Winston-Salem Journal

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  • Seasonal flu death tally increases to 103 in NC

    Posted on: 2:45 pm, April 24, 2014, by

    RALEIGH, N.C. — The number of flu-related deaths continues to climb weeks after the official end of the 2013-14 season....
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  • NC House panel OKs draft bill on drones

    Posted on: 1:42 pm, April 24, 2014, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — North Carolina inched closer Wednesday toward allowing the use of unmanned aircraft — commonly known as drones...
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  • Forsyth Co. elections board declines request to pay attorney fees

    Posted on: 11:49 am, April 24, 2014, by

    FORSYTH COUNTY, N.C. — A Tobaccoville councilwoman who was affected by a mishandled recount last November has asked the Forsyth...
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  • School bus hits scooter; children unhurt

    Posted on: 11:27 am, April 24, 2014, by

    FORSYTH COUNTY, N.C. — A school bus carrying about 20 children hit a scooter Wednesday at the intersection of Old...
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  • Mistakes on flier against Davie referendum fan flames

    Posted on: 11:21 am, April 24, 2014, by

    MOCKSVILLE, N.C. — In the last several days, Davie County residents received a flier in the mail urging them to...
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  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield, WFBMC launch new center

    Posted on: 12:29 pm, April 23, 2014, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have teamed up...
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  • Duke Energy says cost of converting coal ash ponds could top $10B

    Posted on: 8:28 pm, April 22, 2014, by

    RALEIGH, N.C. — It would cost as much as $10 billion and take as many as 30 years for Duke...
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  • Prosecutors say 11-year-old hit, killed at bus stop was no accident

    Posted on: 4:48 pm, April 22, 2014, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Hasani Wesley’s death was a tragedy but it wasn’t an accident, Assistant District Attorney Matt Breeding said...
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  • NewBridge restructuring will eliminate more than 20 jobs

    Posted on: 1:34 pm, April 22, 2014, by

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — NewBridge Bancorp is eliminating 5 percent of its workforce, or about 22 jobs, as part of restructuring...
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  • MTV’s ‘Faking It’ touches on Winston-Salem native’s life

    Posted on: 7:09 am, April 22, 2014, by , updated on: 08:03am, April 22, 2014

    PASADENA, Calif. — Carter Covington’s latest TV show is based a bit on his time at Reynolds High School —...
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    Carter Covington, Winston-Salem native and developer of the MTV show "Faking It." (Courtesy of MTV)
  • It’s official: Winston-Salem is ‘City of Arts and Innovation’

    Posted on: 10:06 pm, April 21, 2014, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Winston-Salem officially became the City of Arts and Innovation during Monday’s meeting of the city council, as...
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  • AT&T’s gigabit Internet plan now includes Greensboro

    Posted on: 3:50 pm, April 21, 2014, by

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — AT&T said today it will include Greensboro and the Charlotte area into its plans for an ultra-fast...
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