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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....
01/04/2019
Click here for original article.  By Maxim Tamarov The Daily News Posted Dec 29, 2018 at 2:01 AM The winter months can often be a struggle for the local homeless population. The number of those in need have increased following the damage caused by Hurricane Florence. The Onslow Community Outreach (OCO) shelter has seen an even larger increase in people...
11/27/2018
To view original content, click here.  By Maritza Gonzalez The Daily News Posted Nov 5, 2018 at 3:01 AM  The holiday season is fast approaching with Christmas decorations littering the aisles of stores and festive music already tinkling on the radio. Among the festivities and parades this season, the community can expect to see local community members...