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Dear Readers, These days we hear about turmoil and violence in our beloved America. Our hearts ache with news about things we cannot understand and about things that seem to erode the landscape of … more
The Wilson County Democratic Party invites area residents to address the issues affecting Wilson County with a breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 6 at Calvary Presbyterian Church, 209 Pender St. … more
WINSTEAD’S RESERVOIR On July 26, 1957, George Redmond and Mary E. Winstead, Benjamin Paschal and Pattie W. Winstead, Mrs. Margaret W. Barnes, Mrs. Mattie Elizabeth W. Moore and Mrs. Theresa … more
“Black Panther,” the Marvel movie, is an absolute hit even as I write this during the first week of its release. By the time this article shows up in the paper, there will have been a number … more
A woman who was on trial in the 2016 shooting death of her boyfriend struck a plea deal Wednesday after jurors deliberated several hours and couldn’t reach a conclusion in the case. Talaya … more
A Wilson man faces an attempted murder charge in connection to a December shooting that left another man injured. Police arrested 28-year-old Antrell J. Anderson Thursday and charged him with … more
Dozens of community leaders gathered Wednesday for the Wilson County Substance Prevention Coalition’s quarterly meeting. The coalition also hosted guest speaker Mary Beth Cox, substance use … more
For Lauren Stott, the Wilson County Schools Teacher Job Fair led to the beginning of a career in teaching. “It gave me the chance to interview with several schools and talk to several different … more
Wilson Medical Center and the United Way have teamed up to make a difference in the lives of those who need it most. As part of National Nutrition Month, the hospital will hold challenges for its … more
Josephine Berthier isn’t from Wilson. In fact, her home is more than 4,200 miles away, but that didn’t stop the French teen from being an advocate for the city and its attractions during an … more
ROCKY MOUNT — Nominations are open for community leaders in Nash and Edgecombe counties to be considered for induction into the Twin County Hall of Fame. The group Twin County Community Pride is … more
A 16-year-old faces charges after deputies say he made a fake bomb threat to Beddingfield High School a day prior to shooting threats at two Wilson middle schools. A school resource officer … more
If you’re a regular at Wilson’s Chick-fil-A, you might want to get your fill of your favorite menu items before March 17. The restaurant on Forest Hills Road will close at 2 p.m. that day for … more
For the first time in almost four months, the Barnett family slept under the same roof Tuesday night. Harrison Barnett is back home in Wilson. Tuesday night, the 9-year-old kidney transplant … more
ELM CITY — If you like playing in the dirt, the Gardners Community Farm Show and Plow Day on Saturday may be a can’t-miss event. “It’s just a way for us to get together and get some guys … more
NASHVILLE — Authorities charged a former Nashville police officer with trafficking heroin Tuesday. Tar River Regional Drug Task Force officers received information regarding 32-year-old John … more
UPS has recognized two Wilson County drivers for delivering a quarter-century of safety. David Joyner of Elm City and Gary Poythress of Wilson have been inducted into UPS’ Circle of Honor, a … more
FREMONT — The Gov. Charles B. Aycock Birthplace will host a celebration of Southern food heritage led by costumed historical interpreters from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 10. Hands-on demonstrations … more
Hunter’s Competitive Dance Company and Hunter’s Dance tumble teams will present the annual Benefit Showcase Sunday at Fike High School, raising money for local children’s charities. “It is … more
Police have organized a Saturday book run from Greenville to Wilson to benefit students at Margaret Hearne Elementary School. The event is a collaboration with the American Legion … more
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