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Principal: String of fire drills leads to rumors of threat at Middle Creek High School

False rumors of a threat to the campus spread after Middle Creek High School experienced an unusual number of fire drills this week.

Middle Creek student's arrest latest as schools crack down on threats

By Jodi Leese Glusco, director of *content* and Adam Owens, WRAL reporter. Apex, N.C. — A Middle Creek High School student is the latest to be ...

Middle Creek advances in first round of state football playoffs with wild 23-17 victory over Knightdale  The News & Observer

Football can sometimes be a game of lucky bounces, and for the first 10 minutes of the fourth quarter, things seemed to be going Knightdale's way. Against all ...

Wray named athletic director at Middle Creek  HighSchoolOT

Robbie Wray will take over the reigns as the school's athletic director, taking over for Jeremy Thompson.

Middle Creek lacrosse closes in on 2nd-straight title

APEX, N.C. (WNCN) - Middle Creek High School, North Carolina's top ranked boys lacrosse team, extended its record winning streak to 42 games on Friday ...

Hurricane Florence: Wake County opens 3 new shelters  Durham Herald Sun

Wake County North Carolina will open three emergency shelters Thursday afternoon at Heritage, Middle Creek and Sanderson high schools for local residents ...

He missed graduation rehearsal. Now school says teen can’t take part in ceremony  News & Observer

Georgia Rivera created a petition on urging Middle Creek High School leaders to allow her son to take part in the school's graduation ceremony ...

Airline strike leaves Wake County high school students stranded in Europe

Chaperones are working to get members of the Tri-High Chorus chorus back to the United States after an airline strike left them stranded in Europe.

A black man was lynched near Rolesville in 1918. Now Wake students are honoring him.  The Herald-Sun

Students from Exploris Middle School and Middle Creek and Knightdale high schools are urging the community to remember the 100th anniversary of the only ...

Late run lifts Lake Norman past Middle Creek in 4A lacrosse finale  HighSchoolOT

In a see-saw contest, it was Lake Norman that snatched a late lead on four goals in the final four minutes, blitzing past the defending champions, Middle Creek, ...

Called-in threat prompts brief lockdown at Sanderson High School

A code red lockdown was lifted Monday afternoon at Raleigh's Sanderson High School.

List of shelters in greater Triangle where you can stay during Hurricane Florence  The Herald-Sun

Here's a list of open shelters that are still available to Hurricane Florence evacuees in Wake, Johnston, Durham, Orange, Chatham, Franklin, Cumberland and ...

404 Not Found  The Herald-Sun

The Triangle will soon feel the impact of Hurricane Florence, despite its diminishing strength. Here's information on shelters, rain totals, flights canceled at RDU, ...

New Middle Creek Library will open Saturday  News & Observer

The $3 million, 8880-square-foot project was funded by a $45 million bond referendum passed by county voters in 2007. It will hold 40000 books and provide ...

Blow to head brings new reality for high school lacrosse player  HighSchoolOT

Fearlessness. It's a word that sums up Anne-Catherine Riesett perfectly. It's a trait that drove her to play lacrosse in the first place.

Campbell offers Middle Creek senior WR Jordan Mitchell  HighSchoolOT

Middle Creek wide receiver Jordan Mitchell picked up his first football scholarship offer Monday afternoon.

Middle Creek wins JV grand championship at Wake County competition  HighSchoolOT

Middle Creek High School's junior varsity cheerleading squad won the grand championship at Saturday's Wake County Cheerleading Championship.

Man convicted in Apex car bomb explosion sentenced to 30 years in federal prison

A Willow Spring man who was convicted of placing a bomb in a vehicle in an Apex neighborhood has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison.

Kushner resigns as Middle Creek basketball coach after 13 seasons  HighSchoolOT

Middle Creek boys basketball coach David Kushner has resigned from his position after 13 seasons at the school.

A black man lynched near Rolesville in 1918 now being honored by N.C. students  News-Press Now

RALEIGH, N.C. _ At least 120 African-Americans were lynched in North Carolina after the Civil War, and Wake County was not immune from the racial terror.

Shelters open across NC as Hurricane Florence pounds the coast

Counties across central North Carolina will be operating shelters during Hurricane Florence.

Hurricane Florence live updates: Storm flooding NC rivers  News & Observer

Get live updates and the latest news from North Carolina and South Carolina as Hurricane Florence arrives. We'll bring you information on how residents are ...

Hurricane Florence: Wake County schools closing early  The Herald-Sun

The Wake County and Durham County school systems will send students home early Thursday and be closed for classes Friday due to Hurricane Florence.

Wake County mom says school bus is full, uses Uber  WTVD-TV

Laura Main is unhappy with the response from Wake County Public Schools about why her kids, Bryan and Jenna, don't have a seat on the bus to and from ...

High school football season begins in NC  HighSchoolOT

High school football season begins at 12:01 a.m. on Monday morning in North Carolina, and some teams will take the field just after midnight.

Wake Forest (N.C.) tops No. 21 Middle Creek in overtime  USA TODAY High School Sports

Devon Lawrence scores a 1-yard TD in overtime to lead Wake Forest past Middle Creek 21-17 and into the state championship game. ...

Millbrook beats Middle Creek in Bobby Murray  HighSchoolOT

Millbrook topped Middle Creek, 7-3, in the 31st Annual Bobby Murray Tournament on Friday night.

Cunningham selected to lead Middle Creek basketball program  HighSchoolOT

Jeremy Cunningham will be the next head boys basketball coach at Middle Creek High School.

Wake County Teacher of the Year winner connects with students  News & Observer

Matthew Scialdone spent many an afternoon at Charlotte Catholic High School sitting in detention. How the tables have turned. Scialdone, 39, now heads up the ...

HS students say leaky classroom drove teacher to quit  WTVD-TV

Middle Creek High School students are protesting a leaky classroom they say forced their teacher to quit.

Middle Creek's Shoffner, Jackson decommit from Army  HighSchoolOT

Middle Creek senior quarterback Dominique Shoffner and safety Daniel Jackson announced this week that they will both decommit from West Point and take ...

Matthew Scialdone wins Wake County Teacher of the Year  News & Observer

Matthew Scialdone, an English teacher at Middle Creek High School, was named the Wake County school system's 2015-16 Teacher of the Year at a ceremony ...

Army extends offer to Middle Creek senior QB Dominique Shoffner  HighSchoolOT

Middle Creek senior quarterback Dominique Shoffner announced Tuesday afternoon via Twitter that he has received an offer from Army.

HSOT 101: Cross country heats up, big tennis upset & lots of football  HighSchoolOT

By J. Mike Blake, Contributor. Here's another edition of HSOT 101, where we honor 101 different athletes (and in some cases, coaches) with ...

Wake County Public School System's 2017 high school valedictorians  News & Observer

The Wake County school board recognized the 25 high school valedictorians in the Class of 2017, which will be the next-to-last group of seniors that will get that ...

Wake County school board honors Class of 2016 valedictorians  News & Observer

The Wake County school board recognized Tuesday the 29 high school valedictorians from the Class of 2016 even as the district may do away with that ...

Ragland to return to Middle Creek as head football coach  HighSchoolOT

Middle Creek High School announced on Friday that Ragland will return to the school and take over as the head football coach.

Jason Wilkes promoted to head football coach at Cary  HighSchoolOT

Cary has promoted Jason Wilkes to take over the position of head football coach after serving as an assistant since 2015.

Middle Creek volleyball sweeps Jordan to advance  HighSchoolOT

The Mustangs will travel to J.H. Rose for the second round of the 4-A N.C. High School Athletic Association state playoffs.

Volleyball Roundup: Goldsboro, Vance County make history; Cleveland wins; West game postponed after wreck  HighSchoolOT

Goldsboro & Vance County each made history in Tuesday's first round, Cleveland won big behind a record-setting performance, and one team in the west was ...

Robison out as Middle Creek lacrosse coach  HighSchoolOT

Middle Creek High School will need a new boys lacrosse coach before next spring.

Teen charged in Wake wreck that injured 11-year-old

A 16-year-old girl was charged Tuesday after she hit an 11-year-old boy with her car in southern Wake County, State Highway Patrol officials said.

Bugg Elementary speakers lobby school board to keep principal  News & Observer

Speakers from Bugg Elementary School in Raleigh urged the Wake County school board on Tuesday to let them keep their principal before she was transferred ...

Seven students nabbed on pot charges in Apex, Cary

Seven students from area high schools, North Carolina State University and Wake Technical Community College are facing felony marijuana charges after two ...

Wake County to spotlight award-winning students  News & Observer

The Wake County school board will recognize 45 students as Spotlight on Student recipients on Tuesday as well as Panther Creek High School's championship ...

Wake man convicted in Apex car bomb explosion

A federal court jury has convicted a man of placing a bomb in a vehicle in an Apex neighborhood two years ago.

Wake County school board to spotlight 44 award-winning students  News & Observer

Students at 44 schools will be recognized for their outstanding achievements and accomplishments at Tuesday's Wake County school board.

In a musical about high school identities, Apex Friendship seeks its own  News & Observer

The school is in its second year, and just its first with a theatre program. This week's production of “High School Musical” is the first theatrical production of any ...

Backstory: Team of doctors, athletes builds outlet for exercise  News & Observer

Five minutes before every hour, Bill Burniston's phone sends him a gentle reminder. “I set the alarm to remind me to check my attitude,” said Burniston, 47.

WCPSS Cheerleading Championship will be shown live on HighSchoolOT  HighSchoolOT

Cheerleading squads from across Wake County will gather at Leesville Road High School on Saturday for the annual Wake County Public School System ...

Thompson named Middle Creek athletic director  HighSchoolOT

Principal Wade Martin announced Wednesday that baseball coach Jeremy Thompson will take over as athletic director.

NC girl fight caught on video, mother charged with encouraging incident

HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C. -- Police have charged a mother with encouraging two teenage girls to fight, according to WTVD. Holly Springs police said the incident ...

Local pair invited to youth football All-Star game  Shelby Star

Youth football. Shelby's Charlie Ratchford and Camren Whisnant of the Cleveland County Seminoles mighty mites were recently selected to play for the South ...

Water-purifying shoes and other wearable tech ideas from Wake students  News & Observer

Around 120 design and engineering Wake County high school students participated in the Design Blitz, where local design experts helped teams develop ...

5 reasons Cary can win the basketball state championship  HighSchoolOT's Nick Stevens says Cary can win the 4-A basketball state championship, and here are five reasons why.

New year means new projects for Cary, western Wake County  News & Observer

The confetti has been swept up and the Christmas trees are at the curb.

Middle Creek unanimous No. 1, Wake Forest moves to No. 2  HighSchoolOT

After an impressive win over Wakefield on Friday night, Middle Creek is the unanimous No. 1 team in the latest Top 20 Poll.

Area lax players compete in Wake Lacrosse Conference All-Star game

Local middle school lacrosse players competed in the Wake Lacrosse Conference All-Star game Wednesday at Leesville Road Middle School.

National Merit Achievement Scholars announced  News & Observer

National Merit Scholarship Corp. announced the first two groups of winners in the 62nd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Winners of the ...

Federal ATF agents now investigating Cary car bomb  WTVD-TV

Federal investigators and the Cary Police Department are working to learn who might have placed an explosive device on an SUV that blew up Thursday ...

Apex native set to participate in 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games

Bryan Henry, an Apex native, has been selected as one of the four North Carolina athletes to participate in the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games in ...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Berry's recruiting class features balanced mix  Northwest Georgia News

A solid variety of talent and positions are expected to join Berry College on the turf of Valhalla this fall as the Vikings enter their sixth season of competition with.

Montague-Brown  The News & Observer

Anne Craighill Brown and Harvey Lynwood Montague III were united in marriage on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at six o'clock in the evening at Christ Episcopal ...

What rapper is your high school football team?  HighSchoolOT

How the major players of the high school football scene fit into the rap game.

Wake County names principals to eight schools  News & Observer

The Wake County school board announced Tuesday new principals for eight schools and five interim principal appointments. ▫ Ritchie “Malik” Bazzell will ...

Middle Creek, Wake Forest continue to lead HighSchoolOT Top 20  HighSchoolOT

Only two teams ranked in last week's Top 20 Poll lost, but there were still plenty of changse in the updated poll.

High schools without football stadiums? Wake might rethink construction plans  News & Observer

As large swaths of land become harder to find in Wake County, some school leaders say it's time to rethink the high school construction model, which requires ...

Three earn Eagle Scout rank  News & Observer

Several local boys have earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest achievement in Boy Scouting. This is what they did for their projects.

Grayson moves to No. 7, St. Joseph moves into top 10 in Super 25 football rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Grayson (Loganville, Ga.) moved up three spots in the Super 25 high school football rankings to No. 7 with its 23-20 overtime AAAAAAA state championship win ...

Cape Fear evens regional softball series with Middle Creek  HighSchoolOT

One night after Middle Creek took the first game of the 4-A eastern regional final softball series, Cape Fear hit the Mustangs with the mercy rule Thursday night to ...

WCPSS approves nearly all athletic eligibility appeals for transfer students  HighSchoolOT

Nearly 1200 high school students received transfers in Wake County last year, and 98 percent of athletic eligibility appeals were approved.

Road Worrier: Parents, teachers say NC still needs driver’s ed  Charlotte Observer

Congratulations, 15-year-old boys and girls: If you can pass the DMV's written test about the rules of the road, the state Senate is ready to hand you the car keys.

Raleigh middle school’s pedal desks draw worldwide attention  News & Observer

Media outlets such as CBS News and BBC News have interviewed Martin Middle School teacher Bethany Lambeth about how grades have gone up and ...

Participation grows in NC prep sports, football numbers drop  HighSchoolOT

The number of high school students participating in athletics at their schools is on the rise.

Acceleration Academies, Wake County students profit from 2nd chance at diploma  News & Observer

A for-profit company could earn millions of dollars this school year by recruiting and educating Wake County high school dropouts who are trying to receive their ...

Wakefield hires football coach from Virginia  HighSchoolOT

Brandon Kelley has been hired to lead the football program at Wakefield and will be introduced to the school on Monday.

Currituck's Johnson, Smith in NCHSSVA sand volleyball finals  The Daily Advance

From Staff Reports. Saturday, May 19, 2018. For some members of the Currituck volleyball team, there was no offseason away from the sport. Kamryn Johnson ...

Holly Springs' Wayne Bragg to leave coaching  HighSchoolOT

After 14 years of being involved in high school athletics, Holly Springs High School football coach Wayne Bragg is calling it quits.

QB questions abound as No. 16 Miami hosts North Carolina

Miami's Mark Richt and North Carolina's Larry Fedora fielded plenty of questions this week about their teams' respective quarterback situations.

Meet the City Council candidates who want to represent Southeast Raleigh  The News & Observer

As Raleigh has grown over the years, bringing good-paying jobs to a revitalized downtown, some residents in the southeastern part of the city have felt left ... Football Playoff Projections  HighSchoolOT will provide constant updates to the high school football playoff projections until Seeding Saturday on Nov. 12.

Garner's DJ Harris commits to UNC Pembroke  HighSchoolOT

Garner senior DJ Harris announced via Twitter Wednesday afternoon that he has committed to continue his academic and athletic career at UNC-Pembroke.

NCCU’s Cam Newton story is totally different than the one you’ve been reading about  The Herald-Sun

North Carolina Central has the tall task of slowing down Howard freshman quarterback Caylin Newton.

2-A Football Playoff Projections: Nov. 12, 2016  HighSchoolOT

The following playoff projections are compiled by using the latest information available from the N.C. High School Athletic Association and ...

Syracuse beats No. 22 NC State 51-41

Quarterback Eric Dungey said he thought he was getting complacent when Syracuse coach Dino Babers declined to name a starter before the biggest game of ...

Cary group helps open disc golf course in Holly Springs  News & Observer

Jay Pontier won't be surprised if Jones Park soon becomes as popular with adults as it is with the kids who play on its slides and monkey bars.

Castellano hopes to embrace tradition at Richmond  HighSchoolOT

One day after submitting his resignation at Middle Creek High School, Mike Castellano has been named the head football coach at Richmond Senior High ...

Apex family has mixed emotions as daughter takes the ice for Team Korea

As team Korea prepares to take the ice, Tom and Liz Griffin of Apex could not be more proud of their daughter. When Randi Heesoo Griffin was nine she told a ...

2017-18 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Boys Lacrosse Teams  USA TODAY High School Sports

The 2017-18 ALL-USA Boys Lacrosse Teams are here. Meet the Firs Team selections!

Leslie leads No. 10 NC State women past Hampton, 83-51

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina State made its season debut in the top 10, and the Wolfpack certainly looked the part — even if their coach says they're not yet ...

North Carolina IM/Breaststroker Julia Poole Gives Verbal to NC State  SwimSwam

North Carolina State Women's Swimming and Diving have kept talented IMer and breaststroker Julia Poole of Marlins of Raleigh in-state, according to the ...

Kawhi Leonard says he is ready to go after quadriceps injury

Kawhi Leonard spoke publicly in his first appearance as a Toronto Raptor and said he is physically ready to play.

The unstable or mentally ill find spotty care in Wake County  News & Observer

The spiral of a stove-top coil burned orange in Dontay Jones' darkened kitchen. The 22-year-old had turned the stove's dial to high two days earlier, as a week of ...

No. 14 North Carolina beats UNC Wilmington 97-69

North Carolina gave its Hall of Fame coach what he wanted in a dominant second half against an in-state opponent.

NC State back in Top 25 after 4-0 start, Duke drops out of poll after first loss of season

No. 23 North Carolina State is ranked for the first time this year after finishing in the Top 25 last season and Duke lost for the first time this season and is out after ...

Wake Forest blows out Louisville 56-35 for first ACC victory

Wake Forest running back Matt Colburn II couldn't believe the space he had on many of his carries against Louisville.

Court rules Chapel Hill player's family can sue former EMT

The family of a Chapel Hill High School football player who died in August 2008 can sue a former emergency medical technician who treated the teen before his ...

Charlotte hires Will Healy as football coach

The Charlotte 49ers say they have hired Will Healy as their head football coach.

Steelers bring comfort to city following synagogue tragedy

Shaken by an unspeakable tragedy, this city needed something to ease its pain.

Ffrench scores in final seconds, Pitt outlasts Duke 54-45

In a game that both defenses would probably like to forget, Pitt and Duke combined for 1254 yard of total offense on Saturday.

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