Paying Attention and Holding My Breath

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Ice nor cold nor wind nor snow can stop WFPR youth basketball .... or my Numero Uno 13/14 Colonels

Wake Forest needs its own Multi-Purpose Recreation Center that can handle a town this size....

I hate Valentine’s Day

It is not very often that I say I hate things but Valentine’s Day is one of those things.  Everyone except me gets to eat...

Credibility in the News Biz and "staying awake"

Credibility in the business of news, news reporting, and the media in general, is a hugely important issue. Consequently, the recent barrage of controversy, opinion, and...

Town of Wake Forest Parks & Recreation Youth Basketball Scores - Monday, February 2nd, 2015

9-10 Girls Dream 14 vs. Storm 12 Dream: Brooklyn Holt 6, Angelina Hull 2, Chelsea Wurster 6 Storm: Sarah Hammond 3, Jayden Joyner 1, Taylor Moss 1,...

A WARM PLACE TO LAND - Derek captured these images of birds seeking a little shelter and sustenance during this week's cold weather. - Photos by Derek Maul
A WARM PLACE TO LAND - Derek captured these images of birds seeking a little shelter and sustenance during this week's cold weather. - Photos by Derek Maul

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GIFT FAVE #11 -- Safe Space provides a "safe shelter" against domestic abuse

Our GIFT FAVE #11, Safe Space Domestic Violence Shelter was suggested by Louisburg College President ...

GIFT FAVE #13 - Music and art are Graham Johnson's legacy through foundation established by his parents

The Graham Johnson Cultural Arts Endowment was formed in memory of and to honor the ...

GIFT FAVE #14 - Organize a neighborhood food drive for Tri-Area Ministry

Did you know that January is pretty bleak as far as food donations go for ...

Schools/Sports

Reports outline the successes and challenges of every WCPSS school

In response to a new state approach that assigns a single grade to an entire ...

Area college student makes Hartwick College Dean’s List

Sophomore Amber Epting, daughter of Chandra and Roby Epting of Wake Forest, NC. At Hartwick, ...

Magnet application period extended; now ends 10 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 9

The magnet schools application period has been extended and will now end at 10 p.m. on ...

Town to have parade Saturday to honor Wake Forest High School football team Championship Run

Parade will start at the Depot Parkng lot on S. White St. and culminate at ...

Events

Business

SHOP LOCAL this Saturday and every day in Wake Forest

Looking for some great gifts for your friends or yourself?  Want to shop in a ...

SHOP LOCAL SATURDAY: Our 50 Gifts for Giving Guide will be this season's hot digital ticket for local shopping

We would love your suggestions! Deadline is Tuesday, Nov. 25 by 5 p.m. Shop Local ...

Today is last day for career clothing drop off

Community Invited to Join wBOA in Career Clothing Donations ...

Edward Jones Ranks No. 4 on FORTUNE Magazine's Best Companies to Work For List Financial-services firm makes list for 15th year

WAKE FOREST, February 3, 2013—Financial-services firm Edward Jones ranked No. 4 on FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to ...

Art Scene

Drama and scriptwriting camps on tap for fall at Renaissance Centre

Renaissance Centre Announces 2014 Fall Arts Program Schedule ...

Trash to treasure: Kid's art camp brings old junk back to life

Decades old sheet music become watercolor "masterpieces" ...

Meet the “Real Housewives of Wake Forest” at Jinks Imaginarium Studio & Mini Farm

Marge, Abigail and Nalla Princess invite you to make soap ...