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The Jacksonville Daily News
Cloudy skies no match for the eclipsea chance it could rain on the eclipse parade Monday. Meteorologist Hal Austin
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted an hour ago
a chance it could rain on the eclipse parade Monday. Meteorologist Hal Austin with the National Weather Service in Morehead City said there’s a chance for showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. “It’s just a slight chance, odds are... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
North Carolina's Crystal Coast offers quiet beach vacation with pirate adventuresBeaufort, Pine Knoll Shores, Indian Beach, Emerald Isle, Harkers Island, Cape C
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 hours ago
Beaufort, Pine Knoll Shores, Indian Beach, Emerald Isle, Harkers Island, Cape Carteret, Salter Path, Cape Lookout and Morehead City. Our family stayed on Emerald Isle, which is known for miles of quiet public-access beaches. Even in high... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
OPINION, AUG. 15: Key education areas need more investmentthe interstate to Wilmington, but the bold move was the catalyst for economic d
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
the interstate to Wilmington, but the bold move was the catalyst for economic development. The ports in Wilmington and Morehead City are among the 100 busiest in the country, and annually contribute more than $700 million to our economy. We... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
5 things to know about the Perseids meteor showerthrough Saturday night is predicted to be mostly cloudy, said Meteorologist Cas
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
through Saturday night is predicted to be mostly cloudy, said Meteorologist Casey Dail with the National Weather Service in Morehead City, and there’s a 40-to-50 percent chance of rain during that time period, too. The temperature is scheduled to... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
5 things to know about the Perseids meteor showerthrough Saturday night is predicted to be mostly cloudy, said Meteorologist Cas
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 8 days ago
through Saturday night is predicted to be mostly cloudy, said Meteorologist Casey Dail with the National Weather Service in Morehead City, and there’s a 40-to-50 percent chance of rain during that time period, too. The temperature is scheduled to... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
5 things to know about the Perseids meteor showerthrough Saturday night is predicted to be mostly cloudy, said Meteorologist Cas
Kinston Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
through Saturday night is predicted to be mostly cloudy, said Meteorologist Casey Dail with the National Weather Service in Morehead City, and there’s a 40-to-50 percent chance of rain during that time period, too. The temperature is scheduled to... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Annual Stuff the Buss event kicks offMOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County - The annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive k
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
MOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County - The annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive kicks off on Friday in Carteret County. Community members are urged to donate items to be distributed to students with financial needs. Volunteers will collect items... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
5 things to know about the Perseids meteor showerthrough Saturday night is predicted to be mostly cloudy, said Meteorologist Cas
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
through Saturday night is predicted to be mostly cloudy, said Meteorologist Casey Dail with the National Weather Service in Morehead City, and there’s a 40-to-50 percent chance of rain during that time period, too. The temperature is scheduled to... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
NFL legend talks about impact of CTE on football's futureOrleans Saints, NC State Wolfpack and West Carteret High School football legend
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
Orleans Saints, NC State Wolfpack and West Carteret High School football legend Vaughan Johnson (Nate Belt/NewsChannel 12) MOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County - A recently-released study that examined the brains of deceased NFL players found that 99... Read more
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The News & Observer
Trump, Cooper hold strong positions on Atlantic drilling. Now NC residents are weighing in.our beautiful coastal waters as well as our tourism and ocean industries.” The
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
our beautiful coastal waters as well as our tourism and ocean industries.” The DEQ will host a second hearing Wednesday in Morehead City and a final one Thursday in Manteo. The hearings are from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. DEQ is also accepting comments via... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Offshore drilling debate heats back upreally important to know that this could actually happen," she said. "This is a
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
really important to know that this could actually happen," she said. "This is a reality." Monday was the first of three public hearings. Two more will follow. The first is in Morehead City on Aug. 9, and a final meeting will be in Manteo on Aug.... Read more
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The News & Observer
Cooper lawsuit means no one will act on this election disputeelections board is vacant. Andrea Smith is challenging the eligibility of thre
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
elections board is vacant. Andrea Smith is challenging the eligibility of three candidates for mayor and city council in Morehead City, arguing the candidates don't live within the boundaries of the city. But it now appears that there won't be a... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington Sharks clinch second half division titlehalf Eastern Division title and a trip to the Coastal Plain League playoffs Sat
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
half Eastern Division title and a trip to the Coastal Plain League playoffs Saturday night with a 2-0 victory against Morehead City. The Sharks took an early 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first and held on the rest of the night behind a... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Governor speaks at Coastal Federation celebrationNC Coastal Federation presented Pelican Awards and celebrated 35th anniversary
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
NC Coastal Federation presented Pelican Awards and celebrated 35th anniversary Saturday night in Morehead City. Jannette Pippin Daily News Staff jannette_pippin MOREHEAD CITY | Gov. Roy Cooper joined the North Coastal Federation Saturday night in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
NewsChannel 12's Donnie Cox emcees Purple Heart Fishing Tournament DinnerVIDEO: NewsChannel 12's Donnie Cox... MOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County - The Pur
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 days ago
VIDEO: NewsChannel 12's Donnie Cox... MOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County - The Purple Heart Fishing Tournament dinner was held Friday night in Morehead City prior to the start of the tournament on Saturday. NewsChannel 12's Chief Meteorologist Donnie... Read more
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The News & Observer
Two new people just moved into North Carolina’s top-five highest paid state employeeslarge companies before being hired to run the state’s ports in 2014. He makes $
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
large companies before being hired to run the state’s ports in 2014. He makes $275,000. The ports in Wilmington and Morehead City are among the 100 busiest in the country, and they contribute an estimated $700 million to the state economy... Read more
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Perth Now
Sharks snapped in feeding frenzyof fish. Ms Houppermans, 44, took the incredible series of photographs on July
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
of fish. Ms Houppermans, 44, took the incredible series of photographs on July 10 and 11 in waters off the coast of Morehead City in North Carolina, where she has been shooting for the past eight years. In all her time diving, the snapper... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Sharks snapped in feeding frenzyof fish. Ms Houppermans, 44, took the incredible series of photographs on July
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 days ago
of fish. Ms Houppermans, 44, took the incredible series of photographs on July 10 and 11 in waters off the coast of Morehead City in North Carolina, where she has been shooting for the past eight years. In all her time diving, the snapper... Read more
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Herald Sun
Sharks snapped in feeding frenzyof fish. Ms Houppermans, 44, took the incredible series of photographs on July
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
of fish. Ms Houppermans, 44, took the incredible series of photographs on July 10 and 11 in waters off the coast of Morehead City in North Carolina, where she has been shooting for the past eight years. In all her time diving, the snapper... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sharks snapped in feeding frenzyof fish. Ms Houppermans, 44, took the incredible series of photographs on July
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
of fish. Ms Houppermans, 44, took the incredible series of photographs on July 10 and 11 in waters off the coast of Morehead City in North Carolina, where she has been shooting for the past eight years. In all her time diving, the snapper... Read more
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News.com.au
Shark’s snapped in feeding frenzyof fish. Ms Houppermans, 44, took the incredible series of photographs on July
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
of fish. Ms Houppermans, 44, took the incredible series of photographs on July 10 and 11 in waters off the coast of Morehead City in North Carolina, where she has been shooting for the past eight years. In all her time diving, the snapper... Read more
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The News & Observer
Did OBX power outage ruin your vacation? These NC beaches say welcome y’all.getting some folks that have been displaced,” said Carol Lohr, executive direct
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
getting some folks that have been displaced,” said Carol Lohr, executive director of the Crystal Coast Tourism Authority in Morehead City. Some of those are optimists whose reservations on Ocracoke begin Saturday or Sunday, and they want to be close... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Would-be local actors can audition for Ghostwalk, Candlelight New Bern eventsand flourished since. The club, based in New Bern, covers much of Eastern Nort
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 17 days ago
and flourished since. The club, based in New Bern, covers much of Eastern North Carolina, drawing members from Greenville, Morehead City and Swansboro. The group has grown to 116 members, with skill levels ranging from novice to professional, and... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Divorces for the week of Aug. 2, 2017NC -Heather Jones of Clanton and Larry Crocker of Montevallo -Randall Akers o
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
NC -Heather Jones of Clanton and Larry Crocker of Montevallo -Randall Akers of Hoover and Kelly Bredice-Akers of Morehead City, NC July 14 -Krystal Green of Calera and Jason Hall of Columbiana -Wendy Byrd of N/A and Eric Byrd of... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Carteret Animal Control seeking info about injured dogAnimal Control and the Carteret County Sheriff’s Office responded Saturday abou
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
Animal Control and the Carteret County Sheriff’s Office responded Saturday about 5:30 p.m. to a call on Sunny Drive in Morehead City. There, there found a black lab mix with extreme burn-like and open wounds lying on a homeowner’s back porch,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Carteret Co. Animal Control seeks help with case of animal abuse(Carteret County Animal Control photo) (Carteret County Animal Control photo)
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 days ago
(Carteret County Animal Control photo) (Carteret County Animal Control photo) MOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County - Carteret County Animal Control is asking the public for help with information in a case of animal abuse. A black lab mix dog was found... Read more
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Daily Mail
Photos show sharks swimming gracefully through giant tunnels of fishas they moved between bait balls, seemingly uninterested at what could be a fea
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
as they moved between bait balls, seemingly uninterested at what could be a feast. The shots were taken in the waters of Morehead City, North Carolina, where Tanya has been shooting for eight years. Tanya of Fredricksburg, Virgina, said that in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Clearing up some misconceptions about fly ash deal with MHC portVIDEO: Clearing up some... MOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County - A company from Ohi
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 days ago
VIDEO: Clearing up some... MOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County - A company from Ohio will soon start importing fly ash through the Morehead City port. The two-year lease with the N.C. Council of State was approved in June in a meeting of the board of... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Former Navy corpsman convicted in 2012 double murderhad been discharged the month before for drug use, Thomas said. The two men sa
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
had been discharged the month before for drug use, Thomas said. The two men saw the Corrells driving on U.S. 70 near the Morehead City high-rise bridge and followed the Corrells to their home on Taylor Farm Road, where they boxed them into an... Read more
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The News & Observer
New this hurricane season: Storm surge warningsaccording to the National Hurricane Center. Richard Bandy, the meteorologist-i
The News & Observer / Posted 19 days ago
according to the National Hurricane Center. Richard Bandy, the meteorologist-in-charge of the National Weather Service’s Morehead City office, said hazards like storm surge can occur even during storms with low wind speeds. “Just focusing on the... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
The Week's Top 5and flourished since. The club, based in New Bern, covers much of Eastern Nort
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 19 days ago
and flourished since. The club, based in New Bern, covers much of Eastern North Carolina, drawing members from Greenville, Morehead City and Swansboro. The group has grown to 116 members, with skill levels ranging from novice to professional, and... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Navy drafts training area optionstraining and testing activities conducted within the Navy’s Atlantic Fleet Trai
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
training and testing activities conducted within the Navy’s Atlantic Fleet Training and Testing Study Area took place in Morehead City recently. Public Affairs Office for U.S. Fleet Forces Command in Norfolk Public Affairs Office spokesman Ted... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Three homers in second inning lead Sharks to 10th straight winWilmington pounded out 14 hits and three Sharks pitchers combined to give up on
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
Wilmington pounded out 14 hits and three Sharks pitchers combined to give up one run in the team's 7-1 victory at Morehead City on Friday night. Michael Sandle, Daniel Wondrack and Thatcher Coleman each hit home runs to lead Wilmington to its 10th... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Wilmington Sharks extend winning streak to nine gamesand Brian Parreira each had two hits and Luke Morgan and Michael Sandle each dr
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 22 days ago
and Brian Parreira each had two hits and Luke Morgan and Michael Sandle each drove in two runs for the Sharks. Wilmington will try to make it 10 wins in a row when it travels to Morehead City on Friday. First pitch is scheduled f... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Deadly NC coastal rip currents attributed to rare meteorological eventMOREHEAD CITY, N.C. - Five people have been killed in rip currents this summer
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 23 days ago
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. - Five people have been killed in rip currents this summer at North Carolina beaches in what is being partly attributed to a rare meteorological event. A long swell period produces bigger, rougher surf and a greater chance of rip... Read more
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Daily Press
Wednesday's regional sports roundup: Williamsburg Post 39 falls in 10th, drops into state losers' bracket; Morehead City overcomes Pilotstournament and moved into an elimination game Thursday. Coastal Plain League:
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
tournament and moved into an elimination game Thursday. Coastal Plain League: The Peninsula Pilots (27-19) lost 9-4 to Morehead City at War Memorial Stadium to fall to 11-7 in the season’s second half. The Marlins improved to 20-23,... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Coming up in local entertainmentconcert series is produced by the Friends of Fort Macon and the sponsorship of
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 23 days ago
concert series is produced by the Friends of Fort Macon and the sponsorship of Parker Honda and Parker Buick-GMC of Morehead City. Fort Macon State Park is located at the end of East Fort Macon Road, Atlantic Beach. Call 726-3775 for... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Rare meteorological event to blame for large number of rip currentsMOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County (AP) - - Five people have been killed in rip cur
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 24 days ago
MOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County (AP) - - Five people have been killed in rip currents this summer at North Carolina beaches in what is being partly attributed to a rare meteorological event. The News & Observer of Raleigh reports a long swell period... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Deadly rip currents attributed to rare meteorological eventMOREHEAD CITY, N.C. (AP) - Five people have been killed in rip currents this su
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 24 days ago
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. (AP) - Five people have been killed in rip currents this summer at North Carolina beaches in what is being partly attributed to a rare meteorological event. The News & Observer of Raleigh reports a long swell period produces... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Deadly rip currents attributed to rare meteorological eventMOREHEAD CITY, N.C. (AP) - Five people have been killed in rip currents this su
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. (AP) - Five people have been killed in rip currents this summer at North Carolina beaches in what is being partly attributed to a rare meteorological event. The News & Observer of Raleigh reports a long swell period produces... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Deadly rip currents attributed to rare meteorological eventMOREHEAD CITY, N.C. (AP) - Five people have been killed in rip currents this su
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. (AP) - Five people have been killed in rip currents this summer at North Carolina beaches in what is being partly attributed to a rare meteorological event. The News & Observer of Raleigh reports a long swell period produces... Read more
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The News & Observer
Rip currents on NC coast may have lessened a bit – but they still pose dangers– causes bigger, rougher surf and a greater chance of rip currents, said Shane
The News & Observer / Posted 25 days ago
– causes bigger, rougher surf and a greater chance of rip currents, said Shane Kearns, a weather service meteorologist in Morehead City. Long swell periods, often valued by surfers, rarely occur on North Carolina’s central and southern coast,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Sharks down Marlins 7-4 to extend win streak to season-high six gamesThe Wilmington Sharks beat the Morehead City Marlins 7-4 on the road Monday, ex
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 25 days ago
The Wilmington Sharks beat the Morehead City Marlins 7-4 on the road Monday, extending the team’s win streak to a season-high six games. Michael Sandle powered the Sharks’ offense, going 3-for-4 with 2 RBI. Former New Hanover standout Caleb Bishop... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Big Rock approved for vehicle tagsHesmer said. Hesmer said the first place winner won $1,161,450. Hesmer said Bi
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Hesmer said. Hesmer said the first place winner won $1,161,450. Hesmer said Big Rock recently cut a $262,500 check to the Morehead City Salvation Army for their new building fund and years ago directed $200,000 towards the construction of the... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Big Rock approved for vehicle tagsHesmer said. Hesmer said the first place winner won $1,161,450. Hesmer said Bi
Kinston Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
Hesmer said. Hesmer said the first place winner won $1,161,450. Hesmer said Big Rock recently cut a $262,500 check to the Morehead City Salvation Army for their new building fund and years ago directed $200,000 towards the construction of the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Coast Guard rescue reported off Cape LookoutFire and Rescue EMTs then boarded the Lady Catherine to give medical assistance
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 26 days ago
Fire and Rescue EMTs then boarded the Lady Catherine to give medical assistance. The Lady Catherine moored at Station Fort Macon, and Atlantic Beach Fire and Rescue EMT personnel transported the patient to Carteret General Hospital in Morehead C... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Big Rock approved for vehicle tagsHesmer said. Hesmer said the first place winner won $1,161,450. Hesmer said Bi
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
Hesmer said. Hesmer said the first place winner won $1,161,450. Hesmer said Big Rock recently cut a $262,500 check to the Morehead City Salvation Army for their new building fund and years ago directed $200,000 towards the construction of the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Sharks win 5th straightseason. The Sharks have won 5 in a row and are 10-4 in the second half and 23-
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 27 days ago
season. The Sharks have won 5 in a row and are 10-4 in the second half and 23-19 overall. Wilmington is off tomorrow and travels to Morehead City on Monday. First pitch from Big Rock Stadium is at 7:05. Coverage begins at 6:50 on the CPL We... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Power outages across the areaaccording to the Duke Power Progressive. The outage started at 2:31 p.m. The o
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 28 days ago
according to the Duke Power Progressive. The outage started at 2:31 p.m. The outage is though Downtown Havelock South of Catawba. There are also reported outages in Morehead City and Chocowinity. The power is expected to restored around 7:45... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
High rip current warning issued for southern coast on FridayMOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County - The National Weather Service has issued a high
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 29 days ago
MOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County - The National Weather Service has issued a high rip current risk for a part of the coast for Friday. A high rip current warning will extend from Oregon Inlet to Cape Lookout and a moderate risk will run from Duck to... Read more
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