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Lots of sunshine, particularly early, and moderate temperatures should greet Saturday in the Wilson Times area. There is a 30% chance of a shower or thunderstorm, particularly late afternoon or … more
As we are now past Memorial Day, I guess we could claim that summer is upon us. Never mind what the calendar tells us the first day is, summer is here.  Summer is the time for vacations and … more
ROCKY MOUNT — In late March, Nash UNC Health Care requested community donations of masks and other medical supplies due to a shortage of personal protective equipment. Community members, … more
WARSAW — An ex-teacher and former coach at James Kenan High School are accused of having sexual contact with their students, state investigators said Wednesday. The N.C. State … more
ROCKY MOUNT — The Small Business Center at Nash Community College will host two webinars for entrepreneurs and small business owners this month. … more
With last week’s peaceful protests in Nash County, my faith and hope in humanity has been renewed. The residents of Spring Hope and Rocky Mount put on a clinic on how to run peaceful, meaningful … more
A message from Pastor Gene Whitehouse of Peachtree Baptist Church: “How do you relate to God in times of uncertainty or tragedy? Is your faith challenged and your dependency on God questioned? … more
Nothing was going to prevent Braxton Riggins of Spring Hope and Ivey Carney of Winston-Salem from exchanging their wedding vows on April 26.  The initial plan was for the entire family to fly … more
The high pressure system that brought the Wilson Times area several sunny, less humid days is moving eastward. That is likely to open the door for more clouds and an increased chance of showers and … more
This year, Girl Scouts from the North Carolina Coastal Pines council are celebrating 15 years of giving back to the men and women of the American armed forces through Operation Cookie … more
NASHVILLE — The investigation into a Wilson man’s disappearance more than a decade ago has led Nash County detectives out of state. Travis Lamont Lynch, 21, vanished on Christmas Eve … more
A Rocky Mount man who strangled an elderly neighbor during a robbery has been paroled. Charles Harrison, now 57, served 27 years of two life sentences plus 10 years for the 1993 convictions of … more
NASHVILLE — Citing the coronavirus pandemic, Spring Hope Area Chamber of Commerce President Karen White asked the Nash County Tourism Authority for double the funding it usually provides the … more
NASHVILLE — A homicide suspect who’s been on the lam for half a year has surrendered to authorities. Montreal Tyrek Cooper, 21, of Maple Street in Rocky Mount, approached members of … more
NASHVILLE -— Public health officials are warning Nash County residents to be careful around wild animals after a rabid fox recently attacked two people. The attack happened May 31, with the … more
BAILEY — Residents agree a buffet of food trucks beefs up the town’s economy and provides a broader menu, but the ultimate cost is still on the table. Of the dozen residents who spoke … more
Reported crimes in Nash County dropped overall while the recent statewide stay-at-home order was in force, with slight increases in drug overdoses and child abuse. Folks have been home more this … more
ROCKY MOUNT — A Nash County woman who recently spent 43 days in the hospital wants folks to know COVID-19 is no joke. “I was a healthy young person and really oblivious to what all … more
Despite a slowdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, broadband is on its way to rural Nash County, according to providers and county officials. Nash County continues to be a priority for CloudWyze, … more
ROCKY MOUNT — Nash UNC Health Care is using convalescent plasma to treat qualifying COVID-19 patients through its participation in the national Expanded Access Program, in collaboration with … more
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