Kernersville News Briefs

  • Several hundred people braved the heat Thursday for their chance to enjoy a tethered hot air balloon ride and to share their ideas for developing the new Etta Lea and Lawrence Pope Memorial Park. For more information, see the Tuesday, June 19, 2018 edition.
  • The Kernersville Fire Rescue Department has dropped its fire suppression rating from a four to a two, which is cause for celebration. For more information, see the Tuesday, June 19, 2018 edition.
  • The North Carolina Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting tonight, June 19, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Glenn High School regarding two segments of the eastern section of the Winston-Salem Northern Beltway located between Hwy. 311 in the south and Business 40 in the north. For more information, see the Tuesday, June 19, 2018 edition.
  • The Kernersville Chamber of Commerce is hosting their Music at Twilight, sponsored by Kerner Ridge/Arbor Ridge, on Thursday, June 21 from 6 – 8 p.m. on the lawn at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden. The concert is free and family-friendly. For more information, see the Tuesday, June 19, 2018 edition.
  • With a heart for both children and ministry and an extensive background in both, Andy Bowlin was faithfully welcomed as the new youth and children’s minister of Union Cross Baptist Church. Bowlin grew up in Greensboro, where he attended Shining Light Baptist Church and Northwest High School. For more information, see the Tuesday, June 19, 2018 edition.