Kernersville News Briefs
- Originally having shown horses, Christy Balazs scaled down slightly. She now shows Great Danes with the Great Dane Club of Central North Carolina, an affiliate under the American Kennel Club. In 2007 decided she wanted to show Great Danes after having a rescue, named Clyde, she had gotten from the Mid-Atlantic Great Dane Rescue. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, August 1 & 2, 2015 edition.
- Youth at Holy Cross Catholic Church traveled to Washington, D.C. to share the Gospel.The group, which included 11 youth and two chaperones, arrived in Washington, D.C. on July 5 and settled in at the National Christian Church, where they shared a large room for the boys and a large room for the girls. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, August 1 & 2, 2015 edition.
- Starting this school year, bus drivers will be using a series of hand signals to let students know when it’s safe to cross the street. The idea is to make boarding and getting off the bus even safer. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, August 1 & 2, 2015 edition.
- Local author Kacie Davis Idol has written a fictional love story using a new way of publishing in which the public can preorder her book, “The Tulip Factory.” The book is a fictional story about a girl, named Korryn, who is living in the small coastal town of Wilmington.
“It’s a love story, where a woman is resting her sole happiness on one person,” Idol said. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, August 1 & 2, 2015
- Former Kernersville Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Bruce Boyer gladly accepted the invitation from the Kernersville Board of Aldermen to fill the seat left vacant when Keith Hooker resigned in June to accept the position of town clerk. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, August 1 & 2, 2015