More than beginner’s luck

In their first year of play together, the Franklinton Middle School Red Rams football team went undefeated during the regular season. They took second in their conference tournament, Nov. 6.

N.C. mountains beckon us for more photos, but farther south

Roving There’s no doubt about it, Mavis and I love the N.C. mountains. Just after spending a week in the higher country mountains of the Boone to West Jefferson area, we returned two weeks later to visit the Black Mountain area as the calling for more photos of the fall coloring...

Rolesville expands reach

Commissioners approve annexation of Rolesville Road property by Clellie Allen ROLESVILLE — The town of Rolesville grew by nearly 73 acres Tuesday night with an eye toward more population growth. Commissioners voted to approve a voluntary satellite, or non-contiguous, annexation...

Wake Forest imagines big

Renaissance center opening celebrates with music, theater, food. by David Leone WAKE FOREST — Three months after it went dark, the former Tuxedo Junction dance venue came back alive last weekend as the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre. The town-owned center’s Celebration of the...

Something to swear about

Jim Thompson takes oath of office. by David Leone WAKE FOREST — The second last thing Commissioner Frank Drake did before leaving the town board Tuesday was call to attention an errant “p” in a resolution to honor retiring regional planning organization worker Edison Johnson. “I...