2021-12-29

New COVID cases in US soar to highest levels on record

CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

CHICAGO — More than a year after the vaccine was rolled out, new cases of COVID-19 in the U.S. have …

Ghislaine Maxwell convicted in Epstein sex abuse case


NEW YORK — The British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell was convicted Wednesday of luring teenage girls t…

Friday, December 31, 2021​.pdf

Friday, December 31, 2021​.pdf

William Robert Jackson

STANTONSBURG, N.C. — William Robert Jackson, age 75, died Monday, December 27, 2021. Service arrange…

Thomas Page

BLACK CREEK, N.C. — Thomas Page, age 63, died Monday, December 27, 2021. Service arrangements are en…

Stanley Carson Walston

WILMINGTON, N.C. — Stanley Carson Walston, age 84, died Sunday, December 26, 2021. Service arrangeme…

Richard C. Fulghum, Jr.

Wilson, N.C. — Richard “Rick” C. Fulghum, Jr., 78, died Monday, December 27, 2021, surrounded by his…

2021: Bailey loses police chief, Middlesex soon to follow

Boraski gone, Collins delays exit
2021 YEAR IN REVIEW

Southern Nash County lost one police chief in 2021, and another top cop has one foot out the door.
B…

When in Wake Forest


Over the past 20 years of working as a reporter and editor at papers in Massachusetts and Vermont, N…

Year in Review: Explosive growth catapults Wake to most populous county


Growth continues to be a watchword in Wake and Franklin counties. Local towns approved multiple deve…

Year in Review: Local municipalities weathered the stormy forecast of 2021


Entering the second year of a pandemic isn’t the best way to plan for a new year, but local towns we…

Year in Review: Schools returned almost to normal, dealt with social media threats


Students started 2021 in remote education before returning almost to normal. However, the year was s…

Year in Review: New fire ratings, equipment made citizens safer despite tragedy


Public safety agencies made tremendous efforts to make people safer in 2021 through new equipment, s…

Year in Review: COVID-19 still a part of our lives


This time last year, most of us thought COVID-19 would be a distant memory before too much longer. U…

Wellington Park residents say problems continue


WAKE FOREST — Multiple residents of the Wellington Park Mobile Home Community and their supporters w…

Arrest made in viral video beating


ROCKY MOUNT — City police made an arrest Wednesday after a video of an alleged assault appeared on a…

PHOTO: Growth is good


5C1 Center4Growth Network LLC, a company that designs continuous learning process for individuals an…

PHOTO: Loos Change performs on White Street


Sara Monroe and William Woltz of Loos Change perform on Dec. 16 as part of Ladies Night on White….

PHOTO: Growth is good


5C1 Center4Growth Network LLC, a company that designs continuous learning process for individuals an…