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Story Corps
3:11 am
Wed April 9, 2008

StoryCorps - Justin Plakas

New Bern, NC – Today we hear from Justin Placas of Wilmington. He shares the story of when his grandfather was drafted into the air force.

Story Corps
9:47 am
Thu April 3, 2008

StoryCorps - Ira Lewis

Beaufort, NC – Today we hear from Margaret Anne Lewis Rose as she interviews her father Ira Lewis about life on Harker's Island.

Story Corps
9:44 am
Thu April 3, 2008

StoryCorps - Leslie Rassner

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, NC – Today we hear from best friends Leslie Rassner and Holly Nelson who began with a doctor patient relationship but believe it was fate that resulted in them becoming best friends.

Story Corps
8:54 am
Mon March 31, 2008

StoryCorps - Osborne Davis

Beaufort, NC – Today Pam Davis Morris interviews her father Osborne Davis they talk about his childhood in the Down East Community of Davis.

ENC Regional News
8:05 am
Sat March 29, 2008

Democratic US Senatorial Forum Part 1

New Bern, NC – Candidates running for the Democratic US Senatorial Seat met in New Bern for a forum hosted by Public Radio East and the League of Women Voters of North Carolina. Hear part one of the forum.

ENC Regional News
8:02 am
Sat March 29, 2008

Democratic US Senatorial Forum Part 2

New Bern, NC – Candidates running for the Democratic US Senatorial Seat met in New Bern for a forum hosted by Public Radio East and the League of Women Voters of North Carolina. Hear part two of the forum.

Story Corps
9:35 am
Thu March 27, 2008

StoryCorps - Rev. Finney Greggs

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, NC – Today we hear a discussion between Reverend Finney Greggs of Jacksonville and his wife Louise Greggs. Greggs tells his wife about returning from Vietnam and how he reconciles his religious beliefs with his time spent in the military.

Story Corps
9:23 am
Wed March 26, 2008

StoryCorps - Guillermo Fargas

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune – Today we hear from Guillermo Fargas an infantryman in the Marine Corps. Fargas is interviewed by his friend and fellow Marine Thomas Hobbs, he describes a firefight in Iraq and discusses how deployment has changed him.

Story Corps
9:57 am
Fri March 21, 2008

StoryCorps - Jonathan Robinson

Beaufort, NC – Today we hear from Jonathan Robinson, an Atlantic resident whose family's commercial fishing history dates back to colonial times. Robinson was interviewed by his friend Barbara Blake about the fishing industry during times of segregation in the south.

Story Corps
11:37 am
Thu March 20, 2008

StoryCorps - Sandra Gaskill

Beaufort, NC – Pam Davis interviews her friend Sandra Gaskill about being the wife of a commercial fisherman on Harker's Island.

Story Corps
1:16 am
Wed March 19, 2008

StoryCorps - Graham and Megan Grafton

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, NC – Today we hear the story of Graham and Megan Grafton. The two marines were living and working in Washington DC during the September 11th terrorist attacks.

Story Corps
8:54 am
Tue March 18, 2008

StoryCorps - Heather Barlow

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, NC – After growing up a member of the Plymouth Brethren, Heather Barlow enlisted in the Navy at 28. She shared her story with StoryCorps producer Jenna Weiss Berman

Story Corps
9:34 am
Thu March 13, 2008

Story Corps - Nick DiOrio and Patrick Fleischman

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, NC – Story Corps is in Eastern North Carolina. It's the revolutionary oral history project that records the stories of everyday people across the nation. Today we hear from Nick DiOrio and Patrick Fleischman two Camp Lejeune Marines who discuss why they joined the Marine Corps.

ENC Regional News
2:36 am
Thu March 13, 2008

Onslow Homeless Shelter threatened with closure

Onslow Homeless Shelter threatened with closure

New Bern, NC –
INTRO - Funding shortfalls are putting the future of the Onslow Community Ministries Homeless Shelter in jeopardy. George Olsen has more.

All jobs have their days where you feel you're fighting a rising tide which is why you hold onto the days where your sense of accomplishment is tangible.

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ENC Regional News
2:51 am
Wed March 12, 2008

Increasing Numbers of Young People Registering to Vote in NC

New Bern, NC – Increasing numbers of young people are registering to vote in North Carolina. However, it remains to be seen whether they'll show up when polls open on May 6th. Megen George has this report for Public Radio East.

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Story Corps
11:34 am
Mon March 10, 2008

Story Corps - Barbara Butler

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejuene – Story Corps is in Eastern North Carolina. It's the revolutionary oral history project that records the stories of everyday people across the nation. Today we hear the story of Barbara Butler. Butler was one of the first women to join the Fleet Marine Force and act as a medic to marine corpsmen on the front lines. Story corps producer, Kemba Bloodworth, interviewed Butler on board Camp Lejeune.

ENC Regional News
11:09 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Injunction seeks halt to beach driving on portions of Hatteras Seashore

Injunction seeks halt to beach driving on portions of Hatteras National Seashore

New Bern, NC –
INTRO - A preliminary injunction filed in U-S District Court last month could severely restrict driving on Cape Hatteras National Seashore beaches if a judge grants the plaintiffs request. George Olsen has more.

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Arts & Culture
3:07 am
Thu February 28, 2008

The Rising Shore - Roanoke -- Deborah Homsher

The Rising Shore - Roanoke -- Deborah Homsher

New Bern, NC –
INTRO - A new piece of historical fiction examines the legend of the Lost Colony, working off of historical record to create a narrative of what brought them to the North Carolina shore and what happened once they got there. George Olsen has more.

Some historical fiction can be easier than others. The more recent the time, the more records there are to build your story around.

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Arts & Culture
8:28 am
Wed February 27, 2008

A Native of Cuba Looks Back on Castro's Rule

New Bern, NC – Fidel Castro recently resigned as President of Cuba. For thousands of Cuban exiles who escaped Castro's Communist rule, the resignation was a dream that would never come true. Ana Gonzalez-Porto was five years old when she and her family fled Cuba.

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ENC Regional News
11:13 am
Tue February 26, 2008

Declining drop-out rate in Wayne County

Declining drop-out rate in Wayne County

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