By Wendy Card of New Bern Now
Learn about the people, places, and local resources in New Bern, N.C., and surrounding areas.
The Podsquad: Talina Massey (Business Savvy), George Oliver (Oliver and Cheek), Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Alderwoman Jameesha Harris, and I talked about all kinds of things related to living in the greater New Bern area. We were joined by guests, Sharon Bryant, Randy Foster, and Aimee Schulze.
1:15 – Trivia Contest Question
3:37 – Juneteenth 2021
6:52 – New Bern Civic Theatre Juneteenth Show
7:29 – April is Child Abuse Awareness Month and Sexual Assault Awareness Month
7:56 – New Installation in the Downtown Art Sculpture Park
9:40 – Interview with Sharon Bryant, Tryon Palace African American Outreach Coordinator
9:05 – US Colored Troops 35 Regiment Community Event
19:35 – Dr. George Oliver
20:55 – Squirrels in North Carolina
26:30 – Interview with Randy Foster
29:00 – New featured stories on New Bern Now
32:23 – Reporting on Board of Aldermen and Craven County Commissioners Meetings
35:50 – Alderwoman Jameesha Harris
38:00 – 4/20
39:05 – Above The Roots
38:55 – New Bern Earth Day
41:20 – Green Burial Project
44:05 – Hanna House Bed & Breakfast Beehive and Charging Station Tours
44:40 – Cremation options
47:50 – Interview with Aimee Schulze, LCSW for Stillwaters
50:53 – System of Care Collaborative in Pamlico County
53:10 – Stillwaters in Bayboro
53:30 – Department of Social Services
54:13 – Reinitiated peer contacts
54:45 – Mandated Summer School
55:10 – Employers looking for employees
56:35 – Social Support when coping with mental health issues
58:20 – What’s the largest tree squirrel in North Carolina
58:30 – Trivia Answer
We hope you’ll join us on April 22 for New Bern’s Earth Day Celebration from 12 – 3 p.m. as we Zoom live on NewBernNowNC’s Facebook page. The video and audio will be uploaded to NewBernNow.com, Youtube, iTunes, 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.