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HENDERSON — Maria Parham Health was named to Newsweek’s 2020 list of best maternity care hospitals. The distinction recognizes facilities that have excelled in providing care to mothers, … more
YOUNGSVILLE — October is National Fire Safety Month, and it marks the beginning of a period of an increase in fires in Wake County, according to the N.C. Association of Fire Chiefs. November … more
ROLESVILLE — Former Rolesville Mayor Nancy Kelly died Oct. 11, according to the town. Kelly served as a commissioner for 25 years and as mayor for six years from 2000-2006. During her time on … more
Juniorette Club fundraiser The Wake Forest High School Juniorette Club and nonprofit Hope Reins are holding a fundraiser from 4-9 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 22. Visit the Moe’s Southwest Grill … more
WAKE FOREST — Lower elementary students in Wake and Franklin counties will start face-to-face instruction starting Monday. In Wake County, students in pre-K through third grade and students in … more
When I was growing up, we had flowers in the yard and sometimes flowers in the house, but I didn’t pay much attention to them. I wore the obligatory red rose to church on Mother’s Day and made … more
Maggie Kearney, of Franklinton, will turn 102 on Saturday, Oct. 24. While there will not be a party this year because of COVID-19, traditionally the family celebrates every year at Johnny Bull’s in … more
WAKE FOREST — Thousands of people in the Triangle walked through their neighborhoods and on local greenways Oct. 10 to raise more than $342,000 for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s, the Alzheimer’s … more
WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Board of Commissioners unanimously voted against a proposed charter school’s site master plan and its subdivision plan Tuesday. Wake Preparatory Academy is a … more
WAKE FOREST — It was harvest day Saturday at the Wake Forest Presbyterian Church Community Garden. Volunteers gathered in the morning to dig up and clean sweet potatoes grown in the community … more
John 3:8 (ESV) “The wind blows where it wishes, and you hear its sound, but you do not know where it comes from or where it goes. So it is with everyone who is born of the Spirit.” Abraham … more
The following is a list of arrests made Oct. 14-20 by the Knightdale, Rolesville, Wake Forest, Wendell and Zebulon police departments. All information is from public law enforcement records. Oct. … more
The following is a list of arrests made Oct. 14-20 by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. All information is from public law enforcement records. Oct. 14 • Christopher Ryan Burke, … more
LOUISBURG — A superior court judge ordered Patricia Burnett Chastain be removed from her position as Franklin County Clerk of Superior Court on Friday, citing misconduct and “reckless … more
LOUISUBRG — While the number of new positive cases of COVID-19 across the state continues to increase, congregate living facilities are seeing fewer cases of the virus. Only one Franklin … more
ROLESVILLE — North East Wake Backpack Buddies received a $5,000 grant from the Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation for its Restock Our Pantries Program. NEWBB provides food to hungry … more
WAKE FOREST — By mid-morning Thursday, the line for early voting stretched from the door of the Northern Regional Center, down the sidewalk of Holding Avenue, and up the library … more
​Abbott's Creek Community Center9950 Durant Rd., Raleigh Apex Community Center53 Hunter St., Apex ​Avery Street Recreation Center125 Avery St., Garner ​Barwell Road Community … more
WAKE FOREST — The Walter E. Cole American Legion Post 187 and a local engineer are working together to produce metal nose strips to be inserted in COVID-19 masks. The production began earlier … more
WAKE FOREST — Fifteen candidates running for everything from U.S. Senate to school board spoke during a candidate forum Tuesday night. The forum was hosted by the Wake Forest Area Chamber, … more
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