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N.C. Gov. McCrory tours Greene County Middle

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory tours Greene County Middle School Tuesday to observe digital learning in the classroom. McCrory’s proposed budget provides $29 million to …

Beth Freshwater-Smith takes oath

Beth Freshwater-Smith, with her family by her side, takes the oath of office for the District Court Judge for the 7th Judicial District Wednesday.

Sunday in the Rose Garden

More than 100 people turned out for the 18th annual Sunday in the Rose Garden. It was a chance to enjoy the roses amid music played by well-known Wilson musician Bill Myers. Dozens of people …

Celebrating nursing homes

Avante of Wilson celebrated National Nursing Home Week with activities for residents and staff including a Friday carnival for residents and their families. Attendees enjoyed games, prizes, snow …

Bike Rodeo held

Scott Wirch of King BMX Stunt Shows performs a ramp stunt during the Bike Rodeo held Saturday at Lowe’s.

Catching some sun

The warm weather brought out residents to the park as temperatures reached into the low 80s.

Music at the Roundhouse

Audience members enjoy the music and the museum at the Freeman Roundhouse concert Sunday featuring the Steven Pender Trio.

Rainy fundraiser

Participants of the 2016 Chippin for Children Golf Tournament at Wilson Country Club wait for a break in the weather before heading out for a round of golf last week. There were 30 teams this year in …

'The Little Mermaid'

You’ll be tapping your feet and humming along to “Under the Sea” at ACT! for Youth’s production of “Little Mermaid Jr.” The musical, a favorite for both youngsters and parents, opens Friday at the Boykin Center for a two-weekend run.

Motorcycle class

A motorcycle training class, sponsored by the Wilson Police Department, was the first class of its kind in the area. Nine out of 10 of the students in the class are hearing-impaired.