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Davie County comes from behind to edge West Forsyth in Central Piedmont 4-A baseball clash  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — The Davie County baseball team snatched victory from the jaws of defeat on Tuesday night, coming from behind to beat Central Piedmont 4-A ...



A methadone overdose killed this West Forsyth student. A scholarship honors his memory.  Winston-Salem Journal

A photograph of Mason Hunter in his 2017 West Forsyth JROTC uniform with the design of his gravestone on a frame Wednesday at the Hunters' home in ...



Student At West Forsyth High School Creates Club To Stop Bullying  WFMYNews2.com

CLEMMONS, N.C-- A student at West Forsyth High School who was bullied in the past is now working to make sure others aren't. Keshawn East said middle ...



After 30 years as a teacher and coach at West Forsyth, Thompson will retire having built up both teams and fond memories  Winston-Salem Journal

Jeff Thompson remembers driving his Chevrolet pickup truck down Lewisville-Clemmons Road in 1989.



Reich College of Education names 2018–19 Student Teacher of the Year and finalists  Appalachian State University

Kenley Little '18, Appalachian's 2018–19 Student Teaching of the Year, second from left, displays her award. Pictured with Little, from left to right, are Dr. Rwany ...



Kinney, Mark Jeffrey  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM Jun. 1, 1977 - Dec. 21, 2018 Mr. Mark Jeffrey Kinney, 41, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, December 21, 2018. How do you write an ...



Social media fuels rumors of threat against West Forsyth High School  myfox8.com

CLEMMONS, N.C. -- About two-thirds of West Forsyth High School's student population either left early or didn't show up at all on Friday, largely due to a threat ...



Photos: West Forsyth Softball 3-0 over East Forsyth  Winston-Salem Journal

Rodriguez pitches no-hitter to help West Forsyth surge past first-place East Forsyth in CPC 4-A softball duel. CLEMMONS — Needing a big-time performance to ...



Photos: West Forsyth High School 2018 Commencement  Winston-Salem Journal

Aleesha P. Keomoungkhoune is lei'd by family members following the West Forsyth High School 2018 Commencement on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at Joel ...



Clemmons development stalls after bill to de-annex part of property fails in N.C. legislature  Winston-Salem Journal

A bill to de-annex 2 1/2 acres from the Village of Clemmons failed to advance out of the N.C. House Finance Committee last week, raising questions about the ...



Curran, Scheier lead West Forsyth over Vance in 4-A third round  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — As West Forsyth senior Skyler Curran rushed down the court with 17 seconds left in the third quarter, she stepped back to make a jump shot that ...



Triad students exposed to dangers of distracted driving through simulators  WXII12 Winston-Salem

With prom season upon us, it's important drivers get safely to and from the big dance.



Photos: The Journal's best images from March  Winston-Salem Journal

Rose Pinter, a recruit with the Winston-Salem Fire Department recruit class XXVII, calls out her position and situation after being coated in Sheetrock and other ...



Rodriguez pitches no-hitter to help West Forsyth surge past first-place East Forsyth in CPC 4-A softball duel  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — Needing a big-time performance to help West Forsyth's softball team get back into the Central Piedmont 4-A race with two weeks left in the ...



SportsXtra: This week's featured high school athletes, March 15  Winston-Salem Journal

Laila Holloway, even as a sophomore, has proven to be a pitching and offensive catalyst for the softball team at Parkland. Laila Holloway. Sophomore Laila ...



Cardinals hitting their stride  Mount Airy News

CLEMMONS — The bigger they are, the harder they fall. East Surry faced the tall task (pun intended) of facing the Titans of West Forsyth High School Friday…



Photos: The Journal's best images from February  Winston-Salem Journal

Margaret Vardell Sandresky, 97, plays the piano in front of a portrait of her late husband, Clemens Sandresky, on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, at her home in ...



Clemmons to host annual Christmas tree lighting | Entertainment  Winston-Salem Journal

The Village of Clemmons will host its annual tree-lighting ceremony at 6 p.m. Nov. 27 on the front lawn of Village Hall, 3715 Clemmons Road. The rain date will ...



West Forsyth students star in movie shot in Clemmons  myfox8.com

CLEMMONS, N.C. — None of the actors in “Sunset Edge” expect to become as famous as Academy Award-winner Jennifer Lawrence. But the man who ...



West Forsyth stadium to be named for former principal  Winston-Salem Journal

Durwood Pack says Jerry Peoples, his longtime friend and former boss, used to arrive for work at West Forsyth High School at 6 a.m..



The Journal's Year in Photos 2018  Winston-Salem Journal

Blaze Thompson of Greensboro attacked the frigid water of Hanging Rock Lake with gusto as he took the "Polar Plunge" on New Year's Day, Monday, January 1, ...



West Forsyth Girls Basketball 61-51 Over Reagan  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — West Forsyth has two High Point commitments in senior Skyler Curran and junior Ca… Facebook · Twitter · SMS · Email; Print; Save.



Cafeteria renovations, coffee area await West Forsyth students  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — Of the many changes at area schools this year, one should satisfy the stomachs of students at West Forsyth High School.



Ex-West Forsyth coach indicted on sex charges with student  Winston-Salem Journal

A Forsyth County grand jury indicted Derrele Mitchell, a former boys basketball coach at West Forsyth High School, on charges that he had sex with a female ...



West Forsyth 1-0 Over Myers Park in 4-A Quarterfinals  Winston-Salem Journal

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Clemmons apartment complex sells for $14.3 million  Winston-Salem Journal

A California real-estate development group has expanded its reach into the Forsyth County housing market by spending $14.3 million to buy an apartment ...



Former West Forsyth coach Derrele Mitchell pleads guilty to having sex with student  Winston-Salem Journal

Family members of Derrele Mitchell, a former high school coach who pleaded guilty Wednesday to having sex with an 18-year-old female student, insisted that ...



West Forsyth 5-0 Victory Over Reagan in Girls Forsyth Cup  Winston-Salem Journal

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Focus On: Zavera Basrai  Winston-Salem Journal

A year ago at this time, Zavera Basrai was exhausted. She'd run for West Forsyth's cross country team, and she didn't have any effort left to give.



West Forsyth girls soccer team gets pre-game speech  Winston-Salem Journal

Before West Forsyth girls soccer hit the road to Mooresville for its NCHSAA Class 4-A state semifinal game against Charlotte Catholic, the team got a pre-game ...



Bailey, Jay Perrie  Winston-Salem Journal

December 26, 1965 - May 21, 2019 Mr. Jay Perrie Bailey, 53, son of Beaufort and Pollye Bailey, was born December 26, 1965 in Washington, North Carolina.



Titan Riders: West Forsyth's mountain bike club part of new cycling league  Winston-Salem Journal

Looking for something to keep him in shape after he didn't make the cut for West Forsyth High School's soccer team, Noah Handwerk decided to take his dad's ...



Former West Forsyth coach Derrele Mitchell charged with having sex with student, getting her pregnant  Winston-Salem Journal

Derrele Mitchell, former head boys' basketball coach at West Forsyth High School, has been charged with having sex with a female student at Reynolds High ...



Two local schools make list of ’10 Best High Schools in North Carolina’  myfox8.com

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Two Piedmont schools made the list of the top 10 best high schools in North Carolina, according to US News. West Forsyth High School ...



King leaves Greyhounds for W. Forsyth  Mount Airy News

CLEMMONS — North Surry head men's basketball coach Kevin King announced his departure from the school on Monday afternoon, in order to take a position ...



Forsyth County Sheriff Bobby Kimbrough asks for more school resource officers and investigators for fiscal year 2020  Winston-Salem Journal

In its 2019-20 budget request, the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office is asking the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners for $2.9 million to pay for *service* ...



Clemmons native finds his voice in the crowded indie-rock market  Winston-Salem Journal

Shortly after The Beatles performed on “The Ed Sullivan Show” in 1964, scores of kids were inspired to pick up guitars and learn music.



Brooklyn Berry helps West Forsyth shut out Reagan in Forsyth Cup  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — It didn't take long for West Forsyth to show why it is the top seed in the Forsyth Cup girls' soccer tournament.



Pat Murphy, a fixture at West Forsyth, is a Titan to the core  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS Back when Dave McConnell was the football coach at Reynolds High School in the early 1990s, he returned to Winston-Salem late after a ...



BEASLEY, Carol Elaine  Roanoke Times

October 28, 2018 Carol Elaine Beasley, 61, recently of Fresno, Calif., crossed over peacefully in her sleep late Sunday night, October 28, 2018, after a valiant ...



Community Milestones  Winston-Salem Journal

Kenneth Allen Moser, a retired Winston-Salem attorney, was inducted into the Cabarrus County Sports Hall of Fame in October 2018. He practiced law with the ...



Cancer survivor, West Forsyth grad running her first 5K six months after losing lower leg, “I’m super determined,” she says  Winston-Salem Journal

Jenn Andrews rocked her first run since losing her foot to cancer five months ago.



Hunter, Mason Hiram  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM Dec. 13, 2000 - March 4, 2018 Mason Hiram Hunter, 17, of Winston-Salem, passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018. He was born December 13, ...



The Morehead-Cain Foundation welcomes 75 new Morehead-Cain Scholars - UNC News  UNC News

(Chapel Hill, N.C.— April 26, 2019) – The Morehead-Cain Foundation, home of the first merit scholarship program in the United States, founded at the nation's ...



Howe, Kathleen Pamela  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS June 22, 1954 - August 1, 2017 Kathleen Pamela Howe, (better known as Pam, Mom, Mum, or Grannie) passed away peacefully in Winston-Salem ...



Forsyth Cup: Bishop McGuinness Over North Forsyth  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — Top-seeded North Forsyth's two-year reign as the Forsyth Cup boys soccer champion… Facebook · Twitter · SMS · Email; Print; Save.



Chris Paul Wife, Jada Crawley: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Chris Paul is married to Jada Crawley, and has been for the past 8 years. The two have two children, as well. Here's what you need to know about her.



Focus On: Coach Lauren Yacobi  Winston-Salem Journal

Lauren Yacobi has seen an awful lot of West Forsyth High School – and she wouldn't have it any other way.



Stuart Egan: Attack on teachers was shallow, uninformed  Winston-Salem Journal

Charles Davenport Jr., a community editorial board member for the News & Record, might have penned one of the most blatantly ignorant op-eds in recent ...



Scott, William Harrison  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS May 3, 1993 - June 11, 2017 Mr. William Harrison Scott, 24, of Clemmons, passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2017. William was born in Forsyth ...



Southard follows dad path to soccer  Winston-Salem Journal

Cooper Southard realized after two years playing basketball at West Central Community Center that hoops and hardwood were not for him.



EMF students receive scholarships from Louis DeJoy and Aldona Z. Wos Family Foundation  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Thirteen North Carolina students at this summer's Eastern Music Festival have received scholarships from the Louis DeJoy and Aldona Z.



Mac & Nelli's has a new chef and new menu  Winston-Salem Journal

Chef Antawn Hairston has taken the helm at Mac & Nelli's in Winston-Salem, and his new menu came out last week.



Two from Guilford County are named Morehead-Cain scholars at UNC-Chapel Hill  Greensboro News & Record

Miranda Almy of Grimsley and Annabelle Fisher of High Point Central are among this year's winners.



Man accused of killing girlfriend while her child was present could face death penalty or life in prison  Winston-Salem Journal

A Statesville man was indicted Monday in Forsyth Superior Court on charges of murdering his girlfriend and trying to kill the woman's mother at an apartment ...



Appalachian alumnus Adam Moore named 2017–18 Outstanding Student Teacher of the Year  Appalachian State University

BOONE, N.C. — When Appalachian alumnus Adam Moore '18 returns to his alma mater, East Forsyth High School in Kernersville, this fall, he will view the ...



West Forsyth 'comes to Jesus', tops East Mecklenburg  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — Looking down and out early in the third quarter, the fourth-seeded West Forsyth boys' basketball team shut down No. 30 East Mecklenburg the ...



First NC Republicans hurt education. Now they are misleading the public about it  The Charlotte Observer

Desiree Zapata Miller's recent op-ed in the Charlotte Observer entitled “Republicans are working to help NC schools“ (Aug. 4) is a gross misinterpretation of ...



Clemmons Community Foundation names new officers  Winston-Salem Journal

The Clemmons Community Foundation has new officers for the 2015-16 term. Joanna Lyall , outgoing president, inducted officers at the July meeting.



Appalachian State University announces 2018 Chancellor's Scholars | Appalachian Today  Appalachian State University

Appalachian State University names 10 incoming students as 2018 Chancellor's Scholars — the university's oldest merit-based scholarship.



Syrian family finds peace in Clemmons  Winston-Salem Journal

The hum of an overworked air-conditioner and chatter from an Arabic show on TV fill the house of Ziyad and Lina Zidan.



Several homes, vehicles shot with BB gun over the weekend in Clemmons, other areas of Forsyth County  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — Several families are left quite literally picking up the pieces after a person, or people, shot out windows of their homes and vehicles over the ...



Prep Basketball: Lytton resigns as North Rowan girls basketball coach - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London. mike.london@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — Brian Lytton announced his resignation as North Rowan High School girls basketball coach on ...



Eleven Selected For BN Duke Scholarships  Duke Today

Eleven incoming first-year students from North and South Carolina have been awarded the Benjamin N. Duke Scholarship at Duke University. The award covers ...



Twitter reacts to 5-star DE K.J. Henry signing with Clemson  TigerNet

West Forsyth High School (N.C.) product K.J. Henry announced on ESPNU his early signing decision picking Clemson, taking the Tigers over Virginia Tech, ...



The Journal's Year in Photos  Winston-Salem Journal

Zeno Windley, 4, smiles as he waits for a push from his dad, Paul, while sledding at Miller Park Saturday morning, January 8, 2016 after 6-8 inches of snow fell ...



Titans’ Newsome lands scholarship despite injury  Winston-Salem Journal

After putting in what Coach Nate Newsome called her best summer of work yet, disaster struck for his daughter, Mackenzie Newsome.



NBA star Chris Paul joins ownership group of Dash baseball team  Triad Business Journal

In addition to his all-star leadership in the NBA, Chris Paul has invested in D-1 Sports Training & Therapy in Winston-Salem and has committed significantly to ...



Eggs, biscuits up next for restaurant spot in Clemmons  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — The phones have been ringing at Breakfastime restaurants in Winston-Salem and Salisbury.



JLAB expands minds, leadership skills of JROTC Cadets  United States Army

WASHINGTON, D.C., (June 25, 2018) -- Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps Cadets from across the country competed in battles of knowledge and skill on ...



Jordan Brand Celebrates CP3’s High School Graduation With The Air Jordan 12  Sneaker News

In celebration of its top signature athlete's academic achievements, the Jordan Brand has a “Graduation Pack” in the works done up in the respective colors of ...



Etchison, Larry Wesley  Winston-Salem Journal

Etchison Clemmons Larry Wesley Etchison Sept. 29, 1942 - March 3, 2018 Larry Wesley Etchison, 75, passed away peacefully Saturday, March 3, surrounded ...



Byerly, Kenneth Gray  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS June 28, 1951 - June 13, 2018 Kenneth Gray Byerly, 66, of Clemmons, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at his home. Ken was a devoted ...



Son of Wake Forest Hall of Famer Rusty LaRue dies in car crash  Greensboro News & Record

WINSTON-SALEM — Riley LaRue, a former basketball standout at East Forsyth High School and eldest son of Wake Forest legend Rusty LaRue, died Saturday ...



John “Pazuzu” Lawson… The Boogey Man Cometh  Camel City Dispatch

By Staff. john lawson. By all accounts, John Alexander Lawson began life uneventfully in San Francisco, California on August 12th of 1978. His father, Timothy J.



Hughey, Laurin Helm  Winston-Salem Journal

Clemmons September 22, 1972 - September 1, 2016 Mrs. Laurin Helm Hughey, 43, of Clemmons, passed away unexpectedly on September 1, 2016 at Wake ...



Robertson - Marshall  Winston-Salem Journal

Daphne Renée Marshall of Winston-Salem and Jeffrey Vance Robertson of Clemmons were married at 6 p.m. June 27, 2015, at the groom's family property in ...



Star maker, filmmaker, Daniel Peddle has an eye for discovering beauty  Winston-Salem Journal

As a talent scout for the fashion industry, Daniel Peddle has a proven eye for finding beauty.



Ex-coach who got student pregnant ordered to give speeches at universities after pleading guilty to drug possession in jail  Winston-Salem Journal

A former high school basketball coach convicted of getting a student pregnant pleaded guilty Tuesday in Forsyth Superior Court to possession of marijuana on ...



Rickard, Daron Denard  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM Jan. 16, 1981 - Jan. 16, 2018 Daron Denard Rickard, known to most as "D", departed from us at Forsyth Medical Center on Tuesday, January ...



23-year-old mother who police say was killed by boyfriend 'missed more than words can say,' family said  Winston-Salem Journal

All Amanda “Mandi” Lindsay wanted was a better life for her daughter, family members said.



Farrell, Caroline "Cari"  Winston-Salem Journal

Winston Salem 6/20/1990 - 12/2/2015 Caroline "Cari" Farrell, 25, passed away December 2, 2015. She was born June 20, 1990 in Winston Salem, NC.



Lewisville man says pizza success a divine matter  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — Tucked in a booth at Mario's Pizza, Mario and Vinny Alessio talk pizza and family, pizza and school, pizza and church, and pizza and … pizza.



Jalen Dalton to UNC: Tar Heels Land 4-Star DE Prospect  Bleacher Report

The University of North Carolina received a major boost for the class of 2015 by getting a commitment from defensive end Jalen Dalton. It shouldn't take long for ...



Co-owner sees more change ahead for Time to Eat  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — While in culinary school, George Leloudis dreamed of opening a restaurant that would combine the best parts of a deli, a diner and a ...



Over 600 students from 30 area schools compete in technology association competition at Appalachian  Appalachian State University

Over 600 students from 30 schools participated in North Carolina Technology Student Association (NCTSA) Western Region Conference, which was focused on ...



Scene and Heard: Hoops for Hope takes on March Madness  Winston-Salem Journal

March Madness affects a lot of folks in the Triad this time of the year, and the basketball mania even found its way into a recent fundraising event when the.



Mother, daughter took different routes to same destination: Teaching  Winston-Salem Journal

When school starts Aug. 26, there will be more than 200 new faces at the front of classrooms throughout the district.



SANFORD, Courtney Ann  Winston-Salem Journal

SANFORD CLEMMONS Courtney Ann Sanford Dec. 15, 1981 - Apr. 23, 2014 Ms. Courtney Ann Sanford, 32, of Clemmons and High Point died tragically April ...



Martin, Vernon Gray  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM - August 5th, 1951 - November 13th, 2016 Vernon Gray Martin Jr., 65, died November 13, 2016 at Forsyth Memorial Hospital. He was born ...



Alexander County Sports Hall to induct five new members  Taylorsville Times

The Alexander County Public Education Foundation and the Alexander County Sports Hall of Fame have announced the Sixth Hall of Fame Class of inductees.



Like father, like son  Winston-Salem Journal

Firefighting is kind of the McBride family business. Three generations have already donned shiny fire helmets with the fourth generation chomping at the bit to ...



Derrele Mitchell investigation came after student told police recruiter about relationship  Winston-Salem Journal

The criminal allegations that Derrele Mitchell, a former head boys' basketball coach at West Forsyth High School, had sex with a female student came about ...



Community Milestones: Monday, Dec. 26  Winston-Salem Journal

Six area students were named to the Dean's List at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn., for the fall semester. They are: McCall Barney, Lewisville; Hayley ...



Alex Sports Hall of Fame enshires Class of 2017  Taylorsville Times

By D.N. PENNELL, Jr. The Alexander County Public Education Foundation held its Sixth Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Monday night, November ...



Kim pursuing Olympics dream in taekwondo  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — Although David Kim will be away from home for his birthday next week, his 16th probably can't get any sweeter.



Public views new beltway maps, gets same old answers  Winston-Salem Journal

People in the path of the proposed Winston-Salem Northern Beltway on Tuesday looked at maps showing which houses will go and which will stay, and learned ...



Summer camps will offer a lot of variety  Winston-Salem Journal

Summer is still a ways off, but it's time for parents to start thinking about summer camp opportunities for their kids — and ways to help them form memories they.



Troxler, Brayden Ryland  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM September 11, 2001 - August 30, 2016 Brayden Ryland Troxler, 14, was called home on August 30, 2016. Brayden was born on September ...



New business combines massage, goals of physical therapy to eliminate pain  Winston-Salem Journal

CLEMMONS — Michael Roels has extensive knowledge of chronic pain.



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