Tarboro, NCwcti12.com

Tarboro man arrested on drug, firearm-related charges

TARBORO, Edgecombe County — A Tarboro man was arrested on multiple charges Wednesday as several members of the Tarboro Police Department responded to a disturbance call within the 2200 block of Sherwood Avenue. Officers located a rifle and handgun beneath a vehicle. Those guns were seized and an 18-year-old Tarboro...
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Vanceboro, NCwcti12.com

Confirmed drowning Friday in Vanceboro

A drowning happened Friday in Vanceboro per the Vanceboro Police Department. (Photo: Boynton Adams, News Channel 12) VANCEBORO, Craven County — Friday, Vanceboro Police confirmed that a drowning happened during the afternoon. The drowning is still under investigation and we will have more as details are available.
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Kinston, NCWITN

Kinston Police investigate crash involving train & commercial truck

KINSTON, N.C. (WITN) -Kinston Police are investigating a crash involving a train and a commercial truck on Vernon Avenue. Police say the initial investigation shows the truck turned from Hull Road west onto Vernon Avenue and was struck by a Norfolk Southern train entering the intersection. Police say all of...
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Greenville Dispatch

Greenville calendar: Coming events

1. Wine and Craft Beer Tasting - Greenville Convention Center; 2. DTW'S WOMEN'S PRAYER SHUT IN 2021; 3. First Annual Vibes in the Ville Music Concert; 4. 2011 S C H S High School Reunion; 5. Holiday Foodie Festival Drive Thru(pay at venue also);
Kinston, NCwcti12.com

Train versus truck crash in Kinston, no injuries, road now clear

KINSTON, Lenoir County — Friday evening on Vernon Ave., a collision between a train and a truck occurred. Kinston Police Department officers, via the KPD Facebook page, said there were no injuries and officers are working to clear up the crash. Vernon Ave. was closed until around 9:45 p.m. Friday...
Ayden, NCPosted by
Ayden (NC) Weather Channel

4-Day Weather Forecast For Ayden

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Ayden: Saturday, July 31: Partly sunny then chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Sunday, August 1: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely; Monday, August 2: Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms then showers

Vidant Health to require all employees to have coronavirus vaccine

GREENVILLE, Pitt County — An eastern North Carolina healthcare system will require all employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Officials have carefully reviewed national, state and local data and said it is clear the COVID-19 vaccines are safe and greatly reduce the severity of the virus and/or hospitalizations in those who become infected.
Farmville, NCPosted by
Farmville (NC) Weather Channel

Farmville Daily Weather Forecast

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Farmville: Saturday, July 31: Partly sunny then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Sunday, August 1: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely; Monday, August 2: Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms then
Kinston, NCneusenews.com

Collision between train and truck closes Vernon Avenue Friday evening

Traffic in Kinston was impeded Friday evening, after a late afternoon collision between a trash truck and an east-bound train left the train blocking Vernon Avenue due to damage from the accident. The collision took place at the intersection of Hull Road and Vernon Avenue in Kinston. The truck turned...
Crime & Safetyfox46.com

ECU police arrest man for setting police SUV on fire

GREENVILLE, N.C. — East Carolina University police arrested a 19-year-old for setting a police SUV on fire. On Tuesday, July 27, ECU police arrested Fernando Daniel Laurens and charged him with resist, delay, and obstructing a police officer and three counts of arson to personal property. Laurens’ last address was...

Vidant Health mandates vaccines for employees

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - Eastern Carolina’s largest hospital system says it will require employees to be vaccinated. Vidant Health said managers, physicians, and credentialed providers have until October 1st to complete their vaccines, while other employees, new hires, and contract workers must be vaccinated by December 1st. The policy applies...
Aurora, NCthewashingtondailynews.com

Aurora Industrial Park moves forward

Development of the Aurora Industrial Park is moving forward, according to Mayor Clif Williams. “We’ve had a very productive meeting with Nutrien and we’re just waiting for their response,” Williams said. “For the Industrial Park, we have a grant from the state through the Golden Leaf Foundation and the Department of Commerce to do the infrastructure.”
EntertainmentDaily Reflector

Despite pandemic, David Dixon is still in “The Game”

This is the latest installment in an ongoing series about local musicians. While the past year has been a gut-punch for musicians, Greenville native David Dixon made the best of the situation and retreated to his studio, creating and recording new music. Dixon wrote all of the songs and performed...

Wastewater spill in Pitt County

GREENVILLE, Pitt County — Friday afternoon, Greenville Utilities reported a wastewater spill that was discovered at 3 p.m. on Thursday. The incident was the result of a collapsed sewer main line that caused an overflow into a drainage ditch located at 413 Beasley Drive. As a result, approximately 4,500 gallons...