Wake Forest Midlife Crisis Car Show a Success

A beautiful Saturday today brought many out to view the plethora of midlife crisis classic cars on display up and down the center of historic Wake Forest. From end-to-end there were many pampered, dusted, and heavily polished works of automotive art that sure sucked up a bunch of money otherwise dedicated for a 401(k). Cameras … Read more

Youngsville Firefighter – Early Morning Hero

This morning just after 7 AM, Youngsville firefighter Terry Perry was pulling up to his friend’s house on Waiters Way in Youngsville, bringing him a bit of breakfast. Terry was just doing a nice thing for his friend Ransom Bennett who lives there. But it turns out he was about to trade in a nice … Read more

Man Burns Girlfriends Truck to Ground in Franklinton

A little before 6 AM this morning Korey was driving to work at Canyon Stone when the engine on his vehicle stopped running. He skillfully managed to pull it over into the NAPA Auto Parts store parking lot in downtown Franklinton. Korey said he started to walk over to the nearby Exxon station to call … Read more

Driver Damn Lucky to be Alive Tonight

This evening at 11:17 PM a driver of a Volvo C70 convertible, left Purnell Road at Holly Forest Rd and jumped over a ravine that looked to be ten feet deep, missing two trees in the flight. Apparently the vehicle had enough speed to continue it’s forward momentum over the deep ravine and after striking … Read more

Firefighter Brings Joy and Fulfills Wish for Three-Year-Old Boy

Last week the kind people at First-In Fire Company helped to fulfill the wish of a local Wake Forest three-year-old son, Ben. Ben’s father Michael had contacted Dwight and Crissy Jackel, after reading an article here in the Wake Forest News. Dwight and Crissy, owners of this unique fire engine rental company, wanted to help … Read more

Here is Something you Don’t Expect – Stony Hill Forklift Accident

This morning a call went out for the awesome firefighters at Stony Hill Fire Department and Wake EMS that a man had been injured in a forklift accident. This is the country, how did that happen? Well it turns out someone had said “sod it” and the sod delivery had been fairly uneventful until this … Read more