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  1. One wounded, another killed during fightRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    ... 21, of 561 Clark Road, Vanceboro, occurred Thursday afternoon at 325 Rance Buck Road. Capt. Joe Heckman of the Craven County Sheriff's Department said that deputies were initially called to the scene in response to a car accident. "We were notified ...

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  2. Letter: Humane treatmentRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    Between Taberna and Brice's Crossing on Old Airport Road in New Bern/Craven County is a group of long-suffering animals. Once they included horses, cattle and goats.

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  3. Oriental man hit by vehicle, injuredRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    ... the year. Trooper Casner noted that the Highway Patrol already investigated two pedestrian fatalities, both in Craven County, and that this was the first case of the year of a pedestrian being hit in Pamlico. Aaron Britt, 34, was walking on Straight ...

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  4. Identity of Vanceboro Victim: UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WCTI

    Craven County Sheriff Captain, Joe Heckman, told NewsChannel 12 the victim was 21-year-old Dalton Campbell Jr. of Vanceboro. He says the sheriff's office responded to the call of an accident, but when they got there the evidence said otherwise.

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  5. Play-based preschool option set to launch in Craven CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WCTI

    This type of school incorporates "play time" into educational lessons and requires parental involvement. Children will learn through the process of playing and parents volunteer in the classroom and help dictate the lesson plan.

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  6. Craven County joins dozens of CureMD powered public health centersRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Feb. 27, 2015 - NEW YORK -- CureMD, a leading provider of EHR, practice management, patient engagement and population health solutions, today announced that Craven County has joined 34 other North Carolina public health centers that collectively serve over 300,000 lives. Craven County chose CureMD because of its public health specific functionality and reporting in addition to sliding fee schedule, automated rate adjustments, DHHS clinical visit forms, detailed patient demographics and patient risk stratification.

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  7. Man dead of knife wounds, another wounded by gunfireRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sun Journal

    One man is injured and another dead after they fought inside a car parked at 325 Rance Buck Road on Wednesday afternoon, according to Craven County Sheriff's deputies. Capt.

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  8. Suspicious death of man under investigation in Craven CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WITN

    Captain Joe Heckman says two men got into a fight and the man who later died got in his car to get away. Heckman says the man drove down the road and crashed into a ditch.

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  9. Sheriff: Man found dead, another in the hospital following altercationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WCTI

    A man is found dead Thursday afternoon and another is in the hospital, following what Craven County Sheriff Jerry Monette describes as an altercation. The man was found dead on Rance Buck Road in Vanceboro in Craven County.

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  10. Board approves grant policies, terminates Cove City water dealRead the original story

    Thursday | Sun Journal

    ... according to a city staff report. Mobile homes will be eligible if they are real property listed by the Craven County Tax Department. If the mobile home is not considered real property, the maximum loan may not exceed the value of the property it is ...

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  11. Speckled trout mostly escape effects of recent frigid weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | North Carolina Sportsman

    ... spotted sea trout in various areas during and after the cold snap. "The concentration of mortalities was in Craven County, in Slocum and Hancock creeks," Loeffler said. "There, staff collected 100 fish for biological samples and saw a few hundred ...

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  12. Snowfall totals vary in Eastern North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Jacksonville Daily News

    According to unofficial observations reported to the National Weather Service forecast office in Newport, some of the highest totals reported in the local area were in Craven County.

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  13. Letter: Making the area betterRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Sun Journal

    We had a good turnout even though it was a cold morning. There were people from different parts of Craven County who were interested in helping get rid of litter on the sides of highways and roads.

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  14. Area prepares for week's second winter stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Sun Journal

    As the once pristine snow transformed into dirty-looking mush on roads in Craven and surrounding counties Wednesday, emergency crews began to plan for the second round of wintry mix expected to hit the area Wednesday night and early Thursday morning. Tuesday's storm produced as much as 5 inches of snow in the Brices Creek area of Craven County, with Pamlico's highest total - a little more than 3 inches - falling in Whortonsville, according to Meteorologist David Glenn at the National Weather Service in Newport.

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  15. Smoke billows over Havelock McDonald'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WCTI

    A heating and cooling unit started smoking early Wednesday at a McDonald's restaurant in Craven County, according to the restaurant's owner. Our reporter on the scene, Amber Roberts, spoke with the franchise owner and he tells us he closed the McDonald's early Tuesday due to winter weather.

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  16. Snow totals ranging from .5" to five inches following Tuesday's winter blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WITN

    Craven County: Brices Creek 5" Bridgeton 4.2" Trent Woods 3.2" Fairfield Harbour 3" Perrytown 3" Havelock 1.2" Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below.

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  17. Schools and weather: To close, or not to closeRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sun Journal

    During last week's Craven County Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Lane Mills discussed the process involved in deciding whether to close or delay schools because of weather. "People don't understand, we don't want to miss school," he said.

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  18. School board members dispute need for election changeRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sun Journal

    The process of how members are elected was questioned by members of the Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association during a Craven County Board of Education meeting last week. During the public comment period, Glenn Fink argued that representation by school board members should be made by voters at the local level.

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  19. Aldermen retreat lists goals and achievementsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sun Journal

    ... Stephens said there are 128 emergency 911 systems in the state and locally there are different systems for Craven County, New Bern and Havelock. New Bern Police Chief Toussaint Summers is working with the county to make the system more efficient, he ...

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  20. Former Havelock football player arrested againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Sun Journal

    ... the heck enough, it turned out to be Mr. Bowman." Bowman went before a magistrate Sunday and was placed in the Craven County jail under a $7,500 bond. He had a first appearance Monday in Craven County District Court in New Bern. Upon signing with ...

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