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 … Continue reading →

Red Cross, Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor celebrate World Blood Donor Day

Limited-edition Nexcare give bandage available now through June 14 GREENVILLE, N.C. June 9, 2015 — The American Red Cross, in partnership with Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor, will celebrate World Blood Donor Day on June 14 with the seventh annual … Continue reading →

Severe winter weather affects Red Cross blood, platelet donations

Donors urgently needed after nearly 1,000 blood drives canceled since Feb. 1   GREENVILLE, NC March 10, 2015 — Following round after round of snow, freezing rain and arctic cold in many parts of the country, the American Red Cross … Continue reading →

‘King Mackerel & the Blues Are Running’ Returns to Carteret County

MOREHEAD CITY, NC Feb. 25, 2015 – The Coastal Cohorts are bringing their hit musical “King Mackerel & The Blues Are Running” back to Carteret County to celebrate the show’s 30th anniversary. Don Dixon, Bland Simpson and Jim Wann will … Continue reading →

N.C. Oyster Summit Planned to Promote Healthy Coastal Environment, Economy

OCEAN, NC Jan. 16, 2015 – Maybe oysters won’t make you live longer, as folklore suggest, but there’s no doubt that a happy oyster means a happy coast. That’s why recreational and commercial fishermen, shellfish growers, scientists, engineers, elected officials … Continue reading →

Resolve to give blood in January for National Blood Donor Month

NORFOLK, VA Dec. 18, 2014 — The American Red Cross asks eligible blood donors to make a resolution to give blood regularly in 2015, beginning with National Blood Donor Month in January. National Blood Donor Month recognizes the importance of … Continue reading →

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 … Continue reading →

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 … Continue reading →

North Carolina Aquarium Succulent Seafood starts October 20

PINE KNOLL SHORES, NC Oct. 15, 2014 – Find out how to cook the catch of the day with the Succulent Seafood series presented by the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores. The first session of the fall-winter schedule … Continue reading →