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Friday, March 5, 2010

Local Red Cross kicks off fundraiser

The American Red Cross of Wayne County kicked off its annual campaign Thursday, with about 100 people attending a luncheon at Red Cross headquarters on George Street. This year's theme is "Heroes Grow Hope" and, like last year, this...

Swinging into spring

Eddie Radford takes his first swings of the golf season at Lane Tree Golf Course Thursday as skies cleared and temperatures moderated a bit. Forecasters were calling for a couple of cold nights still but with warmer days ahead as...

New road project selection system unveiled

KINSTON -- A new method of selecting highway projects, based more on pure data and leaving less room for politics to play a part, was unveiled recently by state Department of Transportation officials. For the most part, the new...

Man killed in bike accident

A story in Friday's News-Argus incorrectly identified the victim of an accident on 11th Street as a physician. Thomas Allen Mangum, 34, was struck from behind by a vehicle while he was riding his bicycle about 7:30 p.m. Thursday. He...

Two held on meth charges

DUDLEY -- Chemical analysis shows a meth lab was in operation before an April house fire that killed 26-year-old Dennis "Allen" Anderson Jr., and authorities are deciding whether additional charges should be filed in connection with his death. Wayne...