Quantcast

Home - Greenville, NC | News | Weather | Sports - WNCT.com

    NC Republican leaders announce budget details Video included

    North Carolina House and Senate Republicans have unveiled the details of a budget that gives teachers a 7 percent raise, preserves teacher assistant positions and makes a 1 percent cut to the Medicaid reimbursement rate... More>>

    • Don't Miss It!

    Enjoy pleasant weather tonight! Video included

    Updated:

    Below normal temperatures continue into midweek.
    More>>

    Coast Guard announces summer deaths by drowning on the rise

    Updated:

    The Coast Guard 5th District is stressing the importance of safe boating and swimming practices in the wake of 40 drowning deaths that occurred from northern New Jersey to southern North Carolina this summer. More>>

    $3M grant to build new Candlewick Estates sewer system Video included

    Updated:

    Constant sewer problems in a Greenville neighborhood get a solution, in the form of a $3 million grant. More>>

    Study finds Kinston neighborhoods among most distressed in NC Video included

    UNC Chapel Hill study shows two Kinston neighborhoods are among the most economically distressed in the state. UNC Chapel Hill study shows two Kinston neighborhoods are among the most economically distressed in the state.
    Updated:

    A UNC Chapel Hill study revealed that a couple of neighborhoods in Kinston are some of the most economically distressed areas in the state. More>>

    Washington grant to troubleshoot wastewater mangement Video included

    Updated:

    The State Department of Environment and Natural Resources awards the City of Washington a $35,000 grant to troubleshoot problems with wastewater management. More>>

    Another arrest made in Greene County murder Video included

    Updated:

    Greene County deputies arrested a fourth person for a murder in April. More>>

    NCDOT holding public meeting to discuss Surf City bridge plan Video included

    Updated:

    The State Department of Transportation wants to hear from you on the proposed replacement of the Topsail Island bridge in Surf City. More>>

    Media selects Cincinnati as American Athletic Conference favorite-ECU picked 4th

    Updated:

     The Cincinnati Bearcats have been one of the most consistent programs in college football in the last decade. More>>

    Mount Olive fugitive busted for meth

    Updated:

    Deputies say they arrested a Mount Olive man for manufacturing meth. More>>

    1 injured in Kinston shooting

    Updated:

    Police say they’re investigating a shots fired call that left a man wounded. More>>

    Pikeville man accused of taking indecent liberties with child

    Updated:

    A Pikeville man is accused of taking indecent liberties with a child. More>>

    Gay marriage supporters push for quick NC ruling Video included

    Lawyers challenging North Carolina's same-sex marriage ban say they will press for quick legal action after a federal appeals court found a similar law in Virginia is unconstitutional. More>>

    1 person injured after shots fired into Greenville apartment Video included

    Updated:

    Greenville police are investigating a shooting into an apartment that injured one person. More>>

    Pitt Co. teachers train to teach STEM labs to students Video included

    Updated:

    Tuesday Pitt county Schools move one step closer to being ready to use their new STEM labs this school year. More>>

    • North CarolinaMore>>

    • Coast Guard announces summer deaths by drowning on the rise

      Coast Guard announces summer deaths by drowning on the rise

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:57 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:57:55 GMT
      The Coast Guard 5th District is stressing the importance of safe boating and swimming practices in the wake of 40 drowning deaths that occurred from northern New Jersey to southern North Carolina this summer.
      The Coast Guard 5th District is stressing the importance of safe boating and swimming practices in the wake of 40 drowning deaths that occurred from northern New Jersey to southern North Carolina this summer.
    • NC military who were victims of scheme will have debts forgiven

      NC military who were victims of scheme will have debts forgiven

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:20:55 GMT
      File PhotoFile Photo
      North Carolina military service members who were victims of a financing scheme will have their debts forgiven and their credit cleared.
      North Carolina military service members who were victims of a financing scheme will have their debts forgiven and their credit cleared.
    • Officials: Little risk of Ebola outbreak in US

      Officials: Little risk of Ebola outbreak in US

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-07-29 21:48:08 GMT
      Two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease at a hospital in Liberia, a relief group official said.
      U.S. health officials are monitoring the Ebola outbreak in Africa but say the risk of the deadly germ spreading to the United States is remote.
    • Sister Station NewsMore>>

    • Girl, 9, hit by plane on Venice beach dies from injuries

      Girl, 9, hit by plane on Venice beach dies from injuries

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-07-29 20:45:10 GMT
      Ommy Irizarry with daughter Oceana - Courtesy InstagramOmmy Irizarry with daughter Oceana - Courtesy Instagram
      9-year-old Oceana Irizzary, who was critically injured in the plane crash off Caspersen Beach in Venice on Sunday afternoon, has died.
      9-year-old Oceana Irizzary, who was critically injured in the plane crash off Caspersen Beach in Venice on Sunday afternoon, has died.
    • Neighbor finds stolen property in tornado-damaged home

      Neighbor finds stolen property in tornado-damaged home

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:51:19 GMT
      Sunday, a tornado swept through the Rock Springs area of Kingsport leaving significant damage. Perhaps, the most extreme damage was found at 1912 Rock Springs Road where a home was almost destroyed. 
      Sunday, a tornado swept through the Rock Springs area of Kingsport leaving significant damage. Perhaps, the most extreme damage was found at 1912 Rock Springs Road where a home was almost destroyed. 
    • Toys stolen from baby's gravesite in Lawrenceburg

      Toys stolen from baby's gravesite in Lawrenceburg

      A Lawrenceburg couple went to visit their stillborn child's grave and found the Mickey Mouse toys and figurines they'd left had been stolen.
      A Lawrenceburg couple went to visit their stillborn child's grave and found the Mickey Mouse toys and figurines they'd left had been stolen.
    • EntertainmentMore>>

    • ESPN suspends Smith for comments on abuse

      ESPN suspends Smith for comments on abuse

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:52:10 GMT
      ESPN says it has suspended sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure they don't provoke attacks.
      ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure that they don't do anything to provoke an attack.
    • Jury awards Ventura $1.8M in defamation case

      Jury awards Ventura $1.8M in defamation case

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:21 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:21:50 GMT
      A jury awarded former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura $1.8 million on Tuesday in his lawsuit against the estate of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle.
      Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura won $1.8 million Tuesday in his two-year fight to prove he was defamed by a military sniper and best-selling author who claimed to have punched out Ventura at a bar for bad-mouthing the...
    • Lawyers for Hollywood sex abuse accuser want out

      Lawyers for Hollywood sex abuse accuser want out

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:17 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:17:30 GMT
      Lawyers for a former child model accusing 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sex abuse say they want out of the case because their relationship with the accuser has deteriorated.
      Lawyers for a former child model accusing 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sex abuse said Tuesday they want to get off the case because their relationship with the accuser has deteriorated.
    • U.S. & World NewsMore>>

    • $1,000 Sovaldi now hepatitis treatment of choice

      $1,000 Sovaldi now hepatitis treatment of choice

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:00:35 GMT
      A $1,000-per-pill drug that insurers are reluctant to pay for has quickly become the treatment of choice for a liver-wasting viral disease that affects more than 3 million Americans.
      The price is sky-high, but so is demand. A new $1,000-per-pill drug has become the treatment of choice for Americans with hepatitis C, a liver-wasting disease that affects more than 3 million.
    • US, Europe impose tough new sanctions on Russia

      US, Europe impose tough new sanctions on Russia

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:53 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:53:08 GMT
      European Union ambassadors are meeting to discuss a dramatic toughening of the trade bloc's sanctions against Russia.
      Spurred to action by the downing of the Malaysian airliner, the European Union approved dramatically tougher economic sanctions Tuesday against Russia, including an arms embargo and restrictions on state-owned banks....
    • Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; 128 killed

      Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; 128 killed

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:33:28 GMT
      Israeli aircraft, tanks and navy gunboats pounded symbols of Hamas control in Gaza City in the heaviest night of bombardment in three weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting.
      Israel unleashed its heaviest air and artillery assault of the Gaza war on Tuesday, destroying key symbols of Hamas control, shutting down the territory's only power plant and leaving at least 128 Palestinians dead on...
    SHARE YOUR PHOTOS AND VIDEOS
    CLICK HERE TO UPLOAD PHOTO/VIDEO TO
    • Events Calendar

    • Don't Miss It!More>>

    • Clowns help fellow clown who crashed car into pole

      Clowns help fellow clown who crashed car into pole

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:16 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:16:21 GMT
      Clowns to the rescue!
      Clowns to the rescue!
    • 1 in 3 U.S. adults have 'debt in collections'

      1 in 3 U.S. adults have 'debt in collections'

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:24 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:24:25 GMT
      Americans have a debt problem. 77 million people, are so far behind on some of their debt payments that their account has been put "in collections."
      Americans have a debt problem. 77 million people, are so far behind on some of their debt payments that their account has been put "in collections."
    • 'Sharknado' sequel has bite and lots of laughs

      'Sharknado' sequel has bite and lots of laughs

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:09 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:09:30 GMT
      Don't worry about me. The Sharknado Evacuation map supplied by Syfy network places me, as a resident of Lower Manhattan, smack in the zone most in peril this sharknado season. But I'll be ready.
      Don't worry about me. The Sharknado Evacuation map supplied by Syfy network places me, as a resident of Lower Manhattan, smack in the zone most in peril this sharknado season. But I'll be ready.
    Powered by WorldNow

    3221 South Evans Street
    Greenville N.C. 27834

    Telephone: 252.355.8500
    Fax: 252.355.8568
    Email: newsdesk@wnct.com

    Can't find something?
    Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.