Playhouse belts out ‘Mamma Mia’: ‘This show is a sugar rush’

The character Tonya, played by Maria Popowich, leads a dance number during "Mamma Mia" rehearsals. The musical is presented by The Playhouse of Wilson.
The Playhouse of Wilson is bringing the musical “Mamma Mia” to the Wilson stage in March, and audiences are guaranteed to want to dance in the aisles of the Edna Boykin Cultural Center. The …

The Brittany returns March 13, 14: Showcase delivers empowering message

More than 80 girls soccer teams will be in Wilson for The Brittany showcase March 13-14.
The Brittany Willis Memorial Scholarship Soccer Showcase in Wilson is known statewide as the premier girls’ soccer event in North Carolina, with a waiting list of teams wanting to play to prove …
See J.J. Jiang and his "Kimono — Beauty + Form" at Barnes Corner Gallery's First Friday Open House March 6.

Painter visits Barnes Corner Gallery: First Friday open house features J.J. Jiang

Cool blues fold into warm, complimentary burnt oranges. Light moves into dark. Crisp edges dance with those that blur and fade. Beneath the folds of the Japanese kimono, the figure of a woman — …
A representative of Carolina Breast Imaging talks with a visitor to her booth at last year's Wilson Chamber Expo.

Explore businesses at Spring Expo: Event is March 21 at fairgrounds

The Wilson Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 2020 Wilson Spring Expo at the Wilson County Fairgrounds on Saturday, March 21, beginning at 10 a.m. Expo is presented by Greenlight Community Broadband …
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Chet Nichols and Mike Hart play at 217 Brew Works March 6.

Live music for March 2020

FRIDAY, MARCH 6 Chet Nichols and Mike Hart 7 p.m. 217 Brew Works 217 South St. S. Come and enjoy the original music of local musicians Chet Nichols and Mike Hart. Food will be provided …

Filling out the Calendar
Monthly planner for March 2020

SUNDAY, MARCH 1 Benefit Showcase Performance 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Fike High School Hunter’s Competitive Dance Company will host a benefit showcase performance with the tumble teams …