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Addison Davis

Rotary Club of New Bern Essay Winner

Congratulations to Addison Davis as the First-Place winner of The Rotary Club of New Bern’s Four-Way Test Essay contest. As the first-place contest winner, Ms. Davis will receive $200! For over 75 years, Rotarians have used the 4-Way Test as a practical yardstick in their business, community and personal affairs. The contest was designed to …

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TrainWreck New Bern

TrainWreck to Perform at Sham-Rockin’ 2020

Eastern North Carolina’s most popular band for all ages will perform for the fifth time at ShamRockin’ 2020 a St Patrick’s Celebration Friday night, March 13th in New Bern. The annual dinner and party will be held at the North Carolina History Center starting at 6 p.m. with traditional Irish dinner cash bar with beer, …

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Sham Rockin' 2020

Fifth Annual St. Patrick’s Celebration Comes to New Bern March 13th

The Rotary Club of New Bern’s Sham-Rockin’ 2020, A St. Patrick’s Celebration, is coming Friday, March 13th. The event will be held again at the North Carolina History Center, overlooking the Trent River in New Bern. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and the Sham-Rockin’ will continue until 10:00 p.m. The Chelsea Restaurant will serve the …

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Rotary Scholarship Winner 2019

Rotary Funds Four Year Scholarship to NBHS Student

“I want to focus my studies on being a heart surgeon to preserve and save the lives of my patients and travel to minority places where care is not affordable…and provide that help at no cost”.  These are the ambitious wishes of this year’s Rotary Club of New Bern recipient of a four year scholarship, …

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Rotary Club of New Bern - New Officers

Rotary Club of New Bern Elects Officers for ’19 – ‘20

Clayton Cheek, partner of the Law firm Oliver & Cheek, was elected as the new president of the Rotary Club of New Bern during the recent installation Banquet at the New Bern Country Club. Cheek (2nd left) succeeds Dave Baxter (top left) for the Rotary year July ’19 – June ’20.  Other officers are Meloni …

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Rotary Club of New Bern - Trent Woods Playground

Rotary Funds New Trent Woods Playground

Families in Trent Woods now have a new playground called Cottle Park on River Road.  The Rotary Club of New Bern helped fund the $115,000 project started by a local non-profit, Give-Grow Foundation. The $10,000 gift made possible the purchase of a “family” of slides, climbing and children’s playground equipment to compliment a complete facility …

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Mitch Lewis, Dave Baxter, and Jim Findley

New Bern Rotary Funds African Children’s Clinic

The Rotary Foundation, Rotary Clubs in New Bern and Arts to End Genocide (ATEG) recently completed a new clinic for children in Bamako, Mali, Africa. To expand the services of the new Rotary “City of Children” facility, The Rotary Club of New Bern presented an additional gift of $1500 to train needed health care workers. …

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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for February 14, 2019

Episode 111 Find out the latest “positive” news and information about our beautiful and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina! Today we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! We also talked about the latest happenings in and around town and went …

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Sham-Rockin' St Patrick's Celebration

Fourth Annual St. Patrick’s Celebration Comes to New Bern

March 15th The Rotary Club of New Bern’s Sham-Rockin’ 2019, A St. Patrick’s Celebration, is coming Friday, March 15th. The event will be held again at the North Carolina History Center, overlooking the Trent River. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and the Sham-Rockin’ will continue until 10:00 p.m.  The Chelsea Restaurant will serve up corned …

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