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Forsyth Public Health surpasses 10,000 COVID-19 vaccinations 

The Forsyth County Department of Public Health has now vaccinated more than 10,000 people against COVID-19.   Beverly Dorsett became the 10,000th person to ... Read more | Add your comment

What to do – and not to do – when you receive the COVID-19 vaccine

Why wearing a mask is still important By Gina DiPietro Novant Health As the COVID-19 vaccine becomes available to ... Read more | Add your comment

Forsyth Public Health taking COVID-19 vaccination appointments for 65 and older  

The Forsyth County Department of Public Health is taking COVID-19 vaccination appointments for seniors 65 and older and healthcare workers. Public Health is also working to ... Read more | Add your comment

Century mark: Pearl Harbor veteran Tom Shook celebrates 100th birthday

By Betsy P. Ramsbotham For the Clemmons Courier Centenarians are often asked to give advice on how to ... Read more | Add your comment

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L-C Road remains priority

Clemmons mayor gives update from TAC meeting By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier As the Transportation Advisory Committee’s representative for Clemmons, Mayor John Wait ... Read more | Add your comment

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More appointments will be available for COVID-19 vaccination at the fairgrounds  

The Forsyth County Department of Public Health is opening up another set of appointments at 9 a.m. Saturday for COVID-19 vaccinations at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds Education Building. The appointment website is Bit.Ly/FCNCCovidVaccine, and 4,000 appointments will ... Read more | Add your comment

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Rep. Jeff Zenger committee assignments announced

RALEIGH —This week, Speaker Tim Moore released the North Carolina House of Representatives standing committee assignments for the 2021-22 legislative biennium. Rep. Jeff Zenger (R-Forsyth) ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, January 26, 2021 12:19 am

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GriefShare at Clemmons UMC

Clemmons United Methodist Church is hosting a 13-week GriefShare series March 1­–May 24. The group will meet at 7 p.m. each Monday via Zoom. GriefShare ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, January 26, 2021 12:15 am

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Blotter for the week of Jan. 28

Below is a list of crime investigations and activities reported by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department in Clemmons and Lewisville last week. • Jan. 18 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, January 25, 2021 11:10 pm

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Valentine’s Pop-Up Clemmons Farmers Market

Shop local, fresh ingredients for that Valentine’s meal and get your sweetheart, valentine and everyone you love a special hand-made gift.  Join market vendors, crafters, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, January 25, 2021 2:01 pm

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Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education modifies the return for high school students

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education voted to delay a return to in-person learning for most high school students. All students, grades 9-12 were scheduled ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, January 22, 2021 8:35 pm

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Forsyth County accepting applications for special appropriation funding in FY22 budget 

Forsyth County is accepting applications from community organizations seeking funding assistance from the county. An application is required to be completed and submitted for consideration, and ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, January 22, 2021 8:32 pm

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State is offering free radon test kits  

The state is giving away 3,000 free radon testing kits for National Radon Action Month. Radon is a colorless, odorless gas that can build up ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:29 am

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Animal Services Division rabies warning

To protect the health of our community, Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office Animal Services Division is notifying residents of animals that have been found with rabies. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:26 am

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Annual bulk item pickup

The 2021 bulk item pickup will begin on Monday, March 15, for residents on the west side of Lewisville-Clemmons Road. Bulk item pickup for residents ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:19 am

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Kids, pregnant women and the COVID-19 vaccine — 7 questions answered

COVID-19 vaccines currently approved for people 16 and older By Gina DiPietro Novant Health With the COVID-19 vaccines beginning to roll out, many parents are wondering ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 21, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Editorial — Dr. King proof that words matter 

Words do matter. What you say matters. And today, as much as any time in our country’s recent history, the words of the Rev. Dr. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 21, 2021 12:00 am

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Couriering Clemmons — This week in 1990

What was happening this week in 1990 — Mayor Pat Sheppard announced the estate of John Mecham has left $5,000 to the village. His administrators and ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 21, 2021 12:00 am

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Victory on the Frontline Church services

Victory on the Frontline Church’s new Sunday evening service “victory@pm” with Brother Paul Shafit starts at 5 p.m. Music will be performed by the Victory ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 21, 2021 12:00 am

Sports

Soccer practice begins for West Forsyth boys

By Jay Spivey For the Clemmons Courier January isn’t usually a time where you’d see soccer players around North Carolina playing on a high school ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 21, 2021 12:00 am

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Your Neighbor: Meet Debra Allman

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Debra Allman grew up in Summerfield, a farming community right outside of Greensboro. Allman’s family purchased the farm ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 21, 2021 12:00 am

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Blotter for the week of Jan. 21

Below is a list of crime investigations and activities reported by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department in Clemmons and Lewisville last week. • Jan. 11 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:39 pm

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Bermuda Run shows off property to representatives of government officials

By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier While getting positive news from the N.C. Department of Transportation about moving forward with the Blue Heron Trail ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:33 am

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Forsyth Public Health now taking online COVID-19 vaccine appointments 

Forsyth County Public Health’s COVID-19 vaccine appointment website is now open and taking appointments for seniors over 75 and healthcare workers.  The appointment site is Bit.Ly/FCNCCovidVaccine and will not be accepting appointments ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, January 18, 2021 11:08 am

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Shallowford Road lane closure in Lewisville 

A contractor will close a lane of Shallowford Road in downtown Lewisville in front of the gas station at Conrad Circle on Tuesday, Jan. 19, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 14, 2021 6:11 pm

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Novant Health to open 6 statewide mass vaccination administration sites delivering 1 million doses by April

WINSTON SALEM – Novant Health today on Thursday it will open six mass vaccination distribution sites across the state after a commitment by the North ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 14, 2021 6:10 pm

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WS/FCS launches first bipolar ionization cleaning in the state

WS/FCS Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools is the first district in North Carolina to implement a new cleaning and air filtration process known as bipolar ionization. The ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 14, 2021 6:07 pm

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Forsyth Public Health planning for vaccination of seniors 65 and over 

Following state guidance, Forsyth Public Health is in the process of planning to add individuals age 65 and older to its vaccination rollout in the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 14, 2021 6:04 pm

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United Way teams up with HanesBrands to donate masks to Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

WINSTON-SALEM — As America continues to grapple with COVID-19 and its health, economic and education fallout, United Way’s focus on the disproportionate impact on the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 14, 2021 6:03 pm

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Weekly COVID update — Jan. 12

Weekly COVID-19 update, as of 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12. For more detailed information, go to https://forsyth.cc/covidupdate/#vaccine New cases 327 Total cases 24,103 Total deaths ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 14, 2021 5:45 pm

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Clemmons pro-life event

The annual Clemmons Life Chain will be sponsored again this year by the Knights of Columbus Men’s Club of Holy Family Catholic Church. The event ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, January 14, 2021 12:00 am