Kernersville News Briefs
- The Kernersville Police Department (KPD) is looking for the driver of a red pickup truck following a hit and run accident on Salisbury Street on Thursday. According to the KPD, officers responded to the intersection of Salisbury and Woodbine streets on a reported motor vehicle collision. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, May 23 & 24, 2015 edition.
- Kernersville’s own country music star Chris Lane is continuing to rise in the spotlight and needs votes to win Macy’s iHeartRadio Rising Star Competition, which ends May 24. If Lane wins, he will have the chance to be the opening performance during the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas in September. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, May 23 & 24, 2014 edition.
- On Friday, May 22 students at Cash Elementary School showed their support for two students, AJ Watt and Alex King, who are battling cancer, by walking around the school’s track. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, May 23 & 24, 2014 edition.
- The Kernersville Chamber of Commerce recognized the attorneys and staff of Wolfe & Associates and their service to community during the annual Small Business Awards breakfast this past Thursday, presenting the local law firm with the Duke Energy Citizenship & Service Award. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, May 23 & 24, 2014 edition.
- Four phony charities that claimed to fight cancer allegedly took $187 million in donations, including $1 million from consumers in North Carolina, but did little or nothing to help cancer victims, Attorney General Roy Cooper and Secretary of State Elaine F. Marshall announced Tuesday, May 19. For more, see the Thursday, May 21, 2015 edition.