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  1. Caught in the act: Man charged for breaking and enteringRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WITN

    ... with multiple items from the store. Veras is charged with breaking and entering of a business. Veras is in the Craven County jail waiting for bond to be set.

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  2. The - Rehab duo': Men have restored 30-plus historic district homes - and countingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun Journal

    May is Preservation Month and the New Bern Preservation Foundation has a Sunday lecture and short tour to celebrate its efforts to save and restore more than 60 structures and homes since it was chartered in 1972. Leading a 2:30 p.m. lecture at the New Bern-Craven County Public Library and a short tour of some local project houses are Newsom Williams and Ben Parrish.

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  3. Pamlico Relay for Life continues revival growth since Hurricane IreneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun Journal

    ... and his wife Melinda of Crown Entertainment, which donated their talents at both the Pamlico and overnight Craven County relays. One of the hardest hit hurricane areas in Pamlico County is always low-lying Goose Creek Island, yet its island team led ...

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  4. Football: Hardy still available in NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sun Journal

    ... and it's a bunch of grown men trying to feed their families." When he is selected, Hardy will join other Craven County natives who were drafted. Montario Hardesty (New Bern) was picked by the Cleveland Browns in the second round of the 2010 NFL ...

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  5. County manager surprised by schools funding requestRead the original story

    Friday | Sun Journal

    County Manager Jack Veit was surprised by two things: The amount Craven Schools is asking the county to contribute to the schools' budget, and comparison figures the district released that he says are misleading and incomplete. The Board of Education unanimously approved its budget Monday night, while also presenting a list of figures to make the case that Craven County is notably underfunded when it comes to covering capital costs.

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  6. Tom Glasgow: Your tomatoes can avoid spotted wilt virusRead the original story

    Friday | Sun Journal

    ... resistance to tomato spotted wilt virus. Tomato spotted wilt has become a somewhat familiar concern on Craven County home garden tomatoes over the past several years, but it's also very erratic in its appearance and severity from year to year. As ...

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  7. Don't fall prey to collections scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Sun Journal

    ... utilities bill and report the call. You can also report the call to your local law enforcement agency and the Craven County Crime Stoppers line at 252-633-5141.

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  8. Craven County man with dwarfism pushes towards goal of running half marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WITN

    "I'm exuding the same amount of effort as that person but I'm doing it for a longer period of time, and that's, that can be discouraging," said Zinni who picked up running as a serious hobby in recent years. Zinni, who has run several 5 and 10k events in the past 3 years, fights even harder against that discouragement, and has his eyes on finishing a a half marathon.

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  9. Preliminary numbers: Craven's unemployment rate dips in MarchRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sun Journal

    The unemployment rate in Craven, Jones and Pamlico counties fell in March, according to information released by the N.C. Department of Commerce. According to preliminary, not seasonally adjusted figures, Craven County's unemployment rate in March was 5.9 percent, which was down from 6.1 percent in February.

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  10. Football: Hardy on cusp of being a proRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Sun Journal

    ... everything I could up to this point but I know I will have to do it all over again." Two years ago, two other Craven County stars, North Carolina's Kevin Reddick and Erik Highsmith, went seven rounds without hearing their names called. Hardy leaves ...

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  11. Next presidential candidate to speak FridayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Sun Journal

    ... initiatives and alliances, according to Harvard's website. Staats military experience may serve him well in Craven County, where a large percentage of the population is either serving or has served in the armed services. The community will once ...

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  12. Days numbered for old Club InsomniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Sun Journal

    ... seven days later on Aug. 13, 2012, to Western Development LLC, a company based in Alexandra, Va., according to Craven County planning records. Some of the claims that have slowed demolition over the years include: about $9,000 being sought by the ...

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  13. Outdoor notes: Striped bass season extendedRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Sun Journal

    ... Capt. Jerry Dilsaver will present a kayak fishing seminar on May 12 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. It will be in the Craven County Emergency Services Building at 406 Craven St. in New Bern and there is a registration fee of $25. Capt. Dilsaver will discuss ...

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  14. Sunday lecture, tour celebrates Preservation Month in New BernRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Sun Journal

    A Sunday lecture is planned by two New Bern men who have spent three decades renovating old homes in New Bern, part of a celebration of Preservation Month by the New Bern Preservation Foundation. The 2:30 p.m. talk is in the Hayden Jones Auditorium at the New Bern-Craven County Public Library, 400 Johnson St. The program is entitled "Renovated Houses: 30 and Countinga " Thirty is the number of homes restored in the historic district by a part-time business venture by Newsom Williams and Ben Parrish.

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  15. Memorial set to be dedicated for Tanner Webb, student who died in riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | WCTI

    ... purpose is to raise charitable funds for investment in future recreation projects in the city of New Bern and Craven County. The Foundation also works to raise funds that support academic scholarships for student/athletes in the same area. Tanner ...

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  16. First Tee golf program teaches kids about golf and life lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | WCTI

    ... added student golfer Jacob Reeves. This is the third year since the First Tee Program was initiated into some Craven County elementary schools. The group's mission is to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build ...

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  17. Staunch to serve as chair of N.C. Community Foundation's boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Sun Journal

    ... which appeared for 15 years. She is a past president and charter member of the board of advisors of the Craven County Community Foundation, an affiliate of NCCF. According to her biography provided by NCCF, Staunch has received numerous professional ...

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  18. Pamlico school board to dive into $3.6 million budget planRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 | Sun Journal

    ... coaches, one media assistant and a $200 increase in the local teacher pay supplement. Last Thursday, the Craven County Board of Education members also asked for the local pay supplement to be increased by $200 in order to attract more quality ...

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  19. Craven Relay for Life once again offers optimism for fight against cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Sun Journal

    Dr. John Cho, center, walks around the track at Grover C. Fields Middle School Friday afternoon prior to the start of the Relay for Life of Craven County. Cho, who speaks at the event each year, said he looks at luminaries and survivors on the track for inspiration.

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  20. Craven County arrests and citations for April 25Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Sun Journal

    Joshua A. Evens, 30, 110 Stargazer, Newport, April 20, shoplifting or concealment of goods, carrying a concealed weapon. Officer: G. LeBlanc.

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