News: Local

Oct. 02, 2014 @ 01:44 PM

Three vie for at large school board seat

Leslie Boyd, Dennis Rape and Sean Maher contend for seat


Sep. 27, 2014 @ 02:20 PM

Banned Books Week: freedom to read

Harry Potter. Jay Gatsby. Holden Caulfield. Atticus Finch. Grendel. Huckleberry Finn. Katniss Everdeen. Edward Cullen. Tom Sawyer. Waldo. All these characters have something in common, they are the protagonists of some of the most frequently challenged or banned books in the country.


Sep. 27, 2014 @ 02:17 PM

Monroe native boosts mobile service

When he was in Kindergarten, Betty White knew her son Gentry was destined for success.


Sep. 27, 2014 @ 02:15 PM

Brother, sister land spots on Sleepy Hollow

Sun Valley students Jack and Tate Hawkes recently appeared as extras on two different programs of the Fox hit television show “Sleepy Hollow” filmed in New Bern.


Sep. 27, 2014 @ 02:11 PM

Three vie for District 4 School Board seat

Casey Carver, Monica Frank and Melissa Merrell face off for school board in District 4


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 04:19 PM

Board chairman faces challenge from Gary Sides

Richard Yercheck versus Gary Sides