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King Cobra to make Piedmont Triad home

Photo credit: Mike Easter at Scales and Tales in Ohio King Cobra will become part of the permanent exhibit at the Kernersville Reptile Center and Zoo before the end of March. KERNERSVILLE - The public soon will get a chance to see a king cobra, the world's longest venomous snake, on permanent displ

HPENEWS.COM - 2018-03-17 21:00:00

2 people seriously hurt after truck crosses center line, crashes head-on into car in Greensboro

The 1500 block of Pleasant Ridge Road in Greensboro (Google Maps) GREENSBORO, N.C. - Police said two people were seriously hurt after a driver in Greensboro crossed the center line and crashed into another vehicle head-on. A 1996 Chevrolet S-10 truck driven by a 47-year-old Colfax man crossed the ce

MY FOX 8 - 2018-03-17 14:58:09

Winston-Salem police respond to discharge of firearm call near Hanes Mall

Updated: 10:52 PM EDT Mar 17, 2018 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.- Winston-Salem police are investigating after receiving calls of someone discharging a firearm near Hanes Mall on Saturday evening. Police are still investigating if shots were fired but did confirm a vehicle was speeding and hit multiple cars

WXII 12 - 2018-03-18 02:52:00

Bridge beam falls off tractor-trailer, causes Greensboro intersection to shutdown

Mike MurraySOURCE: Mike Murray Updated: 1:33 PM EDT Mar 16, 2018 A tractor-trailer is blocking the entire intersection of Battleground Avenue at New Garden Road. The accident happened around 1:20 p.m. The load on a tractor-trailer, carrying a bridge beam, shifted, causing the blockage. Both northb

WXII 12 - 2018-03-16 17:33:00

Silver Alerts Issued For 2 Separate Winston-Salem Teens

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem Police say two teenage girls are missing from their homes. Police issued separate silver alerts for 14-year-old Alishia Nickerson and 15-year-old Shealynn Lewandowski. Police say Alishia ran away from her home after talking to her therapist on the phone about h

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2018-03-17 04:05:00

Teen missing from Winston-Salem could be in danger, police say

A 14-year-old girl who ran away from home could be in danger of hurting herself, police say. Alishia Renee Nickerson left her home in Winston-Salem early Thursday morning after speaking to her therapist on the phone about suicidal thoughts, according to a release from Winston-Salem police. Alishia d


Davidson County deputies looking for man accused of knocking down woman, stealing her purse outside grocery store

Brandon Eric Jacobs, 31, of Winston-Salem DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. - Deputies are looking for a man accused of knocking down a woman in a Davidson County grocery store's parking lot and stealing her purse. Brandon Eric Jacobs, 31, of Winston-Salem, is wanted for a common law robbery that happened outsi

MY FOX 8 - 2018-03-17 16:39:27

Gas leak blocks traffic in Kernersville; Old Winston Road to reopen soon

KERNERSVILLE - The smell of gas was in the air and traffic was backed up on Old Winston Road after a work crew hit a natural gas line about 9:30 a.m. Friday The incident occurred on Old Winston Road behind the Charlestowne Square shopping center. Crews were still at the site at noon, but officials e

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-03-16 15:24:00

Forsyth County man convicted in three-hour standoff in 2016 with Kernersville police

A Forsyth County man was convicted Tuesday on charges that he assaulted his pregnant girlfriend and then pointed a gun at Kernersville police officers during a three-hour standoff in 2016. Bradley Justin Everhart, 35, of the 100 block of Century Wood Court, pleaded guilty in Forsyth Superior Court t


Winston-Salem 9-year-old opens coffee shop

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Camden Myers, 9, is celebrating a major achievement for his coffee business. Cam's Coffee Creations opened a storefront location in Winston-Salem. When FOX8 interviewed Cam in 2017, Cam's Coffee Creations was operating as a pop-up style business that also sold products online.


2 adults, juvenile arrested in string of Alamance County break-ins

Tra Montrail Brandon and Jaquan O'Neill Light ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. - Three people have been arrested in connection with a string of home break-ins in Alamance County, according to a news release from the sheriff's office. The sheriff's office said 11 residences were broken into in the northern part


7 men in search of marijuana arrested after home robberies in CA; 3 of them from Winston-Salem

Authorities say a Winston-Salem man fled the car was arrested a short distance away after knocking on the front door of a homeowner asking to call an Uber Updated: 10:02 AM EDT Mar 15, 2018 Authorities say a Winston-Salem man fled the car was arrested a short distance away after knocking on the fr


SUV crashes into gas pumps in Kernersville; 3 injured

(Joe Dougherty/WGHP) KERNERSVILLE, N.C. - Three people were injured when an SUV crashed into a gas station's gas pumps Tuesday afternoon, according to Kernersville police Sgt. Michael Pearson. At 2:20 p.m., a Jeep Cherokee was headed southbound on North Main Street when it crashed at the Speedway l


Police investigating after 2 shot in Greensboro neighborhood

(Vinnie Boccanfuso/WGHP) GREENSBORO, N.C. - Police are investigating after two people were shot in Greensboro Tuesday evening. According to Greensboro police, the shooting was reported at 5:40 p.m. in the 200 block of Ray Street. There is no word on what led up to the shooting or the conditions of t


Photo gallery: High Point Central High School walkout against gun violence

HIGH POINT - High Point Central High School joined thousands of other schools Wednesday morning by walking out of class for 17 minutes for National Walkout Day. Story to come soon. Hundreds of students at High Point Central High School left class around 10 a.m. Wednesday to participate in National W