New MaST Robotics Team Snags $10,000 in Grants

The MaST robotics team, from left to right: Patrick Dineley, CCC Information Technology & Healthcare Information Chair; Darby Fonner; Pierce Toledo;...

Paylor Named Interim Superintendent, McLean Replaces Day as BOE Chair

Richard Paylor (CCPS photo) The county Board of Education named Richard Paylor as interim superintendent Tuesday night.

Bottoms Praised, Board Admonished at BOE Meeting Tuesday

Tuesday's Board of Education (BoE) meeting opened with emotional send-offs for Superintendent Mat Bottoms and closed with a sobering statement from board...

Schools Superintendent Bottoms Slams State, County Politics in Goodbye Letter

Carteret County Public Schools (CCPS) Superintendent Mat Bottoms unexpectedly announced his resignation Thursday, Nov. 21. You can read the official CCPS announcement...

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

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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...

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Carteret Community College will celebrate its French foreign-exchange program during the Escoffier dinner series in January, February and March at the Crystal...