Love Defies Labels at Pride 2016

  By Kadia King Photos by Kadia King One of the most anticipated events of the year, Winston-Salem’s Annual Pride Festival on Oct. 15 drew large crowds in celebration of the LGBTQIA+ community.  The day began with a morning parade through downtown beginning at 11 a.m., featuring a number of organizations, including Salem’s LGBTQIA+ organization, […]

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Proud at Pride

By Claire Smithers    The pride parade and festival is hosted by Pride Winston-Salem, one of the fastest-growing groups of its kind in the region. Several residents of Winston-Salem and surrounding areas look forward to the event where they can freely express their identities and true selves without judgment. This year’s event was themed after “We […]

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Upcoming Events in Winston-Salem for October

Compiled by Haley Mills Oct. 15 4 p.m.-8 p.m.  Gratitude Gathering Hillsdale Real Estate Group is having a free family friendly gathering in their parking lot off of Highway 158.  This event will include food, live entertainment and ten-minute massages.  If you wear your favorite Halloween costume, you will be able to use the bouncy […]

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Students Showed Salem Spirit at Pride

    Around twenty students from Salem’s Open Up club walked in Winston-Salem’s Pride Parade for Salem College this October. After meeting on the stairs of Main Hall an hour before the start of the parade, they walked downtown in a flurry of rainbow colored clothing.     The day before the parade, Open Up sponsored a paint your […]

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