Jim Buice, Author at clemmonscourier

Local News

Lewisville moves ahead with developments ordinance

It took months to figure out lots of technicalities, but the Lewisville Town Council finally moved forward with a text amendment to the Unified Development ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, November 24, 2022 12:10 am

Local News

Revolutionary shift: Messick farm property officially becomes Shallow Ford State Historic Site

What Jean Messick always called the “farm” — a picturesque 246-acre historic tract along the Yadkin River — now has a new name. Thanks to ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, November 24, 2022 12:10 am

Local News

Historical and Natural Importance of the Shallow Ford

By Jim Buice The ford is a geologic feature in the Yadkin River. It consists of an underwater stone shelf which stretches across the width of ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, November 24, 2022 12:08 am

Local News

Pedestrian crossing at West Forsyth gains traction

Council could consider budget amendment to address safety issue The Clemmons Village Council revisited a proposal brought up earlier this year regarding a pedestrian crossing ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, November 15, 2022 10:06 am

Local News

Bermuda Run extends community policing officer program

Town agrees to five-year renewal with Davie County Sheriff’s Office Five years ago when the Bermuda Run Town Council considered adding a community policing officer ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Monday, November 14, 2022 12:15 pm

Local News

Festival of Lights more popular than ever

The last two years have produced the best of times, in terms of attendance and revenue, in three decades of the Tanglewood Festival of Lights.Give ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, November 10, 2022 12:10 am

Local News

Drone as First Responder pilot program now official in Clemmons

By Jim Buice It’s official. The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office has announced that the Drone as First Responder pilot program is live in Clemmons.It is ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, November 3, 2022 12:10 am

Opinion

Jim Buice column: New town manager finds treasure picking up trash

You might say that James Ayers “hit the ground running” even before officially becoming the new town manager this week in Lewisville.At least that was ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, November 3, 2022 12:00 am

Local News

Council takes closer look at culvert repairs

Stormwater remains high on the list of concerns in Clemmons; Laila Jones, Kathy Kovack recognized After hearing a review of the latest quarterly stormwater report ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, October 25, 2022 11:18 am

Local News

Lewisville hires new town manager

For James Ayers, it was easy to see that coming to Lewisville as the new town manager was an ideal fit.“I actually came to visit, ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Monday, October 17, 2022 10:36 am

Local News

Bermuda Run reviews E-911 addressing

Town looks to raise awareness on making sure residences and businesses are easily identifiable As Bermuda Run’s community officer, Mike Foster knows how to get ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Monday, October 17, 2022 9:22 am

Local News

Clemmons shifts back to pedestrian plan

Council wants to roll this agreement into comprehensive approach After going in a different direction in its previous meeting to consider a more comprehensive transportation ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, October 11, 2022 10:25 am

Opinion

Buice column — Young farmer continues to produce

When you check out the Clemmons Farmers Market, you’ll see a little bit of everything. I always enjoy learning about a variety of things, and ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, October 6, 2022 12:00 am

Local News

Lewisville-Clemmons Road project ‘on the schedule’

Local NCDOT public meeting provides more information on proposed design What’s the latest with Lewisville-Clemmons Road improvements these days? Well, after a lengthy NCDOT delay ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, October 4, 2022 10:31 am

Local News

Clemmons walks away from ped plan

Council opts for comprehensive transportation update The Clemmons Village Council decided to take a different path with future transportation needs in Monday night’s meeting by ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, September 27, 2022 10:43 am

Local News

Bermuda Run rejects rezoning request

Project called for 270 apartment units on 19 acres between Kinderton Village and Lowes Foods How much interest was there in a rezoning request involving ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, September 20, 2022 12:37 am

Local News

Clemmons takes next step in drone program

Traffic concerns highlight council meeting The Village of Clemmons has taken the next step in possibly being the first Drone as First Responder Program in ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, September 13, 2022 12:15 pm

Local News

Lewisville nears decision on manager

Town receives PARTF Grant for park improvements While the search for a new town manager nears a conclusion, the Lewisville Town Council provided positive news ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, September 13, 2022 12:22 am

Opinion

Buice column: Horsing around on a trip to Kentucky

In Kentucky, it’s all about the horse, of course.If you’re a certain advanced age, you might remember those words in the theme song for “Mister ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, September 8, 2022 12:00 am

Local News

Council gets update on 2003 Village Point Small Area Plan

Comparison to reality of 2022 shows significant differences Remember 2003? It was the year that George W. Bush was serving his first term as president, ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Monday, September 5, 2022 9:56 am

Local News

Garden variety: Clemmons Farmers Market includes everything from acidified foods to hydroponics

From certified acidified foods to hydroponic farming, there’s something for everyone at the Clemmons Farmers Market.Take Terrestrial Sauce & Spice Co., for example. Vicki Braswell ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, September 1, 2022 12:10 am

Local News

Town manager search gears up in Lewisville

After calling a special meeting last Wednesday related to the search for a new manager with the Piedmont Triad Regional Council, the Lewisville Town Council ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, August 25, 2022 12:10 am

Local News

Harper Acres rezoning request denied

After months of changes and continuances, the Clemmons Village Council finally addressed a rezoning request for Harper Acres, a proposed residential development, by denying Zoning ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, August 23, 2022 1:36 pm

Local News

Rezoning request resurfaces in Bermuda Run

It might not have been on the agenda for August’s Bermuda Run Town Council meeting, but a number of residents from Kinderton Village continue to ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Monday, August 15, 2022 10:07 am

Opinion

Jim Buice column: Knee therapy includes unexpected twist

In a quest to explore all avenues before considering knee replacement, I found one that appeared to be noninvasive by following a strict daily regimen.Hey, ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Thursday, August 11, 2022 12:00 am

Local News

Clemmons approves new pedestrian network and safety plan

With a growing network of sidewalks throughout Clemmons, the Clemmons Village Council took a step to enhance that effort by approving a new pedestrian network ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, August 9, 2022 10:49 am

Local News

Clemmons gets approval on transfer of funding for sidewalk projects

Southwest Athletics All-Stars recognized Clemmons received good news in Monday night’s meeting from council member Mike Combest, the village’s Transportation Advisory Committee representative, that a ... Read more

by Jim Buice, Tuesday, July 26, 2022 10:28 am

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