Hillside Park, 1301 S. Roxboro St., was selected as a winning project of the national Parks Build Community campaign and will receive a $20,000 grant from the National Recreation and Park Association and The Walt Disney Company, including Disney Citizenship, Disney|ABC Television Group, ABC 11 News and ESPN.
Wake Forest police charged a 21-year-old man with 17 counts of financial card theft after arresting him at a Durham Road store where they said he used a bogus credit card to buy cigarettes two days in a row.
The Bulldogs excelled in the relays to guide them to another girls’ state championship while Hillside star Marcus Krah took boys’ MVP honors, steering the Hornets to their first state crown since 2000.
The Carrboro boys’ 35-point effort was the best showing among Triangle schools at the state 2A outdoor track and field championship Saturday at N.C. A&T State University. The Jaguars, like Durham School of the Arts’ girls, finished fourth in the team standings.