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A mild weekend with some clouds and a slight chance of a stray shower should follow Friday's storms, Albert Thomas Jr. explains in this edition of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by … more
Wilson city councilmen were thinking about the future when they approved several items Thursday, including authorizing businesses to sell liquor two hours earlier on Sundays. “We’ll see you at … more
The Daughters of the American Revolution’s Thomas Hadley Chapter will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 23 in the Wilson County Public Library conference room. Social time begins at 1:30 … more
Sequels are tough territory to contemplate. Most usually, a sequel to a story is created not by warrant of the story itself, but only by the clamoring of fans and the drooling of accountants who see … more
There is hope in second chances. That’s the message the Nash, Edgecombe, Wilson Reentry Council wants to convey when it comes to helping people return to the community following a period of … more
Farmers followed along as auctioneer Jason Aycock sold off more than 500 pieces of farm equipment, new and old, on the Batts Farm between Wilson and Elm City. Aycock began each sale with a high … more
When our oldest granddaughter decided to study for a college semester in Edinburgh, she asked my husband Fred and me to visit her and experience the life and culture of the city. After our return … more
More than 50 children and their parents participated in the annual Easter egg hunt and hot dog supper Thursday afternoon sponsored by the Wilson Housing Authority. The kids were able to hunt for more … more
Tyrique Hudson was known for his giving heart and humble spirit. “I always taught him about giving and being a blessing to others,” said his mother, Tonya Burch. “He was a remarkable … more
The Wilson Golden Circle Optimist Club held its annual oratorical contest April 4 at Stoneybrook Church. Winners pictured from left are Amy Gutierrez-Luviano, first place; Dane Reynolds, second … more
The Golden Circle Optimist Club held its annual essay contest in February and the top three essays were presented to club members at their March 7 meeting. Pictured from left are first-place winner … more
Katie Webb and Tatiana Terry won the recent Louis M. Brown and Forrest S. Mosten International Client Consultation Competition in Dublin, Ireland. Webb has been working with Narron and Holdford as … more
Several area students have received AgYouth Leadership Awards from the Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina. The awards were established to honor students who excel in the classroom and … more
Wilson’s congressman pushed for a now-defunct state bill that would allow federal lawmakers to operate blue lights in their personal cars, and it’s unclear if his own brushes with traffic law … more
Breanna Sutton obliterated the competition. The 13-year-old Speight Middle School student stretched her legs and ran right by her closest challenger, classmate Jallen McConnie. Competing in the … more
Police have charged two additional suspects in connection to the March 25 killing of a man in the front yard of his Stadium Street home. Seventeen-year-olds Sarif N. King and Christopher J. … more
Connie Lapallo, an author and researcher, will present “Telling Their Story: Jamestown’s First Women and Children” in the Wilson County Public Library’s assembly room at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April … more
BAILEY — Town commissioners welcomed the Rev. Ervin Powell as their newest colleague Monday evening, filling the panel’s only vacancy. Mayor Thomas Richards administered the oath of office … more
Neighbors near a defunct gas station showed up in force Tuesday to oppose a permit request to open a used car business at 501 Raleigh Road Parkway. “All I can foresee is disruption to the … more
A serious expression swept across Jasmine Arias’ face as Noel Wilson was about ready to give “birth” to her son, Hal. “Have your hands ready. You are going to be guiding the baby out,” … more
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