Moesha Lockamy’s family and friends say she was one of a kind. Her sudden death from what police are calling an accidental shooting on May 2 has left her loved ones grieving and trying to make sense of what happened.
Katie Smith, who owned the former Red & White building on West Front Street, said she’ll give the town the land where the old grocery store stood so long as Clayton forgives the cost of demolition that now looms over her estate.
It’s become cool to be in the band at Archer Lodge Middle School, where, since 2012, director Steve Rainville has created a culture that students say is welcoming and social. Parents seem to be fans, too, as they’ve taken the lead in raising the money for the growing group.
July 4, 1999. Remember that date? I do. It was hot and muggy. Did I say muggy? We were unloading a U-Haul into our new rental home here in Clayton. Newcomers. No family nearby. No nobody. Just moved to be close to Raleigh, where my husband had a new job. Little did we know we were part of an ongoing tidal wave of Clayton immigrants.