Today marks the 18th anniversary of the deadly 9/11 attacks that hit American soil. The September 11, 2001 attacks were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001. The attacks killed 2,996 people, Continue Reading
Need information about shelters, power service, natural gas service, or need to speak to someone at the EOC? Save this number 919-705-1800. This is an informational line for the public to find information. In addition, if you have a life-threatening emergency, call 911.
Effective immediately, a curfew is now impose beginning September 5, 2019 between the hours of 9:00 pm to 6:00 am. All areas within the jurisdiction of Wayne County to include all Municipalities of the county. The curfew does not apply to those traveling to or from work, including Wayne County Continue Reading
Hurricane Dorian – Afternoon Update 9/4/19 New Information Since Last Update: Wayne County is under a State of Emergency with NO restrictions at this time. Wayne County is also under a Flash Flood Watch, focusing on the Southeastern part of the County. Key Messages: -Wayne County Office of Emergency Services Continue Reading
SHELTER INFORMATION: The following shelters will open Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 8 AM unless conditions warrant the shelters opening sooner. Spring Creek Middle School at 3579 South NC-111, Seven Springs, NC 28578. See More SHELTER INFORMATION: The following shelters will open Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 8 AM unless Continue Reading
UPDATE: Rep. Tlaib says she will not go to Israel after the country initially rejected her request for a visit, then reversed course By: Ruth Eglash The Washington Post Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) said in a statement she will not visit Israel “under these oppressive conditions,” even though her humanitarian Continue Reading
Goldsboro Police Department responded to a bomb threat at Wayne UNC Health Care early Wednesday morning. The hospital was locked down until approximately 8:30 am. Police gave the “all clear” and everyone is safe.
Weeks before coordinated bombings ripped through churches and luxury hotels — killing nearly 300 people on Easter Sunday — authorities in Sri Lanka received warnings a domestic radical Muslim group would attack the nation on the Christian holy day. Despite multiple warnings from international intelligence agencies, however, Sri Lanka’s security officials reportedly failed to Continue Reading
A massive fire broke out at the famed Notre Dame cathedral in Paris on Monday afternoon, officials said. Black smoke could be seen from a distance billowing out from the top of the medieval cathedral, while flames leaped out from two of its bell towers. The sight stopped pedestrians in their tracks along the Seine Continue Reading
By: Jamie Aten (RNS) — The news that New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has been charged with soliciting sex and prostitution in a spa as part of a months long investigation into a massive human trafficking ring is dominating headlines for its shocking revelation about a legendary owner and current Continue Reading