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Police say a 22-year-old is in critical condition after he was shot multiple times Saturday morning. Officers responded to the 400 block of Hines Street regarding a shooting shortly before 6:30 … more
GOLDSBORO — Two Wilson County state transportation employees were winners in the N.C. Department of Transportation’s annual “Safety Roadeo” held for three days last week. Wilson’s … more
Wilson County Tourism Development Authority's executive director, Sandra Homes; Dennis Johnson, chairman of the board; and Drew Barker, marketing, events and sports coordinator, participated last … more
Wilson police officers and Wilson County sheriff's deputies participated in crisis intervention team training held April 1-5 at Edgecombe Community College in Tarboro. Agencies represented included … more
Alan Winstead of Farm Bureau Insurance in Wilson, pictured third from right in the back row, attended the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' agent and broker roundtable April 5 in … more
Macclesfield tobacco grower James Corbett, right, was one of 25 tobacco growers and related professionals who recently completed a tobacco short course in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences … more
Clutching a teddy bear, Peggy Bennett speaks to Fike High School students about the dangers of drunken driving. Her son Josh, also a speaker, wrecked the car shown on the screen and barely escaped … more
MIDDLESEX — State troopers say two people were killed Saturday in a head-on crash caused by improper passing at a rural Nash County junction north of Middlesex. Jerry Wayne Pulley, 63, of … more
ROCKY MOUNT — Authorities say a 22-year-old Nash County man fatally shot his father Saturday night. Sheriff’s deputies were called to the 7200 block of Summerlea Place west of Rocky Mount to … more
Dark clouds swirled overhead, and eventually the rain poured down, but that didn’t dampen the spirits of those attending the 2019 Wilson Heart Walk Saturday morning at the Vollis Simpson Whirligig … more
Wesley Shelter clients received a bounty of blessings thanks to an organization and dozens of volunteers. Triangle-based ReachOut N.C., an LGBTQ support and advocacy group, coordinated the … more
The Carr, Riggs & Ingram accountants’ office became the first local business to install a pinwheel in support of the arts in Wilson on Friday morning. “The arts council is essential to the … more
Eddie Price, known here for his patriotism and devotion to veteran causes, died Sunday at age 94. For many, Price will be remembered as the face of local patriotic events, including courthouse … more
Argentinian photographer Judith Rodriguez said the Eyes on Main Street photo festival brings art to the people. Rodriguez, who is visiting Wilson for the third time, is the April … more
Following are new books at the Wilson County Public Library. Adult Fiction “Letters from Peaceful Lane” by Janet Dailey “Unforgettable You” by Brenda Novak “The Widows” by … more
Scattered showers and storms this weekend combined with comfortable temperatures make for typical spring weather in eastern North Carolina, Albert Thomas Jr. says in the latest installment of The … more
UPDATE: Police say 13-year-old Lyn'Nevaeh Wilson has been found safe and is no longer missing. Previous coverage: Wilson police are asking for the public’s help to locate a runaway teen … more
Community Christian School, 5160 Packhouse Road, will hold its second annual classic car and truck show from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 13. In addition to the car show, there will be food, … more
April is National Poetry Month in the United States, a time to raise awareness of poetry and to celebrate the ways it enriches our lives. The designation of April as National Poetry Month began in … more
For nearly half his life, A.P. Coleman has served as a Wilson city councilman. But that chapter is coming to an end as he announced his resignation this week. “It was hard, but it was a decision … more
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