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Community Forum – with Sheriff Kimbrough and his Command Staff

Published by Christina Howell / February 8, 2019

In a continued showing of his commitment to transparency and openness, Sheriff Kimbrough will be hosting his inaugural Community Forum on Monday, March 25th from 6 to 7pm.


African American Author Fair

Published by Wright Adams / February 7, 2019

As part of the celebration of Black History month, the Forsyth County Public Library will have its first annual African American Author Fair on Saturday, Feb. 23, at 2 p.m. in the Central Library auditorium. Authors will be discussing their books and participate in book signing, and their books will be available for purchase. A brief question and answer session will follow. The author fair is free and open to the public. For more information call 336-703-2954.

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FREE Basic CERT Training Course Offered at the Griffith Fire Dept.

Published by Leigha Cordell, WS/FC Office of Emergency Mgmt. / February 6, 2019

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Office of Emergency Management along with the Griffith Fire Department is offering the Basic CERT course on May 3-5, 2019 at the at the Griffith Fire Department located at 5190 Peters Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem, NC 27127.

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Basic and Advanced Skywarn Weather Spotter Classes Offered

Published by Leigh Cordell, WS/FC Office of Emergency Mgmt. / February 5, 2019

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Office of Emergency Management will be hosting a Basic and Advanced Skywarn Weather Spotter class on Wednesday, March 13, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Lewisville Fire Department located at 216 Lewisville Clemmons Road, Lewisville, NC 27023

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Volunteers Encouraged to Apply

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / February 4, 2019

Forsyth County is seeking volunteers for numerous citizen committees, including the Equalization and Review Board, which helps ensure the fair listing and assessing of property in Forsyth County. Committees devoted to nursing homes, adult care homes, zoning, planning, mental health, homelessness and many other needs are also looking for members.


FCSO Announces Promotion with Historical Significance

Published by Christina Howell / January 31, 2019

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) is proud to announce the promotion of Debra Chenault to the rank of Captain. Captain Chenault is the first African-American female to be promoted to the rank of Captain in the 170-year history of the FCSO. She will serve as the Detention Security Services B/D Team Division Commander.

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