Our Military

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT Location Havelock, North Carolina, on the Neuse River, is the home of Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, celebrating


Welcome to North Carolina! That’s how you will feel here, welcomed. Situated between the Neuse and Trent rivers, Craven County is much more than a

Getting To & Around

Situated along the Atlantic Ocean, the coastal plains of Craven County are an ideal location for raising a family or a relaxing getaway. Many people

Housing & Real Estate

With its rich history and cultural offerings, along with the beauty of its rivers and surrounding region, living in Craven County means having the best

Employment & Economy

While it’s cherished for its historic locales, Craven County also has an eye on the future with its diverse and thriving economy. The region ha

Health Care

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

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 or

Education & Academics

For those moving to a new location, it’s important to know what educational options are available. This chapter outlines the public schools system in Crave


The local area boasts plenty of entertaining activities — music, sports, theater, museums, parks and shopping. Float down the lazy river at Lion’s Water Adventure,


On This Day

Story by LCpl Andrew King on 03/08/2019 There are moments throughout our lives that define us as people, the Marine Corps is no different. We've

Meet the Marine

Story by LCpl Andrew King on 03/08/2019 Meet the Marine Being a Marine goes past the uniform, haircuts and swagger. It's a whole Marine concept.

On the Job

Story by LCpl Andrew King on 03/08/2019 On the Job There are a plethora of different military occupational specialties (MOS) in the Marine Corps; different

Cherry Point Firefighters read to local elementary school students

Story by Sgt Jason Jimenez on 03/08/2019 "The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more

Artillery Marines' new radar brings the distance on the battlefield

Story by Ashley Calingo on 03/07/2019 G/ATOR, an expeditionary, three-dimensional medium-range radar system, is being developed and fielded in three blocks that will support the

Meet the Marine- Lance Cpl. Laura Thompson

Story by LCpl Alexandra Amor Santosarambulo on 02/21/2019 Meet the Marine Being a Marine goes past the uniform, haircuts and swagger. It's a whole Marine
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