Heart for Art fundraiser kicks off busy arts season

FRANKLINTON — Join the Franklin County Arts Council Thursday for a complimentary evening of casual fare catered by Mary Rose Joyner, music by the local Mister Felix and both silent and pick-a-prize auctions to benefit the arts in Franklin County. The benefit is being held at the...
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Business Briefs – Feb. 6, 2014

Jackson graduates with highest honors Eric Jackson, founder of Redeeming the Tune Piano Service in Rolesville, recently graduated with highest honors from the Randy Potter School of Piano Technology in Bozeman, Mont.  The school, which is the largest in the world, has graduates...

Roundabout saves — and costs

Engineer: Town needs to limit repairs on traffic circle. By David Leone WAKE FOREST — Roundabouts are nationally recognized for slowing traffic, while improving safety. But locally, one roundabout has another legend — as a major cash drain. The roundabout joining South Main...
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Snow days payback

School systems announce makeup days for recent snow. While missing school for snow is fun while the sledding lasts, there’s always the school makeup to pay for on the other side when the days are sunny and warm. Here are the makeup days (in calendar order) that have been posted...
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Raymonds celebrate 50 years

Robert and Shirley Raymond of Wake Forest will mark their 50th wedding anniversary Feb. 8, 2014. A family celebration will be held in April at the home of their daughter Tricia and husband, Lonni Mahoney, of Wake Forest. Other children are daughter Lorie and husband David...