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Police are investigating two incidents where vehicles were struck by gunfire this week. Police don’t believe the shootings are related. On Tuesday, Wilson police were dispatched to a 10:29 p.m. … more
FARMVILLE — A pharmacist accused of filling illegitimate and questionable painkiller prescriptions will surrender his license and pay $600,000 in fines, and his business will forfeit its ability to … more
MIDDLESEX — The town board on Monday night approved a federal grant request for nearly $150,000 in public works equipment. Mayor Lu Harvey Lewis said the town might not receive the entire amount, but the board is asking for what the town needs... more
Catherine Leake will serve as a delegate to the 2020 Democratic National Convention and Lori Oxendine has been named a Democratic presidential elector,  the 1st Congressional District Democratic … more
A Tuesday night Wilson Planning and Design Review Board meeting was short and sweet, especially for a property owner seeking a rezoning. Susan K. Ellis wants to rezone 4003 Nash St. NW from … more
Church festival set for today Simon Grove Holiness Church, 4334 N.C. 42 E., will hold its fun day beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 20. Attractions and games are free and food will be served. … more
Temperatures should be stable this weekend, but cloud cover and rain chances could fluctuate wildly as the workweek begins, Al Thomas explains in this installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast … more
It has been more than two decades since the city of Wilson completed the first phase of renovation of the train depot, and the canopy is showing the age. “The canopy restoration will consist of … more
Shalon McMullen never thought it could happen to her. But after her mother died unexpectedly in May 2018, McMullen found herself in a desperate situation along with her children. Her mother, a … more
Police say someone sprayed a Wilson attorney’s home with gunfire last week. Officers were called to Allen G. Thomas Sr.’s home on Quail Drive at 1 a.m. Jan. 29. Thomas told police he awoke to … more
Frank Scott of Lucama was recognized for his hard-earned yields at the annual Stoneville Legacy Club celebration held in Destin, Florida, on Feb. 26. Now in its fourth year, the Stoneville Legacy … more
Wilson police are searching for a man wanted in connection to a convenience store shooting. At 9:09 p.m. Friday, authorities were dispatched to a possible robbery call to S&S Mini Mart … more
A worker looks down from the fourth floor of the new Truist building Wednesday as the old BB&T tower is reflected in the new building's windows. Truist plans to finish construction of the $35 … more
Following are some of the new books at the Wilson County Public Library. Adult fiction “The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and the Horse” by Charlie Mackesy “Walk the Wire” … more
After several consecutive years of growing budgets, Wilson’s proposed $250,584,970 spending plan reflects a 1.1% decrease from the city’s current budget. “This proposed budget, as most … more
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that a landmark civil rights law protects gay, lesbian and transgender people from discrimination in employment, a resounding victory for LGBT … more
 Wilson County Schools announced administrative changes in the leadership at several schools for the 2020-21 school year. The Wilson County Board of Education approved the changes at a special meeting on Monday. The changes are effective July 1. more
The N.C. State Education Assistance Authority has selected 215 rural North Carolina students to receive up to a $12,000 Golden Leaf scholarship.  Wilson students receiving the scholarship … more
Firefighers responding to a house fire in Wilson were treated for heat exhaustion Thursday afternoon. “The weather conditions with excessive heat and humidity presented dangerously hot … more
A childhood dream became a reality for Joseph “Ed” Edgar Brown III Thursday inside a Wilson County courtroom. Brown, a longtime attorney, was sworn in Thursday as the new District Court judge … more
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