Cary Students Fly High in International Aviation Art Contest

Cary, NC — Three North Carolina students — all of whom are from Cary — are soaring after their artwork earned them top honors in the 2021 International Aviation Art Contest, held in Switzerland.

It was announced in April that, at the national level, 3 of 9 winners across the nation were from Cary. Now, all three of those Cary students have gone on to place in the international competition, including one overall winner.

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7 Cary Students Named National Cyber Scholars

Cary, NC — In a nationwide cybersecurity competition, 18 out of 1,165 North Carolina students were named winners, each receiving a $2,500 college scholarship. Of those 18 winners, 7 of them are from Cary with an additional 5 representing Durham or Raleigh.

The Cary winners included students of Cary High School, Green Hope High School and Panther Creek High School.

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Local Daycares Raise Over $5,000 to Help End Childhood Cancer

Cary, NC — The Children’s Lighthouse daycares of West Cary and Raleigh recently hosted Trike-A-Thons which led to a donation of $5,350 donation to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Green Hope Elementary Kicks off Outdoor Learning Initiative

Cary, NC — During a beautiful Saturday in April, students and families of Green Hope Elementary in Cary celebrated the 50th anniversary of Earth Day by cleaning up the campus and receiving a native tree sapling donated by the National Wildlife Federation.

3 Cary Students Win in National Art Competition

Cary, NC — Of 9 winners across the nation, 3 student artists from Cary received national recognition in the 2021 National Aviation Art Contest.

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National Art Competition Opens to Wake County High School Students

Cary, NC — Each spring, a nationwide high school arts competition is sponsored by the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Kiddie Academy of West Cary Donates $500 to Read and Feed

Cary, NC — Kiddie Academy of West Cary, a local educational child care center, has donated $500 to Read and Feed of Cary.

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Take A Storywalk Through Cary Parks

Cary, NC — Continuing to provide creative programming in a pandemic, the Town of Cary is now offering a unique way for kids and their parents to get outdoors and read a book in the process.

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Karen Carter: Second Semester in Wake County

Cary, NC — Cary’s District 9 representative on the Wake County Board of Education, Karen Carter has started up a blog to provide updates about meetings, upcoming events and important issues. The following is information from her latest entries published on January  8 and 15, 2021.

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Scholarship “Builds Hope” at Cary’s Oak Village Academy

Cary, NC — A new scholarship in Cary provides a year’s tuition for preschool-aged kids to attend Oak Village Academy that otherwise wouldn’t have the opportunity due to their family’s financial situation.

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