Officials Talk Fuel Removal from Bomb-Threatened Fishing Vessel

Officials discussed plans Tuesday to remove 15,000 gallons of diesel fuel from a grounded fishing vessel threatened by unexploded ordnance near Marine...

Fire Sinks Trawler in Core Creek

Twelve emergency departments responded to a blaze aboard the Melissa Ann II for more than six hours after the 56-foot wooden trawler...

Unexploded Ordnances May Threaten Grounded Fishing Vessel

The Beaufort-based fishing vessel Sea Angels ran aground near Brown's Inlet east of Camp Lejeune Monday morning. Her four crew members were...

Carteret Health Care Announces Mayo Clinic Partnership, Says ‘No Additional Cost to Patients’

Carteret Health Care (CHC) in Morehead City, formerly Carteret General Hospital, has become the first facility in the state to join the...

Crystal Coast Oyster Festival to Benefit Local Shellfish Farmers

Grab a glove and your best oyster knife - it's time to get shuckin'.North Carolina oysters will...

Commissioners Approve Compass Hotel Site Plan with Conditions

After a lengthy discussion, the Beaufort Board of Commissioners approved the site plan for the Compass Hotel project Monday night in a...

Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Thursday, Nov. 7

Welcome to the new & improved Beacon Bits, our bi-weekly news briefs delivery system. Twice a week we'll serve up morsels...

CCC Event to Help Businesses Learn About Military Contract Opportunities

Carteret Community College is hosting a free outreach session to promote contract and employment opportunities with North Carolina military installations from 10...

On the Agenda: Beaufort Commissioners October Work Session

The Beaufort Board of Commissioners meets on the fourth Monday of each month to take public comment, receive information and discuss agenda...

Snug Harbor to Close, Leaving Dozens In Search of New Homes and Jobs

The management of Snug Harbor on Nelson Bay announced Tuesday evening that the facility will close its doors Dec. 21.

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