Friday 22 Feb 2019

UPDATE: Woman Killed In Emmaus Church Rd. Crash

An early morning traffic accident occurred around 5:45 AM Friday on Emmaus Church Road near Stanley Chapel Church Road.  The almost head-on collision sent three people to the hospital and […]

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Athlete of the Week – Case Kermode

Case Kermode Wayne Country Day By ANDREW STEVENS Wayne Country Day head baseball coach Michael Taylor knows if his team is going to make a second consecutive appearance in the […]

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Athlete of the Week – Case Kermode

Case Kermode Wayne Country Day By ANDREW STEVENS Wayne Country Day head baseball coach Michael Taylor knows if his team is going to make a second consecutive appearance

Kinston P.D. Seeks Shooting Suspect

A suspect is wanted for attempted murder following a shooting in Kinston. Around 7 PM Thursday, officers with the Kinston Police Department responded to the

Forum Analyzes Funding For Public Schools In N.C.

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) -- When it comes to schools in North Carolina, there are still haves and have nots. That from the most recent annual

Vehicle Crash Closes Emmaus Church Road

A serious vehicle crash involving a possible fatality has closed a section of road in Wayne County this morning. The accident occurred east of Mount Olive

FEMA Approves $54 Million For STEP Program In N.C.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved $54 million to the North Carolina Office of Emergency Management for instituting the Sheltering and Temporary Essential Power

Mount Olive Hosts Black History Parade On Saturday

The 13th Annual Black History Month Parade in Mount Olive is being held this weekend. The parade starts at 1 PM this Saturday, Feb. 23, and

Update On Broadband Pilot Program

More Wayne County residents are getting hooked up to broadband internet service thanks to a pilot program. Open Broadband has been working on a pilot project

Goldsboro Burglary Suspect Arrested

Police arrest a suspect in a Goldsboro break-in and theft. On Saturday, the Goldsboro Police Department responded to the report of a breaking and entering

Congressman Rouzer Visits UMO (PHOTOS)

U.S. Representative David Rouzer recently toured the University of Mount Olive. Below are pictures from the congressman's

Authorities Investigate Fatal Mobile Home Fire In La Grange

Two people perish in an early morning mobile home fire in La Grange. The Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office and Lenoir County Emergency Services are investigating

N.C. To Eliminate Duplicate Driving Records

The N.C Division of Motor Vehicles will start using new technology to protect people from identity fraud by making sure people have a driver license

Choir Festival & Theatre Play At UMO This Weekend

The stage comes alive at the University of Mount Olive this weekend. The University of Mount Olive will host the 2nd Annual Middle School Honor Choir

State Working On Election To Replace Rep. Jones

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) -- Governor Roy Cooper is setting the timeline for a new election following the death of Congressman Walter Jones. Jones represented the

WCC Named Finalist For Two More National Awards

Wayne Community College has been named a double finalist for an award that recognizes exceptional work among the nation’s two-year colleges. WCC is the only North

Rosewood Students Assisting Salvation Army

Rosewood Elementary School students are in the midst of their annual canned food drive. This year, Rosewood Elementary students are donating for the Salvation Army. Kimberly Cowan

Water Meter Replacement Work Nearly Finished

The City of Goldsboro's water meter replacement project is nearing completion. Goldsboro's former Finance Director Kaye Scott updated the city council on the project's progress Monday. Scott

Sex Offender Charged After Changing Address

A registered sex offender is arrested for failing to notify Wayne County authorities of an address change. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports 51-year-old Danny

UMO Receives $100,000 Grant For Black Box Theatre

The University of Mount Olive has received a $100,000 grant from the annual Joy W. Pope Memorial Grants in Arts and Human Services distribution from

WCC Animal Science Receives Second Recruiting Grant

The Wayne Community College Applied Animal Science Technology program has been awarded a grant to assist with recruiting students interested in poultry and related industry

County Votes To Reestablish “Starlight”

Welcome to Starlight! On Tuesday, the Wayne County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution to reestablish the area near the intersection of S. Jordan’s Chapel Road


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