2022-01-28

Annie Frances Wilkins

STEM, N.C. — Annie Frances Wilkins, age 88, died Wednesday, January 26, 2022. Service arrangements a…

Michael Boyd Cates

Wilson, N.C. — Michael Boyd Cates, 79, of Wilson, passed away Tuesday. A Celebration of Life will be…

Nurse still waiting for liver transplant


Kristie Fulghum O’Neal has had her hopes dashed a few times, but she’s still awaiting the right live…

Bridgestone gift helps Barton College students


Barton College students continue to reap benefits from the most recent $10,000 grant awarded to Bart…

Lots of new children’s books at the library this week


Following are new books at the Wilson County Public Library.
Adult fiction
“The Accomplice” by Lisa …

Weekend snow, again


Nashville — For the third weekend in a row, Nash County should see some snowfall late Friday.
A wint…

Johnston County under Winter Weather Advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Johnston County from midnight …

Experts: Housing grant subcommittee illegal

ROCKY MOUNT CITY COUNCIL

ROCKY MOUNT — City Council decisions to award controversial housing grants begins with an illegal, s…

Selma cancels basketball games

With snow in the forecast, the Selma Parks and Recreation Department has canceled Saturday’s basketb…

Register for auditions for ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’

ACT! FOR YOUTH

Wilson Arts’ ACT! for Youth program will hold auditions for the classic Shakespeare play “A Midsumme…

Barton presents ‘Grounding Whispers’ exhibition and installation


Barton Art Galleries presents “Grounding Whispers Infrasound Recordings of Wilson,” an exhibition an…

Take home a miniature masterpiece

Fundraiser Feb. 24
Wilson Arts

One of Wilson Arts’ most popular events, Miniature Masterpieces, is back by popular demand. The fund…

‘Bluegrass and Symphony’: Take your valentine to Feb. 14 concert


This year’s Love the Symphony at Barton College will have a new bluegrass sound.
The popular event r…

‘Oliver!’ starts Feb. 3 at the Boykin Center


The Edna Boykin Cultural Center’s stage will be transformed into the streets of Victorian England fo…

Nadal, Medvedev to meet in history-making Australian final

GRAND SLAM TENNIS

MELBOURNE, Australia — Rafael Nadal is within one victory of a men’s record 21st Grand Slam singles …

76ers beat Lakers 105-87 as LeBron sits; Warriors top Wolves

NBA CAPSULES

PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid had 26 points and nine rebounds, leading the Philadelphia 76ers to a 105-…

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