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Couple celebrates 50 years

Bobby and Andra Price, of Wake Forest, marked their 50th wedding anniversary in November with their family at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla. A celebration dinner hosted by son Brian and his wife, Julie, and daughter JoAnna and husband, Will, was held at the Il Mulino...

Learn about shiitake mushrooms

FRANKLIN COUNTY — A shiitake mushroom workshop is scheduled Feb. 28 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., at the Franklin County Farmers Market Shelter in the Shannon Village Shopping Center in Louisburg. Participants should bring two to four freshly cut oak or sweet gum logs cut from live...

SIREN4 cook-off meeting

FRANKLIN COUNTY — The United Way of Franklin County organizational meeting for the SIREN4 Police/Fire/Rescue cook-off contest is scheduled Thursday, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m. at the Bunn Fire Department. This year’s cook-off takes place Oct. 11. Any member of a fire/rescue or police...

YMCA offers Livestrong

WAKE FOREST — Kerr Family YMCA hosts Live-strong, a program providing cancer survivors the opportunity to fight the disease through health and fitness outside of a medical setting. Certified YMCA instructors help patients build muscle strength, increase flexibility and endurance...

School Briefs – Feb. 13, 2014

Send school information to schools@wakeweekly.com or by fax to 919-556-2233. Wake Forest Elementary •Keep up at wfepta.org. Neuse Christian Academy open house Interested families are invited to attend an open house at the school Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 8:30 or 11 a.m. Neuse Christian...