On Patrol: Man looks for free workstation

By Clellie Allen Suspicious activity was reported at the Clawson and Yocum Agency (Allstate), 133 E. Main St., Youngsville, when Robert Michael Bradley, 49, 4952 Gable Ridge Lane, Holly Springs, made odd requests to employees. Karen Clawson reported to police May 20 that Bradley...

Bomb threat at Wake Forest High not deemed credible

WAKE FOREST — A bomb threat at Wake Forest High School warranted an investigation by police, but was ultimately determined to not be credible, say police. Thursday, May 22, just one day after a bomb threat at Raleigh’s Broughton High School closed the school early and required...

Why are so many reluctant to fly American flags on holidays?

Roving Although I’m a week late, I think it’s important to clear up some confusion between two nationwide observances. We just observed Memorial Day. Did you know Memorial Day, always observed on the last Monday of May, is for remembering the men and women who died while serving...

Historical Museum to host WWII exhibit

WAKE FOREST — During World War II, the U.S. Defense Department moved its Army Finance school to town; soldiers camped out in barracks on campus and local girls served in the mess hall while boys went off to fight. To commemorate and explore the history of World War II and its...

Mitchell Mill Road rezoning hearing Tuesday

RALEIGH — The Raleigh City Council will hold a public hearing June 3 to discuss a rezoning request regarding 4107 Mitchell Mill Road, located on the north side of Mitchell Mill Road, just east of the intersection with Forestville Road. The request is to rezone the property from...