Barbecue fundraiser makes dent in Relay goal The rain stopped, the trees were in full bloom and downtown was the hub of activity on April 12 with the En Plein Air Paint-off, Cruise-In and Spring into Arts events. Hundreds of people experienced Downtown at its finest and many were delighted with the opportunity to eat barbecue at the Team Fuquay-Varina Relay for Life Barbecue Fundraiser.
The Team raised more than $500 in their first barbecue effort.
Here’s your second chance to eat b...
Teens talking about Teen Day Fuquay What are teens in town talking about this week? Teen Day Fuquay, of course.
Teens at local schools including Fuquay-Varina High School, Fuquay-Varina Middle School, Southern Wake Academy and West Lake Middle School received bookmarks inviting them to the third annual Teen Day Fuquay, an alcohol and distracted driving awareness program at South Park on May 4.
In the past two years, the program, hosted by the Fuquay-Varina Police Department...
Fuquay-Varina Middle School 3rd quarter honor roll Sixth grade A Honor Roll Cierra Baker, Ashley Barnett, Dakota Beavers, Shelby Carroll, Annalisa Casar, Rhyann Clarke, Rebekah Clayton, Natalee Cols, Jordan Corbin, Colleen Dela Cruz, Madison Gilliam-Copas, Jennifer Gonzalez Vazquez, Jordyn Greenstein, Jared Griffith, Jacob Grimes, Emma Hodgson, Owen Hudock, Sebastian Karpf, Madison Kidd, George Kirkman, Nuhamin Kumera, Alicia Latham, Dylan Marshall, Julietta Massaro, Megan Matusie, Nolan M...
FVHS combines learning, fun in science night More than 300 people attended a fun night filled with science as Fuquay-Varina High School on April 18 as school officials celebrated the seventh annual Fuquay-Varina Science Night.
Those who attended the event learned about meteorology, geology, the anatomy of a sheep eye and had the opportunity to talk to the Carolina Tiger Rescue volunteers.
Meteorologist Aimee Wilmoth from WRAL-TV was a first time presenter at Science Night. Retired F...
Stephanie Eaton Harvie Staff WriterFuquay Varina Independent
Police Reports Nov. 25-Dec. 1
Lynn Louise Rench, 22, of Fuquay-Varina was arrested Nov. 25 on a driving while impaired charge.
Carmen Delisha Heggie, 23, of Holly Springs was arrested Nov. 25 on a ...
Police reports Feb. 12-18
Charles Thomas Mangum, 76, of Fuquay-Varina was arrested Feb. 12 on breaking and entering of a residence, larceny, and larceny after breaking and entering charges.
Police reports Feb. 5-11
An arrest was made in a Feb. 5 incident reported off Broad St. allegedly involving possession of less than a half ounce of marijuana.
Timothy Michael Duggan, 36, of Fuqua...
Police reports Dec. 21-31
Michael Anthony Beckwith, 54, of Fuquay-Varina was arrested Dec. 24 on assault on a female and possessing or concealing equipment or paraphernalia charges.
An arrest was...
Police Reports Nov. 13-19
Arrests Vickie Belinda Nealy, 45, of Proctorville was arrested Nov. 14 on a larceny charge.
Ashlee Brooke Selin, 26, of Willow Spring was arrested Nov. 17 on an embezzlement ch...