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  • October 24, 2019
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Carolina Thunderbirds Unveils Its Full Roster

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.- The Carolina Thunderbirds, 2019 FPHL Commissioner’s Cup champions and proud member of the Federal Prospects Hockey League, have unveiled their full roster for the 2019-2020 season.  This roster includes returning forwards Michael Bunn, Viktor Grebennikov, Peter Panacek, Jiri Pargac and Jan Salak. Bunn was last season’s playoff MVP while Jan Salak scored the championship clinching goal in overtime of game four of the Commissioner’s Cup final against Elmira. On defense, Stan Vlasov, Jay Kenney and Dominik Fejt all return for Carolina.  The Thunderbirds return Frankie McClendon in net as well as Henry Dill who played a part of the season
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  • October 17, 2019
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2020 Winston-Salem Walk to Defeat ALS Registration is Open

We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2020 Winston-Salem Walk to Defeat ALS. We are back at Wake Forest University’s BB&T Field tentatively scheduled for Saturday, April 25! We invite you to join us again in 2020, so that together we can create a world without ALS!  We appreciate your ongoing support and look forward to another successful Walk building awareness, acknowledging our local ALS heroes, and fundraising for a cure. Your fundraising efforts help fund: Advances in ALS research for the discovery of effective treatments, and ultimately a cure Care Services (including multidisciplinary clinics, grants, and loaner
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  • October 14, 2019
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Carolina Thunderbirds Announce Full Training Camp Roster

GREENSBORO, N.C.- The Carolina Thunderbirds, 2019 Commissioner’s Cup champions and proud members of the Federal Prospects Hockey League, announced their 2019 training camp roster on Monday. “I’m excited to finally start main camp. We are looking forward to making a roster that is going to be competing into late April again, trying to win another championship,” said head coach Andre Niec. Michael Bunn(27g, 29a), Jiri Pargac (22g, 41a), and Petr Panacek (18g, 36a) headline the group of forwards for the Thunderbirds camp. Bunn was the 2019 FPHL Playoff MVP and is the longest-tenured player with the Thunderbirds in the camp. On the blue line, Stanislav Vlasov(11g,
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  • October 10, 2019
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The Arts Council Seeks Grant Applications for 2019-2020 Funding Year

 Winston-Salem, NC (October 9, 2019) – The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County is seeking applications for its operational and programing support grants for its 2019-2020 grant cycle.  These grants are the Organization Support Grant and Annual Event and Series Grant, which serve organizations and groups that present arts and cultural programing for the Forsyth County community.  Programming must take place within Forsyth County.  Funding for these grants is supported by donors to The Arts Council’s Community Fund for the Arts and the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.    Deadline for both grant
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