2022-04-25

Vote Liles to keep Wilson on prosperous path

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

City elections are coming up in a few weeks. Council members are running for reelection. I am suppor…

Liles, Evans and Fyle earn Wilson’s vote

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Elections are about leadership and direction, correct? Our current Wilson City Council and city lead…

Liles has a heart for Wilson

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Please vote for Logan Liles. I truly believe he note only loves this city, but he loves everyone who…

Vote Liles for continued progress

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Have you seen the paper this month? Every day, you see city progress.
Just last week, Wilson City C…

Liles represents District 6 well

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Dear Wilson City Council District 6 residents: Please reelect Logan Liles.
He is a fine person. He i…

Liles is our best choice

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

I am supporting Logan Liles because of his leadership. He is wise and always knows what is going on …

Keep Liles’ leadership on council

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Have you seen how far Wilson has come over the last six years? Logan Liles has been our leader durin…

Man accused of shooting into house faces attempted murder charge


Police say a Wilson man faces an attempted murder charge after firing gunshots into a woman’s home.

Tuesday rain ushers in below-average temps

WEATHERCAST

Our area’s brief run of near summer-like temperatures should come to a quick end Tuesday evening.
Wh…

Supreme Court tackles praying football coach’s religious freedom case


WASHINGTON — A coach who crosses himself before a game. A math teacher reads the Bible aloud before …

Elon Musk buys Twitter for $44B, will privatize company


Elon Musk reached an agreement to buy Twitter for roughly $44 billion on Monday, promising a more le…

2 face murder charges after victims found in cemetery


RALEIGH — A 20-year-old man and 17-year-old boy have been charged with murder in the deaths of two m…

Former NC legislator steps away from comeback bid

2022 ELECTIONS

CHARLOTTE — A former North Carolina state House member who pleaded guilty in 2019 after a campaign f…

NFL legend Jerry Rice encourages blood donation


The American Red Cross, Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerry Rice and Suburban Propane have joined toget…

NFL legend Jerry Rice encourages blood donation

UPCOMING BLOOD DRIVES

The American Red Cross, Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerry Rice and Suburban Propane have joined toget…

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College trustees will meet May 6

SMITHFIELD — The Johnston Community College Board of Trustees will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 6…

The Senior Network holds inaugural talent show


WAKE FOREST — The Senior Network provided a performance for people of all ages when the organization…

Books that ‘Bookwatch’ might have featured

COMMENTARY

“What books are you featuring on PBS-NC’s ‘North Carolina Bookwatch’ this season?”
When I get this q…

Smithfield Town Council candidate plans meet-and-greet

SMITHFIELD — A meet-and-greet with Smithfield Town Council candidate Doris Wallace is scheduled from…