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GAP program fills a hole for ‘hands-on’ experience

GAP program fills a hole for ‘hands-on’ experience

By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com * GAP Facebook page * GAP website GREENSBORO – It sounds almost too good to be true, and there does not seem to be a drawback,… Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Boles, Jones race to Stop, Drop & Roll 5K victory

Boles, Jones race to Stop, Drop & Roll 5K victory

Clark, Hogan notch runner-up finishes * Spark’s Dash video (coming soon) * Complete results * Age group awards * Jones Racing Company photos (coming soon) * Piedmont Post advance coverage  Staff… Read more »

Officials do ‘demo day’ for new Family Justice Center

Officials do ‘demo day’ for new Family Justice Center

HIGH POINT — Members of the Guilford County Board of Commissioners joined High Point leaders, elected officials, community partners and supporters to participate in the Guilford County Family Justice Center –… Read more »

Hoppers take down ‘Dads in season opener

Hoppers take down ‘Dads in season opener

Puckett pitches Hoppers to first win * Box score GREENSBORO — Brady Puckett spun six shutout innings to pitch the Greensboro Grasshoppers to a 6-1 Opening Night win over the Hickory Crawdads on Thursday… Read more »

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