City of Havelock

A-6 Intruder Association Unveils New Havelock Tribute

May 20, 2019

 
A-6 Intruder Association unveils new Havelock tribute. ACT. MCAS Cherry Point

On Friday, May 17, commanders, pilots, aircraft maintainers from both the Navy and Marine Corps, as well as tech reps, family members and interested civilians gathered at the Havelock Tourist and Event center to listen to guest speakers and see the unveiling of a 9-foot granite tribute erected in honor of the A-6 Intruder – a brawny, workhorse attack aircraft that has seen conflicts from Vietnam to the Gulf War. >>>read more

 

HURRICANE FLORENCE RECOVERY: TESTING THE MARINE CORPS’ RESILIENCE

January 14, 2019

 
Hurricane Florence approaches the coast of NC MCAS Cherry Point still recovering
From working in comprised facilities and temporary trailers to repairing damaged homes, the Marine Corps community continues to face daily challenges following Hurricane Florence. Although the storm made landfall on September 14, 2018, Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB) Camp Lejeune, Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) New River, and MCAS Cherry Point are still recovering. <<<READ MORE
(By Maj. Simba Chigwida, Marine Corps Installations Command, MCICOM)
 

FRC East to Celebrate 75th Anniversary

October 16, 2018

 

HAVELOCK, NC (WITN) The largest industrial employer east of I-95 is preparing to celebrate 75 years of successful support for our nation’s military.  The Fleet Readiness Center East opened in 1943 at the Marine Corp Air Station Cherry Point. >>READ MORE

 

Approved plan is great news for City of Havelock

April 16, 2018

 

There is now a green light for a plan that shortens your drive to the beach and keeps you from all the stop-and-go traffic in Havelock. >>READ MORE

 

State Funding Helps Strengthen MCAS Cherry Point

July 13, 2017

 

F-35 on the runway

HAVELOCK, Craven County – Havelock Mayor Will Lewis spoke Wednesday to address the $4 million in funding the town received from the General Assembly.

Of the funds, $1 million is designated for Havelock’s brownfield Phoenix Site, while the remaining $3 million is set aside for the lift fan maintenance and testing facility at Fleet Readiness Center East. >>read more