COVID-19

COVID-19

News about the new coronavirus outbreak and spread of COVID-19

Town of Beaufort Orders Residents to Stay Home, Will Restrict Access to Town

Beaufort Mayor Rett Newton signed a proclamation late Monday afternoon ordering all town residents to stay home, all nonessential business to cease,...

Beaufort Music Festival Canceled Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

Organizers announced yesterday that the 2020 Beaufort Music Festival, scheduled for May 15-16, will no longer be held. "It...

County BOC To Hold Special Meeting Tuesday; Atlantic Harbor, COVID-19 on Agenda

The Carteret County Board of Commissioners (BOC) will hold a special meeting at 11 am Tuesday, March 24, in the Commissioners' Board...

Coastal Distancing

Janice Cheek shared this photo she took of a sign placed on Bird Shoal by Beaufort resident Luke Gruber.

CC Electric Co-op Will Consider Payment Hardships Case-by-Case

Carteret Craven Electric Co-operative will consider bill payment hardships on a case-by-case basis. The announcement follows Duke Energy's announcement earlier this week...

Fire to Re-Hire: Restaurant & Bar Owners Respond to COVID-19 Restrictions

The COVID-19 outbreak is rocking the economy and affecting every sector of industry in some way or another. While businesses in the...

COVID-19 Carteret County Government Update 19b: First Community Spread

Released by Carteret County Human Services Director Jaime Long on Sunday, March 22 at 11:44 am. As of...

First COVID-19 Case Identified in Carteret County

The first case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Carteret County today, Friday, March 20, according to the county Health Department.

BDA Releases List of Beaufort Restaurants Open for Business

The Beaufort Development Association has released a list of restaurants that are open for take-out or delivery service. "They...

COVID-19 Carteret County Government Update 17: First COVID-19 Case

Released by Carteret County Human Services Director Jaime Long on Friday, March 20 at 3:07 pm. The first case...

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Coastal Distancing

Janice Cheek shared this photo she took of a sign placed on Bird Shoal by Beaufort resident Luke Gruber.

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