List/Grid Monthly Archives: April 2018

Sit back for an ‘interesting story’

Sit back for an ‘interesting story’

Tales more than a century old waiting to be told at Oak Ridge Military Academy museum By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com OAK RIDGE – Babe Ruth was safe after all. On… Read more »

Cash available for crime-solving tips

Cash available for crime-solving tips

Crime Stoppers is a little-used program in Northwest Guilford County Related links * Crime Stoppers Facebook pagek * Academy provides insight into law enforcement operations Three ways to report a tip… Read more »

Rotruck sues Town of Summerfield

Rotruck sues Town of Summerfield

* Accuses town manager, town attorney of “vigilante-like actions” * Seeks writ “commanding Summerfield to reverse actions of Whitaker and Hill” * Seeks “punitive damages … in an amount to be… Read more »

Police investigating Battleground Rite Aid robbery

Police investigating Battleground Rite Aid robbery

GREENSBORO — City police officers responded to a business in the 3300 block of Battleground Avenue at about 8:48 p.m. Tuesday after a report of a robbery. Police said a… Read more »

Madison man arrested for statutory sex offenses

Madison man arrested for statutory sex offenses

Held on $250,000 bond MADISON — A 55-year-old Madison man has been arrested and charged with two counts of felony statutory sex offense witha  child. Michael Dale Bowman, of Tiffany… Read more »

‘Go Blue’ for National Police Week

‘Go Blue’ for National Police Week

GREENSBORO — The Greensboro Police Department is encouraging residents, businesses, academic intuitions, and places of worship, throughout the city to show their support for law enforcement by displaying something blue on… Read more »

‘If he sits there, we’re in violation of the law’

‘If he sits there, we’re in violation of the law’

Town attorney Bill Hill spars with mayor about status of Rotruck’s seat No action taken during meeting Previous coverage April 18 – Town attorney: Rotruck’s seat is vacant April 17 – Board of… Read more »

Ussery, Wilson, Brown go 1-2-3 in bass tournament

Ussery, Wilson, Brown go 1-2-3 in bass tournament

Staff report * Greensboro City Lakes Facebook page GREENSBORO — Nick Ussery, Tommy Wilson and George Brown went 1-2-3 in the second Spring Bass Tournament of the season on Saturday,… Read more »

Wife of man who pointed gun at deputy arrested

Wife of man who pointed gun at deputy arrested

MADISON — On Friday April 20, 2018, Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office Detective M.J. Webb charged and arrested Rebekah Lynn Daniels, 46, of Nell Road, Madison, with three counts of misdemeanor child… Read more »

Summerfield calls special meeting for April 23

Summerfield calls special meeting for April 23

Rotruck’s seat to be focus of discussion No appointment expected Previous coverage * April 17: Board of Elections says Rotruck doesn’t live in Summerfield * April 18: Town attorney says… Read more »

Brown: Helpful facts about Social Security disability benefits

Brown: Helpful facts about Social Security disability benefits

When the unexpected happens and you can no longer work due to a serious medical condition, Social Security is there with a lifeline to help you and your family. Most… Read more »

DHHS Approved for traumatic brain injury pilot project

DHHS Approved for traumatic brain injury pilot project

RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has been approved by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to begin a pilot project in Cumberland, Durham,… Read more »

Travel: Weekend getaway to Millstone 4-H Camp

Travel: Weekend getaway to Millstone 4-H Camp

Adventure included archery, canoeing, fishing, and, of course, Ga Ga Ball By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com * Millstone 4-H Camp website * Millstone 4-H Camp Facebook page ELLERBE — Nestled under… Read more »

Brothers charged in shooting death of teen

Brothers charged in shooting death of teen

GREENSBORO — Alejandro Villegas 19, has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of Matthew Jurado, 17. Villegas’ brother, a minor, also has been charged in connection… Read more »

Two early voting spots open today

Two early voting spots open today

GUILFORD COUNTY — Early Voting for the May 8 Primary Election begins at 8 a.m. today at two locations: the Guilford County Old Courthouse and Washington Terrace Park. Those two sites will… Read more »

Town attorney: Rotruck’s seat is vacant

Town attorney: Rotruck’s seat is vacant

If Rotruck does not resign, council must take action to remove him from office By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com Related coverage * Board of Elections rules 4-0 Rotruck lives in Greensboro SUMMERFIELD… Read more »

Board of Elections: Rotruck does not live in Summerfield

Board of Elections: Rotruck does not live in Summerfield

Board upholds Robinson’s challenge to councilman’s voter registration By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com GREENSBORO — Summerfield Town Councilman Todd Rotruck does not live in Summerfield. That was the unanimous finding of… Read more »

Summerfield reveals $1.82 million draft budget

Summerfield reveals $1.82 million draft budget

Three more chances to offer your input during public meetings  By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com * Proposed budget SUMMERFIELD — There were no major surprises as members of the Town of Summerfield’s… Read more »

Volunteer, donate online to aid tornado recovery

Volunteer, donate online to aid tornado recovery

GREENSBORO — The city of Greensboro’s Contact Center continues to serve as a centralized collection point for residents, groups and businesses who wish to volunteer with tornado cleanup, but residents… Read more »

Spradlin: A glimpse of good governance in Summerfield

Spradlin: A glimpse of good governance in Summerfield

Dismissing mini-roundabout concept was a good first step An editorial by Kevin Spradlin, editor of The Piedmont Post. They came. They debated and discussed. They quipped and offered a snide remark here… Read more »

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