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Piedmont Natural Gas has begun replacement of about 12 miles of natural gas transmission pipeline in Wilson County. According to Jason Wheatley, a spokesman for PNG, the total project length is 18 … more
Officials are preparing for the annual Senior Awareness Day that will feature new activities and a location change. The Wilson County Department of Social Services has joined with more than 50 … more
One inch of rainwater can produce more than 700 gallons of stormwater from a typical roof, but a rain barrel can save homeowners about 1,300 gallons of water during the peak summer months. And … more
The Eyes on Main Street photo exhibition and festival kickoff, an Artsy Alley unveiling, the Wilson Farmers & Artisan Market and several concerts kept Wilson residents and visitors busy well into the evening Saturday. more
For the first weekend in a while, there's no major threat of rain in the greater Wilson area this weekend. The region can expect a typical springtime pattern of warm daytime temperatures and mild … more
Covey Denton, who teaches at Greenfield School, was one of seven winners named by Vernier Software & Technology and the National Science Teachers Association for the 2019 Vernier/NSTA Technology … more
Self-Help Credit Union located at 2301 Madison Drive, Wilson, is offering a $1,000 scholarship to area students who demonstrate a commitment to community service. Applicants will be evaluated on … more
If you ask a few people I know, they will clearly state I am a journalist. I don’t think of myself as one, really. If people ask me what I do for a newspaper, I usually tell them I write the … more
STANTONSBURG — Aaron, a veteran police dog, is hanging up his badge. The 12-year-old German shepherd has been a law enforcement K-9 for 10 years, seven at the Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office … more
This past week, I got the opportunity to look out over the Atlantic Ocean for an unobstructed view from the beach while helping my cousin do some work on the family beach cottage for a couple of … more
Edinburgh is a city of fine architecture, art, education, thought and literature. A number of famous writers associated with the city have over the years touched the lives of many of us through … more
Authorities have arrested a teen in connection with Tuesday’s shooting that injured a man in the Pizza Hut parking lot. Police charged 19-year-old Cameron Lemel Williams with attempted … more
After months of work and years of planning, the space formerly known as Cavalier Park is opening with fanfare Monday in a public celebration. “We’ve been thrilled with the amount of use and … more
Kairos Church Ministries, 1009 Lodge St. S., will have a food giveaway from 8 -11 a.m. Saturday, April 27. Plate sale, bake sale planned today Hornes United Methodist Church, 145 W. Hornes … more
Police have arrested and charged a second suspect in connection with a April 14 shooting on Harrison Drive. Shaquan Rachell Smith, 20, faces charges including attempted first-degree murder and … more
As part of the Eyes on Main Street Wilson Outdoor Photo Festival's outreach, photographers took Canon cameras and put them in the hands of 32 employees at Diversified Opportunities in Wilson on … more
The Wilson County Register of Deeds issued the following marriage licenses in March: Billy Ray Garris and Cindy Leigh Bartlett, both of Black Creek; Rebecca Catherine Falkner of Henderson and … more
Small Business Month is around the corner and the Wilson Chamber of Commerce has a full lineup of events for companies of all sizes. “It’s an understatement to call small business an engine of … more
Authorities have accused a 37-year-old man of sexually abusing a child over the past decade. Police arrested Isabel Araujo Martinez of Wilson on April 16 and charged him with eight counts of … more
Fike High School received a lifesaving gift earlier this month thanks to the American Heart Association and the Hubert Vester Auto Group. Together, they donated a CPR in Schools Training Kit to the … more
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