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Tuesday, October 3, 2006

Open Junior Market Lamb Show

News-Argus/Dennis Hill Caroline Tart, right, and fellow Rosewood FFA teammates Tyler McGee, left, and Kalin Bennett prepare their lambs before entering the show ring during the Open Junior Market Lamb Show at the Wayne Regional Agricultural Fair on Monday....

$3 million bill added to City Hall project

While officials at City Hall attempt to find an affordable plan for both the Paramount Theater and Community Building, another "key project" just got a bit more expensive. Assistant City Manager Tasha Logan gave Goldsboro City Council members an update...

Duplin weighs plan for sewer

Duplin County commissioners took a big step toward the creation of a county-wide sewer system at their meeting Monday. The commissioners agreed to direct the county Planning Department and the county Board of Economic Develop-ment to seek engineering proposals on...

Rosewood parents eye future growth

ROSEWOOD -- Parents and residents said Monday although they are not going to benefit much from the proposed $90 million school facilities improvement plan, they support the effort to put a bond referendum before voters. The more than 100 who...

Proposal from the County Schools

Here is the background information provided from Wayne County Public Schools about schools in the Rosewood district of the county, presented to those attending Monday night's public forum with the master facilities plan committee to discuss construction needs. It was...

Plant wil add dozen new jobs

MOUNT OLIVE -- Hilex Poly officials announced Monday that the company's plant in Mount Olive will begin a multi-million dollar expansion in the coming weeks to continue growth for the plastic bag manufacturer. Although officials wouldn't detail how much money...

New baa-tch of showmen

Rosewood High School FFA secretary Kathryn Rikard wasn't sure what to think when her adviser first suggested taking lambs to the Wayne Regional Agricultural Fair -- especially since it was August and the fair started in only a couple of...

Public records

Investigations Wayne County sheriff's deputies are investigating these reports: *Chantel Therace Thomas said someone kicked open her front door while she was asleep about 3:30 a.m. Tuesday and struck her in the face and head. The assailant accused Ms. Thomas...

Fair schedule

Tuesday, Oct. 3 12 noon - Gates open 4 p.m. -- Midway opens 5:30 p.m. -- Flat Mount Dulcimers 6 p.m. -- Spelling Bee 6 p.m. -- "The Almost Amazing Rex" 6 p.m. -- Open Junior Market Beef Heifer Show...

Clarification

A story in the News-Argus on Monday should have stated Goldsboro-Wayne Crime Stoppers pays up to $1,000 cash to residents who provide information that leads to a felony arrest....