Local news
2532 results total, viewing 101 - 120
Each month, the Wilson County Board of Education releases its personnel list showing employees who have been hired, retired or who have resigned from the system in the previous month. The Wilson … more
Last week, Rock Ridge Elementary School was hit hard by the influenza virus. “We had one kindergarten class that had only eight students and 14 were absent because they were sick,” said … more
For nearly 30 years, Hilton and Alice Bass have toiled to make Hilton’s Men’s & Ladies’ Fine Clothing into a trusted retail shop, and the recent purchase by Walker Finklea is ensuring the … more
Wilson is in store for mild winter weather this week as temperatures are forecast to reach or exceed the average high of 53 degrees. Tuesday's high should reach 58 to 60 degrees under mostly sunny … more
HOOKERTON — State officials say a 42-year-old murder convict has died in an apparent suicide at Maury Correctional Institution on Monday. Michael Grant was found unresponsive in the inmate … more
When beavers hear the sound of running water, their instincts kick in. “When they hear water running, they want to stop it,” said Ricky Hayes, district director for Wilson Soil and Water … more
During Black History Month, the attention is often focused on national figures, but a Wilson native is looking to shine the spotlight on folks from east Wilson and the fights they forged to better … more
A second term means a bigger bullhorn for state Sen. Rick Horner. The freshman Republican lawmaker says he’ll work to become a leading advocate for public schools in the GOP’s Senate caucus if … more
After a successful first year, Wilson County’s iGov Employee Learning Experience has kicked off with 12 new participants. The yearlong academy gives county staff the opportunity to learn about … more
The following students were recognized for their academic excellence during the fall quarter by making the honor roll list at Community Christian School. They are listed by grade and … more
NASHVILLE — Four-legged crimefighters will be safer on the job thanks to a nonprofit provider of bulletproof vests for law enforcement K-9s. Nash County Sheriff’s Office K-9s Dako and Dino … more
A new member of the Wilson Fire/Rescue Services command staff is bringing more than the knowledge of battling a blaze and budgeting. Michael Sumner fought for his life in 2012 and won against a rare … more
ROCKY MOUNT — The Danny Talbott Cancer Center officially opened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, and hospital executives said it will introduce “a new era of comprehensive cancer care … more
Seventh-grader Zaneya Roberson worked diligently on her painting of a moon and starry night while explaining why she wanted to paint that particular scene on a ceiling … more
« Prev | 1 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 127 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past year.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.