Wake County Newswire (Page 7)

Wake County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wake County, NC. (Page 7)

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  1. The Wake County Register of Deeds Office Is Now Missing $900KRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Independent Weekly

    The latest chapter in the story of the troubled office, from which erstwhile Register of Deeds Laura Riddick retired in March, shows that more than $1,000 a day went missing on more than two hundred days in 2014, with the largest single daily amount of $5,384.45 disappearing on May 9. County manager Jim Hartmann's office made the audit available Friday following a records request by The News & Observer . Previous accountings, which showed more than $600,000 missing in 2015 and 2016, only began after Hartmann and Wake County District Attorney Lorrin Freeman announced in March that the State Bureau of Investigation would investigate the office.

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  2. If Wake County Doesn't Have Extra Money for Schools, Should It ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Independent Weekly

    Inset: the Crooked Creek clubhouse. Photos by Thomas Goldsmith Wake County leaders are at odds over whether it's a good deal for taxpayers to make a county park out of the failed Crooked Creek Golf Course in Fuquay-Varina.

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  3. Tip of the IcebergRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Independent Weekly

    ... transit just because they now live in a bigger house!" Readers have also been perturbed by our coverage of the Wake County Register of Deeds office, which seems to have, er, misplaced some $900,000 (at least) over the last three years. "It's amazing ...

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  4. Elizabeth Holland v. Donnie Harrison Obi Umesi Tonya Minggia the Ohio Casualty Insurance CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    ELIZABETH HOLLAND, Plaintiff, v. DONNIE HARRISON, in his official capacity as Wake County Sheriff, OBI UMESI, in his individual capacity, TONYA MINGGIA, in her individual capacity, and THE OHIO CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANY, Defendants.

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  5. County Officials to Meet With School Board on Construction FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | The Pilot

    ... hire a private contractor. Adams, who said he was the largest private homebuilder in the state when he worked in Wake County for 14 years, contacted the N.C. Licensing Board for General Contractors to check on the legality and learned that Wake and ...

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  6. North Carolina Legal Aid Gets Cut Again, It's Unclear WhyRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2017 | US News & World Report

    ... Moore's office "would have the details on those provisions," senior budget chairman Rep. Nelson Dollar of Wake County said when asked about the origin of the cuts. Moore spokesman Joseph Kyzer told The Associated Press that Moore had no comment. ...

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  7. Theatre Raleigh Hosts the Secret Garden to Support Haven HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... House Services was founded in 1973 to provide community-based services to at-risk youth and their families in Wake County. Haven House Services grew out of an incident in 1972 that illuminated the gaps in services for struggling young people in the ...

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  8. Exaggeration Wona t Stop School ChoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... one out of five North Carolina children were educated in settings other than district-run public schools. In Wake County and some other urban areas, the percentage was even higher. What does this mean? To opponents of parental choice in education, ...

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  9. Cary Commercial Auto Insurance Quotes and Assistance Available from Capital City InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | PR Log

    ... Insurance: Capital City Insurance is an independent, full service insurance agency serving clients in and around Wake County, NC. Those in Raleigh, Cary, and other Wake County locations in need of quality car insurance, homeowner's insurance, ...

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  10. John Hood: Exaggeration won't stop school choiceRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2017 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    During the 2016-17 academic year, nearly one out of five North Carolina children were educated in settings other than district-run public schools. In Wake County and some other urban areas, the percentage was even higher.

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  11. Body pulled from Falls Lake - 5:48 pm updated:Read the original story

    Jul 29, 2017 | The Robesonian

    Local media outlets report the body was found in Falls Lake north of Raleigh about 9:45 a.m. Saturday. The Wake County Sheriff's Office say the person recovered is 23-year-old Emmanuel Diaz Juarez of Raleigh.

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  12. Authorities searching lake for struggling swimmer find body RALEIGH,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... body was found in Falls Lake north of Raleigh about 9:45 a.m. Saturday. The body has not been identified. The Wake County Sheriff's Office received a call about 5 p.m. Friday about a struggling male swimmer. But teams could not find anyone and the ...

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  13. Authorities recover body of 23-year-old Raleigh man in Falls LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | WRAL.com

    Wake County sheriff Donnie Harrison said visitors reported seeing a male swimmer in distress shortly after 5 p.m. on Friday. Teams searched but never found anyone, and eventually suspended the search Friday night due to lightning in the area.

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  14. Latest Probe Brings Total of Missing Money to $900,000 at Wake Register of Deeds OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Independent Weekly

    ... which showed more than $600,000 missing in 2015 and 2016, only began after County Manager Jim Hartmann and Wake County District Attorney General Lorrin Freeman announced in March that the SBI would investigate the office. Freeman and Hartmann said ...

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  15. Wells Fargo Donates $500,000 for Raleigh-Durham Revitalization EffortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Business Wire

    Identified in collaboration with Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane and Durham Mayor William Bell, the Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT local initiative grants will provide support for economic and workforce development, youth programs and neighborhood beautification. The five local nonprofits have a history of success and the key services and assistance funded by the grants will offer meaningful opportunities to improve the lives of our citizens and broader community."

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  16. Exaggeration won't stop school choiceRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2017 | Lincoln Times-News

    During the 2016-17 academic year, nearly one out of five North Carolina children were educated in settings other than district-run public schools. In Wake County and some other urban areas, the percentage was even higher.

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  17. Wake Forest kidnapping, rape suspect arrested, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | WRAL.com

    Kennedy Marquez Beltran, 19, was found and arrested on Thursday evening, according to the Wake Forest officials. Beltran was being held in the Wake County Detention Center.

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  18. Hood: Exaggeration won't stop school choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Daily Dispatch

    During the 2016-17 academic year, nearly one out of five North Carolina children were educated in settings other than district-run public schools. In Wake County and some other urban areas, the percentage was even higher.

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  19. Should Wake County Spend Up to $20 Million to Convert a Failed Fuquay-Varina Golf Course into a Park?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Independent Weekly

    Wake County leaders are at odds over whether it's a good deal for taxpayers to make a county park out of the failed Crooked Creek Golf Course in Fuquay-Varina. Proponents of converting the former course in booming south Wake feel so strongly that commissioners have received pro-park emails from as many as a thousand people. 1 comment

  20. Exaggeration won't stop school choice movementRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    During the 2016-17 academic year, nearly one out of five North Carolina children were educated in settings other than district-run public schools. In Wake County and some other urban areas, the percentage was even higher.

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