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Jane Crouse does the math

Jane Crouse does the math lead photo

By Jill Osborn – Monday, March 24, 2014

The tobacco market was a booming market during the 1950’s. Celebrities like John Wayne and even Santa Claus could be seen smoking a cigarette on a flashy magazine advertisement. In the midst of ...

Remembering ... in honor of

Remembering ... in honor of lead photo

Friday, March 21, 2014

War dead memorial planned

Friday, March 21, 2014

Vietnam War veteran Gene Shumaker of Clemmons is on another mission — to honor war casualties from Clemmons and Lewisville who didn’t make it home alive. West Forsyth High has agreed to ...

Long winter expensive for Bermuda Run

By Jim Buice – Friday, March 21, 2014

How bad has the winter of 2014 been? Just ask Lee Rollins, the town manager for Bermuda Run. “I think it is interesting we will have spent more in the last two months on snow removal and ...

Youth cleans up with new business

Youth cleans up with new business lead photo

By Jim Buice – Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Remember that first job you had as a kid? Maybe it was mowing yards, being a babysitter or perhaps having a lemonade stand. But scooping poop? Enter Zach Glontz, who is a sophomore at West ...

Council to buy radios

By Jim Buice – Tuesday, March 18, 2014

When the latest in an unrelenting wave of winter storms hit Clemmons last week, Public Works Director Larry Kirby could have used some more radios to coordinate the communication effort. Now, ...

Fire proof Scripture pillow case?

Fire proof Scripture pillow case? lead photo

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

“I went from 36 and single to a ready-made home,” Cindy Johnson says about marrying her husband who, at the time, had an 11-year-old, 7-year-old and 2-year-old. The 7 year old came to ...

Ice storm punishes trees

Ice storm punishes trees lead photo

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Friday was a bad day to be a tree. Freezing rain built up on the limbs overnight, and by morning Clemmons awoke to an ice palace outside. Then winds began to rattle the heavily burdened limbs. ...

Minutes unveil council’s discussions

By Dwight Sparks – Thursday, March 6, 2014

For two years, the Clemmons Village Council concluded many of its public meetings with closed sessions to discuss real estate. Last week, the council disclosed 24 sets of previously sealed minutes ...

Historians to explore Shallow Ford

Thursday, March 6, 2014

The Lewisville Historical Society and the Yadkin County Historical Society will present a seminar and walk to the historic Shallow Ford crossing on the Yadkin River on Saturday, March 8, 8:30 am ...