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Happy Thanksgiving To All Our Readers!!

“If a fellow isn’t thankful for what he’s got, he isn’t likely to be thankful for what he’s going to get.” – Frank A. Clark This has been a year […]

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Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Greetings

HAPPY THANKSGIVING FROM THE WAYNE COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE “The year that is drawing towards its close, has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies…It has […]

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Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Greetings

HAPPY THANKSGIVING FROM THE WAYNE COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE "The year that is drawing towards its close, has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields


Incidents from the GPD

A 25-year-old male said he was the victim of an attempted robbery by an acquaintance. The man states he was visiting a friend on Seymour


Wayne United Way Investments

North Drive Elementary School employees will help improve the lives of 44 people in Wayne County with their investments of $2,190 in United Way of

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NC Lottery Deadline on Certain Games

The N.C. Education Lottery reminds its players that a deadline to claim prizes for 13 instant scratch-off games is Thursday, Dec. 4. Under NCEL policy,

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Charities Report to be Released

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's secretary of state is releasing financial information about charities that use a professional fundraiser or have to register with

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UNC Releases One Name in Academic Scandal Firings

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's flagship public university is for the first time identifying one of the employees disciplined after an investigation into

NC NAACP President, Rev. William Barber

Barber to Protest in Ferguson

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina NAACP President William Barber said he and a delegation from his group are headed to Missouri to join protests


Wilson Speaks Out

Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson says he couldn't have done anything differently in his confrontation with Michael Brown to have prevented the 18-year-old's shooting death. Wilson


Ferguson Protests More Peaceful

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Police have dispersed protesters from the streets of Ferguson after second night of demonstrations following a grand jury decision to not

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Trojan Men and Women Basketball Highlights

Ni’ya Styles hit three-pointers in a span of less than 90 seconds early in the second half to help University of Mount Olive cut a


Sports Highlights

-Freshman Sierra Calhoun had 21 points for the Lady Blue Devils, and No. 8 Duke had five players score in double figures in an 88-54

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The Mayor Speaks About Giving…Local Companies Answer the Call

Mayor Al King was our guest on WGBR’s News Makers this morning, and he shared the importance of the upcoming holidays for him, as well


Artists and Citizens Can Contribute to New Gateway Center

The City of Goldsboro and the GATEWAY Transit Authority are constructing a new Bus Transfer Center on land at the intersection of Mulberry Street and

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Arrests from the GPD

Back on October 23rd, Officers from the Goldsboro Police Department, responded to 929-B Carver Drive, for a burglary call. When Officers arrived, they found a

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American Red Cross Reaches Out to Blood Donors

This holiday season, the American Red Cross encourages individuals to give something that means something – a blood or platelet donation. This simple, potentially lifesaving

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ECU’s Hardy One of Three Finalists for Burlsworth Trophy

East Carolina senior receiver Justin Hardy has been named one of three finalists for the 5th Annual Burlsworth Trophy, which is given to the collegiate


Downtown Lights Up is Rescheduled

The City of Goldsboro had to make a tough decision, but due to inclement weather, Downtown Lights Up is rescheduled for Tuesday, December 2nd. Please

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Choral Showcase to Highlight Students

Wayne County Public Schools (WCPS) students will soon spread holiday cheer through festive songs and melodies at the annual district-wide Choral Showcase, with performances spanning

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WCC Opportunities

The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “How to Start a Business” 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, December 2, 2014, in Walnut 101

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ECU’s Carden is Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Semifinalist

For the second-straight year, East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden is one of 16 semifinalists for the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award the committee announced Monday


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George Russell Kornegay, Jr.

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