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Hang Out with CCD at the Earth Day Fair

Camel City Dispatch will be at the 10th annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair this Saturday, April 25th from 10am-5pm. The event has been moved inside to the Education Building at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds (formerly known as the Dixie Classic Fairgrounds). Stop by our booth (#134) and meet some of our crew […]

Piedmont Earth Day Fair this Saturday at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds

Piedmont Earth Day Fair this Saturday at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds

by Staff The Tenth Annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair is happening this coming Saturday, April 25th – rain or shine! It’s an event put together by the Piedmont Environmental Alliance (PEA), designed to help promote sustainable activities and renewable energy. Many activities will be dedicated to educating children. There will also […]

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Energy Education at the Center of Piedmont Earth Day Fair

By Staff Piedmont Environmental Alliance, the nonprofit organizer of the annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair, anticipates a crowd of more than 10,000 visitors at the event to be held Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds from 10 AM–5PM. With the support of local sponsors and community partners, organizers […]

by · April 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Environment
A Forsyth County Coalition Forms Around the Energy Freedom Act

A Forsyth County Coalition Forms Around the Energy Freedom Act

By Staff   “As faith leaders, we are morally compelled to do all possible at this critical time to create a clean and affordable energy future for North Carolina.” -Bishop Todd Fulton, President, Minister’s Conference of Winston-Salem & Vicinity   At a press conference on Friday, April 10th, state legislators […]

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Piedmont Earth Day Fair Challenges Guests to Create Zero Waste

By Staff   Piedmont Environmental Alliance, the nonprofit organizer of the tenth annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair, anticipates a crowd of more than 10,000 visitors at the event being held Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds from 10am–5pm. With the support of local sponsors and community partners, organizers […]

by · April 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Environment, Guides & Events
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Who Will be Entertaining at The 2015 Piedmont Earth Day Fair?

By Staff   Piedmont Environmental Alliance (PEA), the nonprofit organizer of the 10th Annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair, anticipates a crowd of more than 10,000 visitors at the event to be held Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds from 10 AM–5PM. With the support of local sponsors and […]

by · April 1, 2015 · 1 comment · Community, Environment
Electric Camel Pod(cast) – Creek Week & The Importance Your Drinking Water

Electric Camel Pod(cast) – Creek Week & The Importance Your Drinking Water

Tim & Chad take time out to speak with Roseann L’Esperance from the City of Winston-Salem about the upcoming Creek Week events.  They discuss all of the things that are going to in our drinking water, including over 14 million pounds of dog poop a year.  Not just delivering bad news, […]

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Operation Medicine Drop Coming March 16th

By Staff   The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with Yadkin Riverkeeper, are sponsoring a drug abuse prevention event, named Operation Medicine Drop. All Forsyth County residents are encouraged to bring expired or unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medications in their homes to be properly disposed. Operation Medicine Drop is […]

by · March 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Environment
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Creek Week volunteer Opportunities Still Available

By Staff   Keep Winston-Salem Beautiful and the Yadkin Riverkeeper are still accepting volunteers for the annual Great American Cleanup in Winston-Salem and a waterborne Yadkin River Cleanup, both to be held Saturday, March 21, in conjunction with Forsyth Creek Week. During the annual Great American Cleanup in Winston-Salem, local […]

by · March 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Environment
CCD Editorial Cartoon – America’s Perception Problem

CCD Editorial Cartoon – America’s Perception Problem

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. His student cartooning […]

by · February 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Environment