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Treasurer Folwell to 'Follow the Law' on Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream DivestitureStatute Requires Action if Company Boycotts Israel(Raleigh, N.C.) – State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA, acknowledged today that he received a letter from the National Legal and Policy Center (NLPC) requesting t…

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BE GOOD TO YOURSELFA benefit album with an all-star cast to help uninsured NC musicians battling mental-health challenges and substance abuse Release Date: November 8, 2021Produced by Chris Garges, Ed Bumgardner, Rob SlaterRecorded and mixed by Chris Garges at Old House House Studio, Charlot…

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Sundance Shorts - Oct. 16, 2021 - The Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour 2021, presented by a/perture and Foothills Tasting Room, will be held on Saturday, Oct. 16 at the Foothills Tasting Room, located at 3800 Kimwell Drive in Winston-Salem. The screening, which is free and open to the …

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The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro is excited to announce an exhibition of new works by artist Angela Fraleigh, a new installation inspired by the museum’s history and collections. Splinters of a Secret Sky will be on view October 9 through December 11, 2021.

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At its September meeting, the Jamestown Town Council directed the town clerk to investigate the former Johnson farm property for possible annexation. D.R. Horton, Inc., the new owner, filed an annexation petition Sept. 2. At the Oct. 19 meeting, the Council will set a date for a public heari…

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The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) is often called the “law that keeps citizens in the know about their government.” The website www.foia.gov states, “Since 1967, the FOIA has provided the public the right to request access to records from any federal agency. Federal agencies are required…

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As you walk around the house, the acrid smell of burnt wood fills the senses, and the odor becomes even more pungent as you approach the door and peer inside. A glance reveals the smoky remains of a house, totally lost on Oct. 5 to the residents who called it home just hours before.

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After the success of the Quilt Show in June, the Historic Jamestown Society is presenting Fiber Arts Day Oct. 23 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Join local artisans on the grounds of the historic Mendenhall Homeplace as they demonstrate spinning, weaving, quilting, knitting, crocheting, chair caning, em…

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The Oct. 5 mayoral primary in Jamestown wasn’t even close, with incumbent Lynn Montgomery receiving 218 votes, or 76 percent of the total ballots cast.

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GREENSBORO, NC (October 11, 2021) – At approximately 4:44 p.m. Officers with the Greensboro Police Department conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of S. Elm-Eugene Street and E. Vandalia Road. The passenger in the vehicle, armed with a handgun, immediately fled the vehicle on foot. O…

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EAST GREENSBORO, N.C. (Oct. 8, 2021) – The College of Engineering (COE) at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is partnering with Cornell University on a three-year $800,000 seed grant funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) Partnerships for Research and Educat…

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Winston-Salem, N.C. (October 11, 2021) — The Carolina Classic Fair, Winston, Salem, NC, wrapped up 10 days of fair food, rides, entertainment and competitions yesterday, proving that this regional fair is second to none.

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The University of North Carolina Greensboro is getting ready to kick off its oldest continuous series with some pretty big names in hopes that Triad residents will take a few hours to live out the arts. 

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Immigrant families facing eviction from the mobile home park they’ve lived in for 25 years are appealing to the developer negotiating to buy it.

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A youth-inspired theatre founded in 2011 by Erinn Dearth, Spring Theatre exists to empower and challenge the community to experience the energy, emotion, and adventure that springs from extraordinary theatre. Spring Theatre helps established and aspiring theatre artists reach their full arti…

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The lovely and talented Mary-Louise Parker, a 1986 graduate of the University of North Carolina (UNCSA) School of Drama, won her second Tony Award as Best Actress for her performance in The Sound Inside at the 74th annual Tony Awards last month.

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With a new comedy special under wraps, comedian Annie Lowe looks to take things to a new level.

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Shakori Hills- Oct. 7-10, 2021 - The 17th annual Shakori Hills Festival of Music and Dance will be held Oct. 7-10 in Pittsboro. The four-day event offers a weekend of music and dance on 75=acres of farmland with a handful of stages, tents, and vendors. For more information, visit https://www…

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Festival of Lights and Greensboro Holiday Parade to be held Dec. 3 + 4GREENSBORO, NC - Downtown Greensboro, Inc. (DGI) is excited to announce the return of traditional holiday events for this year’s Downtown in December presented by Allegacy. The 2021 programming will include the Festival of…

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Will Jamestown become an AARP Livable Community? That’s what the Livable Communities Committee and Jamestown Councilmember Rebecca Rayborn, who also leads the committee, hope. The application was submitted in September and the result should be known later this month.

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Rayshaun Williams, the Jamestown teenager arrested for threatening mass violence to area schools via social media, was released into the custody of his mother, Jalida Gwinn, on Oct. 1.

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Last year’s tour of the burial ground at Deep River Friends Meeting was such a success that the Historic Jamestown Society is offering it again this year – for four days instead of the one held last year.

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It appears Diamondback Investment Group wanted to build on the Johnson farm property so much that the company looked into having it annexed into Greensboro, instead of its current location within Jamestown’s extra-territorial jurisdiction.

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Being born an American citizen could certainly be considered a blessing. Becoming a naturalized citizen, however, takes lots of effort. But it is well worth the time and energy to those who seek citizenship in what was referred to for years as “the melting pot of the world.”  

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[Oct. 6, 2021, Greensboro, N.C.] — Kyle Farmbry, a lifelong academic leader and scholar of entrepreneurial development and global education, will be the 10th President of Guilford College effective Jan. 1, 2022. Guilford’s Board of Trustees appointed Farmbry, who is Professor of Public Admin…

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The sounds of tapping drumsticks and whacking pool noodles against large, brightly-colored balls filled the room as Randi Lee led participants in a session of Drums Alive. Lively music set the stage for the recent cardio drumming activity at A Moment in Time meeting at Jamestown United Metho…