Tennis tournament to be held Oct. 18-20

WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Area Tennis Association is hosting a tennis tournament for adults, ages 18 and older, Oct. 18-20 at Flaherty Park on North White Street. Participants may use their USTA (United States Tennis Association) rating or self-rate themselves for division...
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Two years in a day

Artist’s “magnificent” painting presented during art After Hours Friday. By David Leone WAKE FOREST — A painting that studio owner Mary Benejam describes as a “must see” will be presented, along with its artist, at Benejam’s Gilded Palette Gallery Friday for Art After Hours. The...
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Frances Wilson McGhee Cherry, 70

Frances Wilson McGhee Cherry, 70, died on Oct. 6, 2013 at home in Greenville. A memorial service will be held Thursday, Oct. 10, 10:30 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Franklinton, 3 p.m. Born in Henderson, Dec. 3, 1942, Fran was the...

Linwood “Gene Boy” Chavis Jr., 40

Linwood “Gene Boy” Chavis Jr., 40, died Oct. 3, 2013. He is survived by his wife, Belinda Chavis of Louisburg; two daughters, Uneshia Chavis and Destiny Chavis of the home; two sons, Vandarious Chavis and Kevin Williams of the home; his mother Linwood Rebecca Chavis of Henderson;...