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Find bargains at 100-mile yard sale

Two women leave the Wilson County Fairgrounds with their Friday finds during the sixth annual 301 Endless Yard Sale last year.
This year’s 301 Endless Yard Sale is June 14 and 15. Founded in Selma and now hosted by a variety of towns located along U.S. 301 in the counties of Johnston, Halifax, Wilson, Nash and Harnett, …

Special events hit it out of the park

The Tobs wore pink at last year's Paint the Park Pink event to raise awareness of breast cancer.
Wilson Tobs 2019 baseball has already exploded onto the summer scene, paving the way for what should prove to be an exciting, interactive schedule for fans. Favorite events are returning and new …
Familes will gather at the Wilson County Public Library again this year for the Summer Reading Program.

Summer programs start at library

There’s plenty to do at the Wilson County Public Library this month. YOUTH PROGRAMS Wilson County Public Library invites all ages to experience the annual Summer Reading Program, A Universe …
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Heard Around Town

The band Songs from the Road performs at Gig in the Park May 2.

Live music, May 2019

Free Thursday, May 2 Gig in the Park 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park Songs from the Road includes veteran acousic musicians who have collectively received top accolades in the …

Filling out the Calendar

Friday, May 10, 17, 24, 31  Movies in the Park  Sunset (around 7 p.m.)  Whirligig Park  Downtown Wilson  Cucalorus Pop-up Cinema and Gig East present the movies “Paddington 2,” “Ralph Breaks the Internet,” “Mary Poppins Return” and “Incredibles 2.” Popcorn for purchase by 3 Stars Kettle Corn

Monthly Planner, May 2019

Free FRIDAY, MAY 3 Complimentary Wine Tasting 5 to 7 p.m. Grapenuts Wine 3711-B Peppermill Drive Join host Kevin Owings of Winebow for a complimentary wine tasting. Friday, May …