RALEIGH — Thousands of North Carolina parents with school-age children will soon begin receiving additional assistance to purchase food through the Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer Program, or P-EBT, which has been renewed for the 2020-21 school year.
OCEAN — With Gov. Roy Cooper vetoing a bill Friday that would have allowed all students to return to in-person instruction five days a week in schools, Rep. Pat McElraft, R-Carteret, and Carteret County Board of Education Chairperson Clark Jenkins say they will continue an effort to get all …
MOREHEAD CITY — The West Carteret High School Youth and Government Club competed in the 29th Annual NC YMCA Youth Legislature Conference, which was held virtually over two recent weekends.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College could face cutting 13 positions if the N.C. General Assembly doesn’t pass a $61 million budget stabilization proposal included in the N.C. Community College System’s fiscal 2021-22 budget request.
MOREHEAD CITY — The N.C. Department of Justice recently awarded two Carteret Community College criminal justice students, Mason Witte and Berkley Bell, with the N.C. Criminal Justice Fellowship.
BEAUFORT — Carteret County school officials continue to prepare for facilities improvement projects included in a $42 million school bond voters approved in November.
CARTERET COUNTY — Carteret County middle school students recently had the opportunity to explore crime scene investigation. The Career & Technical Education program offered a virtual workshop through a partnership with Carteret Community College and the N.C. BioNetwork.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College, along with Carteret Health Care and the town of Morehead City are joining forces to get a crosswalk installed at 35th and Arendell streets.
MOREHEAD CITY — In celebration of Black History Month, West Carteret High School is featuring Hometown History Makers on the school’s website and through social media posts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
BEAUFORT — With Gov. Roy Cooper announcing Thursday he is likely to veto a bill that would allow all students to return to in-person instruction five days a week, one Carteret County parent and school officials are lobbying to have the governor sign Senate 37, which passed the House and Sena…
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College honored several top academic students Monday during its virtual Black History Celebration.
BEAUFORT — Jody McClenny is the Carteret County school system’s new chief academic officer.
MOREHEAD CITY — The Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament generates thousands of dollars each year for many organizations, including area public schools.
BEAUFORT — There was plenty of honks and hollers during a drive-thru parade Monday for Carteret County Schools Public Information Officer Tabbie Nance, who is retiring Monday, March 1.
MOREHEAD CITY — The Carteret County Master Gardener Volunteer Association will offer a $1,000 scholarship to a resident of Carteret County who is enrolled in or planning to attend a college or university to pursue a field of study in horticulture, botany, agriculture or related plant science.
MOREHEAD CITY — Beaufort Mayor Rett Newton has joined the Carteret Community College Lecture Series and will deliver a presentation via Zoom on Thursday, Feb. 26.
MOREHEAD CITY — The Carteret Community College Board of Trustees approved criteria Tuesday that will be used when distributing state bonus pay to employees.
MOREHEAD CITY — The Carteret Community College Black History Committee will hold the 24th annual Black History Celebration virtually at 7 p.m. Monday. The event will be streamed on YouTube, Facebook and on the college’s website.
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County Board of Education got its first look Tuesday at a $25.6 million proposed local operations budget for 2021-22 that is 1.6% more than the $25.2 million received for 2020-21.
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County public school system is one of four districts in the state to receive a $50,000 digital learning grant. Superintendent Dr. Rob Jackson received notification Sunday.
BEAUFORT — There was a slight increase in the Carteret County school system’s dropout rate and a significant decrease in students suspended from schools in 2019-20 compared to the previous year, according to a consolidated data report released Wednesday during the State Board of Education meeting.
MOREHEAD CITY — High school sophomores, juniors and seniors with an interest in fisheries management are encouraged to apply for an American Fisheries Society internship by the upcoming deadline, Monday, Feb. 15.
BEAUFORT — While there was a 41% overall decrease in violent acts on Carteret County school campuses in 2019-20, there was an increase in assaults and possession of weapons.
DOWN EAST — Nearly 500 Down East students are participating in a reading event designed to promote family literacy.
BEAUFORT — From funding to hire more minority teachers to budgeting for the Marine Science and Technologies Early College High School, Carteret County parents and other residents shared Tuesday what they want included in the county school system’s 2021-22 budget.