Saturday 23 Mar 2019

BREAKING: Husband Accused Of Murdering Wife

A Wayne County man is accused of murdering his wife. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports 56-year-old Timmie L. Batts of Fremont has been arrested in relation to the death […]

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Golden K Kiwanis Inducts New Members

The Goldsboro Golden K Kiwanis Club, the largest civic club in the area, continues growing with nine new members inducted over the past few months. New members, standing with President […]

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Golden K Kiwanis Inducts New Members

The Goldsboro Golden K Kiwanis Club, the largest civic club in the area, continues growing with nine new members inducted over the past few months. New

GUEST EDITORIAL: N.C. Needs Energy Choice, Not Monopoly Control

–Editorial opinion submitted by Bobby Jones and Ayo Wilson –   North Carolina’s electricity system is broken, and the only way to fix it is to end

Avoid Fertilizing Your Lawn Too Early

Hopefully we will soon have spring-like weather and can enjoy being outside in our gardens and landscapes. One common question that comes to our office

Women’s Lacrosse: Limestone College Vs. UMO (PHOTO GALLERY)

The Mount Olive Trojans fell just short to the No. 11 Saints of Limestone College 15-14 in Conference Carolinas women's lacrosse action at the Ray McDonald

WCC & Chinese Forestry Programs Connect

An out-of-the-blue message may lead to a relationship between Wayne Community College and a Chinese institution. In May 2018, Huang Shizhu, an assistant professor at Heilongjiang

Operation Medicine Drop Concludes For 2019 (PHOTOS)

Thousands of old pills will be kept off the streets and out of landfills or the water supply. Safe Kids of Wayne County and the Goldsboro Police Department

Athlete of the Week: Brie Verme

BRIE VERME Wayne Christian School By ANDREW STEVENS Long revered as one of Eastern North Carolina's premier softball pitching coaches, Roger Longwell has witnessed countless high school upperclassmen

UMO Students Receive Undergraduate Research Grants

University of Mount Olive students Ashley Hartman of Ayden, NC and Andrea Palos-Jasso of Malvern, PA recently received the George T. Barthalmus Undergraduate Research Grant.

Celebrate Southern Food History At Aycock Birthplace

Want to find out what real macaroni and cheese was like? Or experience food that’s fresh from the backyard? You need to visit “From Farm to

STEM Fair At The Maxwell Center (PHOTOS)

The Maxwell Center hosted the annual STEM Fair Thursday with 1,600 7th grade students exploring the 250 student exhibits regarding Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Tommy

Showing Love For Local Law Enforcement

A Wayne County woman is sharing her heart with local law enforcement. Carole Smith of Pikeville says she started the “Hearts for Law Enforcement” campaign following

$100,000 Winner Sold At Goldsboro Gas Station

A Lenoir County truck driver walks away with a $100,000 payday during a stop in Goldsboro. According to the N.C. Education Lottery, Michael Cox of

Final Drug Take Back Event On Friday

It’s the last chance to properly dispose of those unused medications during the local Operation Medicine Drop effort. Residents are invited to bring in all old

Sanderson Farms To Host Job Fair In Kinston

Sanderson Farms is seeking to hire hourly team members for its poultry processing facility located in Kinston. As the third largest poultry producer in the

Neighbors Unhappy With Proposed Apartments

Goldsboro residents voice their opposition to a new apartment complex. During Monday’s Goldsboro City Council Meeting, a public hearing was held on the zoning for Allsbrook

WCSO: 7 DWI Arrests During Weekend Checking Station

On Saturday, March 16, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office along with North Carolina State Highway Patrol and Pikeville P.D. conducted a DWI Checking Station on

Taking Workforce Development To The Max (PHOTO GALLERY)

Students get a look at the numerous careers available across Wayne County. Approximately 1,600 8th graders from across Wayne County surged into The Maxwell Center for

UMO Hosts Career Fair (PHOTOS)

The University of Mount Olive Career Services Center hosted 31 employers and 7 graduate school representatives during its annual Career Fair on Wednesday, March 20.

Shooting Suspect Charged With Attempted Murder

One arrest is made and more are expected as police continue to investigate a shooting in Goldsboro last week. The March 12th shooting near the 800

City To Host Human Relations Banquet On Friday

The City of Goldsboro will once again join with the Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee and the Commission on Community Relations and Development to host