March 20, 2015
Motorists were hard pressed not to notice the line of maple trees being cut down along the roadway at Fourth of July Park on West Mountain Street on Monday to make way for ones that won’t grow into cable lines in the future. For more, see the Tuesday, March 17, 2015 edition.
March 17, 2015
A man was allegedly stabbed in the head on Monday, March 16 at 7:23 p.m., according to the Kernersville Police Department (KPD). Officers with the KPD said they responded to the 400 block of Dobson Street on a reported cutting. Upon arrival officers said found Jeremy Hawkins, 35, suffering from a stab wound to the head. Officers located the alleged suspect, Michael Shane Edwards, 39, and placed him under arrest for Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury. Police said Hawkins was transported to Baptist Hospital and is listed in critical condition. Police said Edwards is currently being held at the Forsyth County Jail under a $15,000 secured bond.