CrossFit Burn to Hold 2nd Annual Burnout Fundraiser

Crossfit Burn
On June 1, 2019 CrossFit Burn will hold its 2nd annual Burnout Fundraiser to benefit 555 Fitness. Teams of 4 will compete in five workouts that mirror firefighting training and/or tasks that a firefighter might experience in their line of duty. Registration and workouts will begin at 7:00 a.m. at 260 Kale Road, New Bern. […]
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Buy Flood Insurance Now, Before It’s Too Late

FEMA Announcement
Hurricane Season Begins June 1 DURHAM, N.C. – Hurricane season begins in two weeks. Homeowners, renters and business owners should consider purchasing flood insurance now. It takes 30 days from the date of purchase for a National Flood Insurance Program policy to take effect. Flooding is the most common natural disaster in the United States […]
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Juneteenth Exhibition

Craven Arts Council and Gallery
New Exhibition by local African American Artists to focus on Freedom Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present “Juneteenth” in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts for the month of June. Local African American artists will present their works celebrating the diversity and freedom inherit to the arts, and what Juneteenth […]
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Let’s Talk About It with Jane Maulucci

Jane Maulucci
How One Compliment Can Change the World As a restrained Yankee, which may be redundant, compliments (like hugs) are reserved for the people closest to you not the general population. That is how I understood the world to work until I arrived in New Bern. One nondescript morning on my way into Dollar Tree an […]
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Area Law Enforcement To Be Honored

Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association
“Back The Blue” is an event created by Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association (CCTA) in 2018 to honor the men and women in law enforcement and recognize several outstanding officers from the area. Last year, five officers were honored in a moving series of presentations made by superior officers from the various agencies participating.  In each […]
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New Bern Rotary Funds African Children’s Clinic

Mitch Lewis, Dave Baxter, and Jim Findley
The Rotary Foundation, Rotary Clubs in New Bern and Arts to End Genocide (ATEG) recently completed a new clinic for children in Bamako, Mali, Africa. To expand the services of the new Rotary “City of Children” facility, The Rotary Club of New Bern presented an additional gift of $1500 to train needed health care workers. […]
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New Bern Writers excel in Carteret Writers’ Competition

Stanley Trice and Suzannah Cockerille
Sixteen Cash Prizes Awarded from Nearly 100 Entries MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. –  Carteret Writers, a regional organization supporting writing and writers, named 16 contest winners at an awards dinner May 8.  The event took place at Southern Salt Seafood Co. and Waterfront Restaurant in Morehead City. Professional writers serve as judges in the annual contest, […]
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Naval Health Clinic Change of Command

Naval Health Clinic Cherry Point
Your Gateway to Better Health CHERRY POINT, N.C. – Captain Douglas Stephens, U.S. Navy, Medical Service Corp, assumed command of Naval Health Clinic Cherry Point on Friday, May 17 during a routine Change of Command ceremony held onboard Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point. Stephens, whose previous assignment was as executive officer, United States Naval […]
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Choral Evensong at Christ Episcopal Church

Choral Evensong
Sunday, May 19 Join us for Choral Evensong, a service of evening prayers, psalms, and canticles, featuring the Christ Church Parish Choir, organist, Marcia Klinder-Badgley and Director of Music, Clifford Badgley. Admission is free. The program starts at 5:30 p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church, 320 Pollock Street. Submitted by: Betsy Downard, Communications Coordinator, Christ Episcopal Church
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