Franklin Sheriff’s Office busts meth lab

LOUISBURG — The Franklin County Sheriff’s made three arrests yesterday in connection with the discovery of a meth lab at 115 Orchard Hills Road, Louisburg,  near Youngsville, after serving a search warrant. The home owner, Barry Wilson, was charged with manufacture of...

Police nab burglary suspects

WAKE FOREST — Police have arrested three local men believed to be responsible for a rash of residential break-ins in northern Wake Forest. Marvin Wyche, 17, 1634-B Burgundy Dr., Raleigh, has been charged with five counts of residential breaking and entering, five counts of...

Bear spotted near downtown Raleigh

RALEIGH — Residents and law enforcement reported seeing a bear in the Five Points area of Raleigh early this morning. The bear, which appeared to be on the move, was spotted just after midnight in the 2100 block of Carroll Drive. Residents are asked to be alert to the possibility...

Traffic alert for Sunday

WAKE FOREST — The town of Wake Forest issued an alert this afternoon that Sunday, June 8, from approximately 6-7 a.m., the traffic control devices in the vicinity of the Dr. Calvin Jones Highway (NC 98) and Capital Boulevard (US 1) intersection will not be operational. According...

Crawfish come to State Farmers Market Saturday

RALEIGH — The State Farmers Market will host its annual Crawfish Day, sponsored by the N.C. Crawfish Growers Association, Saturday June 7, from 10 a.m. until the crawfish run out. The event is one of the few times visitors can enjoy fresh N.C. crawfish at the market. Crawfish...