Thursday 20 Sep 2018

Volunteers Collecting Items For Hurricane Victims (PHOTOS)

Wayne County is still seeking donations to assist those impacted by Hurricane Florence. Donations can be taken to the Train Depot on West Main Street in Mount Olive and the […]

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Hwy. 70 Closing In Kinston

According to Lenoir County Emergency Services and the Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office, Highway 70 will be closing near the Neuse Sport Shop. The closure is necessary due to rising floodwaters […]

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Hwy. 70 Closing In Kinston

According to Lenoir County Emergency Services and the Lenoir County Sheriff's Office, Highway 70 will be closing near the Neuse Sport Shop. The closure is necessary

Trump Visits N.C. As State Recovers From Florence

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The death toll from Hurricane Florence climbed to at least 37, including two women who drowned when a sheriff's van taking

NCDOT Assessing Florence Impacts To Roads

The N.C. Department of Transportation has started to assess some Hurricane Florence-affected roads, as well as railway, aviation, ferry and DMV assets, areas in the

Neuse River Levels Slowly Dropping Near Goldsboro

It appears the Neuse River has crested near Goldsboro. According to the 5:15 AM update from the National Weather Service, the Neuse River was at 26.7

Waters Rise In Seven Springs (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Even if the river has crested in Goldsboro, the water in Seven Springs was still rising through the streets of the small town Wednesday. Wednesday morning, members of the Seven

SEWSD Water Boil Advisory Lifted

The previous boil water advisory for the Southeastern Wayne Sanitary District area has been lifted. Wayne Water Districts lifted the pressure advisory Wednesday afternoon and water

WCC Cancels Classes Until Next Week

Classes are cancelled at Wayne Community College for the remainder of the week. WCC will remain closed to the public through Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018. All classes

County Clarifies Lifting Of Curfew

Wayne County Board of Commissioners Chairman Bill Pate lifted the county's Hurricane Florence curfew at 1:30 PM Tuesday, September 18, 2018. Alcohol sales could resume at

Head-On Collision Near Mount Olive (PHOTOS)

Tuesday afternoon, Mount Olive firefighters were dispatched to a motor vehicle crash on Garner Chapel Road near N.C. 403 and Rome Chapel Road. As firefighters

Couple Exchanges Vows While Waiting Out Storm At Goldsboro Hotel (PHOTOS)

John Thornton and Amy Carey of Pikeville weren't able to have their wedding as planned due to Hurricane Florence.  So, Town Place Suites Marriot in

One Shelter Left Open In Wayne County

Department of Social Services Director and Shelter Coordinator Tammy Schrenker has announced the consolidation of Wayne County's Hurricane Florence shelters. The Carver Elementary and Wayne Academy

County Offices To Open Wednesday

Wayne County Manager Craig Honeycutt has announced all county offices will open at 8 AM on Wednesday, September 19. Honeycutt asks all employees to use caution

Neuse River Flood Gauge Back In Operation

The National Weather Service Office in Raleigh reports the flood gauge on the Neuse River near Goldsboro is back up and running. The gauge, like many

Lenoir County Lifts Curfew For Most Areas

The Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office announces the curfew that has been in place the past several days has been lifted. However, there are areas of restricted

UPDATE: Dee’s Diner Feeds Recovery Crews (PHOTOS)

Dee's Diner in Goldsboro fed breakfast to 300 Duke Energy line workers Sunday morning and another 350 on Monday morning.  The diner also fed first

Food Pantry Moved Due To Flooding

The Make A Difference Food Pantry in Downtown Mount Olive has been flooded. The pantry has moved to the Brogden United Methodist Church in Mar-Mac

Finding Assistance After Hurricane Florence

If you are a North Carolina homeowner or renter whose home is damaged, unsafe, or inaccessible because of Hurricane Florence, resources are available to help

Curfew Lifted For Goldsboro & Wayne County

Effective immediately, Wayne County and the City of Goldsboro are no longer under an imposed curfew. The restriction on watercraft remains in effect as stated

Flooding Begins In Seven Springs (PHOTOS)

All the roads in Seven Springs are being closed as the Neuse River begins to flood Wayne County's oldest community. Everyone is advised to avoid the

Air Force Celebrates 71st Birthday

Happy Birthday to the U.S. Air Force! The U.S. Air Force was established on September 18, 1947. Goldsboro is the proud home of the Seymour Johnson Air

Obituaries

Damon “Butch” Quick

September 16, 59, Seven Springs
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Jacqueline Williams

September 14, 89, Goldsboro
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Wayne Art Lewis

September 13, 87,
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Ricardo Cordova

September 13, 65,
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Mary Elizabeth Peele

September 11, 77,
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