Friday, September 18, 2020

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WCPS Weighs Potential Reopening Of Elementary Schools

WCPS Weighs Potential Reopening Of Elementary Schools

Wayne County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. James Merrill shared the following memo with WCPS staff on Thursday following Gov. Roy Coopers announcement regarding reopening elementary schools in the state: Today Governor Cooper announced that public school districts will have the option to move to “Plan A” for grades K-5 as early as October 5. The…

Crime

GPD Units Make Meth Arrest During Patrol

GPD Units Make Meth Arrest During Patrol

Goldsboro Police make a meth arrest while patrolling near a local hotel.  Tuesday evening, officers with the GPD’s Gang Suppression Unit and Selective Enforcement Unit were conducting a foot patrol near the Econo Lodge on the 700 block of Corporate Drive.  Two individuals were charged as a result of an investigation in the parking lot…

Education

WCPS Weighs Potential Reopening Of Elementary Schools

WCPS Weighs Potential Reopening Of Elementary Schools

Wayne County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. James Merrill shared the following memo with WCPS staff on Thursday following Gov. Roy Coopers announcement regarding reopening elementary schools in the state: Today Governor Cooper announced that public school districts will have the option to move to “Plan A” for grades K-5 as early as October 5. The…

Government

City Reports Discharge Of Roughly 1 Million Gallons Of Wastewater

City Reports Discharge Of Roughly 1 Million Gallons Of Wastewater

The City of Goldsboro says it discovered a discharge of untreated wastewater from a failed section of the sewer force main located at 1100 U.S. 70 West and U.S. 117 South.  After assessing the area surrounding the discharge and lift station pump data, it is estimated that roughly 1 million gallons was discharged to surrounding…

Obituaries

William “Shine” Edward Lane

William “Shine” Edward Lane

September 11, 77, Fremont William “Shine” Edward Lane, 77, of Fremont passed away Friday, September 11, 2020 at home surrounded by his family.   A graveside service will be held on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 3 p.m. at Barden Cemetery, 397 Pinkney Road, Fremont, NC.   The family will greet friends following the service. “Shine”…

Events