Kernersville News Briefs

  • The Near River Dwellers will host the 15th Annual Strong Sun Intertribal Pow Wow from July 13-15 at the Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex, located at 788 Beeson Park Rd. For more, see the Thursday, July 12, 2018 edition.
  • Pat Gibson, executive director for Epilepsy Information Service of Wake Forest (EIS), explained that they are hosting a free basketball camp for children with epilepsy, called “I Did. You Can.” from July 16 – 20 at The Fitness Center at Kernersville, featuring Greg Brittenham, formerly with the New York Knicks. For more, see the Thursday, July 12, 2018 edition.
  • Many residents along Trailwood Lane are not pleased with Chris Parr’s proposal to transform 18.36 acres of vacant land in Smith Crossing into a single-family rental community. For more, see the Thursday, July 12, 2018 edition.
  • Myra Willard, who passed away in March, will forever be remembered for her love of children and reading after a $25,000 donation in her honor was made to the new library now under construction on Harmon Lane. For more, see the Thursday, July 12, 2018 edition.
  • Motorists passing by Southeast Middle School on Old Salem Road have probably noticed that construction crews have begun demolishing the front parking lot. The construction is just one of numerous 2016 school bond projects now underway throughout the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools (WS/FCS) district over the summer months. For more, see the Thursday, July 12, 2018 edition.