From WSJ Staff Reports
Lisa Hayes was honored for her time serving downtown Wake Forest.
The former director of Wake Forest Downtown, Inc. was thanked by her former employer with the dedication of the iconic downtown Wake Forest clock in her honor.
Hayes, who joined the Town of Wake Forest in 2012, became the town’s new strategic performance manager on Jan. 4.
Hayes was replaced as downtown development manager by Jennifer Herbert.
Herbert started her new job on Feb. 8.
Charles April (C. A.) Lloyd passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday morning, November 24, at the age of 95. C. A. was born on April 1, 1926, in Wake County and was the youngest child of eight born to Mary Magdeline “Maggie” Pearce and Leonidas “Lonnie” David Lloyd, Sr. He was given the middle name “April” because he was born on April Fool’s Day which he celebrated […]
Paula Morin Therrien, June 7, 1954 ~ June 13, 2021 Paula Morin Therrien, 67, of Wake Forest, passed away on Sunday, June 13, 2021, after a short battle with Metastatic Ovarian Cancer. She was born on June 7, 1954 in Waterbury, CT, the daughter of the late Evangeline Bluto Morin and Louis P Morin. She […]
From WSJ Staff Reports The Wake Forest Area Chamber is hosting Wake Forest Works, a Job Fair presented by Wegmans, on Wednesday, August 18 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Renaissance Centre, located at 405 S. Brooks Street in downtown Wake Forest. “Employers across the board are having difficulty hiring,” explained Corey Hutcherson, VP for the Chamber. “In […]
From WSJ Staff Reports The Wake Forest Fire Department is partnering with The Freedom Flag Foundation to host a 9/11 20th Anniversary Remembrance Ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 11, at 8:30 a.m. The occasion will take place at Fire Station #1, 420 Elm Ave. Open to the public, the ceremony will include the raising of the Freedom Flag, a display of steel […]
From WSJ Staff Reports The Wake Forest American Legion Post 187 Executive Committee approved the Post sponsoring a “Sea Scout” Ship. Sea Scouts is a program of the Boy Scouts of America for young men and women ages 14 (or 13 and are in the eighth grade) through 20. Along with Cub Scouting, Scouts BSA, and Venturing, Sea Scouts provides a […]