Saturday 18 Jan 2020

Attempted Murder Suspect Extradited Back To Goldsboro

A suspect accused of attempted murder is back in Wayne County. The Goldsboro Police Department reports 37-year-old Preston J. Saunders of Goldsboro was arrested on December 26th in Maryland and […]

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Fertilizing Tree Fruits & Pecans

Fertilization is important step for having a successful harvest of pecans and fruit in the home garden. However, it can be very confusing determining how

WCSO Performs Random Sex Offender Home Checks

During the Christmas holidays, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Sex Offender unit with the assistance of the School Resource officers division performed random Registered Sex

N.C. Health Officials: 11 Flu Deaths Last Week

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina health officials say 11 people died from the flu last week, the deadliest week of the season so far.

Wayne UNC To Host Hiring Event For New RN Graduates

Wayne UNC Health Care will host a hiring event for new RN graduates 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sat., Jan. 25 in the Wayne UNC

Growing Vegetables & Herbs Workshop On Saturday

The Wayne County Cooperative Extension will hold a Growing Vegetables and Herbs Workshop this weekend as part of the Gardening in Wayne Workshop Series. The workshop

Congressman Butterfield To Speak At City’s Annual MLK Day Luncheon

The City of Goldsboro will host its annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Luncheon at noon this Monday, Jan. 20, at The First PH

Commissioned Hearts Plans Soup & Chili Cook-Off

Calling all cooks to wield their golden spoons! Commissioned Hearts of Rosewood Baptist Church presents a soup and chili-cook-off on February 2nd at noon. The

Learn The Indicators Of Human Trafficking

Cry Freedom Missions is partnering with NC Stop Human Trafficking to present a Human Trafficking 101 education session for community members to learn the red

Suspect Allegedly Stole Purse While At Courthouse

The courthouse is probably not the wisest place to commit theft. On December 9th, the Wayne County Sheriff’s office was notified a purse had been

Local Hospital Celebrates 50th Birthday (PHOTOS)

For half a century, the Wayne UNC Health Care hospital has been serving the health care needs of local residents. Thursday afternoon, a group of

Goldsboro Issues Notice Of Discharge Of Untreated Wastewater

--From the City of Goldsboro-- General statute 143-215.1C requires the owner or operator of any wastewater collection or treatment works to issue a press release when

C.B. Aycock High School Principal Announces Retirement

After more than four decades serving in public education, Charles B. Aycock High School principal, Dr. Earl Moore, has announced that he will soon be

Men’s Basketball: Belmont Abbey College At UMO (PHOTOS)

The University of Mount Olive men's basketball team defeated the Crusaders of Belmont Abbey College on Piggly Wiggly Blackout Night Wednesday night inside Kornegay Arnea

Women’s Basketball: Belmont Abbey College At UMO (PHOTOS)

The University of Mount Olive women's basketball team dropped to the Crusaders of Belmont Abbey College 69-57 in Conference Carolinas action in Kornegay Arena Wednesday

Pet Of The Week: Emma

Emma is a polydactyl domestic shorthair cat. She is approximately 4-months-old.  Emma will be spayed and chipped with her $65 adoption fee. Click here to view

Meth, Cocaine Allegedly Found On Suspect

A suspect is busted for drugs as she’s being served with a warrant. On Thursday last week, 40-year-old Di-Wanda D. Godwin of Goldsboro was being

United Way Seeks Volunteers For MLK Weekend

Turn your weekend off into a weekend on. Join the United Way of Wayne County’s MLK Weekend of Service and get hands-on in our Beloved

WCPS To Hold Meetings On Sales Tax Proposal, School Projects

This past week, the Wayne County Board of Education and Wayne County Board of Commissioners approved 40 school projects to be completed over the next

More Boards Vote To Support Sales Tax Proposal

During their meetings Tuesday, the Wayne County Development Alliance Board of Directors, Wayne County Planning Board, and Spring Creek High School Booster Club all approved

WCC & NCWC Sign “Wesleyan Works” Agreement

Wayne Community College and North Carolina Wesleyan College renew their agreement ensuring seamless student transfers. On Wednesday, WCC President Dr. Thomas Walker and NC Wesleyan


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