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Horsepower Therapeutic expansion

July 18, 2016

Horsepower Therapeutic Learning Center is just months away from breaking ground on a new barn at a 38-acre site the center purchased in 2013 and needs about $500,000 to be able to complete the project once it begins.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, July 16 & 17, 2016 edition.

KidStrongNC

July 18, 2016

As a teacher, seeing the sedentary lives children often lead, Lauren Glass decided to start KidStrongNC, a running club for children that will begin in Kernersville on August 25 at Triad Park.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, July 16 & 17, 2016 edition.

66 years of marriage

July 18, 2016

After celebrating their 66th wedding anniversary at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living with family and friends on July 1, Johnsie and Charles “Snookie” Hubbard shared their life, memories and secrets to a long lasting marriage.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, July 16 & 17, 2016 edition.

Caleb’s Creek development

July 14, 2016

Now that members of the Kernersville Planning Board have approved the newest set of plans for the Caleb’s Creek development off Teague Lane, developers can move forward with constructing 95 new single-family homes.
For more, see the Thursday, July 14, 2016 edition.

Support for the KPD

July 14, 2016

13615133_1111370658902391_8675504064945285958_nOn Friday, the local community came out to show its support for the men and women of the Kernersville Police Department who go out every day to protect and serve the town’s citizens, to tell them thank you and that not everyone hates police officers. For more, see the Thursday, July 14, 2016 edition.

Missions in Colombia

July 14, 2016

Kerry and Kelly McNeill, members of Linville Forest Church of Christ, are encouraging other mission groups to fulfill missions in Colombia, South America, where they have served for four years.
For more, see the Thursday, July 14, 2016 edition.

Children’s Center principal

July 14, 2016

ManringWinston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools officials have announced that Samantha Manring will be the new principal of the Children’s Center, a school that serves children with health needs.
For more, see the Thursday, July 14, 2016 edition.

Cardiac arrest

July 14, 2016

Rick WilburnAfter trained staff using a defibrillator came to Rick Wilburn’s rescue upon him going into cardiac arrest, Wilburn encourages businesses to use devices and for more people to take charge of their health.
For more, see the Thursday, July 14, 2016 edition.

Eating for Education

July 12, 2016

The Kernersville Chamber of Commerce and 17 Chamber member restaurants are coming together to help raise money for grants for area schools. Wednesday, July 13, the participating restaurants will contribute up to 10% of their sales from the day to the Chamber’s Education Grant Program. Participating restaurants include Angela’s Ale House, Bistro B & Wine Bar, Captain Tom’s Seafood & Oyster Bar, Domino’s, East Coast Wings & Grill, Fitz on Main, Giada’s Trattoria, J. Pepper’s Southern Grille, Low Price Mart & The Grill, Mad Greek, Out West Steakhouse & Saddle Room, Sagebrush Steakhouse, Sonic, Smitty’s Grille, Sixty Six Pizzeria Bar & Grill, The Loop Pizza Grill, and Zaxby’s.
For more, see the Tuesday, July 12, 2016 edition.

Coal ash

July 12, 2016

A bill directed at coal ash cleanup passed by legislators before the conclusion of their recent short session is still awaiting Gov. McCrory’s signature and has local conservation groups shaking their heads in opposition.
House Bill 630 continues the state’s response to a Duke Energy coal ash spill into the Dan River in 2014. For more, see the Tuesday, July 12, 2016 edition.