Wayne County Newswire (Page 3)

Wayne County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wayne County, NC. (Page 3)

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  1. Commissioners expected to approve plans Tuesday for new 911 call centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    In this file photo, commissioners Bill Pate, left, Joe Gurley, right, and Joe Daughtery, center, vote during a meeting of the Wayne County Board of Commissioners. Commissioners plan to pay cash for the approximately $3.8 million 911 call center to be located on an 18.7-acre vacant lot between the county Facilities Services Office and the animal shelter.

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  2. Police: 33 rounds fired at house Sunday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... 8:15 p.m. and nobody was injured then, either. Anyone with information about this crime, or any other crime in Wayne County is asked to call or text Crime Stoppers at 919-735-2255, or submit information at tipsubmit.com.

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  3. Wanted: Sheriff's office looking for three men wanted on separate chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    The Wayne County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in finding three wanted men, each with various outstanding warrants or orders for their arrest. Deromie Lee Bizzell, 26, is wanted for two counts of possession with intent to sell or deliver cocaine, sell cocaine, deliver cocaine and reckless driving to endanger.

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  4. City to discuss Herman Park CenterRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 4 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... approval, through the N.C. Local Government Commission, to enter into a $3 million, 15-year loan agreement with Wayne County for construction of a new multisport complex on Oak Forest Road. The city is also seeking LGC approval to finance the ...

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  5. ACA or not, thousands suffer without MedicaidRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 4 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... a year, they can can get a subsidy. But if they make less than $7,000, they do not qualify for the subsidy." Wayne County residents who make less than 100 percent of the federal poverty line -- that is $11,770 a year for one person in a household; ...

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  6. Sex offenders charged in separate casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    The Wayne County Sheriff's Office arrested two sex offenders for separate offenses after one used Facebook and the other failed to report to the sheriff's office for a mandatory in-person appearance. The N.C. State Bureau of Investigation mailed Coller a mandatory in-person appearance letter, which requires that he report to the county sheriff's office and return the letter within three business days.

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  7. Wanted man fights cops while broken down on the side of the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    A man is facing a litany of charges after allegedly fighting sheriff's deputies when they tried to serve warrants on him while his car was broken down on the side of the highway Wednesday. According to an incident report filed with the Wayne County Sheriff's Office, deputy Albert Wood and Sgt.

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  8. Retiring 'Mr. Ed' reflects on a lifetime of bargainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    ... on Goldsboro Street in Wilson. Soon after, a realtor found them a 33,000-square-foot warehouse near the Wilson-Wayne County line where they sold items for several years. Cindy oversaw about 20 vendors, and 'we did fantastic there,' she said. She ...

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  9. Vacant house fire sends one alleged squatter to burn unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... that two other occupants of the house made it outside on their own and were taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital by Wayne County EMS for treatment of smoke inhalation. The fire started because one occupant of the house, Melvin Wax, was burning leaves ...

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  10. Carolina Games Summit returns to GoldsboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... a university identification is required. Also on Saturday, an afterparty will be held at the Arts Council of Wayne County 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., and a Carolina Games Summit meetup will be from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Goldsboro Brew Works, for adults age ...

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  11. ACA repeal with no new plan could hurt Wayne CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... likely see an increase in patients seeking treatment who do not have insurance. "Some uninsured residents of Wayne County are out of the work force, between 55 and 65, and private health insurance is out of reach," Craig said. "But they have medical ...

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  12. Man charged with stealing church guitarRead the original story

    Friday Jan 27 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    Authorities arrested a man Tuesday accused of stealing a bass guitar from a church, according to a Wayne County Sheriff's Office press release. Joseph Edward Joyner-Sturgeon, 21, of 105 Miller St., is charged with obtaining property by false pretense, larceny and possession of stolen goods/property.

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  13. Al King among those honored at Chamber of Commerce awards banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    Former Goldsboro Mayor Al King speaks after being named the recipient of the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce's Cornerstone Award Thursday night. From left: Chamber Ambassador of the Year Jeremy May, Cornerstone Award winner Al King, and Kathy Cornelison of Carolina Pine Country Store, winner of the Small Business of the Year Award.

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  14. Base/Community Council discuss common interestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... is a big deal." The quarterly Base/Community Council meetings are a mixture of updates on base, Goldsboro and Wayne County projects and events and a chance for base and community leaders to socialize. Also speaking were Col. Scovill Currin, vice ...

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  15. New reading initiative launchedRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 26 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... existing programs in North Carolina in Gaston, Mecklenburg, Moore and Wake counties and another new program in Wayne County. The campaign addresses three underlying challenges that impact the reading success of young children, especially those from ...

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  16. If guilty, alleged guitar thief will face the musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    Authorities arrested a man Tuesday accused of stealing a bass guitar from a church, according to a Wayne County Sheriff's Office press release. Joseph Edward Joyner-Sturgeon, 21, of 105 Miller St., is charged with obtaining property by false pretense, larceny and possession of stolen goods/property.

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  17. NAACP concerned by police chief's post on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... "As a leader in the city of Goldsboro, a department head, I think that is disrespectful to the citizens of Wayne County and the citizens of the city of Goldsboro and people working up under him," Barnes said. "I don't think it was something that was ...

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  18. Sign of honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    Bill Boyd holds a sign as he talks about his hopes to get a street named after Dan Bullock, the youngest soldier killed in the Vietnam War, Friday at the Wayne County Veterans Services Office. Bill Boyd talks about his hopes to get a street named after Dan Bullock, the youngest soldier killed in the Vietnam War, Friday at the Wayne County Veterans Services Office Five years ago, as Boyd knelt at the graveside of a fallen Marine in Elmwood Cemetery, he could not take his eyes off of the carved month, day and year because that same day ---- Dec. 21, 1953, amid the Korean War ---- Marine Corps Sgt.

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  19. Arnold Jones sentencing continuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... gave, offered and promised cases of beer and $100 to Federal Bureau of Investigations task force officer and Wayne County Sheriff's Office deputy Matt Miller in an attempt to get him to obtain copies of text messages between his wife and another ...

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  20. Leaders respond to state marchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... Issues ranged from equal pay to availability of health care, as well as equality for the LGBT community. Wayne County representatives to the General Assembly held varying opinions about the implications the state and national demonstrations held, ...

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