Our Towns: Middlesex community rolls out goodwill

They came bearing gifts of two-ply, quilted and extra-absorbent. Paper products arrived by the bag and bundle slung over the shoulders, under the arms and even on top of the head. It took less …


Jamie Renee Byrum of Wilson and John Walter Holt Etringer of West Point, New York were married in a 5:30 p.m. ceremony June 22 at The Barn at Cedar Hill in Salisbury. Randy Jessup officiated. The …


Morgan Blair Blackman and Griffin Hayes Williford, both of Wilson, were married June 9 in a 6 p.m. ceremony at the Williford Farm in Black Creek. The Rev. Curtis Campbell and the Rev. William …


Rebekah Viser Lee of Bailey and Luke William LaHay of Elm City were married April 28 in a 5 p.m. ceremony at First United Methodist Church in Wilson. The Rev. William A. Raynor and the Rev. James M. …



Mr. and Mrs. Marc Desjardins of Carrollton, Texas, announce the engagement of their daughter, Alyssa Renee Desjardins, to William Clark Prince ...


Rhonda Goggio of Bailey and Albert Lee Newcomb Jr. of Lucama announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Leigh Newcomb, of Elm City to Jesse Carlton Whitley of Elm City. The groom is the …


Michele and Doug Inscoe of Wilson and Lane and Jan Byrum of Indian Trail announce the engagement of their daughter, Jamie Renee Byrum of Durham, to …


Mr. and Mrs. Cox married 55 years

Mr. and Mrs. Henry Lee Cox celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary Sunday. They will celebrate on a mini vacation to Burlington hosted by their children and grandchildren. Mr. and Mrs. Cox were …

19th anniversary

Carlos and Cora McCray celebrated their 19th wedding anniversary May 28 ...

O’Brien 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Jim O’Brien celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary April 7. They were married in the Chapel of First Christian Church in Robersonville, April 7, …


Policing is personal in Stantonsburg

Close to 900 people live in Stantonsburg, and chances are Police Chief Orlando Rosario Jr. knows most of them. “What I like about this particular department is that we are able to have that …

Lasagna approved by young chef

It’s a lot of fun to make cupcakes, cookies and even Popsicles. But you also need to learn how to make main courses — the “stick-to-your-ribs” kind of food. My 9-year-old granddaughter, …
Wilson County Schools hires 10 teachers; 24 resign

Each month, the Wilson County Board of Education releases its personnel list showing employees who have been hired, retired, or resigned from the system in the previous month. The Wilson Times …

Beddingfield award winners

Fike awards

3 principals resign, 4 teachers retire from Wilson County Schools

WCC Honors Lists

Family Life
Wilson Idol seeks 2018 contestants

Singers, dancers, musicians and entertainers have about 2 ½ months to sign up for the sixth annual Wilson Idol community talent show. Aug. 17 is the application deadline for Wilson Idol, which …

Travel stress-free by avoiding scams this summer

Lowest US birth rate in 3 decades could pose risk to economy

Seeking help for depression shows strength, not weakness

Have you ever had one of those days where nothing seems to go well? Everything you do seems to backfire and go all wrong? At some point in time we have all had one of those days. At the end of those …

Nash hospital sees patient experience scores rise

Wilson Medical Center provides variety of services