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The Wake Weekly newspaper group — The Wake Forest Weekly and its zoned editions in Rolesville and Franklin County along with the Butner-Creedmoor News — are operating under new ownership this … more
Former state legislator Bobbie Richardson, who represented Nash and Franklin counties in the N.C. House, has been elected first vice chair of the North Carolina Democratic Party. Democrats named … more
SNOW HILL — Snow Hill native and actress Felicia Albritton has made it to Hollywood. She landed a role in the movie “The Mule,” starring Clint Eastwood, who also produced and directed the … more
A Wilson city councilman is optimistic a recent trip to the Golden State will pay dividends in his service to the city. “The things I learned I couldn’t have just sitting in Wilson. I’m … more
Town to hold special meeting SHARPSBURG — The Sharpsburg Board of Commissioners will have a special called meeting at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 31 in the Sharpsburg Town Hall meeting room, 110 W. Railroad St. Commissioners plan … more
A Rocky Mount woman who recently graduated Barton College is setting down roots in Wilson, buying a home and working as the new marketing and events manager for the Wilson Chamber of … more
Temperatures will drop Tuesday evening, but the chances for a light dusting of snow are slim to none, Albert Thomas Jr. explains in this week's installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to … more
ELM CITY — Members of the Sons of Confederate Veterans’ Gen. William Dorsey Pender Camp 1916 of Wilson cleaned the Pender cemetery near Elm City on Saturday. This cleanup was performed in … more
BAILEY — A night that started in celebration Friday ended in tragedy for a Nash County family who is left reeling after a car crash ended the lives of two young parents. “The accident happened … more
After nearly two decades fighting to get Charles Ray Finch’s 1976 murder conviction overturned, his lawyers scored a key victory at the federal level, one that could set the 80-year-old Wilson man … more
Fire swept through a rural Wilson County home Monday afternoon killing two pets. According to A.J. O’Briant, chief of the Sanoca Volunteer Fire Department, a neighbor called 911 to report the … more
The driver of an SUV struck by a grain truck Jan. 22 remains in critical condition a week after the fiery wreck. Dennis Louis Lamm, 40, of Lucama, was still hospitalized at Vidant Medical Center … more
One man died and another was seriously injured in a single-car wreck at Cattail Swamp Bridge on Bridgersville Road Monday morning. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Jordan Pittman of … more
Wilson Christian Academy kindergarten teachers Michael Lynn Hughes, aka Molly Frazzlebun, left, and Amy Tant, aka Ethel Frizzletop, meet in the hallway between their classes as they dressed as older … more
Following are new books at the Wilson County Public Library. Books Donated by WCPL Friends of the Library “Beautiful” by Stacy McAnulty “Cooking Step by Step” by DK … more
LA GRANGE — Authorities say a 3-year-old suffered a gunshot wound to the head in an apparent accidental shooting Saturday. Wayne County sheriff’s deputies and medics were dispatched to 102 Den … more
Despite some mild temperatures lately, several Wilson business leaders know cold weather will return and have put together a coat drive to help those in need. “People just don’t realize the … more
The Salvation Army of Wilson came up short of its $100,000 goal for the annual Red Kettle Campaign with net proceeds of roughly $39,000. “The kettle campaign went well, but we didn’t raise the … more
State Rep. Jean Farmer-Butterfield will serve as vice chairwoman of the House Aging Committee during her ninth term in office. House Speaker Tim Moore appointed Farmer-Butterfield, D-Wilson, to a … more
Concerned students at Wilson Christian Academy are trying to stop the growing trend of teenagers experimenting with Juuls, a popular new electronic cigarette. The students, all juniors and … more
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