Face health-care battle with facts

To the editor: Rep. Chris Malone’s letter to the editor last week concerning “Obamacare” reminded me of the debate surrounding Medicare fifty years ago when I was a college student. Opponents deemed it a “Soviet-style model of healthcare,” “socialized medicine” and warned the...

Not looking for cure to soccer addiction

By Jean McCamy When you don’t have cable TV, being able to tune in to a soccer game is like getting an unexpected present in the mail. I do enjoy the game and, while I prefer watching it with someone I love on the pitch, I get pretty wrapped up in the action no matter who is...
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Barnes, Farmer to be married

Anne Marie Barnes and Randy Paul Farmer are pleased to announce their engagement to be married. Ms. Barnes is the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Clarence S. Barnes, Jr. of Wake Forest. Mr. Farmer is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Cullifer of Wendell and the late Mr....

Alice Wall Mullins celebrates 90th birthday

NEW YORK — Cynthia Simmons honored her mother, Alice Wall Mullins recently with a 90th birthday party. The birthday celebration was held at the Adam C. Powell State Office building in New York City. Mullins is a Wake Forest native and graduate of Dubois High School, class of...

Business Briefs — Oct. 3, 2013

Sponsorships available for scholarship tourney The Austin Flowers Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament is Oct. 28, at Heritage Golf Club. This tournament remembers and honors Wake Forest High school’s students killed in an automoble crash by awarding two $2,500 scholarships to a...