2016 Simon Awards

Educators gather at Hunt High School Tuesday night with the community for the annual Simon Awards for excellence in education.

Wilson Tobs baseball

The Wilson Tobs host the Generals Tuesday night at Fleming Stadium.

Hometown Rodeo

Garth Brooks may have said it best when he sang about bulls, and blood, dust, and mud, and the roar of the crowd in his hit song “Rodeo,” that charted at number 3 in 1991. Friday night …

Post 13 vs Rocky Mount

Wilson Post 13 hosts Rocky Mount in Legion action Wednesday night at Fleming Stadium.

Hunt, Fike, Beddingfield seniors turn tassels

For more pictures from the graduations, visit the photo galleries under the tab at the top of this home page.

Operation 'Big Show'

Law enforcement leaders address the media Thursday morning at the Rocky Mount City Government Center on Franklin Street. Officers, agents and sheriffs from state, local and federal law enforcement briefed the media on a two-day operation, called "Big Show," that focused on repeat offenders. During the operation, dozens of arrests were made for serious violations, including weapon possession and narcotic trafficking.

Community honors fallen during Memorial Day …

Hundreds of area residents came out to the annual Memorial Day celebration in front of the Wilson County Courthouse Monday.