Thursday 18 Sep 2014

(L-R) Fourth grade students at Fremont Stars, Cora Crawford, Parker Bolin, Kennedy Sim-Ballance, Gracie Parsons signing constitution with classmates watching.

WCPS Celebrate Constitution Day

This week, Wayne County Public Schools (WCPS) will commemorate Constitution Day, and the 227th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution which took place on September 17, 1787 in […]

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Goldsboro Man Graduates from Navy Recruit Training

A recent graduate of Wayne School of Engineering has completed eight weeks of basic training with the U.S. Navy at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Illinois. Navy Seaman

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Goldsboro to Host SOILbration

Wayne County will celebrate healthy soil next month with a SOILbration. The Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS), one of the nation’s foremost centers for research, extension, and education

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BIG SWEEP Set for Wayne CountyBig

Preparations are underway by the N.C. Department of Transportation for its statewide Fall Litter Sweep taking place Sept. 20 - Oct. 4, 2014. Many groups participate in each

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Proposed Jail Leads Discussion for Commissioners

The Wayne County Board of Commissioners met early Tuesday and engaged in a lengthy discussion concerning the need to more than double the original plans for beds in

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Pennsylvania State Police Identify Suspect

A law enforcement official says Pennsylvania State Police have identified a suspect who killed one trooper and critically wounded another outside a barracks. The official says an arrest warrant

The parking lot was empty and no lights appeared to be on at Goldsboro Internet World following the seizure of what GPD called four illegal machines.

Update on the Seizure of Illegal Gaming Machines

We have a follow-up to the story from yesterday involving the seizure of four illegal slot machines from Goldsboro Internet World at 1811 North Berkeley Boulevard on Monday.  Today, the Goldsboro


Tobacco Quotas End Next Month

Starting next month, America's remaining tobacco growers will be totally exposed to the laws of supply and demand. The very last buyout checks go out in October to about

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Arrests and Incidents

A 60-year-old man was arrested and placed in the Wayne County Jail for failing to register as a sex offender. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office says William Stanley

(Image by Hal Pierce, NASA GSFC Visualization Analysis Lab, based on data from NOAA)

Remembering Hurricane Floyd 15 Years Later

It started as a tropical wave off the coast of Africa on September 2, 1999. By the time Hurricane Floyd struck our coast two weeks later, Dennis had