Meet the cast of Helium  

By David Leone I met with the cast members for Forest Moon Theater Company’s newest play, Helium, which opens this weekend at the Renaissance Centre in downtown Wake Forest. Though the interviews were arranged, somebody forgot to tell the cast about it, so it caught them off...

Town sued over rezoning

McCoy family upset over loss of habitat. By David Leone WAKE FOREST — A resident who objected to a new development just beyond his property line has taken his objections to court. Frank McCoy and his wife, Olga Ferrante-McCoy, residents of 7225 Winding Way outside town limits in...

Residents split on water utility sale

By Todd Allen FRANKLINTON — Currently paying the highest water rates in the state, about 100 Franklinton residents attended the town board meeting Tuesday night to voice their opinions on the town potentially selling the municipal water and sewer utility to the county. Last...

Town wins $500k lawsuit

Commissioners agree to settlement that would pay for leaks built into town hall. By David Leone WAKE FOREST — In 2010, a celebration with dancers, music and a dignitary-studded ribbon-cutting was held for the completion of the new four-story, domed, brick and glass town hall. But...

Vision unleashed: Heritage Game Art and Design

By Carol Taber WAKE FOREST — Visionary, that is the perfect word to describe Heritage High School’s Game Art and Design (GAAD) Academy. The brain child of Leonard Bullock, under the direction of Assistant Principle Phelan Perry, the academy’s mission is to provide students with...