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Huskies season ends in playoff loss

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent FAYETTEVILLE — Heritage High School’s boys basketball team saw their best season ever come to an end Monday night, but not before they gave Fayetteville’s E.E. Smith High all they could handle and more in the opening round of the NCHSAA 4A...
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Neuse middle repeats perfect season

RALEIGH — After finishing last year 18-0, the Neuse Christian Academy middle school girls continued their winning record with a 14-0 season. The Lady Lions finished Feb. 8 by defeating Crossroads Academy to win the conference title for the second consecutive year. The team was...
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Wakefield struggles with shooting in loss

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent DURHAM — The Franklin Academy girls basketball team capped its 23-3 season by winning the North Central Athletic Conference tournament Friday. The Patriots beat River Mill 46-43 in the final game after a 61-24 victory against Kestrel Heights...

At the library Feb. 20, 2014

There’s lots going on at area libraries. In addition to events at the Wake Forest library (400 E. Holding Ave., 919-554-8498), other events are planned at East Regional Library (946 Steeple Square Court, Knightdale, 919-217-5300) and North Regional Library (7009 Harps Mill Road,...

Better plan needed for teacher pay

To the editor:   To improve public schools and give our children the best chance to succeed, we must have a high-quality teacher in every classroom. This means that we must fix our uncompetitive and embarrassingly low teacher salaries across the board. Increasing teacher pay...