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Police called to break up fight at Parkland High School in Winston-Salem; 6 students arrested  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Police and ambulances came to Parkland High School Tuesday afternoon after a fight. A fight broke out after school in the main ...



8 students charged after Parkland High fight; 23 officers responded  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Eight students face charges after a fight broke out at Parkland High School Tuesday afternoon. Police reported 23 Winston-Salem ...



2 more teens cited after fight breaks out at athletic event at Reynolds High School  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Two more teenagers were cited after a fight broke out at a Reynolds High School athletic event Thursday night. This is the second ...



6 students arrested in fight at North Carolina high school  WRAL.com

Six students who got into a fight at a North Carolina high school have been arrested, and one has been charged with assault on a government official.



2 teens cited after brawl at Reynolds High athletic event; pepper spray used  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Two teenagers were cited after a fight broke out at a Reynolds High School athletic event Thursday night. This is the second fight at a ...



Carver High School Officer Uses Pepper Spray To Break Up Fight At School: Police  WFMYNews2.com

The officer had a minor injury and was treated at Novant Health Urgent Care.



Ask SAM: Where did Parkland High School's name come from?  Winston-Salem Journal

Q: How did Parkland High School get its name? J.J.. Answer: When a new high school, which would consolidate the students from Gray and Griffith senior highs, ...



Photos: Forsyth County Association of Educators hosts forum at Parkland High School  Winston-Salem Journal

State Rep. Evelyn Terry (D-Forsyth), representing N.C. House District 71, speaks during an education forum hosted by the Forsyth County Association of ...



Student at Parkland High School had pellet gun at school  Winston-Salem Journal

Staff at Parkland High School found a 14-year-old student had a pellet gun while the student was in the school's in school-suspension classroom on Friday, ...



Prep Football 2018: Lee Kpogba wanted to help bring pride back to Parkland football. The Mustangs have not had a losing season since 2015.  Winston-Salem Journal

In a crowd of blue, white and red practice jerseys, Lee Kpogba was easy to spot on July 30, the first day of high school football practice.



Moser, David Wayne  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM Sept. 4, 1970 - Nov. 11, 2018 Mr. David Wayne Moser, 48, of Winston-Salem passed away Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Wake Forest ...



Syracuse football recruiting: 4-star LB Lee Kpogba commits to SU  syracuse.com

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Class of 2019 linebacker Lee Kpogba committed to Syracuse football on Tuesday night. The highly touted senior from Parkland High School in ...



Syracuse football recruiting: 4-star LB Mikel Jones commits  syracuse.com

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Syracuse football grabbed a second highly rated linebacker for its 2019 recruiting class in as many days as IMG Academy's Mikel Jones ...



Football recruiting: 4-star linebacker Lee Kpogba commits to Syracuse  Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

While the Syracuse Orange on-field football product has been great this year, we haven't necessarily seen the recruiting upswing to go with it... yet. But perhaps ...



Parkland High officer uses pepper spray to break up fight that landed students in hospital  Greensboro News & Record

Pepper spray was used to break up a fight at Parkland High School today.



Parkland High Student Shot At After Robbery Near School: Police  WFMY News 2

Winston-Salem Police need help finding two men who shot at a high school student near Parkland High School.



Friday Night Final Game of the Week Heads to the Triad  Spectrum News

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.-- In their summer workouts Parkland High School believed this would be a special season. Martin Samek is in his sixth season; The ...



State and local candidates talk teacher pay, per pupil funding and respect for educators at FCAE sponsored forum  Winston-Salem Journal

State and local candidates endorsed by the Forsyth County Association of Educators attended a forum Wednesday at Parkland High School, detailing how they ...



Administrators discuss students leaving campus, cutting class at Parkland High School in Winston-Salem; residents in the area are concerned  myfox8.com

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Students leaving campus and skipping class at Parkland High School was the focal point of a meeting between school administrators ...



‘Inconsistencies’ in victim’s statement, lack of evidence in alleged Parkland High robbery  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

Update: Inconsistencies in the alleged victim's statement, a lack of physical evidence and contradictory video surveillance has led authorities to conclude the ...



McLean, Shekila Tamara  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM Dec. 5, 1972 - Sept. 29, 2018 Shekila Tamara McLean, aka "KiKi", oldest daughter of Sharon and Harold Porter, was born December 5, 1972 ...



Power Five commitment recap: Nov. 17-23  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is less than one month away and some of the most talented prospects in the 2019 recruiting cycle are announcing ...



Police chase yields 4 arrests  WXII12 Winston-Salem

Four people were taken into custody Tuesday afternoon after a police chase in Winston-Salem. Winston-Salem police said officers in undercover vehicles were ...



Ask SAM: How did Parkland High School get its name?  Winston-Salem Journal

Q: There is an ongoing discussion among some graduates of Parkland Senior High School of how the school got its name. I was hoping you could find out how ...



Former Parkland teacher convicted of inappropriately touching student  Winston-Salem Journal

A former teacher at Parkland High School sent messages to a 15-year-old female student and then grabbed her buttocks in a faculty elevator as they hugged, ...



Winston-Salem students demand change during national walkout against gun violence  Winston-Salem Journal

At the Career Center, a stark white poster blanketed a wall in the common area, inscribed with a promise: “Never Again.” At least 300 Career Center students ...



15-year-old Winston-Salem Boy Found After Silver Alert Issued  WFMYNews2.com

UPDATE -- Police say Matthew Rich has been found safe. WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem Police say a silver alert has been issued for a 15-year-old ...



Winston-Salem schools 'a living hell' for gay student in the 80s. Today, transgender student feels safe in classrooms but less so outside them.  Winston-Salem Journal

We're talking about what it's like to be LGBT in Winston-Salem public schools, then and now. Kevin Jennings is a former teacher and the founder of the Gay, ...



Investigation into fight at local high school basketball game continues  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Police are still investigating what sparked a fight at a local high school basketball game Wednesday night at Carver High School as ...



Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools announces makeup days  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools students will not have to make up the two days school was canceled in September because ...



Teacher of the Year: Parkland High English teacher takes top honor in Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools  Winston-Salem Journal

Had Charity Sutphin been asked 10 years ago what she would be doing in 2015, she probably would have said she would be a lawyer.



Pope, Harold Sherman  Winston-Salem Journal

PFAFFTOWN Apr 6, 1949 - Sept 27, 2018 Harold Sherman Pope Jr., 69, passed peacefully through the gates of heaven on Sept 27, 2018. Sherman was born in ...



Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools to close on May 16 over teacher absences  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools will be closed for students on May 16 because of requested employee absences, the school ...



Students skipping class at local high school causing problems in surrounding community  myfox8.com

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Police, businesses and people living in the area of Parkland High School in Winston-Salem say they've been dealing with the same ...



Reynolds High stadium plans get OK from Winston-Salem/Forsyth County school board  Winston-Salem Journal

For well over an hour, speakers at Tuesday's school board meeting presented their arguments for and against a proposed sports stadium for Reynolds High ...



Winston-Salem/Forsyth County school board OKs teacher bonuses  Winston-Salem Journal

Red shirts and buttons showing solidarity with educators were seen scattered throughout the auditorium Tuesday as several people spoke to the ...



Oct. 30 new deadline for high school students to register to compete  Yes! Weekly

(Greensboro) – Triad Stage announces registration deadline extension for the North Carolina August Wilson Monologue Competition. The August Wilson ...



Thompson, Tom Muse lead inaugural Parkland Sports Hall of Fame class  Winston-Salem Journal

The names Homer Thompson and Tom Muse are synonymous with Parkland athletics.



Some parents upset after district keeps schools open during storm  WXII12 Winston-Salem

Several parents say they're upset that Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools remained open as Tropical Storm Michael hit the Piedmont Triad. Advertisement.



Parkland expanding IB offering  Winston-Salem Journal

For the past 11 years, Parkland High School has been the destination for Forsyth County students pursuing an International Baccalaureate diploma. Now, school ...



It’s back to school in Parkland — but hardly back to normal  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

PARKLAND, Fla. -- If Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were like any other school, you wouldn't think much of the freshly-painted burgundy hallways or ...



Oliver, Aaron A.  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM 12/24/1957 - 7/3/2018 Mr. Aaron A. Oliver, 60, was born on December 24, 1957 to the late Barbara Heath Oliver and Cecil T. Oliver, Sr. in ...



Parkland auditorium to be named for long-time teacher  Winston-Salem Journal

The year was 1970, and Flonnie Anderson's theater students were on stage at Parkland High School for a performance of “Take Me Higher,” a piece written by ...



Students trade the streets for Winston-Salem Street School  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Just outside the core of Winston-Salem's downtown sits one of the most unconventional schools in the Piedmont-Triad, known simply ...



Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools cancels classes for teachers' rally in Raleigh on May 16  Winston-Salem Journal

Beverly Emory, the superintendent of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools, said Wednesday that classes are canceled for May 16, the day thousands of ...



Keep up with your kids’ school with the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools app  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools has launched a mobile app that keeps parents in tune with their child's school. The WC/FCS ...



Guilford County students speak ahead of Wednesday ‘March For Our Lives’ rally  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- As part of a national bus tour, Marjory Stoneman Douglas student activists plan to stop in Greensboro on Wednesday evening.



Winston-Salem Police Department takes on the #LipSyncChallenge  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- The Winston-Salem Police Department has released their much-anticipated #LipSyncChallenge video. They did an awesome job ...



Parkland, App State's Doug Middleton scores 1st NFL TD  Winston-Salem Journal

New York Jets safety Doug Middleton, an undrafted rookie who attended Appalachian State and Winston-Salem's Parkland High School, scored his first NFL ...



Parkland High School girls' team is on track to be champs again  Winston-Salem Chronicle

In spite of a training schedule setback and minor injuries, there's not even a hint that Parkland might be slowing down. That's bad news for the contenders who ...



Seniors lead Parkland to eighth consecutive team wrestling title  Winston-Salem Journal

With an eighth straight NCHSAA team wrestling championship appearing just out of reach, Coach Maurice Atwood of Parkland turned to the long arms of his ...



Carver High School student caught with gun in book bag, police say  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A Carver High School student was caught with a gun in his book bag Wednesday afternoon, according to a news release from ...



Welcome Back: Russell feels at home playing for Mustangs  Winston-Salem Journal

Parkland. As an 8-year-old, David Russell thoroughly enjoyed attending basketball practices at Reagan. Russell had a courtside view because Travis ...



Jones, Jimmice Hart  Winston-Salem Journal

KERNERSVILLE 10/05/1960 - 07/07/2018 Jimmice Hart Jones, 57, was born on October 5, 1960 in Winston-Salem, NC to the late Sarah McCracken Hart and ...



3 Winston-Salem men stabbed, 1 critically injured, in Oregon  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Three Winston-Salem men were stabbed in Oregon Monday, according to a news release from Oregon State Police.



All-female school board to represent Winston-Salem and Forsyth County  Winston-Salem Journal

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools Board of Education will be made up entirely of women for the first time in its history.



Turkey Bowl grows on and off the field  Winston-Salem Chronicle

The Elite 8 Alumni Association nonprofit held its annual Turkey Bowl flag football game this past Thanksgiving Day. On a crisp and cool Thursday morning, ...



Parkland teacher puts in an alford plea on taking indecent liberties with student  Winston-Salem Journal

A Parkland High School student's senior year has been ruined because a teacher molested her last year, the student's mother said Wednesday in Forsyth ...



Smith, Willie Lee  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM April 24, 1966 - October 5, 2018 Mr. Willie Lee Smith Jr., 52, better known as "Wally," passed away suddenly Friday, October 5, 2018. He was ...



Man dies after getting punched during fight in Winston-Salem  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A man died earlier this month after getting punched during a fight in Winston-Salem, according to a press release. At approximately 2 ...



Parkland High School teacher accused of indecent liberties with student  WXII The Triad

A Winston-Salem teacher has been arrested on suspicion of committing sex crimes against a female student on campus.



Pegram, Elias "Butch" H.  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM Feb. 1, 1948 - Aug. 14, 2018 Mr. Elias "Butch" H. Pegram Jr., 70, passed into God's loving care on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at the Kate B.



Law enforcement offered free lunch at WSFCS elementary schools to improve safety and relationships  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Officers and deputies across Forsyth County will now be offered free lunch at all Winston-Salem/Forsyth County elementary schools, ...



Gov. Cooper seeks $130 million for safer NC schools. Here's how he'd spend it.  The Island Packet

N.C. Gov. Roy Cooper unveiled a $130 million school safety budget Thursday, offering a first glimpse at how the state might respond to the clamor for better ...



Former Parkland band director convicted in sexual abuse of female student  Winston-Salem Journal

One night several years ago, Terry Jones Jr., then the band director at Parkland High School, dropped off James Martin's teenager daughter at her house around ...



WSSU addresses mold concerns in several dorm rooms  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- There are reports of mold in the air vents, on the ceilings and growing on the furniture in some dorm rooms at Winston-Salem State ...



Cuthrell, Gregory D.  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM 10/9/1964 - 8/12/2018 Mr. Gregory D. Cuthrell, 53, was born on October 9, 1964 to the late Lloyd M. Cuthrell, Sr. and Virginia Bailey Cuthrell ...



Special teams set the tone for Dudley in win over Parkland  Winston-Salem Journal

GREENSBORO — Special teams have been an adventure for Dudley's football team in recent years. Even when the Panthers were contending for and winning ...



Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools is taking a new step toward helping students who may be mentally ill  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools is taking a new step toward helping students who may be mentally ill. Last July, the school ...



Focus On: Anyah Avery  Winston-Salem Journal

When Anyah Avery talks about the prospects for the girls' basketball team at Parkland, there's no denying the excitement in her voice. At the start of December, ...



Police investigating assault reported at polling center in Winston-Salem  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Police are investigating an assault at a polling center in Winston-Salem on Tuesday that involved a voter and a volunteer. Lakeyrah ...



Reynolds Stadium takes another step forward: Design documents up for committee approval  Winston-Salem Journal

Jay Blair became emotional during his comments to the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education nearly two weeks ago.



#JustAsk to #JustAskMe: Conversations around teacher supplements in Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools increase ahead of next school board meeting  Winston-Salem Journal

After a video of a meeting between Superintendent Beverly Emory and the Forsyth County commissioners circulated on social media over the weekend, several ...



Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools prepares for Business 40 project  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- When Business 40 closes for the Business 40 Project, students and parents will be up to the test. “That's going to be a challenge,” ...



Jarman, Jack Wayne  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM July 4, 2018 Jack Wayne Jarman, passed away on July 4, 2018 at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center in Richmond, VA.



Mount Tabor Boys Basketball 63-54 Over Parkland | Galleries  Winston-Salem Journal

It wasn't a thing of beauty, but Mount Tabor fought off Parkland 63-54 in Coach Tom Muse Gym… Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. Load comments ...



'Enough is enough' — 1,500 people crowd Corpening Plaza to demand change in wake of school shootings  Winston-Salem Journal

More than 1500 people stood in complete silence Saturday in tribute to the 17 people killed in a school shooting in Parkland, Fla., last month.



Wounded Parkland student plans to sue school district and sheriff’s office  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

From his hospital room in Florida, a student wounded in the Parkland school massacre plans to sue his school district and the Broward County Sheriff's Office, ...



Winston-Salem hopes 'Rock Out the Quarry' event brings more exposure to Quarry Park  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Tucked away behind the Winston-Salem skyline is a beautiful view at Quarry Park. “The biggest challenge is to ensure that citizens ...



Winston-Salem man accused of threatening a school shooting at Walkertown schools  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A Winston-Salem man was arrested Tuesday morning after threatening mass violence at three Walkertown schools, according to a ...



Schools to get tax money excess from tax bond  Winston-Salem Journal

In a 6-to-1 vote Thursday, the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners approved giving the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools a 40 percent allocation of ...



Parkland teachers look at science of superheroes  Winston-Salem Journal

After years of using pop culture to make their science classes more interesting to students, Matt and Shari Brady have expanded to the internet.



3 Triad students named top finalists in state August Wilson monologue competition  Greensboro News & Record

Three Triad students became the state's top finalists on Saturday in the August Wilson Monologue Competition, organized in Greensboro by Triad Stage and ...



Beyond racing: Bowman Gray a legend of the gridiron in North Carolina  Winston-Salem Journal

Bill Faircloth can recall his second-to-last Wake Forest football game like it was yesterday — a 3 p.m. kickoff with clear skies ending in a win unlike any other in.



N.C. Senate District 34 – Vickie Sawyer  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Name: Vickie SawyerAge: 43Party: RepublicanHometown: MooresvilleFamily: Brett Sawyer, husband; Sydney and Braedy Sawyer, daughtersEducation:



THE CHRONICLE'S ENDORSEMENTS: Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools Board  Winston-Salem Chronicle

THE CHRONICLE'S ENDORSEMENTS: Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools Board. Early voting begins Thursday, April 19. The Democratic and Republican ...



Star maker, filmmaker, Daniel Peddle has an eye for discovering beauty  Winston-Salem Journal

As a talent scout for the fashion industry, Daniel Peddle has a proven eye for finding beauty.



Stokley of Mint Condition headlining WSSU Homecoming festivities  Winston-Salem Journal

For more than 30 years, Stokley Williams' tenor voice has anchored the jazz-infused neo-soul of Mint Condition. But for the past year, he has been re-introducing ...



Cobb-Watkins, Emogene  Winston-Salem Journal

KERNERSVILLE 02/06/1951 - 07/24/2018 Mrs. Emogene Cobb-Watkins, 67, was born February 6, 1951 to the late Fred Cobb and Emma Bell Mattison Cobb.



High school music teacher arrested after caught-on-video beating of student  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

MAYWOOD, Calif. – A high school music teacher in California was arrested after a classroom fistfight between him and a student was caught on video, officials ...



Parkland, Florida students must now wear clear backpacks as part of new safety measures after deadly shooting  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

PARKLAND, Fla. -- Survivors of a school shooting in Parkland, Florida, returned from spring break Monday to new security measures that some students said ...



West Virginia Picks Up New Verbal For 2019 – WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers sports coverage  Blue Gold News

West Virginia's football program picked up a verbal commitment for the class of 2019 over the weekend. Lee Kpogba, a 6-2, 210-pound linebacker from Parkland ...



WSSU picked second in CIAA's Southern Division in preseason coaches poll  Winston-Salem Journal

ROANOKE, Va. — For the first time in a long time, Winston-Salem State is not the team to beat in the CIAA.



Students at Hanes Magnet Middle School in Winston-Salem come up with recipes — that have insects!  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

Bugs are in the food at Hanes Magnet Middle school in Winston-Salem -- not in the food served to the students but to the teachers! Students in the seventh grade ...



Jones, David Allen  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM Feb. 15, 1958 - Aug. 14, 2018 David Allen Jones, 60, passed away peacefully at his home Tuesday evening surrounded by family. David was ...



Thousands of local parents keep their kids home from school for ‘Day Without Immigrants’  myfox8.com

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Students stayed home from Winston-Salem/Forsyth County schools on Thursday, a day which has become known as a “Day Without ...



Some local teachers calling for higher wages following budget approval  WXII12 Winston-Salem

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School District approved its new budget on Tuesday amid several teachers expressing concerns that their wages are not ...



Focus On: QuanTay Kobe Young  Winston-Salem Journal

QuanTay Kobe Young is a junior at Parkland, who has played organized football for just four years. Even so, he's attracting interest from college coaches.



Parkland basketball court named in Tom Muse’s honor  Winston-Salem Journal

Tom Muse was the boys' basketball coach at Parkland for 30 years, so the school decided to honor him by naming the court after him. The Mustangs had already ...



Student accused of assaulting SRO after 150 Glenn High students leave cafeteria at lunch for water gun fight  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A student was arrested during a chaotic scene at Glenn High School on Friday afternoon, according to a news release from ...



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