2022-04-07

Police: Murder convict broke into house, pistol-whipped man


Police say a Wilson man fired a gun into the air several times before entering another man’s home an…

Beasley posts largest fundraising total in Senate bid

2022 ELECTIONS

RALEIGH — The heavy favorite to win next month’s Democratic primary for U.S. Senate in North Carolin…

NC officials: Budget pays half of Leandro school spending order


RALEIGH — North Carolina’s current state government budget spends a little over half of the amount n…

Jackson confirmed as first Black female justice

U.S. SUPREME COURT

WASHINGTON — The Senate confirmed Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court on Thursday, shattering…

COVID spending bill stalls in Senate stalemate


WASHINGTON — A compromise $10 billion measure buttressing the government’s COVID-19 defenses has sta…

Senate hopefuls make their case

2022 ELECTIONS

Tackling topics ranging from the COVID-19 pandemic to police body cameras and Medicaid expansion, N….

Sinyard-Wiggins

WEDDING

Barker Elizabeth Wiggins and Grady Lewis Sinyard were united in marriage Saturday, March 12, in a 4:…

Friday, April 8, 2022​.pdf

Familiar faces among Mudcats’ highest-rated players


ZEBULON — A handful of  highly rated prospects in the Milwaukee Brewers organization highlight the C…

Layers of restrictions lifted for Granville schools


OXFORD — The Granville County Board of Education peeled back several layers of COVID restrictions du…

Ruby Mae Blue Watson

Sanford formerly of Wilson, N.C. — Ruby Mae Blue Watson, 90, died Saturday, April 2, 2022. Graveside…

Irene Baker Lowe

WILSON, N.C. — Irene Baker Lowe, age 88, died Wednesday, April 6, 2022. Service arrangements are ent…

Kathleen Ann Moyer

Kathleen Ann Garriss MoyerJuly 19, 1946 – April 6, 2022 Wilson…. Kathleen ” Ms. Kitty” Ann Ga…

Fred Wayne Starling

BAILEY, N.C. — Fred Wayne Starling, age 74, died Thursday, April 7, 2022. Service arrangements are e…

Mildred Hawley Tant

WILSON, N.C. — Mildred Hawley Tant, age 85, died Wednesday, April 6, 2022. Service arrangements are …

Charles Milton Barnes

WILSON – Charles Milton Barnes, 87, died Wednesday, April 6, 2022, in his home.Funeral, Friday, 11…

Dacie Quillen Babb

WILSON – Dacie Elizabeth Quillen Babb, 90, died Saturday, April 2, 2022.There will be no formal ser…

Fred Douglas Morgan

WILSON, N.C. — Fred Douglas Morgan, age 74, died Wednesday, April 6, 2022. Service arrangements are …

Booker T. Richardson

WILSON, N.C. — Booker T. Richardson, age 90, died Thursday, April 7, 2022. Service arrangements are …

Bishop Herbert Williams, Jr.

A celebration of life and legacy will be Saturday at 11 am at L.N. Forbes OFWB Tabernacle 1800 Bisho…