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Heritage scores four to down Wake Forest

By Marty Simpkins Staff Writer WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest couldn’t upset two teams in a row when they lost at Heritage, 4-2 Sept. 17. Coming off the big win against Wakefield the Monday night prior, the Cougars couldn’t keep the momentum going against the Huskies, who improved to...

Lady Red Rams smash the competition

By David Allen Staff Writer FRANKLINTON — The Franklinton High School volleyball team is 9-3 and 5-3 in conference after a shutout win against  Southern Vance Tuesday. “I’m happy with the way things are going,” head coach Crystal Barnes said. “This is a great group of girls and...

Busy October at Museum of History

RALEIGH — October brings live bluegrass to the N.C. Museum of History, 5 Edenton St., in Raleigh. Don’t miss a reunion of the New Deal String Band, and bring your instrument for the PineCone Bluegrass Jam. While at the museum, be sure to see the exhibit Carolina Bluegrass:...

Busy October at Museum of History

RALEIGH — October brings live bluegrass to the N.C. Museum of History, 5 Edenton St., in Raleigh. Don’t miss a reunion of the New Deal String Band, and bring your instrument for the PineCone Bluegrass Jam. While at the museum, be sure to see the exhibit Carolina Bluegrass:...

Celebrate public power Oct. 5-11

WAKE FOREST — The town of Wake Forest and Wake Forest Power are joining more than 2,000 other not-for-profit utilities in celebrating Public Power Week Oct. 5-11. Special events and activities at town hall include: •Public Power Week word search contest — Through Oct. 2, Wake...

Get help with prescriptions

RALEIGH — Do you ever have difficulty paying for your prescription drugs? Do you have limited income and assets? If you answered “yes” to either of these questions and you are a person with Medicare, Extra Help may be available for you. The Low-Income Subsidy (LIS) program, also...

Two officers promoted

WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest Police Chief Jeffrey M. Leonard announced two promotions during a ceremony Sept. 16 in the town hall board chambers. Corporal Lee Godfrey was promoted to the rank of Sergeant, and Officer Andrew Albert was promoted to the rank of Corporal. Sergeant...

WFPD is looking for you

WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Police Department is still looking for golfers to participate in the 19th annual Tournament for the Kids Oct. 6. The tournament takes place at Brevofield Golf Links, 13601 Camp Kanata Road, with a shotgun start at noon. The entry fee is $240 per...

Get help with plumbing problem

CENTERVILLE — Do you need help with your well, sewer system or plumbing? North Carolina Technical Assistance Provider Veronica Bitting will speak about how the Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project may be able to help with technical assistance and low-interest loans. The...