Quantcast

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

    UPDATE: 2nd suspect arrested in 14-year-old cold case Video included

    Updated:

    One suspect is in custody and another still wanted after detectives make a break in a 14-year-old cold case. More>>

    • Don't Miss It!

    Hotter Today but Bigger Rain Chances by the Weekend Video included

    Updated:

    Hotter Today.  Rain chances increasing toward the weekend.
    More>>

    Wilson police investigate late night shooting

    UPDATE: Arrest made in shooting death of 7-year-old Kamari Jones Video included

    Updated:

    Police make an arrest in the shooting death of a 7-year-old in Wilson. More>>

    NC battling buzzards at the state's boat ramps

    Updated:

    North Carolina wants the public's help in dealing with a growing problem - buzzards at boat ramps across the state.
    More>>

    Attempted rape suspect arrested in Greenville after cutting victim with a kitchen knife

    Updated:

    A Greenville man is in jail charged with attempted rape and an assault, among other charges, including assault with the intent to kill. More>>

    Special meeting to discuss Ayden flooding issues Video included

    Updated:

    The Town of Ayden is holding a special meeting Thursday night at 7 p.m. to discuss residents concerns about the flooding and storm water infrastructure. More>>

    Greenville Police, community send tough message to criminals Video included

    Updated:

    Wednesday, Greenville police are hosting the first call-in as part of their new focused deterrence program. More>>

    Swim warnings at public beach points in Atlantic Beach Video included

    Swim warnings issued at two public beach access points in Atlantic Beach. Swim warnings issued at two public beach access points in Atlantic Beach.
    Updated:

    The N.C. Recreational Water Quality Program issues warnings for two beach access points in Atlantic Beach. More>>

    Probe exposes flaws behind HealthCare.gov rollout Video included

    Updated:

    Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for computer woes that paralyzed the president's new health care program last fall. More>>

    Lawmakers earning an "F" grade this session

    A Superior Court judge has struck down parts of new rules. A Superior Court judge has struck down parts of new rules.
    Updated:

    A poll released this month puts lawmakers in a bad light.  More>>

    Lawmakers in last-minute moves over NC budget

    Updated:

    Legislative budget-writers are toiling to finalize an annual spending plan for North Carolina government four days after announcing a deal and a day after leading lawmakers described its main points.Senate budget-writer Sen. Harry Brown says a finalized document won't be done until late Wednesday. More>>

    Law enforcement try to curb violent crime in the East Video included

    Updated:

    According to SBI statistics, violent crime affects communities throughout the East. More>>

    Budget impasse costly to NC taxpayers Video included

    Updated:

    Getting North Carolina’s budget done costs taxpayers a lot more money than planned. More>>

    Tarboro man gets 41 year sentence for Craigslist burglary, assault

    Updated:

    A Tarboro man is going to prison for his role in a Craigslist burglary and assault. More>>

    Greene County Schools receives grant to engage Hispanic students Video included

    Updated:

    A $10,000 grant promises to help a local school system get Hispanic students better involved in their classrooms and community. More>>

    Unofficial graduation rates for ENC county schools Video included

    Updated:

    9 on Your Side obtained preliminary high school graduation rates for several school districts in the East. More>>

    Carteret Co. Sheriff elected president of NC Sheriffs’ Association Video included

    Updated:

    An area sheriff is now the president of the North Carolina Sheriffs' Association. More>>

    South Carolina wins 9-10 Little League Tournament of State Champions Video included

    Updated:

    Northwood Little League of Taylors, South Carolina scored six unanswered runs and beat Goodlettesville, Tennessee 6-4 in the championship game of the 9-10 Tournament of State Champions at Elm Street Park Wednesday. More>>

    Now 12 reported cases of Chikungunya in NC

    Updated:

    There are now 12 reported cases of the mosquito-borne virus Chikungunya in North Carolina. More>>

    New Lejeune gate to open Thursday

    Updated:

    A new gate is set to open at Camp Lejeune on Thursday. More>>

    Lawmakers reveal more NC budget details Video included

    Lawmakers reveal details from the $21 billion state budget compromise. More>>

    Adoptive parents of Erica Parsons facing federal conspiracy charges Video included

    Updated:

    The adoptive parents of missing Rowan County teen Erica Parsons are facing federal conspiracy charges for theft of fund charges. More>>

    Missionary groups call for evacuation from Liberia Video included

    Updated:

    Two North Carolina-based missionary groups have ordered the evacuation of their non-essential personnel from Liberia after a doctor and a missionary contracted Ebola. More>>

    • SportsMore>>

    • AP source: A's acquire Lester, Gomes for Cespedes

      AP source: A's acquire Lester, Gomes for Cespedes

      Thursday, July 31 2014 11:29 AM EDT2014-07-31 15:29:02 GMT
      A person with knowledge of the trade says the Oakland Athletics have won the Jon Lester sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander along with outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder...
      The Oakland Athletics acquired left-hander Jon Lester along with outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday's trade deadline, a person with knowledge of the...
    • Griner, Mercury not focused on 16-game win streak

      Griner, Mercury not focused on 16-game win streak

      Thursday, July 31 2014 11:03 AM EDT2014-07-31 15:03:25 GMT
      By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer Brittney Griner and the Phoenix Mercury are closing in on one of the greatest records in WNBA history, the Los Angeles Sparks' 18-game winning streak.
      By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer Brittney Griner and the Phoenix Mercury are closing in on one of the greatest records in WNBA history, the Los Angeles Sparks' 18-game winning streak.
    • Chiefs safety Berry leaves practice with injury

      Chiefs safety Berry leaves practice with injury

      Thursday, July 31 2014 10:39 AM EDT2014-07-31 14:39:01 GMT
      Eric Berry left Chiefs practice on Thursday after hurting his lower right leg, the second injury that the Pro Bowl safety has sustained so far in training camp.
      Eric Berry left Chiefs practice on Thursday after hurting his lower right leg, the second injury that the Pro Bowl safety has sustained so far in training camp.
    • U.S. & World NewsMore>>

    • Facebook's Internet.org expands in Zambia

      Facebook's Internet.org expands in Zambia

      Thursday, July 31 2014 11:15 AM EDT2014-07-31 15:15:39 GMT
      Facebook's Internet.org project is taking another step toward its goal of bringing the Internet to people who are not yet online with an app launching Thursday in Zambia.
      Facebook's Internet.org project is taking another step toward its goal of bringing the Internet to people who are not yet online, launching an app Thursday in Zambia.
    • W. Africa Ebola outbreak tops 700 deaths

      W. Africa Ebola outbreak tops 700 deaths

      Thursday, July 31 2014 11:28 AM EDT2014-07-31 15:28:18 GMT
      The president of Sierra Leone has declared a public health emergency as the Ebola crisis deepens across West Africa.
      The worst recorded Ebola outbreak in history surpassed 700 deaths in West Africa as the World Health Organization on Thursday announced dozens of new fatalities.
    • Congress races to finish veterans, highway bills

      Congress races to finish veterans, highway bills

      Thursday, July 31 2014 11:15 AM EDT2014-07-31 15:15:14 GMT
      Congress is racing to wrap up legislation addressing chronic problems at the Veterans Affairs Department and a shortfall in highway money ahead of its five-week summer break.
      Rushing toward the exits, Congress on Thursday scrambled to wrap up legislation addressing the problem-plagued Veterans Affairs Department and a looming shortfall in highway money. House Republicans sought to win over...
    SHARE YOUR PHOTOS AND VIDEOS
    CLICK HERE TO UPLOAD PHOTO/VIDEO TO
    • Events Calendar

    • Don't Miss It!More>>

    • Crop circle in Germany attracts many visitors

      Crop circle in Germany attracts many visitors

      Thursday, July 31 2014 9:09 AM EDT2014-07-31 13:09:45 GMT
      Thousands of people are trekking to a Bavarian farmer's field to check out a mysterious set of crop circles.
      Thousands of people are trekking to a Bavarian farmer's field to check out a mysterious set of crop circles.
    • Lollapalooza marks a decade in Chicago

      Lollapalooza marks a decade in Chicago

      Thursday, July 31 2014 8:47 AM EDT2014-07-31 12:47:41 GMT
      Lollapalooza marks its 10th anniversary in Chicago when it opens for three days starting Friday with a lineup that includes Eminem, Outkast and Kings of Leon.
      Once the vagabond of the music festival and touring circuit, Lollapalooza marks its 10th anniversary in Chicago when it opens for three days starting Friday with a lineup including Eminem, Outkast and Kings of Leon.
    • Passenger dies, pilot hurt in parking lot crash

      Passenger dies, pilot hurt in parking lot crash

      Thursday, July 31 2014 8:36 AM EDT2014-07-31 12:36:58 GMT
      A small plane clipped the top of a store before it crashed in the parking lot of a San Diego shopping center, killing an 80-year-old passenger and seriously injuring the 52-year-old pilot, authorities said.
      A small plane clipped the top of a store before it crashed in the parking lot of a San Diego shopping center, killing an 80-year-old passenger and seriously injuring the 52-year-old pilot, authorities said.
    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.