Graduates charged to speak the truth

by David Leone WAKE FOREST — Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and the College at Southeastern graduated 234 at commencement exercises Friday. During the graduation of nearly 65 students from the The College at Southeastern, seminary President Daniel Akin challenged the...

Shooting on Louisburg’s Schloss Street — On Patrol, week of May 23, 2013

LOUISBURG — A 17-year-old Warrenton man has been arrested for felony attempted first-degree murder after he allegedly shot someone in the stomach. According to a report filed by Deputy K. Perry, Dennis Jordan Collier, 1018 Limer Town Road, Warrenton, was at a home on Schloss Road...

Louisburg approves 3-percent solid waste collection fee increase

by Jay Lamm LOUISBURG — Residents will have a 3-percent increase in solid waste collection rates, effective July 31. The increase amounts to 70 cents per household per month, Town Administrator Mark Warren told the town council Monday night. The council accepted the increase as...

Budding talent

by David Leone WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest’s Sunflower Studio art students painted flowers on the sidewalk in front of the Jones Street gallery last week. Some painted over previous incarnations that had since worn off; others added their own floral touches.

Former Wake Weekly writer, editor guilty of child porn charges

GREENSBORO — Former sports writer and editor for The Wake Weekly, Eric Blaine Lusk, has pleaded guilty to one count of possession of child pornography and one count of production of obscenity, according to Ripley Rand, U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of North Carolina. Lusk...