Thursday, January 28, 2021

Local News

 
Remote Learning Day For All WCPS Students On Thursday

Remote Learning Day For All WCPS Students On Thursday

Due to the threat of icy conditions impacting roadways in the morning, Thursday, January 28, will be a Remote Day for all Wayne County Public Schools students. All non-essential personnel should report to their work-sites two-hours beyond their normal starting time. Any staff member who believes roadways in their area are unsafe to travel in…

Local Sports

 
Girls Basketball: Southern Wayne Takes Down J.H. Rose

Girls Basketball: Southern Wayne Takes Down J.H. Rose

Southern Wayne pulled out another win on Tuesday night against J.H. Rose. The Saints toppled J.H. Rose 45-43. Two players for the Saints had double-doubles in the win. Jamaiya Bass led the Saints in scoring with 14 points and 10 rebounds, while JaMaya Leach had 10 points and 11 rebounds. Ty’Lisha Maye contributed 11 points…

Crime

Illegal Gaming Investigation Leads To Another Arrest

Illegal Gaming Investigation Leads To Another Arrest

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office and Goldsboro Police Department teamed with North Carolina Alcohol Law Enforcement for an investigation into the illegal activities of gaming establishments in and around Goldsboro. On January 13th, members of the sheriff’s office and ALE agents served a search warrant at Arcade 581 on the 200 block of Highway 581…

Education

Remote Learning Day For All WCPS Students On Thursday

Remote Learning Day For All WCPS Students On Thursday

Due to the threat of icy conditions impacting roadways in the morning, Thursday, January 28, will be a Remote Day for all Wayne County Public Schools students. All non-essential personnel should report to their work-sites two-hours beyond their normal starting time. Any staff member who believes roadways in their area are unsafe to travel in…

Government

City Council Plans To Hear From Three District 1 Candidates

City Council Plans To Hear From Three District 1 Candidates

Three candidates are vying to fill a vacancy on the Goldsboro City Council. At Tuesday’s council meeting, City Manager Tim Salmon announced the three residents that were hoping to be the new District 1 representative. Hiawatha Jones, Washea Lancaster and Yvonnia Moore all submitted their names for consideration for the open council seat. Jones, Lancaster…

Obituaries

Judy Hinson Hines

Judy Hinson Hines

January 24, 2021, 72, Mount Olive – Judy Hinson Hines, life-long resident of the Mount Olive area, passed away early Sunday morning, January 24, 2021 at Vidant Duplin Hospital. She was 72. Mrs. Hines will be remembered for her having been a teacher’s assistant and after school instructor at the North Duplin Schools. She worshipped…

Events