The Coming N.C. 5th District Bowl

Saturday’s college football game between Wake Forest and Appalachian State rekindled a rivalry that had been dormant for years. Wake Forest was lucky to leave Boone with a narrow 20-19 victory.

When residents of the 5th District vote in November of 2018, it will be a chance for Winston-Salem to retake the 5th from Watauga County’s Virginia Foxx.

It will be a chance for moderates and progressives to reject Foxx and her politics of hate and division.

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New Publix Opens In Heart Of Winston’s Crowded Grocery Store Market

Earlier in the week a new Publix grocery store opened at 34 Miller Street in Winston-Salem. Publix appears to be a nicely managed grocery store. It’s Harris Teeter meets Ikea. The food offerings are pretty much what Harris Teeter or Lowes offer. But the store has a smart fixtures and a compelling look inside and an exterior with architectural flare that gives it a wow factor. Publix is an upscale grocery store with a fresh look. It’s cooking stations, generous … Read the rest

Mayor Joines, Democrat Council Members Endorsed Clinton At Wake

Nearly a month ago, before North Carolina’s Democratic primary, Bill Clinton visited Wake Forest. The former president spoke at Wake’s law school before a couple hundred students and members of the community. Melissa Harris-Perry’s Wake the Vote brought Clinton to Wake. Clinton spoke to young voters, a demographic which clearly prefers Bernie Sanders, Clinton urged them to vote for Hillary.

Here is an excerpt of Bill Clinton double-talking on the issue of student debt:

“As he progressed through issues,

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