Eastern Wake: Celebrations
A Wake County, NC, man was charged with marijuana trafficking and gun offenses after a car chase near Knightdale and a building search near Rolesville.
Wendell, NC, police who charged Jaylon Semaj Burton with cocaine trafficking and having other drugs also said he sold marijuana to a 15-year-old.
Searches of 56 people on probation or parole this week led to 41 arrests in two days in Wake County, state officials said Thursday, June 29, 2017.
Eastern Wake: Community
Faith-based nonprofit Take It By Force Ministries recently collaborated with the Zebulon Middle School PTA and student services department to introduce a leadership and creative writing initiative.
Knightdale natives graduate from college
People have offered to give money to Megan Faircloth, who will graduate Monday at the top of her class from East Wake High School.
Megan Faircloth was homeless for more than a year. This month, she will graduate from East Wake High School in Wake County with a 5.25 GPA.
Some people in Zebulon are rallying in hopes of saving the historic Little River dam that crumbled during Hurricane Matthew last fall.
High School Sports
The GNRC has announced its all-conference lists and player and coach of the year awards in baseball, softball, girls soccer, boys lacrosse, boys tennis, boys golf and track and field.
Eastern Wake News
Harue Jones turned 103 years old in Knightdale Friday, May 26, 2017. She has some simple words of wisdom.
Harue Jones of Knightdale, NC has plenty of wisdom to offer after turning 103-years-old Friday, May 26, 2017.
Public safety, property damage concerns prompted town staff to propose a drainage project, which if approved could begin in the 2018 fiscal year.
Staff’s recommended $7.3 million budget includes better yard waste collection, a more permanent police facility, and several improvements at Wendell Park.
Zebulon Farm Fresh Market advocates appealed to town leaders to include funding in the budget to keep the operation alive for a fourth year.
The department’s current Insurance Services Office rating is a 5. Starting Sept. 1, 2017, that will improve to a Class 3 rating.
A town board majority voiced interest in master planning Little River Park instead of a FEMA-backed project to repair the dam Hurricane Matthew breached.
The Bunn Wildcats softball team and Randleman baseball team visited the North Johnston Panthers in the third round of the NCHSAA 2A playoffs on May 16, 2017.
Southeast Raleigh High School Principal Candis Jones will now lead Zebulon Middle School and Zebulon Middle School Principal Stephanie Smith will now run Southeast Raleigh High School.
Nine Wake County schools won’t change calendars in 2018 due to the uncertainty of how new state class-size limits will impact schools
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