By: Lorelei Elkins With all the wonder and beauty spring brings our way it also brings a few things we are not so thrilled about. We love the warmer weather and the blossoms but ticks, chiggers, snakes, spiders and mosquitoes, not so much. They are the part of nature that we sometimes wish was left…Details
County offices will be closed Monday, May 28th in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.
County offices will reopen on Tuesday, May 29th at 8:00 AM.
WHAT: Guilford County Parks announces the grand opening of the Holly Run Disc Golf Course at Northeast Park! This newly designed 18-hole course features two high levels of play with a Par 57 “Short” layout and a Par 69 “Long” Layout. There are two separate 9-hole loops that incorporate the natural landscapes highlighted by Buffalo…Details
By: Catherine Johnson Staff from Human Resources and Finance are on the move, taking advantage the beautiful weather and incorporating exercise and fellowship into their schedules. Twice daily, these employees can be found walking the streets of downtown in 15 min increments. We are inspired by their motivation and positive spirit! Way to go! …Details
By: Jessica Wolf Summer is on the way and so are the hot temperatures! Stay cool and soak up some vitamin D this summer at the Guilford County Parks Aquatic Centers! All three facilities will kick off the season on Memorial Day weekend! Opening weekend hours are Saturday May 26th from 10am-6pm, Sunday May 27th…Details
By: Chris Duffey The Primary Election is next Tuesday May 8, 2018. Click here to see a composite sample ballot of all contests on the ballot. Your specific ballot will contain only the contests for which you are eligible to vote based on your residence address. Early Voting… is still open today and tomorrow! Click…Details
By: Vincent Webb The art of canning and preserving seems to be a thing of the past or simply something that grandma would do when we were little. As the FCS agent with Cooperative Extension in Guilford County, I see this a lot amongst the younger generations, where the mason jar aka “canning jar” has…Details
By: Catherine Johnson Organizations and community members across Guilford County participated in Denim Day 2018 . This annual campaign draws awareness and shows support for sexual assault survivors worldwide. Nearly 8500 individuals engaged this year’s campaign including elected officials, leaders, professionals, musicians and volunteers sharing words of support for survivors of sexual violence on the…Details
By: Lorelei Elkins The unquenchable spirit of John Hemrick. I was very pleased about the opportunity to interview John Hemrick for this month’s Employee Spotlight. There’s a reason for that; John Hemrick is one of the most positive, up beat people I have ever met! Let me tell you a little about John. He started…Details
PTSD, or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is a reality for millions of Americans. Characterized by both physical and psychological symptoms, this disorder can be debilitating in ways that are thought to rival those of even the most traumatic of physical injuries and the most aggressive physiological diseases. But what happens if the source of your…Details