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SPRING HOPE — Police recently arrested two men who allegedly thought they had stolen illicit marijuana plants, but instead had unearthed and bagged a legal hemp crop. Officer J. Wilson made … more
Following are new books at the Wilson County Public Library. Adult Fiction “The Grammarians” by Cathleen Schine “Heaven, My Home” by Attica Locke “In Love With the King of … more
Barton College is honoring the memory of a student found deceased Friday afternoon.  President Douglas N. Searcy said the college community “is deeply saddened” by freshman Joshua … more
The Wilson Police Department is investigating the death of a Barton College student found in a dormitory Friday. Officers were dispatched to Barton College’s Wenger Hall at 4:30 p.m. Friday … more
The Wilson Times area should enjoy lots of sunshine this weekend, with temperatures in a moderating trend through Monday afternoon. Highs are expected to go from the low 50s on Saturday to the low … more
This month, sites in the Wilson area will be among 5,000 U.S. drop-off locations collecting shoebox gifts for children overseas during Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week, Nov. … more
Veterans Residential Services of Wilson has compiled a list of area businesses offering Veterans Day freebies to veterans and active-duty military personnel for Veterans Day on Monday. • … more
Thaddeus Pender Sharp Jr., founder of Sharp Farms and patriarch of a multigenerational agricultural family in Wilson County, died Friday at age 88. “Mr. Thad was the founder and patriarch of … more
The Wilson County Board of Education has approved $1.7 million in improvements to athletic complexes at its three traditional high schools and parking lot repaving at Beddingfield High School. The … more
We are entering my favorite time of year right now. It has my affection for any number of reasons, but this past week reminded me of one of the primary ones in the form of the meteorological shift. … more
It’s no secret what my name is. I mean, it’s right there in the newspaper every week for everyone to see. That way, the people who want to send nice letters to the paper and make nice … more
The Wilson County Committee on Patriotism will once again honor local veterans and active-duty military personnel during its annual Veterans Day service at 11 a.m. Monday at the Wilson County … more
With two new elected leaders, Thursday’s Wilson City Council breakfast meeting provided the opportunity to update officials on a variety of topics. “Usually, morning meetings are … more
Did you happen observe all the cultural elements that were on display at the North Carolina Whirligig Festival last weekend? That’s right. Culture of our region during the first quarter of the 21st … more
LUCAMA — Jeff Johnson has become Lucama’s new mayor-elect after winning a write-in campaign. Johnson was elected mayor of the town after receiving 89 write-in votes over Patricia Uzzell, who … more
The Singers Studio took 20 students to The National Association of Teachers of Singing Fall Musical Theatre Auditions this month at Meredith College. The 20 students who competed were Catherine … more
Authorities are investigating a Tuesday armed robbery at a local convenience store. Wilson police responded to a 10:37 p.m. call at the Speedway at 1602 Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway regarding a … more
Raising competition chickens can be a challenge. Turner Webb, a 6-year-old competitor in Saturday’s 4-H Chick Chain Show and Sale, knows firsthand. “The fox came by and got some. They got … more
Rhyan Breen’s law practice might be new, but he is an old face around Wilson. Breen had been working as an associate at Farris & Farris since 2010, but when the family-owned law practice … more
Helping Hands Bail Bond partnered with other Wilson businesses and organizations to host what it hopes will be an annual trunk or treat for children living in public housing in Wilson. The … more
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