NC Military


Hornets & Bank of America To Honor U.S. Army Captain Sara Yon Tonight As Yellow Ribbon Honoree

Charlotte Hornets Tickets CHARLOTTE, NC Jan. 16, 2016 – The Charlotte Hornets and Bank of America tonight will honor United States Army Captain Sara Yon as this season’s fourth recipient of the season-long Yellow Ribbon Program. An initiative that honors veterans for their unwavering service to our country, the Yellow […]


Oyster Roast to Benefit Step Up for Soldiers

CAROLINA BEACH, NC Nov. 26, 2015 – A free oyster roast is planned to benefit Step Up for Soldiers, a local organization whose mission is to aid disabled veterans and their families. The event will take place 2pm to 5pm, Sunday, December 13, at Gibby’s Dock and Dine in Carolina […]


13th Annual 2015 “Festival of Trees”

Presented by Onslow Caregivers, Inc. “Helping patients of Onslow Home Health and Hospice” 2015 Festival of Trees Green Flyer (PDF) JACKSONVILLE, NC Nov. 9, 2015 – The Onslow Caregiver’s are looking for tree sponsors, silent auction items, country store items, sweets for the sweet shop and volunteers! Businesses, schools, civic […]


Fort Fisher to Host V-J (Victory over Japan) Day Program Sept. 5-6

KURE BEACH, NC Sept. 3, 2015 – Highlighting more than just its Civil War history, Fort Fisher State Historic Site will commemorate “VJ (Victory over Japan) Day,” with a free, two-day program Sept. 5-6. VJ Day generally refers to Sept. 2, 1945, when the official surrender document was signed, effectively […]


Historical Society of Topsail Island kicks off Luncheon Season

TOPSAIL BEACH, NC Aug. 22, 2015 – The Historical Society of Topsail Island kicks off the luncheon season (September-May) on September 10, 2015, 11:30 a.m. at the Historic Assembly Building 720 Channel Blvd., Topsail Beach NC. Rick Richardson, B.A., M.A. University of Tennessee, base archaeologist aboard Camp Lejeune and Bryan […]


Sneads Ferry Roadside Cleanup is a Huge Success

Sneads Ferry Community Pride event cleaned up trash alongside roadways leading to local marinas SNEADS FERRY, NC Aug. 14, 2015 – Thanks to 90+ United States Marines, a local Realtor®, a member of Keep Onslow Beautiful, a staff person from Beach Carolina Magazine and, numerous retailers donating from Sneads Ferry, […]


Defense Mobile Launches 4G Mobile Service For Veterans, Military Service Members and Families

DEFENSE MOBILE, NATION’S FIRST TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY SPECIFICALLY FOR MILITARY SERVICE MEMBERS, VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES LAUNCHES 4G MOBILE SERVICE Company, Led By Military Veterans, Giving 10% Of Profits Back To Veterans Service Organizations; Member Care Center Is 100% Veteran-Staffed; Board Includes Former Joint Chiefs Of Staff Chairman, Former Sergeant Major […]


The CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center Will Begin Charging April 1

KINSTON, NC March 30, 2015 – The CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center will start charging admission on April 1. The museum is bringing information on the ironclad’s construction, transportation and commercial practices, along with the region’s Civil War history to the public. The small admission fee will offset maintenance costs and […]


Thom Tillis Raises Concerns Over Plan To Dismantle Pope Airfield’s 440th Airlift Wing

WASHINGTON, DC Feb. 20, 2015 – Following news reports that the Air Force is proceeding with its plans to dismantle the 440th Airlift Wing (AW) at Fort Bragg in violation of a legal mandate to first notify Congress, Senator Tillis raised his objections to such efforts in a letter to […]


Navy Seaman Antonyo Wilson, of Jacksonville, N.C., serves aboard USS George Washington

Jacksonville, N.C. native serves aboard U.S. Navy warship in Japan By Navy Office of Community Outreach Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan Feb. 10, 2015 – A 2009 Camp Lejeune High School graduate and Jacksonville, N.C. native currently serves aboard the U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington, stationed at a […]