Sharing Old Glory Local schools benefited from a recent gift from Modern Woodmen of the World.
District Rep. Stephen Macon presented a U.S. flag to Willow Springs Elementary School. Also, Macon presented a U.S. flag to Fuquay-Varina Middle School.
Fill the trolley It is not too late to help Century 21 Becky Medlin and Military Missions In Action fill the trolley with items to send to active duty troops in Afghanistan.
The trolley will be parked at Century 21 Becky Medlin parking lot at 407 North Judd Parkway until Monday April 8.
Items needed include food (individual and small packages of canned meats, energy and breakfast bars, nuts and sunflowers, beef jerky and water flavorings) and hygiene and ...
Local police put brakes on speeders Plenty of drivers saw flashing lights in their rearview mirrors last week as local law enforcement agencies teamed up with the Governor’s Highway Safety Program in the No Need 2 Speed campaign.
Officers cited 150 speeders at three different locations on the highway during just the first day of the campaign.
During the first day of the campaign, officers from agencies across Wake County positioned themselves at bridges on Old Reedy Creek R...
Stephanie Eaton Harvie Staff WriterFuquay Varina Independent
Packer takes reigns as new manager of Fuquay-Varina Community Library The Wake County Library System named Judy Packer on March 26 to the head librarian position at the Fuquay-Varina Community Library.
Coming from the Eva Perry Library in Apex as the youth services librarian, Packer is excited about the new job.
“The opportunity to be in charge of a small community library was one I couldn’t resist,” she said. “This is really a special place.”
Packer was a school media specialist in Wake County from 1998 ...
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...