The buzz about Ben Crawley Ben Crawley is a master beekeeper. At first glance, that may seem like an odd, almost frivolous occupation, but the function that a beekeeper performs is becoming increasingly critical to a large sector of our economy and to the preservation of a flourishing natural environment in general.
A healthy bee population is essential to agriculture as well as to all flowering plant species. Without honeybees going about their daily business of gat...
New businesses open in Holly Springs Photos by Carmen
Menges Massage Envy’s ribbon cutting with the Holly Springs Chamber occurred on Friday, April 12. Their new store at the new Holly Springs Towne Center is located at 177 Grand Hill Place, Suite 420 in Holly Springs (off the Highway 55 Bypass).
Tijuana Flats ribbon cutting was held on Friday, April 26. Approximately 50 people were in attendance and were able to sample an item from their menu. The store opened for business ...
13,000 meals “to go” “Every six seconds, someone in the world starves to death.” Thus began tall, rangy Shawn Fischer, looking out over volunteers among hundreds of pounds of foodstuffs. Six dozen men women and children were gathered last week in the Fellowship Hall at Apex’s Woodhaven Baptist Church as he continued: “We are going to do something about this — in the next two hours we are going to pack 13,000 meals that will help feed starving people in 76 countri...
Holly Springs and Fuquay-Varina establishments go purple to fight cancer Holly Springs and Fuquay-Varina businesses, schools and churches will be Painting the Town Purple with purple bows, streamers, balloons and lights from May 6 through 17 leading up to South Wake Relay For Life on May 18 and 19.
The participant with the best purple display will be awarded a $1,000 sponsorship for the 2014 South Wake Relay For Life.
Relay For Life of South Wake (Holly Springs/Fuquay-Varina), an event sponsored by both towns,...
Police Reports April 24-30
Shannon Lee Daniels, 39, was arrested April 24 on a failure to appear charge.
A minor was arrested April 24 on a misdemeanor larceny charge.
Kimberly Chaffers Green...
Police Reports April 17-23
A minor was arrested April 17 on a disorderly conduct charge.
Two minors were arrested April 17 on a weapons charge.
Boutros-Elias Simon Elzenni, 19, was arrested A...
Police Reports April 10-16
A minor was arrested April 10 on an assault and battery charge.
A minor was arrested April 11 on a weapons charge.
Ben Helm Draper, 47, was arrested April 11 on a d...
Police Reports April 3-9
Tristan Lee Mason, 23, was arrested April 4 on a failure to appear on a misdemeanor charge.
Mack Jermal Patterson, 25, was arrested April 6 on a misdemeanor probation v...
Police Reports March 27-April 2
Alexander Paul Haskins, 20, was arrested March 27 on a driving while impaired charge.
Bryan Lee Mays, 20, was arrested March 27 on an injury to personal property...