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Wilson County is in store for a cool, rainy weekend, Albert Thomas Jr. explains in today's installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by Eastern NC Wheels. The region should see … more
The annual Walking into April Poetry Day at Barton College on Saturday, April 14, brings another distinguished group of poets to celebrate the written word. Featured poets for the Walking into … more
KENLY — Last year, 38 people died and more than 7,200 crashes occurred in highway work zones across North Carolina. Speeding is the No. 1 contributing factor in work zone crashes. Another common … more
A stretch of flowers along U.S. 264 at Downing Street in Wilson received a first-place 2017 wildflower award from the N.C. Department of Transportation. The William D. Johnson Daylily Award was … more
After more than 250 miles on the road Friday, an ice-cold drink and pack of nabs or bag of chips offered a relaxing break for motorcyclists on the American Legion Riders’ 10th Pony Express … more
TARBORO — Holly Willis, Edgecombe County Farm Service Agency program technician, was recently selected as the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency District 6 Employee of the Year. … more
Rain showers in Saturday’s forecast won’t keep Wilsonians away from Big Rigs at the Gig, but the weather has shifted the event’s live music portion to an alternate venue. The Wilson Times … more
COL. DAVID WILLIAMS (There follows such information as I have yet been able to obtain about Col. David Williams of Edgecombe and Wilson counties, who played a prominent part in the formation of … more
ROCKY MOUNT — Authorities say a Wilson man is among three people caught with large amounts of cocaine, heroin and marijuana in an Interstate 95 traffic stop. A Tar River Regional Drug Task Force … more
Spring is a welcome relief from the hardships of winter for many people, especially after the few weeks of heavy pollen have passed. When spring is at its glorious peak, most of us rejoice in the … more
ELM CITY — Vaughn’s Chapel Church, 4966 S. Elm City Road, will have a clothing and household items giveaway from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 7. For more information, call 252-230-7177. Rain … more
Wilson County Sheriff Calvin Woodard is defending a Facebook post that suggests election-year politics has influenced the high-profile discoveries of dead dogs on rural roadsides. Woodard said the … more
Able Cat Rescue, a Wilson-based nonprofit that formed through a volunteer effort to rehome cats stranded in Hurricane Matthew’s floodwaters, is seeking new homes for nearly two-dozen friendly … more
A Wilson man will spend 15 years behind bars for the sex trafficking of a teenage girl, and a Stantonsburg woman who acted as his accomplice will serve a five-year, one-month prison term. U.S. … more
Police are investigating a Wednesday night shooting that left one man injured. Officers responded to Wilson Medical Center around 11:33 p.m. regarding a person who had been shot. Police spoke … more
The Wilson Tobs kicked off their annual Home Run for Hunger season last month, collecting more than 3,500 pounds of food for those in need. The annual project aims to collect and distribute … more
MORRISVILLE — The remains of an Air Force officer lost for almost 50 years after he was shot down over Southeast Asia finally came home Thursday to North Carolina, where he was greeted by his three … more
Fair housing, credit counseling and repair, homebuyer programs and budgeting are just a few of the topics set to be covered during a free Saturday morning workshop presented by Wilson’s Human … more
After much legal wrangling at the state level, the Wilson County Board of Elections now has equal political party representation with the appointment of Wanda Dianne Davis. In the past, the … more
ELM CITY — A Goldsboro man has been jailed after sheriff’s deputies say he broke into another man’s home, struck him in the face and held him at gunpoint. On Tuesday, the Wilson County … more
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