Church hosts food pantry, meal

ROLESVILLE — New Bethel Baptist Church, 605 E. Young Street, hosts a food pantry every third Saturday at 10 a.m. Free produce and other food items are given to those in need. The next pantry will be April 19. Also on April 19, the church will serve a free, hot meal at 11:35 a.m....

Teacher pay front and center at Wake School Board meeting

By Juliet McDonald CARY — A Wake Forest Middle School teacher struck a visible nerve with Wake school board members when he told them he would be leaving the board meeting early to head to his after school job — as a custodian in a Wake Forest health club. Joshua Gallagher...
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The new Ace in Rolesville

Rolesville’s Ace Hardware celebrates its grand opening Saturday. Shoppers are invited to enjoy free Nathan’s hot dogs and cooking demonstrations by Weber Grills starting at 10 a.m. A cornhole tournament is scheduled at noon, along with chainsaw carvings featuring Stihl power...
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King named president of county clerks

FRANKLIN COUNTY — Kristen G. King, Franklin County clerk, was installed March 29 as president of the North Carolina Association of County Clerks (NCACC) at the association’s annual conference in Blowing Rock. King has served the association as a member of its board of directors,...

Stress Less 5K Saturday

WAKE FOREST — Runners are invited to take part in the Stress Less 5K starting Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Wake Forest Historical Museum, 450 N. Main St. As part of her senior project at Franklin Academy, Aly Chura has organized the run to support her thesis on the benefits of...
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Enter the dragon

Siblings love the dragon ride at the carnival for the Kids set up at the Wake Forest Home Depot parking lot. The fun continues through the weekend.

Hear Rachmaninoff at seminary April 25

WAKE FOREST — North Carolina Master Chorale Music Director Alfred Sturgis will conduct the 170-voice symphonic chorus in two performances of Sergei Rachmaninoff’s a cappella masterwork performed in Russian, Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom. The performances are April 25 at 8 p.m....

Classics returning to town

WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Charity Car Show returns to South White Street June 14. The show is presented by the Wake Forest Downtown Inc., for the benefit of Wounded Warriors, Miracle League, Hospice of Wake County and local charities. Sponsored by Chris Leith Dodge/Kia, the...
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Breaking bread together

Wake Forest  area clergy, chaplains, and a missionary prayer group gathered for a prayer and luncheon at Brigs Restaurant April 3.