Trudy Mackay’s office has on display a painting of a fruit fly, another one sculpted out of wire, and a magnified image of one with a leg laid across the bottom of its face, in a pose reminiscent of “The Thinker.”
VIDEO: Watch a timelapse as thousands of runners converge on the Krispy Kreme story on Person Street in Raleigh on Saturday morning, Feb. 6, 2016. The runners were participating in the 12th annual Krispy Kreme Challenge, a yearly charity race. Runners travel 2.5 miles to the Krispy Kreme store, eat a dozen doughnuts, and then run 2.5 miles back to the start.
An 18-year-old Raleigh man who police said admitting having had eight or nine beers at a friend’s home was charged early Friday with driving while impaired after a crash in which a Wake County man was critically injured.
Law enforcement agencies Thursday raided a house west of Apex that they said they believed was a methamphetamine-manufacturing facility, and they charged four people from Wake and Johnston counties with possessing the drug and materials used to make it.