CHERRY POINT — A partnership between Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point’s Environmental Affairs Department and Duke University could help reintroduce a native species of oyster to the Neuse River.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College is offering an online substance abuse prevention certificate course.
MOREHEAD CITY — In an effort to curb the potential spread of the coronavirus, Carteret Community College plans to switch some of its in-person classes to virtual following Thanksgiving break to finish out the fall semester.
MOREHEAD CITY — Parker Honda of Morehead City recently donated $2,600 to the Carteret County Public School Foundation.
BEAUFORT — Scotland Tucker McNeill and William Christopher Chadwick have been nominated by the Carteret County Public School System for the 2021 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College employees will receive a one-time bonus following action by the CCC trustees Tuesday night.
RALEIGH — The State of North Carolina Internship Program is accepting applications for summer 2021. College students interested in careers in state government can apply to participate in the summer enrichment program through Monday, Jan. 4, 2021.
BEAUFORT — The County Board of Education approved a clean audit report Wednesday for the fiscal year that ended June 30.
BEAUFORT — The County Board of Education honored two members who attended their last school board meeting Wednesday.
BEAUFORT — Duke University Marine Lab scientists are investigating the role of small-scale fisheries in society and sustainable development.
BEAUFORT — With little fanfare, the Carteret County Board of Education adopted a policy Wednesday that reflects General Assembly action taken in June to line up the electoral districts for school board and county commission.
MOREHEAD CITY — The West Carteret High School band is selling gift cards for $10 that provide discounts at area businesses. Proceeds benefit the band program.
NEWPORT — The media center at Newport Middle School looked more like a voting precinct Tuesday as eighth-grade social studies students took part in a mock election.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret County Schools Superintendent Dr. Rob Jackson announced Thursday Ashley Melton will be the new principal of Morehead City Primary School.
OCEAN — Katherine “Kelly” Huffman is the 2020-21 Carteret County Schools’ Beginning Teacher of the Year.
BEAUFORT — In the Carteret County Board of Education races, two Republican newcomers and one uncontested incumbent won terms Tuesday night.
CEDAR POINT — Ashley Berry of Cedar Point, a first-year student at Appalachian State University in Boone, is among 10 first-year ASU students named Chancellor’s Scholars for the 2020–21 academic year.
BEAUFORT — Carteret County voters passed a $42 million school bond referendum after a campaign by a grassroots group, Carteret Citizens Advocating Responsible Spending, endorsed the effort.
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County school system’s finance department has again received two top financial awards. The awards will be presented at the board of education’s Wednesday meeting.
MOREHEAD CITY — Grace Minter, a recent college graduate and new teacher, has once again proven that obstacles are made to overcome.
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County Board of Education is expected to adopt policy revisions that reflect General Assembly action taken in June to line up electoral districts for school board and county commission.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College Foundation will host a free presentation and lecture at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18 discussing the importance of preserving the dark skies. Attendees can participate in person in Joslyn Hall on the campus in Morehead City or via Zoom.
CAPE CARTERET — White Oak Elementary School volunteer Danny Shell of Emerald Isle wanted to show the school’s staff how much they are appreciated in light of the challenges the coronavirus pandemic has thrown at them.
EDITOR'S NOTE: Honor rolls are provided to the News-Times directly from Carteret County schools. This list will be updated as they are received.
This article was corrected at 9:30 a.m. Friday. The original article mistakenly identified Chip Peterson's spouse as his wife, and didn't include the spouses of Dr. Peterson's brother or stepdaughter.