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SATURDAY, MARCH 16 • The Wake Forest Farmers Market will offer meat, baked goods, produce, pottery, jewelry, lotions and more from 8 a.m.-noon at 235 S. Taylor St., Wake Forest. There will also … more
RALEIGH — This March, take a deep dive into the world of toads, from the diminutive oak toad to the aptly named spadefoot toad, a uniquely adapted resident of the Southwest U.S. deserts. Visitors … more
WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest Police have issued an arrest warrant for a man who is said to have broken into a Wake Forest home last month. Timothy James Crowe is suspected of breaking and entering … more
WAKE FOREST ­— The Northern Community Food Security Team and several other Wake County organizations held the annual “Potato Drop” at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Wake Forest … more
“Better is a little with the fear or the Lord, than great treasure with trouble.” — Proverbs 15:16 (ESV) Sometimes less is good. That’s the case with this proverb. Materialism can get the … more
The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St., will host an Evening Caregiver Workshop entitled “Choose Your Attitude for the Dementia Journey” on Thursday. Presented by Pat Snyder, … more
RALEIGH — The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences’ Nature Art Gallery presents “Paintings Done Outside,” artwork by Emily Eve Weinstein. The show runs through March 31. All exhibited … more
FOUR OAKS — Carl Lamm, 92, a legendary figure in the world of radio in North Carolina, has announced his retirement and will be turning off his microphone for good at station WTSB AM 1090 and FM … more
WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Planning Board unanimously recommended approval of a master plan for a Wegmans grocery store in the southwest area of the future Forbes family planned unit development … more
LOUISBURG — A 32-year-old man was found dead in his cell in the Franklin Detention Center around 5:30 a.m. on March 7, according to a news release from the Franklin County Sheriff’s … more
WAKE FOREST — Heritage Middle School welcomed a local entrepreneur known for his charitable work into its classrooms earlier this month. Brian Hamilton, the founder of the Brian Hamilton … more
WILSON — News of an East Carolina University graduate student’s March 1 death in a Franklin County plane crash hit a group of former colleagues particularly hard. Allison Forsythe, her best … more
LOUISBURG — The Franklin County Republican Party will hold its annual convention beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 9 at the Hamilton Hobgood Courthouse Annex, 113 S. Main St. Precinct meetings … more
WAKE FOREST — “Some want to make superior sandwiches. Some want to make the world a better place. We want to do both.” That’s the Which Wich sandwich shop chain’s motto, and Wake Forest … more
United Methodist churches may sever ties with their denomination, and some congregations could face a membership exodus over the church governing body’s vote to reject same-sex marriage and refuse … more
RALEIGH — The Make-A-Wish Eastern North Carolina Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Chris Winter as the chapter’s new president and CEO. “I am extremely excited to have … more
WAKE FOREST — Town staffers are conducting an online survey to gather feedback from residents about the town’s bus service. Transit service began in Wake Forest in July 2008, giving residents … more
ZEBULON — Authorities are investigating threats against Zebulon Middle School discovered on social media Wednesday night, according to Zebulon police. The nature of the threats was not … more
WAKE FOREST — The town of Wake Forest is in the process of updating the Collection Assistance Program. The initiative provides backyard pickup of garbage and recycling for residents who are … more
WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is partnering with Premier World Discovery to host a public information meeting on Thursday March 7, to share … more
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