Voices soar for those in need Southern Wake Faith Community in Action (SWFCA) is excited to present the third annual Choirfest concert. The concert will be held this Sunday at 3 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church of Fuquay-Varina at 402 North Broad St. in downtown Fuquay-Varina.
The concert is free, and a love offering will be taken to support SWFCA, which is an organization dedicated to providing emergency financial assistance to families experiencing a crisis i...
The Meeting Corner mobbed by adoring customers Fuquay-Varinians converged on The Meeting Corner, a locally-owned business on Main Street that offers antiques, handmade goods and Puerto Rican cuisine. The group of 13, including mayor John Byrne and commissioner Ed Ridpath, showed their support of downtown by Cash Mobbing the business recently.
Owners Jaquelina Marks and Edna Morales had $426 in sales during the Cash Mob hour.
Cash Mobber Anne Smith won a free-standing hand-painted book...
Community Calendar: May 1-7 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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...
Fill the Diaper Train for Wake families The Raleigh Regional Board of Realtors is sponsoring a Diaper Drive now through May 12.
The drop off station will be the trolley in front of the Century 21 Office, located at 407 North Judd Parkway NE in Fuquay-Varina.
Let’s fill the trolley with any size package of disposable diapers. These diapers will be Delivered to Saint Saviour’s Center for Distribution through the Diaper Train – A diaper bank for families in need in Wake County.
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...