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One injured after Harnett County police chase

Harnett County police chaseOne person was airlifted to a hospital Tuesday night after leading authorities on a vehicle pursuit and crashing near Lillington.

Vehicle accident closes I-95 South in Harnett County

Traffic accidentInterstate 95 Southbound was closed near exit 73 Tuesday night due to a vehicle accident.

Wake train derailment delays Amtrak service

AmtrakAmtrak service was delayed Tuesday night after a number of Norfolk Southern cars derailed near the Wake-Durham County line.

Teachers skeptical of state budget deal

Teacher payLegislative leaders touted Tuesday's budget deal as "historic" while the state's largest teacher organization described it as a plan that "disrespects" teachers and public school employees.

One person killed in shooting near Lillington

Shooting Night One person was shot and killed Tuesday night at a home near Lillington at 281 Cedar Grove School Road.

Local news courtesy of WRAL.

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Events

Downtown Wilson Farmers Market

Date: 7/30/2014
Time: 8am-1pm
Calendar: Community Calendar
Location: 207 W. Green Street grass lot

The popular Downtown Wilson Farmers Market is held Wednesdays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., April-September, at 207 W. Green St., which is behind the City of Wilson's Customer Service Center on Nash Street. The market includes vendors selling locally grown or produced fruits and vegetables, plants, foods and other items. There is also a farmers market at the Wilson County Fairgrounds on Saturday mornings, 7:30 a.m.-noon, from April through August.

1st Fridays on the Lawn

Date: 8/1/2014 - 8/1/2014
Time: 6pm-9pm
Calendar: Community Calendar
Location: Wilson County Public Library Lawn, 249 W. Nash

1st Fridays on the Lawn  - 2014 Community Concert Series

Country music night & National Night Out Celebration

Join your neighbors on the library lawn for a free concert, children's activities and more. Local food vendors will have your favorite summer meals on sale. Community Organizations will have interactive booth and door prizes. Sponsored by the Human Relations Office & Commission.

This concert features Darrell Harwood. Learn more about his music here: http://www.darrellharwood.com/

National Night Out is a community partnership celebration with the Wilson Police Department, neighborhoods, citizens and other community safety organizations. Many WPD departments will have special displays on the lawn.

To learn more: www.wilsonnc.org/departments/humanrelations/1stfridaysonthelawn/

Next concert dates: Sept. 5 and Oct. 3

Planning and Design Review Board-CANCELLED

Date: 8/5/2014 - 8/5/2014
Time: 7pm
Calendar: Government Calendar
Location: Council Chambers

Downtown Wilson Farmers Market

Date: 8/6/2014
Time: 8am-1pm
Calendar: Community Calendar
Location: 207 W. Green Street grass lot

The popular Downtown Wilson Farmers Market is held Wednesdays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., April-September, at 207 W. Green St., which is behind the City of Wilson's Customer Service Center on Nash Street. The market includes vendors selling locally grown or produced fruits and vegetables, plants, foods and other items. There is also a farmers market at the Wilson County Fairgrounds on Saturday mornings, 7:30 a.m.-noon, from April through August.

Historic Preservation Commission

Date: 8/6/2014 - 8/6/2014
Time: 5:30pm
Calendar: Government Calendar
Location: Council Chambers

Local events courtesy of City of Wilson.