Wake County Conservation Reserve Program signups in progress

RALEIGH — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is conducting a four-week Conservation Reserve Program general sign-up through June 14. The Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) is a land conservation program administered by the Farm Service Agency (FSA). In exchange for a...

Arts, humanities programs come to Wake libraries

WAKE COUNTY — The Wake County Public Libraries host the following arts and humanities activities during June: Groovin’ in the 60s Wake County Public Libraries will host local musicians Bruce Emory and Roland Hill for a musical flashback to the 1960s. Illustrative hits from the...

Police and Sheriff reports — week of May 30, 2013

Wake Forest Police Arrests •Iesha Evette McKnight, 22, 324 S. Franklin St., was charged with damage to personal property. She was arrested by Officer T. Gurley on Shanonford Court and taken to the Wake County jail. May 22, 8:15 p.m. •Ivan Scott Loveland, 53, 725 Red Horse Way,...
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Native son welcomed home

ROLESVILLE — Residents turned bout in droves to welcome home Army Specialist Brad Scarboro from and 11-month tour in Afghanistan Saturday, May 18. Brad was escorted into town by local Patriot Guard Riders while folks waved flags and held up signs of their appreciation.
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Popular softball, football coach arrested

by Clellie Allen WAKEFIELD — Wakefield High School teacher and coach Jamie Lloyd Ayers was taken into custody Monday night after a female student at the same school brought allegations of a sex crime to Raleigh police officers. Ayers, 42, of 321 Yellow Poplar Ave., Wake Forest,...