Elections are Tuesday — Get out and vote!

Off-year elections, even when they revolve around issues in our own backyards, are rarely well—attended. Yet it is these very contests which will determine who decides where parks will go, what developments will be approved, if streets will get paved and the like. It’s nothing...
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Town elections Tuesday

Change guaranteed in at least two races. By David Leone and Jonathan McNamara After October’s school board  election and bond issue vote, some people have asked, “Why are there still campaign signs out on the roadways?” The answer is there’s one more election to go, for town...

Woman dies in wrong-way wreck

20-year-old FHS grad was studying cosmetology. By David Leone RALEIGH — A Franklinton woman was killed in a wrong-way wreck on I-440 Sunday around 4 a.m. Elizabeth Camille Bullock, 20, 274 Winding Acres Way, died after her 1997 Mazda was struck almost head-on by a 2001 Chevy...
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Y you should care

Mom: Kids impacted by tutorial, summer camp programs. “We just need more funding in order to support more kids.” —Anthony Hardison, Camp High Hopes By David Leone WAKE FOREST — The YMCA’s annual fundraising campaign for disadvantaged youth is called We Build People. It’s far, far...
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Cleanup requested

East End residents levy complaints about trash, services during community meeting. By David Leone WAKE FOREST — Are events at the Alston-Massenburg Center too unruly? That question arose during a meeting between town and East End residents Oct. 23 at the center as part of a Human...