Sunday 26 Jan 2020

Mount Olive P.D. Shows Off New Vehicles

In 2019, the Town of Mount Olive started a new lease program for their vehicles. The program has helped the town to better control maintenance costs for its vehicle fleet. […]

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ACE Team: Drugs Found On Wanted Suspect

The ACE Team makes a drug arrest while serving Child Support warrants. On January 16th, members of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Aggressive Criminal Enforcement

WCC Renews Teaching Program Commitment

Wayne Community College recently joined East Carolina University in celebrating decades of eastern North Carolina partnerships and renewing their commitment to the newly rebranded Partnership

February Gardening Tips

With this recent cold weather, many of us are probably not spending much time outside in our gardens and landscape. For when we have warmer

Suspect Allegedly Caught With Stolen Vehicle

On Tuesday, the Wayne County Sheriff’s ACE Team began a stolen motor vehicle investigation after finding an abandoned vehicle in the roadway. The suspect, 36-year-old

Bridge Closure Will Lengthen Fire Response Times

Road construction and detours are often a nuisance for motorist as they get from point A to point B. However, an upcoming bridge project in Wayne

WCC: Simons To Provide Federal Business Development Services In N.C.

Wayne Community College and the North Carolina Military Business Center have announced the appointment of Bill Simons as Federal Business Development Professional in Goldsboro, NC. Serving

UMO To Host Annual Church Night Basketball Games

The University of Mount Olive will hold a special night of basketball games for church members of all ages to enjoy in the George and

More Express Support For Sales Tax Referendum

Community support for the quarter cent sales tax continues this week as the Goldsboro City Council, Village of Walnut Creek Town Council, Wayne County Chamber

LISTEN: United Way Surpasses Goal For 2019 Campaign

2019 ends on a high note for the local United Way. In an interview this week on Goldsboro’s Greatest Hits 1150 and 98.3, Bethany Perry, the

ACE Team Executes Search Warrant At Goldsboro Home

On Monday, members of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Aggressive Criminal Enforcement Team executed a search warrant after concluding a narcotics investigation. The ACE Team

“Grantham Getdown” To Benefit Volunteer Fire Department

Enjoy some great tunes and dance the night away all while helping out the Grantham Volunteer Fire Department. Grantham firefighters are holding their first ever “Grantham

Pet Of The Week: Cooper

Cooper is a male beagle mix.  He is approximately 4-years-old.  Cooper is very friendly, and he gets along well with kids and other dogs. Click here

Art Council’s Teen Pizza & Paint Night Resumes Friday

The monthly Teen Pizza and Paint Night resumes at the Arts Council of Wayne County this Friday with new hours, 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. 

2 Arrested In Animal Cruelty Case

Two suspects have now been arrested in a case of animal cruelty in Lenoir County. On January 13th, the Kinston Police Department performed a welfare

College Honors MLK’s Dream (PHOTOS)

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday may have already passed, but there’s always time to ensure the dream lives on.  On Wednesday, Wayne Community

2020 Census Hiring Event Today

The U.S. Census is hiring! The Wayne County Public Library, NCWorks and the U.S. Census Bureau have teamed up to hold a Census Taker Event

2 Armed Robberies Reported In Goldsboro

Two armed robberies are reported to Goldsboro Police. According to the GPD report, the first robbery occurred on the 500 block of W. New Hope Road

WCSO Looks For Missing Person

The Wayne County Sheriff's Office  is looking for a missing person. Xzavier Rendell Pearsall was last seen on January 17th, 2020, at approximately 9:30 PM on

Growing Fruits & Pecans Workshop On Saturday

The Wayne County Cooperative Extension Office will hold a Growing Fruits and Pecans Workshop this weekend.  The Saturday, January 25, workshop will be held from 10

WCC Offers Nonprofit Management Certificate

Wayne Community College Continuing Education Services will offer a program this spring for people who want to start or run a nonprofit organization. The Nonprofit Management


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