The Wilson Times
subscribe now
[ Sign In ]  [ Register ]

Enjoy the lights at Wilson Botanical Gardens
A new Christmastime tradition is starting this year with Wilson Winter Lights. The Wilson Botanical Gardens, located at the Wilson County Agricultural Center, will be adorned with thousands of ligh ...

Lifelong Learners exhibit art at Barton
A new group exhibition has opened on the campus of Barton College. Featuring works of art in several mediums by members of the college’s Lifelong Learning program, this exhibit will be open unti ...

Experience 1870s Christmas at Aycock
A display of a festive Christmas feast of various meats, collards, biscuits and plum pudding like that served on the Aycock farm in the late 19th century will blanket the dining room table at Aycock B ...

Symphony features 2 soloists in Sunday concert
The Barton College/Wilson Symphony will present its annual Fall Concert on Sunday 3 p.m. in Barton College’s Kennedy Family Theatre. The orchestra, conducted by music director Mark N. Peterson, ...

Having fun while raising funds
It’s a favorite way to usher in the Christmas season for many arts patrons: a night of good food, music and fun at A Banker’s Holiday. The dance band Punch from Raleigh will shake things ...

Tucker named artistic director of Raleigh Boychoir
RALEIGH — The Raleigh Boychoir has named Jeremy Tucker of Wilson as its new artistic director. Tucker is the third person in the choir’s history to serve in this role. “I am very ...

New library books
Following are new books at the Wilson County Public Library. New Adult Fiction Seven-day checkout. “Charleston” by Margaret Bradham Thornton “A Christmas Prayer” by ...

3 artists featured in Spring Arbor show
Lu Glover, Phyllis Simpson and Gwen Hardie are the featured artists at Thursday’s reception from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at The Spring Arbor Art Gallery. The public is invited. Glover, retired educat ...

Becky Holland was sitting on the edge of her seat during Monday night’s dress rehearsal for “Jesus Christ Superstar.” Matthew Joyner, who plays Jesus, was placed on the cross for th ...

Area crafters hold annual sale this week
More than a thousand shoppers are expected this week for the 27th annual Hearthside Crafters show at the Wilson County Agricultural Center. Doors will open Thursday through Saturday with no admis ...

Where did some summer and fall critters go?
I enjoy the butterflies, lightning bugs and dragonflies that flit so gracefully in my yard in summer. I do not enjoy mosquitoes, ticks, fire ants, chiggers, grasshoppers, Japanese beetles and other pe ...

New project starts for artists and friends
Oona Lewis and Pegi Sharp have ended one adventure and started a new one. After closing the artist cooperative Studio One last month, the two artists and business partners are opening Art Ventures ...

Day of pottery at Finch's
BAILEY — Take your Christmas list and some money to Finch’s Open House Sunday because if you like pottery, you will most certainly want to buy something. The annual event, from 10 a.m. ...

The Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park got another financial boost Thursday during a dedication ceremony for six new whirligigs. Jim Goodmon, president and CEO of Capitol Broadcasting Company/ WRAL-TV, ...

Writer, musician Gardner speaks at Barton Nov. 10
Fiction writer Phillip J. Gardner is guest speaker for the Nov. 10 Victor R. Small Writers Series Lecture. The lecture is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in The Sam and Marjorie Ragan Writing Center on campus ...

'Hell House' asks question, 'What if?'
Farmington Heights Church of God is presenting its walk-through drama “Hell House” for the fourth year. “Hell House” opened last weekend and will continue this week beginning t ...

Showing 1 through 16 of 16
Most Popular From the past 7 days
Most Viewed Most Commented Most Emailed
Man sentenced for rape
Fight at cemetery sparks gunfire
Police target drugs, guns, gangs
Man faces charges in stabbing
Police seek robbery suspect; surveillance released
Grand jury doesn't indict Ferguson cop in shooting, violence erupts
His letter nailed it
Fight at cemetery sparks gunfire
Man sentenced for rape
Send President Obama a bill
WCYAA basketball registrations end Sunday
Trip to 2-AA East final on line as SWE travels to NE
Show respect for others, always
Bulldogs' Pajunk selected as Academic All-American
Gracia's awards hat trick
News  |  Sports  |  Life  |  Opinion  |  Obituaries  |  Photos  |  Videos  |  Contact  |  Classifieds  |  Special Sections  |  Public Notices  |  Advertise
Powered by Google
Advanced Search