Sixty-five fewer Wake County school buses will be on the road Monday when traditional-calendar students start a new school year in more-crowded buses taking new routes and making fewer stops. School transportation officials say they want to put more buses on the road but can’t recruit enough drivers.
Five N.C. State University students who signed up for a bone marrow registry at the largest such drive in the university’s history last year learned that their samples went on to save the lives of five strangers from around the world in need of a transplant.
A Place at the Table has raised about $80,000 through fundraisers and monthly pop-up cafes where customers can try out the pay-what-you-can model in some Raleigh restaurants. The group is looking for space in downtown Raleigh.
Hannah Moyles, who graduated as valedictorian of what was then Wake Forest-Rolesville High School in 2013, got accepted to Duke University. She transferred to Wake Tech to study culinary arts, and she says being happy is more important than making a lot of money and meeting others’ expectations.
Sanderson senior linebacker Jesse Williams broke free to block a third-quarter Fuquay-Varina punt and Max Webster scored on the recovery from 24 yards out to lift the 25th-ranked Spartans to a 7-0 road upset.
Police in Raleigh on Thursday arrested a 68-year-old man on 16 felony charges of second-degree sexual exploitation of a minor, saying he had computer files that contained pictures and a video of young girls.