En Plein Air Paint Off pieces to be auctioned On June 1, in conjunction with Fuquay-Varina Downtown’s Celebration of the Arts, a live public auction from the recent En Plein Air Paint Off will take place under the community tent on Vance Street. The Fuquay-Varina Downtown Association encourages the public to take part in the bidding.
Each painting was produced by a North Carolina artist during the April 12th En Plein Air Paint Off. Artists had four hours each to complete a painting of ...
Community Calendar: May 22-28 Deadlines Friday by 5 p.m. is the deadline for submission of items to be submitted for the following week’s paper, and they can be faxed to 919-552-7564. E-mailed submissions go to email@example.com. The Independent asks that submissions are in sentence form, are 150 words or less and include contact information. Obituaries can be submitted by Monday at 10 a.m. directly from the funeral home.
Bible Study on the Book of John W...
American Legion t0 those who gave all this Memorial Day A tradition, which dates back more than 150 years, continues to bring veterans and families together in Fuquay-Varina. Memorial Day will be marked by displaying flags at the graves of veterans.
The Post plans to lower flags to half-staff at the town hall at 9 a.m. on Monday, May 27. Guest speakers will be Fuquay-Varina Mayor John Byrne, American Legion District 11 Commander Greg Gabry and American Legion Post 116 Commander Lee Johnson.
Woman’s Club recognizes scholarship winners Contributed
The Education Community Service Program recognized the Fuquay-Varina Woman’s Club recipients for scholarships at the final awards dinner of the year on Monday, May 13.
Pictured are Ashley Deneault, left, Allison Lyles, Ashlee Bowling and Daniel Kinton.
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...