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‘Perfect Fit’: Bobby Ogburn’s family gets historic marker for Peter and Comfort Clemmons House along with a new owner

By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier Bobby Ogburn’s family owned the Peter and Comfort Clemmons House, which ... Read more | Add your comment

Four students finish high school sports careers in All-Star games

By Jay Spivey For the Clemmons Courier Four recently-graduated athletes from West Forsyth had one last chance last ... Read more | Add your comment

Your Neighbor: Meet Dr. Jamie Lunsford

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Dr. Jamie Lunsford grew up in Kissimmee, Florida, as the youngest ... Read more | Add your comment

Educator Warehouse allows teachers to replenish school supplies

By Beth Cassidy For the Clemmons Courier In a pod behind Diggs-Latham Elementary School in Winston-Salem, there is ... Read more | Add your comment

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McHenry to visit Forsyth County

Congressman Patrick McHenry (N.C.-10) will be in Forsyth County for two events on Wednesday, Aug. 4. At 4 p.m., McHenry will attend the Greater Winston-Salem ... Read more | Add your comment

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COVID-19 vaccination to be offered at Bowman Gray Stadium and other community venues  

The Forsyth County Department of Public Health will offer COVID vaccinations before next Saturday’s race at Bowman Gray Stadium with a free admission ticket for that night’s ... Read more | Add your comment

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Masks required at all county facilities beginning Aug. 2

Forsyth County Government will begin requiring visitors and employees to wear masks at all of its indoor facilities beginning on Monday, Aug. 2. Masks will ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, August 2, 2021 11:10 am

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Community meeting on the proposed multi-use event center at Tanglewood Park

Forsyth County Government will hold the second community meeting on the proposed Multi-Use Event Center at Tanglewood Park on Aug. 4. The meeting will be ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, July 31, 2021 2:59 pm

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Novant Health postpones Wilmington, Winston-Salem festivals as COVID-19 cases rise, vaccination rates remain stagnant

WINSTON-SALEM — Novant Health has announced the remaining two Welcome Back Festival celebrations, originally scheduled for Aug. 7 in Wilmington and Aug. 21 in in ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, July 31, 2021 2:57 pm

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Individuals should wear masks indoors due to spread of COVID-19 

Due to the substantial transmission of COVID-19 locally, Forsyth County Department of Public Health advises everyone to wear masks when in indoor public settings. The ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, July 31, 2021 2:55 pm

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WS/FCS approves mask requirement for first quarter of 2021-2022 school year

In a special called meeting, the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education has voted to require masks for all students, staff, and visitors 5 years old ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 29, 2021 9:36 am

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Single tickets for Winston-Salem Symphony 2021–22 season on sale Aug. 2

Special 75-hour buy one ticket/get one ticket free offer WINSTON-SALEM — The Winston-Salem Symphony, with Music Director Timothy Redmond, has announced that single tickets for ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 29, 2021 9:34 am

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Salem Band to perform outdoor concert on Aug. 10

Salem Band will perform an outdoor concert at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 10, at Salem Square. The theme is “Women” — celebrating women’s achievements ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 29, 2021 9:29 am

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Winston-Salem Open announces 2021 playing field

Field Includes Lorenzo Sonego, Marin Cilic, Nick Kyrgios, Frances Tiafoe, and Kevin Anderson WINSTON-SALEM — The Winston-Salem Open has announced the playing field for the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 29, 2021 9:23 am

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Couriering Clemmons — This week in 1984

Couriering this area this week in 1984 — 37 years ago: A unique shopping complex is now under construction in Clemmons. Called Village Shoppes, the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 29, 2021 12:00 am

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Local students honored — July 29

Local residents receive degrees from Washington and Lee University LEXINGTON, VA. — The following local residents received a degree from Washington and Lee University on ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 29, 2021 12:00 am

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Editorial: Summer time, and the livin’ is not-so easy 

Summer time, and the livin’ is easy. At one point in my life, I may have believed that. The heat and humidity this area gets ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 29, 2021 12:00 am

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Lewisville Branch Library events for August

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

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 29, 2021 12:00 am

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Harmony Grove vacation Bible school

Harmony Grove United Methodist Church will be having vacation Bible school followed by the Back to School Bash event on Aug. 7. The vacation Bible ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 29, 2021 12:00 am

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New Direction for Women Who Care About Community

Clemmons — Women Who Care About Community, a Clemmons-based nonprofit, has had a mission of assisting local children and families. The group has chosen a new ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 29, 2021 12:00 am

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Clemmons seeks answers on event center at Tanglewood

By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier Did you know that a $5 million, 50,000-square-foot event center was possibly coming to Tanglewood Park? Well, apparently ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 11:02 am

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Triad Minority & Women’s Business Expo: One event, three locations

Named one of the Top 10 black business expos across the country by BlackBusiness.Org, the 2021 Triad Minority & Women’s Business Expo presented by Maximum ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 10:00 am

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Forsyth County to hold community meetings on Tanglewood Event Center project 

Forsyth County Government will hold community meetings on the proposed Multi-Use Event Center at Tanglewood Park on July 28 and Aug. 4. The first meeting ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 12:47 am

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Blotter for the week of July 29

Below is a list of crime investigations and activities reported by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department in Clemmons and Lewisville last week. • July 19 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 12:36 am

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Forsyth Public Health continues vaccination events with cash card incentives for first doses

The Forsyth County Department of Public Health will offer COVID vaccinations at Solutions for Independence, Compare Foods, St. John CME Church and the health department. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, July 26, 2021 10:51 am

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Forsyth County holding virtual meeting on applying for Rescue Plan funds on July 28 

Forsyth County Government will hold its next virtual meeting on how local organizations can apply for American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds on July 28 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, July 26, 2021 10:42 am

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Crisis Control Ministry announces in-person reopening on Aug. 2

WINSTON-SALEM — After being forced to close its doors to the public in March of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Crisis Control Ministry has ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, July 26, 2021 10:41 am

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Welcome to Medicare Workshop on Aug. 23

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

by Staff Report, Monday, July 26, 2021 10:22 am

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Upcoming events at Clemmons Branch Library

To register for these events, call the Clemmons Branch Library at 336-703-2920 or visit the website at forsyth.cc/library/clemmons . Children’s events Be Wild NC: Native ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 22, 2021 12:00 am

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Southwest wins state championship, going on to regionals

By Jay Spivey For the Clemmons Courier Baseball at Southwest Forsyth Little League, now Southwest Cal Ripken League, has always been strong. That’s the case ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 22, 2021 12:00 am

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Local students honored — July 22

Local cadets graduate from the Citadel CHARLESTON — More than 560 members of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets accepted diplomas during The Citadel’s commencement ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 22, 2021 12:00 am