Saturday Aug 16
Randy Foster: Graded down for late assignment
If you have students at home, tell me if this doesn't sound familiar: Someone waits until the last minute to turn in an assignment, then turns in the assignment incomplete, resulting in a 10 percent penalty off the grade, and the resulting grade is concealed to avoid embarrassment.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Wilson police make arrest in Sunday evening shooting
Rojas was shot Sunday evening on Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. Lara-Zavala, 33, of 6342 Speight School Road in Wilson, was found on Mt.
Arrest made in shooting death of Greenville man
The Wilson Police Department, with help from Durham Police, arrested 33-year-old Jose D. Lara-Zavala, of Wilson, on Monday.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Wilson police investigate homicide
Officers were responding to a "subject had been shot" call when they found the victim, who was already deceased, police said.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Rocky Mount Telegram
Seat belt campaign clicks with travelers
It's such a small click. It takes one ... two seconds, tops. And yet it can do so much to protect the lives of you and loved ones.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Rocky Mount Telegram
Statnick's art shows childlike innocence
For Melanie Statnick, the artist whose works are the focus of the latest Nash County Arts Council exhibit, art is more than just a hobby or job.
Four more charged in shooting death of 7-year-old Wilson boy
Donell V. Hill, 19, of the 3400 block of Jayne Lane; Anfernee D. Knight, 18, of the 5700 block of Woodside Road; Kenneth T. Vinson, 22, of the 500 block of Deans Street; and Demetrius Spells, 22, of the 200 block of Kenmore Street, all in Wilson, were charged Tuesday with first-degree murder and held without bond.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Sampson Independent
Road study gets Sampson's attention4:21 pm
Chris Berendt/Sampson IndependentEconomic developer John Swope talks business during Monday night's meeting of the Sampson Board of Commissioners.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County
Kenneth Artis, 43, of 1122 N. Church St., Henderson, was arrested July 30 on charges of communicating threats and simple assault.
Wilson police arrest man in 7-year-old's shooting
Kamari Jones died July 23 after someone started shooting outside his home on Parkview Street.
Troubled Teens in Wilson, NC Have New Substance abuse Recovery Help Options
The next time you find yourself or a friend in need of recovery help, where are you going to look for assistance? There were not many options for troubled teens in Wilson, NC until a new helpline was established to assist juveniles in locating a drug and alcohol treatment facility which offers at chance at sobriety.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Power deal may be looming soon12:02 pm
Duke Energy could announce as soon as next week whether a deal has been reached to help reduce high electric bills for customers in parts of Bladen County and 30 other eastern North Carolina municipalities.
Muni Utilities Take Gigabit Fight to FCC
The municipalities and municipally-owned utilities that have been successfully providing broadband services are gearing up for a long battle, determined to address demand from surrounding communities to extend their networks -- even if they have to get approval to do it one community at a time.
FLOC, British reps vow to fight
A Toledo-based union vowed to fight for tobacco field workers who live and labor largely hidden from view - an underground world of deep poverty and grim conditions that could soon face international scrutiny.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Wilson community seeks answers in 7-year-old boy's shooting death
Kamari Jones died after someone started shooting outside the boy's home on Parkview Street sometime after 10 p.m. He was inside when a bullet flew through a bedroom window, striking the boy in the head, according to neighbors.
Rocky Mount Telegram
JC Harris Cadillac, Inc. of Wilson
JC Harris Cadillac, Inc. of Wilson Needs to fill the following position: Cadillac dealership needs GM trained ASE Certified Cadillac Technician Training must be current.
Patricia Timmons-Goodson appointed to U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
Under the Dome is your inside source on North Carolina politics and government and has been a regular feature in The N&O since 1934.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Power deal could be coming soon4:03 pm
Duke Energy could announce as soon as next week whether a deal has been reached to help reduce high electric bills for customers in Red Springs and Lumberton and 30 other eastern North Carolina municipalities.
Police identify 7-year-old boy killed in Wilson shooting
Police have released the name of a 7-year-old boy who was killed after shots were fired into a home in Wilson County.