Warriors roll to 28-8 win over SouthWest

The performance of the Hunt High varsity football team Friday night wasn’t ideal in the eyes of coach Randy Raper, but under the circumstances — three days removed from the last game and with just two days to prepare for SouthWest …

Friday night high school football scores

Scores from Friday night’s games involving teams in The Wilson Times readership area.

Greene Central 28, C.B. Aycock 13

Southern Nash 21, Bunn 17

Hunt 28, SouthWest Edgecombe 8

Fike 26, Beddingfield 21

Barn burner

Golden Demons stagger Bruins 26-21 for Nelson's first win as Fike coach

The “home team” prevailed after all.

Playing at home away from home, the Fike High varsity football team stunned archrival Beddingfield 26-21 on a comfortable Friday evening before one of the largest Fike-Beddingfield football …

Firebirds rally past Bunn, 21-17

STANHOPE — A rusty Southern Nash High varsity football team overcome a 14-0 halftime deficit to turn back visiting Bunn 21-17 on Friday night.

The Firebirds of the 3-A Big East Conference only practiced Thursday during the week because of …

Rams use defense to get by CBA 28-13

SNOW HILL — Through the quagmire of penalties, turnovers and a second-half defense that began to allow yardage, the Greene Central High varsity football team — in traditional fashion — picked up the key defensive plays when they …

Wilson Cup back on course after week delay

The week’s delay of the 18th annual Wilson Cup Championship interclub golf championship until this weekend because of the intrusion of Hurricane Irene influenced only minor lineup changes for the four participating clubs.

The championship …

N.J. loses shootout at East Bladen

ELIZABETHTOWN — The North Johnston High varsity football team lost an offensive shootout for the second consecutive season to East Bladen on Friday, falling on the road by a 43-36 score.

Details were not available at press time.

East …

Lady Chargers win two to move to 5-1

Area roundup

The varsity volleyball team from Wilson Christian earned a well-deserved week-long break after claiming a pair of tough victories Thursday and Friday.

The Lady Chargers, now 5-1, fought past visiting Lighthouse Christian, a homeschool team from …

Cuddington, Amerson lead Beddingfield

Beddingfield’s Tyler Amerson and Heather Cuddington each claimed individual wins as the Bruins hosted 2-A Eastern Plains Conference mates North Pitt and Greene Central in a cross-country tri-meet on Thursday.

Amerson’s win keyed the …

Middle School: Waddell triggers WCA sweep

Samantha Waddell’s hot service hand to start the match helped the Wilson Christian volleyball team to a 25-10, 25-21 victory against Lighthouse Christian homeschool team Friday.

Waddell served 14 straight points, including a whopping 13 …

WCS releases survey for new parents

Bulson: 'I wanted to know how other parents felt'

Wilson County Schools has disseminated a seven-part survey for new parents of the district.

Superintendent Sean Bulson initiated the survey to help school administrators better understand the experiences of first-time enrollees by gaining …

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“DELIGHT THE SENSES”: At the Wilson Arts Center through Sept. 17, featuring Sarah Bowers and Andree Richmond in the Annie D. Boykin Gallery; summer camp art display in Cooke Student Gallery; and Guildford Leggett and Kirk …

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Lunch: Nacho Fish Sticks w/Cornbread or Corn Dog Nuggets, French Fries, Slaw and Juice Bar. …

FEMA sees damage

As team visits Wilson, 2 brothers talk about how storm spared their home at the expense of another

Anthony Jenkins jumped out of bed and hollered for his brother, Denny.

As the two peered out the window of their Winstead Street home, they were relieved. The large oak tree, which once stood in all its glory, had been uprooted, and fell on top …