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Medical Examiner Determines Cause of Death in Clemmons Murders

By Staff FLASH: The Medical Examiner’s Office at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center has completed their preliminary post-mortem examination of both Joshua Fredrick Wetzler and Tommy Dean Welch. It has been determined that both men were killed as the result of gun shots. John “Pazuzu” Lawson, Amber Burch, and Krystal […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Medical Examiner Determines Cause of Death in Kernersville Homicide

By Staff FLASH: A preliminary ruling by the Medical Examiner upon completion of their post mortem examination of 75 year-old Clarence Nelson Parrish, has determined the Cause of Death to be Blunt Force Trauma and the Manner of Death to be Homicide. Investigators have already arrested a 15 year-old juvenile […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
East Forsyth’s Trish Gainey Named WS/FC Schools Principal of the Year

East Forsyth’s Trish Gainey Named WS/FC Schools Principal of the Year

By Kim Underwood WS/Forsyth County Schools     Trish Gainey, the principal at East Forsyth High School, is the 2015 Principal of the Year for Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools. Gainey was recognized this morning at a breakfast at Benton Convention Center sponsored by Truliant Federal Credit Union. Although the honor was […]

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A Grown Up Conversation – Interview with County Commission Candidate Ted Kaplan

By Chad Nance Grown up conversations are not the norm with the Forsyth county Board of Commissioners. Accusation, acrimony, and political pandering have been, though. At-Large County Commissioner candidate Ted Kaplan sees a brighter future, however. His vision is of accommodation, working across party lines, and coming together in order […]

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Family of John “Pazuzu” Lawson’s Victim Speaks Out – Personal Essay

By Stacey Carter   Sometimes life spins some pretty crazy tales. I never expected to be caught up in the story of a demonic worshipper of Satan, who murdered my son’s father and buried him in his backyard, where the body went undiscovered for over 5 years though the police […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 3 comments · Community, Health
CCD Editorial Cartoon- Heavy Spending Dominating NC Senate Race

CCD Editorial Cartoon- Heavy Spending Dominating NC Senate Race

By Andrew David Cox                 Andrew David Cox, from Pfafftown, is a cartoonist, painter and illustrator who specializes in editorial cartoons and political art. Cox drew editorial cartoons for The Appalachian, the student newspaper of Appalachian State, from August of 2012 to May […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Columns, Guests
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Camel City Leaf Collection to Begin November 3rd

By Staff It is time to start raking leaves again and the City of winston-Salem is gearing up to pick up the leaves. Collection is aided by homeowners properly following the guidelines so that work can be accomplished fast and safely. The city of winston-Salem asks that homeowners follow these […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services
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#Gamergate – or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Internet

By Michael A. Wiseman   There’s a comment during the end of Kubrick’s ‘Dr. Strangelove’ that goes, “we must not allow a mine shaft gap!” For those who haven’t seen it, the idea is that, in the event of a doomsday scenario, human civilization would be forced underground (into what […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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3rd Shift New Poll Shows Hagan Remains in the Lead- Race Still Expensive, Vapid, Mean… & a Bore

By Chad Nance   “It’s one thing to be bored, or subjected to boredom. It’s another to be insulted. This is a pot of piss flung in the face. What does it take to get people disgusted these days?” ― Christopher Hitchens “Beneath those stars is a universe of gliding […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · 3rd Shift, Columns
Cancelled: Silver Alert Issued for Winston-Salem Man

Cancelled: Silver Alert Issued for Winston-Salem Man

By Staff     The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered man in winston-Salem, 72 year-old Ralph Gene Wood. Citizens are asked to be on the lookout for Mr. Wood, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety