Winston-Salem
Rapper Wiz Khalifa busted in NC for marijuana
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 05/02/2012 - 9:18pm.

Police in Winston-Salem have cited rapper Wiz Khalifa and members of his band and staff for possession of marijuana following a concert.

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16-month-old girl killed when car hit stroller
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 04/24/2012 - 7:39am.

Investigators say a 16-month-old girl who was struck by a car as she was being pushed across a Winston-Salem street by her mother has died.

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ONLY ON 3: Winston-Salem looks to sell arenas, offers Wilmington advice on ballpark
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Fri, 03/30/2012 - 4:50pm.

video As the City of Wilmington considers possibly using tax money to build a ballpark, another North Carolina city is looking to unload some tax-funded arenas. "We own a large coliseum and a large football stadium/racetrack," Winston-Salem City Manager Lee Garrity said. "Owned them for many years. They're well used, but they lose money like almost every other facility in the country."

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Winston-Salem seeks sale of 2 sports venues
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 9:57am.

Winston-Salem officials are determined to sell two city-owned sports arenas to universities in town.

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1st-generation American wins NC spelling bee
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 6:46am.

A seventh-grader who is a first-generation American has won the Winston-Salem Journal Regional Spelling Bee and will head to the national finals.

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Maya Angelou home following brief hospitalization
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/21/2012 - 12:49pm.

Nationally renowned poet Maya Angelou is recovering from a brief illness that forced her to cancel a planned speech in Texas.

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NC school coach suspended for recorded tirade
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 9:17am.

Officials have suspended a softball coach at a Forsyth County school for five days without pay because of a recorded tirade against a student.

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Winston-Salem police change checkpoint policy
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 7:23am.

Winston-Salem's police chief says the department has responded to complaints from the American Civil Liberties Union and revised its policy on driver's license checkpoints.

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RJ Reynolds' art collection on sale for 3 days
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 02/10/2012 - 7:49am.

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.'s 7,000-piece collection of artwork, pottery, books, antiques and collectibles from its offices all over the world is going on sale.

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Defunct NC airline's deal means wages may be paid
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Thu, 02/02/2012 - 7:53am.

A mediation deal is increasing the chances that more than 400 former employees of a defunct North Carolina charter airline and jet maintenance company will collect their back pay.

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