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Bart Simpson is taking over wall space in Winston-Salem

Art — or in this case, Bart — is in the eye of the beholder. Read more

Local News

Forest announces for governor in Winston-Salem

Lt. Gov. Dan Forest kicked off his campaign for governor here on Saturday, telling around a thousand supporters that his themes would be “u… Read more

Scooters return to Winston-Salem in September

Power-assisted scooters should be back on the streets of Winston-Salem sometime in September, city officials say. Read more

Ask SAM: How do I cancel my landline?

Q: I have been trying for weeks to cancel my AT&T land line. I’ve called various numbers. On one of them, a robot asked what I was call… Read more

3 injured after pickup runs off I-73 in Greensboro and down an embankment, police say

Officers responded about 8:40 a.m. to Hilltop Road at the I-73 bridge and found a 2009 Ford pickup with three people injured, police said in a news release. Read more

Flash flood warning issued for Forsyth County

A flash flood warning has been issued for east central Forsyth County until 5:15 p.m. Saturday. Read more

Letters to the Editor

The Readers' Forum: Saturday letters

Please submit letters online, with full name, address and telephone number, to or mail letters to: The Readers’ Forum… Read more

Business News

N.C. DHHS recommends curtailing vaping as it explores potential link to severe lung disease with unknown cause

The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services issued a recommendation Friday that consumers of vaping products should stop using them wh… Read more

UTC's spin-off plans spur Raytheon's interest in $130 billion megadeal

An addition-by-subtraction corporate expansion strategy is at the heart of United Technologies Corp.’s attempt to purchase Raytheon, accord… Read more

Kontoor agrees to form pilot program targeting worker abuse in African country

Kontoor Brands Inc. has agreed to take several steps to protect female factory workers in Lesotho. The women, who assemble jeans, say they … Read more


Newton-less Panthers lose to Bills 27-14

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Josh Allen completed 9 of 11 passes for 102 yards and led two scoring drives, Kevin Johnson returned an interception… Read more

Landing Murray a coup for W-S Open

The announcement late Thursday night that Andy Murray would be playing in this year’s Winston-Salem Open wasn’t just a home run. It was a g… Read more

West Forsyth has its football version of a home run hitter. Running back G'mone Wilson is out to show what he can do in his senior year.

CLEMMONS — G'mone Wilson of West Forsyth is regarded as one of the best running backs in Forsyth County and the Northwest.  Read more

Championships are on the line Saturday at Bowman Gray. Here's a division-by-division breakdown of what it will take to win.

It's hard to believe, but the final week of the racing season at Bowman Gray has come. There was a great deal of rain early in the season, … Read more

Numbers game: an array of reasons given for Deacons who changed theirs

As he sees it, the best season of football Steve Claude ever played was his first one. Claude, a Wake Forest redshirt senior wide receiver,… Read more