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Raising the Cairo with Ed Bearss – Jan 13

USS Cairo Gunboat
Lost Ironclad Re-discovered It’s a treasure hunt story worthy of Indiana Jones, led by historian Ed Bearss. On Dec. 12, 1862, naval history was made when the Union ironclad USS Cairo (pronounced “KAY-row”), involved in the campaign against Vicksburg, was sunk in twelve short minutes in Mississippi’s Yazoo River. It was reportedly the first armored […]
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CarolinaEast Receives American College of Cardiology Cardiac Cath Lab Accreditation

CarolinaEast Cardiac Cath Lab
North Carolina’s Only Hospital with An Accredited Catheterization Lab CarolinaEast Medical Center’s cardiac catheterization lab is the first in the state to be accredited by the American College of Cardiology (ACC). CarolinaEast was awarded the three-year accreditation this November based on rigorous onsite evaluation of the staff’s ability to evaluate, diagnose and treat patients who […]
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Welcome to New Bern Now’s new website!

If you’ve visited New Bern Now prior to today, you may wonder if you’re at the right place! We’re happy to announce that New Bern Now has received a major “makeover”. We’ve combined the community website and blog to make it a “One Stop, Information Shop” vs. having readers visit two sites. We hope you […]
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