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  1. ENC transportation projects score highRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Sun Journal

    Hugh Overholt, N.C. Board of Transportation member for Division 2, left, and Dover Mayor John Wetherington listen as N.C. Transportation Secretary Tony Tata talks to New Bern City Manager Mark Stephens about the gas tax proposal's effect on Powell Bill revenue for municipalities. Tata was at New Bern Riverfront Convention Center on Friday to talk to members of Highway 17 Association, U.S. 70 Corridor Commission and local officials to talk about transportation issues.


  2. King Aerospace: Couple's startup specializes in custom componentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Sun Journal

    As they worked and oversaw work being done to customize their new company's building at 3498-A Martin Drive off Glenburnie Avenue recently, Ingrid King said they were new to marriage, new to New Bern, expecting a new baby later this year and starting a new business - their first as private owners. "We've been doing AS 90100 certified work for the aerospace industry for another small manufacturer for 10 years," she said.


  3. Flash freeze catches motorists off guard ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Sun Journal

    Ice-related collisions stopped the morning work commute over the Trent River and Neuse River bridges Thursday as motorists tried to make their way into or through New Bern. At about 6:30 a.m., the bridges began icing and it wasn't long after that before the vehicle accidents started.


  4. Flash freeze catches motorists off guardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Sun Journal

    Ice-related collisions stopped the morning work commute over the Trent River and Neuse River bridges as motorists tried to make their way into or through New Bern Thursday. At about 6:30 a.m. the bridge began icing and it wasn't long after that before the vehicle accidents started.


  5. Delta Private Jets to close Kinston corporate officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2012 | Sun Journal

    Although Delta Private Jets charter flights to and from Kinston's airport will continue for the foreseeable future, the operator's corporate office in Kinston will close by the end of March. Delta Private Jets' move to consolidate corporate functions in its headquarters in Hebron, Ky., will affect about 50 jobs at its Kinston office.


  6. CVS plans new store in GrantsboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Sun Journal

    The new store will be at the corner of N.C. 55 and N.C. 306, an intersection featuring one of two traffic lights in Pamlico County. According to the Pamlico County Inspections Department, the building will have a valuation of $1.9 million, located on about 1.1 acre.


  7. Thirsty Bruin: So much thirst, so many choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Sun Journal

    The quote on Thirsty Bruin's Web page sums up the bottle shop's mantra perfectly. It's a quote from a surprising source, one of America's founders, Benjamin Franklin, who said, "Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy."


  8. Kwanzaa started Friday, week long holiday about peace, unity and cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Sun Journal

    For the fourth consecutive year a Kinston couple has been working to raise awareness in the city on another December holiday. Johnny and Travel Noel held their annual Kwanzaa celebration to kick off the holiday Friday at Noel's Jazz Club on South Queen Street.


  9. ENC economic development regions to mergeRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | Sun Journal

    A pending merger of two Eastern North Carolina economic development alliances is scheduled to become effective Jan. 1, 2015, and move the combined headquarters to Greenville. The merger of the NCEast Alliance, with offices in Kinston, and North Carolina's Northeast Alliance, based in Williamston, was announced in a memorandum of understanding between the participating counties.


  10. Kinston brewery celebrates five years in businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Sun Journal

    When Mother Earth Brewery started five years ago, co-owner Trent Mooring believed good things would come to fruition, but never expected what came to pass. "I thought we would have a great production facility and Stephen Hill and I would put in time and effort to make it successful," Mooring said.


  11. Taylor, Jones seek to represent rural districtRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | Sun Journal

    Candidates for the seat representing Craven County Board of Commissioners District 2 are beating the bushes for votes at the western edge of New Bern and out in the county. Incumbent Commissioner Jeffrey S. Taylor of New Bern, a one-term Republican, faces a challenge from Democrat Jason Jones, a former chairman of the board.


  12. Firehouse Subs now open for customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Sun Journal

    The two are related ... at least they are if your sub of choice is from Firehouse Subs ... better yet a Hook & Ladder sub. For a sandwich shop, Firehouse Subs certainly displays well.


  13. Outdoor column: Fishing tournaments net fun and fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Sun Journal

    A neat thing occurred recently. Students and adult sponsors of the East Carteret High School marching band went to a meeting with some representatives of the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament, expecting to receive a donation of $10,000 to apply toward replacing the band's worn out uniforms.


  14. City staff, developer to continue negotiations for Dunn BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Sun Journal

    A proposal to sell the city-owned, four-story Dunn Building in downtown New Bern will go back for more negotiations between the potential buyer and city staff. New Bern aldermen discussed the finer points of the latest proposal from JACKMA, LLC Tuesday night to purchase the Dunn Building and to provide amenities for the public as stipulated in the new downtown Central Business District Development Policy.


  15. Football: Rams all set for KinstonRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Sun Journal

    Key Players: Kinston - WR/DB Daequon Carr, OL/DL Dy'Quan Waters, WR/DB Chris Williams. Havelock - QB Travis Sabdo, WR Matt Boykin, WR Kyran Bowman, LB Keion Joyner.


  16. Prep football notebook: Williams to return to coach against alma materRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Sun Journal

    The Jacksonville Cardinals, coached by New Bern graduate Beau Williams, return to Caruso-Coates Stadium for a 7:30 p.m. game. The Cardinals have former New Bern head coach Chip Williams as an assistant, along with other New Bern graduates on staff.


  17. Over the Neuse: Queen Street bridges to be replacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Sun Journal

    The two Queen Street bridges, which motorists take from or to travel onto U.S. 70, will be torn down in early 2015 with construction to take place creating one bridge, with the same two lanes of travel on each side.


  18. Old-time medicine: CSS Neuse center highlights Civil War doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Sun Journal

    In its Second Saturday series, the CSS Neuse Interpretive Center decided to focus on the medical portion of the Civil War.


  19. Craven formally withdraws from economic development groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Sun Journal

    Craven County pulled out of North Carolina's Eastern Region economic development group in January and has already deposited its $1.5 million refund.


  20. Outdoor notes: Weather Conditions and Trophy WhitetailsRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Sun Journal

    Statistics say it won't be windy when you shoot your Boone and Crockett whitetail.


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