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Silver Alert Issued for Winston-Salem Woman

By Staff The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered woman, 48 year-old Irene Patricia Williams. Citizens are asked to be on the lookout for Ms. Williams, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. Ms. Williams is […]

by · July 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Ardmore Car Crash Leads to Flooding and Multiple Charges

Ardmore Car Crash Leads to Flooding and Multiple Charges

By Staff Tuesday morning at approximately 12:32am, patrol officer’s responded to a vehicle crash with personal injuries at Magnolia St. and Cherokee Ln. According to authorities a vehicle driven by 35 year-old Rebecca June Poplawski was driving left the roadway and hammered into a fire hydrant. The impact caused Poplawski’s […]

by · July 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Twin City Stage Announces Auditions for Swingtime Canteen

By Staff   Twin City Stage will hold auditions for the musical comedy, Swingtime Canteen, on Monday, August 31 at 7 pm at the Arts Council Theatre, 610 Coliseum Drive, Winston-Salem. No appointment is necessary. It’s 1944 and movie legend Marian Ames and her gal pals from the Hollywood Canteen […]

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City Parks to Host “Neighborhood Suites” Concerts

By Staff   Five city parks will host free concerts by the Camel City Jazz Orchestra on Sundays in August. The orchestra’s “Neighborhood Suites” series combines original big-band jazz with narratives about historic neighborhoods in Winston-Salem. The narratives were provided by the New Winston Museum, which collaborated with the orchestra […]

Community Celebrates 25th Anniversary of the Signing of the ADA

Community Celebrates 25th Anniversary of the Signing of the ADA

By Bryan Dooley   On July 24, members of the community gathered at Triad Park in Kernersville to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The event was organized by local disability agencies in celebration of the landmark disability rights legislation, which was signed into law by […]

by · July 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
Body Found at Innkeeper Hotel

Body Found at Innkeeper Hotel

By Staff On Saturday at approximately 11:13am., officers with the WSPD were dispatched to the Innkeeper Hotel, located at 2115 Peters Creek Parkway. Once on scene, the responding Officers located a deceased person inside a hotel room. According to authorities the individual appears to be the victim of a shooting. […]

by · July 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Updated: Police Ram SUV Going Wrong-Way on US52

Updated: Police Ram SUV Going Wrong-Way on US52

By Staff Sunday morning at approximately 12:29am, patrol officers with the WSPD responded to reports of a vehicle traveling north in the southbound lanes of US 52. The vehicle, a 1998 Chevrolet Blazer was dirven by by Rafael Sandoval-Perez. Authorities located Sandoval-Perez, then followed him in the northbound lanes attempting […]

by · July 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
CCD Weekend Guide July 24-26

CCD Weekend Guide July 24-26

This weekend in Camel City offers some great opportunities for theater, exercise and outdoor concerts! Looking for something a little out of the ordinary – check out Old Salem’s World Cup Foosball Tournament on Saturday. Summer on Trade and Downtown Jazz are happening this weekend, as well as two great […]

by · July 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
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UNCSA Musicians Win Big at Rosen-Schaffel Competition

By Staff Musicians from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts brought an international flair to the Rosen-Schaffel Competition for Young and Emerging Artists, and nearly walked away with a sweep. Mexican-American flutist Marco Núñez, who received his Bachelor of Music degree in 2014, won first place. The […]

by · July 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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Guest Editorial- NC-NAACP v. McCrory Comes to Winston-Salem

For the last two weeks Winston-Salem has taken center stage as the host city of the federal lawsuit NC-NAACP v. McCrory. This case will have national implications for the voting rights of all citizens. A number of legal scholars have stated that the North Carolina statute is one of the […]