Town faces setbacks on community projects, has to spend more Despite setbacks, the town board will go forward with two major projects in Fuquay-Varina. Town manager Jon Barlow requested additional funding for the dog park and the Falcon Park shelter renovation Monday night at the board meeting.
Originally, the town planned to have staff perform all of the work on the dog park, which will be located at 110 Woodland Drive. The budget was set for $32,000 to put up fencing, place benches and create a par...
2-town triathlon to raise funds for Polio Plus The Rotary Club of Fuquay-Varina and the Downtown Fuquay-Varina Rotary Club have collaborated to organize and offer the inaugural “Two-Town Triathlon” on June 9 at the Kraft Family YMCA. Run as “Tri the Quay” in 2009, this triathlon has changed venues and the planning committee is very excited about its partnership with the staff at the Kraft Family YMCA.
This is known as a “Sprint Triathlon,” meaning that the lengths of each leg are shorte...
Bryant joins Phi Eta Sigma Maggie Bryant, a 2012 graduate of Fuquay-Varina High School, recently was recognized by Campbell University as an inductee of the Phi Eta Sigma honor society. Bryant also was named to the Dean’s List for her first semester of freshman year.
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
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...