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Thursday, October 24, 2013

Commanders: A good but challenging year

They acknowledged that 2013 has, to date, been tough for members of the military -- the Air Force colonels who addressed the several dozen community leaders who converged on the Goldsboro Country Club late Wednesday morning. They used words that...

Break-in suspect held on $500,000 bond

After a number of motor vehicle break-ins were reported to the Mount Olive Police Department, officers were able to arrest a suspect who later confessed to rifling through unlocked vehicles in the east side of Mount Olive north of...

City's credit is OK for projects

With the Goldsboro City Council hoping to tackle a slew of expensive projects in the coming years, city officials were pleased this week to learn they have plenty of room to borrow the necessary money. According to the city's...

Board eyes lease option

The Wayne County Board of Education announced during a special called meeting Wednesday afternoon that it plans to move forward with its planned construction and renovation projects -- without asking for an increased revenue stream from county commissioners. At...

County awarded funding from FEMA

Wayne County has been awarded $52,521 in federal funds under an Emergency Food and Shelter Program administered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Last year, the program helped local charities in providing emergency assistance in the form of meals,...

Duke Energy Foundation gives Arts Council $3,000

The Arts Council of Wayne County has received a $3,000 grant from Duke Energy Foundation. It will be used for the Arts Council's year-round exhibition program to provide educational materials, audio tours, artist gallery talks and free tours for...