Sunday 26 Feb 2017

Duplin County Fire Destroys Building (PHOTOS)

Shortly after lunch Saturday, firefighters received a call that the old two story building at the corner of Center and Trade Streets in Calypso was on fire. This old building […]

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Spring Creek Catcher Signs To USC Beaufort

Senior Kaden Geelen hit an important milestone this week when he signed his letter of intent for college baseball! The Spring Creek High School catcher signed his letter of intent to […]

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Spring Creek Catcher Signs To USC Beaufort

Senior Kaden Geelen hit an important milestone this week when he signed his letter of intent for college baseball! The Spring Creek High School catcher signed his

Men’s Basketball Holds Off Bulldogs In Regular-Season Finale

The University of Mount Olive men's basketball team pushed past Barton College, 63-53, in the Trojans' regular-season finale on Friday night in Kornegay Arena in

Car Crashes Into Pond (PHOTOS)

Early Saturday Morning just before sunrise, the Calypso Fire Department was dispatched to a single vehicle accident on U.S. 117 bypass near Calypso Farm Supply. As

North Carolina Leaders Trade Jabs Over NAACP Boycott

North Carolina's Democratic governor and a powerful Republican legislative leader are sparring over who's to blame for an NAACP economic boycott of the state. The NAACP

Smithfield Man Facing Charges In 2015 Shooting Death

A second person man has been charged in the 2015 shooting death of a Princeton man. Local media outlets report 24-year-old Dontrell Khali McDonald was arrested

Domestic Violence Call Leads to Stand-Off

On February 24, 2017, at approximately 9:45p.m. Wayne County Deputies were dispatched to 102 Bird Dog Lane Dudley, NC in reference to a Domestic Disturbance.

Goldsboro Traffic Stop Leads To K-9 Search, Arrests

Two Goldsboro residents were arrested and charged after a traffic stop and K-9 search by the Goldsboro Police Department. This week officers from the Goldsboro Police

Child Care Conference Covers Topics of Interest to Professionals and Parents

This year’s Wayne County Child Care Conference will offer the opportunity for child care providers, teachers, and the public to gain deeper insight into their

Spring Vegetables You Can Start Now

The unusual warm weather we are having makes many of us want to get outside and work in our gardens. The good news is that

Crash Early Saturday Morning Sends 1 To Hospital

 Around 3 A.M. Saturday morning a single vehicle accident occurred at the intersection of U.S. 13 South and Hood Drive in Wayne County. Wayne County

New Trial For Arnold Jones

Former Judge Arnold Jones has been granted a new trial in court. Jones was found guilty in October 2016 on 3 federal charges for bribing a public official to

Drug Task Force Search Warrant Leads To Drug Arrest

The Goldsboro/Wayne County Inter-Agency Drug Task Force has arrested a Goldsboro woman with narcotics charges after a recent search. As a result of an ongoing investigation conducted

12 Year Old Mackenzie Hinson Honored At United Way

Twelve year old Mackenzie Hinson was not only the keynote speaker at the United Way of Wayne County Annual Meeting on February 22—she took home

Lawmakers Support Cancer Checkoff

A group of lawmakers , some of whom are breast cancer survivors, are pushing for a plan that would allow taxpayers to check a box

Raynor Mill Road in Wayne County to Close for Repairs

Starting Monday, February 27th, contractors for the N.C. Department of Transportation will close a portion of Raynor Mill Road near Newton Grove to complete repairs

Obituaries

Stephanie Lenora Phipps

February 23, 48,
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Diana Kay Kegg

February 23, 51,
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Mary Beth Netzley Bokop

February 22, 93, Goldsboro
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Roger Burnell Norris

February 22, 75,
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Sandra Elizabeth Hardy Jackson

February 22, 64, Princeton
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