Beth Johnson Rose of Princeton and Donnie D. Hall, Jr. of Kenly exchanged marriage vows July 16 in a 4 p.m. ceremony at Gurley House and Titia’s Garden in Princeton. The Rev. Randall Woodard officiated.

The bride is the daughter of Marlene …

Seasons on the shelf

ENCSD, CCS put football programs on hold this year

The football field at Eastern N.C. School for the Deaf will be a lonely place this fall as neither the Hornets nor their guest tenants, the Community Christian School Cyclones, will field a football team this year.

While the Hornets have been on …

Barton product Flores tips off pro basketball career in Puerto Rico

CAROLINA, PUERTO RICO — Esty Flores is back in Carolina, but not the same Carolina in which she earned All-America honors as a point guard for the Barton College women’s basketball team.

Flores, a 5-foot-3 point guard from Virginia …

Fike-Bunn joins Hunt-CBA as no go Monday night

In a sign that perhaps high school football isn’t meant to be played in August, both varsity games Monday involving three teams in The Wilson Times readership area were rescheduled — for the second time in four days — and will be …

Lady Warriors blank Beddingfield in opener

Area roundup

After having several matches cancelled, the Hunt High girls tennis team finally launched its season and in impressive fashion.

The 3-A Big East Conference Lady Warriors swept visiting Beddingfield 9-0 on Monday as Hunt dropped just five games, …

Greene Central sweeps Fike

SNOW HILL — The Greene Central varsity girls tennis team moved to .500 overall Monday and didn’t concede a set in a 9-0 conquest of 3-A Big East Conference member Fike.

The 2-A Eastern Plains Conference Lady Rams (4-4), ranked No. 3 …

Second half boosts CCS past Cresset Christian

DURHAM — The Community Christian School varsity boys soccer team mounted a goal-scoring onslaught prior to the onset of foul weather, as the Cyclones snapped a 1-1 tie to record a 5-1 win over Cresset Christian in 1-A Carolina Christian …

Middle School: Wilson Christian sweeps Upper Room

RALEIGH — Samantha Waddell and Kimberly Lamm combined for 20 service points and 14 aces as the Wilson Christian Academy volleyball team eased past host Upper Room Christian by scores of 25-16 and 25-10 on Monday.

The Lady Chargers host …

Final Tobs workout set for today

Registration remains open for the Wilson Tobs fall high school baseball league, set to begin play in September.

The final workout is scheduled for today at 5 p.m. in Fleming Stadium, with the league available to all rising freshman through …

Area Sports Calendar, August 30-31

Tuesday, August 30


High School Varsity Football

Hunt at C.B. Aycock, 7 p.m.; Fike at Bunn, 7 p.m


High School Varsity Boys Soccer

Greenville Christian at Wilson Christian, 5:30 p.m.; Clinton at Greenfield, 7 p.m.; …

Flooding, severe storms pelt Wilson

Mother Nature struck again Monday with sheer power and might.

Around 10 p.m. a severe thunderstorm moved across Wilson bringing with it heavy rains that flooded several roadways, including Downing Street and Forest Hills Road near Bill’s …

Hunt-CBA football postponed again

After being postponed once, the Hunt-Charles B. Aycock varsity football game scheduled for tonight in Pikeville has been delayed again.

Aycock head coach Randy Pinkowski said Monday morning that Wayne County Schools officials decided against the …