School bond supporters need to do homework

To the editor: The school bond issue is not a partisan issue, nor is it about the $12 per month tax increase. The issue is good, honest governance and fiscal accountability. It is about the kids, and the schools’ basic mission of giving them a sound education. In 2003, about 89...
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Wolverines work overtime for a soccer win

by Becky Kimbrell Norris RALEIGH — Wakefield High’s boys soccer team is proving that resiliency is a trait that they have in spades after a 3-1 double overtime win against Leesville Road, Monday. After losing their last three games, this victory helped the Wolverines improve to...

School Briefs — week of Sept. 26, 2013

Send school information to schools@wakeweekly.com or by fax to 919-556-2233. Tomorrow, Friday is the first early release day for Wake County traditional calendar schools. -Elementary School- Forest Pines Elementary •PTA’s Boosterthon runs through Oct. 2. •Family Spirit Night is...

Homeschooling seminar Oct. 18

WAKE FOREST — Lighthouse Christian Homeschool Association is holding a free workshop featuring Ray and Charlene Notgrass, homeschool parents, curriculum authors, and owners of the Notgrass Company. The Workshop is titled “Homeschool Without Fear: Encouragement for the Journey,”...
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Wake Forest teen to compete in national pageant

WAKE FOREST — Ashley Daniels, 15, has been selected to represent North Carolina at the 2013 Miss American Junior Teen Pageant. Daniels is a lifelong resident of Wake Forest. She is currently and honor roll student at Rolesville High School. she is a member of the Wake Forest...