The town council unanimously voted at Tuesday night’s council meeting to authorize a market pay study of the Garner Fire Department that would examine the staff’s pay ranges and recommend any increase in their pay plans if behind.
Each year, thousands of Johnston County parents ask to transfer their student to another school. And for the most part, the district says, “Yes.” For the past three years, Johnston County schools has OK’d 91 percent of the more than 8,200 total transfer requests, according to reassignment data.
The 2015 edition of the Nationals — which includes players from Clayton, Middle Creek, Green Hope and Midway high schools — has zero returnees from those state tournament-qualifying clubs, but veteran manager Chris Cook thinks he’s put together the team to make the kind of history the Nationals want to make.
Reid Herring went five-plus innings, allowing a pair of runs on five hits and striking out four against five walks as the No. 21 Wildcats topped host No. 13 seed Garner 5-2 in the third round before a packed house on Tuesday night.
The lineups for the 2015 N.C. Coaches Association East-West All-Star Games featuring some of the state’s top stars from the class of 2015 have been completed and three more local athletes have been added to the lineup.