Neither the thunderstorm that eventually led to the game being called early nor the scoreboard that was turned off after several weather delays could prevent or deny the inevitable from happening Thursday night as the Corinth Holders girls soccer team traveled to Cleveland.
The Town Council’s finance committee heard more budget requests on April 20, this time from the development services, public works and stormwater departments, and from nonprofit agencies requesting town funds.
The Zebulon Chamber of Commerce is giving the name May Day in Zebulon to the Saturday that will feature the chamber’s 10th annual Greater Zebulon 5K Road Race, the second week of the Zebulon Farm Fresh Market and a Carolina Mudcats baseball game.
Wendell’s police, fire and rescue squad personnel will be on hand next Saturday for the 8th annual Public Safety Day event, along with representatives of several other law enforcement and emergency service agencies.
It’s never really a good thing when government limits access to the people it serves. But that’s happening in a couple of unusual instances that serve only to raise questions about what is actually going on in our town halls.
East Wake’s near-miss Warriors have dropped just one softball game by more than four runs this season, but the Warriors still find themselves in need of a strong finish to possibly earn a wild-card position for the N.C. High School Athletic Association 4A state playoffs.
It wouldn’t seem right if a Greater Neuse River 4A Conference tennis competition ended with anything other than victories by Clayton. The Comets have dominated the boys and girls ranks of the league for the past half-plus-decade and haven’t dropped a league dual match in the four-year history of the Class of 2016.
Wake County Board of Commissioners and school board members discussed Tuesday whether to have a school construction bond referendum in 2016 or 2018. County staff say the same amount would be provided the next two years if referendum isn’t done until 2018.
Bunn and South Granville’s baseball and softball teams met with conference championship implications on Tuesday night, and both were one-run games. The Wildcats won 4-3 on a walk-off in baseball and won 1-0 in softball.
Police went to a home on Olde Tavern Drive on Tuesday and arrested the owner on 14 felony counts each of having or training fighting dogs and of cruelty to animals, and county animal control officers took 14 pit bulls to a shelter.
Clayton won for the third time in the last four league matches to edge out Harnett Central for the team championship, while Rolesville senior Blake McShea made his nine-stroke advantage entering the final round stand up to take the individual championship.
Zebulon resident Larnell Phillips was scheduled to attend a church conference in Los Angeles in February, but the trip turned memorable when he got tickets to ‘The Price is Right’ and wound up a finalist in the CBS game show.