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Rawlins completes basic training

WAKE FOREST — Air Force Airman 1st Class Russell E. Rawlins graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force...

Mestas graduates from infantry training

WAKE FOREST — Army Pvt. Jonathan F. Mestas has completed Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga.  The training consists of Basic Infantry Training and Advanced Individual Training. During the nine weeks of basic combat training, the soldier received...
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Mardi Gras returns downtown

WAKE FOREST — For the second year, the town of Wake Forest is hosting a Mardi Gras street festival, and this year they are combining it with a Renaissance Ball to be held in the newly opened Wake Forest Renaissance Centre. The March 1 events will begin with face painting at 11...

Lend a voice to the Community Chorus

WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Singers Community Chorus, in its 21st season, is holding rehearsals through April 3 for its spring concert. Rehearsals are scheduled at 7 p.m. Thursdays at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 830 Durham Road, and are open to all interested singers until...
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Lions laud contest winners

PILOT — Lions clubs around the world sponsor a yearly poster contest in which young people are invited to express their visions of peace through art. Open to students worldwide ages 11 to 13, the theme of the 2014-15 contest was Peace, Love and Understanding. The Pilot Lions...