Wake County Newswire (Page 5)

Wake County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wake County, NC. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 2,836 in Wake County, NC

  1. Goldsboro man charged in Sneads Ferry overdose deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... Kornegay, who is also known by his alias, “Boston” is being held in pretrial confinement in the Wake County Jail, according to Vinelink. The OCSO worked with assistance from the Drug Enforcement Administration's Wilmington Resident ...

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  2. Woman used kids as 'lookouts' while stealing video games: copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | New York Post

    ... well as two misdemeanor counts of contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile. Reed was later booked into the Wake County jail, where her bail was set at $10,000. A judge later ordered her to not return to any Target location or have contact with ...

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  3. A favorite Raleigh brewery is adding another restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | HeraldSun.com

    ... to give the new spot a charitable mission, donating 5 percent of sales to local animal shelters, the SPCA of Wake County and Cause for Paws . Dogs will still be welcome in the beer garden connecting the two. Triangle breweries have long been a ...

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  4. VisionQuest's Peters tries to save home from foreclosureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | Business Journal

    ... by the restraint on his other assets." His home is part of the same property at the center of a separate Wake County lawsuit , currently working its way through the North Carolina Business Court, filed by Peters' neighbors, Eric and Sharon Harris . ...

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  5. Wake deputy defends actions in unarmed Raleigh man's beatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | WRAL.com

    - A Wake County deputy is defending his actions last month when an unarmed Raleigh man was beaten by law enforcement while being taken into custody. Deputy Cameron Broadwell and State Highway Patrol troopers Michael Blake and Tabitha Davis were ...

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  6. 'Some people' exposed to TB at Apex Friendship High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | WRAL.com

    Officials with Wake County Human Services have determined which people may have been exposed and are making sure they are properly tested and treated, the letter said. The letter said if a student needs testing or treatment, parents would be notified via an additional letter and phone call.

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  7. Raleigh's bike-sharing program now has a name. Here's what else to know about it.Read the original story

    Thursday May 24 | HeraldSun.com

    ... app and some station kiosks. The entire capital project cost $1.6 million, with the city providing $175,000 and Wake County providing $170,000 in local funding. The stations will mostly be used as charging docks for the bicycles and will include ...

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  8. How Wake's first female and Latina schools superintendent embodies the American DreamRead the original story

    Thursday May 24 | HeraldSun.com

    Cathy Moore was living the American dream long before she became both Wake County's first female schools superintendent and first Hispanic superintendent this week. Moore, whose maiden name is Quiroz, was 2 years old in the 1960s when her mother moved the family from Ecuador to America. 1 comment

  9. Tata premieres library's author series Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | The Times

    ... of his own life, which has encompassed both a military career and later that of service as superintendent for Wake County, North Carolina public schools, which includes the city of Raleigh, and that of North Carolina Secretary of Transportation. He ...

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  10. New Wake superintendent will 'dedicate' herself to taking care of studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | WRAL.com

    Cathy Moore is the county's first female and Latina school superintendent, and during her visit to Fuller Elementary on Thursday, a little boy asked her about it. "I recognize that it is a milestone, it's noteworthy, it's important," said Moore when a child politely remarked on her being the first woman to hold the position in Wake County.

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  11. She's charged with stealing $926,000, but gets a $89K pension. A bill may change that.Read the original story

    Thursday May 24 | HeraldSun.com

    A trial date is of Oct. 1, 2018 is set for Laura Riddick, the former Wake County register of deeds, Monday, April 30, 2017 at the Wake County Justice Center . Riddick is charged with charged with embezzling $926,615.

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  12. Democrat: School safety campaign issue if gun ideas ignoredRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | Education Week

    ... must act to make sure that our schools are safer and that our kids are healthier," said Sen. Jay Chaudhuri, a Wake County Democrat. Legislative Republicans have avoided gun restrictions, focusing instead during a House school safety committee on ...

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  13. New Wake superintendent answers elementary students' personal questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Moore, who will be Wake County's first female superintendent, had been the system's deputy superintendent for academic advancement since September 2011. Moore will also be the county's first Latina school superintendent.

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  14. North Carolina budget fast-track squeezes out amendmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    ... The adjustments only affect a small portion of the already approved two-year budget, said Rep. Nelson Dollar, a Wake County Republican and senior chairman of the House Appropriations Committee. ``That was obviously fully debated, fully discussed,'' ...

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  15. NC's 'alarming' disparity of black student arrests among worst in countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | WRAL.com

    ... "The disproportionality has been there and has been there for some time," said Sutton, who serves on the Wake County Board of Education. "I mean, it's been rather persistent both at the district level, across districts [and] across the state." Black ...

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  16. The North Carolina Department of Transportation has closed a bridge...Read the original story

    Thursday May 24 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... a 6.5 percent supplement, which is lower than Wilson County's 8 percent, Johnston County's 11 percent and Wake County's approximate supplement of 20 percent. Wayne County Public Schools Finance Officer Michael Hayes said, in August, that having a ...

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  17. Scouts honor Crawford as 2018 Citizen of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | Daily Dispatch

    ... of the Boy Scouts of America is made up of Vance, Franklin, Granville and Warren counties and a small portion of Wake County. The recognition they use for the George Watkins Citizen of the Year Award is known as the Lone Scout award or the R. Tait ...

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  18. The Latest: Democrats unveil "Our Carolina Promise" agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... Monday to unveil their platform for the legislative elections. House Minority Leader Darren Jackson of Wake County says voters want to know what Democrats support, not just what they oppose. He says that's why they created the "Our Carolina Promise" ...

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  19. North Carolina Democrats unveil platform for fall campaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... "People want to know what you're for, not just what you're against," House Minority Leader Darren Jackson of Wake County said at state Democratic Party headquarters. "But it's our job to tell people what we would do differently from the Republicans ...

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  20. Police: Man ran over 16-year-old who tried to steal cell phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | WRAL.com

    David Wendell Dixon, 27, was being held at the Wake County Detention Center without bond in connection with the early morning death of Monterio Devon Whitehead, 16, law enforcement officials said. Around 2 a.m., officers with the Fuquay-Varina Police Department responded to a call of a "suspicious person" at a home at 727 E. Broad St., where they found the body of the victim.

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