When the going got tough for Civil War Confederate spy Mary Frances Chadwick, “being a lady of wit and charm,” she would avoid detention by transforming into a Southern coquette, according to storyteller Barbara Milhaven of Pine Knoll Shores.

MOREHEAD CITY — La Musique Club of Carteret County will present its 31st annual Miss La Musique Pageant at 6:30 p.m. Saturday1 at the Fellowship Hall of First United Methodist Church on the corner of 9th and Arendell Streets in Morehead City.

NEW BERN — The New Bern Historical Society’s fourth annual Gingerbread House Contest is going virtual, meaning all the amazing creations will be displayed on the Historical Society’s Facebook page.

PINE KNOLL SHORES — The Carteret County Gamma Zeta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International held a reception Oct. 8 at the Crystal Coast Country Club to welcome N.C. DKG State President Dr. Teresa Cowan and to honor its three newest inductees – Key Women Educators Rosa Langston, Ma…

MOREHEAD CITY — La Musique Club of Carteret County will sponsor its 31st annual Miss La Musique Pageant at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 21 in the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall at 900 Arendell Street, Morehead City.

RALEIGH — For over 100 years, Girl Scouts has been committed to providing girls with a safe space to discover their potential through outstanding leadership programs, and studies show the organization improves girls’ confidence and makes them better prepared for life challenges.

EMERALD ISLE —  With Halloween likely to be at least a subdued affair because of the coronavirus pandemic, Emerald Isle has planned a socially distanced event to make sure trick-or-treaters have fun and get some treats.

NEW BERN — Yes, the New Bern Historical Society knows where all the skeletons in New Bern are buried!  And they’ll share some of those hidden secrets during the 30th Annual Ghostwalk, “Tales from the Underground,” Oct. 22-24.  This year’s Ghostwalk will bring you the same great 13 vignettes,…