Writer warns against healthcare stand

To the editor:   Several conservatives who are angry with health insurance companies over the new healthcare law are supporting legislation to stop the bailout of the industry. Representative Mike Coffman, R-Colo., and Senator Marco Rubio, R-Fla., are two Washington leaders...

Wake Forest police reports – Feb. 6, 2014

Arrests •Shane Nicholas Buck, 32, 1109 Heritage Hills Way, was arrested at 960 Gateway Commons Circle and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. He was cited and released. Officer J.M. Hale, Feb. 2, 3:56 a.m. •Veronica Jimenez Plummer-Jimenez, 33, 3708 Amberwine Lane, was...

Franklin County sheriff’s reports – Feb. 6, 2014

Arrests •Crystal Dawn Boyd, 29, 251 Weldon Road, Louisburg, was arrested at home and charged with possessing or concealing non-tax paid liquor and resist, delay and obstruction. She was taken to the Franklin County jail and held on a $1,000 bond. Deputy C. Saunders, Jan. 30, 2:50...

Wake crime – Feb. 6, 2014

Reported Jan. 18-29. All arrests made by law enforcement personnel in Wake County. Falls •Keiondre Paul Anthony Nelms, 16, 2407 Gaheris Court, Raleigh, in Falls, was arrested by Raleigh Police Officer D.B. Moreland at the Wake County jail annex and charged with felony breaking...

Franklinton police reports – Feb. 6, 2014

Arrests •Brent Bruce Dockum, 32, 1009 Lawrence Road, was arrested at Snackers, Franklinton, and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia,  possession of controlled substance, resisting arrest and criminal damage to property. Seized during a search were two hypodermic...