March 05, 2015 | 08:03 PM
The Beaufort County Board of Commissioners, meeting in their annual "retreat" at the Estuarium in Washington, heard a devastating analysis of the county’s finance system from its new Chief Finance ...more»
March 05, 2015 | 06:46 AM
Seldom does a day go by these days that we don’t become even more disillusioned with the shenanigans we see in government, from the county, state and national levels. The particularly disturbing ...more»
March 06, 2015 | 06:04 AM
While it is hidden very well in his proposed budget, Governor Pat McCrory wants $475 million more from drivers, a move that would put North Carolina’s gas tax in the top five of the fifty states, ...more»
Shenanigans: The way five commissioners believe the public's business should be conducted.
They are hell bent of keeping the public in the dark
3 | March 04, 2015 | 11:26 PM
You’re going to be treated in this article to a prime example of why the people of Beaufort County cannot attend a meeting or even watch the cable video broadcast of County Commissioners meetings ...more»
2 | March 05, 2015 | 12:02 PM
As an infamous former Secretary of State once said: "What difference does it make now?"
We have our doubts that Hillary Clinton will try that one again any time soon to cover up nefarious things she ...more»
Tinsel Town Talks
March 04, 2015 | 11:44 PM
Marilyn Knowlden’s Decade in Hollywood
Her career as a child actress only lasted from 1931-1944, but Marilyn Knowlden has carried the memories for a lifetime.
"My parents enrolled me in a dance ...more»
March 04, 2015 | 08:30 PM
Moody’s Investors Service announced Tuesday (3-3-15) that it is downgrading Vidant Heath bond rating. The move comes in conjunction with the impending sale of revenue bonds (debt to be paid from ...more»
2 | March 03, 2015 | 09:33 PM
Here we go again.
There’s not a dime’s worth of difference in the Democrat leadership and the Republican leadersh in Congress...either house. With majorities in both houses the Republicans ...more»
And in so doing shows how miserable our American President actually is
March 03, 2015 | 09:21 PM
It is difficult, or perhaps impossible, to overemphasize the significance of the speech made today (3-3-15) before a joint session of Congress. At a time when American foreign policy is in shambles as ...more»
Who will Serve With Them?
March 03, 2015 | 09:18 PM
Ordinarily we would be impressed with many of the GOP presidential candidates jumping into the 2016 race. However, if we have learned anything about past campaigns, it’s the staff, advisors and ...more»
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Beaufort County Community College and local economic development interests recently announced the launch of an effort to certify the county to those seeking to locate their businesses here or expand an ...more»
February 04, 2015 | 08:50 AM
WASHINGTON, N.C. — Duke Energy and Beaufort County Community College today announced a $248,302 investment from the Duke Energy Foundation to upgrade the equipment used in the Welding Technology ...more»
January 15, 2015 | 11:28 AM
Beaufort County Community College will mark the completion of a new fitness trail and exercise stations with a grand opening scheduled for 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, outside of Building 8 on the BCCC campus.
October 28, 2014 | 03:22 PM
The Division of Continuing Education at Beaufort County Community College will offer courses in November and December for individuals seeking to obtain a permit to carry a concealed weapon.
The course ...more»
October 01, 2014 | 09:28 AM
Former Lead Instructor of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Beaufort County Community College Tim Mattimoe returns to campus to read from his new book of poetry, Calligraphy on the Moon’s Face.
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The liberal media tries to argue that liberal Republicans are ''electable'' but polling shows Jeb Bush and Chris Christie have more voters who view them unfavorably than favorably, even among Republicans. ...more»
March 04, 2015 | 05:19 PM
"Hillary Clinton supporters are currently scrambling to minimize the significance of her using a private Gmail address to conduct all of her business as Secretary of State, but in 2007, Clinton herself ...more»
March 04, 2015 | 05:14 PM
Of the five popular tools that doctors rely on to predict whether you’re headed for heart trouble, four of them have a pretty major flaw ...more»
March 03, 2015 | 06:21 PM
Boehner's disastrous handling of the debacle on funding Obama's amnesty decree causes immense problems for the country and the party. The train wreck started with CRomnibus in a short session that Boehner ...more»
March 03, 2015 | 07:56 AM
"President Barack Obama today introduced his plan for a progressive takeover of state and local policing. "We have a great opportunity... to really transform how we think about community law enforcement ...more»
March 02, 2015 | 09:19 PM
Why does the so-called Main Stream Media (MSM) so love Jeb Bush? It seems their standard practice to promote an establishment Republican during the primaries for GOP nominee, and then turn on them after ...more»
March 02, 2015 | 01:49 PM
"Douglas Dendinger is a 47-year-old disabled Army veteran who found himself the target of an apparent police conspiracy to put him away for life — all because he handed a court summons to a cop, ...more»
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Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association Will host a Workshop for Constitutional Conservatives and an Educational Forum for the Replacement of Common Core March 7th, 2015; 1:00 to 5:00 PM Stanley Ballroom, ...more»
March 05, 2015 | 06:16 AM
The Annual Convention of the Craven County Republican Party will take place at the Court House Annex, 302 Broad Street in New Bern on Saturday March 14. Registration opens at 7:30, the Convention begins ...more»
March 03, 2015 | 12:17 PM
The Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association (CCTA) announced that Dr. Greg Brannon will be the featured speaker March 7 as part of a Workshop for Constitutional Conservatives. The event will also feature ...more»
February 18, 2015 | 01:44 PM
****PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT**** To: Board of Social Services From: Sonya A. Toman, Director Re: Department of Social Services Board Meeting The Board of Social Services regularly scheduled ...more»
February 17, 2015 | 09:53 AM
The Beaufort County Republican Party Precinct meetings scheduled for Tuesday have been canceled as the college will be closed. Stay tuned for more information on the new date. Keith D Kidwell Chairman ...more»
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My personal experience with voting today in Precinct 013 in Forsyth County, North Carolina.
(1.) I am handicapped and had a severe problem.
(2.) I voted in Precinct 013 in Forsyth County.
(3.) The ...more»
George H. Schryer | October 14, 2014 | 01:27 PM
I used to use the pharmacy at Walmart for most of my medical supplies until last Sunday. My wife had just been released from the hospital and I had to get some medicines for her to take early the next ...more»
Andrew Menaquale | September 22, 2014 | 04:29 PM
Anyone reading "This is Big. It could be really big for Beaufort County" should be aware of some serious problems with the report’s analysis before deciding how "big" this would actually ...more»
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