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Most incumbents representing southern Nash County have sought reelection in the first week of filing for state and county offices in next year’s election. In N.C. House District 25, incumbent … more
NASHVILLE — Nash County’s plan to provide broadband access to rural areas is progressing, according to an update from county officials and the company contracted for internet services. The … more
It was an exciting Sunday at Peachtree as members welcomed many visitors. Sunday’s sanctuary poinsettia arrangement was presented to glorify God in loving memory of Jeff Nelson by his parents, … more
ZEBULON — A southern Nash County woman died last week in a house fire ignited when she smoked a cigarette while using an oxygen tank. Belinda Coble, 61, died Dec. 3 at her home on Crowned … more
MIDDLESEX — The town board is marching ahead with plans to hold its annual Christmas parade Saturday despite a big game set for the same time and a forecast calling for rain. If the parade is … more
For the last number of years, we television audiences have been presented with a number of Christmas movies. My favorite ones are from the Hallmark Channel. But I read about someone who complained … more
ROCKY MOUNT — A local church has joined forces with the theater community to help usher in the spirit of Christmas in the Twin Counties. The music ministry of Word Tabernacle Church has been … more
NASHVILLE — A Nash County restaurant owner has been charged with a public health violation for catering a Wilson wedding with a suspended food permit. Steven Sauls, owner of Doug Sauls’ … more
BAILEY — The town’s annual Christmas parade drew large numbers of people on Saturday. “The parade was a huge success,” said Police Chief Steve Boraski. “We did not have any problems. I … more
Southern Nash High School alumni and prominent community members are proud of the school’s football team for making it to the 3-A state championship game this Saturday. “The town of Bailey and … more
SPRING HOPE — The gathering place has changed, but nothing could stop local bikers from collecting toys for children in need this Christmas. For the first time in more than two decades the … more
A quick warmup to around 70 degrees Tuesday in The Wilson Times area is only a tease. A cold front is expected to bring an 80% chance of showers by Tuesday evening, followed by high pressure … more
This forecast period will likely require a wide array of wardrobe selections as temperatures go on a roller coaster ride. Highs will barely edge past 50 degrees Saturday afternoon but then soar … more
The public invited to comment on proposed changes to state’s action plan for Hurricane Matthew federal disaster recovery funds. ReBuild NC is seeking public comment on a draft amendment to the … more
It was an exciting Sunday at Peachtree and a very busy November. The sanctuary flower arrangement Sunday was presented to glorify God by Kathy and Aubrey Farmer in honor of Christ’s … more
On the eve of the first day of filing for next year’s state races, Sen. Rick Horner announced he will not seek reelection. Horner, a Bailey Republican who once represented Wilson County and … more
Maybe it was because our son James booked us into a fancy hotel for Thanksgiving, but when I turned on that hotel bathroom light right before I went to bed, it didn’t stay on. Normally the … more
BAILEY — Minutes from Bailey Board of Commissioners meetings are being updated on the town website after a two-year lapse. The updates are overdue and should help show the board’s … more
SPRING HOPE — Newly installed Commissioner Prudence Wilkins said she will work vigorously for the community that elected her. “I will continue to introduce myself to people and raise awareness … more
NASHVILLE — Nash County commissioners reelected their officers Monday and introduced the county’s new economic development director. With no challenge or dissent, Robbie Davis was reelected … more
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