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Wayne County announces shutdowns due to inclement weather

EMS reminds residents to stay home; UMO closes campus for traditional students

Quad County 3A eliminates basketball tournaments

Athletic directors say extra playing dates needed to complete regular-season schedule

Turner expresses easement concerns

Town attorney tells commissioners he's "hit a brick wall"

Work progressing at town's water plant

South Carolina contractor handling two-phase project
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Local students on Dean's List
Rayon, Tinajero recognized
NCSHP seeks public's assistance
Searching for suspect that left a pedestrian injured in hit-and-run
Shown batting in a game last spring, Southern Wayne senior Allie Lane will continue her softball career at Wake Tech.
Saints' Lane signs with Wake Tech
Senior plays to enter pre-physical therapy program
State sales tax revenue tops $1 million
Town gets seven-figure windfall for 3rd straight year
Man hijacks patrol car, chase ensues
Call for a 'suspicious person' leads police on high-speed chase
This is the old Center Theatre on Center Street.
Old buildings to be condemned
Owner of dld Center Theatre, Krafts Studio has made no effort to repair
From the Opinion pages

Positive thinking is good medicine

I want to thank everyone for the prayers and kind words when I’ve seen you in public. It’s surreal living with cancer. The last part of my initial treatment, a radiation pill, was …