Grassland: Rain hampers mowing along area roadways
Frequent heavy rains across much of Craven County in recent weeks has made the grass grow tall and kept the mowers off the shoulders of roadways.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Jacksonville Daily News
One charged, one injured in shots fired incident
A Craven County man was arrested on Tuesday after police responded to a call of shots being fired at a mobile home near Lejeune Boulevard.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Havelock tallies damage total from hail storm
Havelock finance director Lee Tillman recently told the Havelock Board of Commissioners that the July 28 storm did major damage in the city's public services maintenance complex located off N.C. 101 on Outer Banks Drive.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Week Ahead: Top talent comes to New Bern for - Where Rivers Meet' jazz festival
Grammy winner Gregory Porter will perform an outdoor concert at Tryon Palace during the inaugural "Where Rivers Meet Summer Jazz Festival" on Saturday.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Craven school system prepares for possible loss of teacher assistants
Teacher assistants and media assistants in the Craven County Schools are being told to prepare for the event that their jobs may be cut after the upcoming 2014-15 school year.
Thousands of school supplies donated
Bright yellow school buses and a plethora of purple bins were set up at locations in Havelock and at both Wal-Marts, on Dr. Martin Luther King Boulevard and Neuse Boulevard in New Bern on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Then volunteers from the community and from local schools set up, helping distribute donated items between the various bins and, at ... (more)
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Havelock man injured in Thursday morning wreck
A Havelock man escaped with only minor injuries after an SUV he was driving flipped on U.S. 17 just north of the Neuse River Bridge Thursday morning.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Shooting Victim Charged In Connection With Earlier Murder
One of two people who were shot at Monday morning in Morehead City is now in jail, charged in connection with a murder earlier this month.
Jacksonville Daily News
2nd arrest made in fatal shooting
Ronald O'Neal Morris, 22, of Creek Drive in Morehead City, was arrested by Havelock investigators without incident on Tuesday.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Flashing lights added to dangerous intersection
In response to numerous crashes, including two fatalities, new flashing lights will be added to signs near the intersection of Ferry Road and N.C. 101.
Lobbying efforts underway to repeal penalty
Efforts are now in high gear to get reversed a penalty for an error in Craven County Schools' Federal Impact Aid grant application.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Man charged with Friday shooting appears in court
The first appearance of a Carteret County man charged with killing a Havelock man last Friday created high tension in a Craven County District Courtroom Monday between associates of the victim and associates of the accused.
National Night Out activities set for Tuesday in Craven
National Night Out is put on by the National Association of Town Watch, which works in cooperation with thousands of crime watch groups and law enforcement agencies throughout the country to promote crime prevention and police/community partnerships.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Man charged with murder in Havelock shooting
Authorities say a 23-year-old man has been charged with murder in a shooting at a home in Havelock.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Man fatally wounded in Havelock shooting
Gerald Price, 45, was found lying in the grass of his yard at 228 Cedar Ridge Lane.
Police: Searching for suspect in homicide investigation
Police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened this morning. The shooting took place around 11:15 a.m. on Cedar Ridge Lane in Havelock.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Monday storm brings wind, hail to Havelock area
A severe thunderstorm pelted parts of Havelock with hail and high winds on Monday, damaging dozens of homes and vehicles.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Havelock library to be open 12 fewer hours per week
Reduced hours and less purchases of new books, magazine and newspaper subscriptions, movies and audio books appears to be in the future for the Havelock-Craven County Public Library.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Food Lion donates 4,500 pounds of food for Summer Caf
Members of the congregation of Cherry Point United Methodist Church turned out Tuesday to load 4,500 pounds of food that had been donated by Food Lion as part of the store's Food Lion Feeds program.