Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association

Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association

Opioid Crisis Forum

January 15, 2019 in New Bern According to a report from North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, more than 12,000 North Carolinians died from opioid-related overdoses in the period from 1999 to 2016.  However, those numbers have shown a dramatic increase in recent years. Statistics released in May 2017 showed that …

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Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association

Area Law Enforcement To Be Honored

“Back The Blue” is an event created by Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association (CCTA) to honor the men and women in law enforcement and recognize several outstanding officers from the area. According Gladys Sussle, committee chair for the event, “Officers from the City of New Bern, Craven County Sheriff’s Department, Pamlico County Sheriff’s Department, …

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Commercial Shrimping

Should North Carolina Issue New Rules?

Hear Both Sides Regarding Commercial Shrimping NC Marine Fisheries Commission heard another round of public comment in Wilmington on February 15 and 16 regarding the NC Wildlife Petition to enact additional regulations on North Carolina commercial shrimp fishermen.  Just like the hearing in New Bern, both sides told dramatically different stories about what …

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Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association

Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association Public Meeting – July 19, 2016

Disclosure: We publish political announcements for informational purposes as our goal is to provide a neutral ground for readers to form their own opinions. Could North Carolina be the twelfth state to institute “Constitutional Carry” as the overriding principle in local gun rights?  State Representative Larry Pittman of Cabarrus County will be in …

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