Log in

Sign up

March 29, 2004 archives

View Archive

Monday, March 29, 2004

Gerrard resigns seat to focus on business

Wayne County Commissioner Ken Gerrard resigned this morning from the county board, effective immediately. Gerrard, a commissioner since 1996 and current board chairman, called his decision "strictly financial." Gerrard Gerrard had already planned to leave the board at the end...

Ogburn named Fremont principal

Debbie Ogburn, assistant principal at Greenwood Middle School, has been named principal at Fremont STARS Elementary School. She began her new assignment today. Mrs. Ogburn has served as assistant principal of Greenwood Middle for the past three years. She...

30,000 pounds of electronics to be recycling

Traffic flowed steadily Saturday into a corner of the parking lot at Sam's Club, as Wayne County residents and businesses brought their old electronics out for recycling. By day's end, the area looked like an outdoor flea market for...

Elections Board works to sort out districts for public

Where are you? Possibly Goldsboro. Wayne County, most likely. But do you know which county district you're in? Who are your state legislators? Is your home in the U.S. House's 1st or 3rd district? Lawmakers have redrawn many of...

FAA gives blessing to Mt. Olive runway extension

MOUNT OLIVE -- The federal government has given its blessing to a plan to extend the runway at the town's airport. Mount Olive Mayor Ruff Huggins said the state Division of Aviation received a letter from the Federal Aviation...

Public Records

Fire destroys house A vacant house at 903 Greenleaf St. was destroyed Saturday in a fire that was referred to Goldsboro police for a further investigation. Assistant Fire Chief Ray Boyette said the home was engulfed in flames when he...

Review: 'Cinderella' enchants audience

The story of "Cinderella" is supposed to be enchanting, and the Goldsboro Ballet made sure that it was. The dancers performed the show Saturday night and Sunday afternoon at the Paramount Theatre, and it was beautiful to watch. There...

Bloodmobile

The Wayne County Chapter of the American Red Cross will have a Bloodmobile on Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Southern Wayne High School for faculty and students. Donors will receive a Blood Tour 2004 T-shirt....