Eastern North Carolina

NC Department of Health and Human Services

 The State Department of Health and Human Services and the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina are providing food assistance to people affected by COVID-19. PRE’s Meredith Radford has more.

  

Plants and fossils, rising sea levels, pirates. All of these are part of the history and life of Eastern North Carolinians. And now, you can learn about it all locally. PRE’s Meredith Radford takes us to the new North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in Greenville which recently opened.

Onslow Memorial Hospital

Onslow County has had six deaths and over 1,400 new COVID-19 cases since last Thursday. Onslow Memorial Hospital’s COVID-19 cases have increased significantly in the last two weeks. As the only community hospital in the county, Onslow Memorial struggles to meet demands as they continue to run near their capacity. Meredith Radford has more. 

Mid-Term Elections' Early Voting Period Begins Statewide

Oct 17, 2018

Voters have more than two weeks to cast their mid-term elections ballots ahead of Election Day during the state’s early voting period, which began on Wednesday morning.

National Baseball Hall of Fame

The Major League Baseball began this week – joining the local season that started nearly two months ago in Eastern North Carolina. With the start of baseball season in Eastern North Carolina it comes traditions spanning more than a century.

The National Past-Time’s seemingly waning popularity is a popular topic of debate among sports fans and experts. But as Chris Thomas reports, baseball is still alive and strong in the region – even after losing one of its long-standing teams.>>>