Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Local News

 
City Donates Property For Sheriff’s New Addiction Recovery Program

City Donates Property For Sheriff’s New Addiction Recovery Program

A Goldsboro home is being donated to assist persons struggling with drug abuse and addiction. At Monday’s Goldsboro City Council meeting, Wayne County Sheriff Larry Pierce asked the council to bestow the property at 807 Nile Street to Hope Restorations, Inc. Pierce says this is part of the sheriff’s office new program to help reduce…

Local Sports

 
Baseball: WCDS Wins NCISAA 2A State Championship (PHOTO GALLERY)

Baseball: WCDS Wins NCISAA 2A State Championship (PHOTO GALLERY)

The memory of losing last season the COVID-19 pandemic has driven the Wayne Country Day baseball team all season long. On Saturday afternoon, the Chargers erased those demons with a series-clinching 15-1 win over The Burlington School in game two of the N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association 2A state championship series. Wayne Country Day claimed…

Crime

Driver Charged In May 7 Fatal Crash On U.S. 70 Bypass

Driver Charged In May 7 Fatal Crash On U.S. 70 Bypass

Felony charges are filed in a Wayne County traffic crash that has now resulted in one death.  On May 7th, a vehicle travelling on the U.S. 70 Bypass near Parkstown Road ran off the highway and overturned.  The driver and two passengers were injured in the crash and taken to the hospital.  One passenger, 34-year-old…

Education

WCPS Publishes Wayne Collection

WCPS Publishes Wayne Collection

After a break in publication last spring, Wayne County Public Schools is excited to announce that its annual Wayne Collection is now online at http://www.waynecountyschools.org/. This year, the digital collection will highlight student artwork and written work from both the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 school years. “We are delighted to release the latest edition of the…

Government

City Donates Property For Sheriff’s New Addiction Recovery Program

City Donates Property For Sheriff’s New Addiction Recovery Program

A Goldsboro home is being donated to assist persons struggling with drug abuse and addiction. At Monday’s Goldsboro City Council meeting, Wayne County Sheriff Larry Pierce asked the council to bestow the property at 807 Nile Street to Hope Restorations, Inc. Pierce says this is part of the sheriff’s office new program to help reduce…

Obituaries

William J. “Von” Maye

William J. “Von” Maye

May 11, 2021, 39, Goldsboro – Mr. William J. “Von” Maye, 39, passed on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Services of compassionate and distinguished class entrusted to J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations of Goldsboro.

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