Bridge dedicated to fallen hero, local woman’s grandfather For decades, Tom Buck was a highly respected and much admired man in the small town of Milton, N.C.
A longtime constable, decorated World War I veteran, father and grandfather, Buck established a reputation as a fair and honest individual who always seemed to remain calm in every situation.
Having served 25 years in law enforcement, Buck became known as a dependable and trustworthy person who was always willing to help those in need.
Shawn Daley Apex Herald EditorFuquay Varina Independent
Town engineer graduates municipal administration course Tracy Stephenson, town engineer with the Town of Fuquay-Varina, has successfully graduated from the 2012-2013 Municipal Administration Course of the School of Government, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Stephenson was one of 98 officials who graduated the course this year and is one of more than 2,900 officials who have completed the course since it began in 1954.
Stephenson is the seventh Department Head from the Town of Fuqua...
Students initiated into Phi Kappa Phi Three students form Fuquay-Varina recently were granted an achievement for being inducted into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. Bethany Irwin, Caleb Johnson and Patrick Notini joined the nearly 32,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni accepted into Phi Kappa Phi this year. Founded in 1897, Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. The Society has chapter...
Tour some of Fuquay-Varina’s oldest homes this Sunday The Fuquay Springs Questers are selling tickets for the tour of Historic Homes planned for this Sunday. Tickets are available at the Museums, from Questers or at Ashworth’s Clothing and David Anthony’s. Tickets cost is $10 per person and will entitle holders to visit 10 sites in the Historic District of Fuquay Springs.
Persons taking the tour will be especially fortunate to have as special guests at each site persons who have past associati...
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...