Turning up the heat on Wos

by Scott Mooneyham In Congress, the drama of a committee hearing where lawmakers get into confrontational question-and-answer sessions with those testifying before them are not so unusual. In the North Carolina General Assembly, that kind of contentiousness is rare. Any...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Retired executives help new biz

To the editor:   National Volunteer Week is April 6-12. This year marks its 40th anniversary, demonstrating the enduring importance of recognizing the country’s volunteers for their vital contributions. This year’s theme is Celebrate Service. One volunteer group that...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Museum a town gem

To the editor:   “Preserve And Share Wake Forest’s Heritage” is the vision statement you will find on the Wake Forest Historical Museum’s informational brochures, pens, pencils and key chains. The society truly lives its vision and mission. Our town has many gems, and the...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Royal Knights bring home tournament win

LOUISBURG — Three teams from the Franklin County-based Royal Knights Basketball Club competed in the Bull City Invasion tournament hosted by Unique Skills Sports, with the 8th Grade team winning their invasion with a 3-0 sweep. Both the 4th grade and 6th grade teams finished in...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Gerber’s goals lifts Huskies

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent WAKE FOREST — In what was a fast and physical battle between two local high school soccer teams, it was Heritage that came away with a 2-1 non-conference victory over visiting Franklin Academy last Thursday. With the match tied 1-1 halfway...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014