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Tyler Run Park Basketball Court Closed for Reconstruction

The basketball court in Tyler Run Park at 830 Pineview Drive has been temporarily closed for reconstruction. The court is being enlarged to make it regulation high school size with a new surface, benches and handicapped accessible. The work should be complete in early September. For more informa… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story Read More »

Calendar

*The Wake Forest Farmers Market has moved to the town employees’ parking lot on Taylor Street behind town hall. The market will be open this Saturday, July 14, from 8 a.m. to noon, and local farmers and artisans will have meats, seasonal vegetables, bread, baked good and other local wares for sal… Click here to read the full Wake Forest ... Read More »

Sleeping Booty Headlining Friday Night’s FNOW

Sleeping Booty will be the band for this Friday’s Friday Night on White from 6 to 9 p.m. presented by South White Brewing Company. The remaining 2018 concerts will feature Big Love on Aug. 10 and Crush on Sept. 14. Food and refreshments will be available for purchase at several downtown restaura… Click here to read the full Wake Forest ... Read More »

Just a Little History: Fire at the W.W. Holding Cotton Company

There really was a cotton company long before the Cotton Company market place on South White Street. Called the W.W. Holding Cotton Company it was begun by William Willis Holding and carried on by his son, W.W. Holding II (referred to locally as Big Bill), and grandsons, W.W. Holding III (Little … Click here to read the full Wake Forest ... Read More »

News About the Chamber

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Clubs and Organizations

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Strangers Rescue Trapped Mail Carrier

By Carol Pelosi, editor It’s not a good thing when you look up to see a sideways small mail truck flying through the air in front of your car. We were driving on Durham Road next to Paschal Golf Course early Saturday afternoon on our way to Patty Ray’s funeral when the mail truck flew in front … Click here ... Read More »

WFPD Lists the Top Three High-Risk Intersections

The Wake Forest Police Department recently announced the top three high-risk intersections in Wake Forest based on the number of accidents that occurred in these areas during the 2017-18 fiscal year: * Capital Boulevard (US 1)/Agora Drive/Wake Union Church Road – 55 accidents * Capital Boulevar… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story Read More »

Obituaries

Frederick J. Martin Raleigh Frederick J. Martin, 90, of Raleigh passed away Sunday, July 1, 2018. He was born March 22, 1928 in Chazy, New York, a son of the late Floyd and Mary (LaPoint) Martin. A funeral mass was held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 6, 2018, at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church… Click here to read the full Wake Forest ... Read More »