2021-04-14

Wendell donates $25K to museum


WENDELL — The Wendell Board of Commissioners approved a $25,000 funding request from the Wendell His…

Sports rise as COVID-19 cases fall

Commentary

It’s been a while since I’ve written a column. That’s probably a good thing — I’ve been so busy cove…

Two sports programs kick off for local community

A look back in sports history

WAKE FOREST — Remember a couple springs ago when COVID-19 didn’t exist? Back when we had normal soci…

Rolesville hires familiar face to lead girls basketball

Girls basketball

ROLESVILLE — Rolesville’s girls basketball team will be guided by veteran head coach Ben Daniels nex…

Junior Hurricanes make changes to coaching staff

Girls hockey

RALEIGH — The Junior Hurricanes girls hockey program announced Michael Gazzillo as head of coaching….

A double dose of reality

Commentary

I woke up one night last week in chills and aches — and boy I’m glad I did. All said, the symptoms …

A very strange tour of Wake Forest

Commentary | Views and Reviews

Last Sunday morning when the newspaper was delayed because of a production problem, I was browsing t…

Wake County to buy open space in Wendell


WENDELL — The Wake County Board of Commissioners agreed April 5 to purchase around 119 acres in Wend…

Wake Libraries hosting writing contest


RALEIGH — The Wake County Public Libraries is inviting authors of all ages to compete in its writing…

Wake Stone Athletic Park opens in Knightdale


KNIGHTDALE — The town of Knightdale, in partnership with Wake Stone Corp,, North Carolina Football C…

Wake County now has 6 permanent COVID-19 testing sites


Wake County added a sixth permanent COVID-19 testing site this week. The new site in southeast Rale…

Mayor’s State of the Town address available to watch


WAKE FOREST — Mayor Vivian Jones recently recorded a virtual State of the Town address that includes…

Wake Forest power recognized for reliability, restoration help


WAKE FOREST — The town’s electric utility was recently recognized for having reliable service and al…

State pauses J&J vaccine amid reports of rare blood clots


RALEIGH — The state will stop giving the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine while federal regulators…

Nonprofit lets survivors share stories anonymously

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

RALEIGH — A Raleigh-based nonprofit organization has created a safe space for sexual assault survivo…

Wake Sheriff: Shots fired in road rage incident near Rolesville

ROLESVILLE — A Spring Hope man has been charged with two gun offenses after a morning road rage inci…

Knightdale Fire welcomes 10 new recruits


KNIGHTDALE — Ten new firefighters were welcomed into the Knightdale Fire Department on April 5. “Th…

Kellam-Wyatt Farm moves closer to opening


KNIGHTDALE — Wake County’s newest park is getting closer to completion. Kellam-Wyatt Farm is a 59-a…

Knightdale man wins $200K from scratch-off


RALEIGH — A $5 scratch-off won a Knightdale man the $200,000 jackpot last week. Luis Martinez of Kn…

Government notebook: Knightdale cancels Fourth of July firework show


Knightdale cancels Fourth of July firework show KNIGHTDALE — The Knightdale Town Council decided the…