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Morehead City soup kitchen serving up Chick-fil-A to the needy

Their goal was to have enough sponsored meals to cover at least one day, but thanks to donations, the restaurant will be able to provide another round of meals to the soup kitchen for a different day.

WITN - 2018-05-22 19:54:00

Jacksonville Task Force Case to be featured on 48 Hours: NCIS show

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - A Jacksonville Police Department/NCIS Carolinas Field Office Joint investigation will be featured in the CBS News documentary television show 48 Hours: NCIS, 'The Cases They Can’t Forget'.

WNCT - 2018-05-21 13:18:54

Jacksonville man arrested after investigation into drugs sale in Onslow County

Ben R. Stroud, 43, was charged with trafficking opiates by possession, trafficking opiates by manufacturing, possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver marijuana, oxycodone, klonopin and alprazolam and possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

WNCT - 2018-05-21 17:18:37

Beaufort looks to Cedar Street for parking

During the town board’s Monday meeting, Beaufort Manager John Day mentioned a NCDOT proposal to restripe Cedar Street, which would include the addition of parking spaces.


Marine Corps tells company to quit using its name to sell promotional baseball jerseys

U.S. Marines with Marine Wing Support Group (MWSG) 27 conduct their activation ceremony on Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., May 22, 2018. (Lance Cpl. Ethan Pumphret/U.S. Marine Corps)

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-05-23 00:53:00

5th Annual Atlantic Beach music festival

"It's the best of all the worlds you see people you haven't seen in a long time, you got music refreshments and you just enjoy yourself and we had the weather," says Yancey Warren of Robersonville, NC.


Swan Island Oyster Sanctuary in progress

MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. (WNCT) --- Did you know that a single oyster filters about thirty five gallons of water per day?

WNCT - 2018-05-21 22:08:02

Suspect Arrested For Friday Shooting In Kinston - Goldsboro Daily News

On Friday at approximately 1:50 AM, members of the Kinston Police Department responded to a shots fired call at a residence on the 200 block of E. Vernon Avenue. An investigation determined 31-year-old Darrell S. Koonce, Jr. allegedly shot at two subjects as they sat in a vehicle. The vehicle was st


Police seek help finding NC woman

Police said Bonnie Gitto, 70, was last seen on the 100 block of Fairlane Road after 2 p.m. Friday.


Beaufort commissioners to discuss paid parking Monday night

BEAUFORT, N.C. (WITN) -One local town's board of commissioners has a hot button topic to tackle at its budget meeting Monday night.Beaufort Town Commissioners will take up the proposal to instate paid parking in the downtown area of the town starting June 1. The plan was originally set to go into ef


SBI investigating blaze that destroyed Pamlico County Habitat ReStore

Murray says his office, along with the SBI and the sheriff's office, are still looking into what caused the fire.


Coast Guard rescues missing man after search off Emerald Isle

The Coast Guard sent a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Station Emerald Isle, and a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Station Fort Macon, along with an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and C-130 Hercules aircraft crew from Air Station Elizabeth City to search.


Women arrested in vehicle break-ins

Mandi May Slade, 23, of Madison Bay Drive in Beaufort, was arrested Monday, and Bobbi Joanne Brown, 22, of Dutch Treat mobile home park in Newport, was previously arrested.


Crystal Coast Boat Show brings thousands of people to the docks

This is the eleventh year Downtown Morehead City, Inc. organized the Boat Show, which runs through Sunday.


Coast Guard rescues man after search off Emerald Isle, NC

The Coast Guard immediately issued an urgent marine information broadcast to alert mariners in the area. The Coast Guard sent a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Emerald Isle, and a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Coast Guard Station Fort Macon, along with an MH-60 Jayhawk


Man arrested on attempted 1st-degree murder after shooting in Kinston

KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) - A man was arrested Wednesday on attempted first-degree murder charges after shooting in Kinston, police said.


Boat show sails into town

Morehead City— The downtown waterfront bustled Saturday with people browsing boats of all shapes and sizes and enjoying food trucks, live music, an antique car show and more for the 11th annual Crystal Coast Boat Show.


Local law enforcement run Special Olympics Flame of Home through Carteret County

As part of the nearly 2,000-mile journey it makes around the state, the Flame of Hope was lit in Morehead City.


Two robberies in one week at a Havelock hotel have locals concerned

“They come across the counter and got money out of the register.,” said Havelock Inn & Suites employee Tammy Tucker. “Not much, but they got some.”


Crystal Coast Boat Show brings boaters together

Morehead City is known as fisherman’s paradise, and the boating industry provides jobs, entertainment, and money for the town. The Crystal Coast Boat Show is an opportunity for boaters, fishermen, and boat vendors to come out and see what the industry has to offer.