Tuesday 02 Sep 2014

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Investigation Continues in Deadly Sampson County Fire

GARLAND, N.C. (AP) — State and federal agents continue to investigate a fire that killed six people inside a Sampson County mobile home. Sheriff’s Capt. Eric Pope says the State […]

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Scam Hits Locally

A local businessman is warning citizens of a scam that can give access to sensitive information on your computer. Jim Hinnant, owner of Xpress Communications, reports a caller will


WCC Adult High School Announces Honors

Wayne Community College's Adult High School Program has honored two students for outstanding academic achievement in the summer 2014 session. Colton J. Sullivan of Pikeville was named to the


Guest Writer Dr. Jim Atkins on Islam

Islam is one of the great religions of the world, so what has gone so terribly wrong? How have so many people gotten the message wrong? The message,

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Streetscape – Phase II

The work on Phase II of Streetscape in downtown Goldsboro is well under way. Four-way stops and the sound of heavy equipment are temporary inconveniences as the transformation

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Hot Topic Luncheon Focuses on Economy

Ted Abernathy, Managing Partner with Economic Leadership, LLC, will be the speaker at the Chamber of Commerce’s Economic Outlook Hot Topic luncheon. The event will be held Wednesday, September


Guest Writer Dr. Jim Atkins – ISIS, We Do Not Have a Strategy

If you are the President of the United States of America, how can you make a statement like, ‘I don’t want to put the cart in front of

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Mystery Plant by Guest Writer John Nelson

John Nelson is the curator of the A. C. Moore Herbarium at the University of South Carolina, in the Department of Biological Sciences, Columbia SC 29208. As a


Accidents, Including One Fatal, Keep Troopers Busy on Friday

An early morning accident on Big Daddy’s Road at Antioch Road, ‘sounded worse than it was’, says Sgt. Jerry Burton of the NC Highway Patrol. Sgt. Burton said


Wayne Man Charged with Assaulting Officer

A Wayne County man, who was arrested for being Intoxicated and Disruptive, as well as already resisting arrest, now faces charges for assaulting an Officer. Just after midnight today,