Media Releases

Date Time Summary
08/19/16 4:15pm NEW BERN-CRAVEN COUNTY, N.C. – Domestic visitors to and within Craven County spent $130.55 million in 2015, an increase of 2.5 percent from 2014, Visit North Carolina announced today. This is a record high for visitor spending in Craven County based on data collected back to 1990. Click here for the full press release.
05/04/16 1:00pm Craven County hires Jeffrey "Jeff" M. Futrell as the new Veteran Services Director.  Jeff begins work on Monday, May, 9, 2016, click here for the full press release.
07/09/15 5:00pm The July 20, 2015 meeting of the Craven County Board of Commissioners has been cancelled. The next regular session will be held on August 3, 2015 at 7:00 pm, click here for the media release.
06/25/15 5:00pm Unused Pill Drop Box Installed in Craven County Sheriff’s Department at Craven County Judicial Center on Clark's Road, click here for the media release.
03/23/15 5:00pm Craven County posts Media Statement regarding Suspension of License to operate The Courtyards at Berne Village Memory Care, click here for the statement.
03/10/15 10:45am Coastal Narcotics Enforcement Team (CNET) posts its results since beginning operations in 2012, click here to see the Press Release.
11/17/14 4:00pm Notice of Public Hearing of the Craven County Board of Commissioners Regarding Incentives for Project Global for Economic Development Purposes.  Below are the attachments for Public inspection.

(1) Economic Development Grant Agreement

(2) Agreement Conveying Real Property for Economic Development Purposes

(3) Deed of Trust

(4) Promissory Note
09/19/14 4:45pm
The Craven County Health Department has issued a public health alert in Craven County after receiving notice today from the North Carolina State Lab that a dog has tested positive for rabies. See the Press Release.
07/22/14 4:00pm Craven County announces Transportation Director hired for Craven Area Rural Transit System. See the the Press Release.
07/03/14 2:00 pm Craven County issues a State Of Emergency for Hurricane Arthur effective 4:00 pm today, Thursday, July 3, 2014. See the full Press Release.




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