Craven County Newswire

Craven County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Craven County, NC.

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  1. Football: College coaches praise former BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun Journal

    ... tight end David Grinnage. "The coaches at New Bern, Havelock, West Craven they all do a great job and the Craven County area has been good to N.C. State over the years," Doeren said. On the flip side, Hughes is completely unproven at the college ...

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  2. DA: Mother sentenced to years in prison after slashing son's throatRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WITN

    A woman who cut her son because she said he told her she was a bad mother is headed to prison. Craven County District Attorney Scott Thomas says 48-year-old Sandra Schrader, formerly of Havelock, pleaded guilty to assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury.

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  3. Three sentenced to prison in recent court proceedingsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    According to the Craven County District Attorney's Office, Joshua Dale Lowery, 21, and Cassandra Pruitt, of New Bern, pleaded guilty to a series of crimes rising out of a series of car break-ins and car thefts that took place in September and October 2014. Lowery and Pruitt broke into several cars in September.

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  4. City officials to hear update on proposed projects Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    ... Hall and Broad Street or across the street from City Hall, utilizing the parking lot there and possibly the Craven County tax office. Earlier this year, the city entered a $110,000 agreement with the School of Government Development Finance ...

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  5. Storms cause flooding to the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... County and the surrounding area. A strong storm system that developed around Lenoir County and moved into Craven County and then on to Carteret County along the U.S. 70 route produced strong winds, and reports of a funnel cloud prompted a tornado ...

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  6. Bill Hand: A look inside New Bern's distinctive City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun Journal

    ... time-traveling. Outside, everything is High Victorian Gothic, according to Mr. Sandbeck, who wrote the book on Craven County architecture. It is a patchwork construction, with a clock tower that wasn't added until 1910 and those iron bears that ...

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  7. Wide range of theater, music, arts events set for this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun Journal

    ... displays that often change monthly. The Twin Rivers Artists Association has its members' best at the New Bern-Craven County Public Library, 400 Johnson St. Other exhibits include the Bank of the Arts, 317 Middle St., which has Norm Robins in the ...

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  8. Two airlifted to VMC after head-on collision in Craven CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | WITN

    A Marine and one other person were badly injured when a pickup truck crashed head-on into an SUV Saturday morning. Trooper Matthew Eure says a white, Ford pickup truck was traveling south on US-17 when the driver went to pass a vehicle ahead of him in the same lane.

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  9. Craven 100 Alliance launches public phase of a AccelerateCRAVENa campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Sun Journal

    ... in the campaign has been successful so far, continued community support is crucial for economic growth in Craven County. When asked about his thoughts on the fundraising initiative, Andrews said, "I am overwhelmed by the support of the ...

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  10. Offshore drilling forum scheduled Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... "Shaping Our Economic Future: Offshore Drilling in N.C." from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. July 31 at the New Bern-Craven County Convention & Visitors Center, 203 S. Front St. in New Bern. Topics, according to a press release announcing the forum, include: ...

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  11. New Bern police seeking person wanted for questioning in fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | WCTI

    ... l businesses. Anyone with any information is asked to call the New Bern Police Department at (252) 636-5034 or Craven County Crime Stoppers at (252) 633-5141. You can also call Sgt. Derek P. Dubay at (252) 672-4123.

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  12. Havelock Commissioner Stuart resigns from boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Sun Journal

    ... to serve out the remainder of George Liner's term. Liner left the Havelock board when he was elected to the Craven County Board of Commissioners. Lewis said he anticipated that the board would appoint someone to fill Stuart's seat during Monday's ...

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  13. Letter: Failure to communicateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Sun Journal

    ... local bureaucrats and political organizations. Be that as it may, the organization has saved the taxpayers of Craven County more than a million dollars over the years because of these efforts. Again, these efforts have not won the hearts and minds ...

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  14. Aldermen release additional minutes from closed sessions Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Sun Journal

    ... city engineer David Muse (that was not explained), and preliminary discussions between the city manager and Craven County about the possibility of the city selling water on a wholesale basis to the county, the minutes show. During the May 17, 2011, ...

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  15. Sidney Dive Team: Volunteers tasked with searching for evidence, loved onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WITN

    ... daughter that went missing in Kinston years ago," says Swain. "We actually recovered them a year later in Craven County." While sonar is used in those cases, these guys are still the ones diving down to bring up those loved ones. No matter what the ...

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  16. Letter: The political ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Sun Journal

    ... ur community, don't get involved in politics. We have enough nonsense in Washington, D.C., we don't need it in Craven County.

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  17. Tuscarora tribe members returning to ancestral homelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Sun Journal

    ... War as well, Schiffert said. Company D of the 132nd New York Volunteers, who fought at Bachelor's Creek in Craven County, was made up of Tuscarora. According to Schiffert, interest in visits back to the Tuscarora ancestral grounds began as "a small ...

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  18. Deputies: Arrests yield stolen gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WCTI

    A breaking-and-entering investigation in the Bridgeton area of Craven County resulted in the arrest of two men on firearms charges. Investigators are still looking for a third man.

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  19. Guns recovered in Bridgeton home break-in, two people arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WITN

    The Craven County Sheriff's Office says it has recovered guns stolen in a Bridgeton break-in and arrested two people, while still searching for a third suspect. Both are charged with five counts of larceny of a firearm, possession of stolen firearms and felony breaking and entering.

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  20. Bill aims to protect monuments throught the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WCTI

    ... rush to push legislation that infringe on local, city and county municipalities," Marshall Williams, Craven County NAACP president, said. Marshall Williams president of the Pitt County NAACP says the local communities decide on monuments. The House ...

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