>Support New Bern’s Shops and Stores

>It’s very important for our local economic outlook to support New Bern’s shops and stores. Let’s put our money back into our community. Some people may believe it’s easier to shop online because of the conveniences, but we are hurting our community by purchasing from outside sources. If you haven’t browsed around our local shops […]




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>Journey to Bethlehem

>This December is filled with so many wonderful Christmas performances. Be sure to take advantage of as many as possible! One such performance is “Journey to Bethlehem” by Garber United Methodist Church, which will take place on December 11th and 12th 5:30pm-8:30pm. This walking tour through the Christmas story will be fun and inspirational for […]




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>Breakfast with Santa

>The Family Support Network of the Crystal Coast will be hosting “Breakfast with Santa” for families of children with special needs on December 5th beginning at 8:30am in the Ministry Center of Garber United Methodist Church , located at 4201 Country Club Rd. in New Bern. Parents are encouraged to attend and to bring their […]




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>Yard Sale Benefits Three Local Charities

>The Coastal Carolina Chapter of the American Red Cross yard sale was a great success this past weekend! Thanks to all of those (local community members, volunteers, staff, and board members) who donated a large array of items to sell. With the efforts of the Chapter’s volunteers and staff, the sale profited nearly $2,000 for […]




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>Veterans Day Salute

>Dear Airmen, Coasties, Marines, Sailors, and Soldiers, both past and present, I salute your service to our Country. Thank you for all you do and have done in the efforts to fight for our freedom. For the families of our fallen service members, know that your loved ones made a difference. I wish you the […]




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>Mega Purse Sale

>Newspapers in Education and Craven Smart Start will be selling hundreds of new and “gently used” handbags as a fundraiser during the New Bern Women’s Expo on November 14th. The annual event will take place at Riverfront Convention Center from 10am-4pm. The handbags are of high quality at a reasonable cost. Included among the purses […]




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>4th Annual Holiday Shop to Share

>Garber United Methodist Church is sponsoring the 4th Annual Holiday Shop to Share on November 21st from 9am to 4pm in Morris Hall in the Garber Ministry Center, located at 4202 Country Club Road in New Bern. This large sales event will feature over 20 vendors and a wide assortment of merchandise as well as […]




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