Duplin County Newswire

Duplin County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Duplin County, NC.

Results 1 - 20 of 98 in Duplin County, NC

  1. Census: North Carolinaa s population getting older, more diverseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Courier-Tribune

    ... for about 21.3 percent. The Hispanic population grew by 127,000 statewide since 2010, to an estimated 932,221. Duplin County in the eastern part of the state has the largest proportion of Hispanics, at 21.9 percent, while Gates County in the ...

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  2. FRF: Beulaville officer aims to help others Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... Gave away food and school supplies, worked strongly with the community watch. Three of my nine years at the Duplin County Sheriff's Office was as a school resource officer at North Duplin and East Duplin high schools. I really enjoyed that. Six of ...

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  3. Area airports receive $12 million in state fundsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    The Duplin County Airport will receive $4 million for runway widening and improved lighting while the Kinston Regional Airport will get $8 million for runway and taxiway repaving. They are among the 11 airports across North Carolina that will receive funding following the approval of $35.4 million in state funding for aviation projects by the N.C. Board of Transportation.

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  4. Preserving for future use -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | The Sampson Independent

    ... the series will continue with a workshop on meat and poultry, set for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 15, at Duplin County Extension Office, 165 Agriculture Drive, Kenansville. Johnson said this class is gaining interest because of weather events ...

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  5. Classes dismissed for last time at a olda Dixon Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 9 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Dixon Middle School student Kelsey Rochelle headed out for summer break as a Mariner and will return in the fall as a Bulldog.

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  6. Bladen County Democrats to meet June 10 -Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 4 | Bladen Journal

    ... Francisco Rivas-Diaz and 9th Congressional District Democratic Chairman Cynthia Wallace. Diaz is a resident of Duplin County, and prior to becoming chair of the 7th district, he was elected as vice chair for the Duplin County Democratic Party and ...

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  7. Duplin County Memorial Day service planned for todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Kinston Free Press

    Duplin County and the Duplin County Historical Society will unveil and dedicate a granite monument as a permanent memorial to the men from Duplin County who died in World War I. The ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 26, 2017, on the south grounds of the Duplin County Courthouse in Kenansville. All members of the families of the WWI dead will be honored as special guests, and all military veterans will be recognized.

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  8. Duplin to honor World War I deadRead the original story

    May 20, 2017 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    Duplin County and the Duplin County Historical Society will unveil and dedicate a granite monument as a permanent memorial to the men from Duplin County who died in World War I. The ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 26 on the south grounds of the courthouse in Kenansville. All members of the families of World War I dead will be honored as special guests, and all military veterans will be recognized.

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  9. Tony Rivenbark on "1on1 with Jon Evans" podcastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... card that day. On it he wrote "I do a mean Charleston", referring to dancing talents developed as a child in Duplin County. Rivenbark had started taking dance lessons from a man in Clinton, about 15 miles from the Rivenbark family home in Warsaw. ...

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  10. Wayne County Schools recognizes beginning teacher of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... This is Scrufari's third year in the classroom, his first at Spring Creek. He spent the two previous years in Duplin County, at Rose Hill Magnolia Elementary School. A 2011 graduate of Wayne Early/Middle College High School, he attended ...

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  11. Feces From Hog Farming Is Poisoning Black Communities in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... with foods like bacon. In his latest documentary, What the Health , Andersen interviews several locals in Duplin County, North Carolina, where many of these waste lagoons reside, and hogs outnumber residents 40 to one. "My dad lives there, and I ...

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  12. Cooperative Extension helps farmers search for alternative enterprises -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Sampson Independent

    Change is continuous in farming. Prices, farm programs, trade policies, technology, markets, and consumer preferences all change continuously, just to name some of the causes.

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  13. Food, fantasy, fiction and politicsRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... Carolina authors about their favorite foods and eating experiences. He opens his essay with a memory of food Duplin County neighbors brought to his family's house when his great uncle died. "People showing up heavy-laden with food to the homes of ...

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  14. Sampson, Duplin students earn honors -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | The Sampson Independent

    ... contributions and other interest. The award is determined by faculty from the Tillman School of Business. Two Duplin County students were recognized for their achievements at the University of Mount Olive's Annual Awards Ceremony. Among those ...

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  15. Area unemployment rates decrease Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... down from 5.6 in February. There were 1,523 unemployed in its labor force of 30,889, according to the data. Duplin County's unemployment rate decreased from 5.2 percent in February to 4.8 in March. According to the data, the county had 1,321 ...

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  16. Martin: Food, fantasy, fiction and politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Daily Dispatch

    ... Lockhart are some of the contributors. My favorite is Kenan himself. He opens his essay with a memory of food Duplin County neighbors brought to his family's house when his great-uncle died. "People showing up heavy-laden with food to the homes of ...

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  17. Food, fantasy, fiction, and politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    ... Lockhart are some of the contributors. My favorite is Kenan himself. He opens his essay with a memory of food Duplin County neighbors brought to his family's house when his great uncle died. "People showing up heavy-laden with food to the homes of ...

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  18. Bookwatch: Food faves of top Tar Heel authorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    ... pie." These are the foods award-winning writer Kenan remembers being brought to his family's house by his Duplin County neighbors when his great uncle died. His remembrance is just one of the many writings about food that Kenan has collected from ...

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  19. Toys for Tots, gospel event coming to Roseboro Park -Read the original story

    May 1, 2017 | The Sampson Independent

    ... and Newton Grove. Jones said representatives are currently in areas such as Garland and Roseboro. Children in Duplin County will also be assisted by the organization. Jones stated that volunteers are needed for Autryville, Harrells, Newton Grove, ...

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  20. Ka ville chosen as site for traveling museum projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | The Sampson Independent

    The North Carolina Humanities Council has chosen six cultural sites throughout rural North Carolina to host the 2018 Museum on Main Street project, a collaboration with the Smithsonian Institute Traveling Exhibition Service . One of them is in neighboring Duplin County.

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