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ROLESVILLE — Rolesville Mayor Frank Eagles said he ordered a man removed from a public board of commissioners meeting Wednesday because he was tired of the man's accusations and claims … more
LOUISBURG - Deputies investigating the sale of drugs arrested a Bunn man last week after raiding the suspect's home and finding narcotics, according to a press release. The Franklin County … more
The following is a list of arrests made July 3-9 by the Knightdale, Rolesville, Wake Forest, Wendell and Zebulon police departments. All information is from public law enforcement records. July … more
WENDELL — A divided board of commissioners Monday voted not to adopt new regulations that would have limited what areas of town short-term home rentals such as Airbnbs would be allowed. The 3-2 … more
YOUNGSVILLE — Town officials estimated The Wake Weekly would have to pay a fee of about $70,000 before the town could comply with a public records request the paper made this month. Legal … more
RALEIGH — An appeals court judge ruled this month that the town of Wake Forest did not violate state law when it fired a former police officer after the officer submitted a workers’ compensation … more
WENDELL — The town of Wendell charmed residents and visitors with its July Fourth celebration last week. The parade kicked off at 10:30 a.m. and was followed by a ceremony at the Town … more
RALEIGH — Dozens of candidates have officially filed to run for office in municipal elections in Wake and Franklin counties during the first few days of the filing period. Candidates who want … more
The following is a list of arrests made July 3-9 by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. All information is from public law enforcement records. July 3 • Robert Stevens Kinton, 22, of … more
Vacation Bible School Kickoff at Baptist Tabernacle Church will take place Sunday. Meet the teachers and have homemade ice cream from 6:15-8:30 p.m. Vacation Bible School at Baptist Tabernacle … more
WAKE FOREST — The 34th Wake Forest Memorial Flag-Raising Ceremony was held Monday in Centennial Plaza to honor Foster Davis, who served in the U.S. Army during World War I. Members of Davis’ … more
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Megan Rogers, a graduating senior from Franklin Academy, was recently named the third-place winner in the 2019-2020 Veterans of Foreign Wars “Scout of the Year” … more
DURHAM — Members of the Gen. James Moore Chapter participated in a flag retirement ceremony on Flag Day, June 14, at West Point on the Eno in Durham. The ceremony was sponsored by the Gen. Davie … more
WENDELL — The Wendell Farmers Market opened on Saturday at its new location on West Campen Street. The market, formerly organized by volunteers and run through the Wendell Chamber of Commerce, … more
The Wake Weekly is bringing back a modified version of an old recurring feature. Instead of highlighting stories that happened this week throughout the years, we will re-explore events that took … more
WAKE FOREST — Teen writers and their families gathered at Page 158 Books in Wake Forest on June 22 for a live reading of their winning submissions from the 2019 May of Magnificent Musings Writing … more
WENDELL — Following widespread backlash from some members of the public to their decision to ban dreadlocks and baggy pants, a couple who owns a private pool in Wendell announced they plan to … more
The following is a list of arrests made June 26 through July 2 by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. All information is from public law enforcement records. June 26 • Bradley Michael … more
The following is a list of arrests made June 26 through July 2 by the Knightdale, Rolesville, Wake Forest, Wendell and Zebulon police departments. All information is from public law enforcement … more
WAKE FOREST — Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying an armed robbery who stole cash from a convenience store early Wednesday morning. The Wake Forest Police Department … more
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