Local News

 
Goldsboro Widening Project Requires Temporary Detour

Goldsboro Widening Project Requires Temporary Detour

The ongoing widening of North William Street will require a monthlong detour for drivers headed south onto U.S. 117. The detour tentatively will start Saturday. With rain in Saturday’s forecast, however, the N.C. Department of Transportation contractor may push back the closure and detour to start Sunday or Monday, when it’s dry again. When the…

Local Sports

 
UMO Field Hockey Earns the Win

UMO Field Hockey Earns the Win

The Wingate University Field Hockey team on Saturday faceoff with the UMO woman’s Field Hockey in action . Both teams battle hard up and down the field trying to beat each other in action play. At the end of the game, UMO managed to pull out a win over Wingate with a 4 to 2…

Crime

Teen Shot Overnight, Adult Charged

Teen Shot Overnight, Adult Charged

A teen was shot and suspect is in custody in an overnight shooting on Center Street. Early Sunday morning, officers with the Goldsboro Police Department heard several gunshots coming from the vicinity of S. Center St. A ShotSpotter alert led officers to the 400 block of S. Center St., where they made contact with a…

Education

NCCCS and WCC Announces Partnership with SunTree Snacks to Provide Customized Training

NCCCS and WCC Announces Partnership with SunTree Snacks to Provide Customized Training

The N.C. Community College System (NCCCS) today announces its partnership with SunTree Snack Foods LLC to provide customized training through Wayne Community College to help fill 94 jobs that the company’s new manufacturing facility will create in Wayne County. “North Carolina has a strong history of food product manufacturing,” said NCCCS Interim President Dr. William Carver. “Wayne County is fortunate to…

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

Lyndus N. Frederick

Lyndus N. Frederick

September 22, 2022, 75, Goldsboro – Ms. Lyndus N. Frederick, 75, has gained her place with her Heavenly Father on Thursday, September 22, 2022, at the Yanceyville Health & Rehabilitation Center, Yanceyville, NC Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Services of caring, compassionate, and distinguished class entrusted to J.B Rhodes Funeral Home & Cremations of…

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