13-year-old shot in Henderson

Shooting Night A 13-year-old girl was shot while sitting inside a vehicle in Henderson Wednesday night, police said.

Warrant: Blackmail attempt alleged motive in Durham priest's death

Kent HinksonA Raleigh man allegedly tried to blackmail a Durham priest found dead last month in a state park in Orange County and then admitted to killing him, according to a search warrant released Wednesday in the murder investigation.

2 killed in wreck on NC 210 near Smithfield

Smithfield wreckTwo people were killed Wednesday afternoon in a three-vehicle wreck on N.C. Highway 210 west of Smithfield.

Drug, prostitution operations net 41 arrests in Durham

Durham Police DepartmentMore than 225 pounds of marijuana, 162 grams of heroin, 49 grams of cocaine, $160,000 in cash, three handguns and other items were seized in drug and prostitution operations by Durham police that also netted 41 arrests, the department announced Wednesday.

Goldsboro sex offender faces statutory rape charge

Matthew WilliamsA registered sex offender in Goldsboro has been charged with statutory rape after he allegedly had sex with a teenager.

Local news courtesy of WRAL.

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City Council Meeting

Date: 9/18/2014
Time: 7pm
Calendar: Government Calendar
Location: Council Chambers

Wilson Industrial Air Center Open House

Date: 9/20/2014
Time: 7am-4pm
Calendar: Community Calendar
Location: Wilson Industrial Air Center

Wilson Industrial Air Center will hold an open house on Saturday, Sept. 20. The event will begin with a pancake breakfast from 7-9 a.m. That will be followed by the open house from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., including tours of the airport, a Corvette show, refreshments, a drawing for free airplane rides and more family fun. There will be a free lunch for pilots and their passengers. The event is sponsored by EAA Chapter 1047.

Fly-In & Open House

Date: 9/20/2014 - 9/20/2014
Time: 9am-4pm
Calendar: Community Calendar
Location: Wilson Industrial Airport
Wilson Experimental Aircraft Assoc. Chapter 1047 FLY-IN & OPEN HOUSE Wilson Industrial Air Center Airport 4545 Airport Drive Wilson September 20th 9AM - 4PM Pancake Breakfast ? 7AM to 9AM - Helicopter Rides ? Experimental Aircraft ? Corvette Car Show ? Fun for Kids ? Educational Displays ? Food and Fun for All! POC: Garry Hodges 252-903-4219

Board of Adjustment

Date: 9/23/2014 - 9/23/2014
Time: 5:30pm
Calendar: Government Calendar
Location: Council Chambers

Historic Preservation Commission

Date: 10/1/2014 - 10/1/2014
Time: 5:30pm
Calendar: Government Calendar
Location: Council Chambers

Local events courtesy of City of Wilson.