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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
WENDELL - Police issued a citation to the driver of an SUV who allegedly ran a stop sign and collided with a pickup Tuesday morning, causing the pickup to crash into a nearby chocolate … more
RALEIGH — You may have forgotten — what with presidential hopefuls already in full swing for 2020 — but there is an election this November that could reshape your local town … more
WAKE FOREST — A row of townhouses was severely damaged in a massive fire Friday afternoon that displaced four families, fire officials said. One person was treated by EMS for smoke … more
The following is a list of arrests made June 19-25 by the Knightdale, Rolesville, Wake Forest, Wendell and Zebulon police departments. All information is from public law enforcement … more
DUNN — The Harnett County Sheriff’s office has identified a man found dead in a car Wednesday outside Dunn. The body of Leonte Burnette Francis Mercer, 18, of Knightdale, was found in a car … more
How much you spend on taxes, and what your government spends your money on, can vary greatly depending on where you live. In Wake County, for instance, commissioners voted to raise property taxes … more
RALEIGH — Megan Amend of Wake Forest was elected North Carolina FFA vice president on June 20 at the 91st State FFA Convention. Megan will serve a one-year term of service. Over the next … more
ROLESVILLE — The Wake Forest Rotary Club has sponsored a new club in Rolesville. The new club was recognized by Rotary International on June 10. On June 20, Rotary District Gov. Donna Peffley … more
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