Local news
2972 results total, viewing 2581 - 2600
With 35 years of experience, Rocky Mount’s latest resignation is believed to be a win for Wilson as Rich Worsinger is named director of Wilson Energy. “We are fortunate to add such a respected … more
RALEIGH — Police have arrested two men in connection to the homicides of a Franklin County man and his friend last month, but family members of the victims said they are still grieving. The … more
ROCKY MOUNT — The Nash clinical pastoral education program, a service of Nash UNC Health Care, has recently been granted full accreditation by the College of Pastoral Supervision and Psychotherapy … more
BAILEY — Rookie volunteer firefighters from Nash and Wilson counties got a chance to learn about fire behavior up close and personal during ongoing training exercises last week. The three-week … more
MIDDLESEX — State Bureau of Investigation agents are examining an officer-involved shooting at a rural Johnston County home. The N.C. Department of Public Safety requested the State Bureau of … more
NASHVILLE — Significant progress appears to have been made in correcting deficiencies at the Nash County Detention Center, based on lengthy reports Monday morning to county commissioners, but there … more
Virginia Wilson took her time as she selected various healthy food items and placed them in her cart Wednesday. While she wasn’t at a grocery store, it sure felt like it. “It’s a nice … more
As we enter into the Easter weekend, I only wanted to give two valuable pieces of information in this newsletter: • Additional hot spots • Information on the stimulus checks. I … more
Wednesday’s numbers show Wilson currently has 85 total positive COVID-19 cases, an increase from Tuesday’s count of 79.  Of the 85 positive cases, 42 patients are isolated at … more
Following are new books at the Wilson County Public Library. Adult Fiction “Across the Way” by Mary Monroe “The Book of Lost Friends: A Novel” by Lisa Wingate “Code Name … more
Earth Day was celebrated for the 50th time on April 22, and what a celebration it was!  In fact, the celebration continued throughout the week with fine television documentaries and comments … more
The Hope Station kicked off its public capital campaign Thursday for its new family homeless shelter. Community leaders and others gathered to celebrate and take a sneak peek of the Westview … more
I suffered a mini-stroke a little over a week ago. The paperwork calls it a “TIA,” short for some long medical term, but from what I can decipher, you or I would call it a mini-stroke. What was … more
Deatrice Raynor, left, speaks with Wilson mayoral candidate Carlton Stevens about her concerns for the community during a Saturday open house for Stevens' campaign headquarters at 3351 Ward Blvd. … more
Several young women from Wilson have been chosen to be presented at the 93rd annual North Carolina Debutante Ball in Raleigh on Sept. 6. Debutantes are selected by more than 200 nominators from … more
Sanoca firefighter M. Ezzell separates tin to uncover hot spots in the remains of a barn destroyed in a Friday fire at 5014 U.S. 264 Alternate east of Wilson. Sanoca and East Nash volunteer … more
Preston von Arx had spent a few years looking for a new office space for her business, ComForCare Home Care, but it was frequent trips to Tig’s Courtyard and other downtown destinations that led to … more
A month ago today, West Nash United Methodist Church opened a thrift store, and organizers promised to put every penny earned back into the community. On Wednesday, the church donated $500 to The … more
A Wilson woman has published a self-help book to help readers get themselves “unstuck.” “Lies You Accept That Keep You Stuck (And the Truth To Set You Free)” by Carletha W. Ward was … more
Terrance Ruth of Public Schools First NC speaks to attendees Monday at an NAACP Wilson branch sponsored event held at Wilson Community College’s Frank L. Eagles Community Business Center. The … more
« Prev | 1 127 | 128 | 129 | 130 | 131 | 132 | 133 149 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past year.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.