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Sex crimes against girlfriend's 6-year-old put Winston-Salem man in prison for up to 5 years

Marcos Delgado, 29, entered guilty pleas Monday in Forsyth Superior Court to two counts of taking indecent liberties with a minor. He was initially charged with one count of rape of a child, two counts of sex offense of a child and three counts of indecent liberties with a child.

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-10-22 20:35:00

High Point man killed 1 man, injured another in shooting outside bar, police say

Bobby Lamont Wall Jr., 33, was arrested around 1 p.m. on Sunday by the U.S. Marshals Task Force on outstanding warrants in connection to the death of Derrick D. Byers, 34, and the shooting of 31-year-old Quentin J. Brown, both also of High Point, according to a police news release.

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-10-22 11:06:00

Winston-Salem's water tank places third in contest

The elevated water tank in Cayce, S.C., won first place in the 13th annual People's Choice competition sponsored by Tnemec, a coatings company based in Missouri. About 270 water tanks across the United States and Canada were nominated in the competition.

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-10-22 18:49:00

Mother in Winston-Salem continues to recover after life-threatening injuries in crash near Lidl grocery store

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - A Winston-Salem mother continues to recover after sustaining life-threatening injuries in a crash last week. Rahnelia Melisha Whitfield, 31, was driving a 2003 Ford Explorer south on Peters Creek Parkway near Sides Road on Tuesday when she went off the roadway for an unknown re

MY FOX 8 - 2018-10-21 21:41:02

High Point Bowling Center shooting suspect faces judge

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- The man accused of shooting two men, killing one, in a parking lot outside the High Point Bowling Center went before a judge Monday afternoon.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-10-22 21:34:26

Get a dozen Krispy Kreme doughnuts for $5.99 on Monday because the Panthers won

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Krispy Kreme is offering a dozen original glazed doughnuts for $5.99 on Monday because the Carolina Panthers beat the Philadelphia Eagles. The Winston-Salem-based doughnut giant posted on social media that if the Panthers won they would offer the deal. The offer is good in Nort

MY FOX 8 - 2018-10-21 20:07:53

Teenager joins others charged in deadly multi-vehicle shooting in High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Another man was charged about nine months after a man was fatally shot in the head whenpeople inside four vehicles started shooting at each other, according to High Point police.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-10-22 12:00:52

Bus collides with vehicle outside Benton Convention Center in Winston-Salem

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A transit bus collided with a vehicle on Saturday afternoon outside Benton Convention Centeron Cherry Street in Winston-Salem. Injuries have been reported but no word on their severity, according to Winston-Salem police.


Police search for missing Winston-Salem man last seen when taxi dropped him off near home

Jimmy Leon Campbell, of the 5100 block of Lansing Drive, was dropped off around 1 a.m. Saturday and has not been seen since, Winston-Salem police said.


Eight great things to do in the Triad: Oct. 19-21 | YES! Weekly

OnOct. 19inGreensboro, theGreensboro Science Centerwill be holding its final freeTrivia Beeof the season atLeBauer Park, located at208 N. Davie St.From6:30 until 7:30 p.m., “Learn about theexhibits, wildlife, and happenings at the Greensboro Science Centerwhile playing for a chance towin prizes and


Four drum majors are the heart of the Winston-Salem State University band

They’re the heart and soul of the Red Sea of Sound Marching Band, responsible for leading the band, both in practices and at during football games.

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-10-21 01:45:00

Police investigating double shooting outside High Point bowling alley; one person dead

(Google maps) HIGH POINT, NC. - Police are investigating a double shooting that happened early Saturday morning. At approximately 2:19 a.m., High Point police responded to 309 W. Fairfield Rd. in response to shots being fired in the parking lot of Sidelines and the High Point Bowling Center. Upon th


5 ‘Very’ Fall Things To Do In The Piedmont Triad This Weekend!

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WFMY) -- When it comes to entertainment WFMY News 2 has got you covered with a list of 5 things you can do to start having fun in the Piedmont Triad!


Unattended stove erupts into apartment fire in Winston-Salem

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- An unattended stove turned into a fire that displaced five people, according to the Winston-Salem Fire Department.


Video shows Guilford County school bus driver slapping student

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Video provided to FOX8 shows a Guilford County school bus driver slapping a student. Watch the video in the player above. The incident happened Thursday aboard the bus, which was carrying Ferndale Middle School students. The driver has been suspended, the school district tells FO


Winston-Salem startup develops product to protect packages from thieves

Brian Clark, the company’s chief operating officer, said “current home solutions either encourage the homeowner to grant delivery companies access into the home or simply take pictures of potential porch pirates. By placing Loxx Boxx at a secure location around the home and anchoring it in place, th

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-10-21 01:30:00

Silver Alert canceled for missing Winston-Salem man

UPDATE: A Silver Alert for a missing Winston-Salem man, Jimmy Leon Campbell, has been canceled. No further information was immediately available.

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-10-21 00:30:00

Suspicious man reportedly follows woman around Target in Winston-Salem

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A Winston-Salem mom is warning others after she says a man followed her around a Target store. The woman posted about her experience online urging people to be aware of their surroundings. It reportedly happened at the Target on Hanes Mall Boulevard in Winston-Salem on Monday.


Suspected shooter ID'd, should be considered armed, dangerous, say Davidson County deputies

Warrants charge Devaunte Maleek Barriet, 25, of Lexington, with robbery, assault with a deadly weapon and the intent to kill, among other crimes.


Mother of 5, 'a fighter' remains in ICU, unconscious after being ejected from vehicle

Rahnelia Melisha Whitfield, 31, was not wearing her seatbelt, her great-aunt said, when her 2003 Ford Explorer ran off southbound Peters Creek Parkway and went down an embankment on the west side of road.