Seasonal Allergy Triggers

Fall Allergies

Allergic reactions occur when the body’s immune system attacks an often harmless substance like animal dander, food or pollen. Medication can help reduce the severity of such reactions, but some allergy sufferers find allergic reactions inconvenient nuisances even with medication. Understanding what triggers allergic reactions may help some people avoid them or make them easier […]

Gibbons Performs Oct. 27

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Folks won’t want to miss Jack Gibbons, one of England’s most exciting pianists, at 7pm on Tuesday, Oct. 27 at the Carteret County Museum of History (formerly The History Place), Morehead City. The program is sponsored by the Carteret Arts Forum, which focuses on brining enriching cultural experiences to Carteret County. Gibbons has established a […]

County Perspective

‘John Day’s Ditch’ Nominated to Receive Historical Marker
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THE COMMUNITY OF Cedar Island is another location in Carteret County that deserves a North Carolina state historical marker … to designate “John Day’s Ditch” that connects West Bay to Rumley Bay in the extreme northeastern tip of the Down East portion of the county. The NC Highway Historical Marker Program should plant one of […]

Shorelines – October

State of the Beach – 2015
Figure 1 – Site map depicting the location/identification scheme of the 122 profiles positioned along Bogue Banks utilized for beach/nearshore monitoring purposes and the management reaches recently provided in the Bogue Banks Beach “Master Plan”.

IN LATE AUGUST, the engineering firm of Moffatt & Nichol provided the Carteret County Beach Commission a presentation highlighting the most significant results of a comprehensive beach survey conducted along Bogue Banks. The survey, or “monitoring event” was completed during March to June 2015 timeframe and included our neighboring islands to the east and west […]

Property Watch – August Sales

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Bogue Banks & area property transfers as recorded at the Carteret County Register of Deeds office during August 2015.* ATLANTIC Julia and Scot Buffington to Tina Pavone and Donald Gray, 152 Lee Daniels Road, $22,000. June and Clayton Fulcher, III to Teri Lomax and William Winner, 1070 Seashore Drive, $215,000. ATLANTIC BEACH Mark and Karen […]