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WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorneys general in 20 states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit Thursday challenging a federal regulation that could allow blueprints for making guns on 3D … more
ASHEBORO (AP) — A man is accused of keeping a woman "in sexual servitude" for five years, authorities in North Carolina said. Salvador Espinoza Escobar, 48, was expected in court Friday … more
A very stable weather pattern is expected to keep The Wilson Times area mostly dry and with seasonable temperatures Saturday through Tuesday. Once a cold front, with accompanying showers, moves to … more
At this point in January, a lot of people have already given up on their New Year’s resolutions. Those lofty goals and promises have gone by the wayside as people realize that the $10 they paid to … more
STANTONSBURG — The Stantonsburg Town Council interviewed two candidates to fill a vacant seat during a special meeting Thursday. Mayor Coley H. Rhodes called the meeting and Commissioners Walter … more
Those among us who love poetry know of its power to sow ideas that help us understand our life, to stretch our imagination, to make our existence broader, to make our sense of curiosity spin and to … more
Mace Robinson was in the wrong place at the wrong time when he was shot while riding a motorcycle in Newark, New Jersey. “We heard the gunshot and took off. We hit the interstate and I’m … more
Two more teens have been charged in connection to a shooting earlier this month on Lipscomb Road. Wilson police arrested 18-year-old Antarius Jones of Wilson, who is charged with assault with a … more
Today is the fifth iteration of what we have entitled “Free Comic Book Weekend.” It’s a little different in that it’s a one-day event this time, and the final of this version, which is why we … more
When Erika Wilson first became an attorney, she believed that if you were involved in the criminal justice system, you must have done something wrong. “You got yourself into trouble and … more
A 5-year-old boy was hospitalized after Wilson police say a teenage relative injured him in an accidental shooting Friday afternoon. Wilson County EMS medics took the boy to Vidant Medical Center … more
The North Carolina Jeep Club has installed its slate of officers for 2020. From left are Corey Vick, vice president; Bobby Overman, social media manager; Odis Daughtridge, president; Tammy Williford, … more
The Sons of Confederate Veterans' Gen. William Dorsey Pender Camp No. 1916, based in Wilson, and area residents cleaned the Langley cemetery near Elm City on Monday. Volunteers conducted the cleanup … more
Democratic women’s group to meet The Democratic Women of Wilson County will meet at 6:45 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27, in the Wilson County Public Library assembly room, 249 Nash St. The meeting will … more
Chicken and charity. Those are two words that often come to mind when thinking about Christy Proctor, the 2019 Distinguished Citizen of the Year. “Thank you for this evening. Thank you for this … more
Youth will have another area to explore and a way to open their minds thanks to the Wilson County Public Library’s new makerspace. The main library will hold its makerspace grand opening from … more
Crews are expected to finish the U.S. 301 redevelopment project this spring, roughly two years after the road detours started. “I think it has been a great project,” said … more
Three area students received a $1,000 college scholarship each, thanks to the community’s support through the Wilson Martin Luther King Jr. Commission. Pictured are Beddingfield graduate Cathy … more
People will have the opportunity to provide input on what transportation projects they would like to see built in the next State Transportation Improvement Program for years 2023 through 2032. The … more
Hayley Baxley, an exceptional children’s teacher at Springfield Middle School, said she gets “a lot of love” out of her work. Baxley recently received the Educator of Excellence Award for … more
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