3rd-generation business mixes flora, food this spring Fairview Garden Center got its start almost 40 years ago through Jo Ann Dewar’s interest in gardening.
Fairview is situated on 13 acres that was once the Dewar family farm. Back in the early 70s, Dewar’s husband bought her several greenhouses where she could indulge her passion for growing things. She began growing plants in coffee cans that she sold to the Winn-Dixie grocery chain. At 81, Jo Ann still works in the business on a daily basis...
Nancy Catrine Holly Springs Sun EditorFuquay Varina Independent
Easter 2013 services Bazzel Creek Missionary Baptist Church Bazzel Creek Missionary Baptist Church presents “No Greater Love,” an Easter production, on March 30 at 5 p.m. The 30 cast members have been preparing since February under the direction of Shirley Williams McClain. The church also will have an Easter morning Sunrise Service on Sunday, March 31, at 6:30 a.m. with Rev. Reginald Lowery of First Baptist Church – Fuquay-Varina as the speaker. Morning worsh...
Lions prepare for annual golf tournament in April Members of the Fuquay-Varina Lions Club are busy contacting businesses and individuals promoting their 17th Annual Golf Tournament.
The tournament will be held at Bentwinds Country Club on Monday April 15, and will be a Captain’s choice with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Prizes for winning teams will be gift certificates to any business that is a member of the F-V Chamber of Commerce. John Heister Chevrolet will donate a new automobile to a...
Easter story comes to life at FVUMC during Holy Week The tradition of prayer, song, liturgy, music will all be represented at Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church this Easter – and there will be more. This year all events surrounding this traditional worship experience will reflect the powerful story of Jesus’ death and resurrection.
Along with the church’s three Palm Sunday services on March 24, the day’s celebrations will include a Palm Sunday Celebration for Children from 3:45 to 6 p.m. E...
Pam Naugle Contributing 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...