Monday 19 Aug 2019

Shelter Pets Find Their FUR-Ever Home (PHOTOS)

The Wayne County Animal Shelter got off to a very good start Saturday as people poured in for the annual Clear the Shelter Day. Officials from the shelter said the […]

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Bookbags Handed Out In Mount Olive (PHOTO GALLERY)

In spite of the rain Saturday afternoon, the annual bookbag giveaway came off with only a few changes in the program. Members of FIC Group,

National Honey Bee Day (PHOTO GALLERY)

The crowds started gathering early Saturday morning to learn more about pollinators during the National Honey Bee Day held at Old Waynesborough Park in Goldsboro.

Weekend Crash Blocks Traffic On William Street (PHOTOS)

Saturday afternoon, Wayne County EMS and Goldsboro firefighters responded to accident involving several vehicles on N. William Street. No one was  seriously injured in this

Foundation Of WCC Receives Two Donations

The Foundation of Wayne Community College is a non-profit organization that works to broaden the base of community support for educational opportunities at the college.

Suspect Allegedly Sold Stolen Headphones At Pawnshop

A suspect is charged in connection to a vehicle break-in. On May 27th, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office took a report on a vehicle that

WCPS To Hold Second Public Info Session On Redistricting

On Tuesday, August 27, Wayne County Public Schools will hold its second public information session to update families and the community about its ongoing redistricting

Sheriff’s Office Investigating Fatal Stabbing

On Sunday, at approximately 11:20 AM, Wayne County 911 Center received a call about a stabbing which had just occurred at a home on the

Saluting Seymour

Every week, Saluting Seymour and SoundScope highlight an airman serving at the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in Goldsboro. Capt. Sharie Hudson with the 4th Fighter Wing Hudson

Community Bids Farewell To National Guard Battalion (PHOTOS)

The North Carolina Army National Guard hosted a mobilization ceremony for the 230th Brigade Support Battalion at the Maxwell Center on Saturday. The deploying soldiers and

Volunteers Needed for Statewide Fall Litter Sweep

The N.C. Department of Transportation needs volunteers to help clean up trash along roads during the Adopt-A-Highway Fall Litter Sweep from Sept. 14-28. Each April and

Grape Season Is Here

Late summer into early fall is when grapes begin to ripen around Eastern North Carolina. In Wayne County we are mostly familiar with the native

Crash Sends Two To The Hospital (PHOTOS)

Late Friday afternoon, firefighters from Oak Wolfe Fire Department and Duplin County EMS responded to a motor vehicle accident involving two vehicles at the intersection

Case Farms Recognized As A Leader In Workplace Safety

Six Case Farms facilities, including three processing plants, two feed mills and one hatchery, were recognized by the Joint Industry Safety and Health Council for

WCSO: Driver Caught With Meth

A suspect is allegedly caught with meth during a Wayne County traffic stop. Deputies with the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office pulled the vehicle over on

WCPS Employee Accused Of Indecent Liberties With A Student

A Wayne County Public Schools employee is accused of having sexual contact with a teenager. On Monday, the teen’s parents alerted the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office

WCC Starts Fall 2019 Semester

Wayne Community College’s campus bustled as the new academic year got under way Thursday. The first day headcount for the fall 2019 semester was 3,239 college

Clear The Shelters This Saturday

The local animal shelter is hoping it will be emptied by the end of Saturday. The Wayne County Animal Shelter holds its 3rd annual Clear

New United Way Community Investment & Engagement Director

Rachel Rhodes has been named the new Community Investment and Engagement Director for the United Way of Wayne County. This position helps manage the United

Kinston Police To Hold Back To School Drive

The Kinston Police Department holds its 2nd Back to School Drive this weekend. From 10 AM – 12 PM on Saturday, August 17, officers with

Suspect Wanted In Relation To Altercation At Walmart

Charges are filed in relation to an altercation and shots fired incident at a local Walmart. Goldsboro Police Department officers responded to the Walmart Neighborhood


Dr. James Royall Lambert

August 14, 67, Mount Olive

Wilma Dortch

August 14, 59, Goldsboro

Joan Marie Roberts Latta

August 14, 73, Pikeville

Dana Elaine Williams,

August 13, 44, Goldsboro

Steven Haywood Matthews

August 13, 59,