Updated: 09/10/2012 - Matthew Steagall of Newport was arrested by Carteret County deputies Sunday and charged with statutory rape.
Updated: 09/07/2012 - Deputies said the tallest, home-grown marijuana plant was at least 12 feet tall.
Updated: 09/05/2012 - A man's body was found in the water in Carteret County.
Updated: 09/05/2012 - Dangerous conditions are possible in the water along our coast.
Updated: 09/06/2012 - Two swimming alerts have been lifted in Carteret County.
Updated: 09/04/2012 - New Morehead City manager David Whitlow from Virginia started his job in Carteret County Tuesday.
Updated: 08/31/2012 - The Town of Atlantic Beach says the number of visitors is up from last year between 30% and 40% and they believe it has a lot to do with the beach's 75 anniversary with activities and rides offered to families, but there were few people on the beach Friday.
Updated: 08/31/2012 - A crash in Carteret County sent 4 people to the hospital Friday afternoon, three of them teens.
Updated: 08/31/2012 - No students were hurt after a car ran into the back of their school bus this morning in Carteret County.
Updated: 08/30/2012 - Counties from across Eastern Carolina have formed a new coalition to fight for highway and road projects for all drivers in the east.
Posted: 08/29/2012 - Police say three people caught trying to break into a business in New port are now charged in other similar crimes.
Updated: 08/27/2012 - Officials say the wastewater may have entered the Newport River of the White Oak River Basin.
Posted: 08/24/2012 - Continued rain and soggy field conditions have forced some area high schools to postpone Friday night football games.
Updated: 08/21/2012 - The search is on for a man wanted for assaulting a woman at gunpoint what deputies say was a domestic dispute at his home Sunday.
Posted: 08/21/2012 - Deputies in Carteret County are searching for a man wanted for a domestic disturbance that happened at his home on Sunday.
Posted: 08/21/2012 - John Chadwick was released on bond from the jail in Carteret County.
Posted: 08/20/2012 - Timothy Telford is charged with four counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, two counts of assault by pointing a gun, and one count of going armed to the terror of the public.
Updated: 08/17/2012 - Cape Lookout says this is the first documented case of EEE among the herd of 107 horses, which the Park Service has been managing since the mid 1980's.
Updated: 08/15/2012 - A Newport man is jailed on a $1 million bond after deputies say he sexually assaulted two teen girls.
Updated: 08/13/2012 - A young Marine swimming off the Emerald Isle coast Saturday evening drowned according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
Updated: 08/12/2012 - A pirate ship went up in flames Saturday afternoon during the Beaufort Pirate Invasion event in Carteret County.
Updated: 08/09/2012 - NOAA forecasters say they expect a total of 12 to 17 tropical storms, with as many as five to eight hurricanes, for the season from June 1 to Nov. 30. Two to three of storms could become major hurricanes.
Updated: 08/09/2012 - Highway Patrol continues to investigate a fatal crash after a car plowed into a house in Carteret County Tuesday.
Posted: 08/08/2012 - Mississippi Republican Gov. Phil Bryant will appear in New Bern and Morehead City Wednesday.