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I am a local parent with two daughters that have been in Wake County Public School for the last five years. My girls have needed a different option for their education for the last three years at … more
I am a single mother of a high school student. I have been a resident of Wake Forest for the last 13 years. I love our community! I am aware of a project to open Wake Preparatory Academy. I fully … more
We really need this school to come to Wake Forest. We live in Franklin County and our schools suck for our address. We want our child to go to an academy and since they are hard to get into because … more
Please have Wake Forest know that by providing a new school source and neighborhood development, that they are forwarding enrichment in education, leadership, and community spirit to occur. Families … more
An Oct. 8, 2020, opinion piece by Corey Friedman (“Trump diagnosis changes pandemic politics”) suggested an upturn in President Trump’s election fortunes due to an outpouring of support for him … more
The Sept. 10 letter “All voting should be by mail” ludicrously endorses it as a remedy to the “registered voter problem and a guarantee of safe passage of the ballots to county boards of … more
I am writing in support of the plan of Wake Preparatory Academy coming to our sweet town. I have attended WPA informational meetings, researched their other locations, and had a meeting with the … more
I wanted to write in support of the building and site plans for Wake Preparatory Academy. We have been waiting for a long time to see it open, and Wake Forest approved the site and is now … more
About the article that appeared in the Sept. 24 edition (“Town to donate $50K in place of giving employees Juneteenth off”): Mayor Jones indicated that “several people recommended that Wake … more
North Carolina is capable of leading not only the Southeast’s charge on clean energy, but the nation’s. Last year, we broke the top 10 largest clean energy workforces nationally after … more
In the United States, an older adult is taken to the emergency room for a fall every 11 seconds. Falls are the No. 1 cause of death among elders. However, falls are preventable. Understanding … more
The Atlantic recently attacked President Trump over his cancelled 2018 trip to the Aisne–Marne American Cemetery near Paris. It maliciously propagates the Left’s “propaganda tool” through … more
Well, here we are again to say goodbye to a great man who made the paper as it is today: a joy to get and look at and read with pride. I was in it many times myself. You only had to know Bob Allen to … more
This is only for Christian Trump supporters. First, I know you will point to his Supreme Court nominees, defense of religious freedom, stance on abortion, and trying to make the economy better as … more
More than ever before, we hear people talk about today’s times as “unprecedented times.” Hearing these words makes my heart fall every time. The COVID-19 has brought us into a situation where … more
Printed in the Aug. 27 Wake Weekly, my letter to the editor (“Rejecting Confederate group reeks of national self loathing”) addressed the decision, by the management of The Forks restaurant, to … more
Voting by mail should replace voting at the polls in its entirety. The two institutions that can definitely be trusted are the county boards of elections and the United States Postal Service. The … more
This letter is not to debate why historians say the South really left the Union (fought the Civil War) nor to explain why I find the Confederate flag offensive. Though, I will remind those that may … more
I’m writing in response to the letter published on August 27, written by John Grindas regarding the Sons of Confederate Veterans being asked to find a different meeting location (“Rejecting … more
Here, the operative word is “punt” (“Rolesville commissioners punt on allowing smaller houses,” wakeweekly.com, Aug. 7). Are the citizens of Rolesville and, therefore, their … more
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