By JAY LAMM | firstname.lastname@example.org
No more “getting it your way,” Burger King has pulled out of the Wake Forest Walmart.
Domino’s Pizza is replacing the hamburger chain in the spot near the grocery section entrance of the big box store retailer.
“They won’t make it. We want breakfast and coffee,” said an upset Walmart greeter.
“It just doesn’t make sense putting a pizza place in a Walmart.”
No opening date has been scheduled for the Domino’s to open.
From WSJ Staff Reports Town Manager Kip Padgett presented the Fiscal Year 2021-22 budget to the Board of Commissioners for consideration on Tuesday, May 4. Designed to reflect the goals and strategies outlined in the Town’s strategic plan, the budget will serve as the financial and spending plan for the period and, once adopted, authorize resources and establish […]
The Town of Wake Forest will temporarily reduce to one lane with intermittent two-way traffic a portion of Durham Road/NC-98 in the vicinity of Oakwood Drive on Thursday, May 6, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. The temporary closure is necessary to allow Wake Forest Power tree crews to prune tree limbs and branches around overhead power lines. Signage […]
Update to earlier article: From WSJ Staff Reports Three people were injured in a car crash that closed part of South Main Street in Wake Forest Monday afternoon, officials say. A U.S. Postal Service truck was one of the three vehicles involved in the crash. The injured were taken to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening […]
Fred Smith Company, a contractor working on the Ligon Mill Road Operational Improvements Project (LMROIP), will implement a traffic shift along Ligon Mill Road between South Main Street/US 1A and the entrance to Walmart on Tuesday, May 4. Traffic will be shifted to the newly widened portion of the roadway to allow crews to work on the […]
From WSJ Staff Reports During a April 28 press conference, Governor Roy Cooper and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy K. Cohen, M.D. gave an update on the state’s current data, trends and vaccination progress. As the state’s metrics and key indicators remain stable, Governor Cooper also signed an Executive Order […]
Fred Smith Company, a contractor working on the Ligon Mill Road Operational Improvements Project (LMROIP), will temporarily reduce from two lanes to one lane a portion of southbound South Main Street/US 1A in the vicinity of the Ligon Mill Road intersection Friday, April 30, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The temporary lane closure is necessary to allow crews […]
From WSJ Staff Reports The Wake Forest Chamber of Commerce will have a ribbon cutting May 5 at 5:30 p.m. for the grand opening of Raleigh Radiology’s new Wake Forest location, 11640 Northpark Drive, Suite 110. From 5:00 – 6:30 pm, Raleigh Radiology will host an open house with tours, sweets, and more. Due to […]
From WSJ Staff Reports The Garden at Portridge will have a plant sale at 225 May Rd., Louisburg, Saturday, May 8 at 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. (Visited 33 times, 1 visits today) Share via: 0 Shares Facebook Twitter Email Copy Link Print More
From WSJ Staff Reports Members of the Walter E. Cole American Legion Post 187 along with a preselected Wake Forest Boy Scout Troop will conduct an official Flag Retirement ceremony Saturday May 15, 2021 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at their residence 225 East Holding Avenue, Wake Forest. The ceremony is conducted several times a year to officially […]
From WSJ Staff Reports The Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting celebration on Wednesday, April 28, for Elemental Acupuncture Center, located at 1984 S. Main Street in Wake Forest. Dr. Alise Beccaria cut the red ribbon and shared that her goal is to empower her patients with education and the integration of […]