Thursday, January 13, 2022

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. But in traditional fire dispatch …

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Santa’s Wet Ho’s Coming to Town Saturday

The Town of Wake Forest is doing its very best to deal with the wet forecast for the Christmas parade on Saturday the 14th. Sadly the forecast is looking pretty wet. Rest assured a third of the staff at Town Hall is probably hitting refresh on Weather.com every ten minutes. “Nope, still looks crappy for Saturday. Damn!” But regardless of …

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Get Alcohol Art and Free Wine This Friday

Jane Steelman Alcohol Ink Painting

Want to meet a really nice artist? Then go to the Art After Hours Reception on Friday, December 13, 2013 at 6:00 to 9:00 PM at The Cotton Company in downtown Wake Forest and get to know Jane Steelman. You can learn more about Jane, from our previous article about her. Jane also offers private art lessons so if you …

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Blue Canadian Santa Will Make You Happy. Watch Now.

These videos just made our heart sing today and we wanted to share them with you. You need to get through the talking to Santa part to discover the magic bits. WestJet, a Canadian airline, wound up making us tear up this AM. We bet those damn Canadians will bring a tear to your eye as well with their WestJet …

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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 Engine 1, Wake Forest Engine …

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Wake Forest Police Department Reveals Facts That Will Surprise You

We recently had a chance to sit down with a mostly intimidating bunch of Wake Forest Police Department staff members and talk to them candidly about the Wake Forest Police Department and discuss some issues that our Facebook friends were curious about. If you are not following us on Facebook, what is wrong with you? Without a doubt, the number …

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Wake Forest Christmas Lights Blow Our Minds

This street is lit up more than the Seminary and you'd think they'd be all over the Jesus birthday thing.

A big hat tip to reader Lynn Rast who sent us the following tip: “You must check out the massive decorations on N. Wingate and W. Cedar! We drove around last night looking at decorations in Wake Forest and this one blew our minds!!!” Well thanks to Lynn our minds are now blown as well. The folks over there have …

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Dumb Ass Wake Forest Bank Robber — Caught in Big Easy

Last night U.S. Marshals Task Force officers located and arrested Lanson Paul Stalf at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, 500 Canal St., New Orleans, LA. On Thursday, Wake Forest Police identified Stalf, 37, as the man who robbed the Wake Forest PNC Bank, 3619 Rogers Road, Wednesday. The Sheraton seems to be the perfect place for a Wake Forest, NC …

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Wake Forest Mayor Lit at Christmas Tree Party

Kids provide power to Wake Forest Christmas Tree

On Friday (December 6, 2013) Mayor Vivian Jones was caught at the Town holiday celebration where both town folk, happy kids, a whole load of children with too much energy, and picture taking parents gathered for the annual lighting of the giant Wake Forest Christmas tree erection. Somewhere in the crowd, kids were being handed glow in the dark bands …

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