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Twin City Youth Soccer Association to Host Southern Soccer Showcase

By Staff   Twin City Youth Soccer Association, one of the largest youth soccer associations in North Carolina, has announced it will host the 2015 Southern Soccer Showcase sponsored by Mercedes Benz April 28th-29th, at BB&T Soccer Park, in Bermuda Run, outside of Winston-Salem. The 2014 Southern Soccer Showcase is a […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Family Easter Fling Returns April 4

By Staff   Winston-Salem Recreation and Parks will hold its annual Family Easter Fling at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 4. Free entry and parking is available through Gate 5 on Deacon Boulevard. Children up to age 8 can participate in a traditional Easter egg […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
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Team SmartStop’s Rob Britton Finishes 10th in Tour de Taiwan

By Staff   Winston-Salem’s Team SmartStop has concluded its first race in Asia at the Tour de Taiwan with Rob Britton finishing in tenth place on the overall general classification. March 26 was the Tour de Taiwan the final stage, which took riders from Tainan to Pingtung. The final 178km […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Wednesday Wellness- Wake Forest Baptist Offers Tips on How to Spring Back into Health the Smart Way

By WFBMC   Anxious to begin running outside, hitting the golf course and beautifying your yard again? Not so fast. According to Christopher Miles, M.D., assistant professor of family and community medicine at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and one of the team physicians for Wake Forest University athletes, if […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Health
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3rd Shift… Don’t Feed the Trolls WSPD… Zero Charisma Points & Harassing the Police

By Chad Nance   As many of you have heard by now, the Winston-Salem Police Department got trolled like a female gaming journalist who publicly voices the opinion that she’d like to see more female characters in video games. Some guy from Walkertown named Rick Goins had been spending some […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services
CCD Editorial Cartoon- Presbyterian Church Approves Same-Sex Marriage

CCD Editorial Cartoon- Presbyterian Church Approves Same-Sex Marriage

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 of 2014. […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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Severe Winter Weather has Affected Red Cross Blood & Platelet Donations

By Staff Following round after round of snow, freezing rain and arctic cold in many parts of the country, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for eligible blood and platelet donors to give now to help restock its shelves. March storms forced the cancellation of more than 200 […]

by · March 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Health
CCD Editorial Cartoon – The Obama Administration Meets Sunshine Week

CCD Editorial Cartoon – The Obama Administration Meets Sunshine Week

By Andrew David Cox   Editor’s note: Yes, it’s Sunshine Week again.  It is a time where journalists and concerned citizens focus their attention on government transparency… or, as it more the case, the lack of it.  How did the Obama Administration greet Sunshine Week?  Following the policies of the George W. […]

ADT Security Locks Out Camel City Workers

ADT Security Locks Out Camel City Workers

By Chad Nance   “I keep my nose on the grindstone, I work hard every day Might get a little tired on the weekend, after I draw my pay But I’ll go back workin, come Monday morning I’m right back with the crew I’ll drink a little beer that evening, […]

by · March 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Health
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Astronaut Mark Kelly with Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords to Speak at Stevens Center

By Staff   Old Salem Museums & Gardens will present “American Perspectives featuring Mark Kelly with Gabby Giffords: Endeavour to Succeed”on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 7 p.m. A former Gulf War combat pilot and a veteran of four shuttle missions, Mark Kelly made history serving as commander of Space […]

by · March 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown