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County BOC Set to Pass Second Amendment Resolution Monday

The Carteret County Board of Commissioners is poised to pass a resolution declaring support for second amendment rights Monday, Feb. 17. 

Beaufort Infrastructure, Parks Projects Inching Forward

Town Engineer Greg Meshaw presented updates on several town projects to the Beaufort Board of Commissioners Monday, Feb. 10. The town has...

On the Agenda: Beaufort Board of Commissioners February Meeting

The Town of Beaufort Board of Commissioners (BOC) will meet 6 pm Monday, Feb. 10, at the Train Depot for their regular...

BHPC Approves Compass Hotel Parking Lot Plans

The Beaufort Historic Preservation Commission (BHPC) approved plans for the Compass Hotel's south parking lot Tuesday night. The...

Financial Relief Coming Soon for Florence-Affected Homeowners

More than a year after Hurricane Florence the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is preparing to disburse more than...

DMF Limits Rec Bluefish to Three Per Day Starting Feb. 1

Division of Marine Fisheries Director Steve Murphey signed and issued a proclamation Tuesday reducing bluefish creel limits by 80 percent. As of...

Town Seeking Feedback to Address Accessibility Issues

The Town of Beaufort is asking residents and visitors to give feedback about accessibility and mobility issues with town-maintained sidewalks, roads and...

Take a Closer Look at the Potential Effects of Interstate 42 This Wednesday

The Friends of the Down East Library will host Carteret County Economic Development Director Don Kirkman for a presentation on the effect...

DMF Seeking Input on Shrimp Fishery Restrictions

The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries is seeking input from the public on potential management strategies for Amendment 2 to the Shrimp...

Compass Hotel on Historic Commission Agenda Tuesday

Note: The editor has a family member currently serving on the Beaufort Historic Preservation Commission. The Beaufort Historic...

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