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Crystal Coast Habitat for Humanity will celebrate the start of their 91st Habitat Home build with a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, December 10th starting at Noon.
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12 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News
The free event will be open Saturday from 2 until 8 p.m. and features carolers, ice sculptures, food vendors, arts and crafts, ceremonial tree lighting, snow play area, petting zoo, hay and train rides, pictures with Santa, Build-a-Toy Workshop and holiday games.
16 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News
Steven Wangerin's appointment by Gov. Pat McCrory was announced Thursday afternoon.
Wilmington storeowner who sells electronic cigarettes was concerned a recent county ordinance to ban the vapor products from county buildings and vehicles sends a message the devices are dangerous.
The Highway Patrol says the accident happened around 2:00 p.m on Highway 258, between Jacksonville and Richlands in front of Eastern Outfitters.
Hundreds of Christmas trees were loaded Tuesday morning and sent on their way to armed forces members and their families, courtesy of donations from farms in Watauga, Ashe and Alleghany counties to the Trees for Troops program.
While attending the Festival of Trees, 11-year-old Ortiz Rivera was searching for her father's name on the Purple Heart trees decorated by the local chapter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart.
The school system says the fire was contained to a dryer in the athletic locker room thanks to quick response from Jacksonville firefighters.
The meeting will include discussion of the Risk Matrix used for emergency responder coverage and if additional coverage is needed in some locations, according to the meeting notice.
Carteret County Deputies have charged William Hayes Houston, 36, of 3109 New Bern Hwy in Jacksonville, in connection with a weekend bar stabbing.
William Hayes Houston, 36, of 3109 New Bern Highway was arrested Sunday by the Carteret County Sheriff's Office in connection with the stabbing at an area bar, according to a sheriff's office news release.
Retired Master Gunnery Sgt. James Childers Jr., U.S. Marine Corps, recently was recognized by the state of North Carolina with The Order of the Long Leaf Pine for his work as a volunteer driver at Disabled American Veterans Onslow County Chapter 16, transporting veterans from Jacksonville to Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers in ... (more)
Jessica Schilltz, 25, of Highland Court was charged Nov. 21 by Jacksonville Police Department with maintaining a dwelling for the use of a controlled substance; manufacturing, selling or delivering a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a school; possession of drug paraphernalia; possession of methamphetamine; possession with intent to ... (more)
Back in the late 1970s when I covered courts and cops for The Daily News, I picked up an accident on the scanner.