strawberry en The Down East Journal (05/02/14) <p>Hundreds of people are displaced after their homes were damaged or destroyed during last week's tornadoes.&nbsp; This week on the Down East Journal, an in-depth review of the storm that impacted eastern North Carolina and the efforts underway to help residents recover.&nbsp; And despite a cold winter, experts are predicting a bumper crop of strawberries this season.&nbsp; Those stories and more, Friday at noon on all of the PRE stations.&nbsp; And Saturday at noon on News and Ideas.</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:34:49 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 40238 at The Down East Journal (05/02/14) ENC Strawberry Season Gets A Late Start <p></p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 16:19:04 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 11586 at ENC Strawberry Season Gets A Late Start The Down East Journal (04/13/13) <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Tuscarora descendants from New York state and eastern North Carolina honored their ancestors at a recent ceremony in Snow Hill.&nbsp; This week on the Down East Journal, we talk about the Battle of Nooherooka fought between settlers and the Tuscarora people in the 1700’s.&nbsp; And, a great strawberry season is just around the corner.&nbsp; We speak with growers in eastern North Carolina about a pesky virus&nbsp; stunting some plants growth and how little impact the problem will have on yield. Wed, 10 Apr 2013 17:28:35 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 11402 at The Down East Journal (04/13/13)