Greenway repairs may be done by Christmas

WAKE FOREST — Plans are underway to hire a contractor and repair the Richland Creek Greenway. The greenway, which begins at the Cottage at Olde Mill Stream, 901 Barnford Mill Road, has been closed for more than a year due to potential safety risks associated with severe stream...

Troika topic of writer’s night

WAKE FOREST — Writer’s Night in the Forest returns to the Renaissance Centre Thursday, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m. with Adam Pelzman, author of Troika. Troika tells the story of Perla, a beautiful Cuban-American woman who, after her father’s death, finds herself leading a secret life. She...

Rabies clinics announced

By law, all cats and dogs older than four months must be vaccinated to prevent rabies. One-year and three-year vaccines will be available for $5 at Foy Mart, 1329 Tant Road, Spring Hope, Saturday, 8:30-10 a.m. The Wake County Animal Center will also sponsor a rabies clinic in...

Braden S. Rock

Braden Stanton Rock, 15, of Wake Forest, passed away Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident on his way to school after leaving a church-sponsored youth scripture study group he attended daily. He was born in Bingham County, Idaho, and was a...

Joseph M. Edwards, 89

Joseph M. Edwards, 89, of Bunn, died Oct. 5, 2014, at home. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and received a Bronze Star. He was a farmer and store owner. Edwards was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Armstrong Edwards and son-in-law, Wallace. He is survived by...