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Franklin Academy volleyball team loses to Voyager Academy

by Becky Kimbrell Norris WAKE FOREST — The Franklin Academy volleyball team played better as the match went along, but the offense of visiting Voyager Academy was took much as the Vikings defeated the Patriots, 3-0, in Tuesday’s North Central Athletic Conference match. A very...

Franklin County youth celebrate National 4-H week

LOUISBURG — More than 6 million young people across the country will celebrate National 4-H Week, which takes place annually during the first full week of October. Franklin County 4-H will be celebrating National 4-H Week by wearing clovers and green and white to school, work and...

School briefs — week of Oct. 3, 2013

Send school information to schools@wakeweekly.com or by fax to 919-556-2233. Get advance gate tickets to the N.C. State Fair (Oct. 17-27) and help public schools raise money. For every adult advance ticket sold ($7.00), two dollars will be returned to individual schools. For...

Wake Electric rewards student achievement

WAKE FOREST — Wake Electric recently awarded 40 $25 Visa gift cards to area students who received at least one “A” (or its equivalent) on their report cards through the co-op’s “Give Us an A” program. This program encourages academic achievement and Wake Electric encourages the...