The Think Apex Awards allow town officials to recognize businesses, individuals, non-profit organizations, and youth for their dedicated service to others and the Apex community as a whole. Honoring community members for their dedication and invaluable contributions to our community strengthens our commitment to one another as the Peak of Good Living. Do you know […]

Apex man Chris Yoo details watching his son, Caleb, perform with the Westminster Abbey Choir School at Queen Elizabeth's state funeral.

Join us as we celebrate two days of Fourth of July events! July 3, 2022 | Fireworks Frenzy Hunter Street Park, 1250 Ambergate Station 5 -10 pm New for 2022! Our first-ever fireworks display and event features music, food trucks, and bounce houses. Fireworks kick off around 9:30pm over Hunter Street Park. Schedule of Events 5 […]

It’s Christmas and Clarence Claus is back! Clarence is the Black Santa figure created by a local family in Apex who wanted their kids to see a Santa who looked like them. Jacquelyn Rodgers said that as a child, she was always surrounded by Black Santas, because her family colored images of Santa brown. Jacquelyn […]

DURHAM Join Paperhand Puppet Intervention and Batala Durham drummers, as Downtown Durham Inc. hosts a fanciful, danceable tree lighting at CCB Plaza (near Major the Bull). Directly after the Tower Lighting at American Tobacco Campus, follow puppets and drummers up Blackwell Street to celebrate our community and light up the plaza. Come one, come all! […]

Haunted Forest at Panic Point- This outdoor haunted theme park is packed with 7 attractions, including a hayride, maze & walk in the dark. Address: 2808 Cedar Creek Rd, Youngsville, NC 27596 Phone: (919) 526-8612 Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Darkside Haunted Estates-  With 5 insane attractions , including the Insane Asylum, JoJo’s Clown Town, the Slaughterhouse […]

Brian Kelley, a teacher at Apex High School, has been suspended after a video surfaced showing him choking a student, according to ABC11. An investigation is being conducted.       Facebook: The Karen Clark Instagram: @TheKarenClark Twitter/Snapchat: @The_KarenClark

A mother was strapping her baby into a car at the Beaver Creek Commons Target in Apex when she was robbed at gunpoint. The robber took her wallet and her car. She and the baby escaped uninjured.       Facebook: The Karen Clark Instagram: @TheKarenClark Twitter/Snapchat: @The_KarenClark

Georgia Rivera, a local mother, has posted a petition to urge the principal of Middle Creek High School to allow her son to march at graduation this Saturday. Her son missed rehearsal and students are forbidden from participating without attending the rehearsal, according to a spokeswoman. According to Rivera, her son was in a car […]

Apex High Senior Justin Perkins made history Friday night by debuting as the school’s firs black drum major. Perkins has been playing the tuba since the fourth grade and says he always dreamt of being a drum major. There are 130 members in the Apex High School Marching band. Paul Rowe, the band director, has […]

The First Annual Peak City Book Festival will take place on November 9th, 2013 from 11 am to 5 pm at The Halle Cultural Arts Center in Apex, North Carolina.  The festival, sponsored by Peak City Publishing, LLC and The Halle Cultural Arts Center is the first book festival in the Triangle in four years. […]

A 12-year-old Apex boy on vacation with his family has unearthed a 5.16-carat diamond at Arkansas’ Crater of Diamonds State Park. Park officials said Saturday that Michael Dettlaff, found the honey brown diamond on July 31 after searching for less than 10 minutes. He named it God’s Glory Diamond, according to WRAL. Park officials say […]