Friday 21 Feb 2020

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Hurricane Watch Issued For Region

The local area is officially under a Hurricane Watch. The National Weather Service has issued the Hurricane Watch for areas including Wayne and Lenoir counties. Hurricane Florence is expected to […]

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Wayne County Public Schools To Close Thursday & Friday

In preparation for Hurricane Florence, the Wayne County Public Schools administration has been closely monitoring the weather and staying in close communication with emergency management officials. The following

N.C. Poultry Festival EGG-cites Attendees (PHOTOS)

The N.C. Poultry Festival, formerly known as Beak Week, brought crowds to Downtown Goldsboro on Saturday.  Attendees were treated to good food, vendors, games, kids activities, and more.

Reviews Make Way For CDGB Recovery Funds

Environmental reviews have been approved by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for Cumberland, Edgecombe and Wayne counties. This will allow homeowner awards to move forward

Pickle Drop Rings In 2018 (PHOTOS)

​The 28 degree temperature didn't have much of an effect on the public Sunday night as the Annual Mount Olive Pickle Drop took place at midnight Greenwich Mean Time,

Cause Of Fire Determined After Man Found Dead In Home (PHOTOS)

Authorities have been investigating the fire after a man was found dead yesterday in a home in Pikeville. Dispatchers received the call around 12:13pm Saturday in reference to a

Update: One Dead After Saturday House Fire

One person is dead after a fire in Pikeville this afternoon. Dispatchers received the call around 12:13pm Saturday in reference to a structure fire at 120 Weathervane Road

Arctic Blast Headed Our Way, Gov. Cooper Takes Action

In anticipation of a forecast of cold weather, Gov. Roy Cooper signed an Executive Order yesterday to help maintain supply of home heating fuels like propane across North

Wayne County New Year’s Day Closures

On Monday, January 1, 2018 all County of Wayne Government Offices will be closed to observe New Year’s Day. The following County departments will be closed as listed:

Traffic Stop Leads To Foot Chase And Arrest

A Christmas Eve traffic stop led to an arrest in the Dudley area. The traffic stop started as a typical motor vehicle violation. During the traffic stop probable