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    Tuesday, July 17, 2018
    Used to Be is Very PopularSecond Encore of Historical Society’s New Bern Then and Now Set for August 8NEW BERN, NC, Audiences filled the auditorium quickly for Curator, Jim Hodges’ “New Bern Then and Now” presentation.  So much so that the New Bern Historical Society decided to do another encore.  August 8 will bring another opportunity to see and hear this popular lecture filled with photos and ...read more
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    Wednesday, July 11, 2018
    Ed Bearss Presents Had I Been a Civil War Soldier July 22Renowned Historian Reflects on His WWII Experience  NEW BERN, NC, For those soldiers wounded in battle in the Civil War, often the outcome was grim. For those wounded in World War II, the outcome was far different. Renowned historian Ed Bearss was with the 3rd Marine Raider Battalion in the invasion of Guadalcanal and the Russell Islands, ...read more
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    Monday, July 09, 2018
    New Bern Historical Society Honors Volunteers at Annual Awards Banquet    NEW BERN, NC. The strength of any non-profit organization comes from the time and commitment of its volunteers. The New Bern Historical Society celebrated their volunteers and members as more than 100 attended the Society’s Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet held recently at the New Bern Golf and Country Club. Board of ...read more
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    Monday, July 09, 2018
    Partners In Education recognized Patricia Rammacher and Michael Raines with Century 21 Zaytoun-Raines at the PIE Spring Luncheon with the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Awards honoring their significant contributions to their community and profession and for working with Craven County Partners In Education to promote student achievement and educational excellence in Craven County Schools.  Ms. ...read more
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    Monday, July 02, 2018
    The end of an era: Piedmont says goodbye to the de Havilland “Dash 8” turboprop   Salisbury, MARYLAND - Piedmont Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines, is retiring its de Havilland Canada “Dash 8” fleet after 33 years of flying. On July 4, 2018, Flight 4927 will depart from Charlotte Douglas International Airport at 6:33 p.m. and touch down at sunset at Salisbury Wicomico ...read more
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    Monday, July 02, 2018
    Last Dash Out of Coastal Carolina Regional Airport (EWN) NEW BERN, NC, June 29, 2018 - The Coastal Carolina Regional Airport Authority announced today the American Airlines turboprop aircraft that have ferried passengers to and from the Charlotte airport for over 20 years is making their last scheduled trip on Wednesday,July 4, 2018.  American’s Dash 8 turboprop aircraft, which are operated by ...read more
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    Monday, July 02, 2018
    Historical Society Seeks a Few Good Ghosts Ghostwalk Auditions, August 2 New Bern, NC   The New Bern Historical Society is looking for a few good ghosts.  Whether you are a spirited novice or have lots of ghostly experience, the Historical Society wants you to portray the historic characters in this year’s Ghostwalk.   Ghostwalk brings to life noted personalities from New Bern’s past right in ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, July 02, 2018
    New Tales of Espionage in Civil War Craven CountyEddie Ellis to Speak at Historical Society Lunch & Learn  NEW BERN, NC, In eastern North Carolina during the Civil War, Union occupiers existed alongside Southern civilians. Military leaders struggled to capture territory, railroads, waterways.  One of the most sought-after commodities was information.  On August 15, 2018, local historian Eddie ...read more
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    Friday, June 29, 2018
    Partners In Education recognized B/S/H/ Home Appliances – New Bern at the PIE Spring Luncheon with the 2018 Excellence Award for demonstrating a commitment to working with Craven County Partners In Education to promote student achievement and educational excellence in Craven County Schools.  Accepting the award are, l-r, David Dysinger (BSH), Dr. Cecil Staton (Chancellor, East Carolina ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, June 28, 2018
    Historical Society Presents Marks Scholarship to New Bern High School SeniorKayla Grace RuthAnne Hardee Receives Four Year Scholarship  NEW BERN, N.C. The New Bern Historical Society presented its Harriett Marks Scholarship for 2018 to New Bern High School senior Kayla Grace RuthAnne Hardee at the New Bern Historical Society’s annual Awards Banquet held recently.  Miss Hardee was selected from ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Monday, June 18, 2018
    Diane Bondurant with James W. Smith Elementary won a Spring Cycle PIE Grant, “Camping with Critters,” for $904.  This grant allowed every K-2 student at James W. Smith Elementary with the opportunity of observing, nurturing, and caring for a Painted Lady Butterfly. They each experienced the egg-to-caterpillar-to-chrysalis-to-butterfly-to-egg miracle!  For information on how you or your ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, June 07, 2018
    Ed Bearss Presents Had I Been a Civil War Soldier July 22Renowned Historian Reflects on His WWII Experience  NEW BERN, NC, For those soldiers wounded in battle in the Civil War, often the outcome was grim. For those wounded in World War II, the outcome was far different. Renowned historian Ed Bearss was with the 3rd Marine Raider Battalion in the invasion of Guadalcanal and the Russell Islands, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, May 24, 2018
    Neuse River Bait & Tackle, PointClickFish.com and New Bern Grand Marina Yacht Club have teamed up to bring you the 2018 King of the River Fishing Tournament August 4th and 5th. SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE BUT LIMITED.  CALL NOW IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO HELP SPONSOR THIS AMAZING TOURNAMENT!  We have created a 2 day Inshore tournament that any skill set can win.  Note-participant bags ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 09, 2018
    “Footloose on the Neuse” Summer Concert Series debuts on May 25thNew Bern, NC - The “Footloose on the Neuse” Summer Concert Series, presented by New Bern Parks and Recreation will premiere on Friday, May 25th at Union Point Park, 210 East Front Street in downtown New Bern.  This new, family friendly event includes live music on select Friday evenings throughout the summer from 6:30pm – 9pm.  ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Fun Facts
    Monday, March 12, 2018
    This year, Coastal Women's Forum (CWF) celebrates 30 years of providing women of all ages, professions and stages of life with a wealth of options for personal and professional growth. We offer opportunities for networking, education and support twice-monthly through relevant programs and presentations. The collective knowledge, experience and expertise of our membership represents a valuable ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 25, 2017
    October 24, 2017                                                                                            For Immediate Release  SECU Comprehensive Cancer Center Offering Support Group for Caregivers of Loved Ones With Cancer  NEW BERN, NC – The SECU Comprehensive Cancer Center at CarolinaEast Medical Center is pleased to offer a support group for caregivers of those affected by cancer. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
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