highway http://publicradioeast.org en Kinston Bypass' Impact on Historic Battlefield http://publicradioeast.org/post/kinston-bypass-impact-historic-battlefield <p>We hear the latest on the Highway 70 bypass project in Kinston and how it might impact a historic battleground site.</p><p></p><p>Officials are now in the process of deciding the best way to facilitate construction of a new bypass on Highway 70 in Lenoir County with the least amount of impact to a historic Civil War battleground site.&nbsp; Lenoir County Commissioner J. Mac Daughtry is also chairman of the Lenoir County Transportation Committee.&nbsp; He says the highway project is intended to make travel to the coast quicker, and transport of goods across the state easier.</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 13:49:03 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 22899 at http://publicradioeast.org