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After the Final Bell — Graduation Edition: A thank you letter to local high school seniors

By Larry Stombaugh For the Clemmons Courier Dear seniors at West Forsyth, Reagan, Calvary Day School, and Forsyth ... Read more | Add your comment

Vows during a virus: Due to COVID-19, local couple scales down wedding plans

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Emma Sullivan and William Heidtmann were engaged over a year ago. ... Read more | Add your comment

Your Neighbor: Meet Claire Wait

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Wife, stay at home mom, counselor, teacher, First Lady of Clemmons, ... Read more | Add your comment

Inspiring Community: Clemmons Fire Department

Inspiring Community is a monthly spotlight on the organizations and local programs funded with a grant from the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Lewisville retains capital projects in budget

By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier Even though it’s hardly business as usual with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, Lewisville is keeping several ... Read more | Add your comment

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West Forsyth awards presentation

On Wednesday, West Forsyth presented its annual awards day ceremony virtually, honoring students in various areas. Click below to watch the video. Read more | Add your comment

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Couriering Clemmons — What was happening this week in 1963

Couriering the area this week in 1963 — The Southwest High School Trojan football team lost to East Forsyth 0-19. Captain Arvel Hensley, son of ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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Blotter — May 28

Below is a list of crime investigations and activities reported by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department in Clemmons and Lewisville last week. • May 18 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

Sports

Loss is gain for NC’s high school seniors

By Karissa Niehoff and Que Tucker Have you ever wondered what life would be like without sports? Now we know. And it isn’t fun. No ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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Full-length feature film ‘Lock-In’ features 100 actors worldwide filming from their homes in quarantine

Film to feature two actors from Clemmons WINSTON-SALEM — “Lock-In” is an independent comedy-drama film shot at a social distance that hopes to explore some ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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Titan Tattler: Students enjoy final school week

By Kelly Kendall For the Clemmons Courier With AP exams over and classes coming to an end, summer break will be starting on Friday, with ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

Opinion

Editorial: Yearning for some more live music

So we’re in another phase of reopening the economy from the coronavirus. More businesses are open. More could open, but aren’t. We only hope it’s ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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Be aware of the latest jury duty scam

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office reminds the public that it does not dismiss warrants for arrest in exchange for payment. Despite the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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Arts Council issues call for artists to participate in ArtPop Street Gallery

Submissions due by June 15 WINSTON-SALEM — The Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County has issued a call for artists in 12 Piedmont counties ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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Bank of America provides grant to support economic and workforce development at Forsyth Technical Community College

The funding of this grant provides opportunities for short-term workforce training WINSTON-SALEM —  The Bank of America Charitable Foundation has given $10,000 to support scholarships ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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Local students honored — May 28

Mars Hill University dean’s list MARS HILL — Mars Hill University recognizes 382 students named on the Honor Roll of the Academic Dean at the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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Church service

Victory on the Frontline Church is returning to normal services inside. Join the church for the new Sunday morning worship Service “victory@am” at 9 a.m. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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Your Neighbor: Meet Robin Wilson

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Robin Wilson was born and raised in Forsyth County in the small town of Dennis. The older of ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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In memory of her mother and sister, woman makes pink masks for mammogram patients

Wake Forest Baptist Health Ginni Baker, 39, lost both her mother, Anne Seippel at age 59, and her sister Patti Ezzell at age 29 to ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

Sports

Senior profile: Joseph Pickens

Catching up with … Joseph Pickens (lacrosse) When you were growing up, what did you want to be? Astronaut The biggest pet peeve I have ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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How COVID-19 triggers unhealthy eating — and 5 ways to protect yourself

By Hannah Six Novant Health Whether we’re stuck at home or expected at work, the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting our wellbeing. The virus itself is unsettling, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools names new principals

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education has given approval to the naming of seven new district leaders. Anna Balser will be the new principal at ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 am

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Bermuda Run town council presents budget

By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier During the days of the coronavirus pandemic and so much uncertainty, putting together a budget for each of ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:10 am

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Blotter — May 21

Below is a list of crime investigations and activities reported by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department in Clemmons and Lewisville last week. • May 11 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Dramatic increase in number of reported animal bites

FORSYTH COUNTY — In light of a dramatic increase in the number of reported animal bites, the Animal Services Division of the Forsyth County Sheriff’s ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Couriering Clemmons — What was happening this week in 1972

Couriering the area this week in 1972 — Joseph C. Yarbrough, of Clemmons, resigned his post as county engineer to take a job with the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Nine things you really need to know about wearing masks

Knowing how to properly wear a mask is important when it comes to keeping your family safe. By Josh Jarman Novant Health Do you have ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Cruise-in church service

Victory on the Frontline Church’s will host its ninth “Cruise-in for Christ” outside worship service with Pastor Michael Duffield at 11 a.m. on Sunday, May ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Bryant earns Girl Scouts’ highest honor

COLFAX — Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont has announced that Carissa Bryant, of Lewisville, has earned her Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

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Additional measures to keep patients and staff safe as more surgeries, procedures and clinic visits resume

WINSTON-SALEM — As Wake Forest Baptist Health increases the number of surgeries, procedures and outpatient clinic visits across the entire health system, patients will notice some changes ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am

Sports

Postseason run: A look back at West Forsyth’s 1990 state runner-up team — part 5

By Brian Pitts For The Clemmons Courier This is the fifth in a five-part series on the greatest postseason run in West Forsyth football history, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 am