Tuesday Jul 29
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.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Stuff The Bus campaign set for Aug. 16
Partners in Education and Craven County Schools want to take some of that load off parents struggling to provide those supplies with its now annual "Stuff The Bus" campaign Saturday, Aug. 16. "This event is coordinated with Back to School sales to encourage support of our efforts to assist families who may not have the resources to purchase school ... (more)
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Local artists gather and paint together
About 10 members of the Coastal Carolina Plein Air Painters came to Havelock this past week to paint the historic Trader Store on Miller Boulevard.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Havelock says maybe to beer at festival, because chili
On Monday night, the board gave a tentative go-ahead to the Havelock Chamber of Commerce to add a beer garden to this year's Havelock Chili Festival, which is scheduled for Oct. 17 and 18. Under the proposal, beer would be sold from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 17 and from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 18 from an enclosure sealed off by a double fence and observed by ... (more)
Dog bite incident sparks debate about policy
A Havelock woman says she felt she was doing the right thing in reporting that she had been bitten by a dog on June 3. The owners of that dog, Sadie, have appealed to the Havelock Board of Commissioners to seek changes to the rules that declared Sadie, a female boxer/beagle mix, vicious, forcing the family to either put the dog down or pay $1,000 ... (more)
Thu Jul 17, 2014
O'Marks Building sold to local group for $1.5 million
Longtime New Bern business district anchor The O'Marks Building on Middle Street has been sold to a local family committed to keeping the downtown viable.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Shooting, chase take place off Adams Creek Road
Craven County Sheriff's deputies and Havelock police responded to a shooting Tuesday night on Belangia Road in eastern Craven County.
Officers testify in slot machine case
Three police officers testified Tuesday about video evidence they gathered against a man charged with selling illegal slot machines in Havelock.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Havelock Man Wanted In Sunday Shooting Was Cleared in 2012 Shooting Death
A cold front approaching eastern Carolina from the northwest will bring an increase in showers and storms by Tuesday afternoon and evening.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Man in court after weekend robbery and police chase
Tremayne Arrington, 39, was in court Monday on charges related to a multi-county police chase and robbery over the weekend.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Havelock senior lunch participants asked to chip in
Seniors who participate in the lunch program at the Havelock Senior Center are being asked to help pay for some of the cost.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Early voting sites, times approved
Early voting times and locations for 2014 November Elections in Craven County were formally approved by Craven County Board of Elections at its July meeting.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Craven County: Shelters Opening Up At
They expect areas of Harlowe and Havelock to begin experiencing hazardous weather conditions as early as 5:00 p.m. * Ben D. Quinn Elementary School located at 4275 M. L. King, Jr. Blvd. * Brinson Memorial Elementary School located at 319 Neuse Forest Ave. * Vanceboro Farm Life Elementary located at 2000 Farm Life Ave. * Havelock High School located ... (more)