Franklin Parks and Recreation advisory board meets Tuesday

LOUISBURG — The Franklin County Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will have its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday, Oct. 8, 7 p.m. at the Parks and Recreation office on 62 West River Road in Louisburg. This meeting is open to the public.

Neighborhood aims to beat hunger

Can Wake Forest keep food pantry shelves stocked — for good? “It could be a Wake Forest project.” —Gwen Moore, Deacon’s Ridge HOA By David Leone WAKE FOREST — Looks like a homeowners’ organization has finally come along that everybody’s going to love. Tired of hearing about...
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Huskies dominate

Heritage overpowers Leesville Road for first win by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKE FOREST — The turnovers aside, this was the kind of performance the Heritage High School football needed. The Huskies overcame a slow start in the first quarter before defeating their top-ranked...

Franklin County Arts Council festival Saturday

LOUISBURG — Nash Street will be closed from Main Street to Cedar Saturday as the Franklin County Arts Council hosts Chalk Art in the Street, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., featuring Trompe L’Oeil artist Kathryn Lane Hicks. Hicks will create a 3-D piece of art during the festival while other...