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Working out the details: Jerry Long Family YMCA shifts to outdoor exercise classes while awaiting reopening during coronavirus pandemic

By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier The early morning sun was shining down on the parking lot ... Read more | Add your comment

Your Neighbor: Meet Susan Preston

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Susan Preston spent most of her childhood growing up in western ... Read more | Add your comment

More than just ice cream: Custard, Italian Ice and Snowballs draw following in Clemmons among fans of frozen treats

By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier With the arrival of summer, and all the accompanying heat and ... Read more | Add your comment

Your Neighbor: Meet Carrie Hileman

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Carrie Hileman embraced the meaning of hard work from a young ... Read more | Add your comment

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Clemmons Community Foundation elects new officers and board members

CLEMMONS — The Clemmons Community Foundation has announced the election of its board of director officers beginning July 2020: Maria P. Vernon, chair Maria Vernon ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Report.

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Letter gives details of potential legal claim

Regarding denial of rezoning for Clemmons apartment complex By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier Just before the Clemmons Village Council rejected a proposed rezoning ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jim Buice.

Sports

West Forsyth’s track and field senior profiles — part 2

West Forsyth’s track-and-field program had 17 seniors in the virus-shortened 2020 season. Eight of them were featured in last week’s Courier. Here’s a look at ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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Blotter — July 2

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

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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Clemmons Presbyterian Church hosts blood drive

Clemmons Presbyterian Church will host a blood drive from 2:30-6:45 p.m. on Thursday, July 9. You may get an appointment from blood drive coordinator Sam ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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SECU Family House looking to the Winston-Salem community to donate meals for guests during COVID-19

WINSTON-SALEM — The SECU Family House in Winston-Salem reopened in early May after a brief closure due to COVID-19 but is back to serving as ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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Local students honored — July 2

 Mitchell named to Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s spring 2020 dean’s list WORCESTER, MA — Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) has announced that Mason Mitchell, of Clemmons, a ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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In Congress, July 4, 1776

The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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Welcome to Medicare workshop offered

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

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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Couriering Clemmons — What was happening this week in 1981

Couriering the area this week in 1981 — Reports indicated that a definite purchase agreement had been reached between Heffner’s Land of Food in Mocksville ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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Two county initiatives win national awards

Two Forsyth County initiatives have been recognized by The National Association of Counties (NACo) 2020 Achievement Awards for innovation in county government. Emergency Medical Services’ ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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Fireworks and COVID-19: How to stay safe during July 4 celebrations

By Cliff Mehrtens Novant Health Celebrating America’s Independence Day is synonymous with fireworks. But handling pyrotechnics yourself is dangerous and not recommended. With most large-scale shows ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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Church service

Join Victory on the Frontline Church for Sunday morning worship service “victory@am” at 9 a.m. on Sunday, July 5. The contemporary music service will be ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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Orgain receives the Rebecca and Danny Green Music Scholarship

The Clemmons Community Foundation has announced that Ella Orgain, a 2020 graduate of West Forsyth High School, is this year’s recipient of the Rebecca and ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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Scholarship winners

Each year, the Lewisville Civic Club selects three scholarship winners to receive $1,500 each, not just for academics, but also for their service to the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:00 am

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Arrest linked to around 50 vehicle break-ins

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man linked to around 50 vehicle break-ins throughout Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. Investigators have been ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:49 pm

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Lomax joins Fidelity Bank

FUQUAY-VARINA — Fidelity Bank has announced that Alan Lomax has joined its team as senior vice president and area executive. In his new position, Lomax ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 am

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Blotter — June 25

Below is a list of crime investigations and activities reported by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office in Clemmons and Lewisville last week. • June 15 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 am

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Novant Health and CoreLife announce wellness and weight management partnership

WINSTON-SALEM — CoreLife, the nation’s leading healthcare company specializing in the treatment of obesity and illnesses related to obesity, and Novant Health, a four-state integrated ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 am

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Senior Services seeks wish list items for Christmas in July

WINSTON-SALEM — Senior Services is holding its annual Christmas in July drive to collect needed food, household and personal care supplies for seniors in its ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 am

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6 key etiquette moves for the summer of COVID-19

By Page Leggett For the Clemmons Courier Your mother may have told you to say “please” and “thank you,” keep your elbows off the table and ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 am

Opinion

Editorial: Help the police; old buildings; and old bodies

Lock your cars at night, folks. And be aware of the goings on in your own neighborhood. Last week, several areas of Davie County and ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 am

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The Winston-Salem Symphony launches new digital series

WINSTON-SALEM — The Winston-Salem Symphony has announced “Etherbound,” a new series that promotes orchestral music and artistic collaborations in the digital space. The “Symphony Unbound” ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 am

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Couriering Clemmons — What was happening this week in 1980

Couriering the area this week in 1980 — William T. Long, of Clemmons, was elected as a new member of the planning committee of the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 am

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Local students honored — June 25

Clemson University announces president’s, dean’s lists for spring semester CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson University has announced the spring 2020 president’s list. To be named to ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 am

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Love community development corporation awarded nearly $60,000 to support senior volunteer service

WINSTON-SALEM — Love Community Development Corporation (LoveCDC) has announced it has received a RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) Senior Corps grant of $59,434 (85%) ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 am

Sports

West Forsyth’s track and field senior profiles

West Forsyth’s track-and-field program had 17 seniors in 2020.  Here’s a close-up look at eight of them. The other nine will be featured next week. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 am