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North Carolina gas prices go down just in time for July 4th

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) – The price of a gallon of gasoline actually is going down – just in time for the Independence Day weekend – and with the possibility of further improvement. Travelers on vacation and intending to travel to celebrate the long weekend – July 4th falls on Monday, if you hadn’t noticed, and […]
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Winston-Salem police search for vehicle, suspect in carjacking

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Winston-Salem police have launched an investigation after a woman's car was stolen at knifepoint Saturday afternoon. According to a news release, officers were called to a parking deck in the 400 block of North Church Street just after 2 p.m. regarding the carjacking. Upon their arrival,...

Woman carjacked in Winston-Salem parking deck, police say

WINSTON-SALEM (WGHP) — A woman was carjacked in Winston-Salem on Friday afternoon, according to the Winston-Salem Police Department. The woman was sitting down inside of her parked vehicle in a parking desk on North Church Street and was in the process of shutting her door when the suspect approached her and blocked the door from […]

Man shot in the neck in Winston-Salem drive-by shooting

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — A man was shot in the neck after a drive-by shooting on Sunday morning, according to the Winston-Salem Police Department. Officers came to the 3600 block of Bates Drive after getting reports of a shooting in the area at 5:23 a.m. on Sunday morning. At the scene, officers found a 25-year-old […]

Man charged after allegedly targeting Hispanic people in Winston-Salem rental scams, police believe he could have more victims

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — A man has been charged after police allege he scammed multiple people looking for rental homes. According to Winston-Salem police, they received a report on August 17, 2020 about 29-year-old Khalil Rynes entering a “rental agreement” with a person for a home on 1900 East Third Street. A warrant was issued […]

2 arrested after chase through Winston-Salem, police say

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — Police were led on a chase through Winston-Salem after initiating a traffic stop. According to Winston-Salem police, just before 8 p.m. on Sunday an officer tried to stop a car that was suspected of being involved in crimes in Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. They didn’t stop and a chase ensued. The […]
Elkin Tribune

FreedomFest planned for Friday

Elkin’s July 4 celebration FreedomFest is planned for Friday, July 1 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Elkin Municipal Park. The celebration, hosted by Explore Elkin, will feature live music, kids activities, craft vendors, food trucks, and of course, fireworks. Music by Big Daddy Mojo will begin at 5...

Chipotle set to open new ‘Chipotlane’ drive-thru in Jamestown

(WGHP) — Chipotle, the popular fast-food chain known for their burritos, is set to open its second drive-thru in the Piedmont Triad. While the brand has many locations across the Triad, the new location at 6021 West Gate City Boulevard in Jamestown will be the company’s second “Chipotlane” in the region. The first is located […]
Raleigh News & Observer

Man rented vacant homes he didn’t own to Hispanic victims, North Carolina cops say

A man is accused of targeting Hispanic victims and renting them vacant homes he didn’t own, according to North Carolina police. Officers arrested 29-year-old Khalil Rynes in August 2020, after receiving a report that he entered into a false housing rental agreement with a victim, who is Hispanic, according to a June 23 news release from the Winston-Salem Police Department.
Mount Airy News

Filing on tap for Dobson, Pillot, Elkin offices

DOBSON — Local election fans coping with the lull in political activity between a spirited spring primary season and the main event next fall can take heart in the fact there’s something to fill that void. This involves nine different offices being up for grabs in three Surry...

Cugino Forno Pays Nearly $300K for Wage Violations

North Carolina pizza chain Cugino Forno came under fire last week when the Department of Labor reported that 63 workers at its Clemmons, Greensboro, and Winston-Salem locations were denied full wages. An investigation by the DOL’s Wage and Hour Division found that Cugino Forno paid employees a base rate as...

Clerk assaulted in Sheetz robbery in Winston-Salem, suspects at-large

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C (WGHP) — A Sheetz location in Winston-Salem was the victim of a robbery during the early hours of Sunday morning, according to the Winston-Salem Police Department. Patrolling officers responded to the Sheetz on 2985 Fairlawn Drive after getting a report of a robbery-in-progress at 2:30 a.m. on Sunday. At the scene, police discovered […]
News Argus

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