Chandler Wilson poses with his snowman. Sunday's snow was the family's first snow since moving to Wilson.

Savoring a snowy Sunday

Wilsonians woke up to blanket of snow Sunday. Some residents measured as much as 5 inches of snow in their yards early Sunday morning before the sleet and rain began to fall and melt the fallen …
Hurricane Florence is shown just off the North Carolina coast in this satellite image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

33 Wilson residents receive Florence aid

It’s been 12 weeks since Hurricane Florence made landfall and wrecked havoc in much of the eastern part of the state. While Wilson County fared better than other counties, 33 homeowners and renters …

Albert Thomas Jr.

Weathercast: Winter storm packs a wallop, but snow not likely to accumulate here

If wind chill figures were air temperatures, Albert Thomas Jr. says, the greater Wilson area would be a winter wonderland come Sunday. With feels-like readings in the teens and 20s but actual …

Wilson couple honored for role in opioid fight The N.C. Attorney General’s Office has recognized the work of Mike and Becky Cannon in their fight against the opioid epidemic. The Cannons were among 16 others across the state who were …
Deputies: Man charged with attempted murder after stabbing wife in chest GOLDSBORO — A rural Wayne County man faces an attempted murder charge after sheriff's deputies say he stabbed his wife in the chest Saturday. Deputies were dispatched to an assault call on …
Novo Nordisk to invest $65M in Clayton

SMITHFIELD — The Johnston County Board of Commissioners approved an economic incentive package for Novo Nordisk, authorized Mosely Architect to move forward with a schematic design for the new …

Officials: Take precautions to avoid polio-like virus

Thousands attend Christmas fest

Princeton Christmas parade brings holiday cheer

Students to use fire truck as mobile learning lab

DOT: Be alert for deer on roads, highways

County board honors deputy for bike donation

Nash County commissioners unanimously voted to re-elect Robbie Davis as chairman and Wayne Outlaw as vice chairman on Monday. There was no apparent competition or dissension in giving the two …

Can't rain out Bailey's Christmas parade

Spring Hope appoints new planning board

Nash Community College instructor trains teachers in Zambia

Warming up to the cold facts about climate

“Civilization will end within 15 or 30 years unless immediate action is taken against problems facing mankind.” Sounds dire. A reaction to the National Climate Assessment published the day …

Outreach essential for Lucama chorus

LUCAMA — When Kitty Barnes asked Lucama Elementary School music teacher Jana Winders if the Lucama Singing Cardinals could perform for The Lunch Bunch at Little Rock Original Free Will Baptist …

College Sports
Bulldogs name Burnette defensive coordinator, first assistant coach

Treiston Burnette is the first assistant coach for the Barton College football team, set to begin play in the fall of 2020. The former defensive coordinator at Averett University, an NCAA Division …

Lady Bulldogs struggle defensively in first loss, 79-74

Houston, ruler of lands, arrives in Greenville

Downer at the ‘The Dog House’

Bulldogs dazzle NGU in conference opener

Community sports
An idea for a day trip

The Cape Hatteras National Seashore is roughly 70 miles of coastline area amongst several barrier islands in North Carolina. Congress authorized it in 1937 as a first of its kind, and later in 1940, …

WCYAA extends hoops sign-ups until Sunday

Golden memories of Wilson for first NC Amateur champion

Busy weekend looms as National League soccer returns for 10th straight year

Buffalo squirrels do not go hush in the night

School menus for Wilson, Johnston and Nash counties
monday Breakfast: Sweet potato swirl, apple juice, applesauce cup and milk Lunch: Oven-breaded chicken with roll or pepperoni … Read More
Student winners named
The Wilson Soil and Water Conservation District held its annual awards banquet this week at the Wilson County Agricultural Center. … Read More
Merck buys STEM lab kits for schools
Part of a $30,000 grant from Merck Pharmaceutical Manufacturing is funding STEM instructional materials at all middle schools in … Read More
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