Southwest Wake: Community

Notables: July 14

Police officer promoted

Fuquay-Varina Police Officer David Taylor was promoted to the rank of police sergeant. He has worked with the Fuquay-Varina Police Department since 2007, and he serves as a field training officer and the senior officer for his squad.

Apex resident earns Eagle Scout rank

Benjamin Dallas recently earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest achievement in Boy Scouts, as a member of Troop 316. He led a group of people to build a picnic table for his neighborhood pool area. He is a graduate of Apex High School and plans to attend UNC-Wilmington in the fall. He is the son of Greg and Mary Beth Dallas.