School board proposes committee for cooperation

by Burwell Stark CARY — Tuesday evening, the Wake County Board of Education held its last public meeting for the calendar year with Christine Kushner presiding. Kushner was elected school board chairman over the previous chair, Keith Sutton, at the Dec. 3 meeting by a vote of 7...

Rolesville girls, boys swim to fourth place

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris   CARY — Both the girls and boys swim teams at Rolesville High School finished in fourth place during a meet Nov. 26 at the Triangle Aquatic Center in Cary. The Rams finished behind teams from Garner, Cary and East Wake High Schools. “I am very proud...
Posted On 05 Dec 2013

Wake school board to vote on assignment plan

CARY — The Wake County Board of Education is scheduled to vote at its Dec. 3 meeting on a student assignment plan for the 2014-15 academic year. Student assignment staff has recommended that the board continue the current base assignment plan next year. Under the proposal, there...

Wakefield struggles in basketball opener

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — It wasn’t the way Wakefield High School coach Dexter Cooley wanted his team to start the 2013-14 basketball season. On Tuesday night, the Wolverines were outgunned by their non-conference visitors, Cary, losing to the Imps 67-50. “We still...
Posted On 21 Nov 2013

Cougars tear through Panther Creek

By David Allen with Clellie Allen CARY — Wake Forest’s rematch against Panther Creek in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s 4A playoffs was an all-out battle which ended 35-14 in the Cougars’ favor. The Catamounts entered the playoffs with just two losses and...
Posted On 21 Nov 2013