Monday News, MARCH 20, 2017

First day of SPRING

Enjoy a ‘sweet treat from Dairy Queen celebrating its annual ‘Free Cone Day’


Traffic Alert in downtown Winston-Salem:  Bridge Repair

Business 40 at the MLK Bridge:  Both Inside lanes closed both directions
Today and Tuesday: 9am until 3:30pm


TODAY: Child safety seat checking station

TARGET parking lot on South Main Street in Kernersville from 10 to 2pm.

Hosted by the Kernersville Police Department

FREE event / Children are encouraged to attend.


At the Box Office

#1   Disney’s live-action remake of “Beauty and the Beast”

Record setting $170 million opening weekend


For the first time in a decade, the classic children’s TV show Sesame Street will introduce a new Muppet on the air. Her name is Julia and she has autism.

‘Julia’ makes her television debut April 10 on Sesame Street

-According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, one in 68 children in the US fall within the Autism spectrum

Stacy Gordon, the veteran puppeteer selected to play the part, used do therapeutic work for people with autism. And her son is on the autism spectrum.


NCAA Tournament: Tarheels advance to the Sweet 16

-UNC the only ACC men’s team left in the tournament



(WED)  Open house / Newly remodeled

  The Professional Center at Goodwill –AND- Access Center Adult High School

…this Wednesday (March 22) from 10 – noon

Location: Goodwill headquarters on University Parkway in Winston-Salem.

INFO: 336-724-3621 extension 1387.



Local Volunteer ‘weather observers’ needed!

Simply go to the CoCoRaHS  (pronounced KO-ko-ross) Network website, register, take the online training, order your 4 inch rain gauge and start reporting!

BTW: The CoCoRaHS  (pronounced KO-ko-ross) network stands for…

Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network


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