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Commuter Dash

April 12, 2016

In their sixth year of their 10 year Triad Commute Challenge, PART (Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation) is putting on their free Commuter Dash 5K on Saturday as a way to encourage people to use alternatives to traveling alone.
For more, see the Tuesday, April 12, 2016 edition.

Telecommunicators Week

April 12, 2016

No matter the time of day or what the weather is like outside, there is a group of people within the Kernersville Police Department who is prepared to help someone in their time of need at a moment’s notice. As part of National Telecommunicators Week, which is April 10 – April 16, the Kernersville News interviewed the men and women who keep watch over Kernersville while many are sleeping.
These individuals are known to many as “the unsung heroes” because of their ability to remain calm in a time. For more, see the Tuesday, April 12, 2016 edition.

Kernersville Library

April 12, 2016

In celebration of National Library Week, April 10-16, the Kernersville Friends of the Library is encouraging the community to support the activities of the local library, one of the busiest branches in Forsyth County. In the past year, the Kernersville Friends have donated nearly $33,000 to support the Kernersville Library branch and community.

For more, see the Tuesday, April 12, 2016 edition.

Healthy Active Adults Day

April 12, 2016

Want to find out how healthy you are? The Kernersville Chamber of Commerce and the Kernersville Family YMCA are teaming up to present the 13th Annual Novant Health Kernersville Medical Center Healthy Active Adults Day on Monday, April 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more, see the Tuesday, April 12, 2016 edition.

Shepherd’s Center volunteers

April 11, 2016

During a pinning ceremony held on Wednesday, April 6, The Shepherd’s Center of Kernersville thanked their many volunteers as they recognized three specific individuals for their dedicated service with a Service Award. Those individuals were Tonya Stanley, Harold Blue and Ken Drewery. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, April 9 & 10, 2016 edition.

Operation Kidsafe

April 11, 2016

Operation Kidsafe has partnered with Camping World of Colfax to offer parents an opportunity to have identification kits made for their children on April 14-16 at Camping World’s Triad Drive location. The safety event is free and private for families who participate.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, April 9 & 10, 2016 edition.

Cancer survivor

April 11, 2016

As the Relay for Life of Kernersville date approaches, organizers are encouraging cancer survivors to sign up for the event’s Survivor Dinner, a meal where they’re honored and recognized for the battles they’ve fought and won.
One such survivor is Byron Barker, the father of East Forsyth High School staff member Tara Stanley, who heads up the high school’s exceptional children department. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, April 9 & 10, 2016 edition.

Historic Preservation Society

April 11, 2016

Working to preserve Kernersville’s unique hometown feel and history, the Kernersville Historic Preservation Society is looking to grow in membership, especially seeking younger members and those who have grown up here.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, April 9 & 10, 2016 edition.

MS Be Strong Self-Help Group

April 7, 2016

The MS Be Strong Self-Help Group located in Kernersville encourages the community to get involved in Walk MS this month, and other events throughout the year. The group meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6:15 p.m. at Main Street United Methodist Church. For more, see the Thursday, April 7, 2016 edition.

Road repaving

April 7, 2016

Beeson, Bodenhamer, Cherry, Graves and Hopkins roads are all in the process of being repaved, with some farther along than others. According to Wright Archer, a NCDOT Division 9 engineer, it’s all part of the department’s annual resurfacing program.
For more, see the Thursday, April 7, 2016 edition.