List/Grid Monthly Archives: April 2018

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 »

Brown sparks rally, Hoppers edge Suns in extras

Brown sparks rally, Hoppers edge Suns in extras

Greensboro climbs to over .500 through seven games Staff report * Video interview – Josiah Spradlin, Grasshoppers fan * Box score HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Josiah Spradlin did not arrive to Municipal… Read more »

Teen: ‘I feel like the ball is starting to roll’

Teen: ‘I feel like the ball is starting to roll’

Inspired by family farmers, local teens begins venture as entrepreneur By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com OAK RIDGE — What began as a slogan and a modest gesture to honor hard-working family members… Read more »

Coleman honored as Crew Person of the Year

Coleman honored as Crew Person of the Year

76-year-old on the idea of retirement: “I take one day at a time” By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com GREENSBORO – The average person does not begin a new career in their… Read more »

Firm unveils proposed trail path through Summerfield

Firm unveils proposed trail path through Summerfield

* Tentative greenway path is ‘not a done deal,’ open house to be scheduled * $3.8 million estimate for 3.7 miles of trail * Town to consider sidewalk connector from… Read more »

Officials scrap mini-roundabout concept

Officials scrap mini-roundabout concept

WithersRavenel will present additional options at a future date By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com SUMMERFIELD — It’s back to the drawing board for Frances Gallagher and Jay Clapp. The Town of… Read more »

Effort to oust town manager fails

Effort to oust town manager fails

Whitaker is on board for another two years By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com SUMMERFIELD — An effort initiated by Summerfield Town Councilman Todd Rotruck to oust Town Manager Scott Whitaker failed… Read more »

GCS students perform well on ‘Nation’s Report Card’ debut

GCS students perform well on ‘Nation’s Report Card’ debut

Reading and math scores rank among the top large districts GREENSBORO — Fourth- and eighth-graders in Guilford County Schools are performing better than, or as well as other large city districts nationwide… Read more »

Update: Missing teen found safe

Update: Missing teen found safe

Update April 11, 12:27 a.m.: Amelia Hill has been found and is safe, according to a Facebook post on the Guilford County Sheriff’s Office page. Updates as they become available…. Read more »

Guilford County photo contest accepting entries

Guilford County photo contest accepting entries

Deadline to submit agriculture-related photos is June 29 * Click here to submit an entry GREENSBORO — Guilford County Extension would like to display photos depicting the Agriculture we have… Read more »

Joyner, Cunane, Kitley garner AP basketball honors

Joyner, Cunane, Kitley garner AP basketball honors

Staff report If perfection isn’t possible, then Darlene Joyner and Elissa Cunane are the next best thing. The two earned The Associated Press Coach of the Year and Player of the… Read more »

Gin Blossoms playing in Greensboro June 3

Gin Blossoms playing in Greensboro June 3

GREENSBORO — Gin Blossoms, with special guests Tonic and Vertical Horizon, will play on Sunday, June 30 at White Oak Amphitheatre at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex. Tickets go on sale Friday,… Read more »

What is suspicious activity?

What is suspicious activity?

Tips on what to report, and when Submitted by Detective R.D. Seals Guilford County Sheriff’s Office “Am I witnessing a crime?” Most of us have found ourselves wondering this at… Read more »

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