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News in Wayne County, North Carolina
Damaging winds, tornado confirmed during severe storms
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 14:55:30 -0800
A severe line of storms rumbled through North Carolina Friday afternoon producing damaging winds, vivid lightning, heavy rain and even some damaging hail.
Wayne County families cleaning up after tornado
Sun, 23 Feb 2014 14:21:18 -0800
One day after a tornado touched down near his family's hog farm in Wayne County, Grantham resident Corey Bryan spent much of the day Saturday trying to salvage belongings and memories from a leveled mobile home.
Wayne Co. woman arrested on meth charges
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 08:01:59 -0800
A Wayne County man was arrested on meth charges in Goldsboro.
Lawmakers answer questions, outline positions at Thursday forum
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:25:36 -0800
The lawmakers who represent Craven County in the North Carolina General Assembly told teachers, system leaders and county officials in New Bern Thursday that kinks need to be ironed out of some of the legislation that was passed last year before it was properly vetted in committee.
Three tornadoes confirmed in North Carolina on Friday
Sat, 22 Feb 2014 19:30:57 -0800
WAYNE COUNTY, N.C. – The National Weather Service has confirmed that there were three tornadoes in North Carolina on Friday. A...
NC cites 5 Duke Energy plants for lacking permits
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:36:46 -0800
North Carolina regulators have cited five more Duke Energy power plants for lacking required storm water permits after a massive spill at one of the company's coal ash dumps coated 70 miles of the Dan ...
North Carolinians Participate In Severe Weather Awareness Week
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 16:05:43 -0800
Less than two weeks after an EF-1 tornado touched down in Wayne County, thousands of people in government offices and schools across North Carolina stopped what they were doing for a tornado drill.
New details surface on fatal train case with film crew
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 06:36:48 -0800
New details continue to surface about the fatal train crash in Wayne County, which killed a film assistant and injured several other crewmembers on the set of "Midnight Rider."
Sheriff, school board candidates file to run
Fri, 14 Feb 2014 17:16:42 -0800
Craven County residents will be hearing more, sooner about the race for Craven County Sheriff with a Friday filing at Craven County Board of Elections which guarantees at least one primary election for the post.
Sheriff's office, CUE Center team up in search for Angie Pipkin
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 06:26:02 -0800
Though the search for missing woman Angie Pipkin in the Great Pee Dee River was halted by rain and floodwaters, authorities are making plans to get back to the search. WARNING: This story contains details of a graphic and disturbing nature.