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Wilson Energy wins 5 awards for outstanding service

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Wilson Energy has received five 2014 Public Power Awards of Excellence, one of 23 public power communities across North Carolina to be honored this year. The awards honor outstanding efforts in... Read more »

Veterans Day program planned for Nov. 11

Monday, October 27, 2014

The Wilson Committee on Patriotism will hold its annual Veterans Day Program on Tuesday, Nov. 11, beginning at 11 a.m., in the square in front of the Wilson County Courthouse. Thomas S. Delaney,... Read more »

Police host informational session Nov. 17

Monday, October 20, 2014

The Wilson Police Department is scheduled for an on-site assessment as part of a program to achieve accreditation by verifying it meets professional standards. Administered by the Commission on... Read more »

Whirligigs will be dedicated Oct. 30

Monday, October 20, 2014

Wayne Martin, executive director of the North Carolina Arts Council, and several corporate sponsors will be on hand this month for the dedication of six more giant whirligigs at the Vollis Simpson... Read more »

Homeowners, businesses need to register alarms now

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

The Wilson Police Department and Wilson Fire/Rescue Services is implementing a new program to reduce the number of false alarms activations in the city, and subsequently, cut down on the... Read more »

Rainy forecast sends 1st Friday to Boykin Center

Friday, October 03, 2014

Tonight's First Friday on the Lawn will be moved inside the Boykin Center, due to rain expected to move into this area this evening. The show will still begin at 6 p.m. with the Carolina Soul... Read more »

Walk to School Day set for Oct. 8

Friday, October 03, 2014

Vinson-Bynum Elementary School in Wilson will be joining schools from around the world to celebrate International Walk to School Day on October 8. Over 100 Vinson-Bynum are anticipated to be... Read more »