Lenoir County Newswire (Page 2)

Lenoir County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lenoir County, NC. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 516 in Lenoir County, NC

  1. Hugo firefighter dies from aneurysmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | Kinston Free Press

    ... but I'm comfortable again with where my life has taken me." Condolences and remarks of support mirrored across Lenoir County and beyond, as other fire departments and firefighters chimed in with the refrains, "Rest easy" and "We'll take it from ...

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  2. KDPS makes drug arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | Kinston Free Press

    On Wednesday, officers from the Kinston Department of Public Safety, with the assistance of the Lenoir County Sheriff's Office, served a warrant at 1202 Ferndale Lane as part of a continuing drug investigation. Officers seized felony amounts of cocaine in addition to a firearm, police said.

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  3. Kinston man arrested on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WCTI

    According to a press release from the Kinston Department of Public Safety, the Kinston Police Department and the Lenoir County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at 1202 Ferndale Lane in Kinston. Officers arrested Jack Raines and charged him with the following felony charges: Officials seized felony amounts of cocaine in addition to a firearm.

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  4. Lenoir County Council on Aging hosts celebration for Older Americans Month at Woodmen Comm...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Kinston Free Press

    "Every year, we want to recognize all of our seniors because they have done a lot for us to get here," Betsey Griffin, program coordinator at the Lenoir County Council on Aging, said. The Council on Aging partnered with the Woodmen Community Center to provide information, lunch and a fun day for seniors in Lenoir County.

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  5. Reece Gardner: Things are happening in Kinston, Lenoir CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Kinston Free Press

    ... Greg Thompson, and many others. This expanded coverage gives us a greater opportunity to promote Kinston and Lenoir County to all of Eastern North Carolina, and we truly have a lot to promote. Just look at our many eateries, such as Chef and the ...

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  6. Retail Spotlight: New DWI assessment and treatment center in KinstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 8 | Kinston Free Press

    ... 1999 in Pitt County, where she worked for Pitt County Mental Health for 26 years. She began practicing in Lenoir County in 2012. "There's no excuse; if you can drink and drug all day you can go find a job, but you've got to get your thinking, your ...

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  7. Home building: South Lenoir students build a houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 8 | Kinston Free Press

    ... of one house each school year for at least 30 years. "It's called a 'live project.' We are very fortunate Lenoir County lets us do this," he said. "It gives them a real-life work environment and they have to learn to work as individuals and as a ...

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  8. Hanks: Kudos to Haynie, Quinerly and CoplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | Kinston Free Press

    The next time you want to complain about how the young folks of Kinston aren't doing anything to make their city better, consider the good work that is going on: HAYNIE'S TIE DRIVE: As you saw on the front page of today's Free Press and at Kinston.com , 2013 Kinston High School graduate Keith Haynie , is conducting a tie drive to outfit every male in Lenoir County with neckwear for their high school graduation next month. But I want to say this much in this space - I'm beyond impressed with the hearts of young men like Haynie, who put others before themselves.

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  9. Former Kinston High School student is leading a drive for Lenoir County studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | Kinston Free Press

    You can help Lenoir County students have a new tie for graduation by dropping it off at the following locations: You can help Lenoir County students have a new tie for graduation by dropping it off at the following locations: For more information on how to help, contact Keith Haynie at 252-525-5063 or direct message him on Twitter at @BeAHaynie. Haynie, a Kinston High School graduate who is wrapping up his junior year at UNC Charlotte, has started a drive to collect ties for boys in the graduating Class of 2016 throughout Lenoir County.

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  10. Crowds pack Kinston for barbecue festival Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | Kinston Free Press

    ... member of multiple community boards, including the Friends of the Homeless Shelter board of directors, Kinston-Lenoir County Boys & Girls Club board of directors, Lenoir County Community Fund board, and others. "Thank you to the mayor and city ...

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  11. May is Older Americans MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Kinston Free Press

    "This month is not in recognition of what they need from us, it is not a recognition what we can do for them, it is a recognition and gratefulness for what they have contributed, where they have brought us today and what they have done over their lifetimes," Mineko Holloway, executive director of the Lenoir County Council on Aging, said. This year, the Council on Aging is hosting a picnic celebration at the Woodman Community Center and a walk at the North Carolina State Veterans' Home.

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  12. Strawberry season in full swing this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Kinston Free Press

    ... the farm for $1.75 a pound. The farm provides containers but guests can bring their own as well. The Kinston-Lenoir County Farmers Market sells T.C. Smith strawberries on Saturdays and Tuesdays downtown at the Farmer's Market. Many farmers are ...

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  13. Region 10 Division I tournament to be held at Grainger Stadium May 7-11Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Kinston Free Press

    ... day at 2 p.m. With the tournament also coinciding with the annual BBQ Neuse Festival this weekend, Kinston-Lenoir County Parks and Recreation director Bill Ellis said this will be a great time to be in the area. "It's going to be a big weekend in ...

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  14. The fallout from Apples stock plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Kinston Free Press

    ... doubles and a home run. South Lenoir is undefeated in conference play, winning its eight games by a... The Lenoir County Board of Education went on a promotion spree Monday night, making five new appointments within the school system. If your family ...

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  15. Smith: The organic feel of high school athletics Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Kinston Free Press

    ... Capps mean a lot to the fans of their college and pro teams, but it's an indescribable feeling to Kinston and Lenoir County residents. They've seen these players (and many others I don't have space to list) grow, hone their skills and interact with ...

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  16. Public Safety Roundup: Man taken to hospital after possible overdose, bottle mislabelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Kinston Free Press

    Police responded with Lenoir County EMS to the 1900 block of Rouse Road around 12:32 p.m. Saturday because a man may have overdosed on Xanax. "Upon arrival, met with EMS personnel and were given a prescription bottle containing 37 Xanax pills," Kinston Department of Public Safety spokesman Woody Spencer said.

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  17. Lenoir County School Board appoints five new central office, principal jobs Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Kinston Free Press

    Frances Herring: Promoted from director of instructional curriculum to associate superintendent Former principal at Contentnea Savannah K8 School Was an attorney before sh...

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  18. Motorcycle club gifts display case to fire museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | Kinston Free Press

    It's like historical preservation by way of "Storage Wars," but not quite - a storage company asked Billy "Bubba" Hoffman to clear out the unit where he found a serviceable display case. He, Jimmy "Slim" Jones and the Lenoir County chapter of the Ghost Riders Motorcycle Club donated the case Monday to Caswell No.

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  19. Lenoir County prepares for budget seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Kinston Free Press

    While the Lenoir County Commissioners prepare for this year's budget, members of county departments are bringing their concerns and requests forward. Monday, Lenoir County Public Schools Superintendent Brent Williams spoke to the council about the schools' budget and the difficulties the school system is facing.

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  20. Lenoir County Board of Elections moves two precinctsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Kinston Free Press

    Kinston Four (K-4) Precinct has been moved out of Northwest Elementary School and into Tanglewood Church of God, 2103 Rouse Road The Woodington Precinct has been moved out of Woodington Mid...

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