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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 — 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
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
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
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
“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
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
Ideas about the school lunchroom of the past have been mentioned previously in this column, yet details were few and basic. Here is the expanded account of that vital element of elementary … more
Booty Boy, who lived in one of the tenant houses on the farm, showed me a beautiful gold ring he had on his finger one day. I asked him where he got it. He said he had traded Mr. Evans several fresh … more
Award-winning journalist Logan Martinez was named editor of The Wake Weekly and the Butner-Creedmoor News this week, President and Publisher Keven Zepezauer announced. Martinez, 27, will oversee … more
WAKE FOREST — A new town of Wake Forest policy now requires residential and commercial developers and installers in the town’s right-of-way to submit a right-of-way encroachment application … 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
RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded the second of three contracts for the Complete 540 project in southeastern Wake County. Complete 540, which is also known as the … 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
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