American Legion Post 187 school supply drive a success

Schools supplies donated to the American Legion Post 187 will be delivered to Ft. Bragg local schools.
PHOTOS | AMERICAN LEGION POST 187

FROM WSJSTAFF REPORTS

School supplies collected by American Legion Post 187 are packed and ready for deployment. 

“The school supplies drive for children of the soldiers of the Wounded Warrior Battalion at Ft. Bragg was an incredible success,” said American Legion Post 187 representative Pete Lambert. 

The donated school supplies were sorted and boxed and will be transported to Ft. Bragg’s local schools. 

The drive started June 29 and ended Aug. 3.


“We are the primary source for them to obtain school supplies for children of their low income soldiers and the children of those deployed,” said Lambert. 

(Visited 57 times, 1 visits today)

Wake Forest man charged with woman’s murder

FROM WSJSTAFF REPORTS John Charles Farley, of Wake Forest, was arrested Monday after a woman died from injuries she suffered last month, authorities said. Farley, 51, was charged with murder in the death of Stephanie Farley. Police didn’t disclose how the two’s relationship.  Authorities said police went to John Farley’s home on Hampton Chase Court […]

0 comments

Walter E. Cole, American Legion Annual Legionnaire Golf Tournament:

 The fourth annual Post 187 Legionnaire Golf Tournament is now history. The Brevofield Links were in great shape as reported by the Tournament Directors. Calling all the participants to the Tee Boxes at the start of the tournament; we were honored to have Mayor Vivian Jones. Winning the top award for the best overall score was the […]

0 comments

COVID-19 claims outdoor Town events through March 2021

From WSJSTAFF Reports In response to state restrictions on outdoor gatherings, the Board of Commissioners agreed Tuesday to suspend through March 2021 all Town-sponsored events that draw large crowds. As a result, the Lighting of Wake Forest will join Friday Night on White, the Fireworks Spectacular and a host of other 2020 events impacted by […]

0 comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.