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5 Apps that Will Help Keep Your Teen Safe

5 Apps that Will Help Keep Your Teen Safe

Stay Safe: Personal Safety Apps for Teens and Family by Kristen Daukus – 4 Hens and a Rooster I will never forget the first time that I stood on the front porch and watched my oldest drive away by herself, with no one else in the car, the day she […]

by · May 25, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Health
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Professional Cycling Teams from 10 Countries Showcase Top Talent at Fourth Annual Winston-Salem Cycling Classic – Road Closures Will Affect Several Areas

Memorial Day Weekend Bicycle Races Cap Weeklong National Championships Events; Events Free for Spectators; Schedule and Road Closures on Page 2 By staff Organizers of the Winston-Salem Cycling Classic have confirmed 34 top professional cycling teams representing 10 countries have accepted invitations to race May 29-30, 2016. Seven criterium races […]

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Drug Bust on Chandler Street Nets Over 60 Grams of Heroin

by staff On May 19th, the WSPD conducted an investigation involving a Violation of Controlled Substances Act at 521 Chandler Street, which is off Old Greensboro Road near Waterworks Road. As a result of an investigation and the execution of a search warrant, 30 year old Edmond Roderick Crosby Jr. […]

by · May 25, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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The Dash to Wear Warthogs Jerseys for Three Throwback Thursdays

Jerseys will be auctioned off later in season to benefit WS Sports Foundation by staff For the first time at BB&T Ballpark, the Winston-Salem Dash will don commemorative Warthogs jerseys during three Throwback Thursdays this season. The Warthogs return to Winston-Salem this Thursday, May 26, along with June 16 and […]

by · May 25, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Early Morning Murder at Local Strip Club

By Staff Tuesday morning at approximately 2:47am, officers with the WSPD were dispatched to the Paper Moon “Gentleman’s” Club on a reported shooting. When officers arrived they were told by witnesses that a shooting had occurred in the parking lot of the strip club and the victim had been transported […]

by · May 25, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Wake Forest Baptist Medical’s Telestroke Network Robot in Kinston Gets a Name

Wake Forest Baptist Medical’s Telestroke Network Robot in Kinston Gets a Name

‘Corey’ Honors Firefighter Who’s Back on the Job following 2015 Stroke by staff How does it feel to have a machine named for you? “It’s pretty cool,” said 29-year-old firefighter Corey Showers. What’s even cooler is that it’s no ordinary machine. It’s a robot. More specifically, a telemedicine robot at […]

by · May 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Local Interest, News
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UNCSA Mourns the Loss of Founding School of Music Faculty Member Robert Listokin

by staff The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) is mourning the loss of founding School of Music faculty member Robert Listokin, who died last Wednesday. He was 83. Listokin, a clarinetist, left a promising New York concert career to join the fledgling music faculty at the […]

by · May 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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Robinhood Road Pizza Hut Robbed at Gunpoint

by staff WSPD Officers responded to the Pizza Hut located at 3460 Robinhood Road in reference to an Armed Robbery at about 10:45 Monday night. Preliminary investigation revealed that three black male suspects were armed with handguns entered the business. Once inside, the suspects took an undetermined amount of money. […]

by · May 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Winston-Salem Jaycees Honor Outstanding Young Leaders at Awards Banquet

Winston-Salem Jaycees Honor Outstanding Young Leaders at Awards Banquet

by staff The Winston-Salem Jaycees honored 10 Outstanding Young Leaders from local Winston-Salem/Forsyth County High Schools with scholarship banquet held at Graze Restaurant at the Twin City Quarter on May 19th. Young leaders from the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School District have the opportunity to complete their applications for the Outstanding Young […]

by · May 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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Cancelled: Silver Alert Issued for Missing Winston-Salem Teen

by staff On May 23, 2016 at approximately 8:48 p.m., officers with the WSPD responded to the 700 block of Clemmonsville Circle on a Check on the Welfare call. Upon arrival, officers learned that Michael Ryan Maxwell, a 15 year-old white male who was reported as a runaway on May […]

by · May 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety