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'Unsafe environment' at Parkland High ends basketball game early, Randolph County coach claims  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM — Officials at Parkland High School are disputing a story that appeared in a Triad newspaper alleging Parkland players and students acted ...



Police ID 6 students arrested after Parkland High fight; 23 officers responded  Winston-Salem Journal

Nearly two dozen Winston-Salem police officers showed up at Parkland High School on Tuesday afternoon in response to the fight on campus.



Fight at Parkland High game leaves coaches telling different stories — and Randolph County superintendent apologizing  Winston-Salem Journal

Officials at Parkland High School are disputing a story that appeared in a Triad newspaper alleging Parkland players and students acted aggressively during ...



Triad Teacher's Crossover Between Pop Culture And Science Might Be The Perfect Formula For Teaching  WFMYNews2.com

Without any context, walking into Matt Brady's classroom might make you think his lessons are only about superheroes, but when you look a little closer you ...



8 students face criminal charges after police break up fight at Parkland High School  WXII12 Winston-Salem

The Winston-Salem Police Department is investigating a fight that took place at Parkland High School on Tuesday afternoon.



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, ...



Police Use Pepper Spray To Break Up Fight At Parkland High, 2 Students Go To Hospital  WFMYNews2.com

Two students were fighting and early efforts to break up the fight were unsuccessful, forcing the officer to use pepper spray.



Robbed of their senior night: Parkland players, parents speak out about forfeited basketball game against Wheatmore  Winston-Salem Journal

GREENSBORO — A victory Tuesday against Western Guilford gave the impression that the Parkland boys basketball team had gotten back to business.



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 ...



Parkland's Lee Kpogba makes it official, early signs with Syracuse  Winston-Salem Journal

It's all finally official for Lee Kpogba. Kpogba, a 6-foot-2, 215-pound senior outside linebacker from Parkland High School, signed his National Letter of Intent with ...



Controversy over forfeited N.C. game focuses on details of on-court fight  USA TODAY High School Sports

A forfeited high school basketball game in North Carolina has courted controversy based on the description of the atmosphere and a fight.



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.



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, ...



Editorial: Parkland also deserves a new football stadium  Winston-Salem Chronicle

Parkland High School football has always been synonymous with excellence. The school has produced NFL players, countless high performing college athletes, ...



Arrest warrants provide details of the alleged actions of some students involved in Tuesday's fight at Parkland High School  Winston-Salem Journal

Arrest warrants filed against six students at Parkland High School portray a chaotic scene surrounding Tuesday's fight, where 23 Winston-Salem police officers ...



WHS boys forfeit game due to unsafe environment  Asheboro Courier Tribune

WINSTON-SALEM - Citing "an unsafe environment," Wheatmore High School varsity boys associate head coach Brandon Thalasinos took his team off the floor ...



Six involved in fight during athletic event at Reynolds High School  Winston-Salem Journal

Four young women have been cited for their alleged roles in a Thursday night fight after a boys' basketball game at Reynolds High School, authorities said ...



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

WINSTON-SALEM, NC (WFMY) - A school resource officer at Carver High School had a minor injury after using pepper spray to break up a fight at school ...



Twin City Townhomes community sells for $10.15 million  Winston-Salem Journal

A New Jersey real-estate developer has spent $10.15 million to buy the Twin City Townhomes residential community in Winston-Salem, according to a Forsyth ...



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 ...



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.



Manderline Scales, long-time Winston-Salem educator, dies at 91. She was one of four black teachers to integrate Parkland High School.  Winston-Salem Journal

Manderline Scales, who dedicated her life to educating area students, has died, her family said Tuesday.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



Leak, Lakira Denise  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM 01/03/1998 - 01/25/2019 In his infinite wisdom and goodness, GOD called our dearly beloved Lakira Denise Leak, home on January 25, ...



The Journal's Year in Photos 2018  Winston-Salem Journal

Blaze Thompson of Greensboro attacked the frigid water of Hanging Rock Lake with gusto as he took the "Polar Plunge" on New Year's Day, Monday, January 1, ...



Game of the Week Winner: The Parkland Mustangs  WXII12 Winston-Salem

Rolling to a 10-0 record on the season so far, the Parkland Mustangs down Dudley 21-7 in Winston-Salem.



Angel, Rachael Marie Hurst  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM August 8, 1972 - Jan.2, 2019 Rachael Marie Hurst Angel, 46, died unexpectedly Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at her home. Rachael was ...



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.



All-Northwest Football 2018 | High School  Winston-Salem Journal

Meet the best high school football players from throughout the Journal's coverage area.



Parkland runner heads to NC State  Winston-Salem Chronicle

Alexis Patterson was surrounded by family and friends as she signed her letter of intent to run for N.C. State.



Mount Tabor Boys Basketball 63-54 Over Parkland | High School  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 · SMS · Email; Print; Save. Load comments.



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.



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.



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 ...



Photos: The Journal's best images from February  Winston-Salem Journal

Margaret Vardell Sandresky, 97, plays the piano in front of a portrait of her late husband, Clemens Sandresky, on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, at her home in ...



Miller, Wendy Lee  Winston-Salem Journal

WALKERTOWN 9/15/1966 - 12/19/2018 Wendy Lee Miller, 52, entered her heavenly home December 19, 2018. A graveside funeral *service* celebrating her life ...



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.



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 ...



Wiley gym construction will come up again at Tuesday's school board meeting. The project's timeline has sparked debate in recent weeks.  Winston-Salem Journal

The potential for accelerating a construction project at Wiley Magnet School has drawn mixed reactions from the local school board as well as some in the ...



Parkland High School inducts newest Hall of Fame members  Winston-Salem Chronicle

The Parkland High School Hall of Fame inducted its third class of sports figures.



Pappas, Martha Terry | Obituaries  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM December 26, 1952 - February 27, 2019 Martha Terry Pappas, 66, died peacefully on February 27, 2019 at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice ...



Holleman, Charles Norman  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM 05/10/1955 - 12/22/2018 It is with great sadness we announce the death of Charles Norman Holleman Sr., 63, of Winston-Salem, NC.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Lee Kpogba  Winston-Salem Journal

Parkland Senior. Height: 6-2. Weight: 210. Position: LB. According to Coach Martin Samek of Parkland, Lee Kpogba had the “it” factor when he first joined the ...



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 ...



4-star LBs Mikel Jones, Lee Kpogba visiting Syracuse football this weekend  Syracuse.com

The program has an opportunity to reach a little higher up on the recruiting board and is hosting a trio of four-star talents this weekend.



Parkland Magnet High School announces third HOF class  Winston-Salem Chronicle

*Monte Purvis- Class of 2003. 4-year starter in football. He is All Conference, All Region and All State. *Maurice Kent “Mossy” White- Class of 1971 Letterman in ...



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 ...



Hutchins, Robert "Lewis"  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM 10/10/1951 - 12/6/2018 Robert "Lewis" Hutchins, 67, of Winston-Salem, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018 peacefully in his sleep.



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.



Wounded students from Parkland school shooting to get $1.63 million  Winston-Salem Journal

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The families of the 17 victims killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting will each receive $400000 from a ...



McCall, Sandra  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM 9/15/1954 - 1/26/2019 Born September 15, 1954 to Betty Dulin and James Green, Sandra McCall, 64, departed this life unexpectedly on ...



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 ...



Moser, David Wayne | Obituaries  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 ...



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 ...



Aging Matters: Shepherd’s Center volunteer orientation Tuesday  Winston-Salem Journal

Shepherd's Center volunteer class Tuesday. The Shepherd's Center of Greater Winston-Salem will hold volunteer orientation from 1 to 2:15 p.m. Tuesday at the ...



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.



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 ...



Former Register of Deeds Norman Holleman dies  Winston-Salem Journal

Former Forsyth County Register of Deeds Norman Holleman died Saturday after what family members said was a long battle with leukemia.



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 ...



Aging Matters: Parkinson's support group to meet Monday  Winston-Salem Journal

Parkinson's support group to meet Monday. Parkinson's Forward, a support group for patients and their caregivers, will meet at 1 p.m. Monday at Senior Services ...



Parkland high school shooting generating change in Florida  Charlotte Observer

Past gun violence produced few lasting changes in Florida, but the Parkland mass shooting has prompted swift new laws and a high-profile committee that is ...



Remembering Dr. Manderline Scales  Winston-Salem Chronicle

The City of Winston-Salem was shaken to its core last weekend when news surfaced of the passing of Dr. Manderline Scales.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Scales, Venita Renee  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM Dec. 16, 1960 - Jan. 8, 2019 Ms. Venita Renee Scales, 58, departed this life on January 8, 2019 at Iredell Memorial Hospital in Statesville, ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Holcomb-Faye introduced as new Parkland boys' basketball coach  Winston-Salem Journal

The Parkland boys' basketball team finished 9-15 overall and 1-11 in the Central Piedmont 4-A Conference this past season.



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 ...



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 ...



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. The Parkland ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



Winston-Salem high school assistant teacher charged with indecent liberties with a student  myfox8.com

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A Parkland High School assistant teacher has been charged with taking indecent liberties with a student, according to police. Darren ...



NC Senate District 34 – Vickie Sawyer  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Name: Vickie Sawyer Age: 43 Party: Republican Hometown: Mooresville Family: Brett Sawyer, husband; Sydney and Braedy Sawyer, daughters Education:



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 ...



#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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



The time 'I was on fire': Iraq veteran recounts Humvee explosion  Winston-Salem Journal

Army Sgt. Shermane McGriff remembers Sept. 22, 2004, starting out as a calm day — or as calm as it can be in war-torn Iraq.



Local man got Stan Lee to autograph baby's footprints; Winston-Salem residents remember comic creator Stan Lee  Winston-Salem Journal

To his fans, he was known as Stan “The Man” Lee. Lee, 95, who died Monday, was a force of nature in the comics industry, and likely the most famous comics ...



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, ...



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 ...



Full speed ahead for Parkland duo  Winston-Salem Journal

Trequan Barnes and Kimani Davis are eager to help carry the load for Parkland's track and field team as the Mustangs gear up for Saturday's Midwest 4-A ...



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.



McCarthy method jumps from classroom to gallery  Triad City Beat

While working through a dilemma with one of his students around the end of the 2016 school year, Steve McCarthy encountered a new area of exploration that ...



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