Monday 26 Jun 2017


Husband & Wife Arrested During Escape Attempt

Wayne County authorities arrest an escaped inmate as well as his wife. Joseph D. Perkins of Pikeville, an inmate at the Wayne County Detention Center, reportedly walked away from a […]

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Kinston Police Investigating Homicide

Kinston Police are investigating an apparent homicide. Late Monday night, the Kinston Police Department responded to a shooting near the intersection of Vernon and McLewean Street.  Officers found

WCC Holds Summer Registration This Week

While spring is only a few weeks old, it’s already time to start thinking about summer classes at Wayne Community College. WCC will hold summer term registration this week

School Shooting In California

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — The San Bernardino police chief says two adults are dead after a shooting at an elementary school. San Bernardino Police Chief Jarrod Burguan says

One Hospitalized In Rollover Crash (PHOTO GALLERY)

Early Sunday morning, firefighters from the Saulston Fire Department along with EMS responded to a motor vehicle crash with possible injuries on Hare Road near Tommy Road. As

Drive-By Murder Trial Begins This Week

A murder trial is scheduled to start this week in Wayne County. 26-year old Alquan D. Hill of Grifton is set to stand trial for three charges, including a

Arrests Made In Robbery Case

A transaction set up online goes bad, and, now, two arrests are made in the case. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office has announced 25-year old Marcus Matthews McKinney Cobb and

US Missiles Blast Syria; Trump Demands ‘End The Slaughter’

(AP) — The United States blasted a Syrian air base with a barrage of cruise missiles Thursday night in fiery retaliation for this week's gruesome chemical weapons attack

Strong Storms And Wind Hit Area

Heavy storms swept across areas of Eastern Carolina Thursday. The storms delayed the start times for area schools and knocked down trees.  The winds also left hundreds of

Wayne County Public Schools On A 2-Hour Delay – April 6

Due to threats of high wind, hail, and heavy rain in morning the when buses would be on the road, Wayne County Public Schools will operate on a