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Deadline Approaching For Summer Job Program For Youth In Wayne County

Deadline Approaching For Summer Job Program For Youth In Wayne County

The Wayne County Board of Commissioners announced that the Wayne County Summer Youth Employment Program is open for applications for the summer of 2022. The program opens paid work opportunities for high school and college students to learn valuable skills in local government, financial literacy and workplace training. Participants will work across the County in…read more »

New Existing Industry Director Named For Wayne County

New Existing Industry Director Named For Wayne County

Julie Graham will be the new Existing Industry Director for Wayne County beginning May 1, 2020. Graham currently serves as the HR/Business Manager for the North Carolina Global TransPark Region. Graham has worked in Industry for many years as an HR Manager, Business Manager, and Safety Manager. She has also served as Office and Business…read more »

Frost Advisory In Effect For Early Wednesday Morning In Wayne County

Frost Advisory In Effect For Early Wednesday Morning In Wayne County

(GDN) – The National Weather Service has issued a Frost Advisory in effect from 2:00 am to 9:00 am Wednesday for Wayne County and surrounding areas. Meteorologists say expect temperatures in the lower to mid 30s that may result in frost formation. Officials say be aware that frost could kill sensitive outdoor vegetation if left…read more »

NCDOT Gets The Green Light On US 70 Bypass To Become New Interstate 42

NCDOT Gets The Green Light On US 70 Bypass To Become New Interstate 42

The N.C. Department of Transportation has received federal approval to designate two bypass segments of U.S. 70 in Johnston, Wayne and Lenoir counties as Interstate 42. The announcement was made during a meeting of the I-42/U.S. 70 Corridor Commission in Smithfield. The commission, which advocates for improvements along this corridor east of Raleigh, includes elected…read more »

Athlete Of The Week: Ella Fox

Athlete Of The Week: Ella Fox

Ella Fox plays basketball and softball at Wayne Christian, and the decision to play multiple sports has paid off. And with the sophomore, the Eagles have done plenty of winning in both sports. On the basketball court, the sophomore led the Eagles with 16.5 points per game. The Eagles finished the regular season with a…read more »

Wayne County Awarded $750,000 For Neighborhood Revitalization

Wayne County Awarded $750,000 For Neighborhood Revitalization

Wayne County has been awarded $750,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds for the Neighborhood Revitalization Program. Commissioner Antonio Williams made a motion to apply for the grant during the October 5, 2021 meeting of the Wayne County Board of Commissioners after hearing of problems in the Dudley area. CDBG Neighborhood Revitalization funds are…read more »

Households Can Apply For Low-Income Energy Assistance Starting Dec. 1

Households Can Apply For Low-Income Energy Assistance Starting Dec. 1

Households in Wayne County with a person 60 or older or someone receiving disability benefits and services through the N.C. Division of Aging and Adult Services can apply for help covering the cost of heating their homes starting Wednesday, December 1, 2021. If your household meets the above criteria, currently receives Food and Nutrition Services…read more »

City, County Offices Closed For Thanksgiving

The following schedule changes will be taking place this week in observance of Thanksgiving: Goldsboro City Offices will be closed Thursday, November 25 and Friday, November 26. County of Wayne Government Offices closed Thursday, November 25, 2021 and Friday, November 26, 2021. Offices will re-open Monday, November 29, 2021 for normal business hours. All branches…read more »

Closings For Veterans Day

Closings For Veterans Day

The following schedule changes will be taking place today in observance of Veterans Day: Goldsboro City Offices will be closed on Thursday, November 11, 2021. County of Wayne Government Offices closed Thursday, November 11, 2021. Offices will re-open Friday, November 12, 2021 for normal business hours. All branches of the Wayne County Public Library closed…read more »

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