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‎Winston-Salem‏ fans come out full force for new ` Star Wars ' movie

Superfan Randy Smith looked as if he had been ripped from the movie screen as he lumbered outside the Grand 18 in a lifelike leather replica of "Star Wars" villain Kylo Ren. He was joined by 15 of his friends Friday, who modeled costumes from his extensive "Star Wars" collection, which includes an e

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2017-12-16 04:18:00

Toy exchange to help in youth violence in ‎Winston-Salem‏

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Every year around Christmas, Ben Piggott has his hands full with bikes, Barbie dolls, games and other gifts. They're the kind of toys he gives away in exchange for ones he says that promote violence. "Those messages can be subliminal and what we're trying to do is take the sub

MY FOX 8 - 2017-12-16 03:48:37

‎Winston-Salem‏ man charged with 20 counts of child exploitation

A Winston-Salem man is charged with 20 counts of child exploitation as a result of a months-long investigation. On Aug.15, 2016, Winston-Salem Police officers began investigating a report of a Keith White, 47, possessing child pornography. Several images of child pornography were discovered during t

WXII 12 - 2017-12-15 21:23:00

‎Winston-Salem‏ Rescue Mission Thrift Store reopens

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The Winston-Salem Rescue Mission held a grand reopening Friday after a break-in and fire destroyed much of its contents last summer. The store provides work for men in the mission's rehab program and it also provides money for the organization's other services. Organization le

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2017-12-15 21:05:00

Police investigate fatal shooting in ‎Winston-Salem‏

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened early Friday morning in Winston-Salem. Police were initially called to the 500 block of MLK Jr. Drive at around 1:45 a.m. on a discharging firearms call. While officers were responding to that call, another call came in ab

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2017-12-15 17:30:00

‎Winston-Salem‏ police ID victim in fatal early morning shooting

A 29-year-old Winston-Salem man was found dead of a gunshot wound in a crashed car early Friday morning. James Anthony Davis Jr., of the 4000 block of Cody Drive, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, 715 N. Cleveland Ave. in Winston-Salem. City police officers were originally called to 550

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2017-12-15 17:24:00

Photos : ‎Winston-Salem‏ 's new Fire Station 8

Winston-Salem Fire Dept. Chief Trey Mayo (center) shows off Engine 8 at the opening of the city's newest fire station at 2457 Reynolda Road on Thursday. The engine is emblazoned with "Deacon Express" and the Wake Forest University mascot in recognition of the station's proximity to the university. P

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2017-12-15 07:46:00

Kimpton Cardinal ‎Winston-Salem‏ Is North Carolina 's First Kimpton

Winston-Salem, North Carolina was largely built by tobacco barons such as R.J. Reynolds, though the old city's past dates to the Moravian immigrants of the 18th century. Downtown on Main Street, the Kimpton Cardinal Hotel is the state's first property in the brand, one of several Southern Kimpton's,

JUSTLUXE.COM - 2017-12-15 05:03:39