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Anti-Jail Group Planning Announcement On Beaufort County Jail
Some of those opposed to building the new facility in Beaufort County are hosting a press conference on the matter at 10 a.m. Thursday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Third person arrested in Pamlico home invasion
A third arrest has been made in the case of an Aug. 5 home invasion in this Pamlico County community.
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North Carolina man drowns on SC coast
The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office tells local media outlets that the Tuesday accident claimed the life of 50-year-old Matthew Auten of Swannanoa, North Carolina.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Aurora Man Charged In Home Invasion
Officials say 21-year-old Markel Mattocks of Aurora was arrested and charged with first degree burglary, robbery with a dangerous weapon, first degree kidnapping and felony conspiracy.
Brochure helps drivers navigate roundabouts
Now traffic engineers in Beaufort County are offering a brochure that helps motorists navigate roundabouts and describes why they are safer than traditional intersections with lights or stop signs.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Attorney General To Visit Beaufort County Schools For Back-To-School Celebration
North Carolina's attorney general will be paying a visit to Beaufort County Schools to celebrate the restart of classes with county school staff.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Beaufort County: One Person Dead In Early Morning Fire
Fire marshal Curtis Avery told WITN the emergency call came in at 3:12 a.m. Clarks Neck Volunteer Fire Department along with Old Ford Volunteer Department responded.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Belhaven Resident Faces 7 Drug Charges
The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office says a man who was growing marijuana in his home and selling it, has been arrested.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Beaufort County voters to weigh land preservation
For a fourth time since the late 1990s, voters in Beaufort County will consider whether to put money aside for rural land preservation.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Beaufort County adds GPS to school buses
The Beaufort Gazette reports that when school begins next week, all 127 buses in the county fleet will be equipped with a GPS tracking system called Zonar.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
NC hospital closure leaves man to wonder 'what if'
Paramedics would later tell Gibbs' husband that they revived her five times during the 90 minutes it took for the helicopter to come into sight.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Greenville Man, Beaufort County Woman Charged In Violent Home Invasion
A Greenville man and a woman from Beaufort County are locked up, charged with a violent home invasion last month in Pamlico County.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Controversy continues in Beaufort County on jail
Some lawmakers are calling for a public referendum to decide whether Beaufort County should move forward with plans for a new public safety center in Chocowinity.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Man On Probation Busted Again For Selling Heroin
Beaufort County deputies have charged Quinton Baldwin of Washington with possession with intent to sell and deliver heroin, manufacture heroin, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Beaufort County Commissioners Vote To Pursue Other Jail Funding Options
The USDA may not be lending Beaufort County millions of dollars for a proposed public safety facility, but the county is not out of options for funding.
Bobcat Hanging Out On Beaufort County Dock
The soggy conditions in some areas of the east didn't bother one animal that you may not see very often in Eastern Carolina.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Craven County Man Charged With Violating Protective Order & Kidnapping 3 People
A Vanceboro man faces about a dozen charges after deputies say he violated a protective order by kidnapping three people.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
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A Conservative Mayor Fights To Expand Medicaid In North Carolina
Last month, the only hospital in the sleepy town of Belhaven in eastern North Carolina closed its doors, prompting Belhaven Mayor Adam O'Neal to step out of party lines and call for an expansion of Medicaid in North Carolina.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Belhaven's mayor marches to save rural hospitals
Belhaven Mayor Adam O'Neal, left, and civil rights activist Bob Zellner walk in Stafford, Va., on their way to Washington, D.C. O'Neal was walking from the site of the now closed Vidant Pungo Hospital in Belhaven to Washington to protest the closure of his town's hospital.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Beaufort County Man Jailed For Buying Heroin From Law Enforcement
The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office arrested 33-year-old Stacy Jones of Edward following the controlled purchases of heroin.