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Lewisville reviewing facilities, other needs

By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier As the new Mary Alice Warren Community Center starts to take ... Read more | Add your comment

WS/FC schools employees receive vaccination at fairgrounds 

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools employees received vaccine as part of Group 3 of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout on Saturday at Forsyth County Department of Public Health’s mass vaccination site at the Winston-Salem ... Read more | Add your comment

Your Neighbor: Meet Nikki Kourpias

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Nikki Kourpias was born outside of Sioux City, Iowa before her ... Read more | Add your comment

Scholarship series: Leveling the playing field: Charles and Robin Paul on giving back

Editor’s note: Each week, the Courier will be taking a look at local scholarships and the people they ... Read more | Add your comment

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Arson investigation leads to arrest

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office arrested and charged the individual responsible for arson of a local business. At approximately 11:20 p.m. on ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Report.

BREAKING NEWS

COVID-19 variant that originated in UK found in Forsyth County

The B.1.1.7 variant of COVID-19 has been identified in Forsyth County, which has been found to be more contagious, though early research found that it ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Report.

Local News

Sutton named Clemmons Rotary Student of the Month for February

Lillie Sutton was recognized on Feb. 17 as the Rotary Club of Clemmons “Student-of-the-Month” for February. Sutton is an excellent student with a GPA of ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

Couriering Clemmons — This week in 1981

Couriering this area this week in 1981 — 40 years ago: Last Friday night, there was a surprise party for Mr. and Mrs. Marvin E. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

Titan Tattler: A new chapter begins

By Jackson Stanley For the Clemmons Courier The spring season is often associated with things coming back to life. While this metaphor is more often ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

Courier wins press award for design

The North Carolina Press Association announced on Friday that Andy Mooney of the Clemmons Courier won second place in the appearance and design category in ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Tim Istock column: Pass the peas, please … right on by!

By Tim Istock For the Clemmons Courier I’m not exactly sure when I officially became a picky eater, but I strongly suspect I was born ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

A pharmacist talks about COVID vaccine worries and why she felt safe getting it

“We have to put that mistrust aside…and put an end to this pandemic” By Bria Benson Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center Over the last year, we’ve ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Sports

Athlete of the Month: Logan McDonald

By Janie Peterson West Forsyth High School When junior captain Logan McDonald stepped up to compete in the 200-yard individual medley in the swimming state ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

West gives warm welcome to new principal

By Maggie Estes For the Clemmons Courier As one door closes, another opens, and the main office doors are opening for Kevin Spainhour, the new ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Editorial: Joys of freedom slowly returning 

Walking through the grocery store on Saturday morning, my big head got in the way. One of those little straps that held my face mask ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

Bestselling children’s authors Victoria Schwab and R.L. Stine in conversation at a virtual Bookmarks event

WINSTON-SALEM — Bestselling children’s authors Victoria Schwab and R.L. Stine will be in conversation discussing their new middle-grade books during a virtual event at 6:30 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

Victory on the Frontline Church services

Victory on the Frontline Church’s Sunday morning worship service “victory@am” starts at 9 a.m. This praise and worship service is led by teacher Tamara Koontz. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

A chaplain’s take on COVID-19 vaccine: This is God at work

There for the dark moments and for the light, chaplains are at the bedside By Ken Garfield Novant Health Through a year of heartbreak, chaplain Fred ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

Volunteers needed for statewide litter sweep


RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Transportation needs volunteers to help clean up trash along roads during the Adopt-A-Highway Spring Litter Sweep from April 10-24. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 1:32 pm

Local News

Johnson and Johnson vaccine expected to arrive this week in Forsyth County 

Forsyth County Department of Public Health, Novant Health, and Wake Forest Baptist Health will add the new Johnson and Johnson (Janssen) vaccine to the COVID-19 vaccines they are using to ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 10:55 am

Local News

Blotter for the week of March 4

Below is a list of crime investigations and activities reported by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department in Clemmons and Lewisville last week. • Feb. 22 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 12:16 am

Sports

West wins opener against Oak Grove

By Jay Spivey For the Clemmons Courier Things couldn’t have gone much better for the West Forsyth football team last Thursday night in its season ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, March 1, 2021 2:10 pm

Local News

Lewisville Branch Library events for March

All programs are free and open to the public. Call 336-703-2940 for more information. For more information or to sign up for programs, email Mia ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, March 1, 2021 12:08 pm

Local News

Men Who Cook fundraiser reimagined for 2021 to benefit SECU Family House

WINSTON-SALEM— A new version of the SECU Family House’s signature Men Who Cook fundraising event, presented by Wake Forest Baptist Health, is being served up this ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, February 28, 2021 8:33 pm

Local News

Sharing together: 39 schools in Forsyth County collecting cereal for children in need

WINSTON-SALEM — In recognition of National Nutrition Month, Crisis Control Ministry will hold its 21st annual “Wee Care! Cereal Drive” from March 1-31. Elementary schools, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, February 28, 2021 8:28 pm

Local News

New Clemmons Food Pantry is open for clients

By Larry Stombaugh For the Clemmons Courier When the Spiritual Growth Sunday School class of Clemmons United Methodist Church decided to adopt a family for ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, February 25, 2021 12:10 am

Local News

Local students honored – Feb. 25

Cochran named to dean’s list at Florida Tech MELBOURNE, FLORIDA — Cody Cochran, of Clemmons, has been named to the dean’s list for the fall ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, February 25, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

Titan Tattler: West Forsyth acts on official return plan

By Jackson Stanley For the Clemmons Courier West Forysthians have a big week ahead of them, lets see what is going on in the village. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, February 25, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Editorial: The Supremes — part of early music education

There weren’t a lot of frills to the house my family grew up in off Oak Grove Church Road near Mocksville. It was an old ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, February 25, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

Shredder event

Holy Family Catholic Church, will host a shredder event from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 27. Suggested donations are $5 per bag or ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, February 25, 2021 12:00 am

Local News

Your Neighbor: Meet Julie Heidtmann

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Julie Heidtmann enjoyed an idyllic childhood in Allentown, Pennsylvania. “My older brother and I began taking piano at ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, February 25, 2021 12:00 am