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11:39 am
Fri September 4, 2009

Clunkers... commentary from Jenny Phillips

Clunkers... commentary from Jenny Phillips

Jones County, NC – I don't let anyone disrespect the US auto industry at least not on reliability.

In 1993 I bought a new Plymouth Grand Voyager. It was my soccer mom, carpool car. We called it the "Land Yacht." I ferried ever-growing kids back and forth from school and sports. Then the kids grew up and got their own cars, and my role as chauffeur was over.

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The Down East Journal
1:17 pm
Mon August 31, 2009

The Down East Journal August 29 & 30

New Bern, NC – This week on the Down East Journal, it's a show about the environment...we'll take a tour of a local landfill to see how waste is transformed into a "green" source of energy. Plus, a new study conducted by a team of researchers looks at the likelihood of wind farms off the North Carolina coast. And, a project is underway to clean up trash along the Adkin Branch stream in downtown Kinston. Plus, we look at how to go green with your garden, with the Garden Journal.

ENC Regional News
12:57 pm
Mon August 31, 2009

New Study Looks at Feasibility of Wind Farms of NC Coast

New Bern, NC – Researchers have spent the last year gathering information on the feasibility of locating wind turbines off the coast of North Carolina. Last week, they reported their findings to the State Resources Commission. Reporter Jared Brumbaugh speaks with Pete Peterson, a professor at UNC's Marine Science Institute in Morehead City.

ENC Regional News
12:53 pm
Mon August 31, 2009

New Study Looks at Feasibility of Wind Farms of NC Coast

New Bern, NC – Researchers have spent the last year gathering information on the feasibility of locating wind turbines off the coast of North Carolina. Last week, they reported their findings to the State Resources Commission. Reporter Jared Brumbaugh speaks with Pete Peterson, a professor at UNC's Marine Science Institute in Morehead City.

ENC Regional News
12:53 pm
Mon August 31, 2009

New Study Looks at Feasibility of Wind Farms of NC Coast

New Bern, NC – Researchers have spent the last year gathering information on the feasibility of locating wind turbines off the coast of North Carolina. Last week, they reported their findings to the State Resources Commission. Reporter Jared Brumbaugh speaks with Pete Peterson, a professor at UNC's Marine Science Institute in Morehead City.

ENC Regional News
12:40 pm
Mon August 31, 2009

A Landfill in ENC Coverts Methane Into Electricity

A Landfill in ENC Converts Methane Into Electricity

New Bern, NC – The saying "one mans trash is another mans treasure" is true of a Solid Waste Management facility in Craven County, where they are converting methane gas from landfills into electricity to power homes. Jared Brumbaugh has more>>>>

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ENC Regional News
1:15 pm
Fri August 28, 2009

Looking for World War II-era shipwrecks in the Graveyard of the Atlantic

Looking for World War II-era shipwrecks in the Graveyard of the Atlantic

New Bern, NC – INTRO - A three-week expedition seeking the sites of World War II-era shipwrecks lost during the Battle of the Atlantic wrapped up this week. George Olsen has more.

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Opinion
12:49 pm
Fri August 14, 2009

My Inner Card Shark... commentary from Marion Blackburn

My Inner Card Shark... commentary from Marion Blackburn

Greenville, NC – Pop culture says most of us have an "inner child" inside us that never grows up. This inner child splashes in puddles, hits others with the kickball, hoards dolls and wants to race downhill on a skateboard.

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The Civil War Series
10:58 am
Fri August 14, 2009

The CSS Albemarle

New Bern, NC – COPY AND PASTE THIS LINK INTO YOUR BROWSER'S ADDRESS LINE:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/publicradioeast/show/

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Arts & Culture
1:04 pm
Thu August 13, 2009

Haven - Eliza Lynn

Haven - Eliza Lynn

New Bern, NC – INTRO - The Ashville-based singer/songwriter Eliza Lynn recently released her third CD. It does what artists do best in to misquote another artist taking a sad song and making it better. George Olsen recently spoke with the performer about her new disc "Haven" and has this.

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Opinion
12:35 pm
Fri August 7, 2009

Snakes!... commentary from Jenny Philips

Snakes!... commentary from Jenny Philips

Jones County, NC – Snakes. Of course we are afraid of them. It's Biblical, the "enmity" with the serpent's seed. Or evolutionary. There is primate research that shows that baby monkeys are afraid of snakes or even crooked branches that might be snakes. I ve got that gene

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Arts & Culture
9:47 am
Wed August 5, 2009

The Lovell Sisters

Time to Grow - The Lovell Sisters

Calhoun, GA – Free music from The Sound by the Lovell Sisters... Time to Grow.

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ENC Regional News
8:49 am
Mon August 3, 2009

Tucker Creek Sent Home With Flu Like Symptoms

Tucker Creek Sent Home With Flu Like Symptoms

New Bern, NC – On July 27th, 20 percent of Tucker Creek Middle School students were out of school, some with flu-like symptoms. Jared Brumbaugh has more.

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The Down East Journal
8:41 am
Mon August 3, 2009

The Down East Journal 07/31 & 08/01

The Down East Journal 07/31 & 08/01

New Bern, NC – This week on the Down East Journal, the latest on efforts underway in the East to curtail the spread of H1N1 flu virus. A report on the lack of rules governing hog farmers, and gardening tips specifically for eastern North Carolina.

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ENC Regional News
7:24 pm
Fri July 31, 2009

Pitt County plans for H1N1 flu pandemic

Pitt County plans for H1N1 flu pandemic

New Bern, NC – INTRO - Officials from Pitt County and city agencies and local outside groups met in Greenville yesterday to discuss plans for dealing with a pandemic flu virus. George Olsen has more.

The H1N1 virus is here, no doubt. In fact, it's prevalent enough where officials have stopped counting.

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ENC Regional News
11:04 am
Thu July 23, 2009

The Girls Come Marching Home - Kirsten Holmstedt

The Girls Come Marching Home - Kirsten Holmstedt

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ENC Regional News
9:59 am
Mon July 20, 2009

Year Round Schools Open Without State Budget

Year Round Schools Open Without State Budget

New Bern, NC – Year round schools opened without a finalized state budget. We talk with a local school superintendent about some of the challenges he faces.

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ENC Regional News
9:56 am
Mon July 20, 2009

Children Clinic Opens In Carteret County

Children's Clinic Opens In Carteret County

New Bern, NC – A new clinic opens in Cartetet County targeting children without insurance or doctor.

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The Down East Journal
9:41 am
Mon July 20, 2009

The Down East Journal July 17 &18, 2009

The Down East Journal July 17 &18, 2009

New Bern, NC – This week on the DEJ, a health clinic opens in Carteret County that focuses on children who don't have a doctor or health insurance. And, rebuilding the whale... the long process behind an eventual exhibit at the North Carolina Maritime Museum. Year Round schools started back this week without a finalized state budget. A feature on challenges school administrators are facing. Also, commentary from Joan Carris.

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ENC Regional News
10:56 am
Thu July 16, 2009

Re-building the whale... Bonehenge rises in Beaufort

Re-building the whale... Bonehenge rises in Beaufort

New Bern, NC – INTRO - It's five-years-and-counting on a North Carolina Maritime Museum project, but it's not lack of effort slowing it down it's sheer size. George Olsen has more.

The project started as many projects tend to start someone volunteers you for something.

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