The Down East Journal

The Down East Journal
8:28 am
Fri December 1, 2006

The Down East Journal 11/10/2006

New Bern, NC – North Carolina legislators are currently studying the uses of complementary and alternative medicines. We'll hear from an area pharmacist who incorporates both. Public Radio East Music Director Sefton Wiggs reviews a new take on John Adams, and author Joan Carris shares her latest commentary.

The Down East Journal
8:22 am
Fri December 1, 2006

The Down East Journal 11/03/06

New Bern, NC – Election Day is nearing and Public Radio East offers a preview of some of the area's high profile races with feature stories on the State Supreme Court Justice Race as well as competitive congressional races.

The Down East Journal
9:31 am
Fri November 3, 2006

The Down East Journal 10/27/2006

New Bern, Nc – Onslow County has the highest rates of child abuse in the state. We'll look into efforts the county is making to curb the numbers. And we talk with New York Times Best Seller, author Nicholas Sparks. He's about to release his newest novel.

The Down East Journal
9:17 am
Fri November 3, 2006

The Down East Journal 10/20/2006

New Bern, Nc – The Crystal Coast Book Festival is underway in Carteret County. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We take a trip to a retreat created especially for those dealing with the disease.

The Down East Journal
9:07 am
Fri November 3, 2006

The Down East Journal 10/06/2006

New Bern, NC – More and more North Carolina families are opting to educate their children at home. State legislators are asking the public to speak out on alternative forms of medicine and healthcare and Regular Commentator Marion Blackburn says politics and religion aren't the only topics that are off limits during polite conversation.

The Down East Journal
3:04 am
Sat September 30, 2006

The Down East Journal 09/29/2006

New Bern, NC – Some Eastern North Carolina Counties are eligible to recieve loans to pay for repairs and damage due to Tropical Storm Ernesto. Public Radio East's Music Director, Sefton Wiggs reviews a new release of Brahms Piano Concerto #2.

The Down East Journal
2:56 am
Fri September 29, 2006

The Down East Journal 09/22/2006

New Bern, NC – Public Radio East Regular Commentator Marion Blackburn divulges her guilting pleasure. We meet the keynote speaker at the Third Annual Eastern North Carolina Homecoming, Author Michael Parker. And, find out what's going on in ENC with our weekly arts calendar.

The Down East Journal
2:50 am
Fri September 29, 2006

The Down East Journal 09/15/2006

New Bern, NC – Thousands of inactive reserve troops are preparing for deployment to iraq, however frontline troops are the only shortage the military is facing. Several rural Eastern North Carolina towns are taking part in a program to harness their strengths in a revitalization effort, and we meet the Carolina Emergency Massage Response Team.

The Down East Journal
8:34 am
Thu September 14, 2006

The Down East Journal 08/25/2006

August 25th 2006 – We conclude our series North Carolina Voices Studying High Schools and evaluate the numbers game that education has become. In 2002 a Beaufort resident undertook the task of creating a 100-day trek taken in 1608 by captain John Smith. George Olsen tells us about the modern day journey. And... we'll find out what's going on in ENC with our weekly arts calendar.

The Down East Journal
3:38 am
Thu September 14, 2006

The Down East Journal 09/08/2006

September 8th 2006 – A week ago Tropical Storm Ernesto swept through Easter North Carolina. Some counties are still dealing with flooding resulting from the storm's heavy rains. Also, North Carolina based band Someone's Sister performs in the area this weekend. George Olsen speaks with the folk duo.

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