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



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Div. Marine Second In Mr. Metropolis Contest

This week we are republishing a story that appeared on our pages on June 20th from the 1963 edition. We hope it will give you

Summer ushers in plenty of outdoor MCCS activities

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Big 6 Softball Competition

U.S. Marines with 2nd Marine Logistics Group competed in the "Big 6" Softball Championship at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, June 10-12, 2019. The competition i

Lt. Gen. Beaudreault takes command of II Marine Expeditionary Force

Story by Sgt Sean Berry on 06/13/2019 Lieutenant Gen. Robert F. Hedelund relinquished his post as II Marine Expeditionary Force commanding general to Lt. Gen.

6th Marine Regiment battles the cold

Story by Cpl Dallas Johnson on 04/05/2019 MOUNTAIN WARFARE TRAINING CENTER, BRIDGEPORT, Calif. As bone-chilling winds tore through California's Sierra Nevada mountains, Marines with 1st
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