Latest Winston-Salem, North Carolina Stories

2009-09-25 07:00:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Sanjay Gupta, one of America's most renowned medical experts, and Dr.

2009-08-17 07:30:00


2009-07-09 08:00:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- MerleFest 2009, a popular music festival, is growing and was featured in coverage by N.C.

2009-06-17 15:57:29

A North Carolina man whose fear of snakes may rival that of Indiana Jones said he was awakened by his greatest terror: a 4-foot reptile in his bathroom. Doug Bodiak of Winston-Salem said he flipped on the light after hearing a loud thump Tuesday morning and saw a roll of toilet paper on the floor, WXII-TV, Winston-Salem, reported Wednesday. Bodiak said he investigated further and what he saw next made his heart stop: a 4-foot long snake slithering on his toilet. The Carolina Woods Apartments...

2009-06-12 07:48:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- More than 400 employees of Reynolds American Inc. (RAI) and its operating companies will be in Raleigh to rally in opposition to Governor Perdue's proposed $1 per pack increase in the state's excise tax on cigarettes.

2009-05-18 18:55:00

A North Carolina cafe owner said he tackled a robber who claimed to be armed and discovered the man only had a banana -- then the robber ate the evidence.

2009-05-04 10:12:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the best resources a small business owner can have is a diverse network of contacts. Finding time for networking or locating a group of people to connect with can be difficult for small business owners.

2009-04-08 14:48:19

The Children's Home of Winston-Salem, N.C., said three black cows escaped from the facility and were captured after grazing on a neighbor's lawn. Children's Home President George Bryan said the cows, which the home raises for food, escaped Tuesday morning while a repairman was fixing a problem with the fence that was noticed the last time cows escaped, WXII-TV, Winston-Salem, reported Wednesday. Bryan said the cows were recaptured after a neighbor spotted them eating grass in front of a house...

2009-03-10 09:36:00

Ruth E. Winig to Lead PR Practice in Agency's Winston-Salem, N.C., Office WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Ruth E. Winig has been promoted to lead the public relations practice at Mullen's Winston-Salem, N.C.

2009-02-05 07:32:00

WINSTON SALEM, N.C., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Help is on the way for businesses in the Triad. PRstore will host a grand opening celebration and after hours event on February 10 from 3-7 p.m.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.