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CCD Editorial Cartoon – The Art Pope Network

CCD Editorial Cartoon – The Art Pope Network

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 work […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Columns, Community, Government Services, Guests
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3rd Shift… Art Pope’s Civitas Targets Winston-Salem Friends & Neighbors

By Chad Nance   “It ain’t me, it ain’t me I ain’t no millionaire’s son, no, no It ain’t me, it ain’t me I ain’t no fortunate one, no…” – John Fogarty “Let’s go be bad guys.” – Jayne Cobb   Art Pope, you are a tremendous bastard. No, seriously. […]

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Guest Columnist- Open Letter to Forsyth County Democratic Party Regarding Sen. Parmon Replacement

Dear Forsyth County Democrats, Hope all is well. I’m writing an open letter to you in response to Sen. Parmon’s announced resignation. I work as editor of QNotes, the Charlotte-based LGBT community newspaper of North Carolina. This morning we published online an article I wrote on Parmon’s resignation. (you can […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 2 comments · Columns, Community, Government Services, Guests
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Bulk Recycling Containers Available for Multifamily Housing from City of Winston-Salem

By Staff   The Sanitation Division is seeking to place eight bulk recycling containers at apartment, condominium or townhouse complexes in Winston-Salem. The containers hold 8 cubic yards and can be used for all recyclables, no separation necessary. The containers provide a more-compact alternative to the recycling cart stations used […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services
Local Emergency Services Announce Text to 911

Local Emergency Services Announce Text to 911

By Staff   The Winston-Salem Police Department and the Forsyth County Emergency Services 911 Centers have officially announced “Text to 911” capabilities within their Communication Centers. As of right now, Texting to 911 is only available to customers of AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon and you must have a data […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services
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3rd Shift- A North Carolina Politician Considers His Constituents First? Imagine that…

By Chad Nance “You either got to be a Blood or a Crip.” – Kinky Friedman   It was while sharing one of his own brand of hand-rolled cigars that musician and occasional politician Kinky Friedman said that to me. The “Bloods” and “Crips” he was referring to are the […]

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Forsyth County Authorities to Crack Down on Animal Neglect During Freezing Weather

By Staff Forsyth County’s law enforcement community has announced a collaborative effort to focus on animal welfare and every agency in Forsyth Co will be participating in order to combat animal cruelty and neglect. Fur-Ever Friends of NC, the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office, the WSPD, the Kernersville PD, the Forsyth […]

by · January 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services
CCD Editorial Cartoon – DeMonarchRacy

CCD Editorial Cartoon – DeMonarchRacy

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 · January 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Columns, Community, Government Services, Guests
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City of W-S Encourages You to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

By Staff   The city of Winston-Salem is encouraging citizens to recycle their Christmas trees this year. city workers will collect Christmas trees and put them to good use as mulch for its parks and roadsides. Residents in single‑family homes inside the city limits can put their Christmas trees at […]

by · January 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services