Thursday, September 24, 2020

Local News

 
Board Of Ed Postpones Possible K-5 “Plan A” Transition

Board Of Ed Postpones Possible K-5 “Plan A” Transition

Wayne County Public Schools has released the following information regarding the Board of Education’s vote to delay implementing “Plan A” in the district’s elementary schools: On Wednesday, September 23, the Wayne County Board of Education met to discuss, and to consider and/or take any necessary action regarding the Governor’s recent announcement to allow K-5 students…

Local Sports

 
UMO Baseball Announces Annual Golf Tournament Date

UMO Baseball Announces Annual Golf Tournament Date

From UMO Media Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive baseball team has announced the 12th Annual Trojans Baseball Alumni and Friends Golf Tournament. The golf tournament will take place on October 23 at 1 p.m. at the Southern Wayne Country Club in Mount Olive. The tournament will be a four-person super ball format with…

Crime

Suspect Accused Of Passing Forged Checks Stolen From Her Family

Suspect Accused Of Passing Forged Checks Stolen From Her Family

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports 56-year-old Jenny L. Huffman of Goldsboro is charged with two counts of Forgery of Instrument, two counts of Uttering Forged instrument,, and two counts of Obtaining Property by False Pretenses.  According to the sheriff’s office, the business had accepted two checks on September 12th which were dishonored by the…

Education

Board Of Ed Postpones Possible K-5 “Plan A” Transition

Board Of Ed Postpones Possible K-5 “Plan A” Transition

Wayne County Public Schools has released the following information regarding the Board of Education’s vote to delay implementing “Plan A” in the district’s elementary schools: On Wednesday, September 23, the Wayne County Board of Education met to discuss, and to consider and/or take any necessary action regarding the Governor’s recent announcement to allow K-5 students…

Government

Council Votes Down Reparations, Looks To Form Race Relations Committee

Council Votes Down Reparations, Looks To Form Race Relations Committee

The City of Goldsboro will not offer reparations to the Black community at this time. Monday evening, the Goldsboro City Council voted 3 – 4, shooting down a resolution supporting reparations for the Black community. The proposal — which was essentially a copy of the resolution passed by the City of Asheville earlier this year…

Obituaries

Eddie Wynn

Eddie Wynn

September 23, 63, Dudley Eddie Wynn, 63, of 225 Arrowhead Drive, Dudley died Wednesday in the Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Haskins Funeral Home & Cremations, LLC.

Events