Tryon Civitans Flapjack Fundraiser

Tryon Civitan's Flapjack Fundraiser
The Tryon Civitans will be hosting their 9th Annual Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast on Saturday, March 14th from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Kitchen on the Trent, 2500 Trent Rd. Tickets are $8.00 for the delicious pancake, bacon & sausage breakfast and can be purchased at The UPS Store, 1822 S. Glenburnie Rd., Kitchen on […]
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Southport Tower damage impacts Maritime History

Southport Tower Damage
Southport, N.C. – The heavy winds that swept through the region this week took out one of the nation’s few remaining coastal warning display towers. The storms toppled and significantly damaged early Friday morning the iconic weather tower that stood along the Southport waterfront for more than a century. The tower, owned by the City […]
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Become a Steward of Community News in New Bern

Community New Bern NC
In 2009, when newsrooms across the country started cutting jobs and/or closing, NewBernNow.com was just getting started. The goal was to create a positive local news and information source to promote the people, places, and latest happenings in New Bern and surrounding towns. In the beginning, I would write about whatever I learned during my […]
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Fifth Annual Shakespeare Dinner – March 7, 2020

English Speaking Union
A Midwinter Night’s Dream, the theme of the 5th Annual Dining with Shakespeare fundraiser, is on Saturday, March 7, 5:30 p.m. at the New Bern Golf & Country Club (4301 Country Club Road). The $50 per person ticket (cash bar) includes, hors d’oeuvres, entertainment during the 3-course meal accompanied by short Shakespearean interludes and a silent […]
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Things to Do & See in New Bern through February 14, 2020

Downtown New Bern NC
If you’re looking for things to do, here’s the latest happening… Community Events Thru 29th: Tryon Civitan Club’s 10th Annual Food Drive to benefit the Salvation Army. Drop off location: The UPS Store, 1822 S. Glenburnie Rd. Call 252-626-4862. 7th: First Friday: “Tryon Palace 250th Anniversary”, 2:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the North Carolina History […]
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Toyota of New Bern Tech Grant

Toyota of New Bern Tech Grant
Partners In Education (PIE) is pleased to partner with Toyota of New Bern to offer a technology grant of $3,000 to our Craven County Schools’ principals to create a dynamic learning environment with the goal of equipping our students with the 21st Century skills necessary for post-secondary education and/or workforce readiness. The awarding for the 2019-20 Toyota […]
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Spring Pruning “The Right Tool for the Job” with Outdoor Demonstration

NC State Extension Craven County Master Gardener
Saturday, February 15 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Spring Pruning “The Right Tool for the Job” with Outdoor Demonstration presented by Dr Tom Glasgow. Demonstration Garden Tour from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Sponsored by the Craven County Cooperative Extension and Facilitated by Craven County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers. FREE Horticultural Workshop Program (Listen, Learn, and […]
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