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From left, Meagan Ochsner; Carli Phillips, 2; Annabelle Lowry, 3; and Michelle Lowry play Connect Four at Whitley Park during Popsicles in the Park

PHOTOS: Zebulon kids enjoy Popsicles in the Park

By Amber Revels-Stocks
| July 23, 2021

ZEBULON — Zebulon Parks & Recreation held its third Popsicles in the Park on July 23 at Whitley Park...

After being found, a young girl took photos with, from left, Detective Sgt. P. Myers, Sgt. M. Barnes, Officer Dustin Dobson and K-9 Rino.

Police K-9 helps finds child missing from Rolesville

From staff reports
| July 23, 2021

ROLESVILLE — Multiple police departments worked together to find a missing girl in Rolesville on Fri...

Into The Fog performs at Shakori Hills. The band is made up of, from left, Michael Malek, Winston Mitchell of Wake Forest, Derek Lane and Brian Stephenson of Wake Forest. Mason Goodwin | Contributed photo

Wake Forest band performs at FloydFest

By Amber Revels-Stocks
| July 23, 2021

WAKE FOREST — Two homegrown musicians competed at FloydFest this week, as venues and groups across t...

Wake County Public Health going door-to-door with vaccines

From staff reports
| July 23, 2021

RALEIGH — The next knock on your door may be a team from Wake County Public Health with a COVID-19 v...

Muhammed Arslan Afzal

Sheriff: Uber driver sexually assaulted woman he picked up in Wake Forest

From staff reports
| July 22, 2021

RALEIGH — An Uber driver has been charged with allegedly assaulting a customer during a ride. Accord...

Government Notebook: Renaissance Center to get $107K federal grant

By Amber Revels-Stocks
| July 21, 2021

Renaissance Center to get $107K federal grant WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Renaissance Center is ac...

Community Briefs: Family Movie Night returns

From staff reports
| July 22, 2021

Community Plan visioning survey The town of Wake Forest is again asking for public input as it updat...

3 of 4 staff members vaccinated at state facilities

For the Butner-Creedmoor News
| July 21, 2021

As of July 1, 77% of staff at state-operated health care facilities were fully vaccinated, according...

Durham Tech launches plant science program

For the Butner-Creedmoor News
| July 21, 2021

DURHAM — A new training program at Durham Technical Community College will prepare students for jobs...

Franklin County Arrests: July 13-20

From staff reports
| July 21, 2021

The following is a list of arrests made July 13-20 by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. All info...

Wake County Arrests: July 14-20

From staff reports
| July 21, 2021

The following is a list of arrests made July 14-20 by the Knightdale, Rolesville, Wake Forest, Wende...

Javion Zyrrell Whitfield

Teen shooting victim dies; 1 charged with murder

By Amber Revels-Stocks
| July 21, 2021

ZEBULON — A Wendell man has been arrested in connection with a shooting at a vape shop that resulted...

Zebulon Police are looking for a vehicle thought to be involved in a shooting Tuesday.

BREAKING: Zebulon Police looking for suspect in vape shop shooting

From staff reports
| July 21, 2021

ZEBULON — The Zebulon Police Department is looking for a person who shot a man around 6 p.m. Tuesday...

Eduardo Sevilla, 14, has lived at Wellington Park around 10 years. He said he’s concerned about having to change schools and leaving his extended family if the park closes.

Wake Forest mobile home residents must vacate, owner says

By Amber Revels-Stocks
| July 21, 2021

WAKE FOREST — Vietnam veteran Harold Burnett has lived at Wellington Park Mobile Home Community for ...

Lydia, left, and Hannah Booth examine a French horn donated to the Wake Forest Community Youth Orchestra by listeners of The Classical Station.

Donated instruments ‘life-changing’ to orchestra youth

By Amber Revels-Stocks
| July 20, 2021

WAKE FOREST — There will soon be some very happy musicians in Wake Forest. The Wake Forest Community...

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