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Thursday, December 18, 2008

Senior Center Christmas

Members of the Wayne County Senior Center at 100 S. John St. celebrated the Christmas holiday together Wednesday. The center will be closed Monday through Friday....

Recyling waste from refuse into revenue

Wayne County Commissioners on Tuesday made public their intent to proceed with plans to contract with a company that wants to purchase methane gas created by the decomposition of garbage at the county landfill at Dudley. The company would...

County looks at drug cards to help area residents

Wayne County residents soon could be saving up to 20 percent on their prescription drugs should county commissioners agree to participate in the Prescription Drug Discount Card program sponsored by the National Association of Counties. Locally, Pitt and Wilson...

State names interim director at Cherry Hospital

Carl Fitch, a Compass Group consultant on site at Cherry Hospital since October, has been named interim director of the hospital effective Jan. 1, Department of Health and Human Services officials announced Wednesday. Dr. Jack St. Clair, Cherry director since...

Police question person of interest in Mount Olive murder

MOUNT OLIVE -- A Duplin County man already in custody on immigration violations has been named a person of interest in a Friday morning murder in Mount Olive. Luis Hernandez, 38, of 242 Summerlins Crossroads Road, Kenansville, is being...

Man struck and killed by pickup

A Goldsboro man was hit by a pickup truck and killed Tuesday night after his car broke down on U.S. 13 near Sandhill Drive, the Highway Patrol reported. Eugene Earl Turner, 48, Brock Road, had parked his vehicle at...

Goldsboro enters into deal to accept station grants

Stabilization work at Union Station is expected to get final approval by the state Department of Transportation this week and the next, highly anticipated step, will be the full restoration of its exterior, a project estimated to cost at least...