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UMO Students Help Beautify Mount Olive (PHOTO GALLERY)

UMO Students Help Beautify Mount Olive (PHOTO GALLERY)

On Monday, over 230 first time, first year University of Mount Olive students completed a collective 462 hours of community service throughout the Town of Mount Olive.  The students were dispatched to various areas in the town to paint, stain, mulch, weed, create, cleanup, and landscape.  The students focused their efforts on several areas including…read more »

Workers Make Repairs Along Mount Olive Streets (PHOTOS)

Workers Make Repairs Along Mount Olive Streets (PHOTOS)

Last week, the Mount Olive Public Works and Water Department were busy locating some of the town’s old manhole locations that have been covered up over the years by street paving and maintenance.  This manhole was located at the corner of Breazeale Avenue and Henderson Street. It was under 14 inches of asphalt and will…read more »

New Mount Olive Fall Festival Seeks Cook Teams, Sponsors

New Mount Olive Fall Festival Seeks Cook Teams, Sponsors

Pickles, pork barbecue, and local craft beer, live bluegrass music, antique tractors and the Pickle Train. If all of this sounds like a fun way to spend a Saturday, mark your calendars for Saturday, November 20 in downtown Mount Olive. Organizers are planning the first ever Pickles, Pigs & Swigs to benefit the Mount Olive…read more »

Closings For Independence Day

Closings For Independence Day

The following schedule changes will be taking place this week in observance of Independence Day: Goldsboro City Government Offices will be closed Monday, July 5, 2021 in observance of Independence Day. Monday’s solid waste routes in the city will be collected Wednesday, July 7. County of Wayne Government Offices will be closed Monday, July 5,…read more »

Mount Olive Reports Sewer Water Discharge

Mount Olive Reports Sewer Water Discharge

The Town of Mount Olive reports it had a discharge of untreated sewer from inside the Town’s wastewater treatment plant at 408 Wilkins Farm Road. The spill was discovered on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at 4:10 P.M. and as of Thursday, June 3, 2021 at 6:30 P.M. had stopped. A total of 8,250 gallons has…read more »

Mount Olive Celebrates Its Seniors (PHOTO GALLERY)

Mount Olive Celebrates Its Seniors (PHOTO GALLERY)

Tuesday afternoon, graduating students from several area high schools took part in the senior parade that was hosted by the Town of Mount Olive.  The parade kicked off at 5:45 PM from Carver Elementary and made its way up Center Street.  Parents, friends and fellow students were lined along the roadway to cheer on their…read more »

Mount Olive Unveils New Town Mural (PHOTO GALLERY)

Mount Olive Unveils New Town Mural (PHOTO GALLERY)

Monday afternoon, a small crowd gathered at the Southern Bank parking lot at Center and Main streets in Mount Olive for the unveiling of the new Mount Olive Historical Wall.  Mayor Kenny Talton greeted the attendees and was followed by Grey Morgan who spoke about the Mainstream Focus.  Mount Olive Attorney Carrol Turner talked about…read more »

Mount Olive Reports Sanitary Sewer Overflow

Mount Olive Reports Sanitary Sewer Overflow

The Town of Mount Olive experienced a sanitary sewer overflow totaling approximately 270,000 gallons inside the Town’s wastewater treatment plant on Wednesday, March 31, 2021. This overflow was discovered at 8:00 P.M. and as of Thursday April 1, 2021 at 8:00 A.M. was still ongoing. The spill was the result of 1.6 inches of rainfall…read more »

Two Sewer Spills Reported In Mount Olive This Week

Two Sewer Spills Reported In Mount Olive This Week

The Town of Mount Olive has experienced a sanitary sewer overflow totaling approximately 66,000 gallons inside the Town’s wastewater treatment plant on Friday, March 19, 2021. This overflow was discovered at 10:30 A.M. and as of Friday March 19, 2021 at 4:30 P.M. is still ongoing. The spill was the result of 1.25 inches of…read more »

Mount Olive Announces Wastewater Discharge

Mount Olive Announces Wastewater Discharge

The Town of Mount Olive reports it had a discharge of untreated sewer from inside the Town’s wastewater treatment plant at 408 Wilkins Farm Road. The spill was discovered on Saturday, February 13, at 7:30 P.M. and was still ongoing as of Sunday, February 14, at 4:30 P.M. and. A total of 441,000 gallons had…read more »

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