Latest Onslow County, North Carolina Stories

2014-06-26 23:06:53

The bill involves issues surrounding groundwater contamination statutes, which may impact two groundwater lawsuits over Camp Lejeune and CTS Corporation. Port

2010-04-12 10:06:00

RIDGEWOOD, N.J., April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Green Bridge Industries, Inc.

2010-03-03 06:45:00

WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Marine South 2010, one of the eastern United States' largest and most comprehensive military equipment expositions of the year, will be held at Camp Lejeune, NC, during April 21 - 22. Marine South is produced for warfighters who employ combat equipment and systems in expeditionary warfare and training operations around the world.

2009-06-15 11:15:52

Evidence exists that people who lived or worked at Camp Lejeune Marine Base in North Carolina between the 1950s and 1985 were exposed to the industrial solvents tricholorethylene (TCE) or perchloroethylene (PCE) in their water supply, but strong scientific evidence is not available to determine whether health problems among those exposed are due to the contaminants

2008-07-31 12:00:38

By Molly Dewitt, The Daily News, Jacksonville, N.C. Jul. 31--State Secretary of Commerce Jim Fain sees positives in what Onslow County is doing to enhance economic development as well as it can do to further the cause.

2008-07-01 09:00:35

By Suzanne Ulbrich, The Daily News, Jacksonville, N.C. Jul. 1--Discarded oyster shells can help revitalize and clean coastal estuaries -- but they have to be recycled first. So the Division of Marine Fisheries is recognizing those who have helped the state get those shells back into the water.

2008-06-21 12:00:19

By Amanda Hickey, The Daily News, Jacksonville, N.C. Jun. 21--Onslow County Schools is not offering countywide summer school programs. However, students who need the extra classes still have options, school officials say.

2008-06-20 18:00:31

By Amanda Hickey, The Daily News, Jacksonville, N.C. Jun. 20--Stateside Elementary School will be able to house an additional 200 students when it opens in 2009, according to school officials.

2008-06-20 18:00:31

By Amanda Hickey, The Daily News, Jacksonville, N.C. Jun. 20--Onslow County Schools now holds the keys to Meadow View Elementary School -- the second such named school that the county has seen.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.