2012-08-01

SUMMER FUN

Keep the kids busy this summer with camps and classes

Spring break is over, and thoughts have turned to the end of the school year and summer vacation.

Many groups throughout Wilson have organized camps and childcare. The following list is from items submitted to the Times. The list will remain on …

Tobs snap 4-game losing skid


FAYETTEVILLE — A four-run uprising in the top of the seventh inning vaulted in the Wilson Tobs summer collegiate baseball team into the lead Tuesday as the Tobs held off an eighth-inning surge en route to a 7-6 Coastal Plain League victory …

Summer Photos

We’ve been hearing stories about wonderful summer trips made by area residents and would like to share some of your images.

We are especially hoping to receive photos from trips made by local students with schools and churches.

Identify …

Firebirds hit practice field

Southern Nash has 129 players come out for football

STANHOPE — If anyone wished to pin down Southern Nash High head varsity football coach Brian Foster for any length of time Tuesday, an elevated fitness level would be recommended.

On the second day of the official practice period as …

Fike preparing for Midnight Madness


The 35 Fike High varsity football players for the 2012 season are expected to (1) be in great physical condition, (2) fundamentally sound and (3) focused on getting better every day when the Midnight Madness practice arrives at 12:01 a.m. Saturday …

Wilson gears up for another world series


Throughout the next seven days, softball players, coaches and their families and friends will begin filtering into Wilson with the hopes of taking home a Babe Ruth World Series title.

The 16U tournament, hosted by the Wilson County Youth …

Mudcats win third in a row, 2-1 over Pelicans


ZEBULON — Right-hander Danny Salazar permitted just three hits over five innings and Trey Haley earned the ninth-inning save as the Carolina Mudcats professional baseball team hiked its winning streak to three games with a 2-1 Single-A …

Wilson Recreation Department briefs


Youth Flag Football Registration

Wilson Recreation Department is now holding registration for Youth Flag Football for ages 5-8 (age as of Aug. 1, 2012). You can now register at Recreation Park Community Center from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday …

Surveillance photo released: Do you recognize this person?


Wilson police are investigating a breaking and entering at Sammy’s Mart at 1724 Ward Blvd. early Saturday morning.

A surveillance photo taken Saturday has been released in relation to the investigation.

Anyone who recognizes this …