Lenoir County Newswire (Page 5)

Lenoir County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lenoir County, NC. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 3,269 in Lenoir County, NC

  1. Carver Courts reveals community improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    Carver Court unveiled the new playground and parking areas to the community during a ribbon cutting ceremony hosted by the Kinston-Lenoir County Chamber of Commerce. The improvements make the community more livable and more convenient for the residents, Rhonda Abbott, executive director of the Kinston Housing Authority, said.

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  2. New survey shows children healthier but poorerRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... states performed the worst. And the same economic trends continued on the county level. Between 2008 and 2012, Lenoir County's level of children in poverty rose from 29.5 percent to 36.6 percent, Greene County's rate rose from 27.7 percent to 35.9 ...

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  3. Two log trucks involved in Lenoir County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | WITN

    Two log trucks were involved in a crash this morning, with one of them ending up in a ditch and the other on the shoulder of the road.

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  4. Man sent to hospital after log truck accident near GriftonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | WCTI

    According to officials with the N.C. Highway Patrol, the log truck was traveling north on N.C. Hwy. 11 near the Pitt-Lenoir county line around 11:20 a.m. when another truck traveling westbound crossed into the log truck's lane and caused it to veer.

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  5. Cook Out taking steps to locate in Kinston Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... Woodmen Water Park have told him they would like a Cook Out come to Kinston and he believes it would do well. Lenoir County Manager Tony Sears said the plans include a 3,600-square-foot building with a double drive-thru. "Cook Out, I think, is a ...

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  6. iSTEM summer camp takes students outside the classroom to learnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    For the past three weeks, Lenoir County students from first to eighth grades have been participating in one-day-a-week summer camps where they learn about science, technology, engineering and math , but with a nature-oriented twist. Two grade levels attend the camp each day and each day starts with a trip to A Time for Science, 949 Contentnea Lane, Grifton.

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  7. Time of service at Mary's Kitchen is like worship to current volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... four to eight additional Sunday cooking teams, so a rotating schedule similar to Saturdays can be created. The Lenoir County Bar Association, Smithfield Packing, and Caswell Center have already stepped up to volunteer their time and adopt a few ...

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  8. Kinston-Lenoir County defeats Glen Allen 9-8 on Jones, Williams HRs in extrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    Jones hit the game-tying home run and Williams hit a walk-off dinger with two outs in the seventh inning, giving the Kinston-Lenoir County All-Stars a thrilling 9-8 victory over Glen Allen, Va. in the first round of the Babe Ruth League Southeast Region 12-year-old Major 60 tournament at Fairfield Park.

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  9. One dies in Hugo collision Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... west on Grifton-Hugo Road, ran the stop sign and was struck by a tan pickup truck heading north on Hugo Road. Lenoir County EMS took one of the drivers to Lenoir Memorial Hospital, while EastCare airlifted the other to Vidant Medical Center in ...

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  10. Baseball: MiLB stamp of approval would send pro baseball back to KinstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Sun Journal

    ... an "indoor concession area/restaurant" and additional parking. "The visitors' clubhouse is outdated," Kinston-Lenoir County Parks and Recreation Director Bill Ellis said. "So, we would do a new clubhouse, either for the visiting team or the home ...

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  11. Family of 7 loses homes to fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WCTI

    ... their price range. Contact Rocky at (252) 493-2653. As far as the cause of the fire, we've reached out to the Lenoir County Fire Marshal, but haven't been heard back.

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  12. Highway Patrol: Person killed in Lenoir County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WITN

    ... around 5:15 p.m. from the scene. This is the second fatal accident at or near a volunteer fire department in Lenoir County in less than two weeks. Back on July 10th a person was killed in a head-on crash in front of the Sandy Bottom Fire Department ...

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  13. Suspect arrested in Sunday homicide Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    Tuesday, 71-year-old Jack Davis Jr. died from a gunshot wound to the head at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Officers with the Kinston Department of Public Safety responded to the 600 block of Girl Scout Road around 11 p.m. Sunday to find Davis shot, and Lenoir County EMS transported him to Lenoir Memorial Hospital before he was sent to Vidant for further treatment.

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  14. Kinston man shot in head dies; suspect arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WRAL.com

    ... robbery with a dangerous weapon and larceny of a motor vehicle. He was being held without bond in the Lenoir County jail. Police didn't release other details of the case, such as a possible motive or what evidence links Torres to the crime, but they ...

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  15. MiLB stamp of approval would send pro baseball back to KinstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... an "indoor concession area/restaurant" and additional parking. "The visitors' clubhouse is outdated," Kinston-Lenoir County Parks and Recreation Director Bill Ellis said. "So, we would do a new clubhouse, either for the visiting team or the home ...

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  16. Local residents ready for a night out at the ballgameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... was one of the only things Kinston had that was really well-known." Lucy Marston, tourism director for Kinston-Lenoir County Visitors and Information Center, sees the city council's approval of the team as a step forward for Kinston. "I think the ...

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  17. MiLB stamp of approval would send pro baseball back to Kinston Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... an "indoor concession area/restaurant" and additional parking. "The visitors' clubhouse is outdated," Kinston-Lenoir County Parks and Recreation Director Bill Ellis said. "So, we would do a new clubhouse, either for the visiting team or the home ...

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  18. Closing Early: Walmart, LMH walking track closing during late-night hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... far as the shoplifting calls has been in the daytime." Laura Lee Sylvester, executive director of the Kinston-Lenoir County Chamber of Commerce, said she surmises there may not be a need for people to shop after midnight. "I have not heard this ...

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  19. National Weather Service reports Tuesday night storm damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | WCTI

    The National Weather Service office in Morhead City reports moderate, wide-spread damage from a line of severe thunderstorms that moved through several Eastern North Carolina Counties Tuesday night. In addition, Duke Progress Energy tells NewsChannel 12 power is out to 1500 customers in Craven County, 113 in Onslow County, 178 in Lenoir County, 17 in Greene County, 52 in Pitt County, and 58 in Beaufort County.

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  20. Severe Thunderstorm Warning for parts of the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | WITN

    A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Nash, Wayne, Greene, Lenoir and Pitt Counties until 9:15 pm. A strong thunderstorm is currently moving out of northern Wayne County and into Greene and Lenoir County.

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