Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Friday, Oct. 18

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

Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Tuesday, Oct. 15

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

Governor Requests SBA Disaster Declaration

Gov. Roy Cooper sent a letter Friday to the US Small Business Administration requesting a disaster declaration for Carteret, Hyde, Dare and...

Updated: Trump Approves Cooper’s Request for FEMA Public Assistance

President Donald Trump has approved Governor Roy Cooper's Sept. 13 request for FEMA aid in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian. Carteret is...

Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Tuesday, Sept. 24

Welcome to Beacon Bits, our tri-weekly news briefs delivery system. Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday we’ll bring you tasty morsels of...

Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Tuesday, Sept. 17

Welcome to Beacon Bits, our tri-weekly news briefs delivery system. Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday we'll bring you tasty morsels of...

Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Sunday, Sept. 15

Welcome to Beacon Bits, our tri-weekly news briefs delivery system. Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday we'll bring you tasty morsels of...

Photos, Video of Hurricane Dorian’s Visit to Eastern Carteret County

Hurricane Dorian barreled across the Crystal Coast Thursday, Sept. 5 and Friday, Sept. 6. The storm dropped at least 6 inches of...

Post Storm Safety Tips: Flooding, Downed Lines, Food Safety

From the County Government: The Emergency Operations Center received several reports of downed powerlines and trees. According to the...

County Shares Important Contact Information Ahead of Dorian

From Carteret County Government: With the pending impacts of Hurricane Dorian it is important citizens have the appropriate contact...

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