Tag Archives: Christmas

PDQ Partners with the Marine to Collect Toys for Kids in Need

PDQ, which stands for People Dedicated to Quality, is partnering with the United States Marine Corps Reserve to host a Toy Drive from December 1-16 at the Wake Forest PDQ. To thank guests for their generous donation, PDQ will extend a card for a free 3-Piece Tenders, a Sandwich or Salad (no purchase necessary) to guests that contribute a new, …

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The Funniest Christmas Lawn Ornament Yet

[KGVID]https://wfncnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Big-Mouth-Bass-Christmas.mp4[/KGVID] Last night a Lowe’s, Pam was browsing through the Christmas decoration section, which is already out, and she spotted the giant Big Mouth Billy Bass inflatable. Please do me a huge favor, if you spot one of these in the front yard of anyone in Wake Forest, please stop, take a picture, and send it in. I guess this …

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Wake Forest Christmas Dinner on December 7th!

This year’s 68th annual Wake Forest Community Christmas Dinner will be held at 6:30pm on Monday, December 7th at the Forks Cafeteria on 339 S. Brooks Street. The dinner ushers in the holiday season with a comfortable southern menu of fried chicken, roast beef, bread, sides, and dessert. The invocation will be offered by the Reverend Dr. Donald Warren of …

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Bring Your Can and Come See a Live Ass for Jesus

There was a story here about the Corporate Chaplains of America hosting a live nativity with live animals, (including a camel) and it was free if you brought a canned good for admission. Someone is also going to win a two-night-stay at a Myrtle Beach hotel, as well. I’m not sure why CCA got all wadded up over the title, …

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Time to Get Your Santa Registered

Well it is time to start thinking about a Wake Forest Christmas. Just be careful though. I just realized that you can accidentally mistype Santa as Satan if your fingers get behind your brain. Last years parade was a wet mess but for those of us who showed up, it was a lot of fun. You can read about the …

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Wake Forest – Bring Out Your Dead

The Town of Wake Forest is again encouraging residents to make recycling a holiday tradition by bringing out your dead and dying, Christmas trees that is. It reminds us of the famous “Bring out your dead” part of a Monty Python movie, as shown above. The town will collect and recycle old Christmas trees from residential homes according to its …

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Super Cool Inflatable Christmas Discovery

Not many stories start like this, while out looking for a reported explosion we stumbled on the largest single collection of inflatable Christmas displays we’ve seen around Wake Forest. Now that kind of beats a boring day. This house is worth adding to your must see holiday displays in our area if you are packing up the kids and heading …

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Wake Forest Police Capture Xmas Happiness for Local Kids

Last night the annual Shop-With-A-Cop (SWAC) program rolled into Walmart. Absolutely not to be confused with SWAT. The program was birthed years ago by Wake Forest Police Detectives Kim Warren and Cindy Perry as a way for the WFPD to offer another awesome community service. For more on this fantastic program and inside details, see this story. The premise of …

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Twas the Night Before Christmas in Wake Forest (Adult Version)

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through Wake Forest Not a business was stirring, not even the florist. The stockings were hung by the gas logs with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas, or some other culturally sensitive similar facsimile, soon would be there. The children were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of The Factory danced …

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