About WSCard

New Bern Now is a community website and magazine for New Bern NC and beyond. It was founded in April 2009 to provide a “One Stop, Information Shop” to help people find out what’s happening in our community along with creating a free business listing to help business owners who couldn’t afford to advertise.
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WSCard has written 4834 articles so far, you can find them below.

The Faces of Alzheimer’s Research

Dr Carol Colton
Sunday, April 7 at 2:00 p.m. First Presbyterian Church of New Bern When Carol Colton, PhD, started studying the brain, conventional wisdom held that the immune system was locked out of this organ. Colton not only had the wisdom to see beyond this belief, but also imagined–and later found–that the body’s own defense system could […]
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National Trust for Historic Preservation Awards New Bern a Preservation Grant towards Flood Resiliency Planning

City of New Bern - National Trust for Historic Preservation
The City of New Bern has been awarded a $10,000 grant by the National Trust for Historic Preservation from its Preservation Fund. This grant will be used to create a flood resiliency plan for New Bern including its historic assets and historic districts. Flood resiliency planning will help New Bern reduce vulnerability to flooding during […]
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Dr. Tosha Diggs has been selected as a 2019 Dr. Sam Houston Leadership Award Winner

Dr. Sam Houston Leadership Award Winner
For the Aspiring Superintendent Program Cohort III The North Carolina School Superintendents’ Association (NCSSA) and the North Carolina Alliance for School Leadership Development (NCASLD) has announced the selection of Dr. Tosha Diggs as a recipient of the Dr. Samuel Houston Leadership Award. This annual award is presented to a graduate of the North Carolina School […]
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Craven County Fair

Craven County Jaycees
The Craven County Jaycee’s will be hosting the Craven County Fair from Thursday, April 25 until Sunday, May 5, 2019. This community outreach and fund-raising event will be open daily. The Craven County Jaycee’s are continuing their tradition of providing Craven, Carteret, Pamlico, and Jones counties the Magic of the Midway. The 2019 Spring Fair […]
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New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for March 28, 2019

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 114 Today we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! We also talked about the latest happenings in and around town and went Staytrippin’, Daytrippin’, and Night Trippin’ to surrounding areas! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), […]
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Construction on Highway 70

City of New Bern, NC
The N.C. Department of Transportation will close multiple ramps to a Craven County highway for one weekend as work continues to bring the highway up to interstate standards. Crews will close the U.S. 70 westbound exit ramp onto Glenburnie Road and the westbound entrance ramp from Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard onto US 70 West. […]
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11th Annual Art at the Airport

Art at the Airport 2019
On March 29, 2019, Art Students from East Carolina University will install four new Outdoor Sculptures at the Airport. Art at the Airport Partners: Coastal Carolina Regional Airport Authority East Carolina University Sculpture Program Please join us at 1:00 p.m at the Airport Sculpture Park, 200 Terminal Dr., New Bern. Light refreshments will be served. […]
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Live Music Added to Heritage Homes Tour

DownEast Dulcimers
Four Groups on Back Porch Stage April 12 & 13 When you take a break at the Garden Party at the New Bern Historical Society’s Heritage Homes Tour on April 12 & 13, you’ll be entertained by some of the area’s most popular musicians. Taking the Back Porch Stage at the Attmore-Oliver House from 11am […]
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Denim & Diamonds Ladies Night Out Soiree

New Bern Housewives in The City
April 24, 2019 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Come kick up your heels at ladies night. New Bern Housewives in the City is hosting a  “Denim & Diamonds Soiree” at Texas Steakhouse & Saloon. Enjoy a fun night out of networking, shopping, and sipping on cocktails. Have fun supporting local vendors, snacking on delicious […]
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