Wednesday 26 Jun 2019

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 on Hurricane […]

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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

Shelter Fire Destroys Several Vehicles

Tuesday afternoon, firefighters from Grantham, Jordan Chapel, and Thoroughfare were dispatched to a working structure fire at 405 Paul Hare Road. As fire units arrived they found a

Late Christmas Day Accident Sends Three To Hospital

A two vehicle accident occurred late afternoon on Christmas Day at the intersection of Red Hill Road and Tram Road in Duplin County. Three people were taken to

Mt. Olive New Year’s Eve Pickle Drop

Mark your calendars: Mt. Olive Pickle Company, Inc. will hold its annual New Year's Eve Pickle Drop Sunday, December 31, 2017 at the Corner of Cucumber & Vine in