New Bern and Beyond Podcast and Radio Show

New Bern Now's Podsquad

L-R: Wendy Card, Charles Tendell, Susan Moffat-Thomas, Kathy Morrison, Tracey Stones, Colleen Roberts, Rich Sheridan, George Oliver, and Special Guest Eddie Kaplan

Are you looking for the the latest happenings and hear positive news in and around New Bern? Then you’ve come to the right place!

Listen to New Bern Now and Beyond! Our Podcast is produced by the people and for the people of and visitors to New Bern and Eastern North Carolina.

The Podsquad meets every other week and has a great time talking about what’s going on in our small town with big happenings!

A lot of you may already know members of our Podsquad. We have Lisa Bisbee-Lentz, Susan Moffat-Thomas, Rich Sheridan, George Oliver, Colleen Roberts, Jane Maulucci, Laura Johnson, Kathy Morrison, Tracey Stones, Jeremy LeRay, Dona Baker, and yours truly, Wendy Card.

Listen to our latest show from October 3, 2019:

If you don’t have time to listen to the entire episode, click here to see the show notes and listen to parts of the episode.

What makes us different from the traditional media?

– You can listen to each show from the beginning to end, 24 hours a day at your own pace.

– We talk about human interest stories, but avoid politics, crime, and other controversial news. With all the negative news, we have always been a place where people can visit to experience encouraging news.

– We share the latest lineup of community events in and around town.

– We also go day trippin’ and talk about what’s happening throughout Eastern NC and the Crystal Coast.

– We’ve been joined by special guests like Peggy Walker Barnes, Martha and Dennis Leoni, Anna Bulszewicz, Dona Baker, Sabrina Bengel, Penny Zibula, Meg Wethington, Nancy Hawley, Breanna Kusnierczyk, Susan Braaten, Angelina Doyle, Kathy Morrison, Benny Thompson, Nancy Hawley, Bob Burns, Charles Tendell, Randy Foster, Dr. Joyce Gerardi, Dan Spangler, Mary Ann LeRay, Jeremy LeRay, David Backus, Beth Hardy, Detective Bobby McKone, Brad Kimry, Gail Bisbee, Dobert Owsley, Sherri LeFever, Joe Buck, Matthew McNear, Candice Parker, Tracey Stones, Alisa Evans Mike, BSA Neuse Region Troop, Brad Poirier, Southern Gentlemen Chorus, Bobby Hurff, Ron Perez, Angela Bryd, Jacqueline Wu, Neil Oliver, Ted Peterson, Adrian Watts, TC Cooper, Brittany Spear, David Cartier, Mindy Moore, Bill Furney, Gen Tom Braaten, January Brown, Samantha Douglas, Jonathan Burger and the list continues to grow!

– Every episode, we give our Facebook followers a chance to give a 3 – 5 minute “shout out” about their non-profits and businesses.

During the episodes, we will be sharing the latest information about our cozy and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina.

You can listen to our show on New Bern’s News Talk Radio Station WNOS 103.9FM and 1450AM every Wednesday at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. or any time you want on, on our Libsyn Channel, ITunes,, and

The 60 minute shows are Live and recorded every other Thursday from 1 – 2 p.m. in The Charles Tendell Studio inside the O’Marks Bldg in Downtown New Bern.

Please know that we haven’t received any broadcasting training and we’re doing our best to increase the quality of each show since we started in June 2014. We welcome any comments and suggestions as our goal is to promote our community.

If you’d like to set up an interview and spread the word about a special event or other interesting topic, please call 252-259-6853 or send us an email. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Wendy Card