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Shooting Leaves Teen in Serious Condition

Shooting Leaves Teen in Serious Condition

On Oct. 2, 2022, at approximately 3:05 p.m., officers with the Goldsboro Police Department responded to a ShotSpotter alert in 1100 block of Olivia Lane. As officers were on their way, a 911 call was received reporting a shooting in the 1000 block of Lincoln Drive. When officers arrived, they located a 16 year old male…

Local Sports

 
High School Football Week 7

High School Football Week 7

As Hurricane Ian approaches the Carolinas, local football teams took the fields Thursday night. Here are the scores for week 7 of high school football. C.B. Aycock 34 South Johnson 28 Goldsboro 0 Beddingfield 36 Hobbton 13 Rosewood 41 Hunt 41 Southern Wayne 12 North Johnston 30 Spring Creek 12 Eastern Wayne 12 Princeton 49

Crime

Shooting Leaves Teen in Serious Condition

Shooting Leaves Teen in Serious Condition

On Oct. 2, 2022, at approximately 3:05 p.m., officers with the Goldsboro Police Department responded to a ShotSpotter alert in 1100 block of Olivia Lane. As officers were on their way, a 911 call was received reporting a shooting in the 1000 block of Lincoln Drive. When officers arrived, they located a 16 year old male…

Education

WCPS Closed Friday

WCPS Closed Friday

In preparation for tropical storm conditions from Ian which may result in unsafe road conditions and the need for emergency shelters to open, WCPS is taking the following steps: All schools will be CLOSED for students and staff on Friday, September 30. All athletic events, practices, driver’s education programs, SAT testing, and any other scheduled…

Government

Convenience Centers to Adjust Hours

Convenience Centers to Adjust Hours

Wayne County convenience centers will have new operating hours beginning November 1st.  Solid Waste Director Randy Rogers brought proposed changes to the convenience center hours before the Wayne County Board of Commissioners and these changes were approved unanimously. New hours for all convenience centers will be Monday through Saturday from 8 am-6 pm. This expands…

Obituaries

Georgia M. Wooten

Georgia M. Wooten

September 26, 2022, 93, Florida – Ms. Georgia M, Wooten, 93, formerly of Goldsboro, NC, received her Heavenly reward on Monday, September 26, 2022. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Services of caring, compassionate, and distinguished class entrusted to J.B Rhodes Funeral Home & Cremations of Goldsboro.

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