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  • COMMUNITY

    This Week in History: April 16

    This week in history we look back 10, 25 and 50 years at what was happening in the eastern Wake County area.

  • COMMUNITY

    Some NC farmers markets struggle to accept food stamps

    Some small or volunteer-run farmer markets in North Carolina struggle to be able to accept food stamps, while others – some thanks to government or grant support – are able to sell local produce to families on food stamps.

  • WENDELL

    Wendell farmers support food bank

    Since 2008, the Parker brothers of Gulfstream Produce have donated about 300,000 pounds of produce each year to the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina.

  • FAITH NOTES

    Faith Notes: April 16

    Rocky Cross Holiness Church will hold a revival at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, at 12524 Anderson Road, Zebulon. Visit RockyCrossHoliness.org for more information.

  • COMMUNITY NOTES

    Community Notes: April 16

    An antique farm show will be held at 9 a.m. Friday and Saturday, April 18-19, at the Norris Creek Entertainment Center, 751 Old Halifax Road, Louisburg. 2-day pass is $8. Visit ZebulonChamber.Chambermaster.com.

  • COMMUNITY

    Five Minutes With... Judy Bolin

    The state’s Big Sweep coordinator recalls how a trip to the beach 27 years ago inspired her to move to the coast and open a book store

  • NOTABLES

    Military notes: April 13

    Air Force Airman Eric R. Greco has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare...

  • COMMUNITY

    April 13 Pet of the Week: Nutmeg

    Nutmeg is a 9-year-old orange tabby who loves sitting with people.

  • FAITH NOTES

    Faith Notes: April 13

    Rocky Cross Holiness Church will hold a revival at 6 p.m. Sunday, April 13 and 7 p.m. nightly Monday, April 14 through Wednesday, April 16, at 12524 Anderson Road, Zebulon.

  • COMMUNITY NOTES

    Community Notes: April 13

    The Budget Savvy Bridal Expo will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 13, at Wake Service Events, 4301 Columbus Club Drive, Raleigh. The first 100 registered brides will be entered to win prizes including a reception package, door prizes, and a three-day, two-night getaway. Visit EventBrite.com...

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