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St Philips Moravian Church- Ever Forward to Freedom

St Philips Moravian Church- Ever Forward to Freedom

  On May 21st 2015, the congregation and guests of St. Phillips Moravian Church (located in Old Salem) gathered together to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the announcement to the African-American slaves who made up the congregation that they had been released from bondage. Rev. Russ May, Rev. Terrance Hawkins, […]

by · May 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Neighborhoods, Non-profits
Winston-Salem Man has Been Missing for Months – Police Seek Information

Winston-Salem Man has Been Missing for Months – Police Seek Information

By Staff A Silver Alert has been issued for 38 year-old Jamaal Phillip Dawson. His mother reported that she has not seen Mr. Dawson for 3 months Mr. Dawson is homeless and was last seen by his mother in February 2015 at her residence located at 4840 Stonewall Street. He […]

by · May 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
YMCA Names Norm Potter Chief Volunteer Officer

YMCA Names Norm Potter Chief Volunteer Officer

By Staff The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina announced Norm Potter will serve as Chief Volunteer Officer and Board Chair during the 2015-2016 term. Norm is a long-standing Y volunteer and Vice President, Development & Alumni Affairs, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. “The Y is a cornerstone of our […]

by · May 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
CCD Editorial Cartoon – AFP Outsiders Control NC Renewable Energy Policy

CCD Editorial Cartoon – AFP Outsiders Control NC Renewable Energy Policy

By Andrew David Cox  

by · May 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Andrew David Cox
Memorial Day Causes Changes to Waste and Recycling Pickup

Memorial Day Causes Changes to Waste and Recycling Pickup

By Staff City offices will be closed Monday, May 25, for the Memorial Day holiday. This has forced changes to a number of government services in the Winston-Salem area.

by · May 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services
Police Search for Suspects in Ohio Ave Arsons

Police Search for Suspects in Ohio Ave Arsons

By Staff In the early morning hours of May 20, 2015, the WSPD and the Winston-Salem Fire Department responded to a residential fire at a vacant house located at 5016 Ohio Avenue as well as a vehicle fire at 711 Voss Street just a short distance away. Fire investigators determined […]

by · May 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Mayor Allen Joines Seeking New Boards and Commissions Members

By Staff Mayor Allen Joines is accepting applications from city residents interested in serving on the following boards and commissions: Emergency Management Advisory Council Public Assembly Facilities Commission Human Relations Commission Loan Committee Minority/Women’s Business Enterprise Advisory Committee Recreation and Parks Commission Sister Cities Zoning Board of Adjustment The volunteer […]

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“Size Matters” Fundraiser will Permit Renovation of Theatre Alliance Performance Space

By Staff   Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance’s Board of Directors has launched a $60,000 fundraising campaign named “Size Matters,” to renovate the theatre company’s performance space. Since moving to its own home at 1047 W. Northwest Boulevard in 2008, Theatre Alliance has worked within the confines of an 86-seat performance space. […]

Investigation into Officer Involved Wreck on Reynolda Rd Turned Over to Highway Patrol

Investigation into Officer Involved Wreck on Reynolda Rd Turned Over to Highway Patrol

By Staff On May 13th 2015 a wreck involving  Winston-Salem police officer Sergeant J.W. Leone and 68 year-old Alan Edward Dunnagan at the intersection of Reynolda and Polo Roads sent Mr. Dunnagan to the hospital with serious injuries.  According to the WSPD Mr. Dunnagan remains in the hospital and the investigation has […]

by · May 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Electric Camel Pod – The Day the Music Died – The Phantom Menace Strikes Again

The boys are joined by Rev. Russ May as they discuss May 19th, 1999, the Day the Music Day Died.  It was the day that “Star Was:The Phantom Menace” was released and many of our inner children began to cry and mourn.  Chad offers his theory about Richard Nixon and […]