Winston-Salem Journal

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  • New UNCSA chancellor to bring creative skills to post

    Posted on: 2:51 pm, April 12, 2014, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Trained as an architect and schooled in the competitive world of magazine publishing, M. Lindsay Bierman has...
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    M. Lindsay Bierman (center) greets people after a welcome ceremony held for him Friday, April 11, 2014. (Lauren Carroll/Journal)
  • Hanes comes out on top in academic duel

    Posted on: 9:20 am, April 12, 2014, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Hanes Magnet Middle School has bragging rights for another year after taking home the title of National...
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    Adam Gaspar (center) talks on Friday, April 11, 2014, with some of his fellow team members from Hanes Magnet Middle School, about winning the National Academic League championship. (David Rolfe/Journal)
  • Winston-Salem man pleads guilty to robbing, kidnapping woman

    Posted on: 4:47 pm, April 9, 2014, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A Winston-Salem man pleaded guilty Wednesday afternoon to charges that he kidnapped and robbed a woman at...
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    Kyle Stephen Ross, 29, of Winston-Salem
  • Triad’s jobless rate falls to 6.6 percent

    Posted on: 2:48 pm, April 9, 2014, by , updated on: 02:50pm, April 9, 2014

    The Triad’s jobless rate reversed course again during February, falling 0.3 percentage points to 6.6 percent, the N.C. Commerce Department...
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  • Appalachian State names Jim Fox basketball coach

    Posted on: 7:20 pm, April 8, 2014, by

    BOONE, N.C. — Jim Fox is the new men’s basketball coach at Appalachian State, Athletics Director Charlie Cobb announced Tuesday...
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    Appalachian State University
  • Winston-Salem police to canvass neighborhoods in shooting investigations

    Posted on: 4:00 pm, April 8, 2014, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Volunteers and law enforcement officers from several agencies will go door to door Tuesday afternoon searching for...
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    Winston-Salem police
  • Bobby Collins leaving WSSU for Maryland-Eastern Shore

    Posted on: 2:27 pm, April 8, 2014, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Bobby Collins, the coach with the second longest tenure in the history of the Winston-Salem State’s men’s...
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    Bobby Collins is 78-33 in his past four seasons as the head coach at Winston-Salem State. (Lauren Carroll/Journal)
  • Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co. may offer incentives to fabric maker

    Posted on: 2:12 pm, April 8, 2014, by , updated on: 02:15pm, April 8, 2014

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Winston-Salem and Forsyth County officials are considering incentives for a fabric manufacturer from Germany that could bring...
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    Winston-Salem and Forsyth County officials are considering incentives for a fabric manufacturer from Germany that could bring 30 full-time jobs to the area.
  • NC State’s TJ Warren declares for NBA Draft

    Posted on: 12:51 pm, April 8, 2014, by

    T.J. Warren, the 2014 ACC player of the year as a sophomore and one of college basketball’s top scorers, has...
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  • I-40 at Union Cross Road in Winston-Salem to close for interchange work

    Posted on: 6:32 am, April 8, 2014, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Crews from the N.C. Department of Transportation will be closing lanes this week on I-40 at Union...
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  • Danny Manning to be introduced as WFU’s coach Tuesday

    Posted on: 4:14 pm, April 7, 2014, by , updated on: 04:15pm, April 7, 2014

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Leaving Tulsa for Wake Forest was no slam dunk, not even for as good a basketball player...
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    Danny Manning
  • Winston-Salem City Council likely to approve new stadium deal

    Posted on: 3:10 pm, April 7, 2014, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Winston-Salem leaders are stressing that taxpayers won’t be picking up the tab for BB&T Ballpark as they...
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    The city and the Dash, the Single-A farm team of the Chicago White Sox, could sign the documents setting forth the new financial arrangements by the end of April. (ANDREW DYE/JOURNAL)