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Building permits obtained to finish town hall

Royall hopes employees can move back into offices in February

UMO's Cates receives national award

Recipient of prestigious 2021 Dr. Dave Pariser Faculty Mentor Award

TROJAN NOTEBOOK: Conference Carolinas rivals split league tilt

UMO women still unbeaten in basketball

Building demolition will cost town $100K

Funding has not been set aside to destroy Center Theatre, Krafts Studio
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A small tree sprouts next to a headstone in Maplewood Cemetery.
Cemetery work remains delayed
Inclement weather has slowed down project
Town seeks state funding for new fire department
Officials plan to speak with state Rep. John Bell and county commissioner Freeman Hardison
Toopers need help in hit-and-run
Pedestrian injured near Townsend Road
Motorists in Wayne County are paying an average of $3.05 per gallon at the pump. AAA officials say the price could rise due to demand, but lack of a consistent supply of crude oil.
Consumers see rising prices at gas pumps
Motorists in Wayne County paying average of $3.03 per gallon
More positive COVID tests reported in town
Four cases quarantined at home, one hospitalized
Detectives seek information in home shooting
Seven Springs woman injured, taken to hospital
From the Opinion pages

A day for soup, snow cream

Now I understand why my dad used to stay up all night and pace the living room floor when bad storms were expected. When you live by yourself with trees and power lines everywhere, you can’t …