Shown at the check presentation are the principals who won The Bate Foundation Individual School Grants along with PIE board members, left to right, Don Brinkley, Debra Hurst, and Mike McCoy. The principals are, left to right, Stefanie King (West Craven Middle), Dr. Suzanne Averitt (Oaks Road Academy), Catherine Alligood (A.H. Bangert Elementary), Sherri Thomas (James W. Smith Elementary), Jerry Simmons (New Bern High), and Taimak Willis (J.T. Barber Elementary)

Partners in Education Awards $52,700 in Grants to Craven County Schools

Craven County Partners In Education has awarded a record $52,700 in grants to local Craven County Schools. These grants demonstrate PIE’s mission to support and advance educational experiences within Craven County Schools through collaborative community involvement. Partners In Education is separate from …

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Digital Literacy Program

Sign up for Free Digital Literacy Computer Classes

Digital Literacy is your portal to digital communication and community. More than ever, computers and the internet are key to socializing and maintaining contact with your friends and family. Don’t let your lack of computing skills keep you isolated—it’s never too late …

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John Costlow Christmas Train Show

Maritime Museum to Host Holiday Events — Train Show, Art in the Park, and More

Attack on Caribsea Dec. 7, 11 a.m. Associate Museum Curator Benjamin Wunderly will talk about the wreck of the Caribsea, a casualty of World War II. On March 11th, 1942, this cargo freighter was sunk by the German U-boat 158 off Cape …

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New Bern Christmas Parade

See the New Bern Christmas Parade Photo Gallery

The Craven Jaycees hosted the New Bern Christmas Parade on Dec. 3. Enjoy the pictures taken by Tina Adkins. Questions or comments? Send us an email. By Wendy Card, Editor
Candlelight at Tryon Palace

Festive Candlelight Celebrations — Fife and Drum Corps, Jonkonnu, Dancing and More

Held on the Palace grounds from 4:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Candlelight falls on the two evenings of Dec. 10 and 17, this year. For several months now, our seamstresses in the costume shop have been stitching and beading the most beautiful …

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Oath of Office, Appointments, Sale of Sudan Temple, Petition of Citizens, Among Items on Craven Commissioners Meeting Agenda

The meeting will be held on Dec. 5, 2022, at 6 p.m. in the Craven County Commissioners Meeting Room at the Craven County Administration Building in New Bern. CALL TO ORDER ROLL CALL PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE APPROVE AGENDA 1. OLD BUSINESS A. …

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Temple B’nai Sholem

See Temple B’nai Sholem’s “Joys of Hannukah” Live Window Display

Temple B’nai Sholem, located at 505 Middle St. will be joining New Bern’s Live Windows event on Dec. 9, 2022. The “Joys of Hannukah” will be presented at Carolina Creations located at 317-A Pollock St. in New Bern. This is the first …

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