Goldsboro, NCWITN

Missing Goldsboro woman’s remains identified 20 years later

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WITN) - A Goldsboro woman missing for nearly 20 years has been found after human remains discovered less than a month after she was last seen alive have finally been identified. Felicia Coleman was reported missing to Goldsboro police on November 12, 2001. Three weeks later, remains were...
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Warsaw, NCMount Olive Tribune

Warsaw woman facing drug charge

A Warsaw woman, riding in a car stopped by police, is charged with felony possession of a Schedule II controlled substance. A Mount Olive Police Department patrolman said he stopped a vehicle for a registration infraction and discovered the passenger, 27-year-old Loribethe Pigford, was in possession of methamphetamine. She was...
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Kinston Police Department responds to recent spike in crime

KINSTON, Lenoir County — This week, Kinston had an uptick in several violent crimes, but officials with the Kinston Police Department said overall crime is down this year. Major Rodney Russell with the KPD said that they have seen a slight increase in violent crimes in the past week, but overall, crime is still down for the year - all thanks to a new program.
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Native Fine Diner to open its doors in fall 2021

Greenville, North Carolina, can expect to see Native Fine Diner, which will be located at 903 Dickinson Ave., open its doors to residents in early October, after the restaurant's original opening date of spring 2020 was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Brittany Owens, owner and interior designer for Native,...
Mount Olive, NCMount Olive Tribune

MOPD nabs probation violator

The Mount Olive Police Department apprehended a man who failed to appear in court for a probation violation. Sgt. Steven Parks observed a green Ford F-150 traveling north on Church Street and recognized its driver, Joshua Smith. Aware of an outstanding warrant on Smith, Parks said he initiated a traffic...

Police, restaurants raise money for fallen sergeant's daughter

GREENVILLE, Pitt County — Sydney McInerney lost her mother years ago and lost her father in a house fire just this summer. Her dad, Tim McInerney, worked as a sergeant with the Greenville Police Department. Greenville Police, Beeker's Brisket and BBQ food truck and Joy Soup Kitchen in Greenville came...
Pitt County, NCWITN

Last Concert on the Common event ends with vaccine clinic

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - The last Concert on the Common event took place Thursday night, adding something a little extra to the festivities. The Pitt County Health Department set up a vaccination clinic, encouraging people to get their shot. Moderna vaccines were given out to anyone 18-years and older who...

Online Originals: Greenville native featured in special Sports Illustrated Swimsuit edition

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — Chrissy Teigen, Kate Upton, and Beyoncé … Those are just some of the names that have been in the coveted Sport’s Illustrated Swimsuit edition. Now, Summer Wilson joins those ranks, calling it a dream come true. During the pandemic, Sports Illustrated posted a virtual, open casting call. Wilson was a finalist and, on Monday, she was among the models featured in the special issue.
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Ayden (NC) Weather Channel

Weather Forecast For Ayden

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Ayden: Friday, July 23: Mostly sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Saturday, July 24: Sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Sunday, July 25: Mostly sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Monday, July 26: Sunny
Goldsboro, NCGoldsboro News-Argus

Plan for transitional housing moves forward

The grass is being cut and weeds are being chopped as plans for a village to counter homelessness continue to gain momentum. Thomas Rice, executive director of Mirakal Loves for Lives, said site plans for Restoration of Hope Village are being developed and should be presented to City Council soon.
Goldsboro, NCWITN

Wilson man arrested on sex crime charges

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WITN) - A man is facing charges after police say he had a sexual relationship with a teenager. Goldsboro police arrested and charged 28-year-old Rashad Cooper of Wilson with indecent liberties with a child. Police say he was involved in a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old. Cooper was...
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Goldsboro Bulletin

Goldsboro COVID-19 update: Open vaccine sites

Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Goldsboro: 1. 2203 Wayne Memorial Dr (919) 731-7105; 2. 2120 Wayne Memorial Dr (919) 731-2423; 3. 514 NC-581 (919) 734-4447; 4. 2811 N Park Dr 919-778-9775; 5. 2606 E Ash St 919-751-5548; 6. 2202 Wayne Memorial Dr 919-739-5539; 7.
Winterville, NCWITN

People in eastern Carolina adjust plans due to air quality

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) -With air quality in North Carolina a “Code Orange” Thursday on the air quality index, which means what we breathe in could be unhealthy for certain people, those at risk were adjusting plans. Mary Moore of Winterville sits on her porch every morning but opted not to...

New Smithfield Police Officer Jennifer LeCrone Takes Oath

Smithfield’s newest police officer Jennifer LeCrone has taken her Oath of Office. Officer LeCrone was officially sworn in July 6th by Mayor Andy Moore during the monthly meeting of the Smithfield town council. Officer LeCrone is a graduate of the Basic Law Enforcement Training program at Wayne Community College. She...
Greenville, NCWITN

Housing market continues to be hot

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) -If you have driven around lately you may have noticed there are not that many homes on the market. Across the country sales of previously occupied homes rose in June, snapping a four-month losing streak while strong demand for higher-end ultra-low properties and ultra low mortgage rates helped push prices to new highs.