forsyth county

5:27 am
Wed May 14, 2014

Water, Sewer Rates Increasing for Winston-Salem and Forsyth Residents

Water is treated at a Winston-Salem/Forsyth County treatment facility.
Credit Photo Courtesy Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utility Commission

Winston-Salem and Forsyth County residents will soon be paying more for water and sewer services.

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12:54 am
Mon April 28, 2014

Early Voting Off to a Fast Start

Credit WFDD graphic by Paul Garber

Early voting is off to a brisk start locally.

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Early Voting
5:33 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Early Voting Begins in North Carolina

Early voting in North Carolina runs from April 24-May 3, 2014. People will cast ballots for U.S. Senate, U.S. Congress, the legislature and various court and local seats.
Credit outsidethebeltway

Polls are open in North Carolina's 100 counties. 

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Home Foreclosure Prevention
7:53 am
Mon April 21, 2014

Rescuing Homeowners

Federal and state agencies are rescuing some North Carolina homeowners in crisis.

A partnership of state and federal agencies is reducing foreclosures in Forsyth County.

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2:24 pm
Thu December 19, 2013

Forsyth Central Library's Past Evokes Fallout-Era Memories

Melton J. Sadler, Director of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Emergency Management, in his office at Smith Reynolds Airport
Credit Paul Garber/WFDD


After years of delay, Forsyth County Commissioners this year took up the task of finding the site for a new library. They've taken one informal and one formal vote that would designate the library's current site at Fifth and Spring streets as the location for the new library. But it’s not a done deal yet and some are still hoping to sway commissioners to move the library to the old sheriff's office on Third Street.


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