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FREE Large fire damages home on Appleberry Court  View Photo Gallery
Firefighters from Wilson Fire/Rescue Services have extinguished the Tuesday afternoon fire on the 3000 block of Appleberry Court and are now working to contain hotspots, said Deputy Fire Chief Alber ...



FREE Diagnosis via technology
Carlton Tedder was never in the same room with the neurointensivist who quickly diagnosed and treated his stroke this spring. They did communicate face-to-face, sort of. But he was in Wilson, and she ...



New York murder suspect arrested in Pitt County
The Daily Reflector What started as a routine traffic stop in Pitt County resulted in the arrest of a suspect wanted for murder in Brooklyn, N.Y. Unique Everlast Gray, 23, who fled during a traf ...



Lowe's challenges county tax value
By Janet Conner-Knox Times Staff Writer Lowe’s Home Centers has challenged the property tax assessment they received from the Wilson County tax office. Wilson County said the value of ...



Challenger seeks mayor's seat
By Janet Conner-Knox Times Staff Writer STANTONSBURG — When you enter the town of Stantonsburg, you can’t miss the big pink signs with Kimbrali Harrell for mayor written on it. & ...



Incumbent mayor seeks third term
By Janet Conner-Knox Times Staff Writer STANTONSBURG — Bill Edmundson is the mayor of Stantonsburg, but he said he is not a politician. “I am an elected official, not a politicia ...



Future development eyed for South Street properties
By Rochelle Moore Times Staff Writer Downtown South Street properties once eyed as a possible brewery site are undergoing exterior renovations in preparation for future development. Renovatio ...



Adams Carpet One celebrates anniversary
By Rochelle Moore Times Staff Writer Adams Carpet One will celebrate 35 years in business with a ribbon cutting and anniversary celebration today at its new location on Nash Street. Adams Car ...



Batten to receive leadership award
The eleventh annual Wilson-Barton Partnership Leadership Award Dinner honoring Dr. Frank T. Batten will be held on Thursday, Sept. 24, on the campus of Barton College. The event, to be held under ...



Community Briefs
Free seminars offered at NCC Nash Community College’s Small Business Center has several free seminars scheduled for September. On Tuesday, Sept. 8, at 6 p.m., learn about calculating and ...



FREE BB&T VP, operations manager mourned; Wilson lauded for helping shape 'BB&T we know today'
Charles Leon Wilson III, senior executive vice president and operations division manager at BB&T Corp., died Sunday morning, leaving family and colleagues mourning the loss of a man whose understa ...



LAKE LEVELS DROPPING
By Rochelle Moore Times Staff Writer The lack of adequate rainfall and hot temperatures have pushed 30 counties, including Wilson, into a moderate drought. Three western counties — Clev ...



FREE Community grieves for 21-year-old
By Olivia Neeley Times Staff Writer Sarah Burrell was full of life. She was what her family described as a "free spirit.” "She never had fear,” said Sarah’s mother ...



'THE FIRST 72 ARE ON YOU'
By Olivia Neeley Times Staff Writer Be prepared: The first 72 are on you. That’s the message local, state and national officials are pushing when it comes to emergencies and disasters. ...



Pay for coaches hits snag
Clerical issues have caused a delay in coaches for Wilson County Schools receiving their regular monthly stipend. The delay affects 57 coaches, according to Eric Davis, chief operations officer for ...



FREE Wilson woman dies in wreck
ROCKY MOUNT — A Wilson woman died in a single-car wreck just outside Rocky Mount on Friday afternoon, according to the N.C. Highway Patrol. Sarah Burrell, 21, of Wilson, was a passenger in a w ...



FREE Motel demolition to begin
By Rochelle Moore Times Staff Writer A dilapidated motel that has remained a public nuisance and health hazard along U.S. 301 will finally be torn down. Superior Court Judge Rusty Duke issued an ...



County workers receive raise
Wilson County employees received 2 percent raises recently as promised. Denise Stinagle, Wilson County manager, said the state not passing a budget did not hinder the county raises. “There ...



Thompson named Treasured Pirate
Johnnie Thompson of Wilson was one of eight East Carolina University staff members in Business Services honored recently as Treasured Pirates. He received the award for cost effectiveness. Thompson ...



Scouts honor Ray Franks
From staff reports A near-capacity crowd showed up Wednesday night at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church in Greenville to celebrate 40 years of professional service by H. Ray Franks, scout execut ...



Free haircuts, school supplies and more offered today
By Janet Conner-Knox Times Staff Writer Just in case you were not able to get that free haircut before school started, there is another chance this weekend. On Saturday from 8 a.m. until noon ...



Potential threat at Rock Ridge deemed not credible
Extra law enforcement officers were on hand at Rock Ridge Elementary School Thursday morning in an effort to make parents and students feel more secure. Principal Jennifer Lewis received informatio ...



Community briefs
Youth Explosion today Jackson Chapel Church, 571 E. Nash St., will host their third annual “B.O.O.T. Camp” Youth Explosion today from 3-5 p.m. with Isaac Barnes as speaker. School suppl ...



Wilson County District Court
Feb. 17 John J. Covolo, presiding Bernis/Spainhour, prosecutors • Aaron Bradley Cambra, expired registration card/tag, voluntarily dismissed. • Regina D. Franklin, expired regi ...



More details known in fiery, fatal U.S. 264 wreck
By Jon Jimison Times Editor Troopers are completing their investigation of the fiery, tractor-trailer wreck on U.S. 264 that left the driver of the truck dead. The tractor-trailer veered off U.S ...




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