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Our yard abounds with growth

Views and Reviews by Jean McCamy We don’t have a tidy yard. It’s a big, sprawling former pasture and filled with surprises, some from Mother Nature and some from my mother, even though she’s been gone for more than 20 years. Bob has an orderly vegetable garden behind a fence and...
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Meyer will be missed

To the Editor: With my son’s final year at Wake Forest-Rolesville Middle School behind us, I am writing to publicly thank Mike Meyer for all he did to enrich WFRMS. In addition to being an empathetic guidance counselor who helped guide my son to academic accomplishments, his...
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Forest is mislead

To the Editor: I take exception to Lt. Gov. Dan Forest’s letter to the editor in the June 27 edition of The Wake Weekly. The idea “ill-conceived” was the concept of issuing public critique with unfounded assertions. The “awarding drivers’ permits to...

July 4th and the ‘Revolutionary Summer’

by D.G. Martin In the early summer of 1776 in Philadelphia, where our founders were waxing eloquently about their newly declared independence from Great Britain, modern day Tea Partiers would have felt at home. There was a lot of talk there about freedom, small and limited...