Wednesday 16 Oct 2019

Kids Okay Following Accident Involving School Bus

All the students appear to be okay following a vehicle crash involving a Wayne County Public School bus. The crash occurred Tuesday morning on New Hope Road in Goldsboro. A […]

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Mount Olive Plans For Power Outages

Citizens in Mount Olive may need to watch out for potential planned power outages.   The town reports Duke Power contractors began the process of changing

High-Speed Chase Ends In Crash Near Mount Olive

A reported shooting leads to a high-speed police chase in Wayne County. Deputies with the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office responded to the report of shots

Hampton Inn Offers Revitalized Accommodations (PHOTOS)

The Hampton Inn of Goldsboro is celebrating its new look. After undertaking exterior renovations in 2017, the local Hampton Inn by Hilton began interior work

UMO Hosts STEM Fair For 3rd Graders

The University of Mount Olive recently hosted over 750 3rd graders from Wayne and Duplin County schools for a STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics)

Vocational Rehab Helps Persons With Disabilities Find Jobs

An event this month hopes to team local employers with new potential workers. Goldsboro Vocational Rehabilitation holds an open house and tour at its facility at

Officers Find Over 1,700 Grams Of Cocaine During Traffic Stop

Bond is set at $1 million secured for a Wayne County man accused of trafficking cocaine. The Goldsboro/Wayne County Drug Task Force and the Criminal

WCC Inaugurates Upgraded Law Enforcement Driving Range

Cadets in Wayne Community College’s 75th Basic Law Enforcement Training Academy christened an upgraded driving range Saturday. The college took advantage of site preparation for the

Pumpkin Recipe Contest Winners Announced

With locally grown pumpkins now in season, the Farm Credit Farmers Market held a pumpkin recipe contest on October 11th. The 1st place winner of the

Eastern Wayne Middle Principal Suspended

A Wayne County Public Schools Principal is suspended. WCPS confirmed Monday that Eastern Wayne Middle School Principal Dexter Evans was placed on paid administrative leave

Drought Conditions Expanding In N.C.

Drought conditions are creeping into Eastern North Carolina. The latest map from the U.S. Drought Monitor released Thursday shows Wayne County is currently considered “abnormally

Suspect Allegedly Caught With Four Baggies Of Meth

A Wayne County traffic stop leads to a meth-dealing arrest. On Wednesday, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office pulled a vehicle over for speeding.  Upon receiving

Goldsboro Golden K Kiwanian Of The Year

Randy Collier was honored as the Goldsboro Golden K Kiwanian of the Year at the club's annual banquet Thursday night. From left: Bob Hill, last year's

Fire Princess Pageant (PHOTO GALLERY)

Late Saturday afternoon, people started gathering at the Paramount Theater in Downtown Goldsboro to watch 11 contestants from volunteers fire departments across Wayne County compete

Saluting Seymour

Every week, Saluting Seymour and SoundScope highlight an airman serving at the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in Goldsboro. Col. Donn Yates, Commander of the 4th Fighter

Candidate Forum Sponsored By Mount Olive Chamber

The Mount Olive Area Chamber of Commerce will host a candidate forum this Tuesday, October 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the J.D. Evans Room at

Taste Of Wayne Winners

The United Way of Wayne County held its annual Taste of Wayne in Downtown Goldsboro on Saturday. The following are the People's Choice Winners from Taste

WCC Foundation Lecture To Focus On Poverty In State & County

The author whose work helped spark a grassroots movement to address economic distress in Goldsboro and Wayne County will speak at Wayne Community College this

Taste Of Wayne County Today

A delicious day downtown will benefit the United Way of Wayne County. The local United Way holds its annual Taste of Wayne this Saturday in Downtown

High School Football Scores

Local high school football scores from Friday, October 11: C.B. Aycock-19  New Bern-57 Eastern Wayne-50  Southern Wayne-20 Hobbton-7  Rosewood-55 Kinston-13  West Craven-28 Lakewood-21  North Duplin-13 Spring Creek-30  Bear Grass Charter-36 Union-6  Princeton-57 Wallace-Rose

Harvest Season For Sweet Potatoes

The harvesting of sweet potatoes is a common sight in Eastern North Carolina now during the fall season. Sweet potatoes are a bragging point in

Obituaries

James Edward Westbrook, Jr.

October 14, 70,
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Nannie Mae Barrow

October 13,85,
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Currie Brock

October 13, 29,
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James “JT” Thompson Jr

October 13, 68, Goldsboro
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Paula Sue Bauer Thrash

Ocober 12, 64,
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