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Suspect identified after social media threat to Onslow County school
SWANSBORO, N.C. (WNCT) — The Onslow County Sheriff’s Office has identified the person involved in a social media threat that forced the Onslow County Sheriff’s Office to investigate at Swansboro Middle School last Saturday. In a Facebook post, the sheriff’s office reports receiving details concerning a potential threat aimed at Swansboro Middle School. The threat […]
Onslow County roadway closing for weeks for construction
ONSLOW COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - A roadway here in the east is closing Monday morning for a couple of weeks for construction. The North Carolina Department of Transportation says a section of Blue Creek Road southwest of Jacksonville will close today at 8 a.m. Officials say it’s scheduled to be...
Jacksonville elementary school celebrates Black History Month
JACKSONVILLE, N.C (WNCT) — Fourth graders at Bell Fork Elementary School presented their Black History Living Wax Museum Projects on Monday. Each student was able to select a historical figure to research over the last two months.They create a presentation and poster, then dress up like the famous figures they studied. Parents were able to come […]
Discover Hubert Through Its Pizzas: 3 Delights You Need to Try
This article presents three types of pizza available at Hubert. Have you had the chance to taste any of them? If yes, we would love to hear your feedback. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
A Slice of Heaven: 4 Exceptional Pizzas in Jacksonville
This article presents an exploration of four standout pizza places in Jacksonville. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of these yet? We'd love to hear your experiences and opinions, so please don't hesitate to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Remembering Blek: Retired Onslow County K9 officer passes away
JACKSONVILLE, Onslow County — We're learning that a retired K9 officer with the Onslow County Sheriff's Office has passed away. The sheriff's office announced K9 Blek's passing on social media on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2024. Blek was a dual-purpose dog, excelling in drug detection and tracking. His tracking skills...
Pedestrian killed in Jacksonville crash
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — Jacksonville police are investigating a crash Saturday morning that killed a pedestrian. The crash happened just before 10:30 a.m. at the intersection of US 17 and Sherwood Road. Police say Timothy Hall was driving a white 2005 Chevrolet Silverado north on US Hwy. 17. Michael Gayheart, 64, from Jacksonville, was walking […]
Saturday marks three years since Jenna Franks’ murder, investigation continues
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — Saturday marks three years since the body of Jenna Franks was found in a wooded area of Jacksonville. Police issued another plea for help from the public on Friday. There is currently a $15,000 reward being offered for information that leads to an arrest. Franks’ body was found in a wooded […]
11 Facts About Historic Events And Moments In Jacksonville, North Carolina
Jacksonville, North Carolina, is a city steeped in history, boasting a rich tapestry of significant events and moments that have shaped its identity. From its pivotal role in the American Revolution to its enduring military legacy, Jacksonville stands as a testament to the enduring spirit of its inhabitants. As we delve into the annals of this vibrant city, we uncover a treasure trove of captivating stories and pivotal occurrences that have left an indelible mark on its landscape. Join us on a journey through time as we explore 11 fascinating facts about historic events and moments in Jacksonville, North Carolina. From the echoes of the past that resonate through its streets to the enduring legacy of its historical landmarks, Jacksonville invites us to unravel the captivating tales that have woven the fabric of its compelling narrative. Let's embark on this enlightening expedition, delving into the captivating history that has shaped Jacksonville into the vibrant city it is today.
High school boys hoops: Wallace-Rose Hill falls to Southwest Onslow in nailing-biting conference championship final
KINSTON — The Wallace-Rose Hill Bulldogs lost a close battle on Friday night to the Southwest Onslow Stallions by a score of 44-43 in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 2A East Central Conference Tournament Championship Game. Coming into the tournament as the number four seed, Wallace-Rose Hill faced a difficult schedule as they would have to play the number one ranked Kinston Vikings in the semifinals just to get a chance to play in the final. The Bulldogs were ready for the challenge...
🚧 Maintenance Closure Scheduled for Blue Creek Road in Onslow County
The time displayed is local to the original X account in North Carolina. A section of Blue Creek Road located southwest of Jacksonville, North Carolina, is set to undergo maintenance work, which will result in its closure for an estimated two weeks. The impact of this closure on local traffic patterns will likely be significant as commuters and residents plan their detours. Further details about the maintenance operations in Onslow County can be found at the following link provided by the local transportation agencies: https://t.co/YQc0iNv6Bz.
The Jacksonville Mexican Food Guide: 3 Restaurants You Can't Miss
In this article, we're exploring three delightful Mexican restaurants located in Jacksonville. Have you had the chance to visit any of these culinary gems yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below!
Jacksonville, February 28 High School ⚽ Game Notice
The White Oak High School soccer team will have a game with Southwest Onslow High School on February 28, 2024, 17:00:00 CST. Building the Complete Soccer Athlete: Train Like a Pro!.
Jacksonville police looking for endangered teenager
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - Police in one Eastern Carolina city are looking for a missing teen who they say is endangered. Jacksonville police say Aidan Ruehr was last seen in the area of Henderson Drive. The 19-year-old is about 5′7″ tall, weighs approximately 170 pounds, and has close-cut brown hair...
Onslow County Sheriff's office seeks public's help to identify counterfeit cash suspect
The Onslow County Sheriff's office is seeking the public help in identifying a suspect linked to distributing counterfeit money. Police state two separate incidents happened on Dec. 10, 2023 in Jacksonville at two separate Dollar General stores. Video footage confirms an unknown person was exchanging counterfeit cash for gift cards.
Cedar Point reminds residents of dates for March yard waste pickups
CEDAR POINT — Cedar Point officials announced Monday the dates of the yard waste pickups in March. - Quadrant 1 will be collected on Monday, March 4. - Quadrant 2 will be collected on Monday, March 11. - Quadrant 3 will be collected on Monday, March 18. - Quadrant...
Camp Lejeune announces reduced hours at the Triangle Outpost Gate
CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. – Due to significantly low traffic volume, Camp Lejeune’s Triangle Outpost Gate will only be open on weekdays from 5:30 to 8 a.m. and 3 to 6 p.m. beginning March 12. The TOP Gate, located along NC-172 near Lyman Road on MCB Camp Lejeune and Bear Creek Road in Hubert, will be […]
Piggly Wiggly closing for new highway interchange in Jacksonville
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - NCDOT says traffic in a part of Jacksonville is going to be much better with plans in the works for a new highway. Workers could be seen on Thursday clearing the stock to prepare to close the Piggly Wiggly store on Richlands Highway. Shopper Vanessa McIntire...
Emerald Isle, NC Seeking Qualified Resident for Human Resources Officer Position
Emerald Isle, North Carolina, is hiring a Human Resources Officer. The chosen candidate will handle HR tasks such as recruitment, retention, payroll, and benefits. This role is crucial in developing the workplace environment.
Quench Your Thirst: Discover 5 Extraordinary Pubs in Havelock
This article presents a guide to five charming pubs located in Havelock. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below!