The town council voted to approve a resolution that would ease restrictions on the town’s old water sewer allocation policy last week. The policy goes into effect immediately, and developers are now able to double their production.
Between workout sessions three times a week, monthly visits with a dietician and exercise-based “homework” assignments, the Healthy Kids program in Smithfield is trying to counter trends in childhood obesity, diabetes and high cholesterol.
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Carpenter Park, as the area will be known, will be home not just to Cary’s second community garden and pickleball courts, but also to a privately funded memorial for the combined 27 people who died in two plane crashes in 1988 and 1994. The ceremony is scheduled to begin at 1:30 p.m.
Henry, a senior at Texas A&M University and a West Johnston High School graduate, won the NCAA Division I 400-yard individual medley national championship Friday at the Greensboro Aquatics Center, taking control of the race during the third discipline of the event: the breaststroke. She posted a time of 4 minutes, 2.47 seconds to win her first national championship, holding off a bevy of challengers in the final 100 yards of freestyle work.
More than 1,200 car wrecks occurred in Garner in 2014, according to statistics released by the Garner Police Department. And more than 200 of them listed speeding as a contributing factor. At an earlier town council meeting, Police Chief Brandon Zuidema, presented a traffic safety report the the town council and asked that drivers slow down.
After losing a pair of nonconference games to start the season, the Trojans won Greater Neuse River 4A Conference games on consecutive nights – the second a 10-3 victory over rival Clayton on Wednesday night.
The aftermath of a state championship celebration, as Princeton’s volleyball team found out in November and Garner is finding out this week includes a lot of work — work that any coach or team would be glad to have — in the days that follow.