Winston Salem

Latest stories

1h
The Lexington Dispatch
George HedrickWINSTON-SALEM - George Edward Hedrick, 75 passed away Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at
George Hedrick
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted an hour ago
WINSTON-SALEM - George Edward Hedrick, 75 passed away Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home with family by his side. A celebration of life and a time of greeting family and friends was held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, at... Read more
5h
WBTV Charlotte
Man dies in weekend shooting in Winston-SalemWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Police are investigating after a weekend shooting in
Man dies in weekend shooting in Winston-Salem
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 hours ago
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Police are investigating after a weekend shooting in downtown Winston-Salem left a man dead. Local media outlets report that police received a call about a shooting about 1:15 on Saturday morning and found a man wounded in... Read more
4 related stories
5h
WECT 6 Wilmington
Man dies in weekend shooting in Winston-SalemWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Police are investigating after a weekend shooting in
Man dies in weekend shooting in Winston-Salem
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 hours ago
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Police are investigating after a weekend shooting in downtown Winston-Salem left a man dead. Local media outlets report that police received a call about a shooting about 1:15 on Saturday morning and found a man wounded in... Read more
4 related stories
8h
New Bern Sun Journal
Sandy Wall: Column from 1992 becomes accurate prediction Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 12:19 PM So it turns out that I’m a pretty amazing gu
Sandy Wall: Column from 1992 becomes accurate prediction
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 12:19 PM So it turns out that I’m a pretty amazing guy: Way back in January 1992, I predicted the Carolina Panthers would be playing in tonight’s Super Bowl 50.How... Read more
9h
FOX 8 WGHP
Wake Forest professor's research is basis for Pantene's cute Super Bowl adsWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Pantene, a leading hair care brand, recently announced th
Wake Forest professor's research is basis for Pantene's cute Super Bowl ads
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 9 hours ago
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Pantene, a leading hair care brand, recently announced that Wake Forest University Professor Linda Nielsen’s research on father-daughter relationships inspired its Super Bowl ads. Pantene has released a series of digital spots... Read more
35 related stories
18h
The Post-Journal
Charles Richard HendricksonHe was born April 15, 1932, to Lloyd and Dora Hendrickson. He was a graduate o
Charles Richard Hendrickson
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
He was born April 15, 1932, to Lloyd and Dora Hendrickson. He was a graduate of Rochester Memorial School of Nursing and earned his CRNA degree from Hamot Medical School of Anesthesia. He was employed for many years at WCA Hospital in... Read more
20h
WJHG Panama City
Beasley Scores 16 as Seminoles Beat Deacons, 91-71WINSTON-SALEM, NC (AP) - Florida State's players have finally figured out that
Beasley Scores 16 as Seminoles Beat Deacons, 91-71
WJHG Panama City / Posted 20 hours ago
WINSTON-SALEM, NC (AP) - Florida State's players have finally figured out that it takes more than scoring to win games -- it takes a little defense, as well. That newfound defensive mindset carried the Seminoles to their fourth straight ACC victory... Read more
4 related stories
20h
The Star
Seminoles chop through 'selfish' Wake ForestWINSTON-SALEM — Wake Forest coach Danny Manning was stumped for an explanation
Seminoles chop through 'selfish' Wake Forest
The Star / Posted 20 hours ago
WINSTON-SALEM — Wake Forest coach Danny Manning was stumped for an explanation after another crumbling second half stuck his team with a 91-71 loss to Florida State in Atlantic Coast Conference basketball.Devin Thomas, meanwhile, wasn’t shy in... Read more
21h
WECT 6 Wilmington
Beasley scores 16 as Seminoles beat Deacons, 91-71By BILL KISER Associated Press WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Malik Beasley score
Beasley scores 16 as Seminoles beat Deacons, 91-71
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 hours ago
By BILL KISER Associated Press WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Malik Beasley scored 16 points to lead five Florida State players in double figures, and the Seminoles pulled away in the second half to beat Wake Forest 91-71 on Saturday afternoon. Xavier... Read more
4 related stories
23h
The Charlotte Post
Fat kids a major national concernDURHAM – One in three children ages 2-19 are overweight or obese in the United
Fat kids a major national concern
The Charlotte Post / Posted 23 hours ago
DURHAM – One in three children ages 2-19 are overweight or obese in the United States, and the American Heart Association says almost none meet healthy diet and physical activity recommendations. French fries are the most common vegetable children... Read more
1d
The News & Observer
NC State Bar dismisses complaints against prosecutors in racially divisive case | News & Observer February 6, 2016 7:46 PM Duke law professor says prosecu
NC State Bar dismisses complaints against prosecutors in racially divisive case
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
| News & Observer February 6, 2016 7:46 PM Duke law professor says prosecutors used... Read more
1d
The Florida Times-Union
Florida State steps up on defense in rout of Wake ForestWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. | Malik Beasley scored 16 points to lead five Florida State
Florida State steps up on defense in rout of Wake Forest
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. | Malik Beasley scored 16 points to lead five Florida State players in double figures, and the Seminoles pulled away in the second half to beat Wake Forest 91-71 on Saturday afternoon. The Seminoles (16-7, 6-5 ACC) won their... Read more
4 related stories
1d
KXXV Waco
Three-month-old dies after parents accused in abuse of twinsA three-month-old baby, who investigators say was abused, has reportedly died f
Three-month-old dies after parents accused in abuse of twins
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
A three-month-old baby, who investigators say was abused, has reportedly died from his injuries. According to investigators, the little boy died in the hospital Tuesday. His parents, 20-year-old Nicholas Brandon Clark and 24-year-old Brittany... Read more
1d
FOX 11 Tucson
Three-month-old dies after parents accused in abuse of twinsA three-month-old baby, who investigators say was abused, has reportedly died f
Three-month-old dies after parents accused in abuse of twins
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
A three-month-old baby, who investigators say was abused, has reportedly died from his injuries. According to investigators, the little boy died in the hospital Tuesday. His parents, 20-year-old Nicholas Brandon Clark and 24-year-old Brittany... Read more
1d
FOX 8 WGHP
Police identify man who was fatally hit by train in KernersvilleKERNERSVILLE, N.C. – Police have identified a man who was hit by a train and ki
Police identify man who was fatally hit by train in Kernersville
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
KERNERSVILLE, N.C. – Police have identified a man who was hit by a train and killed Friday night in Kernersville as 46-year-old Timothy Aaron Bennett of Winston-Salem. The incident happened at about 6:30 p.m. along East Mountain Street near Corum... Read more
1d
FOX 8 WGHP
Man proposes to girlfriend at Wake Forest University 'Deacs in Love' eventWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Wake Forest University
Man proposes to girlfriend at Wake Forest University 'Deacs in Love' event
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Wake Forest University alumnus Brad Shugoll (’13) surprised fellow Deac Mary Alyce McCullough (’13) by proposing to her at a “Deacs in Love” event. More than 75 couples who met as students at... Read more
1d
The Lexington Dispatch
Lexington man dies from gunshot in Winston-SalemA Lexington man died Saturday after sustaining a gunshot wound to the abdomen i
Lexington man dies from gunshot in Winston-Salem
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
A Lexington man died Saturday after sustaining a gunshot wound to the abdomen in Winston-Salem. Robert Bradford Hall, 35, of Cunningham Brick Yard Road, was found laying on the sidewalk in the 300 block of West Fourth Street around 1:30 a.m.,... Read more
4 related stories
1d
FOX 8 WGHP
Former West Forsyth cheerleader will be at Super Bowl as part of Panthers' TopCatsKloi Irving, a 2011 graduate of West Forsyth High School, will perform at the S
Former West Forsyth cheerleader will be at Super Bowl as part of Panthers' TopCats
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
Kloi Irving, a 2011 graduate of West Forsyth High School, will perform at the Super Bowl as a member of the Carolina Panthers’ cheerleaders, the TopCats. “ You grow and become so close,” Irving says of the squad. “This is a once-in-a-lifetime... Read more
1d
FOX 8 WGHP
Police looking for suspect after man found shot, injured in WinstonWinston-Salem police (File photo) WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police are looking for
Police looking for suspect after man found shot, injured in Winston
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
Winston-Salem police (File photo) WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police are looking for a suspect after a man was found shot and injured in Winston-Salem. Police said they were called to the 300 block of W. 4th Street on a reported shooting shortly before... Read more
4 related stories
1d
WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Man Critically Injured in Downtown Winston-Salem ShootingA man shot in the abdomen early Saturday morning is in critical condition at Wa
Man Critically Injured in Downtown Winston-Salem Shooting
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted yesterday
A man shot in the abdomen early Saturday morning is in critical condition at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Winston-Salem Police say 35 year old Robert Hall of Lexington was found lying on the sidewalk of West Fourth Street near Marshall Street... Read more
4 related stories
1d
The Lexington Dispatch
Don't put good food to wasteEditor: Have you ever sat and thought about what happens to all of the wasted f
Don't put good food to waste
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Editor: Have you ever sat and thought about what happens to all of the wasted food in our country, or what happens to the produce that gets tossed out at grocery stores that is still perfectly usable? Like many people, you probably have, and it’s... Read more
2d
FOX 8 WGHP
Federal court invalidates maps of North Carolina's 1st, 12th congressional districtsRALEIGH, N.C. — A federal judge on Friday ruled that North Carolina’s 1st and 1
Federal court invalidates maps of North Carolina's 1st, 12th congressional districts
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. — A federal judge on Friday ruled that North Carolina’s 1st and 12th congressional districts are racial gerrymanders and must be redrawn in a week. An order, written by U.S. Circuit Judge Roger L. Gregory, also bars elections in the... Read more
2 related stories
2d
The News & Observer
Lower tuition may be coming to some UNC campuses | News & Observer February 5, 2016 7:29 PM Idea could boost struggling cam
Lower tuition may be coming to some UNC campuses
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
| News & Observer February 5, 2016 7:29 PM Idea could boost struggling campuses UNC leader says proposals could be game changers Minority campuses... Read more
2d
The News & Observer
Zip lines don’t need more regulation, should be treated as a sport, report says | News & Observer February 5, 2016 6:19 PM Legislators asked for a study a
Zip lines don’t need more regulation, should be treated as a sport, report says
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
| News & Observer February 5, 2016 6:19 PM Legislators asked for a study after a... Read more
6 related stories
2d
FOX 8 WGHP
Local program frees men from the grasp of addictionYADKINVILLE, N.C. -- Addiction can be a dark, dangerous and deadly. For many, e
Local program frees men from the grasp of addiction
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
YADKINVILLE, N.C. -- Addiction can be a dark, dangerous and deadly. For many, escaping its grasp is something they can’t do alone. “You’re the slave and it’s the master,” said Luke Money, a former addict, turned manager of Ministry at Alpha Acres in... Read more
2d
The Lexington Dispatch
Norman 'Norm' CarltonNorman “Norm” Larry Carlton, 84, of Advance, passed away Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016,
Norman 'Norm' Carlton
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Norman “Norm” Larry Carlton, 84, of Advance, passed away Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, at his home. A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Mocks United Methodist Church by the Rev. Gary Elrod. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family... Read more
2d
The Lexington Dispatch
Christopher ScismChristopher Lee Scism, 50, passed away Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at Novant Health
Christopher Scism
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Christopher Lee Scism, 50, passed away Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. A celebration of life will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday at Bethesda United Methodist Church by Pastor Danny Miller. The family... Read more
2d
Sportsnet.ca
Cito Gaston on his friend and mentor Hank AaronIn 2011, I had an opportunity to sit down with Cito Gaston before a late-season
Cito Gaston on his friend and mentor Hank Aaron
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 days ago
In 2011, I had an opportunity to sit down with Cito Gaston before a late-season Jays’ game. We weren’t meeting to talk about Hank Aaron, but the conversation quickly turned to Cito’s mentor, former teammate and long-time friend. Today, on Aaron’s... Read more
2d
FOX 8 WGHP
Publix grocery store opening in Clemmons next yearCLEMMONS, N.C. — A new Publix grocery store is coming to Clemmons and is planne
Publix grocery store opening in Clemmons next year
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
CLEMMONS, N.C. — A new Publix grocery store is coming to Clemmons and is planned to open sometime late next year. A spokesperson for the supermarket chain said the location will be at Peace Haven Village on the southwest corner of... Read more
2d
The Lexington Dispatch
Jimmy CraverJimmy Allen Craver, 73, passed away Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at Novant Health Fors
Jimmy Craver
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Jimmy Allen Craver, 73, passed away Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. A funeral will be held at 4 p.m. Monday at Bethesda United Methodist Church by Pastor Danny Miller. Burial will follow in the church... Read more
2d
The Lexington Dispatch
Radiate Church relocates to LexingtonRadiate Church, a nondenominational, contemporary Christian church, has relocat
Radiate Church relocates to Lexington
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Radiate Church, a nondenominational, contemporary Christian church, has relocated from the Thomasville area to 1406 Piedmont Drive in Lexington. The pastor, Christy Brubaker, better known as “Pastor Christy” or “PC” to her congregants, said the... Read more
2d
WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Publix to open store in ClemmonsPublix has announced plans to open a second store in Forsyth County. Company o
Publix to open store in Clemmons
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 2 days ago
Publix has announced plans to open a second store in Forsyth County. Company officials said Friday that Publix at Peace Haven Village will open in late 2017. The 49,000 square-foot grocery store will be located at the corner of Lewisville-Clemmons... Read more
2d
Business Wire
HOT TOPIC: Super Bowl 2016CINCINNATI--Prilosec OTC, the Zero Heartburn Medicine, Donates 1 Million Meals
HOT TOPIC: Super Bowl 2016
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
CINCINNATI--Prilosec OTC, the Zero Heartburn Medicine, Donates 1 Million Meals to Taste of the NFL to Support Families in Need This Football Season Source: Procter & Gamble SAN JOSE, Calif.--PayPal Reveals Vision for the Future of Money Source:... Read more
2d
WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Wake Forest University CrashKENNY: THIS MORNING, WE'RE GETTING A NEW LOOK AT THE DAMAGE A FIERY CRASH CAUSE
Wake Forest University Crash
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 2 days ago
KENNY: THIS MORNING, WE'RE GETTING A NEW LOOK AT THE DAMAGE A FIERY CRASH CAUSED AT A TRIAD UNIVERSITY. IT HAPPENED LAST NIGHT IN WINSTON-SALEM AT WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY NEAR WAIT CHAPEL AND FARRELL HALL. SAMINA ENGEL IS ON CAMPUS THIS MORNING WITH... Read more
2d
Business Wire
Hatteras Financial Corp. Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter 2015 ResultsWINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hatteras Financial Corp. (NYSE:HTS) (“Hat
Hatteras Financial Corp. Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter 2015 Results
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hatteras Financial Corp. (NYSE:HTS) (“Hatteras” or the “Company”) today announced it will conduct a conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET on Wednesday February 17, 2016, to discuss the Company's financial results for... Read more
2d
FOX 8 WGHP
Wake Forest University shuttle bursts into flames after collisionWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A Wake Forest University shuttle burst into flames Thurs
Wake Forest University shuttle bursts into flames after collision
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A Wake Forest University shuttle burst into flames Thursday night after colliding with a student-driven vehicle. According to an email sent to students, the collision happened on Wake Forest Road near Wait Chapel and Wingate... Read more
2d
The Hendersonville Times-News
Friday's editorial: Poor bearing the brunt of state decisionWhen journalists write about social issues such as North Carolina’s refusal to
Friday's editorial: Poor bearing the brunt of state decision
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
When journalists write about social issues such as North Carolina’s refusal to expand Medicaid to provide health insurance to about 500,000 residents, it’s easy for that number to seem abstract. Who are these folks who fall into the “Medicaid gap”... Read more
2 related stories
2d
Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramWINSTON-SALEM — Two people have been killed in a wreck in Winston-Salem. The W
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 2 days ago
WINSTON-SALEM — Two people have been killed in a wreck in Winston-Salem. The Winston-Salem Police Department told local media outlets that the wreck happened shortly before 2 p.m. Wednesday. Police said 35-year-old Matthew Bronson and 31-year-old... Read more
6 related stories
2d
FOX 8 WGHP
FOX8 breaks down report detailing ‘overincome’ residents living in public housingA federal audit from the Office of Inspector General reports more than 25,000 f
FOX8 breaks down report detailing ‘overincome’ residents living in public housing
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
A federal audit from the Office of Inspector General reports more than 25,000 families nationwide were considered “overincome” while living in public housing. The families qualified as low-income when they first applied for public housing and then... Read more
3d
The Hendersonville Times-News
NC elections take shape with fundraising numbersRALEIGH — North Carolina's March 15 primary and the November general election a
NC elections take shape with fundraising numbers
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
RALEIGH — North Carolina's March 15 primary and the November general election are taking shape as candidates and party committees disclosed financial reports over the past week as state and federal filing deadlines came and went. Here is a glance at... Read more
3 related stories
3d
NBC News
NBC AffiliatesWVTM P.O. Box 10502 Birmingham, AL 35209 http://www.nbc13.com WAFF P.O. Box 21
NBC Affiliates
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
WVTM P.O. Box 10502 Birmingham, AL 35209 http://www.nbc13.com WAFF P.O. Box 2116 Huntsville, AL 35801 http://www.waff.com WPMI 6610 Azalea Rd. Mobile, AL 36609 http://www.local15tv.com WSFA 12 E. Delano Ave. Montgomery, AL 36105... Read more
3d
Island Packet
Sea Pines Junior Heritage Tee TimesJUNIOR HERITAGE TEE TIMES Saturday, Feb. 6 At Heron Point GC Par 36-36—72 F
Sea Pines Junior Heritage Tee Times
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
JUNIOR HERITAGE TEE TIMES Saturday, Feb. 6 At Heron Point GC Par 36-36—72 First Tee 8:30 a.m.: Travis Mancill, Hilton Head Island, S.C.; Stuart Fuller, Winston-Salem, N.C.; Brady Hinkle, Lancaster, S.C. 8:40 a.m.: Victoria Huskey, Greenville,... Read more
3d
WWAY 3 Wilmington
#TBT: Connecting Wilmington with the world(Photo: Cape Fear Museum) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — In September 1990, the New H
#TBT: Connecting Wilmington with the world
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
(Photo: Cape Fear Museum) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — In September 1990, the New Hanover County International Airport held a series of events to mark the opening of a new terminal building. The celebration was five years in the making. Ground was broken... Read more
3d
Market Watch
Hanesbrands issues weak sales outlook for 2016Hanesbrands Inc. on Thursday posted a 7.4% sales decline for the fourth quarter
Hanesbrands issues weak sales outlook for 2016
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
Hanesbrands Inc. on Thursday posted a 7.4% sales decline for the fourth quarter and gave disappointing sales guidance for the year, echoing other retailers' reports of weak consumer traffic in the U.S. Shares fell 9.9%, to $26.49, in after-hours... Read more
3d
The News & Observer
Deborah Ross leads other Democratic US Senate hopefuls in fundraising | News & Observer February 4, 2016 4:59 PM State Rep. Deborah Ross speaks
Deborah Ross leads other Democratic US Senate hopefuls in fundraising
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
| News & Observer February 4, 2016 4:59 PM State Rep. Deborah Ross speaks on the phone as she leaves a... Read more
3d
The Lexington Dispatch
Ronnie Lee Beckom

, 65, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center i

Ronnie Lee Beckom
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago

, 65, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Feb. 20 at Love of God Baptist Church in Thomasville.