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Dash Edge Playoff-Hopeful Carolina in Thriller

By Staff The Dash were eliminated from the playoff hunt on Friday, but Winston-Salem knocked off the Carolina Mudcats in a postseason-like contest by a score of 1-0 on Saturday night at Five County Stadium. After a seven-inning chain of zeroes for both sides, Winston-Salem (30-38, 60-77) pushed across the […]

by · August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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CCD Ticket Contest Winners for This Week!

    CCD is happy to announce the winners of this week’s ticket giveaway contest.  Robert Evans and Jennifer Payne have won sets of two tickets for their choice of events this weekend. They will be choosing from attending  Carolina Sky Music Festival or the Blue Ridge Music Center‘s shows this weekend.  Jon Fox […]

by · August 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
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Forsyth Co Needs Community Help Choosing a New Social Services Director

By Staff The Forsyth County Social Services Board is in the process of searching for a new Social Services Director. The members of the Board are seeking your input in this process. We kindly request that you please take a few minutes to complete the survey. All survey responses must […]

by · August 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services
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Authoring Action to Welcome Rain Pryor to Winston-Salem Saturday Night

By Staff Authoring Action has announced that actress and author Rain Pryor will be signing her NAACP image award nominated book, “Jokes My Father Never Taught Me”, at Ma’ati Spa (707 N. Main Street) on Saturday night August 30th between 6 and 8pm. she will be working with the Camel […]

by · August 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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Pelicans Send Dash to Brink of Elimination

By Staff   Winston-Salem’s elimination number dipped to one due to Myrtle Beach’s 16-5 victory over the Dash on Wednesday night at TicketReturn.com Field. The Dash (58-76, 28-37), who have dropped seven in a row and 17 of their last 21, are five and a half games behind Salem for […]

by · August 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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2014′s Fiesta to Feature a Running of the Bulls with the Camel City Thrashers

By Staff   New to Fiesta this year is the “Running of the Bulls” at 3:45pm. The Camel City Thrashers, Winston-Salem’s Roller Derby team will be playing the role of “the bulls” as they playfully chase runners down Holly Avenue and up Spruce Street. Similar to a game of tag, […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
NC Moms Join With the Women’s & Girls Project of W-S to “Grill for Gun Sense This Sunday

NC Moms Join With the Women’s & Girls Project of W-S to “Grill for Gun Sense This Sunday

By Staff   The North Carolina chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and the Women’s and Girls’ Project of Winston-Salem have announced that they will combine forces for family-friendly “Grilling for Gun Sense” event at Rupert Bell Park this Sunday, August 31st. The event comes on […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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New Feeding America Report Reveals Real Face of Hunger in Northwest North Carolina

By Staff In spite of what politicians in Raleigh and Washington, DC try to tell the people of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County, one thing is clear… this so-called recovery isn’t finding it’s way to us all here in the Camel City. A new study released August 18th by Second Harvest Food Bank […]

by · August 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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Winston-Salem Attorney Richard Dietz Appointed to Serve on the Court of Appeals

By Staff   In a press release on Monday afternoon, Governor Pat McCrory announced that he will appoint Winston-Salem lawyer Richard Dietz to the North Carolina Court of Appeals. Dietz will fill the seat of Judge Bob Hunter, Jr., whom McCrory appointed as a Justice on the North Carolina Supreme […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services
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Boss’ Boomer Sends Mudcats Past Dash

By Staff Torsten Boss slugged a two-out, three-run homer in the top of the ninth inning, leading the Carolina Mudcats to a stunning 7-5 win over Winston-Salem on Sunday afternoon at BB&T Ballpark. Trailing 5-4 in the ninth inning, Carolina (30-31, 59-69) rallied against Dash reliever Zach Isler (1-7). Yhoxian […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Sports