Boys & Girls Club rocks it out Saturday

WAKE FOREST — It’s time to celebrate another year of serving local youth, which means it’s time for the Wake Forest Boys & Girls Club Rocktoberfest. With live performances, fun activity booths, food, prizes and more, the Boys & Girls Club invites the entire community to...
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Chief under fire for station location

Jenkins Road residents feel left out of the process for firehouse site. By David Leone WAKE FOREST — Ron Early has made a career out of running into burning buildings without compunction. But the Wake Forest Fire Chief was visibly feeling the heat Sept. 26 during a meeting with...
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Body found in Wakefield

WAKEFIELD — A report of a body found behind the Wakefield Crossing shopping center startled shop owners Wednesday. But no one was ever put in harm’s way because the man is believed to have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to Raleigh Police spokesman Jim...
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Richland Creek Riders give back to community

WAKE FOREST — The Richland Creek Riders held a free cookout after a special church service Sunday, Sept. 29. The outreach program began five years ago and has grown into a large movement that attends biker event throughout th ecountry, including Daytona, Fla. This year, they...
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Deputies arrest two for pot garden — On Patrol, Oct. 3, 2013

Suspects say plants are medicinal. By Jonathan McNamara SPRING HOPE — Franklin County Sheriff’s deputies were searching for a dog that reportedly killed a goat when they  stumbled upon two marijuana gardens. According to a sheriff’s report, Jorge Alejandro Colorado-Rodriguez, 70...