Bumper crop of kindergarteners coming

CARY — The Wake County Public School System is expecting more than 12,200 kindergartners for the 2013-14 school year — the largest projected kindergarten enrollment in WCPSS history.  Preparing students for this transition is essential and county officials say that reading is the...
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Wake Forest High School starts a new PTSA Charter

WAKE FOREST — The addition of Rolesville High School this school year has set the stage for Wake Forest High School to make a few exciting changes as well, according to Angie Levy, the school’s Parent-Teacher-Student Association (PTSA) president. Wake Forest High School has...

Franklin School Board fills empty seat

Business leader chosen to be advocate for Franklin County Schools by Jay Lamm LOUISBURG — The Franklin County Board of Education has appointed a champion. Rosemary Champion, a bank executive with Carter Bank and Trust in Louisburg, was appointed to fill the District 7 at-large...
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Youngsville Woman’s Club sponsors author signing at library

by Jonathan McNamara YOUNGSVILLE — The Youngsville Woman’s Club will sponsor a book signing at the Youngsville Public Library. Local award winning author and member of the Youngsville Woman’s Club Nancy LaPonzina will sign copies of her new book A Path Through the Garden....
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Hunting safety encouraged

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s Home From The Hunt safety campaign is reminding hunters to be as cautious with tree stands prior to deer season as they should while hunting. Travis Casper, state hunter education coordinator, recommends using a lineman-style...