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  1. Craven Relay, Barbershop show highlight busy weekRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    Two annual traditions are scheduled Friday - the area Shriners Fish Fry and the 20th annual Relay for Life of Craven County.

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  2. Randy Foster: Our freshmen lawmakers get gradedRead the original story

    Saturday | Sun Journal

    ... with Thom Tillis. That legislation, for example, stopped ferry tolling; gave $1.5 million back to Craven County and about $250,000 back to Pamlico by forcing the Eastern Region to return monies accumulated from the $5 Global TransPark license plate ...

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  3. City officials explain tree evaluation processRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sun Journal

    ... does another evaluation to determine if the tree needs to come down or be pruned. Tom Glasgow, director of the Craven County Cooperative Extension, may also be called to make an evaluation if there is an appeal. If it needs to be cut down, ...

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  4. Tom Glasgow: Prune out nests to manage Eastern tent caterpillarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Sun Journal

    ... insects. Don't forget our April 21, 5:30 p.m. landscape plant selection program here on the grounds of the Craven County Agricultural Building. This event is free and open to the public, and no registration is needed. Arriving back in New Bern on ...

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  5. Metcalf Street couple wins lawsuit against cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Sun Journal

    ... in their home at 507 Metcalf St. on Feb. 18, 2012, by overflowing toilets. The sewer case was unique for the Craven County courthouse. The judge in the case, Allen Cobb, ruled that it was a case of inverse condemnation by the city. Inverse ...

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  6. Library programs include inspirational pilgrimage, Holocaust remembranceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Sun Journal

    The New Bern-Craven County Public Library is closed through Sunday in honor of the Easter holiday, but next week is event-filled, including an inspirational pilgrimage talk, book discussions, poetry programs, a reception for new library leaders and Holocaust Remembrance Day.

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  7. Duke Energy puts support behind Havelock industrial parkRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Sun Journal

    ... the Havelock Business Park for potential suppliers who will repair military aircraft," said Timothy Downs, Craven County economic development director. "FRC East is already performing work on F-35B aircraft and MCAS Cherry Point will eventually have ...

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  8. Lawmen ride bikes to honor fallen New Bern officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | WCTI

    Several law enforcement officers rode their bicycles from Onslow County to Craven County Thursday to honor the New Bern officer killed in the line of duty.

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  9. First RN in the US registered in New BernRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Sun Journal

    ... and many other agencies to lend a hand to those in need. Nurses who made significant contributions to Craven County were Josephine Bradham Burton and Charlotte Rhone. On March 3, 1903, the North Carolina State Nurse Association (NCSNA) became the ...

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  10. City lawyer tries to poke holes in couple's sewer lawsuitRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Sun Journal

    ... Vann, a real estate broker; Todd Spear, a plumber; Barbara Clifton, an environmental health technician for Craven County Health Department; and Jordan Hughes, New Bern city engineer, who is representing the city against the lawsuit. Jones' husband ...

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  11. Four Craven libraries to get new computersRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Sun Journal

    All four Craven County libraries will be getting new computers, and the new machines will be ordered before the new budget year with a little help from "Library Friends."

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  12. Judge rejects defense motion; Muse trial to go forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Sun Journal

    ... Why some of our government officials chose not to understand that I don't know why." Havelock police and Craven County sheriff's deputies seized 16 gaming machines from seven businesses in Havelock on Oct. 17. Muse was one of eight people arrested ...

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  13. Register of Deeds office to launch new electronic recording systemRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Sun Journal

    The Craven County Register of Deeds office will kick off a new electronic recording system that includes a significant upgrade for businesses dealing regularly with that office in recording documents.

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  14. Craven Relay fundraising continues into final weekRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Sun Journal

    Organizers of the 20th annual Relay for Life of Craven County are about halfway to their $250,000 goal for cancer research with a little more than a week before the April 25 and 26 event at Grover C. Fields Middle School.

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  15. Duke Energy selects five N.C. properties for potential industrial developmentRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Electric Energy Online

    ... County, near Lumberton, one hour from the Port of Wilmington The Havelock Business Park site, located in Craven County near the Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point and the Fleet Readiness Center East. The land is being prepared for potential ...

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  16. Motorcyclist dies in Craven County charity rideRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | WLOS

    North Carolina troopers say a 68-year-old motorcycle rider has been killed during a charity ride to benefit cancer patients in Craven County.

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  17. Teenager injured in Sunday morning wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Sun Journal

    ... near the Perfection community Sunday morning left a driver with serious injuries. Katlyn Ashley Smith, 16, a Craven County resident and student at Craven Community College, was listed in fair condition Monday afternoon by staff at Vidant Medical ...

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  18. Craven County Driver Critically Injured In Sunday Morning CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | WITN

    Troopers say the vehicle was headed west on Highway 55 around 8:30 a.m. and ran off the right side of the highway. It struck a concrete driveway culvert, returned to the highway and then hit a tree. The car landed on its top.

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  19. Craven GOP candidates' forum set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Sun Journal

    A Craven County Republican Party candidates' forum set for Saturday in New Bern will feature six of the eight Republican candidates for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Democrat Kay Hagan.

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  20. Football: ECU's Hardy closes final springRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Sun Journal

    ... the best receivers we've had here at East Carolina and he's one of the best receivers in the country." Other Craven County athletes on ECU's spring roster include New Bern graduates Cody Purdie and Christian Matau and West Craven alum Andrew Reid. ...

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