Kernersville News Briefs

  • For the members of First Baptist Church, fulfilling missions in Camagüey, Cuba was a new and humbling experience. For more, see the Thursday, September 13, 2018 edition.
  • The Shepherd’s Center of Kernersville will present their annual A Night of Talent, with this year’s theme being “Life Song” featuring a variety of performances on Friday, October 5 at 7 p.m. at Main Street United Methodist Church. For more, see the Thursday, September 13, 2018 edition.
  • The state has completed its purchase of a 19.59 tract of land along Kernersville Medical Parkway on which to construct a veterans nursing home. Originally two parcels, the land was combined and a new plat and deed filed with the Forsyth County Register of Deeds office on Friday, Sept. 7 transferring ownership of the property from Blue Diamond Investment Company, LLC to North Carolina’s State Property Office. The new deed is dated August 22, 2018. For more, see the Thursday, September 13, 2018 edition.
  • Hundreds of family, friends and supporters from throughout the community packed the Family Life Center at Morris Chapel United Methodist Church in Walkertown on Tuesday, Sept. 11 to pay tribute to the life of slain Officer Stephen L. Amos II and celebrate the naming of a local bridge in his honor. For more, see the Thursday, September 13, 2018 edition.
  • The Kernersville Chamber of Commerce and Chamber member restaurants are coming together to help raise grant money for area schools. Tomorrow, Wednesday, September 12, the participating restaurants will contribute up to 10% of their sales from the day to the Chamber’s Education Grant Program. For more, see the Tuesday, September 11, 2018 edition.