Kernersville News Briefs

  • The Kernersville Board of Aldermen split their vote 3-2 in favor of a new subdivision at Watkins Ford Road and Teague Lane during their November 13 meeting, but because the request did not receive a super majority, the measure will require a second reading next month. For more, see the Tuesday, November 20, 2018 edition.
  • The Kernersville Chamber of Commerce is hosting two special events for Kernersville residents and the surrounding communities to shop local for great deals during Kernersville’s annual Holiday Open House and Small Business Saturday on Saturday, November 24, both in downtown. For more, see the Tuesday, November 20, 2018 edition.
  • The Shepherd’s Center of Kernersville and Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden are raising funds to benefit the community. The Shepherd’s Center of Kernersville is reaching out to the community to raise money during #GivingTuesday on Tuesday, November 27 and the non-profit is urging people to donate online through social media or their website. For more, see the Tuesday, November 20, 2018 edition.
  • Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful for what you have and to enjoy a hearty meal with family and friends; however, not everyone has the financial means or close friends and family to spend the holiday with as it is traditionally spent. To ensure that as many people in Kernersville and surrounding communities are able to have a happy thanksgiving, two Kernersville churches are serving food. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, November 17 & 18, 2018 edition.
  • You know the holidays are right around the corner when the Kernersville Arts and Crafts Guild opens its annual Christmas Store, and this year’s opening on Friday, Nov. 23 will mark an especially significant milestone. The guild will celebrate the store’s 30th anniversary. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, November 17 & 18, 2018 edition.