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5 hrs ago | Sun Journal
New Bern City Manager Mike Epperson is resigning at the end of the month to take a job at a local law firm.
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9 hrs ago | Sun Journal
One single address in New Bern accounts for 6 percent of case reports handled by the New Bern Police Department, and police officials say they aren't getting enough help in bringing that crime rate down.
10 hrs ago | Sun Journal
From the sun in the morning to the moon at night, Christmas events filled New Bern Saturday with folks young and old, full of the spirit of the season and often in attire that made it obvious.
14 hrs ago | Sun Journal
The Wounded Warrior Christmas Leave Fundraiser is Wednesday at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center - raising money to send recovering military men and women home for Christmas.
New Bern's Christmas festivities continued Friday night with the traditional lighting of the Christmas tree at the DoubleTree by Hilton.
All the long-awaited bypasses and widening projects for U.S. 17 through Jones County are funded and work is scheduled to begin simultaneously in 2015.
New Bern Police may have a few challenges finding who broke inside the Riverfront Convention Center, because of poor quality surveillance video.
Concerns about preserving area and state military bases took local leaders to Fort Bragg for a state Military Affairs Commission meeting Tuesday followed by the governor's trip to Washington, D.C. Wednesday.
Santa Claus isn't the only one coming to town. The North Carolina Symphony will bring beloved holiday music to New Bern Tuesday with Holiday Pops, a tradition that has become a favorite across the state.
Reed Smith, DOT division engineer, said although DOT will not attempt to pave Neuse Boulevard until the paving season opens in March, in a few weeks maintenance crews will try to eliminate some of the bumps in the road.
The annual Cookie Walk has grown into a New Bern Christmas tradition, attracting hundreds of people who quickly select from a wide variety of 12,000 homemade sweets to take home for the holidays.
Unlike the Senate, many House seats are expected to be in play next November, as Democrats will try to whittle away at the strong 77-43 majority now enjoyed by Republicans.
The fifth Sunrise Breakfast sponsored by New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce and Swiss Bear Downtown Development Corp. will provide an update on the progress of transforming U.S. 17 into a four-lane thoroughfare through North Carolina.
The "life" of the New Bern Historical Society has mirrored the happenings in the country's history since the local group was founded in 1923.