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WCPS launches Pre-K registration

Child must be 5 years old by Aug. 31, 2021 to enroll

WCC adds Ford to auto tech training

College has access to Ford Automotive Career Exploration

UMO's Annual Giving Day exceeds goal

24-hour event raises $53,000

Track maintenance closures required in Goldsboro

Berkeley Boulevard, North Spence Avenue, Wayne Memorial Drive each scheduled for one-day repair
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Senior parade May 11
The Mount Olive Area Chamber of Commerce and the town of Mount Olive are partnering again to offer a Class of 2021 Senior …
Farmers Market returns April 22
The Wayne County Farm Credit Farmers Market returns April 22. The market will be open Thursdays and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 5:30 …
UMO Plant Sale Friday
The University of Mount Olive Agriculture Department is holding its annual plant sale Friday from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. at the UMO greenhouse …
Tomatoes are pictured here in 2020.
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 …
Duplin County Community Foundation offers grants
Funds available for non-profit organizations
Royall: Town returning to normal
As pandemic lessons, town projects gain more attention
From the Opinion pages

Some habits ‘grow’ on you

My mom was organized and a creature of habit. Some of it rubbed off on me. Growing up, I learned that everything had a place. Mom didn’t like clutter and she didn’t like picking …