Commentary: Seizing our Moment in Carteret County

Dear Neighbors, We are small communities and large rural areas that are inextricably linked as friends, families, classmates, and...

Coast Guard Searching for Plane Crash Survivors Near Emerald Isle

Coast Guard crews are searching for survivors after a Cessna airplane crashed southeast of Bogue Inlet, near Emerald Isle, late Monday evening.

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,...

COVID-19 Carteret Sheriff’s Office Update: Risk Reduction Measures

Released by Carteret County Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer Nick Wilson Monday, March 23 at 4:24 pm In response...

COVID-19 Carteret County Government Update 22: Playground Closures

Released by Carteret County Emergency Services Director Stephen Rea Monday, march 23 at 5:07 pm. To further reduce the...

COVID-19 Carteret County Government Update 21: Register of Deeds Office

Released by Carteret County Emergency Services Director Stephen Rea at 2:24 pm Monday, March 23. The Center for Disease...

Governor Extends School Closures; Salons, Gyms Must Close; New Guidance for Childcare Facilities

NC Governor Roy Cooper announced an executive order extending the closure of schools until May 15 among other restrictions due to COVID-19.

NC at 339 Cases, Carteret Still at 5; County Issues COVID-19 FAQ

The News & Observer, which is tracking COVID-19 cases county by county, has counted 339 cases of the disease in North Carolina...

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...

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...

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