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New Clemmons library finally opens

Highly anticipated $6.6M project features more space, variety of rooms and technology By Jim Buice For the Clemmons ... Read more | Add your comment

West Forsyth alum swims in Olympic trials

By Jay Spivey For the Clemmons Courier Tucker Burhans has proven many times that, as a swimmer, he ... Read more | Add your comment

Your Neighbor: Meet Kathy Giff

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Kathy Giff grew up in Raleigh with a very close family ... Read more | Add your comment

Your Neighbor: Meet Kim Wilson

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Kim Wilson spent her childhood as the youngest of two sisters ... Read more | Add your comment

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Clemmons e-recycle event

Are you looking for a way to dispose of old electronic items in an environmentally responsible manner? Perhaps that old television or computer is being ... Read more | Add your comment

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The Clemmons Community Foundation announces three scholarship recipients

The Clemmons Community Foundation announced three scholarship recipients this week. Adia Redfearn, recipient of The Salem Glen College Assistance Program in memory of Richard ‘Dick’ ... Read more | Add your comment

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Victory on the Frontline Church services

Victory on the Frontline Church will host its third “Cruise-in for Christ” car show at 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 26. Sunday morning worship service ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 24, 2021 12:00 am

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Local students honored — June 24

Steele named to Mercer University’s dean’s list MACON, GEORGIA — Mercer University recently named Nya Steele, of Clemmons, to the dean’s list for the spring ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 24, 2021 12:00 am

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Lewisville Branch Library Events for July

All programs are free and open to the public. Please call 336-703-2940 or email Mia Jordan at jordanmc@forsyth.cc for more information or to sign up. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 24, 2021 12:00 am

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Blotter for the week of June 24

Below is a list of crime investigations and activities reported by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department in Clemmons and Lewisville last week. • June 14 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 24, 2021 12:00 am

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Couriering Clemmons — This week in 2001

Couriering this area this week in 2001 — 20 years ago: Navy Ensign Daniel B. Sowder, son of Jane and Eric D. Sowder of Clemmons, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 24, 2021 12:00 am

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Forsyth County employees raise nearly $13,000 for Arts Council

Forsyth County employees raised $12,869.06 for the Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County during a workplace campaign in May. Due to COVID-19, the usual ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, June 22, 2021 3:29 pm

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Free Fishing Day in North Carolina is July 4

RALEIGH — This Independence Day, anyone in North Carolina, regardless of age, will be able to fish for free. Free Fishing Day, which runs from ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, June 22, 2021 2:42 pm

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Disco Turkeys ready for second home stand at Truist Stadium this week

Team announces a Pride Night and events for college students and Little Leaguers WINSTON-SALEM — The Carolina Disco Turkeys began their second home stand of ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, June 22, 2021 1:16 am

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Rent assistance program accepting appointments for in-person applications 

The Forsyth County Department of Social Services is currently accepting appointments for in-person assistance with new applications and document uploads to existing applications for rental assistance beginning on Monday, June 21. The Emergency ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, June 20, 2021 4:11 pm

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Winston-Salem Open individual session tickets go on sale June 23

Early Bird Special Pricing Available Until June 29 WINSTON-SALEM — Individual session tickets to the 2021 Winston-Salem Open will be available for purchase beginning June ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, June 20, 2021 4:00 pm

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Arts Council presents the premiere of ‘The Spirit of Harriet Tubman’

WINSTON-SALEM — The Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County is committed to the relief, recovery, and reopening of our local arts and cultural sector. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, June 20, 2021 3:57 pm

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Winston-Salem Dash announce Independence Weekend celebration

WINSTON-SALEM — The Winston-Salem Dash and the City of Winston-Salem have announced a community Independence Weekend celebration that will be held at Truist Stadium on ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, June 20, 2021 2:54 pm

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Suspect charged with murder

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) has charged William Coleman Scott with murder in the death of his mother. During a joint ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 17, 2021 5:11 pm

Sports

Seniors power wrestling team to regionals

By Jay Spivey For the Clemmons Courier Coach Jason Hooker is nearing the end of his fourth season as head coach of the West Forsyth ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 17, 2021 12:00 am

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Local students honored — June 17

Billings receives doctorate in pharmacy from UNC Chapel Hill Joanna R. Billings has recently graduated with distinction with a doctorate degree in pharmacy from UNC ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 17, 2021 12:00 am

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Couriering Clemmons — This week in 2001

Couriering this area this week in 2001 — 20 years ago: Winston Matney of Clemmons became a national champion at the National Power Tumbling Tournament ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 17, 2021 12:00 am

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CCF announces The Kim & Chris Henson Scholarship Awards

The Clemmons Community Foundation has announced the recipients of The Kim & Chris Henson Scholarship Awards. The two students from the Reagan High School Class ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 17, 2021 12:00 am

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Clemmons Foundation announces name change to the Shallow Ford Foundation

New name reflects larger area served and mission. The Clemmons Community Foundation has announced it will be changing its name to the Shallow Ford Foundation, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 17, 2021 12:00 am

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WS/FCS names new district leaders and principal at Cook Literacy Model School

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education has approved the naming of four new district leaders. Dr. Fredricca Stokes has been named assistant superintendent of student ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 17, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Editorial: Golf is fun playing with right people 

I once loved to play golf. Two or three times a week, sometimes more, I would hit the links just to knock a little ball ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, June 17, 2021 12:00 am

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34th annual Shepherd’s Center used book sale Sept. 2-4

The Shepherd’s Center of Greater Winston-Salem will hold its 34th annual used book sale on Thursday, Sept. 2, and Friday, Sept. 3, from 9 a.m.-9 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 17, 2021 12:00 am

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Commissioners approve $500 million budget that lowers taxes and invests in community 

Forsyth County commissioners unanimously approved a $500 million budget that lowers the property tax rate by 6.57 cents while maintaining services and investing in the community. The budget lowers ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, June 15, 2021 12:33 pm

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Novant Health hits COVID-19 vaccine milestone of 500,000 administered doses

WINSTON-SALEM — Nearly 16 months after the first COVID-19 cases hit North Carolina and six months into vaccine distribution, Novant Health has announced that it ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, June 15, 2021 12:25 pm

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Sonic Drive-In donates to local teachers this Teacher Appreciation Month

America’s Drive-In thanked public school teachers by donating $1.5 million to requests for learning supplies across the country OKLAHOMA CITY — To honor the creative ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, June 15, 2021 12:21 pm

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Clemmons approves tax rate increase

Village adopts $10M budget, agrees to use $6.1M rescue funding on most costly stormwater projects By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier The Village of ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, June 15, 2021 12:01 pm