Morrisville will try to find one or more private companies to join in a partnership with the town at the Morrisville Aquatics and Fitness Center. Residents approved a bond in 2012 to pay for work there, but the renovations turned out to be much more expensive than anticipated.
Wake County school administrators told school board members Wednesday that they’re beginning to identify which major school renovations and new schools should be included in the next building program. Administrators say they need to keep pace with new enrollment projections showing Wake could pick up 19,658 more students by 2020.
Four Fort Lauderdale, Fla., men were brought to Wake County on Wednesday night to face charges that they broke into four homes in Cary and Apex and stole more than $200,000 worth of jewelry and electronics last month.
Morrisville will celebrate the 150th anniversary of its Civil War skirmish on Saturday, April 18. The Battle of Morrisville Station was fought April 13, 1865, just after the fall of Raleigh. It was the last fighting before the surrender at Bennett Place.