A look back on 2012

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The Blue Angels fly over the crowd at the Cherry Point Air Show. The event in May of 2012 marked the 70th anniversary of Cherry Point and the 100th anniversary of Marine Corps aviation.

Havelock News file photo
Published: Monday, December 31, 2012 at 10:40 AM.


— Craven County commissioners meet in Havelock on Jan. 2 as Chairman Lee K. Allen dresses up as Sir Henry Havelock. The board also congratulates the winning 2011 state champion Havelock High football team, which receives a special proclamation.

— A fire burns a vacant house to ground Jan. 7 at 547 U.S. 70 near Gurganus Elementary.

— The N.C. Ferry Division proposes fees on the Cherry Branch and other ferries.

— The Havelock Tourist and Event Center gets revamped aviation exhibits as part of a celebration of 100 years of Marine Corps aviation.

— Artifacts from the Pentagon and Shanksville, Pa., are added to 9/11 Memorial plans for Havelock.

— Layne Harpine takes over as the head the Havelock campus of Craven Community College.

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