2021-12-28

PHOTOS: Garden Club visits Homewood Nursery


Some of the 78 members of the Wake Forest Garden Club visited Homewood Nursery on Dec. 14. Surrounde…

2021: Pritchard takes mayor’s race

2021 YEAR IN REVIEW

SPRING HOPE — Town residents went to the polls in November and elected their first new mayor in two …

Suspect behind bars in Bailey bakery break-in


A Raleigh man suspected in a string of interstate break-ins this year, including a downtown Bailey b…

Lynda Baker Jones

Charlottesville, Va. — Lynda Baker Jones, 77, of Charlottesville, passed away from complications of …

Precious Vernetta Dyer

GREENVILLE, N.C. — Precious Vernetta Dyer, age 29, died Sunday, December 26, 2021. Service arrangeme…

Food Lion recalling ground beef from West Smithfield store

SMITHFIELD — Food Lion is recalling all ground beef prepared in its West Smithfield store on Dec. 27…

Wednesday, December 29, 2021​.pdf

Who was convicted in Wilson County Superior Court?

L. Lamont Wiggins, presiding
Nov. 1
• Gregory Mackey, probation violation, defendant admits violatio…

Motown tunes to fill Boykin Center Jan. 14


Catch The Legacy Motown Revue at the Boykin Center at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan 14.
The tribute group pa…

Southern Bank helps Greenfield build tennis courts, baseball field


The Southern Bank Foundation has given Greenfield School the last $25,000 installment of a $100,000 …

Waddle shines, Dolphins beat Saints 20-3 to win 7th straight

NFL FOOTBALL

NEW ORLEANS — A Dolphins defense that intercepted Saints rookie Ian Book twice and sacked him eight …

DeRozan, LaVine carry Bulls past Hawks in Young’s return

NBA CAPSULES

ATLANTA — DeMar DeRozan scored 35 points, Zach LaVine added 30 and the Chicago Bulls won their fourt…

Whitlock Drive, 3BR Duplex Ava

Whitlock Drive, 3BR Duplex Available. Amenities include:Central Heat/Air, Stove/Refrigerator, Dishwa…

Edward Evans autopsy and death investigation reports

UNIDENTIFIED

Here’s a copy of the autopsy and death investigation from the my file on Edward Evans, a man identif…

$15 minimum wage is no path to prosperity

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

There has been much discussion about raising the minimum wage to $15 per hour. While it sounds good,…

$15 minimum wage is no path to prosperity

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

There has been much discussion about raising the minimum wage to $15 per hour. While it sounds good,…

Add pandemic to Biden’s list of failures

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Not a day goes by that we don’t see or hear Dr. Doomsday Fauci in the news media. Fauci is supposed …

Nash school board meetings set for next week


NASHVILLE — The Nash County Board of Education is set to hold several meetings Jan. 6.
Scheduled to …

ACC postpones 3 basketball games Wednesday

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

GREENSBORO — No. 2 Duke and North Carolina were among the Atlantic Coast Conference teams that will …

Panthers send players home after 6 more positive COVID tests

NFL FOOTBALL

CHARLOTTE — To Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich, it was just a matter of time before his team wo…