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  • October 12, 2017
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Catfish Classic Golf Tourney Tees Up to Fight ALS

    Help fight ALS and support the 13th Annual Catfish Classic Golf Tournament on Monday, November 6th! Buy a 2017 Catfish Classic BIG-ALS Raffle ticket, sponsor the Catfish Classic or enter to play! The Catfish Classic Golf is the Triangle’s largest independent event benefiting The ALS Association North Carolina Chapter. Spanning two 18-hole courses at the private, members-only North Ridge Country Club on nearly 400 acres of scenic terrain, the Catfish Classic offers sponsors and guests the opportunity to play an amazing round of golf while supporting the fight to find a cause and a cure for ALS! Catfish Classic Raffle
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  • October 12, 2017
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Scuppernong Books to Host Reading by Selected Authors

Scuppernong Books will host a reading by four authors whose work is included in the 2017 Flying South, a Winston-Salem Writers literary competition. The reading will be held on Oct. 23 at 7 p.m. at Scuppernong Books,  304 S. Elm St. in downtown Greensboro. Rebecca Davis, winner of the Best Fiction and the President’s Favorite awards, will read her winning short story, and John Haugh, Michael Gaspeny and Rick Jordan will read their submissions, as well as other work they have written. This is the fourth annual Flying South competition and the book, which is available for purchase for $12, features the winning
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  • October 5, 2017
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 Winston-Salem Writers to hold workshop on How to Write and Get It Published

Winston-Salem Writers will hold a workshop led by Chris Roerden on October 14 from 1-5 p.m. in the Mountcastle Forum of the Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts, 251 N. Spruce Street, in downtown Winston-Salem; Roerden will discuss the “Eight Exquisite, Essential, Exceptional Writing Techniques to Master any Genre” and provide information on getting an agent and getting your manuscript published. Chris Roerden has been a full-time book editor for 55 years. She has taught writing part-time for the University of Maine, where she  earned a B.A. in English summa cum laude and an M.A., the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and SUNY in upstate New York. She’s led
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  • October 3, 2017
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Kernersville Senior Enrichment Center 18th Annual Book Sale

The Kernersville Senior Enrichment Center will conduct its 18th Annual Book Sale Thursday, October 19 from 1:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.,  Friday, October 20 from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. and  Saturday, October 21 from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon at the Senior Center. The Senior Center is located in the lower level of the Paddison Memorial Library (130 E. Mountain Street, Kernersville, NC). A Bake Sale will also take place during the sale October on October 19th and 20th only. There will be thousands of hardback and paperback books ranging in price from 25¢ and up with most books falling in the 50¢ – $2.00 price range. All genres
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  • September 27, 2017
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ALSapalooza Music Festival to Benefit Fight Against ALS

Event to Feature Live Music, Food Trucks and Silent Auction   From 6-11 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7, Grove Winery and Vineyards on the outskirts of Greensboro will host the ALSapalooza music festival. Admission to the event featuring live music, food trucks, a raffle and silent auction, and wine and beer is a minimum $10 donation to The ALS Association North Carolina Chapter. Proceeds will help fund ALS research and provide care for people living with ALS in North Carolina.   ALSapalooza will feature the Sam Frazier Band, Lemon Sparks and Grey Matter, all of whom are donating their time and talents. There
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  • September 19, 2017
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Mayor Joines Lends Support to Urban League’s Super Senior SNAP Health Day

Winston-Salem Urban League News Conference Urban League downtown headquarters, 201 W. Fifth Street, Winston-Salem, NC Wednesday September 27, 2017 @11:30 am Mayor Joines will lend his support to the Super Senior SNAP Health Day at a news conference to raise public awareness of the city-wide enrollment event for those 60+ who qualify for food benefits. Also in attendance will be representatives from the Baptist Medical Sticht Center for Healthy Aging, Senior Services, City of WS Adult Education, the Shepherds Center, Crisis Control’s Healthy Food Initiative, Cancer Services and Brittian Chiropractic to lend their expertise on how to age in health
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  • September 16, 2017
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Farmington UMC Annual Fall Festival

Farmington United Methodist Church, 1939 Farmington Road, Mocksville is hosting its 4th annual fall festival on Sunday, October 15 from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. There will be chicken stew, hot dogs, hayride, pumpkin patch, cake walk, bingo, games for kids, live music, local vendors, and more! 


  • September 14, 2017
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Thunderbirds Announce Trade with Nationals as 2017 Season Start Nears

WINSTON-SALEM, NC (September 14, 2017) – The Carolina Thunderbirds have agreed to a trade with the Cornwall Nationals. The Thunderbirds have traded the rights to Ryan Wilkinson and Eric Witzel to the Nationals in exchange for John Schiavo and Stanislav Vlasov.   Schiavo, 23-years-old, from East Patchogue, NY, stands at 5’10” and weighs 181 pounds. The forward Schiavo began his career with the Macon Mayhem of the Southern Professional Hockey League in 2015, and saw a brief stint with the Missouri Mavericks of the East Coast Hockey League. He has since played for the Watertown Wolves, Danbury Titans, Huntsville Havoc,
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  • September 14, 2017
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THUNDERBIRDS SET TO RELEASE SINGLE GAME TICKETS

Winston-Salem, NC (September 14, 2017)- Individual ticket sales for the Carolina Thunderbirds 2017-2018 season are set to begin on September 18th. Tickets will be available for purchase in person at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds box office and online at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds website. Do not miss out on your chance to see the Triad’s newest pro hockey team. If you are a season ticket holder or wish to become one, you must select your season seats before September 18th or you will be randomly assigned your season seats. To purchase season tickets or select your season seats contact Vice President Ticket Operations, Cat Pighini
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  • August 31, 2017
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Gospel Singing at Mt. Carmel Church

With special guests with Richard Harding and Anthony Russell. Mt. Carmel Church of Winston-Salem 4265 Ebert Road, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27127 Followed by an ice cream social in the Family Life Center. All proceeds will go the Roof/Building Fund. Sponsored by the Christian Service Class. For more information visit our website at mtcarmelumc.org/