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The latest news and information around Wake Forest, NC. Basically, just stuff it doesn’t hurt to know.

Can You Help Transport a Disabled Veteran in May?

I received the following message from BridgeIISports and it sure seems like something we can get behind and help with. The founder Ashley Thomas says, “I need help moving 100 wounded soldiers, 50 who use wheelchairs. There are no accessible charter buses that are in existence, no public transportation available to rent, and therefore, no help. The DAV vans at …

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Wake Forest Actor Abbey Cornell a Real Local Kick Ass Movie Star

By most common observations the 4′ 4″ Abigail Cornell is just another cute Wake Forest resident. But what most people don’t know is that not only is she an actor with credits already but also an excellent academic student who can kick your ass with her Tae Kwon Do black belt skills. If I needed a little innocent looking street …

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Tragic Loss of Two Boston Firefighters Hurts Many

On Wednesday a massive 9-alarm fire took off in Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood. Strong winds turbocharged the fire and lead to a massive inferno that spread faster than one experienced firefighter said he had seen at any time in his 30 years with the department. The Boston Fire Department reported winds gusting in the 40-45 MPH range were present while …

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Most Disturbing Political Castration Campaign Ad of 2014

Well there is a unique video to sell yourself as a politician. She completely nailed the castration segment of independent voters. Talk about swing voters. Put your political affiliations aside for the moment, does the fact Joni Ernst grew up castrating hogs on an Iowa farm sway you to vote for her? No hanging chads there, huh?

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NC Man Arrested for Walmart Toe Sucking

Police in Lincolnton, NC have made an arrest in the Walmart toe sucking incident. Michael A. Brown is alleged to have assisted women in trying on shoes at Walmart before making his move and plunging their toes into his mouth. He allegedly told the women he was a podiatry student and he managed to convince at least one woman to …

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Charlotte Mayor Cannon an Official Douche

Charlotte Mayor, Patrick DeAngelo Cannon, was arrested today by FBI agents for alleged violations of federal public corruption laws, announced Anne M. Tompkins, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina. The federal criminal complaint filed in U.S. District Court, charges Cannon, 47, of Charlotte, with theft and bribery concerning programs receiving federal funds, honest services wire fraud and …

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Help Deal With Grief With Good Food

The Shore Grief Center is holding a new fundraising event this year – a “Comfort Food Cook Off!” It will be held on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at The Cotton Company Event Space located at 306 S. White St. in downtown Wake Forest. The event starts at 6:00 pm with food being served until 8:00. Local restaurants will prepare their …

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WaFo GenHo Scheduled to Open for Specialized ED Care in Wake Forest

The Town of Wake Forest has been working aggressively to attract new business to our area since the cancellation of the Wake Forest International Airport project. After reading our recent story on how the Granville Health System has been growing, locals have decided opening Wake Forest General Hospital, to be cockily known as WaFo GenHo, is a smart move. But …

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