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Living in New Bern and Beyond – Episode 160

New Bern Now Podsquad
Wendy Card, Pat Drake, George Oliver, Bob Brinson, and Dobert Owsley

Veterans, Voting, and Coping with the Pandemic

Learn about the people, places, and local resources in New Bern, NC and surrounding areas!

The Podsquad: Pat Drake, George Oliver (Oliver & Cheek), and I talked about all kinds of things related to living in the greater New Bern area. We were joined by Special Guests: Bob Brinson and Dobert Owsley.



Podcast Show notes:

00:30 – Technical Difficulties

1:15 – Catching up with The Podsquad

3:26 – Trivia Contest Question

4:08 – Trying to make the best out of life

6:45 – Improv-a-thon

10:02 – Small Town News Podcast

12:40 – Silver Linings

13:07 – Interview with Bob Brinson, VFW Post #2514 and Craven County GOP

18:02 – Turkey Shoot

21:05 – Interview with Dobert Owsley, Craven County Veterans Council

21:16 – The Patriot’s Pen Essay and the Voice of Democracy

23:05 – Craven County Veteran’s Council

24:30 – Field of Flags

26:56 – Veteran’s Counseling Program

27:53 – Uncle Sam’s Box Donation

31:02 – Tryon Civitan Club’s Food Drive for RCS

33:55 – Twin Rivers YMCA

35:10 – Indoor/Outdoor Pool

36:10 – Contest Answer

38:15 – Joke Time

39:15 – Interview with Melanie Wray, Director of Craven County Board of Elections

51:13 – Ringing the Bell for Craven County COVID-19 Deaths

53:07 – Frontline Healthcare Workers and CarolinaEast Medical Center

Join us on October 15 from 1 – 2 p.m. as we Zoom live on NewBernNow’s Facebook page. The video and audio will be uploaded to NewBernNow.com, YoutubeiTunes, Libsyn, and wherever you listen to your podcasts.

You can also listen to the show on New Bern’s News Talk Radio Station WNOS 103.9FM by tuning in every Wednesday at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Let us know if you’d like to be a guest or if you have any questions by sending us an email.

Wendy Card