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An exhibition, "The Art of Seating: 200 Years of American Design," opened in August and remains on display through . It has 43 iconic and historic chairs dating from the early 1800s to today's studio furniture movement.
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U.S. Senator Kay Hagan invites all 7th through 12th grade students and middle and high school counselors from across North Carolina to attend Military Service Academy Day 2014 on Saturday, September 20th at Forsyth Technical Community College in Winston-Salem, NC.
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In a city famous for its deep-dish pizza tourists wouldn't know that the locals more often eat a thinner-crust, tavern-style pie topped with homemade Italian sausage and cut into squares, not slices - unless they went on a pizza tour. In this Sept.
Tri County Health Resource Center , the free clinic for uninsured, low-income adults in the Yadkin Valley, received a generous grant award of $8,000 from The Winston-Salem Foundation on Aug. 27. The funds were provided by the Richard T. Chatham Fund and will be used to provide medications and diabetic testing supplies to Grace Clinic patients. The Elkin Advisory Committee of The Winston-Salem Foundation has been a supporter of Tri-County Health Resource Center and Grace Clinic since its beginnings in 2006.
This year's Artist for the 21st Annual Pleasure Island Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival is Wilmington artist Harriet M. Forbis with her New Orleans Jazz-inspired tuba performer with a glow in his rainbow-cloaked eyes. Harriett states that on a 2010 venture to the Delta City of New Orleans, she came across a unique and sizable performer at Cafe Du Monde that inspired this wonderfully kaleidescoped rainbow piece entitled "Jazz: The Soul of New Orleans" .
In an August 28 letter to city workers, Winston-Salem Human Resources Director Carmen Caruth said the city would recognize all marriage licenses from any U.S. jurisdiction, regardless of whether the couple is same- or opposite-sex. In her letter, Caruth cited the ruling by the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals overturning Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage and the subsequent statement by North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper that he would no longer defend his own state's laws against same-sex marriage.
The Yadkin County Board of Commissioners Chairman Kevin Austin received a letter from North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory with the good news that the application for funding submitted by Yadkin County to the North Carolina Appalachian Regional Commission received his recommendation. An amount of $300,000 will be reserved for the Yadkin County Water System Improvements Project, which plans to extend a waterline to serve the town of East Bend with potable water from the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County water system.
Sandy, left, and Casey Parsons leave the Federal Courthouse in Winston-Salem on Wednesday. They were arrested on a list of federal charges on Wednesday, July 28, 2014, including fraud charges based on collecting benefits for their missing daughter, Erica.
Sure, being knighted is an impressive achievement. But you haven't really made it big until scientists name a prehistoric swamp creature after you .
Middle ear infection is very common in young children. Now, a new study from the US suggests one of the triggers can be a viral infection in the nose.
Mrs. Rosetta Smith Lynch, 67, of 1208 Meadow Wood Drive, Shelby, NC departed her earthly vessel on Friday, September 5, 2014 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center in Shelby. She was born Monday, June 9, 1947 to Leon Smith and Etoulia Caldwell-Smith in Smyrna, SC.
Harris-Teeter Super Markets and Titan Farms donated more than 58,000 pounds of peaches to North Carolina food banks. Harry Hankins , store director in High Point, N.C., Martha Pfeiffer of Titan Farms, and Clyde Fitzgerald of Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina, during an early September event.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 07:13 pm
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