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Your Neighbor: Meet Theodore Pritsis

By Mandy Haggerson For the Clemmons Courier Theodore Pritsis was taught from a young age to dream big, ... Read more | Add your comment

L-C Road project can’t gain traction

Meanwhile, I-40 widening from Clemmons to Bermuda Run rolls on By Jim Buice For the Clemmons Courier While ... Read more | Add your comment

Mocksville, Clemmons fire departments take part in training

By Mike Barnhardt Davie County Enterprise Record Safety first. Jay Kimura, plant manager for The Andersons facility on ... Read more | Add your comment

Blanks receives $5,000 scholarship from Battery Watering Technology

Emma Blanks’ path to the University of Tennessee this fall to study international business, marketing and economics has ... Read more | Add your comment

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Wake Forest Baptist Health and Javara begin recruiting healthy adults for COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial

WINSTON-SALEM — Wake Forest Baptist Health, in partnership with Javara, have announced they have begun recruiting healthy adults for a Phase 3 clinical research study to ... Read more | Add your comment

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Arts Council seeking applications for new artist support grants

Artists in Davie, Davidson, Forsyth, Guilford, and Randolph counties eligible WINSTON-SALEM — The Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County is seeking applications for its ... Read more | Add your comment

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COVID-19 daily briefing — Aug. 7

Updated weekdays by 12:30 p.m. There are 57 new cases and one death reported since yesterday’s briefing. There have been 5,148 laboratory-confirmed cases and 51 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, August 7, 2020 12:50 pm

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COVID-19 daily briefing — Aug. 6

Updated weekdays by 12:30 p.m. There are 63 new cases reported since yesterday’s briefing. There have been 5,091 laboratory-confirmed cases and 51 deaths in Forsyth ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, August 6, 2020 1:46 pm

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Shredding event

The Bermuda Run Garden Club and Cor365 Information Solutions will be sponsoring a document shredding event from 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday, Sept. 26, at the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

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Couriering Clemmons — What was happening in 1969

Couriering the area this week in 1969 — Commander George A. Church, commanding officer of the destroyer USS Hull, was cited for meritorious service by ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

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Why young athletes should not skip their medical exams

Here’s how an annual checkup is vital to a child’s health By Cliff Mehrtens Novant Health School sports are delayed in North Carolina because of the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

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Local SERVPRO franchise recognized for outstanding performance at company’s first virtual convention

WINSTON-SALEM — During Servpro’s 51st Annual Convention — the company’s first virtual convention — top company representatives recognized the extraordinary performance of Servpro of West ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

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Church services

New Philadelphia Moravian Join New Philadelphia Moravian Church online Sunday mornings for worship services at 10 a.m. via its Facebook page. You do not have ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

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Crisis Control Ministry hosts annual “Hope du Jour” fundraiser on Sept. 8

WINSTON-SALEM — On Tuesday, Sept. 8, Crisis Control Ministry will host its 30th annual “Hope du Jour” fundraiser, benefiting its programs and services provided to ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

Opinion

WWII veteran Tom Ferebee a true hero

Sometimes, this job does have its perks. I’ve met presidential candidates Bob Dole and Al Gore. I’ve played golf with Patrick Duffy and Bill Smitrovich. ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

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Local students honored — Aug. 6

Zoe Chamberlain named to dean’s list at Bates College LEWISTON, MAINE — Zoe Chamberlain, of Clemmons, was named to the dean’s list at Bates College ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

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COVID-19 daily briefing — Aug. 5

Updated weekdays by 12:30 p.m. There are 21 new cases and two deaths reported since yesterday’s briefing. There have been 5,028 laboratory-confirmed cases and 51 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, August 5, 2020 2:10 pm

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Novant Health offers online routine COVID-19 screening for hospital patients and visitors

WINSTON-SALEM — In an effort to expedite the visitor screening process to enter Novant Health hospitals, the health system is offering an online routine COVID-19 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, August 5, 2020 1:11 pm

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COVID-19 daily briefing — Aug. 4

Updated weekdays by 12:30 p.m. There are 52 new cases and one new death reported today. There have been 5,007 laboratory-confirmed cases and 48 deaths ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 2:36 pm

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Blotter for the week of Aug. 6

Below is a list of crime investigations and activities reported by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department in Clemmons and Lewisville last week. • July 27 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 12:05 am

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COVID-19 daily briefing — Aug. 2

Updated weekdays by 12:30 p.m. There are 30 new cases reported today. Over the weekend, there were 50 new cases reported on Saturday, and 42 ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, August 3, 2020 10:08 am

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COVID-19 daily briefing — July 31

Updated weekdays by 12:30 p.m. There are 42 new cases reported today. There have been 4,833 laboratory-confirmed cases and 48 deaths in Forsyth County. All ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, July 31, 2020 3:13 pm

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DMV adjusts road test waiver requirements for drivers 18 and over


Waiver to remain in place until road tests resume RALEIGH — The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles is providing clarification for road test waiver requirements ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, July 31, 2020 3:09 pm

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COVID-19 daily briefing — July 30

Updated weekdays by 12:30 p.m. There are 88 new cases. One death reported yesterday was removed from the daily count due to the individual being ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 30, 2020 5:26 pm

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Novant Health publishes cancer survivor book

CHARLOTTE — When a person first receives a cancer diagnosis, their first thought is often “Why me?” To empower and uplift cancer patients, family members, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 30, 2020 3:27 pm

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Arts Council to host virtual birthday party to launch “Mask”-uerade Parade

Facebook Live launch party Aug. 9 WINSTON-SALEM — The Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County will host a virtual “Mask”-uerade Parade Launch Party from ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:00 am

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Old Salem museums and gardens offering select Moravian cookies and Moravian stars online

 WINSTON-SALEM — Old Salem Museums & Gardens is offering a selection of Moravian cookies and Moravian stars for purchase online at oldsalem.org/shop. Proceeds from all purchases ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:00 am

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‘Welcome to Medicare’ workshop offered

The Shepherd’s Center of Greater Winston-Salem offering an online workshop for individuals turning 65 (as well as those who already have Medicare) to learn about ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:00 am

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Editorial: Virus can’t stop the true joy of summer 

The summer of 2020. Will we ever be able to forget it? Wearing a face mask in the sweltering heat is no fun. Heck, wearing ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:00 am

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Church service

Join Victory on the Frontline Church for Sunday morning worship service “victory@am” at 9 a.m. on Sunday, July 26. The contemporary music service will be ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:00 am

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Column: Court system working to get through pandemic

By Jones Byrd Special to the Clemmons Courier As everyone is aware, we are in the midst of a historically turbulent time as we work ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:00 am