Wake Forest Kidnappers Involved in Georgia Murder

Reports out of Georgia state two of the people involved in the screwed-up kidnapping our local Wake Forest resident Frank Janssen. The Telegraph is reporting that in a slaying of a man by four at a Murphy Oil gas station in Warner Robins, Georgia, two were involved in the Wake Forest kidnapping. Below is a report from just after the …

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Blessed Driver Misses the Worst of It on Dr. Calvin Jones

At about twenty after noon today while cars were turning left from Heritage Lake Road onto Dr. Calvin Jones (98) witnesses said the driver of the lighter colored Toyota Camry was traveling into Wake Forest on Dr. Calvin Jones and allegedly ran the red light and struck another car. The driver of the red Kia told me she felt “blessed.” …

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Nasty Franklin Accident Calls Out Bunn Fire Department

On my way back from Louisburg Sunday afternoon there was a nasty accident on the edge of Franklin County. I’m not quite sure what the area is called but it was on NC 98. Witnesses said the driver of the car below was heading west on 98 and making a left turn into the neighborhood on Kent Street when the …

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Wake Forest High School From the Air and Fireworks Information

I was out prepping for shooting aerial footage of the upcoming Wake Forest July 4th fireworks which will launch on July 3rd. I captured a couple of nice images of Wake Forest High School during my recon flight that I thought I’d share. Don’t miss out on the fun and good times to be had this week at the Fireworks …

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Want to Know What’s Cool About Getting Busted for DWI

On Friday night a number of police departments came on over for a bit of Wake Forest hospitality and stopped traffic at the intersection of Capital Boulevard and Purnell Road for a “let’s take a look check.” Some of the departments included the State Highway Patrol, Holly Springs, Garner, Cary, and of course our beloved Wake Forest Police Department. And …

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Sad Accident Death to Report on New Falls of Neuse Road

Yesterday on my way to cover a different accident I stumbled across an accident that had already occurred and wrote about it, here. I’m very sad to report the Raleigh Police Department have just announced one of the drivers involved in the accident has died. A 71-year-old female, Jayne Fischman Lowy, was transported to WakeMed for treatment of injuries. Lowy …

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Listen to Raleigh Carjacking 911 Calls

At 9:10 p.m. yesterday, Raleigh Police Department officers responded to a report of an apparent attempted carjacking in the 6200 block of Rock Quarry Road. The victims reported that a suspect approached their vehicle and attempted to enter it as they were leaving a shopping center. Other individuals, who were believed to be additional suspects, were nearby at the time. …

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How Did We Not Die as Kids at Camp Low Expectations

I just drove past the sign below for the Wake Forest YMCA camp and it made me chuckle. You see I’m of an entirely different generation, the intermediate one. At 54 I fall between my parents and grandparents (80 – dead) who had to walk a mile in snow to get to school and the digital kids of today. I’ll …

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Seminary to Extinguish Giant Cigarette

According to the Wake Forest Gazette the Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary will be soon removing the giant cigarette effigy that seems to have been left behind when the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation won the original Wake Forest College in a strip poker tournament in 1946. It took till 1956 for the school to finally explain what happened that night and …

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