Kernersville News Briefs
- Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson spent two days in the Piedmont Triad this week, wrapping up his visit with a speech in front of hundreds of supporters at Berean Baptist Church in Winston-Salem on Tuesday afternoon. Kernersville resident Jennifer Manuel was among those in the pews at the church. For more, see the Thursday, October 1, 2015 edition.
- The Kernersville Police Department is one of a number of law enforcement agencies in the Triad making use of social media and wireless networking in keeping residents safe. One of the department’s latest tools is Nextdoor.com, an application that lets neighbors post and read about situations in their neighborhoods. For more, see the Thursday, October 1, 2015 edition.
- Crystie Blue-Hunt, a soon-to-be U.S. Army veteran and member of the Lumbee Tribe, highlights her heritage by making unique Native American jewelry through Lumbee Turtle’s Jewelry & Designs. For more, see the Thursday, October 1, 2015 edition.
- Having been founded in 1911, Union Grove Baptist Church is celebrating their 104th anniversary on Sunday, October 4 at 10 a.m.
The church, which is located on Union Grove Road in Oak Ridge, was founded by eight charter members under the leadership of Rev. William Edgar (W.E.) West,For more, see the Thursday, October 1, 2015 edition.
- Thomas Comer was recently named the Kernersville Kiwanis Club president. Comer first joined the Kiwanis Club six years ago. For more, see the Tuesday, September 29, 2015 edition.