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Memorial Day Ceremony in New Bern

Memorial Day 2017
On Monday, May 29th, veterans and the local community are invited to attend the Memorial Day Ceremony at the New Bern National Cemetery, located at 1711 National Avenue, 11:00am – 12:00pm. The Memorial Day Ceremony dates back to the time following our Nation’s Civil War. It was known then as “Decorations Day” because graves were […]
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What does freedom mean to you?

Memorial Day 2017
It was a beautiful Memorial Day as hundreds of people gathered at National Cemetery in New Bern to remember those who paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving our Country. I had the pleasure of joining Windye Barton, an Interactive Journalism Student at American University, today in Downtown New Bern. Windye and I talked with visitors […]
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