Police and Sheriff reports — week of June 27, 2013

Franklinton Police Reports Arrests •A burglary and vandalism were reported on Hawkins Street. The apartment was reportedly ransacked, ketchup put on the walls and broken glass on the floor. Brian Christopher Hawkins, 26, 15 Mill Street, is suspected to have been involved and was...

Therapist offers teen support program

Free girls group to meet this summer by David Leone WAKE FOREST — Therapist Lauren Bridges has the willingness and knowhow to help teens, girls particularly, to work through their troubles. Bridges, who lives in Wake Forest, is hosting a small teen support group Saturdays from...

Local author makes Bestseller List

by Carrie C. Causey YOUNGSVILLE — Making The New York Times Bestseller List feels sinfully sweet for author Marquita Valentine. The Youngsville resident recently had her book, Drive Me Crazy, included in a boxed set of six romance novels coined Sinfully Sweet, which reached No....