WILSON’S LOCAL PRINT AND DIGITAL COMMUNITY INSTITUTION SINCE 1896
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Wilson artist Frans van Baars has finished a mural-like painting that will be donated to the North Carolina Submarine Veterans organization for display at its Moonshine Mountain memorial in Yancey … more
STANTONSBURG — A few cans of paint and some creative woodworking have reignited interest in the restoration of two historic store facades. The project has been underway since 2018 when the … more
When it came time to watch results come in for the “Showing From Home” Virtual Livestock Show, the Sharp family about tore the house down hearing the winners. T. Sharp was among the top … more
It was a hot afternoon and into the fifth straight week since Wilson County Schools had been ordered closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. No better way to practice social distancing than to go … more
Ivy has crept into the mondo grass, the sweetgum flowers and fruit and magnolia leaves have fallen onto the benches and the birds have moved in during a month of closure at the Wilson Botanical … more
It’s been more than a month since Gov. Roy Cooper declared a state of emergency to coordinate a response to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Since then, ever-tightening measures have been undertaken … more
Even though local kids are out of school, they are still getting lessons at home and finding ways to express themselves. more
Whether it was playing tennis, basketball or soccer, dancing, singing or acting — or just plain splashing around in the water — Wilson youth had plenty of opportunities to spend their summer … more
Troy King throws his bobber upstream, letting the current drag the bait in front of the fish. King gives the line a jerk or two in hopes of stimulating a strike from below a constellation of brown … more
To pull together all of the acting, dancing, singing, spotlights and music cues for a play simply takes work, work and more work. That is the side of theater that the participants in the ACT! for … more
People often approach Lesia Davis with fond memories about Reid Street Community Center. Some remember seeing singer James Brown perform there. Others remember being in the shoe-shining contest, … more
Most folks with country roots know how imperative the family garden was to filling the dining room table with vittles at mealtime. Summer country gardens had corn, tomatoes, peas, butter beans, … more
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