The public will have its first chance this week to comment officially on a Wake County school budget proposal that includes a request for $48.3 million more in local funding. Here are some questions and answers about the budget proposal.
Kayla Holder finished third among the women who ran the Rock ’n’ Roll half marathon in Raleigh earlier this month, crossing the finish line in one hour and 24 minutes. The day before the race, the 17-year-old was the fastest runner in the 2-mile event at the Wake County high school track and field championships.
The Oakwood Inn Bed & Breakfast will see its last guest on June 1, according to owner Doris Jurkiewicz. Business has plummeted since local homeowners began renting out rooms on the Airbnb service, she said.
When members of Soapstone United Methodist Church in Raleigh decided to make a difference in the lives of children, they found an opportunity close by. Less than 5 miles from their church is Baileywick Road Elementary School, the perfect partner for a special mission outreach.
The 1991 film “Double Impact” came out well before Wake Christian junior Brandon Stephens was born, but the title perfectly describes the role he played during the Bulldogs’ 3-1 win over Ravenscroft in Friday’s conclusion of a three-game Triangle Independent Schools Athletic Conference series.