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Use your headlights when it's raining
Use your headlights when it’s raining Several years ago (not sure when) a law in North Carolina was passed to tell citizens that if it was raining that their lights should be on. I can see ...



Thanks for the help in locating Lincoln
Thanks for the help in locating Lincoln It is a Sunday and my dog, Lincoln, and I are resting at home because of the many blessings that came our way. It was a Friday afternoon when my car alarm ...



What if we banned gun-free zones?
What if we banned gun-free zones? What if we actually lived in a sane world? What if, instead of encountering signs telling us to disarm before entering an athletic area, government building, schoo ...



Prejudice alive and well in GOP politics
Prejudice alive and well in GOP politics Is our Democratic democracy up for sale? It is becoming very apparent this is the direction North Carolina is trending toward. To Republican administrator ...



We want America back
We want America back I would like to congratulate those who have written the great articles that have been appearing in The Wilson Times attacking the left wing liberal Democratic Party along with ...




I don’t know if the paper has its own cartoonist, but this morning, I thought of one that says a lot about Obama’s Affordable Care Act. Here it is: People in a line coming out of a GI d ...



Who will protect us?
Who will protect us? In the early 1990s, the U.S. and NATO promised Ukraine protection from Russia. So Ukraine did away with its one nuke, disbanded its army and disarmed its people. We have alr ...



Why trade pulpit for Senate seat?
Not to my amazement, I just read where another judge legislated from the bench and took away the state of Ohio’s rights to have a say on the issue of same-sex marriage. I live in North Carolina ...



Resident weighs in on women in the ministry
Resident weighs in on women in the ministry My opinion in regard to the article about women being leaders in a church is that it doesn’t matter if it’s a man or woman standing at the pu ...




Thanks for the food, but ... For many years Walmart has given For the Love of Dogs torn bags of dry dog food and dented cans of wet dog food. This gift is greatly appreciated! The For the Love of D ...




Praises for Greenlight’s service This is why I love Greenlight. Last Saturday night my family wanted to rent “Gravity” on the Movies on Demand channel. After we keyed in our p ...




Don’t miss something this special I watched 600 children from Wilson County School’s Margaret Hearne, Vinson Bynum, Lucama, Greenfield and the Homeschoolers network were joined by Bethe ...



Good, bad but deadly
Good, bad but deadly They come in all sizes, shapes and colors. They are used to “perk us up, pump you up or put you down” and, in some cases, out for the count (dead). Have we drifted ...



Comments from our Facebook readers
Here are some of the responses Wilson Times readers provided to questions and news stories posted on the newspaper’s Facebook page. The Times has more than 8,300 Facebook followers and shares br ...



Fike band students deserve better
Fike band students deserve better I witnessed seven students from Fike High School give it all that they had at the Atlantic Indoor Association finals on Saturday night at Wakefield High School in ...



A conservative answer to liberal buzzwords
A conservative answer to liberal buzzwords Ever since I was a liberal Democrat back in college (the first step in getting better is admitting you have a problem) and up until today (I am fully reco ...



Facebook comments
Here are some of the responses Wilson Times readers provided to questions and news stories posted on the newspaper’s Facebook page. The Times has more than 8,300 Facebook friends and shares brea ...



Liberal 'manifesto' misses the mark
Liberal ‘manifesto’ misses the mark What’s worse than reading a letter to the editor from Nick Smith or Deborah Baro? How about a reprint of a “manifesto” from a libe ...



Our rights are slowly being taken
I would like to put my 2 cents worth in about the present administration running America. Whey you are forced to do something that you have no say on as Obamacare, what is happening in America? I agre ...



A word church concept preferred
Build on truth of Jesus This writer is not mad at anyone nor any church, and, thus, has no ax to grind. But I find it perplexing that scores of people — of all denominational persuasions and ...



Opinions based on personal experience
Opinions based on personal experience Mr. O”Boyle, the Republican proposals I cited were to demonstrate that not only Democrats but Republicans recognized the need for health care reform and ...




Time is limited With so much information lately about health care reform, I wanted to write to emphasize the importance of the upcoming March 31 deadline. As a member of the North Carolina Associat ...



Heartfelt thanks for BB&T's support
Heartfelt thanks for BB&T’s support On behalf of the executive board, volunteers and the guests we serve, I want to thank Mr. Kelly S. King and BB&T for their Lighthouse Project. It i ...



Activists waste time, productivity
Activists waste time, productivity Moral Monday? What a joke. I’ll drink to that! Tea that is. A steaming hot cup of truth. Did these people once march around making useless racket while ...



Don't overlook Elm City Emergency Services
Don’t overlook Elm City Emergency Services Why is it that Elm City Emergency Services, a volunteer EMS squad located in Elm City, is almost always overlooked by your news crews? You lean m ...




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