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Carteret Community College still recovering following November tornado Video included

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Students at Carteret Community College are headed back to class surrounded by construction. More>>

Police locate teen girl reported missing

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Police along the Crystal Coast say they've located a 15-year-old girl reported missing. More>>

Cherry Point alerts public to special training Video included

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Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point is conducting special training and residents can expect to see increased air, ground and sea-based activity during August. More>>

Visitor spending increases in 95 NC counties Video included

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State officials say visitor spending increased in 95 of North Carolina's 100 counties in 2013, with three counties topping $1 billion. More>>

Carteret Co. Schools receives big donation Video included

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The Carteret County public school system received a big check Wednesday morning. More>>

2 hangings in eastern NC jails under investigation

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Authorities say two hangings in eastern North Carolina jails are under investigation. More>>

Swim advisories lifted for several eastern Carolina counties

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State water officials say they lifted a swimming warning at several places across the east after testing showed high levels of bacteria in the water. More>>

Technology changing the name of the game when it comes to school supplies Video included

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As teachers and administrators prepare for your kids to head back to class later this month, what do you need to know to make sure you're ready? More>>

Greenville man charged in Arendell Street shooting

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A Greenville man is behind bars after opening fire on two people at an area gas station. More>>

Mugshots: 8 arrested as Operation Pill Crusher continues

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Eight more people have been arrested as “Operation Pill Crusher” continues. More>>

Newport man arrested for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with 12-year-old

John Turner Jr., 24, was arrested in Carteret County for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with a 12-year-old boy. John Turner Jr., 24, was arrested in Carteret County for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with a 12-year-old boy.
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The Carteret County Sheriff's Office arrested a Newport man for allegedly engaging in a sexual act with a 12-year-old boy. Sheriff's deputies arrested John Turner Jr., 24, on Thursday. More>>

Infectious diseases that concern doctors in the East Video included

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Infectious diseases are one of the things that challenge doctors around the world. More>>

Carteret Co. swim warnings lifted, one stays Video included

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The N.C. Recreational Water Quality Program lifts one swim warning and keeps another for areas in Carteret County. More>>

ECU to research how to fix NC coastline Video included

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East Carolina University joins other scientists to research rebuilding coastlines hit hardest by storms like Hurricane Sandy and all the tropical storms over the years. More>>

Commercial fishing groups in NC want changes

Commercial fishing groups want environmental regulators to expand their enforcement of the Endangered Species Act to cover recreational hook-and-line anglers who hurt endangered sea turtles. More>>

National Night Out 2014 in eastern NC Video included

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Law Enforcement agencies across the east are taking part in the 31st annual National Night Out Tuesday. More>>

The impacts of state Medicaid cuts for patients Video included

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The state's decision to continue cuts to it's medicaid program is having far reaching affects. More>>

Stuff the Bus school supply drive this weekend in Carteret County

"Stuff the Bus" school supply drive this weekend in Carteret County

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The annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive will begin this weekend in Carteret County. More>>

NC man sentenced for making false distress calls

A North Carolina man is heading to federal prison for making false distress calls to the U.S. Coast Guard, triggering a massive search for a sinking boat that didn't exist. More>>

Beaufort man arrested for intentionally running man over with his car

Daniel Kepler of Beaufort was arrested after intentionally running over a man with his vehicle. Daniel Kepler of Beaufort was arrested after intentionally running over a man with his vehicle.
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Carteret County deputies arrested a Beaufort man after they say he intentionally ran over another man with his vehicle.Daniel Kepler, 40, was arrested on Saturday. More>>

Second rabies case reported in Newport

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The Carteret County Health Department is investigating a second case of rabies in the past month. More>>

Water advisory lifted in Beaufort; still in effect at Atlantic Beach

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A swimming advisory has been lifted for Taylor's Creek in Beaufort.The advisory was put in place Wednesday by the N.C. Recreational Water Quality Program after water testing showed bacteria levels were high in the area. More>>

Swim warnings at public beach points in Atlantic Beach Video included

Swim warnings issued at two public beach access points in Atlantic Beach. Swim warnings issued at two public beach access points in Atlantic Beach.
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The N.C. Recreational Water Quality Program issues warnings for two beach access points in Atlantic Beach. More>>

Law enforcement try to curb violent crime in the East Video included

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According to SBI statistics, violent crime affects communities throughout the East. More>>

Carteret Co. Sheriff elected president of NC Sheriffs’ Association Video included

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An area sheriff is now the president of the North Carolina Sheriffs' Association. More>>

State Coastal Resources Commission to meet in Beaufort Video included

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The State Coastal Resources Commission is scheduled to meet in Beaufort on Wednesday, July 30. More>>

Some NC areas reopening after Arthur leaves Video included

The location for the Emerald Isle fireworks celebration. The location for the Emerald Isle fireworks celebration.

Officials in some coastal communities and counties in North Carolina are reporting few problems after Hurricane Arthur passed through the state. More>>

DA: No charges to be filed in fatal accident with military vehicle Video included

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No charges will be filed in an April accident with a military vehicle which claimed the life of a driver in Newport. More>>

Parents of Emerald Isle skateboarder, hospital reach settlement Video included

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A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit between a local hospital and the family of a teen who died in a skateboarding accident. More>>

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