Carteret County News
National Weather Service confirms tornado in Atlantic Beach
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/27/2013 - 8:47am.

The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in Atlantic Beach. It was an EF2 tornado, and had wind speeds between 111 to 135 mph, according to the NWS.

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Deputies: Teen brings grandmother's marijuana to school
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/27/2013 - 11:41am.

Deputies said a grandmother was arrested because her teen granddaughter brought the suspect's marijuana to school.

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Carteret County to sue if loggerhead designation stands
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/21/2013 - 10:58am.

The Carteret County commissioners have authorized a lawsuit if a US Fish and Wildlife Service proposal designating crucial loggerhead habitat on Bouge Banks is approved.

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DSS investigates after road rage suspects surrender
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Tue, 03/26/2013 - 2:52pm.

video Deputies say the suspects in a road rage incident that led to a fight and shooting Sunday in Carteret County turned themselves in last night.. Now the victims are speaking out.

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CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Couple charged after road rage leads to fight, ends with shots fired
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/25/2013 - 10:59pm.

videoA weekend road rage incident in Carteret County led to a fight between the drivers involved and ended with one of the men firing shots, investigators say. It was all caught on camera, and it landed two people behind bars.

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Coast Guard searching for missing man
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 11/19/2012 - 10:11pm.

video The Coast Guard is searching for a missing man who was last seen going underwater and not resurfacing. The 57-year-old was surf fishing on the south end of Portsmouth Island near Morehead City on Monday.

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Outer Banks begins clean up after Hurricane Sandy
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 8:15am.

People on North Carolina's Outer Banks are facing some flooding and damage from Hurricane Sandy, but emergency management officials say it could have been worse.

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12-year-old girl back with father in NC
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/04/2012 - 8:06am.

A Carteret County girl who was the focus of an Amber Alert last month is home with her father. Robert Lefevers says his daughter is doing well after going to Florida with a registered sex offender.

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Missing NC girl, sex offender found in South Florida
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/26/2012 - 10:05pm.

video A 12-year-old girl who was reported missing on Monday has been found. FBI officials said that Abigale Lefevers and Timothy Newman were located at a parking lot a block from Interstate 95 near Miami, Florida.

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Emerald Isle seeks new sales tax to help beaches
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 10:03am.

The town of Emerald Isle wants a new sales tax to help renourish its disappearing beaches.

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