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  6th AnnualToys for Pamlico Kids November 16th - December 11th   Toys for Pamlico Kids holiday drive distributes toys to deserving boys and girls in Pamlico County.  Unwrapped educational games as well as toys that reflect the diversity of our community for newborn children to 18 years of age c...
Last week I was invited to share a meal with a young family of four. We enjoyed a wonderful dinner with salad, vegetables and the best pork chops I have tasted in many years.The husband had recently found work again after being a victim of "downsizing" and was out of work for over a year. The wi...
Marvin, a fellow agent, and I both live and work primarily in the Oriental NC area, but frequently assist clients in other areas also.  Since our company office is located in New Bern, we have an interest in keeping informed about the history surrounding that area.  Tours are not all the same an...
I am asked this question a lot by those who may be considering placing their home up for sale.  The picture is not as pretty as we might like, but perhaps it will help you understand what is, and has been happening.  The graph shown is for homes only, lots and commercial properties are not includ...
Let's address the two main questions first. Whenever and wherever I go in my little "jeep", everybody seems to love it, and very few have ever seen one before. So, I frequently get stopped by people (including police officers), who ask me the same two questions: What is it? and... Where can I ge...
About a month ago, mid-September, Mark and Gail arrived from Illinois to look at some property in New Bern.  While in the area, they also wanted to take a look at available properties in Oriental.  I met with them briefly on Friday morning, just before they left with Craig to view the New Bern p...
I recently received a call from Maria, a very pleasant surprise.  Jack and Maria live in New York and had purchased about 4.5 acres of land with a boat slip from me a while back.  They were in town so I walked over to the Tiki Bar to say hello.  Evidently they were having a great holiday of fishi...
Oriental NC Those who know and love Oriental are aware that there's just no other place like it.  Widely known as the "Sailing Capitol of North Carolina", where boats outnumber residents 3 to 1.  The small town atmosphere is so relaxing during the week, just as it is for those who spend their wee...

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