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Lee Gliarmis leaves legacy of service  The Wilson Times

Dick's Hot Dog Stand owner Lee Gliarmis died unexpectedly early Thursday morning, just five weeks after burying his beloved wife of 62 years, Janie Gliarmis.



Fike High School teacher killed in murder-suicide, sheriff's office says  CBS17.com

Pamela Eatmon was a Family and Consumer Sciences teacher at Fike, according to the school's principal.



Wilson native Tyler Hayes joins Kenly police force  The Wilson Times

KENLY — Tyler Hayes brings many years in law enforcement to his new job as a police officer for the town of Kenly. Hayes, 31, joined the force in Kenly and ...



Longtime hot dog stand owner dies at 91, 5 weeks after wife  Associated Press

WILSON, N.C. (AP) — Dick's Hot Dog Stand owner Lee Gliarmis died unexpectedly early this past Thursday morning, just five weeks after burying his beloved ...



Janet Broadhurst Beaman  The Wilson Times

Sept. 27, 1945 — March 18, 2019. Janet Broadhurst Beaman, 73, of Wilson, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Monday, March 18, 2019.



Gliarmis leaves legacy of community service: Dick's Hot Dog Stand owner dies at age 91  The Wilson Times

Dick's Hot Dog Stand owner Lee Gliarmis died unexpectedly early Thursday morning, just five weeks after burying his beloved wife of 62 years, Janie Gliarmis.



Community Briefs: 4-H'ers to address agribusiness panel  The Wilson Times

4-H'ers to address agribusiness panel. The Wilson AgriBusiness Committee will meet at noon Wednesday, March 6 at Parker's Barbecue with Cody Miller and ...



Purple tribute to honor teacher  The Wilson Times

In response to the tragic loss of a popular Fike High School teacher, students, staff and community members will be wearing purple at upcoming basketball ...



Wilson Playwright's Creation to Be Performed in Charlotte Aug. 10  The Grey Area News

Tall One Outreach Ministries presents the Award-winning Gospel Stage Play, “Spare the Rod, Spoil the Child” Part 2, written and produced by Dr. Mildred ...



Cyclones get ready to do it again in 1968  The Wilson Times

Two storylines dominated the landscape of Cyclone Country heading into the 1968 football season, during which Fike High School would attempt to defend its ...



Lee Socrates Gliarmis  The Wilson Times

Lee Socrates Gliarmis, 91, of Wilson, died Thursday, March 14, 2019. The funeral will be held Saturday at 4 p.m. at St. Timothy's Episcopal Church, 202 ...



Riding out the storm in Fike shelter  The Wilson Times

During past storms, Giselle Sanchez's home has been threatened with downed trees and floodwaters, so as Hurricane Florence churned toward Wilson, she ...



Fike class of 1968 reunites  The Wilson Times

The Fike High School class of 1968 held its 50th reunion Oct. 13 at the Wilson Elks Lodge. Classmates attending included, front row, from left, seated: Dalton ...



Fike, Hunt football seasons ended after fight  HighSchoolOT

The football seasons at Hunt High School and Fike High School in Wilson are over after a fight last week after the football game between the two schools ended.



Parent says daughter's hazing was directed by Fike High School coach  CBS17.com

WILSON, N.C. (WNCN) - A Wilson mother is speaking out following Fike High School's decision to suspend its athletic director and girls head soccer coach.



Pepper spray used to stop fight between Wilson football teams  HighSchoolOT

Wilson County sheriff's deputies used pepper spray to break up a fight after Thursday night's football game between Hunt High School and Fike High School.



High-schoolers catch up on credits at Evening Academy  The Wilson Times

Wilson County Schools has started an Evening Academy at its three high schools as an effort to help students get ahead on coursework. The courses are given ...



Fike coach, athletic director suspended from duties  HighSchoolOT

Toni Varacchi has been suspended with pay from her duties as a coach, athletic director and teacher at Fike High School.



Nelson named Fike athletic director  The Wilson Times

As varsity football head coach and history teacher at Fike High, Tom Nelson wasn't exactly looking for more things to do as he approaches his eighth season ...



Fike teacher, students provide relief ahead of storm  The Wilson Times

When Carolyn Traore heard a knock at the door Wednesday, she knew God had answered her prayer. “I'm so touched,” she said. “I'm teary-eyed. I really feel ...



Owner of Wilson's hot dog stand dies at 91  WNCT

According to Wilson Memorial *Service* website, the owner of Dick's Hot Dog Stand, Lee Gliarmis, died at the age of 91.



'Music for people of all ages': Fike High School band to hold 60th anniversary concert  The Wilson Times

Andrew Preston was director of the Fike High School band half a century ago. The 83-year-old commands attention from the conductor's podium. Preston, who ...



Fike's West earns hall-of-fame acclaim from alma mater  The Wilson Times

If nothing else, Sonny West finally got the validation that he needed at home when he was inducted into his high school's athletic hall of fame last weekend in ...



36 Wilsonians honored for serving others  The Wilson Times

A lifelong commitment to volunteering with heartfelt compassion for Wilsonians started at an early age for both nominees of the Paul Lee Stevens Humanitarian ...



Deputies Use Pepper Spray to Stop Fighting Teams  Spectrum News

WILSON, N.C. – Two North Carolina high school football teams could be disqualified from the upcoming state playoffs after a postgame fight turned so violent ...



Fike soccer coach, AD reinstated after claims of hazing, two-week suspension  The Charlotte Observer

Wilson County Schools reinstated a veteran soccer coach Tuesday after clearing her in an investigation into claims that she encouraged hazing of one of her ...



Suspension lifted for Fike soccer coach, no disciplinary action taken  HighSchoolOT

Fike High School girls soccer coach Toni Varacchi has rejoined the team and has returned to teaching after being suspended with pay earlier this month.



Academic Excellence: Fike High seniors  The Wilson Times

Fike High School honored students with a weighted cumulative GPA of 4.0 or higher recently. Seniors honored include Lillian Margaret Abells, London Elizabeth ...



Fike suspends girls soccer coach  The Wilson Times

Fike High School has suspended its athletic director and girls head soccer coach. Amber Lynch, public information director for Wilson County Schools, said the ...



Parents of Fike soccer player claim their daughter was hazed during practice  The Herald-Sun

The parents of a Fike High School soccer player claim their daughter was hazed during a drill pitting goalies against each other, and that the hazing was ...



Fike's Browder, SN's Knight claim major Big East football honors  The Wilson Times

As you sleep, Fike High senior inside linebacker Garrett Browder is watching every move you make. No, it isn't the tagline to a B-list horror movie. Unless, you're ...



Coach's suspension draws concern  The Wilson Times

Fike High School's girls soccer team and its coach garnered support at Monday's Wilson County Board of Education meeting. Three speakers rose to voice their ...



Northern Durham hangs on to top Fike  HighSchoolOT

Northern Durham scored three times in the third quarter, then survived a late Fike touchdown to kick off its season with a narrow 27-20 victory.



Fike awards  The Wilson Times

Fike awards.The following seniors at Fike High School were recognized recently at an awards day event: London Adkins, Daniel Arias, Mikayla Atkinson, ...



Fike HS Representing Scholastic Concert A  FloMarching

Tyler Tharrington gives us some insight into his experience building a WGI Scholastic Concert A ensemble.



Former players, parents defend suspended Wilson County soccer coach  CBS17.com

WILSON, N.C. (WNCN) - Former players and their parents are coming to the defense of the suspended athletic director at Fike High School, who coaches the ...



Wilson grads turn tassels  The Wilson Times

Wilson County Schools conveyed diplomas to graduates at three public high schools Saturday as families and friends gathered to support the accomplishments ...



Restoration of faith in public schools: Wilson County Schools looks to the future  The Wilson Times

Rhyan Breen, the newest member of the Wilson County Board of Education, calls himself a convert. Breen, a parent of two children in Wilson County Schools, ...



A well-deserved degree for two: Fike grad and her service dog in spotlight  The Wilson Times

Whenever Brittany Hawley went to class, her loyal *service* dog, Griffin, was there. If she needed her cellphone, Griffin would fetch it. Even when she assisted ...



State champion at last: Bancroft becomes Fike's first state champion wrestler  The Wilson Times

GREENSBORO — In its 55th year of having a wrestling program, Fike High finally has a state champion. Junior Aaron Bancroft set a school precedent Saturday ...



Fike High School evacuated for bomb threat Friday, third in Wilson County this week  WRAL.com

Fike High School was evacuated Friday by the latest threat.



Fike valedictorians and salutatorians tie with top GPAs  The Wilson Times

It all came down to nine hundredths of a point. That was the difference between the 5.34 grade-point averages of the two co-valedictorians and the 5.25 GPA of ...



Shane Michael Burchett  The Wilson Times

Nov. 15, 2002 — May 11, 2018. “May you look down upon us as a special angel who walked a short life here on earth but left indelible footprints on our hearts ...



Showing off their skills: Special Olympians compete in soccer tournament  The Wilson Times

Daquan Hill-Bramwell darted out ahead of everyone, expertly dribbling the ball toward the goal. The Fike High School student was one of 118 Special ...



Wilson schools gear up for backpack giveaway  The Wilson Times

Thousands of backpacks filled Fike High School's gymnasium Tuesday as officials and volunteers geared up for Saturday's big event — Wilson County Schools' ...



Interns explore teaching  The Wilson Times

Shaquana Willingham, a senior at Fike High School, is sitting on the fence as to whether she would like to be a teacher or a nurse. A new program in Wilson ...



Our Opinion: Operation Backpack sponsors, supporters earn pat on the back  The Wilson Times

Local businesses, nonprofits, families and individuals came through for Wilson County students, and the proof is on display this morning in the Fike High School ...



Wilson County soccer coach reinstated after hazing allegations  CBS17.com

WILSON, N.C. (WNCN) - A high school soccer coaching legend returned to the sidelines Tuesday after Wilson County Schools lifted her suspension.



Bound and determined  The Wilson Times

Entering the halls of Elm City Middle School for her sixth-grade year, Logan Adkins needed a diversion to pass the time. The names rolled off the tongue.



Wilson County Schools hires 20 new teachers  The Wilson Times

Each month, the Wilson County Board of Education releases its personnel list showing employees who have been hired, retired, or resigned from the system in ...



Deputies use pepper spray to stop fighting football teams  WITN

Two North Carolina high school football teams could be disqualified from the upcoming state playoffs after a postgame fight turned so violent that sheriff's ...



Wilson County Schools names interim assistant superintendent  The Wilson Times

Each month, the Wilson County Board of Education releases its personnel list showing employees who have been hired, retired, or resigned from the system in ...



Special Olympians give it their all  The Wilson Times

For Jamar Bell and his father Dion Bell, Thursday was a day to remember. Jamar, a fifth-grader at Jones Elementary School, was chosen to carry the torch onto ...



'We cannot be afraid to change': Students, officials share school safety needs  The Wilson Times

To Fike High senior Jocelyn Jones, school safety means having an overall feeling of mental and physical security. Jones spoke Monday at a school safety forum ...



Students spread goodwill: Chick-fil-A Leader Academy at Fike holds expo for elementary kids  The Wilson Times

Fike High School senior Jalen Atkinson was into the groove, and every move he made was matched by Alaura Warrick, a second-grader from Lucama ...



Fike to host annual blood drive March 15  The Wilson Times

Fike High School health science students will host the nation's largest one-day high school blood drive from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 15. “This year our ...



Wilson spared brunt of the storm  The Wilson Times

Hurricane Florence's deluge of eastern North Carolina was kinder to Wilson County than neighboring communities, but officials urge residents not to relax just ...



'We've got to live it up': Fike seniors party in the new school year  The Wilson Times

Seniors celebrated their return to school by blowing bubbles, streaming Silly String, popping balloons and calling from kazoos during the traditional first-day ...



Early college graduates look to the future  The Wilson Times

The top of Dashay Addriel Williams' cap made it clear she dreams of the future. Underneath a pair of movie tickets, a strip of film and a movie projector, the ...



A full house at Senior-Senior prom  The Wilson Times

Spring was in the air and in the steps of the attendees at the 2018 Senior-Senior Prom hosted by the Crisis Center of Wilson, the Wilson Family YMCA and Fike ...



2017-18 Thomas Law Attorneys Academic All-Area  The Wilson Times

MARY CATHERINE DAVIS. North Johnston High. Along with twin sister, Barrett, became the first female athlete at North Johnston to letter in 15 varsity sports.



Wilson County Schools hires 10 teachers; 24 resign  The Wilson Times

Each month, the Wilson County Board of Education releases its personnel list showing employees who have been hired, retired, or resigned from the system in ...



Why I Teach: 'I love teaching'  The Wilson Times

Kathryn Jackson, an English teacher and teacher of the year Fike High School, is featured in this week's Why I Teach. “I love teaching. I used to be an education ...



Elderly, vulnerable residents urged to evacuate  The Wilson Times

Police officers took a pre-emptive step Wednesday by going door-to-door to encourage Wilson's most vulnerable residents to evacuate ahead of the rain and ...



Williams did it all for Fike High  The Wilson Times

This is the fifth in a series of profiles on members of the 2017 induction class of the Fike High Athletic Hall of Fame that will be enshrined Oct. 21 in a ceremony at ...



3 principals resign, 4 teachers retire from Wilson County Schools  The Wilson Times

Each month, the Wilson County Board of Education releases its personnel list showing employees who have been hired, retired, or resigned from the system in ...



Bobbie Jones  The Wilson Times

Mrs. Bobbie Jones, of Wilson, departed this earthly life Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday, April 2, at the Fike High ...



Making connections, having fun: PAL camps unite police and youth  The Wilson Times

Fourteen-year-old Demonte Hoskins was ready to get down to business Monday morning. “All you got to do is train out here,” he said. “It's fun.” More than 100 ...



Donors turn out to support Fike blood drive  The Wilson Times

When Kristin Sawyer says thank you to blood donors, she means it. Sawyer, American Red Cross donor recruitment district manager for eastern North Carolina, ...



Mother, daughter share coming-out story at Barton College  Spring Hope Enterprise

Kathy Proctor is the first to admit that she didn't handle her daughter's “coming out” as well as she could have. “I wish that I had said, 'I know, sweetie, and that's ...



Fike student charged with bringing knife to school  The Wilson Times

A student was arrested after deputies say he brought a knife to Fike High School on Wednesday. Kevin Dominguez, 16, was arrested by the Wilson County ...



12 teachers join Wilson County Schools workforce  The Wilson Times

Each month, the Wilson County Board of Education releases its personnel list showing employees who have been hired, retired, or resigned from the system in ...



HOOPS PREVIEW: Regional Finals  Greenville Daily Reflector

Friday, March 8, 2019. Each bracket began with 32 teams, and while most have fallen, four local teams remain in contention to represent the east in the state ...



Wilson ready to sing In Harmony  The Wilson Times

Choral students in Wilson County are doing their vocal exercises in preparation for In Harmony 28. The 28th annual concert will bring together 340 high school ...



7 enlist in Marine Corps at Wilson recruiting substation  The Wilson Times

Seven residents of the greater Wilson area have recently enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps, announced Gunnery Sgt. Thomas D. Schultz, staff ...



Wilson, thank you for helping me belong  The Wilson Times

My name is Maxwell Bane, but you can call me Max. I am 15 years old and I am a freshman at Fike High School. I am a lot like most teenagers — some days I ...



Willingham shares vision for Wilson school board  The Wilson Times

During a Saturday meet-and-greet at the Wilson County Public Library, Board of Education District 7 candidate Wayne Willingham told attendees he doesn't ...



Wilson Idol seeks 2018 contestants  The Wilson Times

Singers, dancers, musicians and entertainers have about 2 ½ months to sign up for the sixth annual Wilson Idol community talent show. Aug. 17 is the ...



Thomas Law Attorneys 2016-17 Academic All-Area  The Wilson Times

A veritable two-sport star for the Lady Rams, was 2-A Eastern Carolina Conference player of the year in girls tennis and softball this year. … Played No. 1 singles ...



D.H. Conley, South Central will be allowed to continue season after fight  HighSchoolOT

D.H. Conley and South Central will be allowed to continue their seasons after a fight occurred after last Thursday's game between the two teams.



Schools gather, donate food, toys, clothes  The Wilson Times

Wilson County Schools students know that it is more important to give than it is to receive. All across the county, students and teachers have banded together to ...



'It just hurts me to my core that my baby isn't here anymore,' says mom of dead Wilson teen  WRAL.com

A grieving mother in Wilson is speaking out after the death this week of her only son, whose passing has prompted a death investigation by police.



DAR salutes high-school standouts  The Wilson Times

The Daughters of the American Revolution met Feb. 17 at the Wilson Country Club to honor the outstanding seniors of Wilson County with Junior ROTC, ...



Fike inducts National Honor Society members  The Wilson Times

On Nov. 14, 84 students were inducted into the Fike High School chapter of the National Honor Society. This was a record number. All 84 students had a ...



Our Opinion: Schools' policy stifles speech at board meetings  The Wilson Times

A parent and a retired teacher who wanted to express support for embattled Fike High School girls soccer coach Toni Varacchi were silenced at this week's ...



Fike students join music honor society  The Wilson Times

Fike High School students were inducted into the Tri-M Music Honor Society on March 7. Front row: Lauren May, president; David Piper, vice president; Chizoba ...



10 officers join Wilson Police Department  The Wilson Times

Ten new officers have joined the Wilson Police Department. A pinning ceremony was recently held with Wilson County District Court Judge Beth ...



Why I Teach: 'Knew it was my destiny'  The Wilson Times

Helen Williams teaches first grade at Vick Elementary School. Colleges attended: I attended Wilson Community College to earn two associate degrees, Mount ...



Cyclone Country Revisited  The Wilson Times

Step aboard the time machine as we travel back to 1967. The long, hot summer is drawing to a close and excitement is brewing as football season approaches ...



Big day at Fike blood drive  The Wilson Times

Donors showed up by the hundreds Thursday making it another big day for Fike High School's annual blood drive. “We've had great turnout,” said Kim Schmidt, ...



Angela Vanessia Leake  The Wilson Times

Missionary Angela Vanessia Leake of 3812 Central Heights Road passed from labor to reward Friday in Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. Born Aug. 30, 1957 ...



Wilson County names 7 Governor's School attendees  The Wilson Times

Seven Wilson County Schools students have been invited to attend the North Carolina Governor's School. They were recognized at Monday's meeting of the ...



FLORENCE: Shelters open for storm  Spectrum News

NORTH CAROLINA — As Florence lingers off the North Carolina coast, shelters across the state are opening for those evacuating. About 15,000 people are ...



Downed tree traps Wilson teen  The Wilson Times

GASTONIA — As a raging thunderstorm roared outside, Sydney Cox was one moment lying on the couch watching television. The next she was flat on her back, ...



Wilson County Schools announces personnel changes  The Wilson Times

Each month, the Wilson County Board of Education releases its personnel list showing employees who have been hired, retired or who have resigned from the ...



Cyclones' precious memories  The Wilson Times

Whatever paths their lives have traversed in the last half century, members of Fike High's football team in 1967 are forever bonded by an experience that had an ...



Saturday's food truck rodeo benefits children's charity  The Wilson Times

Wilson-area residents can sample food truck fare and support the Children's Hunger Elimination of Wilson during the Chew for CHEW food truck rodeo at the ...



Pianist wins competition  The Wilson Times

Pianist Chibuike Uwakwe, a student at Fike High School, competed in an Omega Psi Phi Talent Hunt competition in South Carolina among students from North ...



Wilsonian to lead reworked Salvation Army  The Wilson Times

A familiar face will lead the newly reorganized Salvation Army of Wilson; a leader who has lived and worked in the community her entire life. “Between my ...



Williford-Blackman  The Wilson Times

Morgan Blair Blackman and Griffin Hayes Williford, both of Wilson, were married June 9 in a 6 p.m. ceremony at the Williford Farm in Black Creek. The Rev.



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