Sunday 28 Aug 2016

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Activists Want Answers In Teen’s Shooting Death

Community activists want answers and justice in the death of an 18-year-old man shot by a North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper this spring. Media outlets report the Pitt County Coalition […]

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U.N. Condemns NK Ballistic Missile Launches

The U.N. Security Council is strongly condemning four North Korean ballistic missile launches in July and August, calling them “grave violations” of a ban on all ballistic missile activity. A […]

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U.N. Condemns NK Ballistic Missile Launches

The U.N. Security Council is strongly condemning four North Korean ballistic missile launches in July and August, calling them "grave violations" of a ban on

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Mystery Plant by Guest Writer John Nelson

John Nelson is the curator of the A. C. Moore Herbarium at the University of South Carolina, in the Department of Biological Sciences, Columbia SC

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Wayne County Highway Project In State Draft Transportation Plan

The improvement of a key Wayne County highway is one of several transportation projects that will be included in North Carolina’s next draft 10-year transportation

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Woman Taken To Hospital After Eastern Wayne County Crash

A Wayne County motorist is lucky to be alive after a crash Thursday afternoon in eastern Wayne County. The woman was driving a white Lexus when

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Ribbon Cutting: Worrell Contracting Company Opens New Office

The official “Grand Opening and Ribbon-Cutting” ceremony for Worrell Contracting Company’s new Goldsboro office was held Thursday. President Adrian Worrell said, “Worrell Contracting provides services for

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PICTURE OF THE DAY…”Fill’er Up”

Wayne County Public Schools Transportation Service Technician Scott Tadlock is seen here inspecting buses at Grantham Elementary School. Tadlock was making sure the buses were

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Dead Hog Carcasses Cause Wrecks On Goldsboro Bypass

There were a number of motor-vehicle wrecks along the new US Highway 70 Bypass through Goldsboro early Friday morning due to dead hogs that had

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Goldsboro Man Arrested In Theft Case

A man accused of stealing checks and other property from a northern Wayne County resident is now in custody. Davidson Bailey Scheu, 22, of Buckswamp

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US Gov’, Lawyers Want Voter ID Ruling Enforced

The federal government and others who sued to overturn North Carolina's voter identification law have told the U.S. Supreme Court that keeping the photo ID

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Social Security Opens Fraud Investigation Office In Raleigh

The Social Security Administration has opened a North Carolina office which is dedicated to identifying disability fraud across the state. The agency's office of the inspector

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Lochte Charged By Brazil Police

Police in Brazil have charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Police

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Kinston Officials To Pro Baseball: “Welcome Back”

Kinston officials are making it very clear they are extremely glad professional baseball is returning to the city after a five-year absence. Thursday at noon under

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Woman Arrested For Leaving Kids Alone At Home

A North Carolina woman has been arrested after police say she left her young children home alone for hours and never picked up her kindergarten

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Public Input Session Scheduled For Herman Park Recreation Center Design

As City of Goldsboro leaders move forward with the new Herman Park Recreation Center project they are hoping local residents will take advantage of an

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Wayne Chamber Accepting “Cornerstone Award” Nominations

The Wayne County Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for the prestigious “Cornerstone Award” given annually to an individual that has truly been a

Obituaries

Gerald Don Scarbrough, Jr

August 26, 70, Princeton
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Betty Ruth Dail Evans

Betty Evans

August 25, 81, Pikeville
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Arnold Ray Hollamon

Arnold Hollamon

August 24, 84,
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Linda Faye Rogers Minshew

August 24, 68, Goldsboro
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Dewaiian Benjamin

August 24, 38, Goldsboro
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