Kernersville News Briefs

  • Residents in outlying areas of Kernersville still waiting on refund checks from the recent sewer rate lawsuit settlement should be getting their checks in the mail soon. That’s the word from Town officials after some in previously annexed areas were left off a list of refund recipients this past summer, but added more recently. If you have additional questions, you can call the Class Administrator at 1 (888) 292-1832 or write to the Class Administrator: Fasano v. Town of Kernersville, c/o GCG, P.O. Box 10566, Dublin, OH 43017-7266. Do not contact the court or the clerk’s office concerning this case. For more, see the Tuesday, December 11, 2018 edition.
  • It’s official. The new Kernersville library branch on Harmon Lane will open to the community with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 20. The exact time of the day the event will take place is still being decided, but the public is invited. For more, see the Tuesday, December 11, 2018 edition.
  • In order to replace a dated playground on their campus, Union Cross Elementary School has started a GoFundMe campaign in hopes of raising $20,000 – $30,000. For more, see the Tuesday, December 11, 2018 edition.
  • As Joey Herman completed his term as Kernersville Chamber of Commerce 2018 Board Chair, it was announced that Deb Fletcher would be taking the position for 2019 during the Chamber’s annual banquet held in November. For more, see the Tuesday, December 11, 2018 edition.
  • This past August, the Kernersville Board of Aldermen authorized the Kernersville Fire Rescue Department command staff to go ahead and preorder a new pumper truck slated for purchase during the 2019-20 fiscal year, but the cost has gone up enough to warrant a return visit before elected officials at their meeting this past Tuesday night. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, December 8 & 9, 2018 edition.