Latest Winston-Salem, North Carolina Stories

2008-07-25 15:00:54

By Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Jul. 25--Robert Steel, the recently hired chief executive and president of Wachovia Corp., bought 1 million shares of the bank's stock Tuesday.

2008-07-24 06:00:38

By Ed Bumgardner, Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Jul. 24--The Anderson family of Winston-Salem, led by husband Joseph and wife Gail, exemplify peace and harmony in every sense.

2008-07-24 06:00:29

By Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Jul. 24--Q. When I was going to the beach the other day, I noticed empty highway-patrol cruisers every few miles on Interstate 40 in the Triangle. I assume it is to stop speeders. Is it effective, and how do they go about setting it up? -- C.V. A.

2008-07-17 06:00:32

By Ed Bumgardner, Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Jul.

2008-07-17 06:00:00

By Lisa O'Donnell, Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Jul. 17--CLEMMONS The Clemmons Village Council learned Monday that it will soon get a historical marker at the site of the Wachovia Tract. The N.C.

2008-07-16 06:00:00

By Michael Hastings, Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Jul. 16--When I first heard about Zeer.com, I thought it was simply a Web site full of food-product reviews by typical consumers -- kind of the supermarket equivalent of the Zagat restaurant guides. That sounds like a decent idea.

2008-07-15 12:00:16

By Bertrand M. Gutierrez, Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Jul. 15--A global manufacturing company with a plant in Winston-Salem might buck the job-loss trend that has hit the Triad.

2008-07-13 06:00:13

By Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Jul. 13--Winston-Salem police have made an arrest in the robbery Friday of a branch of First Citizens Bank on University Parkway Leon Clarence Hundley, 50, was charged with common-law robbery. He was being held last night in the Forsyth County Jail.

2008-07-12 12:00:26

By Mike Wilder, Times-News, Burlington, N.C. Jul. 12--Andrews Elementary School in Burlington has a new principal and six other schools in the Alamance-Burlington School System have new assistant principals.

2008-07-12 12:00:00

By Lisa Boone-Wood, Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Jul. 12--Graduates across the state took one last look at their high schools as students last month. Some left with high-school diplomas and others took home certificates of attendance.

Word of the Day
  • The relation of a son or daughter to a parent: the correlative of paternity.
  • The establishment of a filial relation, specifically by adoption.
  • In law, the judicial determination of the paternity of a child, especially of a bastard; affiliation.
The word 'filiation' comes from a Latin word meaning 'legal right of a son'.