When Texting and Motherhood Collide in a Bad Way

Regular readers will recognize that here at the Wake Forest News we like to keep things light and funny. But for a moment we are going to have to dangerously wander into more serious territory. This morning, while a passenger in a truck driving up Capital Blvd, we passed a car and could absolutely not believe what we saw. It …

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It’s Time for Wake Forest Leaf Sucking

The Town of Wake Forest is looking forward to coming by your home and sucking up your leaves from now till March 14, 2013. They added the word “loose” to the description they sent out but unless they are going to suck them off your trees, which would be freaking awesome, I think we get the idea they will be …

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Religious Rap Battle, Baptist v. Catholic, Who Wins?

Ashley U. helps teach religious history on the SEBTS campus with Bap Rap for a unique look at an otherwise general snoozer of a topic for many. Very creative. But her mad skills don’t end there. Check out the video below promoting a church in the area. Not to think we only talk about Baptist, here is a look at …

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Nuts, Knuckles, and More at the Wake Forest Farmers Market

We have a confession. Until last weekend we’ve never taken the time to visit the Wake Forest Farmers Market. That was clearly a mistake. It is freaking awesome. The part that will blow you away is how amazingly nice all the vendors are. They love to talk about the quality of their products and they should be proud of the …

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Not the Saturday Morning You Want to Have

Around 4:30 Saturday morning Wake Forest Engine 2, and one very tired Wake Forest News reporter, responded to an accident with injuries call on Capital Blvd. and S. Main Street. The good news is there was no traffic on the road and we hit all the lights green. Sweet! You can listen to the call below. The front driver side …

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The Shadow Wake Forest

Recently we did a story as a result of a reader concern posted on our “Fix It Please” page. The issue was about the perceived unsightliness of a “junkyard” that was more exposed by the modernization of Chalk Road. What was intended to be a nice deed to help a reader, turned into a shit storm on our Facebook page …

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Stadium Drive Rear Ender

On Sunday afternoon October 13, 2013 around 6 PM a couple of Wake Forest transportation devices had a most unfortunate collision on Stadium Drive. Engine 4 responded from Station 1 and took care of business on arrival. It appeared Battalion Chief Royce Fuoco, Firefighter Bobby Neal, Lieutenant William Schultz, and some other guy showed up for the party. He wasn’t …

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Awesome Wake Forest Police Charge Alleged Serial Robber

The Wake Forest Police Department has joined the party and charged a Raleigh man in connection with the October 8th armed robbery of a Wake Forest woman along the 6200 block of Ridgemount Street. Our exceptionally brilliant Wake Forest resident reportedly triggered her car alarm when she was allegedly confronted and scared off the robber who was wearing a ski …

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