Tag:Beaufort County

  • Terra Ceia community fights huge solar farm

    Jeanne Van Staalduinen teaches at Terra Ceia Christian School in Beaufort County. Four generations of her family have been involved with the modest school, tucked neatly in an austere wedge of this historic slice of North Carolina, about 18 miles east of Washington. It’s a place not far from where…

  • Court Strikes Down Noise Ordinance

    RALEIGH — The N.C. Court of Appeals has overturned the conviction of a woman for violating Beaufort County’s noise ordinance. The court found the ordinance unconstitutional because it gave the county commission the authority to issue a discretionary exemption via a special-events permit without establishing standards for issuing the permit.