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Fedora shares goal-oriented approach

Rick Warren’s book, “The Purpose-Driven Life,” is something that has been read by University of North Carolina head football coach Larry Fedora. In the book, Warren notes that people are addressing an ongoing problem, have just …
School Sports

Memories of ‘Mr. Lucama’

Remember him as “Mr. Lucama” — with utmost respect. A fixture for nearly 50 years, Hugh M. Flowers was all that he could be for the tiny community located at the western tip of Wilson County. Flowers embraced Lucama as its …

Correction

In Monday’s edition of The Wilson Times, the finishing positions of the Hunt High 4x100 and 4x200 relay teams at the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 3-A track and field championships were erroneously listed. The 4x100 team …

SWE’s Owens takes her defense to UMO

PINETOPS —When opposing point guards brought the ball up the floor against the SouthWest Edgecombe High varsity girls basketball team this season, senior Teliyah Owens wasn’t far behind in greeting them. But this salutation …

Heartbreak for CBA softball in 3-A East semis

HILLSBOROUGH — The only loss of 2017 to a 3-A team ended another banner Charles B. Aycock High varsity softball team in hard-to-take fashion Saturday afternoon. The Lady Golden Falcons, 3-A queens from the 3-A/4-A Eastern Carolina …

Alone on the podium

GREENSBORO — Fike High sophomore high jumper Elijahwon Cooper had no desire to take unnecessary attempts at Saturday’s North Carolina High School Athletic Association 3-A championship at Irwin Belk Track on the campus of North Carolina …

Bruins 4x100 relay finishes 2nd at NCHSAA 2-A meet

GREENSBORO — Despite taking the No. 4 seed into the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 2-A championship meet, the Beddingfield High 4x100 relay team flirted with bringing home a state title Friday afternoon on Irwin Belk Track on …
College Sports

Legend of the Game

Todd Wilkinson remains the winningest head baseball coach in Barton (formerly Atlantic Christian) College with a 496-447-3 record. He’s provided strong impact in his two years as the school’s director of athletics. And Wilkinson …
Community Sports

Overman honored as Wilson’s first hall-of-fame bowler

WINSTON-SALEM — Wilson County can now claim its first hall-of-fame bowler. Jesse Louis Overman was posthumously inducted into the North Carolina State United States Bowling Congress Association Hall of Fame during the association’s …
Pro Sports

As SNMP Chargers points leader, Wilson Co. deputy Bohne unwinds at the track

During the week, Jeremy Bohne is enforcing laws, but, on weekends, he’s running wide open. Bohne, 30, is a deputy at the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office. He also competes in the Charger division at Southern National Motorsports Park, …
Student-athlete of the week

Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week: Kimberly Lamm, Wilson Christian Academy

Senior goalkeeper Kimberly Lamm was integral to her Wilson Christian Academy varsity girls soccer team’s march to the North Carolina Christian School Association 2-A championship last week, making her this week’s Thomas Law Attorneys …