The First Bridge to Harkers Island

This excerpt is from a travel guide to Down East published in The State newspaper dated September 13, 1947. The wooden Earl...

Atlantic Veneer Downsizing, But Not Closing

On May 14 Atlantic Veneer will close down its veneer-slicing facility, but its other Beaufort operations will remain intact.

Joe Exotic Announces Plans to Open Zoo Down East

Infamous "Tiger King" Joe Exotic may be sitting in jail, but that's not stopping him from getting back into the big cat...

CCC Postpones Graduation Until July

Carteret Community College has postponed the spring 2020 awards and graduation events due to the guidelines and restrictions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic....

A History of The Reels Brothers Case: 1911-2011

Editor’s Note: The following story attempts to explain the history of the property dispute between Adams Creek Associates and The Reels Brothers...

Kistler Sworn in as Assistant District Attorney

The newest member to join the Carteret County District Attorney’s Office, Walter Evans Kistler, IV, was sworn in as an assistant district...

Disaster Rental Assistance Approved for Carteret Residents

Disaster Rental Assistance Program has been approved for Carteret County residents who were renting at the time of Hurricane Florence and have...

16 Students From Eastern Carteret Schools Participate in All-District Band Clinic, Concert

This past weekend 16 students from Eastern Carteret schools participated in the two-day All-District Band Clinic and concert held by the NC...

Local Food Pantries Need Help Right Now

The Food Waste and Recovery Program, of the recently formed Carteret Food and Health Council (CFHC), has launched an initiative to help...

Parades, Fireworks and More Fourth of July Weekend Fun

Independence Day is coming up quickly, so here's a list of events taking place in Beaufort, Down East and elsewhere in Carteret...

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