McGehee gives lectures here in April

The Rev. J. Pittman McGehee will give two lectures next month at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church. The church is located at the corner of Green and Goldsboro streets.

The community is invited. The Friday, April 19 event is at 7 p.m. and is …

New library books

Following are new books and DVDs at the Wilson County Public Library.


Adult Fiction

Seven-day checkout. A book may be renewed one time unless there is a reserve on it, in which case it cannot be renewed, unless it is New Adult …

ABC to feature Wilson girl who wrote Supreme Court on gay marriage

Student who asked high court to rule for gay marriage will appear on 'ABC World News'

An 11-year-old girl’s earnest letter asking Supreme Court justices to recognize same-sex marriage rights has earned her a place in the national spotlight.

Cameron Myers Milne will be featured on “ABC World News with Diane …

Residents want docks at Buckhorn Lake

Homeowners spark debate with request

Buckhorn Lake has become one of the city’s most valued resources for its abundant water supply, but it’s also become a popular spot for recreation.

Homeowners living in Buckhorn Plantation near the lake are asking the Wilson City …

Send in camp information

Again this year, The Wilson Times will be running an extensive list of summer camp options.

This year’s listing will be published April 9.

If you’d like to be part of this listing, send your information to lisa@wilsontimes.com by …

SWE, Abrams set early EPC golf pace

Bruins' freshman cards a 74, claims medalist honors

Neither sleet, hail (as a handful of players reported), rain, gusting winds nor the numbing cold could prevent the first of five 2-A Eastern Plains Conference boys golf matches from being a go on the par-72 Wedgewood Public Golf Course layout Monday …

Head games

Fike blanks Ladybirds 3-0 in Big East girls soccer opener

For a team that has struggled to score goals at times this season, the first 75-plus minutes of Monday’s 3-A Big East Conference opener represented a form of purgatory for the Fike High varsity girls soccer team.

The Lady Golden Demons …

BC stands a solid fifth after 2

GREENWOOD, S.C. — The Barton College men’s golf team occupied fifth place among 18 teams after Monday’s second round and trailed front-running Belmont Abbey by 19 shots going into today’s final round of the Lander (S.C.) …

Hunt’s Morton, Fike’s Reneau are medalists at Birchwood

Area roundup

NASHVILLE — With unseasonably cold conditions serving as the backdrop, the Fike High boys golf team fired a team score of 330 to increase its lead in the 3-A Big East Conference race Monday at Birchwood Country Club.

In the third of six …

Erwin claims inaugural Roger Matthews Memorial 125 at County Line Raceway

County Line Raceway kicked off its 25th anniversary season with the inaugural Roger Matthews Memorial 125 on Saturday night.

The 49-lap Late Model event with a $2,500 winning prize, honors the memory of one of the track’s favorite racers, …

CBA beats wind, cold and North Lenoir

LA GRANGE — With the wind battering both the players and the ball all over the court, the Charles B. Aycock boys tennis team played what coach Luke Vail called the most consistent match all season in a 5-1 victory over North Lenoir in 3-A …

Tobs to hold three youth baseball camps

The Wilson Tobs summer collegiate baseball team will hold three youth baseball camps this summer in Fleming Stadium.

Two all-around camps will be held June 10-14 and June 24-28, with a hitting camp conducted on July 11-12.

Camps are open to …