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Story Corps
9:02 am
Thu May 1, 2008

StoryCorps - Cora Mereness

New Bern, NC – Cora Mereness is interviewed by her son Jo Mereness and daughter Lindi Mereness. She shares her stories of dancing the jitterbug on the Atlantic Beach pavilion during the 1930s.

Story Corps
8:17 am
Wed April 30, 2008

StoryCorps - Erma Cooke

Beaufort, NC – Today we hear from Erma Cooke and her partner Heather Owens. Erma discusses what she's learned in her job as a neo-natal nurse at Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune.

Story Corps
7:55 am
Mon April 28, 2008

StoryCorps - Terri Shertzer

Beaufort, NC – Terry Shertzer discusses her life in New York while her husband served in the military during World War Two. She shares her story with her grandson, Kyle.

Story Corps
7:32 am
Thu April 24, 2008

StoryCorps - Theresa and Jimmie Lee

New Bern, NC – Today we hear from husband and wife Theresa and Jimmie Lee. The Lees have been married for nearly 24 years and say they're just as in love now as they were when they were newlyweds.

Arts & Culture
11:29 am
Wed April 23, 2008

A Thousand Curses upon Love -- Jennifer Licko

A Thousand Curses upon Love -- Jennifer Licko

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Story Corps
7:44 am
Wed April 23, 2008

StoryCorps - Ella Ruth King

Beaufort, NC – Today we hear from Ella Ruth King. She discusses growing up on a Tobacco farm in Eastern North Carolina.

The Down East Journal
11:32 am
Mon April 21, 2008

The Down East Journal 04/18/2008

New Bern, NC – A new report looks at the numbers of psychiatric patients who die after being discharged from the hospital. Colorful pirate statues are popping up around Greenville... we'll find out why.

The Down East Journal
11:26 am
Mon April 21, 2008

The Down East Journal 04/12/2008

New Bern, NC – We'll hear a report on how North Carolina's primary could affect the presidential election. PRE Music Director Sefton Wiggs offers his thoughts on pianist Murray Perahia's take on Bach.

The Down East Journal
11:21 am
Mon April 21, 2008

The Down East Journal 04/05/2008

New Bern, NC – We hear a report on the role religion plays in politics. A new law requires the state medical board to publish information about disciplinary action taken against doctors... but some think the law hasn't gone far enough.

The Down East Journal
11:16 am
Mon April 21, 2008

The Down East Journal 03/28/2008

New Bern, NC – We hear how the war in Iraq is affecting North Carolina's military families. Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama is campaigning in North Carolina... we'll hear reaction to his stop this week in Greensboro.

The Down East Journal
11:09 am
Mon April 21, 2008

The Down East Journal 02/29/2008

New Bern, NC – The future of electricity on the coast could lie in wind energy. Wayne County has seen a significant decrease in the school dropout rate... we'll find out why. Music Director Sefton Wiggs offers his thoughts on the newest release from the Columbus University Wind Ensemble.

The Down East Journal
11:04 am
Mon April 21, 2008

The Down East Journal 03/21/2008

New Bern, NC – The debate continues between coastal residents and the Navy over the use of sonar training in offshore areas. The Onslow Community Ministries homeless shelter in Jacksonville could close its doors next month due to a financial shortfall.

The Down East Journal
11:00 am
Mon April 21, 2008

The Down East Journal 03/14/2008

New Bern, NC – Driving on the beaches of Cape Hatteras National Seashore could be in the hands of the courts. A new piece of historical fiction examines the legend of The Lost Colony... and we'll hear a StoryCorps interview with one of the first females to join the Fleet Marine Force.

The Down East Journal
10:52 am
Mon April 21, 2008

The Down East Journal 03/07/2008

New Bern, NC – Increasing numbers of young people are registering to vote in North Carolina. We'll learn how they could affect the upcoming election. George Olsen talks with South Carolina singer/songwriter Jack Williams.

Story Corps
8:19 am
Mon April 21, 2008

StoryCorps - Barbara Lee

New Bern, NC – Today we hear from Barbara Lee. She grew up in the Craven Terrace housing project in down town New Bern. She shares her story with Nannette Sanders Cobb and discusses growing up during times of segregation and her ties to her community.

Story Corps
9:14 am
Thu April 17, 2008

StoryCorps - Nelson McDaniel

New Bern, NC – Nelson McDaniel discusses lessons that can be learned from the southern experience.

Story Corps
10:43 am
Wed April 16, 2008

StoryCorps - Joan Jealous

New Bern, NC – Today we hear from Joan Jealous and Robin Smart. They discuss how a chance meeting on an airport bus resulted in a 44-year relationship.

Story Corps
12:50 am
Mon April 14, 2008

StoryCorps - Craig and Linnea McKenney

New Bern, NC – Linnea McKenney and her husband Craig McKenney look back on the early days of their marriage as they prepare to celebrate their 25th anniversary.

Story Corps
12:46 am
Mon April 14, 2008

StoryCorps - Steven Fernandez and Oscar Lopez

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, NC – Marines Steven Fernandez and Oscar Lopez discuss time spent in Iraq. They say that even though their two tours have been difficult the experiences they've shared are priceless.

Story Corps
3:13 am
Thu April 10, 2008

StoryCorps - Paul and Sally Kelly

Beaufort, NC – Today we hear from Paul and Sally Kelly. Sally interviews Paul about his plan to hand-bike 2008 miles in an effort to raise money for wounded warriors.

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