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Albert Thomas Jr.

WEATHERCAST

Low humidity, moderate temps likely through Friday

By Al Thomas
| June 15, 2021

If Tuesday morning’s cold front behaves as it should and moves to the coast, the Wilson Times area i...

OPINION

Free speech isn't about power

By Corey Friedman
| June 14, 2021

Seeking to burnish his reputation as a reformer, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman openly criticized ...

Albert Thomas Jr.

WEATHERCAST

Shift brings more sunshine, lower humidity

By Al Thomas
| June 12, 2021

A wind shift to the north Saturday in the Wilson Times area should begin a welcome change in our wea...

Albert Thomas Jr.

WEATHERCAST

Afternoon showers, storms remain a possibility this week

By Al Thomas
| June 7, 2021

After dealing with very dry conditions for much of the spring, the Wilson Times area is now trying t...

N.C. House Speaker Tim Moore, left, recently hosted term limits supporter Tim “Izzy” Israel for a meal at Red Bridges Barbecue Lodge in Shelby. Israel is walking from Florida to the state of Washington to raise support for a congressional term limits amendment.

OPINION

Term limit supporter bares his soles

By Corey Friedman
| June 7, 2021

When he wasn’t lugging amplifiers and leading sound checks, Tim “Izzy” Israel swapped stories with c...

Albert Thomas Jr.

WEATHERCAST

High humidity, rain chances remain through Tuesday

By Al Thomas
| June 5, 2021

The drying-out trend should continue Saturday, but a decent chance of showers and thunderstorms is i...

The reporter proudly holds her vaccination card after receiving her second dose.

Commentary

For her, the side effects were worth it

By Taylor Heeden
| June 2, 2021

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first COVID-19 vaccine in mid-December, and since...

Albert Thomas Jr.

WEATHERCAST

Showers, storms expected by midweek

By Al Thomas
| June 1, 2021

More sunshine is on tap for the area on Tuesday, but cloudy days are just ahead. High pressure will ...

OPINION

Commencement speech censors stand down

By Corey Friedman
| May 31, 2021

As high schools across the country resume traditional graduation ceremonies following a pandemic-imp...

Albert Thomas Jr.

WEATHERCAST

Weekend storm clouds should clear for Memorial Day

By Al Thomas
| May 28, 2021

The Wilson Times area is set to enjoy a varied mix of weather over Memorial Day weekend. It will sta...

Albert Thomas Jr.

WEATHERCAST

Temps soar to mid-90s this week, but relief is in sight

By Al Thomas
| May 26, 2021

The heat is forecast to continue in the Wilson Times area through Friday, but relief is scheduled to...

OPINION

Why are Democrats AWOL on public's right to know?

By Bill Moss and Paul Mauney
| May 24, 2021

With no meaningful state law giving North Carolinians the right to see disciplinary records of those...

Albert Thomas Jr.

WEATHERCAST

Hot days, mild nights ahead as 90s take hold

By Al Thomas
| May 22, 2021

After a brief respite early Saturday as temperatures drop into the mid-50s for an overnight low, the...

Albert Thomas Jr.

WEATHERCAST

90-degree days on the horizon

By Al Thomas
| May 18, 2021

Warm, sunny afternoons are expected in the Wilson Times area Tuesday through Friday, with afternoon ...

OPINION

Voting at 16 would buck political trend

By Corey Friedman
| May 17, 2021

If progressive Democrats have their way, the ballot will join the driver’s license as a symbol of ne...

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