Cub scouts recognized

By David Allen ROLESVILLE — Five scouts from Cub Scout Pack 141 won NOVA awards in science and math recently. The NOVA awards reward scouts for learning STEM–related fields – science, technology, engineering and mathematics – and experiencing them through interesting activities....

Writer’s night out

About 45 attendees were treated to a rare author interview and discussion July 17 at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre in the first Writer’s Night in the Forest, a new monthly series. A Pledge of Silence author Flora J. Solomon, left, talked about her favorite characters and...

This Week In History – July 24, 2014

In a recurring feature, The Wake Weekly looks back at what happened this week throughout the years. 1944 •Numerous thefts have occurred on the Wake Forest College campus in the past few weeks, prompting a chapel discussion by the student council. Considerable sums of money and...

House Fire

From Staff Reports YOUNGSVILLE — Firefighters from Youngsville, Franklinton, Wake Forest and Bunn responded to an early afternoon house fire at 1425 Moores Pond Road, July 18. The occupants of the home were able to evacuate before first responders arrived, alerted to the fire by...

Riverside HS gathers after 50 years

LOUISBURG — Approximately 50 members of the Riverside High School class of 1964 celebrated their 50th reunion June 7 at the school on West River Road in Louisburg. The reunion included a tour of the building that housed the school in 1964, live entertainment and a meal. Former...