More than 750 students began descending upon Louisburg College on Monday, preparing for classes that begin next week.
Trying to preserve the community significance of the Riverside School campus, the Board of Education has kept its name as it is changed from a classroom space to the new location of the Central Office and Creative Learning Center.
No contract in hand for the property and no funding identified for construction, the Board of Education heard a time line Monday night for a new elementary school that would open bids in March of next year.
A snake - possibly looking for a meal - knocked out power throughout Louisburg on Tuesday.
Four-year-old Mykiah McMullins gave her customers full effort and a big smile on Saturday as she helped with a church car wash off Bickett Boulevard.
LOUISBURG - Hoyt Ray Evans Sr., 90, of Louisburg died Monday, Aug. 14, 2006 in Carebridge Assisted Living. Graveside services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, at the Evans family cemetery.
KITTRELL - Grace Davis Brown, 87, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2006 at Rex Healthcare in Raleigh. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, Aug. 13, at Plank Chapel United Methodist Church by the Rev. Carol Dean. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
KNIGHTDALE - Lavinia Perry “Deenie” Allen, 88, died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2006 at Wellington Nursing Center. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, Aug. 15, at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service chapel, Knightdale. Burial followed in Raleigh Memorial Park.
FRANKLINTON - Leon Morgan, 53, died Friday, Aug. 4, 2006 at DeWitt Hospice Home in New York, N.Y. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, Aug. 12 at Manasseh Chapel Baptist Church, Franklinton, with the Rev. Samuel T. Tunstall officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
RALEIGH - John Wesley Williams, 67, died Thursday, Aug. 10, 2006. A funeral service was conducted Sunday, Aug. 13, at Brooks Avenue Church of Christ in Raleigh, followed by a graveside service at Raleigh Memorial Park.
HENDERSON - For a few moments last Saturday, Coach Chris Miller saw his Franklinton High football squad slip into its 2005 mentality.
During that campaign, the Red Rams constantly battled self-confidence issues on their way to posting a winless record.
WAKE FOREST -- Preseason scrimmages usually offer two schools of thought for high school football coaches.
HENDERSON -- Since Louisburg High expects big things from its football team this fall, why not showcase the Warriors on some high-level stages in the preseason.
Brent Cardwell will be the first person to admit that he isn’t the world’s most formidable soccer expert.
BUNN -- As a bridge between the past and the present, Coach Henry Jones likes to stage an alumni game every August for his Bunn High School volleyball program.
The Louisburg College Auditorium is the place to see and hear one of America’s true musical legends.
Louisburg police arrested a man charged with stabbing a woman at a local motel last week.
An elderly man was killed and his wife injured following a motorcycle wreck on Sunday morning.