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NCEMPA, Duke Energy Progress approve deal

Monday, July 28, 2014

Sale would allow Wilson Energy to lower rates The North Carolina Eastern Municipal Power Agency (NCEMPA) and Duke Energy Progress (DEP) announced today that both companies’ boards of... Read more »

Wilson urges FCC preemption of State Law barrier to broadband

Thursday, July 24, 2014

CONTACT: WILL AYCOCK 252-296-3344 The City of Wilson has filed a petition with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), asking that it exercise its preemption authority under Section 706 of... Read more »

Harwood headlines First Friday in August

Thursday, July 17, 2014

First Friday on the Lawn returns in August with a night celebrating both county music and local law enforcement. First Friday on the Lawn will be Friday, Aug. 2, 6-9 p.m., in front of the Wilson... Read more »

Have a plan for hurricane season, other weather events

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

In the past several years, Wilson has experienced tornadoes, hurricanes, flooding and other natural disasters that have disrupted electricity and other services so it is wise for every family to... Read more »

Research Triangle Park welcomes Wilson County this month

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

The Research Triangle Regional Partnership welcomed Wilson County effective July 1 by vote of the organization’s Board of Directors. It follows the addition of Edgecombe and Nash... Read more »

Rain washes out final Downtown Alive of 2014

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for Wilson County for most of Tuesday, July 15, which caused Downtown Alive to be called off for this evening. Tonight's... Read more »

Last call goes out for Youth Citizens Academy July 14-18

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Registration is still open for the Youth Citizens Academy 2014 hosted by the City of Wilson Human Relations office. The academy will be held the week of July 14-18. Twenty slots will be open to... Read more »

Wilson Energy Advises to Prepare for Potential Power Loss

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Wilson Energy crews are preparing for the potential loss of electricity from Tropical Storm Arthur, city officials said. Extended power outages are serious concerns for individuals with special... Read more »