While we are mired deep in dreary January, keep the faith that a vinyl 45 rpm recording of “Summertime’s Calling Me” is playing somewhere on a coastal jukebox.
RALEIGH — Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines (GS-NCCP) kicked off its 2021 Girl Scout Cookie Program on Saturday, Jan. 16.
Players from the North Carolina State University 1974 men’s basketball national championship team are senior citizens now. All are approaching age 70.
BEAUFORT — The N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort and the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum in Hatteras will be closed Monday, Jan. 18 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
NORTH CAROLINA — The hit television reality show “American Pickers” is set to film in North Carolina with co-stars Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz and their team.
Is pizza a Southern food? Sabina Montevergine, an editor at La Cucina Italiana magazine, says “yes, in a way....” The birthplace of the modern pizza is in “southern Italy.”
NEW BERN — The New Bern area USCG Auxiliary flotilla will hold its first safe boating class of the season Saturday, Jan. 30 virtually via ZOOM from 9 a.m. to noon.
MOREHEAD CITY — The Crystal Coast Republican Women (CCRW) will hold their first general meeting of 2021 on Friday, Jan. 15 at 10 a.m. at GOP Headquarters, 4350-K Brandywine Crossing (next to Mike Toler Automotive).
MOREHEAD CITY — The Carteret County Gamma Zeta chapter of the women educators’ honor society Delta Kappa Gamma (DKG) met at the History Museum of Carteret County in Morehead City Dec. 10 with a focus on the fight for women’s rights.
Fried catfish is more than just another Southern food – it pairs with fried chicken to form a delicious blend of “creek and coop” (a good-eatin’ alternative to “surf and turf.”)
Blasts of winter weather should arrive right on schedule this year in the Banner Elk community in the North Carolina mountains. The first four weeks of winter are expected to feature colder than normal temperatures and snow.
SMYRNA — Smyrna Pentecostal Holiness Church, under the leadership of Pastor William O’Neal, hosted a live Nativity drive-thru Dec. 18-19. Titled, “What is Truth,” the production was under the direction of the children’s ministry, discipleship ministry and pastoral team.
RALEIGH — The North Carolina Symphony is launching its newest community engagement initiative, a project called “One State, One Score.”