Kernersville News Briefs

  • The Kernersville Parks and Recreation Department is conducting a “Survey Your Senses” online survey in an effort to improve their adaptive programs and inclusion services, and the staff wants to hear from citizens. For more, see the Tuesday, January 22, 2019 edition.
  • The Colfax and Kernersville communities are mourning the loss of a seven-year-old boy who was found unresponsive in a pond near his home in Guilford County Wednesday evening. He was later pronounced dead at Moses H. Cone Hospital. On Thursday and Friday, the students and staff at Colfax Elementary School mourned Logan’s passing. He was a first grader at the school in the special needs program. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, January 19 & 20, 2019 edition.
  • When music teacher Denette Staley learned that she had been named Teacher of the Year at Piney Grove Elementary School, she was surprised and humbled. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, January 19 & 20, 2019 edition.
  • In recognition of National Nutrition Month, Crisis Control Ministry (CCM) will hold its annual “Wee Care! Cereal Drive” from March 4 – 29 and they are inviting not only schools and preschools to join, but also anyone in the community to drop off cereal boxes at CCM in Kernersville. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, January 19 & 20, 2019 edition.
  • The Kernersville Board of Aldermen unanimously approved two rezoning cases during the aldermen’s regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 15, including a proposal to construct a 35-single family home subdivision on South Main Street. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, January 19 & 20, 2019 edition.