Tuesday 25 Sep 2018

Body Found Along U.S. 117 After Floodwaters Recede

On Monday, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the report of a human body found in a large ditch along the 1700 block of U.S. 117 South in […]

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Dept. Of Agriculture Assessing Damage, Assisting In Recovery

The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has dispatched inspectors and field forces to begin assessing damage to the state’s agriculture industry and to ensure food is safe for […]

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Dept. Of Agriculture Assessing Damage, Assisting In Recovery

The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has dispatched inspectors and field forces to begin assessing damage to the state’s agriculture industry and to

Donate & Volunteer Wisely Following Hurricane Florence

The overwhelming generosity of the public in the wake of Hurricane Florence is helping affected communities to start healing from the consequences of this disaster. However,

Hurricane Florence Prompts More Coal Ash Worries

Another direct hit from a hurricane raises more concerns about coal ash contamination in the community. Bobby Jones with the Down East Coal Ash Coalition spoke

Arrest For Sex Offender Registry Violation

A suspect is arrested for failing to adhere to sex offender registration requirements. On September 3rd, 42-year-old Tavares L. Lane was bonded out of the

Communities Supporting Schools Vies For Chick-fil-A Award

Communities Supporting Schools of Wayne County is one of five non-profits comprising the Chick-fil-A Atlantic Region to be a named a finalist for the company’s

Men’s Soccer: Emmanuel College Vs. UMO (PHOTO GALLERY)

The University of Mount Olive men's soccer team defeated the Lions of Emmanuel College 1-0 in Conference Carolinas action Sunday afternoon at Amon

CAP Rushes Special Formula To Sick Babies In N.C. Following Storm

The North Carolina Wing of Civil Air Patrol received a priority tasking on September 21 – multiple sick babies in Eastern North Carolina were running

GPD Investigating Weekend Homicide

The Goldsboro Police Department is investigating a fatal weekend shooting. Around 8 PM Saturday, officers responded to the 700 block of Long Leaf Ave for

WCC Cancels Monday Classes

Wayne Community College classes are canceled for Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. Classes will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 25. The college's campus will reopen on Monday, Sept.

This Week At NCDOT: Hurricane Florence Efforts

The following are highlights from this week at the N.C. Department of Transportation. The stories below are also featured in NCDOT Now, the department's weekly

Police Chief: No Major Traffic Incidents Or Crimes During Florence

As Hurricane Florence barreled toward North Carolina, the Goldsboro Police Department was getting ready for the impending storm. Goldsboro Police Chief Mike West says the department

NCDOT Begins Debris Removal

The N.C. Department of Transportation has begun the process of vegetative debris removal across state maintained roads in Wayne County. To have debris picked up, residents

County Announces Distribution For Hurricane Donations

Wayne County is no longer accepting donations for victims of Hurricane Florence. The final distribution of donated items will begin at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, September

What To Expect After Registering For Disaster Assistance

After registering for disaster assistance, you may be contacted by a FEMA- contracted housing inspector to schedule an appointment for a housing inspection. Your first contact

Saluting Seymour

Every week, Saluting Seymour and SoundScope highlight an airman serving at the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in Goldsboro. Airman 1st Class Christopher Echevarria-Arroyo from the 4th

Many Farms Struggle Following Hurricane Florence

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) -- Farmers are among the hardest hit by Hurricane Florence, which struck at a particularly bad time. Flooding hit some of the most

Woman Housing Pets During Hurricane Faces Charges

On Monday, September 17, Wayne County Animal Services responded to 152 N.C. Highway 581 in Goldsboro at the request of the N.C. State Department of

211 Hotline Ready To Provide Disaster Assistance

The United Way of Wayne County is reminding residents the NC211 hotline is open and ready to assist. The 211 hotline is open and staffed

Hunter Watching His Dogs Dies During Florence

KINSTON, N.C. (AP) — Hurricane Florence was blowing across eastern North Carolina hours before making landfall, and Bennie Lee Sutton's hunting beagles were howling in

Goldsboro Man Accused Of Sex Offense With A Minor

A suspect is arrested for a statutory sex offense after a victim was found naked and looking for help in a Goldsboro neighborhood. Around 2