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Obituaries

Mason Hiram Hunter

Mason Hiram Hunter, 17, of Winston-Salem, passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018. He was born December 13, 2000 in Birmingham, AL. A junior at West ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Tuesday, March 6, 2018 12:08 pm

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All male Civic Club admits its first woman member

There may not be a more traditional, conservative-minded organization in Clemmons than the Civic Club, organized in 1944. But even that oldest of civic organization ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Tuesday, March 6, 2018 8:00 am

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DOT to close Hampton Road on Monday

N.C. Department of Transportation contractors will close a section of Hampton Road between Idols Road and U.S. 158, while they construct a new intersection in ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Friday, February 16, 2018 4:12 pm

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Council votes 4-1 for ‘Draft A’ median opinion

By Jim Buice The Clemmons Courier Instead of reversing a resolution that supported NCDOT’s request for a median on Lewisville-Clemmons Road by the previous council, ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, February 15, 2018 2:27 pm

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State swim champion

West Forsyth High swimmer Tucker Burhans won the North Carolina state 4A championship Saturday in two categories and was named the most outstanding swimmer of ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, February 15, 2018 2:22 pm

Legal Notices

Forsyth County Legal Notices for Feb. 15, 2018

NORTH CAROLINA FORSYTH COUNTY PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE’S NOTICE Having qualified as Personal Representative of the Estate of David L. Gosinski, Sr. a/k/a David Gosinski; David Lawrence ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, February 15, 2018 11:20 am

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Dan Barrett files for re-election to N.C. Senate

N.C. Senator Dan Barrett (R) filed Monday for re-election in the reconfigured Senate district that now includes much of Forsyth and all of Davie County. ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, February 15, 2018 11:09 am

Opinion

Bert Bahnson’s 1-man battle to save us

 By Dwight Sparks People had a hard time figuring Bert Bahnson. His independent, unconventional ways offended those raised in a stuffy, conformist culture, and he ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, February 15, 2018 10:46 am

Opinion

Will dogs get into heaven?

By Dwight Sparks It’s the dead of winter — too cold to be outside much. The days are short. It’s dark when I get home. ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, February 15, 2018 10:43 am

Obituaries

Bert Bennett Bahnson

Bert Bennett Bahnson, 71, passed away Saturday, February 10, 2018. After a wonderful life, abundant with God’s Blessings, I have crossed the river and am ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Monday, February 12, 2018 12:42 pm

Obituaries

Welford Lyon Coutts, Jr.

Welford Lyon Coutts, Jr. A Southern gentleman has died. A man who dearly loved his family has left that family, surrounded by those who deeply ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Monday, February 5, 2018 9:55 am

Obituaries

Nell Helen Martin Conrad

Nell Helen Martin Conrad passed away Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at Yadkin Nursing Care Center. Nell was born April 25, 1922 to Homer Rosville Martin ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, February 1, 2018 1:26 pm

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WF Baptist joins partnership with Twin City Soccer

By Jim Buice The Clemmons Courier Right in the dead of winter, there’s a large patch of green in the middle of the fields at ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, February 1, 2018 9:58 am

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Deputies Investigate Purse Snatching

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) is investigating a purse snatching from a person in the parking lot of the River Ridge Shopping Center. On ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Tuesday, January 30, 2018 5:18 pm

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Deputies Investigate Robbery of Quality Mart

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) is investigating the robbery of the Quality Mart Convenience store. On 01-30-18 at 1:39 pm, the FCSO responded to ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Tuesday, January 30, 2018 5:04 pm

Legal Notices

Forsyth County Legal notices for Feb. 1, 2017

NORTH CAROLINA FORSYTH COUNTY EXECUTOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Donnie Maxton Newsom, a/k/a Donnie Newsom; Donnie M. Newsom; and Donny ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Tuesday, January 30, 2018 3:52 pm

Obituaries

Janice “Jan” Barger Stanford

Janice “Jan” Barger Stanford, 70, of Clemmons, went home to be with her Lord and Saviour on Saturday, January 27, 2018. She was born July ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Monday, January 29, 2018 1:16 pm

Obituaries

Paul Raymond Justus

Paul Raymond Justus, 79, of Advance, NC, passed away on January 23, 2018. He was born on February 3, 1938 in Alleghany County, PA to ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, January 25, 2018 4:02 pm

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Council shelves anti-median vote; DOT pushing I-40 bridge work

By Jim Buice The Clemmons Courier The Clemmons Village Council loaded up the agenda on Monday night’s meeting with hot topics such as concerns on ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Wednesday, January 24, 2018 12:25 pm

Obituaries

Marianne Goebel

KERNERSVILLE – Mrs. Marianne Goebel, 89, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Kernersville Medical Center. Marianne was born on May 8th, 1928 ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Monday, January 22, 2018 5:19 pm

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Clemmons builder Gordon Hendrix

By Jill Osborn When Gordon Hendrix was eighteen months old, his parents had to leave the mountains of Sparta, North Carolina and move to Maryland. ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Monday, January 22, 2018 3:43 pm

Obituaries

Susan Fultz Miller

Susan Fultz Miller, 66, passed away January 17, 2018 at her home, surrounded by her family. She was a woman with a remarkable and rare ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Monday, January 22, 2018 8:34 am

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Reeces observe their 60th year

Ralph and Peggy Templeton Reece will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on January 20th with a family dinner at Fratellis steakhouse in Winston-Salem. The couple’s ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, January 18, 2018 3:17 pm

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Rep. Virginia Foxx tours expanding Clemmons firm

fast-growing Clemmons firm has added 20 new jobs as it opened a second location here. U.S. Rep. Virginia Foxx toured the new production facility of ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, January 18, 2018 2:32 pm

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E-Recycle’s a hit in Clemmons

Clemmons residents — in 291 vehicles — lined up to dump their old TV sets, computers and electronics Saturday in the village’s annual e-recycle day. ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, January 18, 2018 2:30 pm

Opinion

Becky Snyder’s lasting influence

Her tools were scissors, an X-Acto knife, wax and clip art books. At a tilted desk, Becky Snyder designed elaborate ads every week for the ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Thursday, January 18, 2018 2:28 pm

Opinion

Shivering through a frigid blast

By Jim Buice When it comes to winter and being cold, I usually think about places like International Falls, Minn. But Clemmons and the Triad ... Read more

by Dwight Sparks, Wednesday, January 10, 2018 12:52 pm

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