Our Military

Jacksonville, North Carolina, is the county seat of Onslow County and home to Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River.


Welcome to North Carolina! Onslow County’s flat, gently rolling terrain covers 763 square miles and is in the southeastern coastal plain of North Carolina, about

Getting To & Around

Getting To & Around Onslow County Situated along the Atlantic Ocean, Onslow County’s rolling terrain is an ideal place to raise a family or just

Housing & Real Estate

A low cost of living and pleasant natural surroundings in North Carolina’s Onslow County contribute to a quality of life not often found in larger

Employment & Economy

Home to MCB Camp Lejeune, one of the nation’s largest Marine installations, Onslow County has a strong and stable economy. Economic impact studies show

Health Care

There are many health care services in Onslow County for military, civilians and veterans, though implementation of the Affordable Care Act has changed established

Family Resources

Picking up from one place and moving to another is always a hassle, especially when kids and pets are involved. Knowing whom to call

Education & Academics

Finding the right schools and educational opportunities for each family member is an important part of any move. This chapter outlines Onslow County’s public


There are plenty of entertaining activities — music, sports, theater, museums, parks and shopping — to choose from in Onslow County. Take a di


Woman Marine, wrestler strives for challenge

Story by Cpl Naomi May on 07/20/2019 In the weeks leading up to the US Marine Corps Open Wrestling Championships in April of this year,

U.S. Navy Supports Medical Readiness in Colombia

Story by PO1 Peter Lewis on 07/20/2019 U.S. Navy Supports Medical Readiness in Colombia By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class (SW/EXW) Peter Lewis, Southern Partnershi

"Funeral Detail Marines take pride in sacred duties"

Story by LCpl Miranda DeKorte on 07/17/2019 The Master Sgt. Paul Woyshner-originated motto "Once a Marine, always a Marine" brings pride and honor to every

Midshipmen get a taste of the Navy and Marine Corps with CORTRAMID

Story by LCpl Karina Lopezmata on 07/17/2019 Over the next month, midshipmen will gain a firsthand appreciation for the Navy and Marine Corps which have

Defensive Driving Course provides drivers with knowledge, skills and techniques to improve

Story by LCpl Karina Lopezmata on 07/17/2019 We cannot control the actions of other drivers, but by learning defensive driving techniques, we can prepare ourselve

Building Momentum: Marines learn Innovative Problem Solving

Story by Frances Seybold on 07/10/2019 ALEXANDRIA, Va. In just one week, Marines and other service members were presented the opportunity to learn a wide
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