The Holly Springs Fire Department is getting itself a custom-built fire-fighting, foam-spraying rescue truck for just shy of a half-million dollars.
Published: May. 18, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
Lorraine OBrien has attended nearly every quarterly blood drive at a local church for the past decade.
Published: May. 14, 2013 2:30 PM | Full story
Town planners expect construction in town to hit pre-recession levels in the coming year, according to a draft budget for the municipal government.
Published: May. 14, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
When Joan and Soloane Brown bought a double-wide mobile home and set it up in the Brayton Park community in 1999, they planned to stay forever.
Published: May. 11, 2013 3:45 PM | Full story
If international star Daniel Dhers has his way, Holly Springs will become the East Coasts hub for BMX professionals.
Published: May. 4, 2013 5:30 PM | Full story
The ninth annual Turtle Fest is taking over Bass Lake Park from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, and the event will have no shortage of its namesake.
Published: May. 7, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
Tham Sivaraj, one of Holly Springs’ longest-serving physicians, is ending his two-year affiliation with the hospital and resuming his independence practice.
Published: Apr. 30, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
A Holly Springs businesswoman is raising money for the three children who survived their parents’ murder-suicide.
Published: Apr. 27, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
The proposed $60 million project would be the second major construction since the Novartis plant opened in Holly Springs in 2009.
Published: Apr. 23, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
The inconvenient debut of Holly Springs’ new road system will drag on a bit longer.
Published: Apr. 16, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
Hundreds of apartments and multi-family units are on deck, following on the heels of new single-family neighborhoods and shopping areas - and the town’s increasing density is bringing growing pains for some residents, including single-family neighborhoods near Holly Springs Towne Center and on West Holly Springs Road.
Published: Mar. 30, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
A hired firm’s report has laid the path forward for a multi-million-dollar municipal athletics park that could include a baseball stadium.
Published: Mar. 26, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
Healthy lifestyles have plenty of obstacles: Many produce farmers are retiring, farmland is turning into subdivisions and shopping centers, and town regulations dont always make it easy to start community gardens.
Published: Mar. 19, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
A plan to reformat the municipal football program has raised parents’ and coaches’ hackles.
Published: Mar. 14, 2013 10:18 AM | Full story
With a cheer and a surge, the first crowd of eager shoppers pushed through the doors into the pure white light and expansive aisles of Holly Springs new symbol of suburban-chic convenience.
Published: Mar. 9, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
Proportionally, Holly Springs puts more money and manpower into its school-policing program than any of its neighbors.
Published: Feb. 26, 2013 4:20 PM | Full story
Two years on, the last scars of the tornado are fading.
Published: Feb. 23, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
Brian E. Kiley performed at shows over the weekend at the Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs, and at the Newton-Conover Auditorium in Newton.
Published: Feb. 20, 2013 11:36 AM | Full story
Cpl. Cody Stanton, a Raleigh native, will be the fifth military veteran to move into a new house built by Operation: Coming Home.
Published: Feb. 16, 2013 4:15 PM | Full story
Cary, Apex and Morrisville would collect from Holly Springs to cover the cost of a $328 million sewage facility.
Published: Feb. 12, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
It’s a contradiction that Holly Springs hopes to resolve: The rules that are supposed to make downtown special may stifle development in an area that’s already anemic.
Published: Feb. 10, 2013 4:05 PM | Full story
For a moment, it looked as if Holly Springs wouldnt have an independent coffee shop. Southern Roast Coffee Company closed in January, but Thanks A Latte opened almost simultaneously.
Published: Feb. 5, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
The Holly Springs Arts Council is turning into a full-fledged nonprofit, and its marking the transition with the first Holly Springs Community Arts Festival. Starting Tuesday, the five-day event will bring visual arts, dance, theater and classes to the Holly Springs Cultural Center.
Published: Feb. 2, 2013 5:10 PM | Full story
So far, Rex has found burgeoning Holly Springs to be just the market it expected.
Published: Jan. 22, 2013 12:00 PM | Full story
A veteran of the war in Afghanistan will soon call Holly Springs home, thanks to the work of a local nonprofit.
Published: Jan. 22, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
Communities have used low interest rates and depressed land and construction prices to add parks and other public assets.
Published: Jan. 19, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
Claire Jablonski, a Holly Springs High School student, stopped a potential choking death.
Published: Jan. 17, 2013 2:22 PM | Full story
The beer is going to flow like wine in southwestern Wake County. The areas two largest breweries, Aviator Brewing Co. and Carolina Brewing Co., are ramping up production and tapping into new markets.
Published: Jan. 15, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
Techie Tweens, a local all-girls robotics team, will compete in the FIRST LEGO League state championship.
Published: Jan. 8, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story
Twirling around and around in pirouettes, Indian dance instructor Kriti Bhatia drew awe from the group gathered at the Eva Perry Regional Library.
Published: Jan. 5, 2013 6:00 PM | Full story