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Goldsboro man shot in early morning home invasion

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WITN) - Police in one Eastern Carolina city are searching for gunmen after a man was wounded in an early morning home invasion. Goldsboro police said they were called to a home in the 800 block of North Herman Street just before 3:00 a.m. They found that Emmanuel...
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Three Kinston men arrested for drug, gun charges

KINSTON, N.C (WNCT) – Three Kinston men have been arrested on drug and gun charges. According to the Kinston Police Department, Henry Hicks was apprehended during a traffic stop. Hicks had a federal warrant for various drug crimes. During the traffic stop, detectives located crack cocaine and three illegal guns he had in his possession. […]
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Man shot, 4-year-old home during Goldsboro burglary: police

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCN)—A man was injured and a 4-year-old child was home when multiple suspects broke into a home, according to police. This happened in the 800 block of North Herman Street just before 3 a.m., police said. Police said Emmanuel Dillon Perrin was shot when the suspects broke...

Traffic stop leads to arrest of three Kinston men

On Wednesday, June 29th, 2022, the Kinston Police Department Narcotics/Vice Unit apprehended Henry Hicks, 27, of Kinston during a traffic stop. Hicks had a federal warrant for various drug crimes. During the traffic stop, detectives located crack cocaine and 3 illegally possessed handguns. The two additional occupants of the vehicle were identified as Naulage Hines, 22, of Kinston and Isalic Williams, 23, of Kinston. Williams was charged with Possession of a Firearm by Felon, Possession with Intent to Sell/Deliver Cocaine, Carrying a Concealed Handgun, and Possession of a Stolen Firearm. Hines was charged with Possession with Intent to Sell/Deliver Cocaine and Carrying a Concealed Handgun. Hicks was placed in to federal custody and Hines and Williams were placed in the Lenoir County Jail under secure bonds.

POLICE: Three men jailed for drug and gun charges

LENOIR COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) -Three men are behind bars in Lenoir County on drug and gun charges. According to police, Wednesday Henry Hicks was arrested during a traffic stop when officers found crack cocaine and three illegally possessed handguns. Hicks also had a federal warrant out for several drug crimes.

Great American Cookout this weekend in Kinston

KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) — Looking for a fun & family-friendly way to celebrate the 4th of July? Look no further than the Great American Cookout happening at Harmony Hall, located in downtown Kinston. Fourth of July fireworks, celebrations in ENC The Lenoir County Historical Association is hosting an event to celebrate the holiday with an […]

Hines returns to take over Trojan men's basketball program

MOUNT OLIVE- — Dory Hines returned home when he was named the new Head Coach of the University of Mount Olive men’s basketball team two months ago. “I am incredibly excited to welcome Dory Hines back home to UMO,” said AD Joey Higginbotham, who he replaced . “Dory is a winner and also an incredible educator of young men. I know he will work tirelessly to put his student-athletes in...

In NC, some fireworks are legal — and some are not

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — Jared Roy and his buddies loaded up a U-Haul with more than $3,600 worth of fireworks on Wednesday. “We do a neighborhood barbecue every year for the Fourth of July,” Roy said. The Goldsboro man purchased the fireworks at a South Carolina fireworks store that will light up the night sky. […]

Scott ramps up recreation camps in Faison

FAISON – Matthew Scott is a single father of two boys who had his ah-ha moment a few years ago with the revelation that he found the perfect place to call home. When Faison’s recreation director took over 10 months ago, he had big plans. He took over for Robert Mullins, who moved to public works during the pandemic and did not want to return to the ball fields. Enter...

Goldsboro closes splash pad until further notice, officials say

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) — A splash pad in Goldsboro is closed due to extreme drought-like conditions. In a Facebook post, Goldsboro park officials announced that the splash pad at the Bryan Multi-Sports Complex is closed for the foreseeable future. The City of Goldsboro declared a voluntary water conservation condition...

New suspect charged in fatal Goldsboro shooting

Goldsboro, N.C. (WITN) - A new suspect has been charged in the drive-by shooting that claimed the life of a three-year-old child earlier this month in Goldsboro. On June 24, the Goldsboro Police Department filed charges against a 13-year-old male in connection with the shooting. The Office of Juvenile Justice...
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Cabinet Manufacturer Announces $13 Million North Carolina Factory

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