Duke Marine Lab Research Vessel ‘Shearwater’ Arrives in Beaufort

Duke University Marine Lab in Beaufort has a new addition, and it's a sizable one. The Research Vessel...

MaST Back on School Board Agenda, This Time for Admissions Process

The county Board of Education will review the application and selection process for students hoping to attend Marine Science & Technologies Early...

Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Friday, Oct. 4

Welcome to Beacon Bits, our bi-weekly news briefs delivery system. Twice a week we'll dig around for morsels of local news...

CCC Seeks New Board of Trustees Member

The Carteret County Board of Education is seeking to fill one position on the Carteret Community College Board of Trustees. The position...

CCC Gets Thumbs Up From Accreditor; Introduces New Student Support Service

The Southern Association of Colleges and School Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) visited Carteret Community College last week as part of an accreditation...

Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Tuesday, Sept. 17

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Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Sunday, Sept. 15

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County High Schools Rise to Top of State Rankings; District Improved Overall

As a group, Carteret County's high schools received the number one spot on the state's School Performance Grade (SPG) ranking for the...

Declining School Enrollment in Eastern Carteret: Is There a Fix?

For the past couple decades, the population of Carteret County has been growing toward the west. It should come as no surprise...

Meet and Greet with New ECHS Principal Wednesday, Aug. 21

Parents, students and community members are invited to a drop-in reception to meet East Carteret High School's new principal, Debbie Trogdon.

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