Lenoir County Newswire (Page 4)

Lenoir County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lenoir County, NC. (Page 4)

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  1. Operation Medicine DropRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    ... prescriptions, over-the-counter medications and veterinary medications. The Kinston Police Department, the Lenoir County Sheriff's Department, and Lenoir County's Safe Kids organization will be sponsoring a local Operation Medicine Drop Take Back ...

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  2. 'This issue impacts all of us'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    On a warm October afternoon, more than 20 people sat around a tables arranged in a u-shape at the Woodmen Community Center to discuss a national issue that has found it's way into Lenoir County – opioids and opioid addiction. “This issue impacts all of us in Lenoir County.

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  3. Pets of the Week Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    ... boy, makes a very great cat. Very calm and loving. All of these animals are available for adoption from the Lenoir County SPCA, located at 2455 Rouse Rd. Ext in Kinston. The Shelter is open noon to 4pm. Monday through Saturday and can be reached at ...

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  4. Felony larceny: Man charged with stealing $2,400 in tires and rims Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    ... or others, they are asked to call the Kinston Police Dept. at 252-939-3160, the TIPS LINE at 252-939-4020, or Lenoir County Crime Stoppers at 252-523-4444.

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  5. Election signs are popping up everywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    ... who appreciate the craft of sign making and a personal touch on a local level, he said.  Dana King, Lenoir County Board of Election director, said there is usually no problems in Kinston and Lenoir County with the placement of election signs ...

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  6. Tuna Run 200 Returns to Lenoir CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    The Tuna Run 200 will return to Lenoir County on Friday, Oct. 20 at 8 p.m. through Saturday, Oct. 21, at 4:30 a.m. The race starts just outside of Raleigh and runs through Eastern North Carolina to finish in Atlantic Beach. Residents who live along the route are asked to secure their dogs while runners come through the area.

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  7. Early Voting kicks of in Lenoir CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    The gymnasium is one of two places in Lenoir County voters can visit to cast their ballot in the 2017 municipal elections over the next two weeks. The early voting period officially kicked off Thursday.

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  8. Final construction phase triggers extension of Wood Ducks' leaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    ... said, adding the organization was trying to expand the experience for their fans. Bill Ellis, former Kinston-Lenoir County Parks and Recreation director, said the bids were approved this week and demolition of a small building in the stadium where ...

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  9. 4 things you need to know about Lenoir County early voting Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    One stop voting begins today. Here are four things you might need to know before you head to the polls. The Lenoir County Board of Elections will be opening three sites for early voting this year, the Board of Elections Meeting Room, 110-C S. ...

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  10. Scam: Driver robbed while helping man lying in the road Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    On Tuesday morning, a Lenoir County was driving in the area of McDaniels and East Shine Street. The driver told officers that he saw a male subject in the roadway and stopped to help.

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  11. Innovative farming ideas could mean grant fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    Farmers in Lenoir County with innovative ideas for agriculture projects may have an opportunity to get up to $10,000 in funding.  NC AgVentures, a North Carolina Cooperative Extension program, provides grants to farmers in the state who have new ideas that will increase farm profits.  The program, which is supported by the NC Tobacco Trust Fund Commission, will award a minimum of 20 grants this year to agriculturally dependent farm families in Lenoir, Forsyth, Stokes, Surry, Rockingham, Yadkin, Guilford, Martin, Wilson, Pitt, Edgecombe, Nash, Sampson, Duplin, Wayne, Harnett, Greene, Johnston counties.  Tammy Kelly, Lenoir County extension director, said most of the grants applied for in Lenoir County were for agritourism projects.The funding used to be known as Rural Advancement Grants, but it has changed to more of a regional grant opportunity through NC AgVenture, she ... (more)

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  12. School board to meet to discuss facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    The Lenoir County Board of Education will meet for a work session Thursday to continue its discussion about school facilities and their usage. The work session will be the third in a series of discussions by the board as it considers how to better use the extra space the district has.

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  13. Alleged Carver Court shooter soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    ... ation, they are asked to call the Kinston Police Department at 252-939-3160, the TIPS LINE at 252-939-4020, or Lenoir County Crime Stoppers at 252-523-444.

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  14. ENC Food, Brew 'n Que, Ironclad races highlight busy week in Kinston areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    ... arts and crafts, local businesses, VisitKinston's ENC BBQ tasting tent and live entertainment. The Kinston-Lenoir County Chamber of Commerce, along with Visit Kinston's ENC BBQ Trail, Lenoir County Cooperative Extension, Lenoir County Parks and ...

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  15. First hand fire safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    When it comes to talking about fire safety, the Kinston Fire Dept. used to make trips to schools across Lenoir County to teach children how to prevent fires and how to react if their home catches on fire.

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  16. Rebuilding after a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    ... basins flooded. A year removed from rain, flood waters and sandbags, daily life is back to normal for many in Lenoir County, but not all. A year ago, Joe Hargitt, owner of King's Restaurant, woke up to a text message telling him he had less than a ...

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  17. Global Transpark hosts Manufacturing Day expoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    ... found out, quite outdated. "It's a whole different world today and I think we need to educate our kids," said Lenoir County Economic Development director Mark Pope. As he spoke, more than 800 high school students Lenoir, Jones,Greene, Wayne and ...

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  18. Cause, manner of death released in case of inmate who died in jail custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... in the case until he has time to adequately devote to it. He is currently preparing for a homicide trial in Lenoir County. Parker was arrested Saturday, May 20, after deputies responded to a call of a possible breaking and entering in progress. ...

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  19. New partnership created to address teacher shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    ... are facing the greatest teaching shortages, particularly in rural and semi-rural areas, the release said. A Lenoir County school official said the hope is that the students will stay in the school district after they arrive. "We are so excited to ...

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  20. New Parks & Rec director helped build programs he now overseesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    Galen Treble, may not have realized when he graduated from college he was destined to help shape a lot of lives in Kinston and Lenoir County. But for the past 33 years he has helped guide and provide first jobs to many youths in the area.

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