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EMERALD ISLE — After several months of being dormant due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Emerald Isle Garden Club has sprung into action with a number of recent activities.  

EMERALD ISLE — The sixth annual Bike the Banks was held by the Emerald Isle Bike and Pedestrian Committee on Saturday, May 1, and saw a strong turnout.

This baby mockingbird opens its mouth for food as it sits in a nest in a bush of a Broad Creek resident’s yard recently. (Cheryl Burke photo)

CARTERET COUNTY — The American Red Cross will host the 30th annual Red Cross Ball online from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday. Community members may join the event at no cost.

BEAUFORT — The Beaufort Woman’s Club held its sixth annual High School Art Competition at Purvis Chapel Fellowship Hall on April 13, awarding ribbons and cash prizes to talented students from East Carteret, West Carteret and Croatan High Schools.

Our State magazine’s April issue features a “way-off-the-beaten-path” watercraft destination within Carteret County – familiarly known as the Harlowe Creek Canal. It’s straight as an arrow but skinny and shallow...rustic and historic.