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Thursday, August 12, 2010

Town honored for Veterans Day celebration

WARSAW -- Warsaw has received an early special recognition for its dedication to honoring America's veterans. The federal Veterans Day National Committee of the Department of Veterans Affairs named Warsaw a Veterans Day Regional Site for 2010. Veterans Day Regional...

Dancers on tap for education fundraiser

The Wayne Education Network, which advanced the annual "Extreme BEE" fundraiser to help local teachers, will launch an even splashier effort to bolster its mini-grant program this spring, in the form of "Dancing with the Wayne County Stars." At its...

Police chase alleged robber

A Virginia man led Goldsboro police on a chase this morning after he allegedly robbed a man at gunpoint. DeMario Edwards called police after he said he was robbed on Wayne Avenue. Edwards continued to follow the suspect, who had...

The jury

THOSE CHOSEN TO SERVE AS JURORS FOR THE TRIAL INCLUDE: * A white woman who used to work at Cherry Hospital was chosen to serve on the jury. She has three daughters -- the youngest, a 20-year-old -- and two...

Jury is picked; now trial begins

After only two days, jury selection for Cesar Laurean's first-degree murder trial was completed Wednesday afternoon inside the Wayne County Courthouse, leaving both the defense counsel and prosecutors satisfied not only with the makeup of the panel, but with the...

Live from the courtroom: Witness testimony continues in Laurean trial

9:35 a.m.: Shortly after 9:30 this morning, the jury in the first-degree murder trial of ex-Marine Cesar Laurean was seated in Courtroom One at the Wayne County Courthouse and opening arguments were set to begin. Laurean is on trial for...