News

Visitor center

October 12, 2018

The Kernersville Board of Aldermen voted unanimously to approve a revised memorandum of understanding between the Town and the Körner’s Folly Foundation regarding a proposal to build a visitor center on South Main Street. For more, see the Thursday, October 9, 2018 edition.

Music at Twilight

October 12, 2018

Music at Twilight, sponsored by Arbor Ridge/Ridge Care, will be held on Thursday, October 11 from 6 – 8 p.m. at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden (PJCBG), featuring Atlantic Coast Highway Band. The concert is free and family-friendly.
For more, see the Thursday, October 9, 2018 edition.

Pumpkin patches

October 12, 2018

Various locations in and around Kernersville are offering pumpkins and other activities for the whole family, including Dogwood Farms and Kernersville Pumpkins & Christmas Trees.
For more, see the Tuesday, October 9, 2018 edition.

Golf tournament

October 12, 2018

The Knights of Columbus from Holy Cross Catholic Church in Kernersville will hold its annual Operation LAMB & Holy Cross Council 8509 Golf Classic on Saturday, Oct. 27, with proceeds to benefit Operation LAMB and other local charities.
For more, see the Tuesday, October 9, 2018 edition.

Library donations

October 12, 2018

The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners recognized a number of local individuals and organizations during their regular meeting on Thursday for private donations to the new Kernersville library branch that total more than $100,000. The money will be used in different areas of the facility, which is expected to open in November.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, October 6 & 7, 2018 edition.

Walk of Remembrance

October 12, 2018

Heartstrings is offering their annual Walk for Remembrance & Hope on Saturday, October 13 at Triad Park to provide families who have lost a child a time of reflection.
Every year, hundreds of community members come together at this event to share their journeys after the loss of a pregnancy or infant. For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, October 6 & 7, 2018 edition.

Walkertown Fall Festival

October 12, 2018

During the eighth annual Walkertown Fall Festival, downtown Walkertown will be boasting with thousands of people, activities and fun on Friday, October 12 from 5 – 9 p.m. and Saturday, October 13 from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, October 6 & 7, 2018 edition.

Teacher pay

October 12, 2018

Last May, commissioners told Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools officials to “just ask” if they wanted more money for teacher supplements and after an outcry from teachers and their supporters, that’s exactly what they did on Thursday.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, October 6 & 7, 2018 edition.

Flooding issues

October 12, 2018

Concerns regarding flooding on a section of Corjon Road require more study and will come back before the Kernersville Board of Aldermen at a later date, Town officials decided during Tuesday night’s meeting.
For more, see the Saturday/Sunday, October 6 & 7, 2018 edition.

Yard sale for Lanxton

October 5, 2018

An annual yard sale fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 6 will benefit a nine-year-old Kernersville boy fighting sickle cell disease. Don’t miss it because young Lanxton Brown will once again be there selling lemonade.
For more, see the Thursday, October 4, 2018 edition.