 budget for the Western Carteret Fire and EMS Department.
CARTERET COUNTY — Local governments are slated to receive millions in coronavirus relief funds thanks to the passage of a $1.9 trillion stimulus package this week, with Carteret County expecting nearly $13.5 million, in addition to funds for each of the 11 municipalities.
CAPE CARTERET — After outcry from some western Carteret County towns, the county board of commissioners will revisit its decision last week to maintain the current method of state-shared sales tax distribution to municipalities.
PELETIER — Peletier’s part-time code enforcement officer told town commissioners Monday night he’s making significant progress addressing some eyesores and potentially hazardous situations in Peletier, but not so much on others.
CARTERET COUNTY — Officials in the western Carteret County towns reacted with expressions of disappointment after county commissioners voted 4-3 Wednesday to maintain the current system of state-shared sales tax distribution.
PELETIER — Commissioners voted unanimously Monday night to become the fifth western Carteret County town to ask county officials to adopt a more mainland-friendly method of dividing up state-shared sales tax revenue.
CEDAR POINT — The Western Carteret Fire Department and its service recipients and taxpayers got good news Thursday when the N.C. Department of Insurance announced it has improved the agency’s insurance rating to a 5/9E, effective Tuesday, June 1.