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CASTALIA — Authorities have identified a body found near a Nash County gamelands entrance last month as the remains of a missing Greensboro man. Jaleel Taqee Evans, 29, had been missing … more
RALEIGH — N.C. Attorney General Josh Stein announced that the North Carolina Task Force for Racial Equity in Criminal Justice, convened by Gov. Roy Cooper and co-chaired by Justice Anita Earls … more
ROCKY MOUNT — Police are investigating two shooting deaths that occurred last week. On Nov. 16, police found a man who had been shot in a car parked near a city park. Tavarus Lynch, 26, … more
BAILEY — The annual Christmas parade may be canceled, but that’s not stopping Santa Claus from coming to town during a new event: the Bailey Christmas Block Party. Bailey Chamber of … more
ROCKY MOUNT — Police are investigating a shooting that sent a man to the hospital. Officers with the Rocky Mount Police Department responded to a report of a gunshot victim on North Wesleyan … more
BAILEY — When the coronavirus pandemic caused a downtown in the economy, a Nash County native moved home from New York City to revive her family’s Christmas wreath business. For the … more
NASHVILLE — Seventeen previously unreported coronavirus deaths, including six in the past week, have increased the virus’ Nash County death toll to 107.  Nash County had charted a … more
SPRING HOPE — Firefighters are reminding folks to close their doors during winter months, citing an early morning house fire last week as a perfect example.  Spring Hope Engine 61, … more
While health officials are asking folks to stay home for Thanksgiving, state and local authorities hope those who travel will leave early so they can drive slowly in expected heavy holiday … more
SPRING HOPE — The Peachtree Hills Golf Club is set to host its second annual disc golf tournament Dec. 12. The Open at Peachtree is a sanctioned event with more than 50 participants signed … more
CASTALIA — Town officials have been put on notice to hire an independent auditor, but the town isn’t in line for state utility funding. The N.C. Local Government Commission voted … more
NASHVILLE — An internet provider contracted with Nash County is on the verge of providing broadband to underserved rural areas across the county. Company and county officials worked together to … more
High pressure is forecast to stay around Tuesday to give the Wilson Times area mostly sunny skies and cool high temperatures in the mid-50s. After an overnight low in the upper 30s, winds will … more
ROCKY MOUNT — Nash UNC Health Care is encouraging safety precautions for families who gather around holidays this year.  “With the upcoming holidays, we would like to remind the … more
Gov. Roy Cooper gave North Carolinians a stark warning Monday as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to increase statewide.  “We are in danger,” Cooper said during a … more
I think a lot of us would agree that 2020 has been a bit of a dumpster fire. It’s not quite a nuclear holocaust, but it’s a hell of a lot worse than a cup of spilled milk.  We … more
A sunny Saturday in the Wilson Times area will give way to a mostly cloudy Sunday, but temperatures should be comfortable both afternoons. The high Saturday will get to around 70, above the … more
NASHVILLE — Nash County’s coronavirus death toll jumped past 100 on Friday with the addition of 13 new reported deaths, including three this week.  Nash County has a total of … more
SPRING HOPE — Torrential rain from Tropical Storm Eta resulted in roughly 3,000 gallons of untreated wastewater being discharged from the town of Spring Hope’s wastewater treatment plant … more
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