Friday 21 Feb 2020

Power Outages Leave 2,500 In The Dark

Duke Progress Energy reports 2,500 customers are without power in Wayne County. They estimate power will be restored by 2:00 AM.

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City Offices Delay Friday Opening

Goldsboro city offices will be opening on a two-hour delay on Friday, February

NCDOT Crews Clear A Path Through The Snow (PHOTOS)

Local NCDOT crews are working tirelessly to clear the snow and ice from Wayne County’s roads. Luther Thompson is Wayne County’s Maintenance Engineer for the North

WCPS Cancels Friday Classes

This is an important weather announcement from Wayne County Public Schools: Due to below freezing temperatures and the threat of icy conditions expected to impact bridges

Wayne County Offices Delay Friday Start Time

With the threat of winter weather expected to impact our area, all Wayne County Government facilities will delay opening until 10 a.m. tomorrow, February 21,

GPD Offers Winter Storm Safety Tips

The Goldsboro Police Department has released the following safety information regarding the approaching winter storm: The Goldsboro Police Department will be answering calls for service as

UMO Cancels Friday Classes

On Friday, February 21, the University of Mount Olive main campus and all locations will be closed. Seated classes will be cancelled. Online courses will meet as

City Makes Plans For Winter Weather

The City of Goldsboro is ready for winter’s worst. Goldsboro Public Works crews are prepared to salt on-ramps, off-ramps and overpasses as the precipitation transitions from

Wayne County Government Prepares For Winter Storm

The Wayne County Office of Emergency Services is monitoring the looming winter storm and any new information that comes to us from the National Weather

Winter Storm To Impact Early Voting Hours

The Wayne Board of Elections will be closing early voting at 4 PM today, Thursday, February 20. There will be limited early voting hours on Friday,

Gov. Cooper: N.C. About To Feel Blast Of Winter Weather

Gov. Roy Cooper and other N.C. officials gave an update Thursday on the state's efforts to prepare for the impending winter storm.  The governor's complete

Snow Heads For Wayne County, Winter Storm Warning Issued

It’s looking increasingly likely Wayne County will see some snow overnight tonight. The latest predictions from the National Weather Service show approximately 2-4 inches of the

Wayne Chamber Annual Banquet Postponed Due To Weather

Due to the anticipated inclement weather today, the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet has been postponed to Thursday, March 12, 2020 at Walnut

WCC Classes Cancelled Beginning At 2 PM

All Wayne Community College classes will release at 2 p.m. today, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020. All campus operations will cease at 3 p.m. The college will

Pet Of The Week: Blanche

Blanche is a super sweet, 5-year-old, intact female, border collie mix.  She moves at her own pace.  Blanche is up-to-date on shots. Click here to view

A Drummer’s World To Perform At Disney World

A Goldsboro drum corps is going to Disney World. A Drummer’s World has been invited to perform at Disney World in July. The announcement was made Wednesday

UMO Theatre To Present Our Town Production

The University of Mount Olive’s UMO Theatre will bring to life Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning drama, Our Town, on Friday, February

Traffic Stop Leads To Meth, Heroin Charges

On Tuesday, members of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Aggressive Criminal Enforcement Team stopped a vehicle for displaying a fictitious registration plate on the U.S.

WCPS To Dismiss Early On Thursday

This is an important weather announcement from Wayne County Public Schools: Due to the threat of inclement weather forecast for our area beginning as early as

Storm Spotter Training Session Set For Thursday

It will soon be severe weather season, and the National Weather Service needs spotters on the ground to relay the latest conditions when storms strike.

Sheriff’s Office Seeks Info On Missing 13-Year-Old

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office is currently attempting to locate Paxton Nyshawn Best, a 13-year-old black male. Paxton Best resides at 270 Antioch Road, Goldsboro.

Obituaries

Tanga Irene Battle

February 16, 62, Fremont
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Alfonza Blount

February 15, 83,
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Henrietta Howard

February 15, 78, Mt. Olive
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Linwood McCoy Parks

February 15, 75,
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Rosario Perry

February 15, 67, Goldsboro
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