2022-06-01

Warriors, Celtics built Finals teams through draft

NBA PLAYOFFS

SAN FRANCISCO — When Steve Kerr looks at the way the Boston Celtics built a championship-caliber tea…

Coach K enjoying family, ‘at peace’ with coaching retirement

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

DURHAM — Mike Krzyzewski is savoring the first taste of life after a Hall of Fame coaching career at…

Police: Man shot in leg after dispute


Police say a Wilson man was shot Sunday evening following an altercation.
According to a release fro…

Wilson man charged with child sex offenses


A Wilson man faces felony charges after police say he inappropriately touched a 7-year-old girl last…

Shooting results in attempted murder charge


A Wilson man has been charged with attempted first-degree murder and other felonies after police say…

Spring Hope suspect charged with multiple drug, firearms counts


Authorities have charged a Spring Hope man with having a cache of stolen guns and illicit drugs. 
Ke…

Football, cheerleading camp planned next week


The Wilson Police Department’s Police Athletic/Activities League will host a football and cheerleadi…

Dave DiFilippo cartoon for Friday, June 3

OPINION

LaunchWakeForest graduates 12


WAKE FOREST — A graduation ceremony was held for the fifth class of LaunchWakeForest at the Wake For…

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State’s transportation plan up for review


RALEIGH -— A draft of the state’s next long-range transportation improvements plan is now available …

A look back at the W.E.B. DuBois School


WAKE FOREST — For more than four decades, W.E. B. Dubois School taught African-Americans in Wake For…

Cameras help identify robbery suspects


ROCKY MOUNT -— Within a week of asking businesses to share security footage, city police made an arr…

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Ruby Rose Glover

Ruby Rose Glover, 91 of Bailey passed away Tuesday. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday…

Sandra Gordon Williams

Sandra Gordon Williams, 83, of Wilson, died Friday, May 27, 2022.Funeral, Friday, June 3, 2:00 PM, …

SGWASA completes extensive upgrade of water treatment plant


BUTNER — During a tour of the water treatment plant in early March, SGWASA Executive Director Scott …

Students take world tour


BUTNER — Butner-Stem Elementary School students took a trip around the world on Wednesday as they vi…

Ronnie Keeter retires as NCDOT chief engineer


RALEIGH — The state Transportation Department’s top engineer has retired after a career with the age…

The longest three minutes

OPINION

Each Sunday morning in spring, summer and early fall, the Oriental United Methodist Church has servi…