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LOUISBURG — An attorney running for office as a state senator has sued the town of Louisburg over its removal of a Confederate soldier statue, arguing the town broke the law by moving the … more
BUTNER — A group of incarcerated men at the Federal Correctional Complex in Butner voluntarily dismissed their lawsuit that had claimed their constitutional rights were violated by the … more
LOUISBURG — A Youngsville man was arrested and charged with multiple felony drug charges Tuesday, according to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Division. George … more
WAKE FOREST — Two private, nonprofit fire departments became municipal organizations Wednesday, in an effort to ensure adequate service amid population growth. Wake Forest Fire Department is … more
WAKE FOREST — The Walter E. Cole Post 187 of the American Legion in Wake Forest conducted a flag retirement ceremony Saturday at their home on East Holding Avenue, Wake Forest. Assisted by … more
WAKE FOREST — The town of Wake Forest organized a two-day COVID-19 testing event outside the Renaissance Centre. More than 100 people were tested Tuesday, the first of two days this week … more
WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest’s Parks and Recreation Department opened registration for its youth fall baseball and softball, even with the COVID-19 pandemic looming. Registration is underway for … more
HENDERSON — Vance-Granville Community College is getting ready for its 36th annual Endowment Fund Golf Tournament, which is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 15, at the Henderson Country Club. The … more
RALEIGH — The Wake County Board of Elections met June 25 to decide early voting sites for this fall’s election. After some discussion, the five-member, bipartisan board unanimously approved … more
WAKE FOREST — Community keynote speakers, spoken word poetry, and discussions with political and law enforcement representatives: All were present at the Northeast Community Coalition’s annual … more
Family Butcher Packs Wake Forest’s Texas Roadhouse is taking orders for Family Butcher Packs for those who plan to cook out July 4. Orders can be placed by phone or at … more
The following is a list of arrests made June 23-30 by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. All information is from public law enforcement records. June 23 • Raymond Warren Foster … more
The following is a list of arrests made June 24-30 by the Knightdale, Rolesville, Wake Forest, Wendell and Zebulon police departments. All information is from public law enforcement records. June … more
WAKE FOREST — The two biggest passions in Phoebe Owen Sill’s life were books and children. The long-time elementary school librarian always gave her seven grandkids books for … more
WAKE FOREST — The town of Wake Forest announced it will work to prevent audiences from watching its annual firework show in-person and instead is encouraging audiences to tune in virtually over … more
YOUNGSVILLE — Heartwood Animal Hospital says it is trying to strike a balance between the staff-patient-client contact necessary in their industry and said industry’s new COVID-19 safety … more
WAKE FOREST — The Franklin County Amateur Radio Club participated in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise last weekend.  Members of the club met Saturday and Sunday at the … more
WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest’s Parks and Recreation Department will host a two-day online esports gaming tournament featuring “Rocket League” Registration will open Wednesday, … more
WAKE FOREST — A Wake Forest nursing home has a COVID-19 outbreak, the Wake County Public Health team said Thursday. Hillside Nursing and Rehab, 968 Wait Avenue, had both staff and residents … more
(The Center Square)— The North Carolina House approved the state's second coronavirus relief package for the state Thursday. The bill, which allocates a portion of the $3.5 billion of direct … more
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