Ohhhhh Crappppp – Capital and I-540 – WFFD Engine 5

In what appeared to be a self-inflicted accident, a driver in the very early Saturday morning hours managed to drive / slide off the entrance ramp to I-540 westbound from Capital Blvd headed south. You can listen to the emergency dispatch call below for Wake Forest Engine 5 and New Hope. Following our guiding rule … Read more

Hammer and Nail Accident at Lowe’s

This afternoon an emergency call went out about an accident with injuries at the intersection of Galaxy Drive and Rt 98. You can listen to the emergency dispatch call below. In the theme of Lowe’s, this is what we like to call a hammer and nail accident. It looks like the Buick SUV got nailed … Read more

Wake Forest Po-Po: Identify These Dudes, Win Lunch With Mariah Carey

Wake Forest Police don’t have a clue who these dudes are so they are crowdsourcing this identification. WFPD wants to know, “who they be” from the surveillance camera images. We’ve provided our best guesses but please give WFPD a bell at 919-435-9610 if you know. The guys are wanted for questioning in connection with an … Read more

Arnold Palmer Wake Forest University Celebration Makes Us Sad

We are kind of feeling a bit cheated. Yes, Wake Forest University, which began in our beautiful little town and then split and took the name, got all the glamour of a recent Arnold Palmer celebration in Winston-Salem. And what’s with that name, Winston-Salem. Can’t make up your mind? Winston-Salem University not good enough for … Read more

The Wrath of Traffic – Rogers / Forestville

This afternoon around 3 pm two unfortunate Wake Forest drivers became suddenly introduced at the intersection of Rogers Road and Forestville Road. You can hear the emergency call below that was dispatched. We will have to wait a couple of days for the official accident report but from the look of it the white car … Read more

Wake Forest Mayor Jones, Not Responsive? Let Them Eat Cake.

Recently we published a look at the Wake Forest race for Mayor, here. In that article, challenger Bill Randal made the statement the Town of Wake Forest under the guidance of Mayor Jones has been less responsive to citizens. As an example he told us “I believe that the local government could be MORE responsive … Read more

Wake Forest Mayoral Race, Quirky and Interesting

On November 5th Wake Forest Town residents will have another turn to poorly show up to vote for Wake Forest Mayor. However here is an idea, maybe we should hold the election at the Hardee’s drive through in town. You could vote and get a breakfast sandwich at the same time. That would help turn … Read more