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Local murders draw national spotlight

Two eastern North Carolina murder cases will featured on national programming this week, as producers for Discovery’s “Dark Temptations” and CNN’s “The Hunt with John ... Read more

USDA says no to jail funding

USDA says no to jail funding

  USDA funding for a new Beaufort County public safety facility/jail is off the table unless a bond referendum is passed by the public. In ... Read more

Mother charged for leaving infant in car

Mother charged for leaving infant in car

  NEW BERN — A Beaufort County mother is facing misdemeanor child abuse after leaving her 6-month-old son in a car while visiting a store ... Read more

Man pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter in friend’s death

Man pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter in friend’s death

  A fight that ended with the death of one man has sent another to prison for more than two years. Tuesday, Donald Gray Silverthorne, ... Read more

Arrests made for fake checks, drugs

Arrests made for fake checks, drugs

  From the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office   In December of 2013, the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office began receiving a series of reports involving fraudulent ... Read more