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A Wilson man accused of peeping into women’s windows has been identified and arrested. Police charged 39-year-old Walter B. Edwards with three counts of secret peeping stemming from three … more
Two-legged animals of all kinds joined to the beat of a single drum for a Saturday parade through downtown Wilson. The display of unity came after a performance of the Paperhand Puppet … more
Graduates of the Barton College class of 2019 soaked in words of wisdom delivered by the Rev. Canon Nontombi Naomi Tutu during the school’s commencement speech on Saturday. Tutu, the missioner … more
Families cheered, phones recorded videos and photos, students beamed and the storms held off as Barton College held its 117th commencement exercises Saturday morning on center campus. The Rev. … more
Eric Van Cott, Forest Hills Middle School band teacher, and Zantiria McNeil, Forest Hills eighth grader, hold the school band's first-place trophy won at the May 4 Music in the Parks competition … more
The Wilson County Republican Party will hold a conservative men’s breakfast at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday, May 15 at Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1815 Airport Blvd. W. There will be a $10 per-person … more
For Kimberly Maria Newcomb, Wilson Community College offered a second chance. The 29-year-old Lucama resident was one of 24 adult secondary education graduates to walk across the stage at … more
Most of the time, this column is pretty lighthearted and fun. Rarely do I take a step toward hard journalism or topics of controversy. That’s not to say there aren’t topics that catch my interest … more
“Admittedly, the story you are about to read is bizarre, incredible. Those of you who wish to avoid being unsettled, who wish to avoid thinking, will label it insane. And though you, the reader, … more
“Truck 1 to Wilson,” said Mayor Bruce Rose. “Go ahead Truck 1,” the Wilson telecommunicator responded. “Truck 1 is decommissioned. Tower 1 is in service,” Rose called back. The … more
GOLDSBORO — Authorities have jailed a Wayne County woman on allegations of sexual activity with a teenage boy. Jessica Lynn Uzzell, 26, of Tarklin Drive north of Goldsboro, is charged with … more
Dairy farming has not been prominent in Wilson County, but a Wilson resident, Arlene Rech, recalls that dairy farming was a way of life for her family and many others in northern New York in the … more
The Daily Record and The Wilson Times, North Carolina’s last two family-owned daily newspapers, have forged a strategic partnership and formed a media management company, allowing them to share … more
A Wilson pastor and a volunteer youth baseball coach accused of sexual exploitation of a minor now faces a federal charge in connection to the case. A Texas grand jury indicted 33-year-old Daniel … more
There will be lots to do in downtown Wilson Saturday including “Outside In: A Celebration of Folk and Outsider Art.” The event is a collaboration between the Arts Council of Wilson, the Vollis … more
Authorities allege a Wilson pastor enticed a 16-year-old girl to create child pornography for more than a year. Wilson police charged 33-year-old Daniel Franklin Heath, an associate pastor at … more
Houses for Habitat, a fundraiser luncheon supporting the Wilson Area Habitat for Humanity, will be held at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Wilson Woman’s Club, 402 Broad St. Dan Finch of Dan Finch … more
North Carolina’s first Nuffield International farming scholar says that the state’s farms are going to have to maximize efficiency and minimize waste to be profitable and sustainable in the … more
Safety on and around the farm and rural settings was the subject of an Ag Safety Day Wednesday at the Wilson County Fairgrounds. Some 140 children from Gardners and Rock Ridge elementary schools … more
The Eastern North Carolina School for the Deaf Advisory Board agreed Wednesday to write letters to state education officials and legislators voicing concerns over a bill that could drastically change … more
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