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Driver Dies in Late Evening Crash

Late Friday evening, Pricetown firefighters and Wayne County EMS station one, along with station nine responded to the scene of a two-vehicle accident on Bennett Bridge Road between Zion Church Road and Atlas Price Road...

MOPD responds to shots fired in Wal-Mart parking lot

The information is sketched at this time as Mount Olive Police investigate shots being fired in the Mount Olive Wal-Mart parking lot late Friday afternoon...

Vehicle catches fire in Dudley

Thursday afternoon firefighters from Dudley were dispatched to a working vehicle fire on Forest View Drive off Alert Cable Road in Dudley...

Southern Wayne's Bryan signs to William Peace University

Southern Wayne's softball senior Mackenzie Bryan fulfilled a dream today as she signed her national letter of intent to play at William Peace University. Bryan is still in the midst of her...
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Farm Fresh Produce CEO Steven Ceccarelli has been named North Carolina's Small Business Person of the Year.
Farm Fresh Produce CEO earns business honor
Faison resident and Farm Fresh Produce Inc. owner Steven Ceccarelli has been named the North Carolina Small Business Person of the …
Andrea Palos-Jasso, left, and Ashley Hartman are pictured at N.C. State University following their research presentation.
UMO students receive undergraduate research grants
University of Mount Olive students Ashley Hartman of Ayden and Andrea Palos-Jasso of Malvern, Pennsylvania, recently received the …
Events in our area 4-17-19
County facilities to close Friday Wayne County government offices will be closed Friday, April 19 in observance of Good Friday. …
Jackie Reyes and her sister Estella Reyes take their turn on one of the rides during the North Carolina Pickle Festival.
Rain can’t stop pickle festival
Even with pouring rain on Friday and high humidity mixed with showers Saturday, the 33rd annual North Carolina Pickle Festival …
Serge Junior Mondesir
Mount Olive man faces check fraud charge
A Mount Olive man was recently jailed on allegations of cashing stolen payroll checks. Serge Junior Mondesir, 23, of 124 Elizabeth …
From the Opinion pages

Selecting tomato varieties for your garden

Many take great enjoyment in growing tomatoes in their home garden. There is something special about growing tomato plants and reaping the benefits of eating a fresh, homegrown tomato. Unfortunately, …

DAILY RECORD NEWS
Newton Grove hires new police chief

The Town of Newton Grove has looked to someone who formerly called the Sampson County town home. Gregory Warren will take over the job in just a few weeks as he begins the process of moving back …

Methodists may face split over LGBT issues

Carl Lamm announces retirement

The Positivity Project, part three: Who’s behind it?

Commissioners delay vote on Freedom Balloon Fest

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