Police need help

WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying the subjects shown in these surveillance camera images. The individuals are wanted for questioning in connection with the theft of several backpacks from Walmart, 2114 S. Main St.,...

If faced with sink or swim decision, don’t be afraid to swim

Roving As a continuation from last week’s column about making major decisions, I worked in accounting at the Pennsylvania Railroad for five years in Philadelphia, and my art schooling was only one evening a week — hardly enough to become an artist. Then came an offer from my big...

CHERUBS close market

Members and supporters of Wake Forest-based CHERUBS rang the closing bell on the New York Stock Exchange Friday to help raise awareness for the charity. Founded in 1995, the Association of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Research, Awareness and Support is the largest nonprofit...

Novant top fundraiser

LOUISBURG — Novant Health was announced as the top fundraising business team for Relay for Life of Franklin County at the wrap-up event Aug. 26. The Novant Health team raised more than $5,400 to donate to Relay for Life. Fundraising events included jeans days, chili cook-off,...

Business Briefs – Sept. 4, 2014

Cotton Company looking for talent The Cotton Company, 306 S. Main St., is taking applications for artists and musicians for next year’s Art After Hours. Art After Hours occurs every second Friday of the month and allows artists and musicians to display their gifts, network with...