Remember the fallen this weekend

WAKE FOREST — Veterans groups are sponsoring several community events this Memorial Day weekend to remember and honor the loss of American military men and women. For more information on any of the events, call Frank Anderson at 919-671-4216. •A Memorial Day Ceremony will be held...

Community gathers to remember

By Clellie Allen FRANKLINTON — More than 100 family, friends and residents came together on Church Street Saturday afternoon to remember David Lee Wilkins and also to encourage one another to protect the younger generation. Wilkins, who lived at 45 Happy Valley Trail, was found...

School Briefs – May 22, 2014

Send school information to schools@wakeweekly.com or by fax to 919-556-2233. Wakefield Elementary •The last PTA general meeting of the year is scheduled Tuesday. The volunteer of the year will be announced, along with the incoming 2014-15 board. Refreshments will be provide...

Wake Forest’s Smalley to compete with the pros

WAKEFIELD — This year’s Rex Hospital Open Junior Invitational produced two winners. Alex Smalley, from Wake Forest High School, finished 2-under-par 69 and Grant Houser, from Campbell University in Buies Creek, finished with an even par 71. Each won their respective division at...

Making good decisions

Wake Forest High School football player Bryce Love, pictured with Wake Forest DARE Officer Scott Graham, spoke at the DARE graduation at Heritage Elementary School, encouraging the students to stay away from drugs and to make good decisions.