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Winds from Tropical Storm Michael kept city crews busy Thursday night and Friday morning. Several downed trees were reported throughout the city and county, officials said. Wilson Energy reported … more
While Wilson officials are still touting a perfect vision for the future of the community, the name Wilson 20/20 Community Vision just didn’t fit anymore. So on Thursday during the annual meeting, … more
The Charles L. Coon High School class of 1955 held its 63rd reunion on Sept. 22 at Wilson Country Club. Classmates attending included, in the front row from left, Viola "Tiny" Riley Bradley, Lois … more
Sandra Homes, left, executive director of the Wilson County Tourism Development Authority, presents a check for $10,000 to Barton College, earmarked for recruitment and marketing initiatives for … more
Dining out next week at various local eateries can help the United Way of Wilson during its Week of Caring fundraiser. Last year’s Day of Caring was so successful that United Way staff expanded … more
My mom died 14 years ago from breast cancer that metastasized to her lungs. She believed in her community, and she worked tirelessly to make it better. Everything she did was centered around … more
Pedro Santamaria, 56, is wanted for his alleged involvement in the March 2015 tractor-trailer robbery where thieves made off with 275 pounds of gold bars. He’s from the Miami area and also has ties … more
Vivian Howard never wanted to be a chef. “I got into cooking because I wanted to be a food writer,” Howard told fans who filled the gym Tuesday night for Barton College’s Friends of Hackney … more
An experienced businessman is doing his best to highlight the differences between his platform and longtime U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield in hopes of being elected to represent the 1st Congressional … more
After a day of wind and rain, Wilson can expect a lot of sunshine and fall-like weather through the weekend. Residents waited much of the day for Tropical Storm Michael to make its way across the … more
Wilson County could receive 4 to 6 inches or more of rain Thursday with wind gusts up to 40 mph as Hurricane Michael makes its way across the state. The bulk of the rain will come Thursday during … more
Each month, the Wilson County Board of Education releases its personnel list showing employees who have been hired, retired, or resigned from the system in the previous month. The Wilson Times … more
Youth organizations in Wilson County can earn up to $1,000 through U.S. Cellular’s Community Connections program through a program that began Tuesday, the wireless company said. Now in its … more
ELM CITY — After eight years, the town manager of Elm City is moving on to new career opportunities. Jonathan Russell started with the north Wilson community on Aug. 1, 2010, and on Tuesday, he … more
More than 5,000 people viewed Wilson’s new tourism logo on social media within just a few hours of its launch. Now everyone is invited to learn more about the new marketing campaign during an … more
Due to inclement weather expected from the approach of Hurricane Michael, the North Carolina State Fair will not be open on its first day, Thursday, as planned. The fair will open Friday at 10 … more
Wilson County could receive 3 to 5 inches of rain Thursday with wind gusts in the 30 to 40 mph range as Michael makes its way across the state. The potential is for winds up to 57 mph, she … more
NASHVILLE — Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools will receive $10 million in state lottery funding to build a new elementary school in northern Nash County, state and local officials said Monday. The … more
MIDDLESEX — A 45-day public review and comment period begins today for the town of Middlesex’s proposed water and sewer system development fees. The fees will replace impact fees currently in … more
Officers from at least 10 law enforcement agencies across the state attended a nationwide training initiative on Tuesday that’s designed to reduce the number of line-of-duty deaths. The … more
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