Avon, NCthecoastlandtimes.com

William Michael “Mike” Gray

William Michael “Mike” Gray, 66, departed this earthly life on June 2, 2021 at his residence in Washington, NC. He was born on January 8, 1955, in Elizabeth City, NC, son of the late Malachi and Eula Price Gray, of Avon, NC. A simple graveside committal took place on Hatteras...
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New Bern, NCFireRescue1

LODD: NC firefighter killed in car crash responding to call

NEW BERN, N.C. — The North Carolina Highway Patrol has identified the firefighter killed while responding to a call. Ralph DeBlasi, 62, was driving his own vehicle to a call about a highway crash, in the rain, when his vehicle went off the road while taking a curve, state troopers say.
New Bern, NCnewbernnow.com

Signs of History African American Heritage Trail

Some new signs in New Bern may have recently caught your eye. There are 16 sign panels that were installed of late that explain and interpret significant historic events, people and places that pertain to the African American heritage within the greater Craven Terrace/Dryborough neighborhood. You are invited to help dedicate the signs of the African American Heritage Trail on Saturday, June 19th at 10 a.m. at the intersection of Broad and Roundtree Streets in New Bern as part of the Juneteenth commemoration.
New Bern, NCwcti12.com

New Bern Fourth of July celebration plans all set

NEW BERN, Craven County — With the Fourth of July on the horizon, the City of New Bern released its plans for the holiday. The celebration and fireworks show will be on July 4th, beginning at 5:30 p.m. with live music and ending with the fireworks at 9:15 p.m., all at Lawson Creek Park.
New Bern, NCspectrumlocalnews.com

The show must go on! Community theater returns

NEW BERN, N.C. — After months of waiting for community theater to return, the show can finally go on. Local theaters across the state are opening up and getting ready for their first productions in over a year. While the audience is excited for some entertainment, the actors are ready to get back to pursuing their passion.
Washington, NCthewashingtondailynews.com

Brenda C. Alligood

Mrs. Brenda Kaye Cox Alligood, age 74, a resident of Slatestone Road, Washington passed away, Friday, June 11, 2021 with her family by her side after bravely fighting kidney disease. Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Sunday, June 13, 2021 from the Chapel of Paul Funeral Home & Crematory...