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Our Opinion: Adding NCHSAA oversight is a wise compromise

A Wilson Times editorial
| November 24, 2021

The sausage-making isn’t always pretty, but sometimes, committee review and bipartisan debate transf...

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Our Opinion: Generosity gives Wilson reasons to be thankful

A Wilson Times editorial
| November 23, 2021

THUMBS UP to the churches, charities, government agencies and volunteers who furnish Thanksgiving fe...

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Our Opinion: Adoptive families strengthen fabric of our community

A Wilson Times editorial
| November 15, 2021

THUMBS UP to Wilson County residents who open their hearts and homes to adoptive children in need of...

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Our Opinion: District maps draw flurry of candidates

A Wilson Times editorial
| November 11, 2021

When it comes to choosing our representatives in the N.C. General Assembly, Wilson County voters wil...

Wilson County Veterans Honor Guard members stand at attention before performing a rifle volley salute at the conclusion of  Wilson's annual Veterans Day ceremony in 2017.

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Our Opinion: Veterans Day a worthy occasion to gather together

A Wilson Times editorial
| November 8, 2021

THUMBS UP to the Wilson Committee on Patriotism, which will celebrate the return of its annual Veter...

A sea of people floods Goldsboro Street during the N.C. Whirligig Festival in 2019.

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Our Opinion: Whirligig Festival is Wilson's hometown homecoming

A Wilson Times editorial
| November 4, 2021

Wilson’s annual fall festival is a vendor fair, swap meet, concert and celebration of Vollis Simpson...

A woman leaves the Wilson County Board of Elections office during the two-week early voting period for Tuesday's municipal elections. Voters who cast their ballots on Election Day will do so at their precinct polling places rather than the county elections office.

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Our Opinion: Help lead your town by voting in municipal election

A Wilson Times editorial
| November 1, 2021

THUMBS UP to the Wilson County residents who vote in Tuesday’s municipal elections, along with those...

Councilmen Michael Bell, left, and Derrick Creech discuss one of Wilson's proposed redistricting maps during the Wilson City Council's Oct. 21 meeting. Bell suggested a switch from district-based voting to at-large elections.

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Our Opinion: At-large switch for Wilson council deserves study

A Wilson Times editorial
| October 28, 2021

Pop quiz: Who’s your representative on the Wilson City Council? Which district does he or she repres...

Jerome De Perlinghi, artistic director for the Eyes on Main Street Outdoor Photo Festival, walks across Barnes Street to admire a neatly hung picture in October 2020. The festival returns this week for its seventh installment.

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Our Opinion: Eyes on Main Street showcases photos, shows off Wilson

A Wilson Times editorial
| October 26, 2021

THUMBS UP to Wilson’s Eyes on Main Street Outdoor Photo Festival, which returns for its seventh inst...

An N.C. Senate Redistricting Committee plan designated as SST-4 proposes combining Wilson County with Wayne and Greene counties to form Senate District 9.

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Our Opinion: Take time to weigh in on legislative redistricting plans

A Wilson Times editorial
| October 21, 2021

Wilson County’s proposed N.C. Senate district looks like a boot emerging from a pant leg with a larg...

This cartoon was first published in March to commemorate Sunshine Week, a national observance designed to raise awareness of open records and public meetings laws.

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Our Opinion: It’s not too late to bring records into the sunlight

A Wilson Times editorial
| October 18, 2021

As North Carolina lawmakers continue hammering out a state budget, they can make the most of their e...

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Our Opinion: Help your town chart its course in local elections

A Wilson Times editorial
| October 14, 2021

If you’ve ever doubted that your vote matters, all it takes is a glance at Wilson County towns’ elec...

Wilson Environmental Services employees prepare to empty a rollout recycling cart after distributing the new containers in December 2016. City employees “deserve the opportunity to be rewarded for their efforts to keep Wilsonians safe,” during COVID-19, the Times’ editorial page says of Wilson’s vaccination incentives.

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Our Opinion: Wilson picks carrot over stick for worker vaccine policy

A Wilson Times editorial
| October 11, 2021

THUMBS UP to the city of Wilson’s vaccine incentives for Wilson municipal employees, which encourage...

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Our Opinion: Tackle tobacco with education, not regulation

A Wilson Times editorial
| October 7, 2021

A federally funded group of academics wants to snuff out tobacco use, but not by developing products...

Volunteers clean up roadside litter in this N.C. Department of Transportation image.

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Our Opinion: Volunteer efforts help Wilson, state can roadside litter

A Wilson Times editorial
| October 4, 2021

THUMBS UP to volunteers pitching in and clearing the trash from streets, roads and highways in Wilso...

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