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Wilson Dewitt Webb, 91

Wilson Dewitt Webb, 91, of Franklinton died Saturday, July 20, 2013 at his home. He was born Feb. 15, 1922, the son of the late Redic Lacy Webb and Victoria Wilson Webb in Eagle Springs. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in World War II as a motorcycle courier for...
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Kathleen Rose Howard, 62

Kathleen Rose Nesteriak Howard, 62, of Wake Forest passed away Sunday, July 21, 2013 at her home. She was born in Derby, Conn., the daughter of the late Stephen Nesteriak and Edith Craw Nesteriak. She attended St. Joseph’s Elementary School and Shelton High School, where she...
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Wallace Gene Nusbaum, 78

Wallace Gene Nusbaum, 78, of Wake Forest died Friday, July 19, 2013 at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. He was born in Albany, N.Y., the son of the late Martha Sargent Nusbaum and Wallace C. Nusbaum. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corp and was retired from the Otis Elevator...
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This Week in History — week of July 25, 2013

In a recurring feature, The Wake Weekly looks back at what happened this week throughout the years. 1943 •A midsummer fraternity dance will be held in the Bolus building downtown. Town commissioners voted to make the dance informal, after stating last week it would be...
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Learn to attract beneficial insects

byline: Susan Brown, Horticulture Agent, N.C. Cooperative Extension NORTH CAROLINA — Each year I plan my garden and get started as soon as the temperatures warm up. In the spring, my plants flourish with little care. As the season progresses, I begin to spend more time in the...
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Wake Forest’s Levy to golf at Pebble Beach

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest High golfer Amanda Levy was selected July 15 to play in a pro-junior tournament this September at Pebble Beach Golf Links in California. The famed course is known for its cliffside fairways and sloping greens that challenge...
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Wake Forest High wins state 7-on-7 tourney

WAKE FOREST — Carolina Elite Football, Heritage High and 50-plus volunteers collaborated to bring the first state 7-on-7 competition to Wake Forest. More than 1,100 athletes participated. At the end of the day-long tournament, the Wake Forest High Cougars walked away with the...
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Rolesville All-Stars sweep regionals, head to state championship

ROLESVILLE — The 10U Rolesville Midget League All-Stars team brought home the title from the Statewide Parks and Recreation Association’s Statewide Athletics Committee (SWAC) East Regional Championship held in Spring Lake, Friday and Saturday. The boys beat Angier, 10-2, Southern...