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After receiving approval Wednesday from the city council, Wilson is set to begin providing wastewater treatment services for the town of Saratoga. “The town of Saratoga is currently not being … more
Wilson County farmers may qualify for Farm Service Agency emergency loans after President Trump declared a major disaster in the state due to Hurricane Florence. On Monday, 10 North Carolina … more
From hot meals and cold drinks to hygiene items, cleaning supplies and air mattresses, Wilsonians are pitching in with a variety of efforts to help those hit hardest by Hurricane Florence. Crystal … more
Police say a Wilson woman who claimed her car had been stolen was behind the wheel when it struck and severely injured a pedestrian early this month. Benita L. Batts, 44, of 306 Park Ave., was … more
ELM CITY — Sonja Duke has lived her worst nightmare. The owner of Illustrious Morgan Manor awoke at 4 a.m. Tuesday when she heard a bang in the barn near her home on Town Creek Road southeast of … more
Scenes from the fair on Wednesday more
Federal agents have captured a Wilson man wanted on a murder charge following a fatal Aug. 26 shooting near the Nash-Wilson county line. Deputy U.S. marshals found 20-year-old Darius Nike Taylor … more
A new North Carolina-based industrial hemp processor is slated to invest $17.3 million in renovating a facility adjacent to Alliance One International to produce the new Korent line of THC-free … more
Sheriff Calvin L. Woodard’s campaign will hold a grilled barbecue pork chop dinner fundraser from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 4-6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21 at campaign headquarters, 1435 Ward Blvd. … more
ELM CITY — Armed with rakes, wheelbarrows and a will to work, a small army of students, parents, teachers, administrators and other volunteers marched into Elm City. The mission was to help … more
BAILEY — Town commissioners voted unanimously Monday evening to create a citizen advisory board that will review and modify the Country Doctor Museum overlay to the town’s zoning … more
A Wilson man who federal prosecutors say held a child hostage while he was armed with a gun will spend a decade in prison. Senior U.S. District Judge Malcolm J. Howard sentenced Kelly Shadrome … more
Bobbie Jo Abrams will be taking her family to the Wilson County Fair this week — the two-legged kind and the four-legged ones as well. The Abrams family owns It’s a Zoo Life, located on N.C. … more
A large rainbow filled the sky Tuesday evening while Wilson Youth Soccer Association players practiced at Gillette Athletic Complex. The rainbow follows several days of severe weather produced by … more
Jacob Thomason of the Elm City 4-H Club looks at his chicken being readied for today's auction and sale at the Wilson County Fair. Some 48 children ages 5 to 18 have raised chickens from 1 day old in … more
Cocoa is The Wilson Times' Jana Lake State Farm adoptable pet of the week. Cocoa is as sweet and happy as they come, writes Dawn Tucker, adoption coordinator at For the Love of Dogs. She's 12 years … more
After nearly a week of weather influenced by Hurricane Florence, Wilson County returns to normal Tuesday through Saturday, Albert Thomas Jr. explains in The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by … more
Mayor Bruce Rose, center, reads a proclamation recognizing Monday as Constitution Day in the city of Wilson following the Daughters of the American Revolution Thomas Hadley Chapter's annual … more
Wilson County Sheriff’s Office officials are on the scene in Elm City, where a tornado apparently touched down this morning just after 7 a.m. Reporter Drew Wilson is in the town limits of Elm … more
Thanks to Hurricane Florence, the opening of next week’s Wilson County Fair is delayed a day. The fair will now open on Wednesday at 4 p.m. “We think this is the best scenario for … more
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