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Southeast Beaufort County under tornado warning until 10:45 a.m.

A tornado warning remains in effect until 10:45 a.m. for Northeast Craven, Southeastern Beaufort and Northern Pamlico Counties. At 10:27 a.m. EDT, a confirmed tornado ... Read more

2 months ago by The Daily News.

Government meetings go remote, focus on social distancing

Though the COVID-19 crisis has brought many aspects of daily life to a grinding halt, the wheels of local government continue to turn, albeit in ... Read more

2 months ago by Matt Debnam.

Aurora following social distancing measures

AURORA — The town of Aurora is abiding with the stay-at-home order by North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper by shutting the doors to town hall ... Read more

2 months ago by Mitchell Thomas.

Community garden plots available in Aurora

AURORA — In the wake of a buying frenzy in retail stores across the country, many in Beaufort County have seen firsthand the empty shelves ... Read more

2 months ago by Matt Debnam.

Aurora Fossil Festival canceled

Due to the current COVID-19 projections, the Aurora Fossil Museum Foundation, Inc. has decided that it is best to cancel the Aurora Fossil Festivals scheduled ... Read more

2 months ago by Aurora Fossil Museum.

N.C. League of Municipalities helping cities and towns navigate COVID-19

From the N.C. League of Municipalities Even before the first U.S. case of COVID-19, officials at all levels of government brimmed with questions — what-ifs, ... Read more

2 months ago by The Daily News.

Outpouring of support surrounds injured firefighter

GRANTSBORO — Grantsboro-Silverhill Volunteer Firefighter Maegan Speciale remains in critical condition this week, as support and prayers from around the country lift her and her ... Read more

3 months ago by Matt Debnam.

Pamlico County firefighter critically injured on duty

AURORA — A Pamlico County firefighter was critically injured after bring struck by a vehicle while responding to a fire in Beaufort County on Thursday ... Read more

3 months ago by Matt Debnam.

Local first responders continue specialized trainings

AURORA — More than 25 first responders from Beaufort County and beyond spent part of the weekend learning new techniques to better respond to emergencies ... Read more

4 months ago by Matt Debnam.

Child custody could be murder-suicide motive

AURORA — A looming custody battle may have been behind a tragic murder-suicide in Aurora. The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office released the names of the ... Read more

4 months ago by Vail Stewart Rumley.

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