Author Info in Oriental and Pamlico County, NC

Craig Ramey


A North Carolina native and longtime resident of Eastern North Carolina, Craig Ramey has been writing about the area's local people, attractions, businesses and events for well over a decade. Holding a BA from East Carolina University's creative writing program, Craig's writing career has spanned from staff writer and photographer for local newspapers, to the managing editor of numerous magazines and public relations specialist for a global manufacturer based in New Bern. Further rooted in the area with his beautiful family, Craig's wife is an elementary school art teacher and his young son loves helping his dad research stories for, especially those about area playgrounds. Craig has won national and state awards from newspaper associations for his columns, stories and photography, and in his spare time Craig enjoys playing bass guitar, camping and exploring local history.