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02/26/2020
Full article here.  By Trevor Dunnell, Special to The Daily News Posted Feb 13, 2020 at 1:00 PM   For three decades, Onslow Community Outreach has served the community by providing basic needs for those in need of a helping hand. According to a press release from OCO, they were founded on Feb. 8, 1990 as a soup kitchen and over the years have added a...
02/11/2020
February 11, 2020    Onslow Community Outreach will celebrate thirty years of service on February 20th, 5:00 P.M. at Sturgeon City Environmental Education Center, Jacksonville.  The event is a reception, silent auction fundraiser, fellowship dinner, recognitions, and several major announcements about the future of the organization. Rev. Joel Churchwell,...
02/11/2020
Click here for full article.   Posted: Tue 8:17 PM, Feb 04, 2020  |  Updated: Tue 8:50 PM, Feb 04, 2020     JACKSONVILLE, NC (WITN) Experts in the military community say Veterans often struggle with poverty and homelessness, which can be compounded by medical issues, and trouble communicating with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Veterans were...
03/12/2019
The Onslow Soup Kitchen is holding a yard sale on Saturday, April 6th, 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. It will be held at the OCO Services Center, 1210 Hargett Street, Jacksonville. We are raising funds to buy new equipment for the soup kitchen when it moves to the New River District, said Marjorie Tredwell, volunteer cook. People who are planning a spring cleanup or...
01/29/2019
For orignal article, click here. Written By Carolyn Alford Posted Jan 22, 2019 at 12:01 AMUpdated Jan 22, 2019 at 9:47 AM   Ducky McComas and Diane DeVusser met while Mall walking at 7 a.m. each morning. After finishing the walk, and before Hurricane Florence, several of the ladies met at Chick-Fil-A in the Mall to visit and talk about the coming day....