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WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department temporarily closed Holding Park Aquatic Center (HPAC) last week after Wake County health officials learned … more
ZEBULON — Elected officials voted Monday to let the proposed development of more than 1,000 new homes in two proposed subdivisions in Zebulon move forward, but recognized that the projects may … more
Community Briefs The Northern Wake Optimist Club will host its first Heroes Dinner today at 6:30 p.m. The dinner is an event that recognizes Rolesville’s police, fire and EMS by offering them a … more
LOUISBURG — Deputies arrested a Bunn man late Saturday night after pulling over a van officials say was used in the robbery of an ABC store in Knightdale hours earlier. According to Wake … more
WENDELL — Global industrial manufacturing company Siemens announced it would expand manufacturing operations at its facility in Wendell, creating 50 jobs. The Wake County facility will … more
WAKE FOREST — Town officials on Tuesday heard an update from a consultant developing a comprehensive plan on transportation needs and solutions that is expected to carry the town through the next … more
YOUNGSVILLE — Through two resolutions, the Youngsville Board of Commissioners approved an overhaul of their local Alcohol Beverage Control Board at their April 11 meeting. The first resolution … more
WAKE FOREST ­— A-1 Auto Transport is looking to award eligible students in Wake Forest, Rolesville, Franklin County and surrounding area with scholarship awards ranging from $250 to $1,000 per … more
WAKE FOREST — Times have changed, Larry Danforth says. The Wake Forest Police Department lieutenant said the world we live in now includes a real risk of an active shooter threatening … more
RALEIGH — Jonathan Frederick Sander will spend the rest of his life in prison, but he won’t be executed. A jury on Monday suggested a sentence of life without the possibility of parole, … more
RALEIGH ­— Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines recently recognized eight volunteers from Wake Forest for their commitment to the Girl Scout movement and supporting girls. Amy … more
Much of the Triangle was drenched by heavy rainfall Saturday, and northeastern Wake County and parts of Franklin County experienced the worst of the lingering storm system. more
LOUISBURG — The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office on April 12 announced the arrests of two suspects charged in separate investigations involving sexual abuse of children. One investigation … more
The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office investigated the following incidents and arrested the following suspects from April 9-15, according to public police records. April 9 • Larceny, … more
The Wake Forest Police Department investigated the following incidents and arrested the following suspects from April 10-15, according to public police records. April 10 • Drug offense, … more
FRANKLINTON — The Franklinton Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a rezoning request which could potentially add 55 new apartments to the area at their Tuesday meeting. The rezoning … more
The Rolesville Police Department investigated the following incidents and arrested the following suspects from April 6-15, according to public police records. April 6 • Donnell Lamont … more
LOUISBURG — Franklin County Schools will not hold classes on May 1 while teachers across the state gather in Raleigh to rally, the district announced Monday. A growing number of school … more
WAKE FOREST — Pardon the dust, town officials say, while crews complete sidewalk and street beautification projects along two downtown roads. Streetscape work began Monday on East Owen Avenue, … more
RALEIGH ­— A man standing trial this week on charges that he shot to death three of his Wake Forest neighbors in 2016 had to be forcibly removed from the courtroom Monday after shouting … more
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