Early Morning Fire Brings Together Many Departments

At 4 AM on this frigid winter Saturday morning, Wake Forest Fire Department and many other departments were called to 1000 Streeter Lane in Raleigh for a structure fire. Other departments called to the scene included Stony Hill Fire Department, Wake New Hope Fire Department, Durham Highway Fire Department, and Bay Leaf Fire Department. [googlemap … Read more

Youngsville Fire Department Asst. Chief Fields to be Laid to Rest Saturday

The loss of a loved one is so much pain it is hard to put into words. But that is exactly what members of the Youngsville Fire Department are feeling right now. The public is invited to honor this fallen firefighter. Details are below. On December 25th their beloved Assistant Chief Jeff Fields died suddenly … Read more

Dryer Vent Probably Started Unexpected Fire

This afternoon a most unfortunate alleged dryer accident ignited a house in Wake Forest at 1040 Bear Hollow Road. Located at the end of a dirt road that wound back through the thick trees, the fire trucks, Wake EMS and Wake County Sheriff’s office managed to wind their way in. [googlemap src=”https://maps.google.com/maps?client=safari&oe=UTF-8&q=1040+Bear+Hollow+Road,+Wake+Forest&ie=UTF-8&hq=&hnear=0x89ac55b3afa9d615:0x5286b72d5c129235,1040+Bear+Hollow+Rd,+Wake+Forest,+NC+27587&gl=us&ei=v5q8UofuKpOrsQTu5oHgBw&ved=0CC4Q8gEwAA” ] The Channel … Read more

More Strangers Meet at Ale House Ramp

Earlier this month we covered an accidental threesome at the Carolina Ale House and this afternoon two more strangers met at the same spot. It seems the entrance ramp onto Capital Blvd headed south is a bit problematic for some. Just the other day we found ourselves the likely participant in an errant merge at … Read more

Truck Driver Has Erection and Falls Over in Wake Forest

Thanks to an awesome Facebook reader we learned of a truck accident today between Purnell Road and Jenkins Road on Capital Blvd. Traffic was snarled as people gawked at the big truck laying on its side. What, you’ve never seen a huge truck fall over? Okay, we’ll give you the fact it’s not something we … Read more

URGENT: Missing Wake Forest Girl. Police Need Your Help.

UPDATE: The girl was found. Never mind, but thanks. Wake Forest Police and Wake Forest Fire Department are currently searching for a missing 16 year-old girl. Her first name is LaDaeshia. She was last seen at Kohl’s on Capital Blvd wearing a pink shirt, black jacket, dark pants, and lime green shoes. She went missing … Read more

Wake Forest Boy Got Some Splaining to Do

Thankfully 12-year-old Chris Collins was located early this morning after he wandered off around 8:30 PM from a recital at the Wake Forest Renaissance Center last night. Official reports listed his ADHD as a contributing factor in his disappearance. The parking lot at the Wake Forest Renaissance Center is well lit at night and it … Read more

Dollar General is Burning Down in Rolesville, NC

Come to think of it, the guys should have gone in to shop while they were waiting.

Well that’s what we were led to believe when the call went out this morning for a commercial structure fire in Rolesville. It sure sounded serious. But since we were there and figured the good people at the Rolesville Fire Department don’t get enough love and exposure, we thought we’d share the event with you. … Read more

N. White Street Structure Fire Wakes Town Up

Smoke, haze, and fire all welcome arriving fire departments.

Around 8:30 AM this morning an old house caught fire on N. White Street in downtown Wake Forest. The property, owned by Babar Rehman & Aziz Ur is listed as being built in 1901. The call went out for multiple units to respond. You can listen to the call below. Equipment dispatched included Wake Forest … Read more