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    This week in history we look back 10, 25 and 50 years to see what was happening in the eastern Wake County area. In 2004, Knightdale had finally decided on a site for its new safety center. In 1989, Corinth-Holder parents were rallying further against the new Johnston County Public Schools busing...


    Notables: July 27

    The University of North Carolina at Greensboro has released its list of students who received degrees and achieved the Dean’s List and Chancellor’s List for the Spring 2014 semester.


    Interesting Income: Wendell native interns with N.C. Senator

    A good first impression helped Wendell native Caleb Sanderson land a summer internship in the office of N.C. Senator Chad Barefoot.


    July 30 Pet of the Week: Chanterelle

    Get to know her: Chanterelle is a 5-month-old white-and-black domestic shorthair. She is very playful and full of energy, but also loves to cuddle and give kitten kisses. She has been fostered with children and cat-friendly dogs and does will with both.


    Military Notes: July 27

    Colonel Allen Boyette, a Zebulon resident and member of the N.C. National Guard, graduated July 25 from the U.S. Army War College at Carlisle Barracks, earning a Master’s of Strategic Studies degree. The Army War College Distance Education course is taught over two years consisting of rigorous...


    Faith Notes: July 30

    O’Neal Revival Tabernacle will host a food pantry from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at 500 Richardson Road, Zebulon. Free blood pressure and diabetes tests will also be available. Call 919-375-4275 for more information.


    Community Notes: July 30

    The Knightdale American Legion Post 529 will not meet in July. The next meeting will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the Raleigh East Airport, 3 Sisters Road, Knightdale. Call Tom Dunn at 919-906-6658 for more information.


    Five Minutes With... Bruce Lynch

    An interest in Arts and Crafts architecture and anything "Carolina" keeps Wendell business owner Bruce Lynch busy.


    July 27 Pet of the Week: Bosco

    Get to know him: Bosco is a 5-year-old, 62-pound basset hound. He is solid, but not fat, and loves belly rubs and basking in the sun. He is completely housebroken, walks well on a leash, and is friendly to everyone. He has a similar condition to asthma, but he tolerates his inhaler easily and when...


    Community Notes: July 27

    Mansfield Computing Solutions will present a program on Windows 8 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 29, at the Knightdale Chamber of Commerce, 207 Main St., Knightdale. Registration is $8 for members or $10 for non-members. Visit for more information.

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