Wake Forest 27587 Magazine

Fall 2018

The quarterly 27587 MAGAZINE is a must-read, in-you-hands publication that strives to give a deeper identity to rapidly growing Wake Forest, N.C. It highlights in-depth stories, targeting higher-income households.

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48 Autumn 2018 | Wake Forest 27587 Magazine her, postmarked Lillington, N.C."Beneath all the worry at low prices (for crops), sickness, bad luck, and everything else around here," he wrote on Christmas Day, 1921, "there is a note of eternal freshness and life bubbling at the brim that one never ‡nds in places where the god of English grammar and servants of rhetoric live and move and have their being." Life is still bubbling in Lillington, popu- lation, 3,581; the seat of Harnett County government; and nearby Campbell Univer- sity, home of the — well — Fighting Camels and the locale of Green's days as a schoolboy at what was then known as Buies Creek Academy. "It's a dance club here all night," said na- tive Amy Rinck, bar manager at downtown Lillington's "County Seat" sports bar, where bused-in students are said to line up 30 deep to get in. "We make more money o˜ the Campbell kids than anyone." ™e college-spot destination is sand- wiched between Nonna's Italian Restaurant and another lunch-time destination. "My favorite spot is Sweet Magnolia's be- cause you can always run into someone to talk to," said Rev. Barrett Payne, whose circa 1907 Lillington Presbyterian Church is within walking distance. Rev. Barrett — with his wife, Ali, and children, Harriet, Louise, and Malcolm — was called just a year ago to Lillington Pres- byterian, where occupants of its 250 seats include four of the ‡ve town commissioners and whose founding is attributed to eight 4,383+6%4,7&=4,-0-416)%( 8LI'SYRX]7IEXVIWXEYVERXERHWTSVXWFEVPIJXMRHS[RXS[R0MPPMRKXSREHVE[JSVWXYHIRXWJVSQRIEVF] 'EQTFIPP9RMZIVWMX]8LIVI´WEGLERGIJSV[EXIVJVSRXHMRMRKEX1IVQEMH4SMRXVMKLX[LIVIPIKIRHLEWMXXLEX XEZIVRTEXVSRWPSRKEKSW[SVIXSWIIMRKQIVQEMHWSREWERHFEVNYWXFI]SRHXLI[EXIV[E]´WQMHWX

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