Child pulled from backyard pool in Nash County
A 3-year-old child is okay after being pulled from a backyard pool in Nash County. On Monday before 9:15 a.m., emergency responders were at a home on Sandy Road near Nashville. Sky 5 flew over the home and above-ground pool after the scene had cleared. According to the Nash County...
Police searching for missing Wilson man
WILSON, N.C. (WITN) - Police in one Eastern Carolina city are searching for a missing man. Wilson police say Ervin Howard was last seen around 9:30 p.m. Saturday on Aycock Street. The 60-year-old man was possibly wearing a black jacket, blue jeans, and a black fedora hat. Howard is 5′9...
Jack’s at the Mills restaurant opens for business
A new restaurant in the Rocky Mount Mills commercial and residential development was serving customers on Monday. Jack’s at the Mills filled a space off Falls Road that had been vacant for more than four months. The opening marks the second Jack’s restaurant now in place, with the other one being adjacent to the Aldi supermarket on the west side of Wilson. ...
Wilson Mar 03 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, a total of 57 crime cases were reported in Wilson. The most prevalent crime was theft, with 21 instances, followed by assault, which was reported 15 times. Arrests were made in 9 instances, and there were 4 reported cases of burglary. Trespassing was reported 3 times, while other types of crimes, including arson, suspicious situations, and hit & run incidents, were reported only once each. Two other unspecified crimes were also reported. These figures indicate a relatively high level of criminal activity in the place, with theft and assault being the most pressing issues. The data suggests a need for increased vigilance and law enforcement efforts to curb these incidents, especially those of theft and assault, which together accounted for over 63% of the total crimes reported.
Dining in Music City: 4 Traditional American Delicacies in Nashville You Can't Miss
In this article, we explore four traditional American cuisines found in Nashville. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
Medical call ‘patient’ steals ambulance from Walmart, North Carolina police say
The incident was reported around 2:15 p.m. Sunday at the Walmart at 841 E. Gannon Ave., according to the Zebulon Police Department.
🚧 North Old Carriage Road Closure in Nash County for Widening Project
The time displayed is local to the original X account in North Carolina. Local residents and commuters in Nash County should be aware that a portion of North Old Carriage Road will be closed from March 4th through March 11th due to a road widening project currently in progress. The closure will affect the regular flow of traffic, and travelers are advised to plan for alternate routes to avoid delays. For further details regarding the project and the closure, please visit the link provided by the transportation agencies: https://t.co/iJ2oE5WNwI.
Passenger Pinned In Vehicle After Car Strikes Tree
MIDDLESEX – A passenger was severely pinned inside a car following a single vehicle accident. The crash was reported around 3:00am Saturday on Friendship Church Road, at Creech-Johnson Road, near the Nash County line. The driver reportedly lost control and traveled off the roadway striking a large tree. Corinth...
NC pastor, daughter and boyfriend facing assault charges
A Franklin County pastor, his daughter and her boyfriend are all facing assault charges. Authorities charged Pastor Kenneth Jones, his daughter Rachel Jones, and her boyfriend Imre Balazsi with assaulting a person with a disability and false imprisonment, according to court documents. Arrest documents accuse Jones, a long-time pastor at...
Man Shot While Driving
SELMA – A 22 year-old man was shot while driving his car. The shooting happened around 4:00pm Sunday. The victim, Isaac Joel Gonzalez of Selma, was reportedly driving on Live Oak Church Road when multiple gunshots struck his vehicle. Gonzalez was injured by the gunfire but still managed to...
Nash County fire captain dies after his battle with pancreatic cancer
Nash County Fire Captain David Braswell worked for the Castalia Fire Department for 38 years.
Part of North Old Carriage to be closed for improvements
Part of North Old Carriage Road just south of the intersection with Reges Store and Green Hills roads is going to be closed to traffic starting at 7 a.m. Thursday and continuing until 5 p.m. March 14. The planned shutdown is due to the N.C. Department of Transportation's project to widen and improve a significant part of North Old Carriage. The transportation department said that motorists will have to detour...
Teen dies in accidental shooting during car crash in North Carolina, police say
Around 12:30 a.m., Rocky Mount Police responded to the 600 block of North Wesleyan Boulevard regarding a shooting with injury that later they said was "a traffic crash with injury."
Puppies in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in Wendell, NC?
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to wendell..
Retired North Carolina police officer killed in crash
They found a 55-year-old man who had been hit by another vehicle after exiting his van to re-hitch the trailer he was towing.
Poll workers: Early voting ends with a flourish of activity
The early voting period for primary races in the federal, state and local offices that are up for grabs ended Saturday afternoon in the Twin Counties, with much electioneering occurring outside the polling station at the Nash County Agriculture Center in Nashville. Tuesday is the Primary Election Day. Polls close at 7:30 p.m. Yvonne McLeod, who again is seeking the Republican nomination for the N.C. House District 25 seat, was...
Teen donates stuffed animals to Zebulon police for kids in need
Teen donates stuffed animals to Zebulon police for kids in need.
Wilson Bridgestone plant celebrates 50 years
NASHVILLE, Tenn. ― Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (Bridgestone), a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, a company evolving to become a global leader in sustainable mobility solutions, celebrated 50 years of operation at its passenger and light truck tire manufacturing plant in Wilson with an event held on March 1. The Wilson Tire Plant began manufacturing tires in […]
Ticket sold at Food Lion in Wendell wins $50,000 in Powerball drawing
WENDELL, N.C. (WNCN) — A trip to a grocery store in Wendell turned out to be very lucky for one Powerball player. According to the North Carolina Education Lottery, a ticket sold at the Food Lion located at 2837 Wendell Blvd. in Wendell won $50,000 in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing.
Selma, NC Will Compete For Your Vote In 2024 Strongest Town Contest
SELMA — Selma, NC will go head-to-head with fifteen other US cities in the 9th Annual Strongest Town Contest and voting begins Monday, March 4. In this bracket-style voting tournament, Selma, NC will compete for the “Strongest Town” title by shining a national spotlight on its progress toward safety, financial resiliency, housing, and transportation.