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Girl Scouts earn silver awards

WAKE FOREST — Kayla Resco and Abigail Nacional, both of Wake Forest, and Leanne Epstein, of Raleigh, have been awarded the Girl Scout Silver Award by Girl Scouts — North Carolina Coastal Pines. The silver award is the second highest achievement in Girl Scouting. For her project,...

Few things can compare to thrill of winning top N.C. press awards

Roving The suspense waiting through the long ceremony was enormous as individual press awards were announced for numerous newspapers before the long-awaited, coveted general excellence winners were named last Thursday evening. Our Wake Weekly group of seven attending the 2014...

Child struck by car

WAKE FOREST — A 6-year-old child darted into traffic and was struck by a car Saturday. The child, Christian Garcia, of Wake Forest, was not seriously injured, according to Wake Forest police spokesman Bill Crabtree. The accident occurred at about 4:10 p.m. on Roosevelt Street at...

Calling all artists

WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Garden Club invites artists to show and sell their work at the annual Mad Hatters’ Art & Garden Market. The Market is Saturday, May 10 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the grounds of the Wake Forest Historical Museum. Activities on the museum grounds,...

Wake Forest police reports MArch 6, 2014

For week of Feb. 24-March 2 Arrests •Akeen Schmal Plummer, 33, 3208 Constock Road, Raleigh, was arrested at 10201 Capital Blvd. and charged with driving while impaired (DWI)-level 1. He was taken to the Wake County jail. Officer B.M. Love, March 2, 11:43 p.m. •Joel Russell Akins,...