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Friday, September 11, 2009

Health care experts to talk about reforms

N.C. Secretary of Health and Human Services Lanier M. Cansler is scheduled to participate next week in "Wayne County Health Care," a State of the Community program presented by the Wayne County Chamber's Government Affairs Committee. The program will...

Official: Student didn't die of H1N1

An 8-year-old Spring Creek Elementary School student who died over the weekend was not believed to have H1N1, a county medical examiner said Thursday. Jorge Silva, 8, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He was a third-grader at Spring...

Former officer arrested on rape charges

A former Goldsboro police officer is accused of first-degree rape and three first-degree sex offenses that allegedly occurred while he was still a patrolman, authorities said Thursday. Walter Finley Jr., 40, of Edgerton Street, was jailed under a $1...

Pausing to remember Sept. 11

Goldsboro firefighters gather for a moment of silence and prayer in front of Station 1 at 8:46 a.m. today -- the time American Airlines Flight 11, carrying 92 people from Boston to Los Angeles,  crashed into the north tower of...

Bloodmobile schedule

Following is the bloodmobile schedule for September for the Wayne County Chapter of the American Red Cross: Today: Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, 1175 Wright Brothers Ave., from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday: Providence United Methodist Church from noon...

Rocky Mount man sentenced for child pornography possession

RALEIGH -- A Rocky Mount man has pleaded guilty in federal court to possession of child pornography. Christopher Mark Surels, 26, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge James C. Dever III. A federal grand jury returned a criminal indictment...

Public record

Sprayer joy ride An LaGrange farmer had a sprayer severely damaged after someone allegedly took a joy ride in the large piece of farm equipment, according to a Wayne County Sheriff's Office report. Davis Wiggins of Ellington Way reported $2,000...

Kinston man sentenced for possession of meth

WILMINGTON -- A Kinston man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. Yadira Avilez-Lopez, 22, pleaded guilty in June to possession with the intent to distribute more than 50 grams of...