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Monday, October 17, 2011

Grant to fund services for teen mothers

Wayne County is one of five counties that has received a state grant to educate and service young mothers. Officials say the number of teen mothers, and the growing rate of subsequent additional births, have prompted a greater need for...

City pushes letter campaign

Goldsboro city government's online campaign against the implementation of a state annexation law now includes sample letters for concerned citizens to use when writing to the Department of Justice about the proposed deannexation of the Phase 11 area. Meanwhile,...

County to vote on budget change

Wayne County commissioners Tuesday morning will consider making a $1,906,847.64 amendment to the county budget for a new 911 center. The $1.9 million consists of 911 revenues and $953,423.82 in local matching funds. The county already has budgeted for its...

State internships available

North Carolina residents attending a college, university, technical institute or community college have until Monday, Dec. 5, to apply for one of up to 55 paid state government internships available for summer 2012. The 2012 State Government Internship Guide describing...

A firsthand view of county history

Jewel Sauls, right, dressed in period costume, goes over the history of the Harriet Cobb Lane memorial in Willowdale Cemetery on Sunday, part of a tour of the historic cemetery sponsored by the Wayne County Museum. A series of...