On Friday there will be two cruises hosted by the Marina Café with the first one starting at 7 p.m. The cruise will include wine, heavy h'orderves and an informational presentation on the history of Onslow County and Juneteenth. There will also be a

(CNN) — Juneteenth is the oldest known U.S. celebration of the end of slavery. Many African-Americans mark the anniversary much like the Fourth of July, with parties, picnics and gathering with family and friends. Here's a look at Juneteenth, also

Melody Afi Bell (right) kissed Murdine Berry during the Old Town Juneteenth Celebration on Saturday at the Berry-Morney Farm in Hutchins. Berry is the great-granddaughter of owners of the Berry-Morney Farm, which was purchased by her family in 1876.

(CNN) — Juneteenth is the oldest known U.S. celebration of the end of slavery. Many African-Americans mark the anniversary much like the Fourth of July, with parties, picnics and gathering with family and friends. Here's a look at Juneteenth, also

Melody Afi Bell (right) kissed Murdine Berry during the Old Town Juneteenth Celebration on Saturday at the Berry-Morney Farm in Hutchins. Berry is the great-granddaughter of owners of the Berry-Morney Farm, which was purchased by her family in 1876.