From WSJ Staff Reports
Congratulations to winners and participants in the Town of Wake Forest PRCR’s first Virtual Bass Fishing Tournament.
First place: Jack N., 3.53 lb bass
Second place: Frank G., 2.98 lb bass
Third place: Joyner F., 2.89 lb bass.
The tournament was held May 10-23.
Over the two-week period, local anglers could visit any public fishery in Wake or Franklin County to try and catch the biggest fish.
Fred Smith Company, a contractor working at the future Legacy at Heritage, will periodically reduce to one lane with alternating two-way traffic the portion of Heritage Lake Road from Friendship Chapel Road to Dr. Calvin Jones Highway/NC 98 Bypass Monday, May 24, through Friday, June 4, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. The periodic lane closures are […]
Starting Wednesday, June 9, the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will partner with Resources for Seniors to offer residents 55 and older free blood pressure checks and medication management classes on the second Wednesday of each month. Dr. Casey Baldwin of Resources for Seniors will conduct the blood pressure checks from 11:15 a.m.-12:15 […]
A COVID Vaccination Clinic at Friendship Chapel Baptist Church (FCBC), 237 Friendship Chapel Road, on Tuesday, June 1, from 3-7 p.m. will complement the new vaccination clinic at the Northern Regional Center (NRC) and bolster efforts to bring lifesaving COVID-19 shots to the Wake Forest community. Appointments are required and available on a first come, first served basis […]
The Northern Community Food Security Team, the Society of St. Andrew and a network of Wake County partners committed to a sustainable food future are recruiting volunteers for the 2021 Wake Forest Potato Drop. Scheduled for Saturday, June 5, in the parking lot of St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, 520 W. Holding Ave., the Potato Drop will […]
From WSJ Staff Reports American Legion Post 187 will be placing flags on veterans’ graves to honor fallen heroes Memorial Day weekend. Anyone wishing to participate is invited. Over 1,500 flags will be put in seventeen area cemeteries. If interested, meet at the American Legion building at 225 Holding Ave., Wake Forest between 8-9 a.m., […]