Saturday, October 16, 2021

Local News

 
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Makes Donation For Breast Cancer Patients

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Makes Donation For Breast Cancer Patients

The Physical and Mental Health Committee of the Goldsboro Alumni Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., in honor of and support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month presented to Stacey Hill, Chemotherapy Supervisor at Southeast Medical Oncology Center,40 gift bags for patients receiving breast cancer treatment. The gift bags contained a facial compress, word-finder book,…

Local Sports

 
Volleyball: Goldsboro Wins Regular-Season Finale Against Eastern Wayne (PHOTO GALLERY)

Volleyball: Goldsboro Wins Regular-Season Finale Against Eastern Wayne (PHOTO GALLERY)

Goldsboro ended the regular season with a 25-11, 25-6, 25-15 win against Eastern Wayne in Neuse Six 2A Conference play on Thursday evening. The Cougars end the regular season with a 13-5 overall record, while Eastern Wayne finishes the season with a 3-13 record. Both teams will now prepare for the Neuse Six 2A Conference…

Crime

Suspect Arrested For Allegedly Setting Girlfriend On Fire

Suspect Arrested For Allegedly Setting Girlfriend On Fire

On Monday, the Duplin County Sheriff’s Office received a call for service in the Mount Olive area of Duplin County relating to a serious assault. The caller, a 47-year-old female, told dispatch her boyfriend, 64-year-old Raeford Bell, had doused her with rubbing alcohol and set her on fire. Owens had suffered severe burns over a…

Education

WCC’s Administrative Suite Named For Dr. Edward H. Wilson Jr.  (PHOTO GALLERY)

WCC’s Administrative Suite Named For Dr. Edward H. Wilson Jr. (PHOTO GALLERY)

A former Wayne Community College president receives a special honor at the local college.  Tuesday afternoon, the Dr. Edward H. Wilson Jr. Administrative Suite was unveiled at WCC. WCC Interim President Dr. Patty Pfeiffer says Wilson left a mark on the college and the local community, setting an “example that is rigorous for any successor…

Government

Early Voting Begins Today In Wayne County

Early Voting Begins Today In Wayne County

Early Voting for the November 2, 2021 Municipal & Sanitary District election begins today, Thursday, October 14. The only Early Voting location in Wayne County is the Wayne County Public Library, 1001 E. Ash Street in Goldsboro. Same Day Registration will be available during the Early Voting period with current proof of residency. See the…

Obituaries

Pamela M. Young

Pamela M. Young

October 13, 2021, 50, Goldsboro – Ms. Pamela M. Young, 50, passed on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at Wayne UNC Health Care, Goldsboro,NC. 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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