Breaking News from Morehead City NC

Find the latest Morehead City NC News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

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.


ANIMAL SANCTUARY: Teens attacked possum with 2x4 board

HUBERT, NC (WITN) -Authorities in one Eastern Carolina county are investigating an attack that seriously injured a wild animal.A good Samaritan took the injured possum to Possumwood Acres Animal Sanctuary in Hubert.The sanctuary was told that the person saw the animal being hit by a 2x4 piece of woo

WITN - 2018-05-23 16:35:00

Person shot in early morning hours Friday in New Bern

NEW BERN, Craven County —One person was shot in the early morning hours Friday in New Bern, authorities tell NewsChannel 12.New Bern Police tell us the victim does not appear to have suffered life-threatening injuries. The individual was airlifted in Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.The call for

WCTI12.COM - 2018-05-25 07:17:10

Deputies: Suspect known as 'Nasty Dog' wanted in attack of a 70-year-old man

George J. Armstrong, 42, who also goes by the nickname 'Nasty Dog', is wanted for attempted murder, breaking and entering and assault with a deadly weapon.

WNCT - 2018-05-23 16:05:25

Vandals hit Jacksonville's Freedom Fountain causing significant damage

Because of the damage, the fountain is not operating and will be out of service for some time, according to a city spokesman.

WITN - 2018-05-24 16:09:00

Emeraldfest Emerald Isle, NC

LocationWestern Ocean Regional Access, (located off Islander Drive) Emerald Isle, NC 28594


History Museum of Carteret County debuting traveling WWI exhibit

MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. (WITN) -The long Memorial Day weekend is almost here and with it, one local museum is taking time to remember exactly why we celebrate the holiday as they prepare to unveil a brand new exhibit.The History Museum of Carteret County is almost finished adding their touches to a trav

WITN - 2018-05-24 20:45:00

New Bern Police investigate early morning shooting

MGNByAnna Phillips, Stacia Strong|Posted:Fri 8:30 AM, May 25, 2018NEW BERN, NC (WITN) -New Bern Police are investigating an early morning shooting.Police confirm one person is injured.It happened on F Street.Limited information is available at this time. We expect to learn more later this morning.

WITN - 2018-05-25 08:30:00

Man arrested after investigation into heroin trafficking in Edgecombe and Nash Counties

TARBORO, N.C. (WNCT) - A man was arrested on drug charges after an investigation into heroin trafficking in Edgecombe and Nash Counties, deputies said.


DEPUTIES: Man had relationship with girl starting when she was 11

ONSLOW COUNTY, NC (WITN) -A Jacksonville man is accused of having a sexual relationship with a girl over a four year span, beginning when she was just 11 years old.


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)


Exhibit, book to honor WWI anniversary

Starting Saturday, May 26, museum visitors can see the exhibit “North Carolina in the Great War,” which focuses on the men and women of North Carolina in uniform during World War I, just in time for the 100th anniversary of the end of the war.

CAROLINACOASTONLINE.COM - 2018-05-24 00:00:00

Memorial Day weekend comes with higher gas prices

"You know, maybe instead of buying a steak dinner, we buy, you know, a hamburger so we can pay for the gas."

WCTI12.COM - 2018-05-23 22:11:00

Early morning contrail over Swansboro

Mike Favata of Swansboro spotted what looked like an unusual cloud formation early on the morning of Monday, May 21. He took this photo from Hammocks Beach Road looking eastward about 5 a.m. After doing some research, he found that the “cloud” was no cloud but rather the exhaust contrail from an Ant


Teen wanted for Maryland murder arrested in Wilmington - WWAY TV

Photo: U.S. Marshals OfficeNEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A teen who was arrested in Wilmington late Monday night has been charged in connection with a Maryland murder.The U.S. Marshals Service Violent Fugitive Task Force (VFTF) arrested Steven Jerome Clark, 18, at a relative’s home in the 1100 blo


9OYS special report: Still in the Fight

“I just gradually got very sick,” Reynolds said. “I started sleeping a lot, and my medical providers couldn’t figure out what it was that was causing me to sleep a lot.”

WNCT - 2018-05-23 22:17:20

Letter to the Editor: The ideal of true patriotism

“I believe in this country with all my heart and soul. I believe that our people will in the end rise level to every need, will in the end triumph over every difficulty that rises before them. I could not have such confident faith in the destiny of this mighty people if I had it merely as regards on


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.


Getting surprised by wide range of water temps

Water temperatures are fun to watch, but with the cold-killing temperatures this winter and most of spring, we get surprised.The surf in Emerald Isle began the month of May at 60 degrees, and three weeks later to this past weekend, jumped to 74 degrees. That’s a rise of 14 degrees in just three week


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.