Havelock NC

Casting Call For New Docu-Series Celebrating American Fishing Families

Los Angeles, CA July 24, 2015 – Noelle Cain (IMDb bio: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3691838/) is a producer on a new docu-series celebrating American Fishing Families who work the oceans of the United States! She is currently in search of multi-generational, commercial fishing families with 4+ family members who fish together, preferably off-shore. […]

NC Marine Debris Symposium News: Fall 2014

Marine debris is a problem that continues to grow.  Our waterways and oceans are constantly polluted with a wide variety of marine debris ranging from polystyrene trays and plastic bags to derelict fishing equipment and abandoned boats. Marine life, such as several Fish species, Whales, Sharks, Sea Turtles, and Birds have been known to ingest […]

Give thanks by giving blood through the Red Cross this holiday season

GREENVILLE, NC Nov. 4, 2014 —The American Red Cross asks eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood to help ensure sufficient blood supplies are available for patients this holiday season. Blood donations often decline during the holidays when donors get busy with travel and family gatherings, but the […]

Old Theater's Friday Flicks Presents NEBRASKA

YOU’VE WON A MILLION DOLLARS!     ORIENTAL, NC Oct. 10, 2014 – We’ve all received the letter. But alcohol-addled Woody Grant (Bruce Dern) is convinced that he really is a winner, and believes he must travel to Lincoln, Nebraska to collect his Sweepstakes prize.   What follows is the odyssey that […]

7th Annual Dragon Chili Cookoff in Oriental, NC

DRAGON CHILI COOKOFF!   ORIENTAL, NC Oct. 10, 2014 – This 7th Annual Dragon Chili Cookoff is fast approaching!   This year promises to be a great event, with at least twelve different teams making fabulous chilies. The Cookoff will be held, rain or shine, on Saturday, October 18th, from […]

Eastern NC Red Cross Prepares for Winter Storm

Tips to Stay Safe during Winter Weather EASTERN, NC, Feb. 11, 2014 – As the southeast once again braces for winter storms, the Eastern NC Region of the American Red Cross is preparing to respond if needed.  Five teams of Red Cross shelter volunteers are on standby in the Cape […]

Old Theater play auditions: “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”

Auditions Feb 10th & 11th ORIENTAL, NC January 31, 2014 – Auditions for You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Book by John Gordon; Music & Lyrics by Clark Gesner) will take place at The Old Theater on Monday, Feb. 10, and Tuesday, Feb. 11 at 7 p.m.    (Attendance at only […]

The Old Theater presents: “A Tuff Shuffle – Backstage with Louis Armstrong”

ORIENTAL, NC January 31, 2014 – It was customary for Louis Armstrong to greet fans backstage in his dressing room after each concert.   You would find a cross section of people, ranging from priests and politicians to prostitutes and shoeshine boys, together paying homage to Satchmo.   All were welcomed. On […]

The Old Theater presents: “The Explosive Radioactive Theater” January 24-26, 2014

ORIENTAL, NC January 11, 2014 – Whether you gathered with your parents near the old radio or grew up “glued to the tube”, classic radio scripts are funny.   Really funny.    The Old Theater’s January production, ”The Explosive Radioactive Theater Presents: 1946 (The Sequel),”  will feature some of the funniest radio […]

Deck the Halls with Oriental’s 2013 Spirit of Christmas Celebration

Oriental, NC – December 14-15, 2013 – For over 10 years, Oriental, NC has decked the halls and donned its finest for the annual Spirit of Christmas celebration. Scheduled for the second weekend in December, this well-known holiday tradition brings businesses, churches, civic groups, and local residents together to celebrate […]