Laura Ann Waters went through a very difficult time in her life several years ago. Her 16-year-old cat had to be put to sleep. Her father-in-law passed away, followed by her own mother’s death. Then her husband passed away.
There is a place in Wayne County where you can step back in time and see what life was like in the late 18th century — spinning wool to make your own clothes, several grades of children all going to school in the same classroom, living in a simple house with no modern conveniences, cooking o…
A lot of women work these days, but it doesn’t mean they don’t want to make their community a better place to live. Years ago, they had the option of joining the Goldsboro Woman’s Club, but many could not attend meetings because they worked during the day when meetings were held.
The Malpass Brothers have toured with country star Merle Haggard and have played their music all over the United States — and in countries like Ireland and Scotland.
Step into the Clarks’ yard and you are transported into a Christmas wonderland. Walk into their home and you get even deeper into Christmas.
Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of stories that explain what the various programs that are funded by United Way do to help this community.
If a youth in Wayne County commits a crime, he or she has a chance to learn from his mistake instead of having a criminal record follow him throughout life through Teen Court.
The Family Learning Center is a holistic approach that addresses the factors that influence reading skills in children. These include parent/guardian literacy, mental health, hunger, access to books and more.
A large sculpture of a sea turtle sits on what looks like part of the ocean. All around it is trash — beer bottles, deflated balloons, plastic drink cups and straws. In its mouth is a plastic grocery bag. This is all stuff that humans have thrown away that will harm — or even kill — turtles …