CALL FOR VENDORS Applications are now being accepted for the St. James "Country Christmas Craft Fair," which will be held Saturday, Nov. 23 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Newport. Booth rentals are $35, plus $5 extra if access to electricity is needed. For an application, email Susan Smith at s…

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OPEN WEAVE BASKET WEAVING 1-4 p.m. Thursdays at the Havelock Senior Center. Bring your basket weaving tools and reed to weave with other local basket makers. No membership is required. For more information, contact


CARTERET COUNTY — More than seven months after Hurricane Florence, local governments are still awaiting the bulk of reimbursement funds for debris cleanup and other immediate recovery efforts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.