Winston-Salem is a city in and the county seat of Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States. With a 2018 estimated population of 246,328 it is the second largest municipality in the Piedmont Triad region, the fifth most populous city in North Carolina, the third largest urban area in North Carolina, and the eighty-ninth most populous city in the United States. With a metropolitan population of 676,673 it is the fourth largest metropolitan area in North Carolina. Winston-Salem is home to the tallest office building in the region, 100 North Main Street, formerly the Wachovia Building and now known locally as the Wells Fargo Center.
Every Easter Sunday for almost 250 years, residents of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, have been awakened by small groups of musicians playing the hymn "Sleepers, Wake," before the Home Moravian.. Reuters - Published
A city employee in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, on Friday shot dead a fellow worker with whom he shared a "longstanding dislike," before the gunman was fatally shot by police, law enforcement.. Reuters - Published
A new report said long-term exposure to air pollution can lead to emphysema and is comparable to smoking a pack of cigarettes a day for many years, according to COPD. The study was published in the.. WorldNews - Published
For decades, smaller metropolitan areas closed the income gap with bigger, richer ones, but no longer. So places like Winston-Salem, N.C., are trying to lay a new foundation for prosperity. NYTimes.com - Published