Kudos — week of Aug. 15

Congrats, grads! •The following students were pinned at Vance-Granville Community College’s practical nursing graduation ceremony Thursday Aug. 1: Ashley Kayla Green of Creedmoor; Nicole Perry and Yevette Rothgery, both of Franklinton; Lona Marie Crouse, Loftin Olivia Foster,...

Dancers invited to Orange Bowl

WAKE FOREST — Local dance studio, The Dance Attic, will get a little more than 15 seconds of fame when a select group of dancers perform in the half-time show of the Orange Bowl at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla., Jan. 3, 2014. The Dance Attic’s Company Team has been...

Black robes huddling in the shadows

by Scott Moonyham When any part of a scandal involving a public entity or well-known person becomes public, the details usually come out as well. Try as they might, by hiring lawyers or hiding behind secretive processes, those involved generally have trouble covering up the...

Business Briefs — week of Aug. 15

Please send business news to biznews@wakeweekly.com. Davenport named ECU trustee Roger L. “Vern” Davenport of Wake Forest was sworn in as a member of the East Carolina University Board of Trustees at a July 18 meeting held at the East Carolina Heart Institute at ECU. Davenport...

School Briefs — week of Aug. 15

To include information in the School Briefs, e-mail schools@wakeweekly.com or fax news to 919-556-2233. -Elementary school news- Wake Forest Elementary: •Parents are invited to join the PTA at wfepta.org/join-pta. Wakefield Elementary: •Regular updates are available at...