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Vows during a virus: Due to COVID-19, local couple scales down wedding plans

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Emma Sullivan and William Heidtmann were engaged over a year ago. ... Read more | Add your comment

Your Neighbor: Meet Claire Wait

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Wife, stay at home mom, counselor, teacher, First Lady of Clemmons, ... Read more | Add your comment

Inspiring Community: Clemmons Fire Department

Inspiring Community is a monthly spotlight on the organizations and local programs funded with a grant from the ... Read more | Add your comment

Firefighter Appreciation Day held

Firefighter Appreciation Day may have looked a little different this year, but the Village of Clemmons knew it ... Read more | Add your comment

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West Forsyth awards presentation

On Wednesday, West Forsyth presented its annual awards day ceremony virtually, honoring students in various areas. Click below to watch the video. Read more | Add your comment

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Bermuda Run town council presents budget

By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier During the days of the coronavirus pandemic and so much uncertainty, putting together a budget for each of ... Read more | Add your comment

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Blotter — May 21

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

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Dramatic increase in number of reported animal bites

FORSYTH COUNTY — In light of a dramatic increase in the number of reported animal bites, the Animal Services Division of the Forsyth County Sheriff’s ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Couriering Clemmons — What was happening this week in 1972

Couriering the area this week in 1972 — Joseph C. Yarbrough, of Clemmons, resigned his post as county engineer to take a job with the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Nine things you really need to know about wearing masks

Knowing how to properly wear a mask is important when it comes to keeping your family safe. By Josh Jarman Novant Health Do you have ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Cruise-in church service

Victory on the Frontline Church’s will host its ninth “Cruise-in for Christ” outside worship service with Pastor Michael Duffield at 11 a.m. on Sunday, May ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Bryant earns Girl Scouts’ highest honor

COLFAX — Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont has announced that Carissa Bryant, of Lewisville, has earned her Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

Sports

Postseason run: A look back at West Forsyth’s 1990 state runner-up team — part 5

By Brian Pitts For The Clemmons Courier This is the fifth in a five-part series on the greatest postseason run in West Forsyth football history, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Additional measures to keep patients and staff safe as more surgeries, procedures and clinic visits resume

WINSTON-SALEM — As Wake Forest Baptist Health increases the number of surgeries, procedures and outpatient clinic visits across the entire health system, patients will notice some changes ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Titan Tattler: West to hold virtual graduation

By Kelly Kendall For the Clemmons Courier In the midst of AP exams, WS/FCS released its decision regarding graduation for the class of 2020. Due ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Salem Glen Mask Makers donates to the community

The Salem Glen Mask Makers started organizing to make face masks last April 3 with the intention of donating masks to Clemmons essential workers. That ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

Opinion

Editorial: Let’s get Goss marker corrected

U.S Marine Lance Cpl. James Spurgeon Goss was a hero. The young man had a tough home life growing up in Davie County, but he ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Online “Welcome to Medicare” workshop offered

The Shepherd’s Center of Greater Winston-Salem offering an online workshop for individuals turning 65 (as well as those who already have Medicare) to learn about ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Youthful food drive for Clemmons Food Pantry

Mason Ridings, a 12-year-old middle school student, repeatedly saw and heard hardship stories of individuals and families having tough times due to the COVID-19 pandemic  ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

Sports

Senior profile — West’s Abbey Brewer

Catching up with … Abbey Brewer (lacrosse) When you were growing up, what did you want to be? A banker The biggest pet peeve I have ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Winston-Salem/Forsyth County High Schools to hold virtual graduation ceremonies and drive-by diploma pickup and picture sessions 

The COVID-19 pandemic, the closure of all North Carolina Schools for the remainder of the school year, and continued restrictions limiting large gatherings will impact ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, May 18, 2020 1:09 pm

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Public comment extended for rezoning

Proposed apartment complex will return to council agenda By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier So many of the rules have changed as a result ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:10 am

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Couriering Clemmons — What was happening this week in 1989

Couriering the area this week in 1989 — Clemmons residents were preparing to start a petition for an ABC store. Marine Pfc. John D. Hogan, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:00 am

Opinion

Editorial: Question of the day: To wear a mask or not?

To wear a mask or not wear a mask? That is the question. While volunteering at a plant sale Saturday, it was appropriate for me ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:00 am

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Special delivery: 2,000th baby delivered at The Birth Center

Johnathan and Michelle Hilliard, of Lexington, welcomed their first daughter, Alison Grace, on Wednesday, May 6. Alison arrived just in time for Mother’s Day and ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:00 am

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Blotter — May 14

Below is a list of crime investigations and activities reported by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department in Clemmons and Lewisville last week. • May 4 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:00 am

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Diverse group of outstanding volunteers in Forsyth County are recognized

WINSTON-SALEM — Recently, HandsOn Northwest North Carolina, in partnership with the United Way of Forsyth County, Salem College, and the Winston-Salem Journal presented the 2020 Governor’s Volunteer Service Awards to 15 recipients from ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:00 am

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NCDMV adds contactless payment options at license plate agencies

Same options to be available soon at driver license offices RALEIGH — The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles is expanding the type of payments it ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:00 am

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Titan Tattler: Students dive into AP exams

By Kelly Kendall For the Clemmons Courier Titans taking AP classes this year are taking the notorious AP exams this week and next week. The ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:00 am

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Cruise-in church service

Victory on the Frontline Church’s will host its eighth “Cruise-in for Christ” outside worship service with Pastor Michael Duffield at 11 a.m. on Sunday, May ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:00 am

Sports

Senior profile — West’s Matthew Pennington

Catching up with … Matthew Pennington (lacrosse) When you were growing up, what did you want to be? Firefighter The biggest pet peeve I have is ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:00 am