Wakefield overcomes six turnovers in playoff win

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — Wakefield High School’s football team made it count when it mattered Friday night. After suffering through several turnovers, the resilient Wolverines escaped with a 14-13 victory over visiting Green Hope in the first round of the North...
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Time to turn back the clocks

And check the smoke alarms! WAKE FOREST — Daylight Saving time comes to an end Sunday and it is time to “fall back” one hour. Officially, the time to set clocks back is 2 a.m., but most folks do it as they go to bed. Standard time was instituted in the U.S. and Canada by the...
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Friday 13 proves lucky

WAKE FOREST — Wakefield Rotary Club held its first Lucky 13 Reverse Raffle & Dinner fundraiser Friday, Sept. 13 at the Factory Millroom and the lucky winner was Debbie Hamrick, right, and her husband Ed Gaines, center, from Raleigh, who were given their big check of $2,013 by...
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Wolverines Win Tale of Two Halves

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD— Considering the beginning, Wakefield’s 3-2 soccer win against Wake Forest Monday is just a glimpse of what is possible. There was good for the Wolverines, 3-4 overall and 2-1 in the Cap 8, especially in the first half where they were tenacious...
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Wakefield Gets Defensive in Win

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD—Wakefield High School, with a strong defense, defeated Northern Durham 37-7 Friday night. It was the Wolverines explosive offense in their opening game against Holly Springs that made the difference. Against the Knights, Wakefield turned up...