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Cycle NC Riders Stop In Mount Olive (PHOTO GALLERY)

Cycle NC Riders Stop In Mount Olive (PHOTO GALLERY)

Mount Olive and the surrounding area were able to show off for hundreds of bicyclists on Friday.  The Town of Mount Olive’s historic train depot served as rest stop for Cycle NC’s annual Mountains to the Coast ride.  The cyclists left Sparta, NC on October 2nd and concluded their ride in North Topsail Beach on…read more »

WCC Classes To Be Held At Dillard/Goldsboro Alumni Facility

WCC Classes To Be Held At Dillard/Goldsboro Alumni Facility

Wayne Community College is collaborating with Dillard/Goldsboro Alumni and Friends to offer classes. “This partnership is a result of leaders of Dillard/Goldsboro Alumni reaching out to see how the college could assist them in promoting the use of their new computer lab space that was donated by private businesses,” said Renita Allen Dawson, WCC vice…read more »

Baseball: Post 11’s Season Comes To An End

Baseball: Post 11’s Season Comes To An End

Down 6-0 after the first inning, Wayne County Post 11 battled hard to come back against Rowan County Post 342. And despite a valiant effort and having the tying run at the plate, Wayne County could not complete the comeback as Rowan County held off Wayne County 7-4, which marked the end of Wayne County’s…read more »

UMO Student, Turned Faculty Member, Provides Scholarship Opportunity

UMO Student, Turned Faculty Member, Provides Scholarship Opportunity

Bronda Walker grew up in a middle-class, Christian family with two older brothers and two younger sisters.  Her father, who only completed the third grade, became a self-made, successful businessman, who owned his own construction company. Her mother, the youngest of nine children, graduated from high school, got married, and did the books for the…read more »

Rotarians Celebrate Scholarships, 4-H Rotoractors, New Officers

Rotary of Mount Olive celebrated the Henderson Scholarships with two new winners and their families on Thursday June 3, 2021, at the Sleep Inn. Presented by Principal EJ Cromartie, went to Ariyona Core and Kiara Kornegay. Ariyona and Kiara will receive $2,000 each year for two years in college. Both soon to be college students…read more »

Baseball: Princeton Advances To Second Round Of 1A Playoffs

Baseball: Princeton Advances To Second Round Of 1A Playoffs

Written by Laieke Abebe   TARBORO — Defense and timely pitching got the job done for Princeton in the opening round of the N.C Carolina High School Athletic Association 1A playoffs. The eleventh-seeded Bulldogs went on the road and took down sixth-seeded Tarboro, 5-1 on Tuesday evening at Municipal Stadium. It’s a big victory for…read more »

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