Grateful for Jeff Pethel

To the editor: I am writing this letter to the editor not to complain or voice a political view; instead I am writing to thank a certain individual in Rolesville. Jeff Pethel, the minister of Christian Education at Rolesville Baptist Church recently turned in his resignation to...

Candidate questions expenses

To the editor: Hello. Many of you know me as one of the four candidates for town commissioner here in Wake Forest. I have been following many of the issues that our town leaders have been facing lately and I have questions. As I have talked with residents of the town about local...

ACA advocates can’t argue with facts

To the editor: Last week, a couple of letters to the editor attacked Rep. Chris Malone for his stance on the Affordable Care Act. N.C. Rep. Malone stated that some of the promises were already being broken and cited actual numbers. He pointed out that the law was no longer the...

Need for new fire station in question

To the editor: This is in response to the Wake Forest Weekly Oct. 3, 2013 article, Citizen experts fight fire with fire. Things just keep getting curiouser and curiouser, folks. Is the town of Wake Forest the new Alice in Wonderland where up is down and down is up? According to...

School grounds unkempt

To the editor: I have been on the campus of the Wake Forest Elementary School on two occasions lately and I am appalled at the condition of the grounds. The grass is not kept mowed, the trees and shrubs are either overgrown, dying, or both, there is soil erosion in several areas...