Category: Community

Knowledge Is The Best Defense Against Prostate Cancer

1 in 5 Black men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer within their lifetime. First African Baptist Church will hold a Prostate Health Educational Symposium on Saturday, June 10th from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm at 803 Harris Street, Goldsboro, NC. Register online: http://prostatehealthed.org/symp or contact Mrs. Ophelia White, Health Coordinator (919) 734-6043, op10254@yahoo.com and […]

Wayne County Jazz Showcase

January 20th ∙ 7:30 p.m. — Arts Council of Wayne County & PNC PNC presents this monthly jazz concert every third Friday at the Arts Council of Wayne County. If you are a lover of jazz music, you will not want to miss this performance of our area’s most talented musicians. This month’s featured artist, […]

29th Annual MLK Luncheon

January 16th ∙ 12 p.m. 29th Annual MLK Luncheon By the City of Goldsboro & Wayne County In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s lifelong dedication to justice, equality, and service for the greater good, the City of Goldsboro will once again join with Wayne County to host its 29th Annual MLK Holiday Celebration. The […]

“The Theology of the Hammer”

By: Matthew Whittle, SAVED News Guest Editorialist When I wrote for Saved News over the summer, I attempted to explain what Habitat for Humanity of Goldsboro-Wayne does and why it’s so important in this community where nearly a quarter live in poverty and many others are in some sort of housing need. That’s why we […]

SAVED Night Out ~ An Evening Of Elegance

Enjoy a evening of elegance at SAVED Night Out on October 29th from 7 until 10 pm at this formal/semi-formal affair. This evening boasts jazz by Jessie Wallace; songstress, Judith Gray; singer, Rick Mobley; keynote speaker, David Simmons; and special guest artist, Sydney “Brown Eyes” McCall; with Vickie Barnes-Mobley as the evening host. Hors d’oeuvre […]

NC NAACP & Forward Together Moral Movement to Hold Moral March to the Polls Tour Stop in Moore County

Goldsboro – On Sunday, September 25, 2016, at 5:00pm at the Greenleaf Vision of Faith Community Center, Home of Rebuilding Broken Places CDC, the North Carolina NAACP in partnership with the Goldsboro/Wayne NAACP will hold the 4th stop on the Moral March to the Polls tour with Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II. They will […]

ACM Award Nominee RaeLynn To Perform At The N.C. Pickle Festival

MOUNT OLIVE, NC—Academy of Country Music Award nominee RaeLynn will perform for the Friday Night concert at the 30th annual N.C. Pickle Festival April 22. The concert, presented by Katie Country 97.7, will also feature the Eastern North Carolina-based Blake Kearney Band. RaeLynn first appeared on the country music scene as a contestant on Team […]