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Police said they are searching for two men who tied up a 3-year-old during an armed home invasion in Kinston.
Local dignitaries, along with the entire student body, gathered together to dedicate the new walking track at Contentnea-Savannah K-8 School on Wednesday.
More than a year after his son's death, a local man is still waiting on justice to be served.
The Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity will crown one of four men its Young Man of the Year in its annual Beautillion Saturday at Rochelle Middle School.
Eastern North Carolina is dressing up to go courting a bride with one of the largest dowries ever seen.
The average temperature in Kinston may have gone up in the last three years, but electric usage has gone down, thanks in part to the city's education of residents on how to conserve power.
At about 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, a black male wearing a mask entered the Crossroads Grocery at 1520 Hugo Road, Kinston.
Today, an event which could assist students and parents in preparing for college will take place at North Lenoir High School.
Deputies say three men came to a home outside of Kinston to steal drugs and money, the only problem was lawmen beat them to the drugs by several hours.
The following is a press release from the Lenoir County Sheriff's Office. Free Press Crime Reporter Wes Wolfe is currently working on a full story: On December 8 around 9 p.m., Lenoir County Sheriff's deputies received a tip from the Kinston Department of Public Safety that a person was in possession of a large amount of marijuana at 2832 Cherry ... (more)
Monday's Kinston City Council meeting was more than a swearing-in ceremony for Mayor B.J. Murphy and councilmen Robbie Swinson and Wynn Whittington - the winners of November's election.