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FREE Brothers face charges in Nash courthouse shooting
NASHVILLE — Nash County Sheriff Dick Jenkins declined to offer a motive in Tuesday's courthouse shooting but confirmed that one suspect has been charged and a second is undergoing questioning. ...



K&W offers veterans free entrées Nov. 11
K&W Cafeterias will celebrate Veteran’s Day Nov. 11 by giving current veterans and active duty military personnel their choice of a free entrée. Military identification or proof of military ...



First South Bank announces new banking officer
Norman Osborn has been hired as a commercial banking officer for First South Bank. Currently, Osborn is located in the Benvenue Road, Rocky Mount branch, but he’ll be transitioning to Wilson aft ...



Cornerstone names new president
Mark A. Holmes has taken the leadership reins at Cornerstone Bank and the holding company, CB Financial, said John Anthony, chairman of the board. Holmes is a veteran banker, Elizabeth City native ...



Brace for cold, rain
Forecasters are watching an unsettled weather pattern moving toward the region early this weekend. Unseasonably cool air will move into the area behind a front on Saturday. Periods of rain and windy c ...



Sheriff's office K-9 unit places second in national trials
The Wilson County Sheriff’s Office Canine Division took second place overall in the U.S. Police K-9 Association’s patrol dog trials, which involved 104 national teams from multiple agencie ...



Convicted felon arrested in string of car break-ins
A convicted felon faces more than dozen charges after he was arrested by police for a rash of motor vehicle break-ins. Wilson police charged 41-year-old Rodney Abdul Farmer Thursday with 10 counts ...



Officials: Candle sparks house fire
A candle tipped over, sparking a house fire Wednesday afternoon on the 700 block of Elvie Street. Wilson Fire/Rescue Services firefighters found heavy smoke pouring from the attic area when they we ...



World Community Day Nov. 7
Church Women United will be celebrating World Community Day Nov. 7 at West Nash United Methodist Church, 2200 Nash St. N., at 10 a.m. The theme for this celebration is “Through God Our Hands Can ...



FREE WHIRLIGIG WEEKEND
The forecast is calling for a cold rain and stiff winds, but that won’t stop this weekend’s 10th annual Whirligig Festival. "The festival will continue, and the whirligigs will be ...



BROTHERS ACCUSED IN NASH SHOOTING
NASHVILLE — Rocky Mount brothers are in custody and facing felony charges connected to the double shooting at the Nash County Courthouse that injured two men Tuesday. A two-day manhunt led of ...



Residents report voting machine issues
Wilson County resident Dorthea Kent fears her vote may have gone to another candidate, even though she double checked it. Kent voted Monday at the Wilson County Board of Elections on Douglas Stree ...



FREE Convicted felon arrested in string of car break-ins
A convicted felon faces more than dozen charges after he was arrested by police for a rash of motor vehicle break-ins.  Wilson Police charged 41-year-old Rodney A. Farmer Thursday with 10 counts ...



FREE 1 released, 1 sought in courthouse shooting; search reveals criminal records; reward $10,000
NASHVILLE - The first suspect officers took into custody in the shooting of two men at the Nash County Courthouse was released by Nash County deputies late Tuesday night. Ontarious Montre Lewis turne ...



FREE Victims identified; Lewis released in courthouse investigation; courthouse open
NASHVILLE - The two victims in the Nash County Courthouse shooting have been identified. Both are listed in critical condition at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Donte’a Evans was shot in ...



FREE Sheriff vows to keep it positive
Even with the election less than a week away, Sheriff Calvin Woodard is still handing out campaign signs. "Well, people are still asking me for them and I have them in my car so if they want o ...



Suspect sought in car break-ins
Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a convicted felon who has several outstanding warrants related to burglaries of motor vehicles. Police said they have numerous warrants fo ...



Residents unite in march against domestic violence
April Clancy’s ex-boyfriend tried to kill her several times. The first time, he tried to drive the car they were in off a ledge in a waterfall area. Clancy said she was able to somehow shift the ...



FREE Police arrest 4th suspect in U.S. 301 shooting
Wilson police arrested a fourth teen in connection with an Oct. 18 shooting on U.S. 301. Police charged 18-year-old Aaron Antron Anderson, of 5345 Akron Lane, with attempted first-degree murder Tue ...



Community Briefs
Chicken and ribs for sale Pride of Wilson #484 located at 6110 Ward Blvd. will have a chicken and ribs plate sale Friday from 10:30 a.m. until sold out. The cost is $8 per plate and includes chicke ...



FREE GANGS TIED TO SHOOTINGS?
NASHVILLE — Some of the suspects and victims identified in the double shooting at the Nash County Courthouse Tuesday have possible gang ties and a history of gun violence. Officers investigati ...



FREE Zaxby's restaurant opening pushed to mid-December
The new Zaxby’s restaurant on Raleigh Road Parkway is preparing for its long-awaited opening in mid-December. "I’m excited,” said Tom Little, franchise owner who’s been ...



Wilson County Superior Court
Wilson County Superior Court Milton F. Fitch Jr., presiding April 15 Session • Anthony Barnes, pleaded guilty to possess drug paraphernalia, 120 days North Carolina Department of Adult ...



Truck flips multiple times
Troopers say a man was transported to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after he was involved in a single car crash on N.C. 58. Officials responded to the scene around 2:30 p.m. in the 5500 block of N.C. ...



Insurance business moves into downtown location
We Got U Insurance recently opened in the downtown Business Development Center offering a variety of insurance plans with a focus on individual service. David Smith has owned the business for sever ...




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