Tuesday 16 Oct 2018

Goldsboro Sears Set To Close

An iconic retailer is filing for bankruptcy and closing many of its remaining stores. Sears Holding announced Monday it is closing over 140 of its unprofitable stores in the U.S. as […]

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Williams Removed From GWTA Board, Restraining Order On Hold

A Goldsboro City Council member is removed from the GWTA board despite his protests. A letter from the chair of the Goldsboro-Wayne Transportation Authority Board of Directors asked the city […]

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Williams Removed From GWTA Board, Restraining Order On Hold

A Goldsboro City Council member is removed from the GWTA board despite his protests. A letter from the chair of the Goldsboro-Wayne Transportation Authority Board of

Wayne County Disaster Recovery Center Opened

A Disaster Recovery Center is now open in Wayne County to assist residents affected by Hurricane Florence. The State of North Carolina and FEMA opened

2 Injured During Weekend Shooting In Kinston

A Kinston shooting sends two victims to the hospital.  According to the Kinston Police Department, the 16 and 18-year-old victims were shot by an unknown

Ride As One Benefits Highway Patrol’s Caisson Unit (PHOTO GALLERY)

A large crowd gathered Saturday morning waiting for the arrival of the motorcycles that were making their way from Wake Forest to the location here

ACE Team Drug Interdiction Arrests

Two people are allegedly found with heroin, pot and cocaine during the most recent ACE Team effort. On Friday, members of the Wayne County Sheriff’s

NWF Calls For Improved Flood Prevention Measures

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWOTK) -- Eastern North Carolina communities still are cleaning up and drying out from up to 36 inches of rain dumped by

UMO Athletes Perform Litter Sweep (PHOTOS)

Students from the University of Mount Olive's cross country and track and field teams hit the streets of Mount Olive Saturday to help pick up

2 Charged With Attempted Murder Following Kinston Shooting

The Kinston Police Department responded to the report of shots fired on W. Caswell Street near N. Heritage Street on Friday.  Officers determined two vehicles

Apply Now For Occupational Training Scholarship

Wayne Community College Workforce Continuing Education Services is accepting applications for scholarships for occupational training. The State Employees’ Credit Union created its Bridge to Career Program

Tickets Still Available For Downtown Goldsboro Awards Dinner

The 2018 Downtown Goldsboro Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony has been rescheduled for Friday, October 19, 2018 due to hurricane relief efforts in the community.

Citizens Assist In Identifying Vehicle Theft Suspect

A suspect is arrested for a Wayne County auto theft. On Thursday, October 4th, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office began investigating a report of a

Harris Appointed WCC Trustee

Deborah T. “Debbie” Harris of Goldsboro has joined the Wayne Community College Board of Trustees. She was appointed by the Wayne County Board of Commissioners and

Widows and Widowers Gather In Mt. Olive (PHOTOS)

Saturday afternoon, members and guests of the Widows and Widowers Support Group met at the Church of Deliverance Outreach on S. Center Street in Mount

Wayne County Fire Princess Pageant (PHOTO GALLERY)

The Wayne County Fire Princess Pageant was held Saturday night at the Paramount Theatre. Mackenzie Hinson, representing the Dudley Fire Department, was crowned the 2018 Wayne

Saluting Seymour

Every week, Saluting Seymour and SoundScope highlight an airman serving at the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in Goldsboro. Senior Airman Maria Baker from the 4th Fighter

A Drummers World Makes History

A Drummers World Drum Line Performing Arts School of Goldsboro was invited to the Tuskegee-Morehouse Football Classic Parade in Phenix City, Alabama and Columbus, Georgia

Goldsboro Fire Department To Begin Hydrant Testing

Starting this Monday, October 15th, Goldsboro firefighters will begin testing fire hydrants. This may cause discoloration in the water at nearby homes. If discoloration persists, please call 919-734-8674. Hydrant

Friday Night Football (PHOTO GALLERY)

High school football scores from in and around Wayne County on Friday, October 12: Eastern Wayne-20  C.B. Aycock-14 Clinton-37  Goldsboro-28 Hobbton-14  Princeton-69 Lakewood-13  Rosewood-43 Spring Creek-0  James Kenan-62 Union-6  North Duplin-23 Photos

Fall Is The Time To Plant Trees & Shrubs

Hopefully we have seen the last of tropical storms this year and we can now turn our attention to preparing our gardens for fall and

Sunrise Kiwanis Support WCC Foundation

The Sunrise Kiwanis club has donated $1,000 to the Foundation of Wayne Community College for scholarships for the college’s students. Kiwanis Clubs internationally focus on changing

Obituaries

George Vandora Strickland

October 14, 59, Goldsboro
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A.C. Wallace

October 13, 81, 
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Hope Lee Roberts Davis

October 13, 73, 
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Loren E. Salkill

October 13, 90, Fremont
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Ronnie Ford

October 13, 62, Dudley
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