Senior Center This Week

Remember to circle May 18 on your calendar for something called the Scam Jam Event at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosted by Resources for Seniors and the senior center, Triangle Family Services, the Renaissance Centre and the Town of Wake Forest. Note: You will find out about it and how to… Click here to read the full Wake Forest …

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Lawmakers Cut Size of Court of Appeals Despite Veto

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By Matthew Burns Raleigh, N.C. — For the second time this week, lawmakers have overridden a gubernatorial veto, this time reducing the size of the Court of Appeals. Lawmakers recently approved legislation that would reduce the court from 15 judges to 12 in the next couple of years as three judges hit the mandatory retirement age. Gov. Roy Cooper vetoed …

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Debt Collectors Flip Middle Finger at Department of Education

Previously I wrote Trump Department of Education Operating Beyond Logic on FFEL Collection Fee Change. This was about how the current Department of Education was rolling back protections that would allow them to charge a 16% collection fee on day one of a federal student loan default. That ability was eliminated in 2015 by the Obama Department of Education. In …

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ASST STORE MGR – Job Opening

Title: ASST STORE MGR Company: Dollar General Description: Assist in ensuring the financial integrity of the store through strict cashier accountability, key control, and adherence to company security practices and cash… More or Apply Location: Youngsville, NC

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Storm Drops 7+ Inches of Rain

The unnamed storm over the weekend and Monday dropped something over 7 inches of rain on Wake Forest though some rain gauges may have recorded even more. The Town of Wake Forest issued bulletins throughout the weekend, listing roads and streets where flooding could be expected and closing all th… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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Children’s Choir Spring Concert on May 2

The Wake Forest Children’s Choir is inviting area residents to a special spring concert, “O, Colored Earth,” on Tuesday, May 2, at 6 p.m. The performance will take place at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts, 405 S. Brooks St. Comprised of children of all racial, cultural, religious… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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LEAD SALES ASSOCIATE-PT – Job Opening

Title: LEAD SALES ASSOCIATE-PT Company: Dollar General Description: Operate cash register and flatbed scanner to itemize and total customer’s purchase; Clean front end of store and help set up sidewalk displays…. More or Apply Location: Wake Forest, NC

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News About the Chamber

There are still a few openings for volunteers for Meet in the Street on May 6. Can you help out for a few hours? The areas where volunteers are most needed are vendor unloading from 6 to 8 a.m., handicapped parking monitor with various shifts from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., street anchor with various shi… Click here to read …

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Police Body Cameras Still Sensitive Topic for Lawmakers

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By Matthew Burns Raleigh, N.C. — Less than seven months after a state law restricting the release of footage from police body and dashboard cameras took effect, lawmakers once again engaged in a heated debate Thursday over who should have access to those videos. Rep. John Faircloth, R-Guilford, who sponsored the original body camera law, which requires a court order …

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LEAD SALES ASSOCIATE-PT – Job Opening

Title: LEAD SALES ASSOCIATE-PT Company: Dollar General Description: Operate cash register and flatbed scanner to itemize and total customer’s purchase; Clean front end of store and help set up sidewalk displays…. More or Apply Location: Youngsville, NC

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