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School bond package

April 19, 2016

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools Board of Education has opted to move forward with its 2016 bond proposal as presented to the public without any changes.
Last year, the district identified more than $550 million in priority projects and needed improvements throughout the school system. For more, see the Tuesday, April 19, 2016 edition.

Körner’s Folly restoration

April 19, 2016

Renovations will begin this summer on another room inside Kernersville’s most iconic landmark.
Körner’s Folly Executive Director Dale Pennington said funding has been secured to restore the Sitting Room to the late 19th century or early 20th century. For more, see the Tuesday, April 19, 2016 edition.

Cuban mission

April 19, 2016

image1Since 2012, volunteers from Shady Grove and others within the larger Wesleyan community have been working to build a national ministry center in the town of Camajuani, located in the central part of Cuba. They hope to dedicate the building in October, but are just shy of completion and need about $40,000 to finish the job. For more, see the Tuesday, April 19, 2016 edition.

JDRF Walk

April 19, 2016

JDRF Emerie HiltonEmerie Hilton, a fourth grade student at Cash Elementary, was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes on February 6, 2015. During her second JDRF One Walk, she and her team are hoping to raise $6,100. Visit their Facebook page “Emerie’s Emeralds – JDRF Team” to find out more information.
For more, see the Tuesday, April 19, 2016 edition.

Save Water, Drink Wine

April 18, 2016

As part of Earth Month, Aveda Hair Salon Fusion and Spa is hosting an event to raise awareness and funds to help support and save the Catawba River through their event “Save Water, Drink Wine” on Saturday, April 23 from 7 – 11 p.m.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, April 16 & 17, 2016 edition.

Pastor Hulen retiring

April 18, 2016

Phil & Cheryl HulenWith a plan to retire in June, Kernersville Wesleyan Church’s Pastor Phil Hulen will be honored with a farewell golf tournament, which will benefit Victory Mountain Camp, on Saturday, June 25.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, April 16 & 17, 2016 edition.

Jack Blaylock

April 18, 2016

jackblaylockThe Kernersville community lost another iconic figure this week with the passing of celebrated coach and educator Jack Blaylock. Blaylock passed away at his home in Oak Ridge on Thursday morning, April 14. He was 91.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, April 16 & 17, 2016 edition.

The Beautiful Exchange

April 18, 2016

The Beautiful Exchange, a community group dedicated to helping young girls and women feel better about themselves, is holding a clothing drive and has set up a donation location at the Kernersville YMCA for anyone who might want to contribute.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, April 16 & 17, 2016 edition.

Caleb’s Creek Final Development Plan

April 14, 2016

Developers are just about ready to break ground on the next phase of the Caleb’s Creek subdivision off Teague Lane, but first they need the Kernersville Board of Aldermen to sign off on their Final Development Plan.
For more, see the Thursday, April 14, 2016 edition.

Chris Lane

April 14, 2016

Chris Lane Top BoxDuring a stop in his hometown on Friday, April 15 from 5-7 p.m., rising country music star Chris Lane will hold an autograph signing at J.P. Looney’s in Kernersville.
For more, see the Thursday, April 14, 2016 edition.