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East Carteret High School unveils renovated auditorium post-Florence  WNCT

A renovation project is completed just in time for a school's spring production.

One N.C. coach leads two high school basketball state playoff teams with games at the same time  USA TODAY High School Sports

It's an accomplishment enough for a high school coach to lead his or her team to the state playoffs. Accomplishing that in two sports is even more impressive.

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Deadly fire kills teen, two pets in Beaufort  WNCT

An early Saturday morning fire in Beaufort leaves a 15-year-old dead along with two pets.

East Carteret's Morgan pulling double duty as coach of two playoff basketball teams  HighSchoolOT

Tod Morgan is the boys basketball coach at East Carteret High School in Beaufort. He's also the girls basketball coach.

East Carteret High School Graduation 2018 | News  Carolinacoastonline

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East Carteret graduates 130 | News  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — It was a sea of blue and gold as 130 Mariners burst through the gymnasium doors Friday evening as new graduates of East Carteret High School.

NC teen, 2 pets killed in house fire

Mason Caras, 15, was pulled from the fire and later died at the hospital. A dog and a cat were also killed. The cause of the fire is not known at this time.

'Let's adopt a team': Separated by 400 miles, two N.C. football teams help hurricane recovery  USA TODAY High School Sports

The first time a hurricane destroyed B.J. Frazier's house, he was, he estimates, six years old. It wasn't the only time he lost a house to the disaster. His hometown ...

East Carteret's auditorium gets post-storm facelift | News  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — The East Carteret High School auditorium is receiving a major facelift after nearly 2 feet of storm surge flooded the building during Hurricane ...

East Carteret High School students get hands-on job training for the day  WITN

A group of students at a local high school are breaking free from the classroom for some hands-on learning.

Teen dies in house fire

We have new information about a fatal fire in Beaufort. We've now learned the victim of that fire is a teenager. He along, with his two pets died Saturday.

Erwin Warriors collect donations for East Carteret football team  WLOS

A mountain football team has been collecting relief items to help those affected by Hurricane Florence. "We just wanted to come together, our team, our football ...

Northside-Jacksonville coach, East Carteret principal to get NCHSAA honors

Northside High School men's basketball coach Tony Marshburn and East Carteret High School principal Joe Poletti will be recognized by the NC High School ...

East Carteret Mariners send off 131 seniors | News  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — Swathed in blue and gold, 131 Mariners burst through the gymnasium doors Friday evening as newly minted graduates of East Carteret High ...

Crystal Coast Christmas Flotilla named a Top 20 event  Carolinacoastonline

The Crystal Coast Christmas Flotilla is set for Saturday, Dec. 1. This year, the Crystal Coast Christmas Flotilla has been named a “Top 20 Event in the Southeast” ...

Teachers, staff get settled on CCC campus | News  Carolinacoastonline

MOREHEAD CITY — It was moving day Thursday for teachers and administrators at Marine Science & Technologies Early College High School.

Poletti picked assistant superintendent | News  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — East Carteret High School principal Joe Poletti has been named new assistant superintendent for the Carteret County school system, according ...

East Carteret athlete, principal receive honors by NCHSAA

East Carteret High School was in the spotlight Thursday as one of its athletes and principal received honors from the NC High School Athletic Association.

PAST AND PRESENT | General News  Carolinacoastonline

MOREHEAD CITY —More than 200 residents celebrated the accomplishments of African-Americans during the 20th annual Black History Celebration on ...

Parade honors ECHS boys basketball | News  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — Thousands congregated along Front Street Sunday afternoon to celebrate the 1A State Champions, East Carteret boys basketball team.

Mariners wallop Devilpups 84-0 in record-setting homecoming triumph  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — The East Carteret football team set a school record for both points and margin of victory Friday in an 84-0 homecoming blowout of Lejeune.

Decades of yearbooks go online | News  Carolinacoastonline

MOREHEAD CITY — Two county residents took to Facebook recently as a means to create a compendium of Carteret County high school yearbooks.

Report finds increase in school violence, drop-outs  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — Crime and dropout rates increased in county schools for the 2016-17 year, according to a state report released Wednesday.

Community honors African-American achievers | News  Carolinacoastonline

MOREHEAD CITY — More than 200 residents celebrated the accomplishments of county African-American students during the 22nd annual Black History ...

CCC offers college courses at high school location  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — Carteret Community College instructors James Blalock and Tony Palbicke were busy teaching students last week.

Class of 2019  WITN

WITN along with the ECU Foundation and Farmville Furniture proudly present WITN's Class of 2019! Each year, high schools all across eastern North Carolina ...

Career Expo | Photo Galleries  Carolinacoastonline

East Carteret High School ProStart culinary students, from left, Josh Jachimiak and Noah Nelson prepare food Tuesday during the Career and Technology Expo ...

Old Burying Ground closed for season | News  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — The touring season for the town's historic cemetery is Hurricane Florence's latest casualty, as Beaufort Historical Association officials have opted ...

Marshallberg man crafts new shrimp boat | News  Carolinacoastonline

MARSHALLBERG — Down East native Zack Davis hopes his recent boatbuilding project will help keep the tradition alive in the area.

Community marks Challenger anniversary | News  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — With Monday marking the 33rd anniversary of the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger, students at the Boys & Girls Club afterschool ...

Beaufort Woman's Club to celebrate 95th birthday | Around Town  Carolinacoastonline

The Beaufort Woman's Club recently achieved its 95th year of *service* to the community, and the public is invited to attend a special birthday celebration from 4-6 ...

East Carteret to perform swamp's greatest fairytale, 'Shrek' the musical  Carolinacoastonline

It's one thing to turn a children's book about an ogre, princess and dragon into a beloved cartoon, but even more magical is to turn the story featuring the ...

Boys Basketball: Weldon vs. East Carteret (Mar. 6, 2015)  HighSchoolOT

East Carteret pulled away from Weldon in the 1-A boys eastern regional semifinal, winning 78-62.

Election Day is here  Jacksonville Daily News

Election Day is today.Polls open at 6:30 a.m. and close at 7:30 p.m., and Onslow County Board of Elections Director Rose Whitehurst said the early voting ...

Storm damages Down East, Beaufort (updated Feb. 17) | News  Carolinacoastonline

Feb. 17 update: MOREHEAD CITY — The National Weather *Service* confirmed Tuesday an EF-1 tornado with winds of 110 mph accompanied with heavy rain ...

Alternative programs show signs of success | News  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — Nearly 200 county students were served through public school alternative learning programs last year, and results are paying off, according to ...

Beaufort Woman's Club to hold fashion show fundraiser  Carolinacoastonline

This spring, it's all about head-to-toe fashion – and you can see the latest styles and trends from area shops and boutiques at the Beaufort Woman's Club's “Do's ...

DeCock: The fall of former baseball star Brien Taylor  News & Observer

Once, not so long ago, Brien Taylor stood on the mound and looked down at hitters who quivered in fear at what his left arm was about to deliver. Wednesday ...

Candidates discuss issues in '15 race | News |  Carolinacoastonline

This report is part of a series of candidates' statements in this year's Municipal Election. Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 3.

Our Coast's People: Mayor Rett Newton  Coastal Review Online

Beaufort Mayor Everette "Rett" Newton, a doctoral student and program manager with the Duke Lab's drone program, hope to use new technology to help make ...

Top school employees named | News  Carolinacoastonline

MOREHEAD CITY — From a high school English teacher to a technology facilitator, the top five county school employees of the year were announced during a ...

Backpacks feed kids | News  Carolinacoastonline

MOREHEAD CITY — Child nutrition workers with the county school system used their baking skills Saturday to fight childhood hunger.

Halloween happenings, trick-or-treat times listed | TWM  Carolinacoastonline

Halloween events are already in full swing featuring everything from everything for families including a costume “BOO-ty” and glow runs, to motorcycle poker ...

Driftwood Artisan Studio opens in Beaufort | Art  Carolinacoastonline

CONTRIBUTOR. Ask artists where they find inspiration, and they'll probably tell you that it comes in the strangest places. For local hair stylist Janine Facciola, ...

Chefs cook up fun for high school students  Carolinacoastonline

MOREHEAD CITY —From baking popular French pastries to preparing duck liver, culinary students from the county's three high schools spent Thursday ...

Carteret sheriff marks 10-year milestone | News  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — County Sheriff Asa Buck marked a milestone earlier this month. He's served a decade as the county's top cop.

Willis to continue basketball career at Cape Fear Community College  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — Trevor Willis wants to play Division I basketball some day, and the recent East Carteret High School graduate hopes going the junior college ...

Friends, family form procession to honor woman killed in wreck  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — Friends and family formed a procession of more than 75 cars and trucks Thursday in tribute to a young woman who died in an accident this week.

Three compete for Democratic nomination | News  Carolinacoastonline

This report is part of a series of candidates' statements in contested races in this year's general election. Voting day for the primary is Tuesday, May 6.

A Journey Though History and Culture  Coastal Review Online

More than a decade in the making, the Outer Banks Scenic Byway is finally a reality. The road links the history, culture and natural beauty of the coast's Outer ...

Winston-Salem street named for Beaufort native | News  Carolinacoastonline

WINSTON-SALEM — City council leaders here honored Beaufort-born Charles Hardesty, renaming a street in his honor at a dedication ceremony Sunday.

Cedar Street Park plan gets green light | News  Carolinacoastonline

BEAUFORT — The town board of commissioners is going forward with a master plan for the proposed Cedar Street, which includes a variety of features ...

Bright ideas in the classroom | News  Carolinacoastonline

BROAD CREEK — Thirty-six teachers in Carteret and Craven counties received unexpected cash this week for classroom projects.

Brien Taylor gets three-year sentence | News  Carolinacoastonline

NEW BERN — A former baseball major league draft pick from Beaufort has been sentenced to more than three years in prison on cocaine charges.

Students call court to order in mock trials  Greenville Daily Reflector

Beth Velliquette. Sunday, February 5, 2017. It was a tricky case with lots of issues — use of excessive force by a police officer, fear of a terrorist threat, bullying, ...

Our Coast's People: Bland Simpson  Coastal Review Online

A UNC professor, author, musician and lifelong steward of the coast, Bland Simpson has been actively involved with the North Carolina Coastal Federation for ...

East Duplin High School - Hunter Grady  WITN

My name is Hunter Grady and I currently attend East Duplin High School. I live with my mother, father, and my 11 year old sister. I am well known in my ...

Five types of high school athletes who are overhyped  USA TODAY High School Sports

There are plenty of reasons some high school athletes are overhyped. They generally fall into one of several categories, some of which the media are to blame ...

Quarterbacks Lewis, Cunningham among 6 players to leave ODU football program  Virginian-Pilot

Quarterbacks Brennan Lewis and Kody Cunningham, who redshirted at Old Dominion this past season, are among six players won't play football in 2017 for the ...

Teaching Future Boatbuilders  All At Sea

North Carolina's Carteret County is famous for its history of wooden boat making. It is also home to some of the best boatbuilding educators.

TROOPER: Impaired Driver Strikes Truck Carrying Family of 6  WITN

According to Highway Patrol, 51-year-old Roy Holder was driving on U.S. 70 when he struck a Dodge truck carrying a family of six in between North Harbor ...

Research Efforts Take Flight with Drones  Coastal Review Online

Unmanned aerial vehicles or drones offer area scientists new possibilities for research in otherwise hard-to-reach areas and difficult marine environments.

MaxPreps/NSCAA High School State Players of the Week for October 17-23, 2016  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - MaxPreps, the online high school sports leader and The National Soccer Coaches Association of America team up to honor the nation's best.

2014 MLB Draft: Worst Yankees draft picks of all time by position  Pinstripe Alley

As noted by the previous post recounting the Yankees' best draft picks, the Yankees have made their share of wise first round selections, in particular Derek ...

MLB Draft 2012: Power Ranking 50 Worst Draft Busts of All Time  Bleacher Report

The 2012 MLB draft is fast approaching. All 30 teams are busily preparing to select a group of talented youngsters from the high school and college levels that ...

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