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What was that booming sound near Clemmons on Monday night? No one seems sure.

Numerous people reported on social media that they heard a loud boom around 9 p.m. Monday night in Clemmons and western Forsyth County. Read more

Local News

WATCH: Greensboro police release body-cam video in case where man died in custody after break-in call last week

Updated: 6:55 p.m. Read more

Birthing center to open next month at Baptist

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center delivered a new choice for expectant mothers Tuesday, unveiling its new 100,000 square-foot labor and de… Read more

Thieves crash SUV through wall, steal guns in Greensboro heist

GREENSBORO — A Greensboro gun store is working to seal a hole in the wall after a gun heist early Tuesday morning. Read more

Foxes under your porch? Here's what to do about it.

Q: We have just discovered a family of foxes — mother and three kits — are living under our patio deck. We live in a developed neighborhood… Read more

Man missing from downtown Winston-Salem

Winston-Salem police are looking for a man who was reported missing today (June 25). Read more

Business News

California rethinks endorsement deals for college athletes

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are debating whether to let student athletes sign endorsement deals and hire agents in a mov… Read more

Four more apartment complexes are sold in Winston-Salem

The list of Forsyth County apartment complexes changing hands in the past 12 months has expanded again with the purchases of three multi-fa… Read more

Higher initial costs lowers Kontoor's first quarterly profit

Kontoor Brands Inc.’s first quarterly report as a publicly traded company found the Greensboro jeans manufacturer with a significant year-o… Read more


Carver has hired a familiar face to be its boys basketball coach. See who it is.

Carver knew it was facing a dilemma in early May when Wil Perry announced he was leaving after six seasons to become the boys basketball co… Read more

Zion, Pop and CP3: Doris Burke offers her two cents and more

The buzz at the National Sports Media Association’s annual awards banquet on Monday belonged to Doris Burke, the Queen Bee of sportscasters… Read more

Basketball coaches Jeff Overby and Howard West are reunited at Reagan. This time it comes with a switch in roles.

When Howard West decided in March to resign as the head boys basketball coach at West Forsyth, he said he wasn't retiring. Read more

North Davidson hires Jose Duarte, an assistant since 2018, to lead girls soccer team

Jose Duarte will be the head coach of the North Davidson girls soccer team, the school announced Monday on the athletics department's Twitt… Read more

Photos: Coaches Howard West and Jeff Overby reunite at Reagan