The Walker Street Road extension would extend Walker Street about 1,200 feet north from Cedar Street to Chapel Hill Road. The road would pass under the railroad tracks via a tunnel, and a roundabout would connect Walker Street to Wilkinson Avenue and East Durham Road.
Green Hope pitcher Mitch Spence had to quickly wipe away the disappointment of falling agonizingly short of a no-hitter on Wednesday, as there was still the matter of putting away Middle Creek and taking over sole possession of first place in the Southwest Wake Athletic Conference.
In its first year in the conference, Cardinal Gibbons won the PAC-6 Conference championship by scoring eight runs in the fourth inning to defeat Northern Durham 9-6 at the Knights’ home field on Wednesday night.
Construction began on a new Triangle Expressway interchange on April 4. It will provide access to Old Holly Springs-Apex Road and the proposed Veridea project. The interchange is expect to open mid-December.
Leesville Road’s Doc Redman carried home a golf bag over his shoulder and championship plaque under his arm from The Neuse Golf Club. About the only thing the senior left behind was the course record of 62.