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Wake Forest Students Cover Downtown Winston-Salem

December 5, 2017 by Rayne Supple

21st Annual Downtown Veterans Day Parade

As the brass band played in the background, Vietnam veteran Jeff Williamson gazed upon his fellow veteran companions from his wheelchair, surrounded by family, friends, … Read More

December 4, 2017 by Jessica Clifford

Column: The Children’s Center

Staff members at First Baptist Church Children’s Center found out last month that the daycare center would be closing on December 22nd –six months sooner … Read More

November 28, 2017 by Erin Stephens

Column: Inner Rhythm Choir

On Sunday mornings when my church youth choir took the stage to sing, Kendall joined us. Though she has cerebral palsy and her speech was … Read More

November 28, 2017 by Megan Schmit

Kaleideum Downtown Makes Fun More Accessible with Sensory Friendly Programming

As soon as you enter Kaleideum Downtown, you see a backpack sitting on the front desk with a sign: Ask about our Sensory Friendly Backpacks. … Read More

November 28, 2017 by Madison Yauger

Will Kingery: Local Chef and Restaurant Owner Dishes on The Food Scene in Winston-Salem

Walking into Silo Bistro and Bar, off Reynolda Road, one can find Will Kingery, the owner of the restaurant, working right alongside his employees. “When … Read More

November 28, 2017 by Rayne Supple

Buyer Purchases Troubled Royal Inn Property

The Royal Inn, which has been shut since June 2015 has been the center of complaints by residents in the West Salem neighborhood over illegal … Read More

November 27, 2017 by Erin Stephens

Local Non-Profit Treats Opioid Addiction

By: Erin Stephens & Jessica Clifford *Because of the nature of illicit drugs and the possible legal implications for those who use them, the staffers … Read More

November 14, 2017 by Lily Walter

Profile of Ronnie’s Country Store

Opening the door to Ronnie’s Country Store is like opening a door into the past. Inside the old fashioned grocery store are shelves of canned … Read More

November 10, 2017 by Meredith Happy

Lloyd Presbyterian Church

A table behind the last pew was full of food as the small congregation of 12 began its weekly Sunday worship service at Lloyd Presbyterian … Read More

November 9, 2017 by Megan Schmit

Stevens Center: A Brief History

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts recently announced a $35 million plan to upgrade the Stevens Center, last renovated in 1983. The … Read More

November 9, 2017 by Madison Yauger

Remembering Bill Bloxham: Local Man’s Subtle Presence Leaves Big Impact

After surviving a gruesome attack earlier this year, Arthur William “Bill” Bloxham, 60, was finally getting back on his feet. Following an extended stay at … Read More

November 7, 2017 by Stephen Bechtel

Airbnb Presence in Downtown Winston Grows

Airbnb, the worldwide lodging service, is beginning to make its mark on downtown Winston-Salem — a cause for concern for some.   Downtown Winston is … Read More