WILSON’S LOCAL PRINT AND DIGITAL COMMUNITY INSTITUTION SINCE 1896
LIFESTYLES

‘Backbone of the family’: Grandparents treated to breakfast at school

At Grandparents' Day at Lucama Elementary School, Larry Lewis challenged student Corbin Price to an impromtu arm wrestling contest as Lewis' granddaughter, Aubree Ungerer, left, watched Friday.
LUCAMA — When third grader Aubrey Parrish came to school early Friday for Grandparents’ Day, three grandmothers came with her. Vickie Miller, Susie Jones and Gail Parrish were all there to …
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ANNOUNCEMENTS
WEDDINGS

Mr. and Mrs. James Toby Roberts III

Roberts-Fulford

Jenna Marata Fulford and James Toby Roberts III, both of Andrews, were married in a 1:30 p.m. ceremony on May 5 at The Hackney Warehouse in Murphy. Daniel Ritchie officiated. The bride is the …

Dr. Emily Cayton Weathersby

Weathersby-Cayton

Emily Martha Cayton and David Christopher Weathersby of Benson exchanged marriage vows June 29 in a 5:30 p.m. outdoor ceremony at Wilkins Farm in Coats. Officiating were Kenneth Easter of Wilson and …

Mr. and Mrs. Britt

Britt-Craft

Katelyn Paige Craft and James Haywood Britt Jr., both of Wilson, were married in a 2 p.m. ceremony on April 27 at Saratoga Original Free Will Baptist Church. The Rev. Greg Barnes officiated. The …

ENGAGEMENTS

Petersen-Daw

Free Ellis and Renee Daw of Middlesex announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Elizabeth Daw, of Middlesex to Connor McCormack Petersen of Holly Springs. The bride is the granddaughter of …

Neal-Atkinson

Neal-Atkinson

Free Connie Carr Atkinson and Vernon Neal, both of Wilson, will be married May 2 at Darden Alumni Center. The bride is the daughter of the late Addie and Louis Carr of Wilson. Parents of the groom …

Lewis-Proctor

Free Ted and Patricia Proctor of Wilson announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaitlyn Elizabeth Proctor, to Hunter Scott Lewis, both of Wilmington. The bride is the granddaughter of the late …

ANNIVERSARIES
AT HOME
FOOD
Surprise your family, or maybe your co-workers, with some homemade doughnuts.

Doughnuts at home?

Sometimes all it takes is a photograph to make me want to try something new. That’s what happened about a week ago when I saw a photo of some homemade doughnuts. “I want to make those,” I …
EDUCATION
School menus for Wilson, Nash and Johnston counties

School Menus monday Breakfast: Sausage biscuit, fruit juice and applesauce cup. Lunch: Pepperoni pizza or chicken fillet sandwich, baked beans, coleslaw and pears. Tuesday Breakfast: …

Sotomayor encourages kids to ‘Just Ask’

School menus for Wilson, Nash and Johnston counties

‘Sallie B. High’ on schedule

Family Life
Summer camps gave kids diverse escapes

Whether it was playing tennis, basketball or soccer, dancing, singing or acting — or just plain splashing around in the water — Wilson youth had plenty of opportunities to spend their summer …

Down at the dam: Reservoir spillway a popular fishing hole

Stage life: Young campers produce ‘Sleeping Beauty Kids’

MIND AND BODY
Patient navigator helps out in trying times

Do you ever wish you had someone who could just be by your side as you go through a course of treatment? Imagine facing a possible diagnosis of cancer or have a confirmed cancer diagnosis and …

Suicide: Here’s what you should know

Former patients, family join hospital council