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Workshop teaches hunting management

RALEIGH — The North Carolina Wildlife Federation, in collaboration with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, will be reaching out to hunters, land managers and their communities in September, helping each to more effectively use white-tailed deer as a resource. A workshop will...
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Dove hunting season begins with new apprentice permits

NORTH CAROLINA — Dove hunting season opening day is Labor Day, Sept. 2. The 2013-14 season for mourning and white-winged dove is Sept. 2–Oct. 5; Nov. 25–Nov. 30; and Dec. 13–Jan. 11. Daily bag limit is 15 and possession limit is 45. Shooting hours are half-hour before sunrise to...

Ida “Vetta” Fogg, 56

Ida “Vetta” Fogg, 56, of Louisburg, passed away Friday Aug. 23. A memorial service will be held today (Aug. 29), 4 p.m., at the Richardson Funeral Home Chapel with evangelist Calvin Montague officiating. Fogg is survived by daughters, Ebony Fogg and Melanie Williams; son, Alonza...

Lorenzo “Pete” Yarborough, 77

Lorenzo “Pete” Yarborough, 77, passed away on Friday Aug. 23, 2013. A memorial service will be held today (Aug. 29), 2 p.m., at Allen Chapel Baptist Church. Yarborough is survived by daughters, Hellen David of Charlotte, Yvonne Kearney of Louisburg, Lolita Parker of Kittrell,...

Hattie Ayscue Moore, 83

Hattie Ayscue Moore, 83, of Franklinton, passed away on Aug. 20, 2013 in Greensboro.  She was born on February 11, 1930 to the late Charles and Ida Ball Ayscue. She was the last surviving of their twelve children. A graveside service will be held at Fairview Cemetery in...
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This Week in History — Aug. 29, 2013

In a recurring feature, The Wake Weekly looks back at what happened this week throughout the years. 1963 •Four Wake Forest men have been arrested in a series of grocery break-ins. Also, two Franklin County merchants have been charged with receiving stolen goods. Some $2,700 in...

Patricia “Pat” Annette Yoakum, 74

Patricia Annette Yoakum, 74, of Raleigh passed away Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013. According to her request, Yoakum’s immediate family will be celebrating her life in a beachside memorial this Fall. Born in Owego, N.Y.,  she attended Harding University and completed her education...

Diane Berkman Duquette, 52

Diane Berkman Duquette, 52, of Wake Forest, died Friday July 26, 2013 at Hospice of Wake County after a courageous 5-year battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband of 24 years, Duke Duquette; brother, David Berkman of Concord; nephew, Ashley Berkman of Charlotte;  and...

Marian Lucille “Mimi” Peacock, 55

Marian Lucille “Mimi” Peacock, 55, of Youngsville, passed away Monday Aug. 19, 2013 at her home. She was born in New Castle, Pa. and was a business analyst with Highwoods Realty Limited Partnership. A memorial service will be held at 12 p.m., Saturday Sept. 7, at Oviedo...