Four defendants from Morrisville – the youngest of them just 17 – faced a judge for the first time Monday in the murder of a 16-year-old Green Hope High School student. All four were denied bail in a case police describe as a Cary drug deal gone wrong. One attorney said the case involved “a quarter bag of weed.”
A Wake County man was charged Sunday with assault after, police and witnesses said, he entered an an LGBT bar, angrily criticized the Supreme Court’s ruling legalizing same-sex marriage and then slapped the owner.
Independence Day will be celebrated all day long in Eastern Wake County, starting in Wendell in the morning and ending with fireworks at Knightdale Station Park and the Carolina Mudcats stadium at night.
The Wake County school system has been steadily reducing the number of multi-track year-round schools. Some say the reduction has endangered the multi-track program while others say there still not enough traditional-calendar seats.