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Rain Barrels!

Rain barrels are currently available at the Onslow office of N.C. Cooperative Extension. These roughly 50-gallon food-grade rain barrels come …

Did You Know... About NCSMP?

The North Carolina Senior Medicare Patrol (NCSMP) Program is housed within the Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) at …

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GRILL IT SAFELY! Summer is here and it is time to fire up your grill! Grilling can eliminate some heat …

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Did you know that you might be able to increase your tax refund? Each year around tax time, many …

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