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Forsyth County Officials Encourage Residents to Prepare for All Emergencies Including Earthquakes Emergency Management

Forsyth County Officials Encourage Residents to Prepare for All Emergencies Including Earthquakes

Published by Emergency Management / November 29, 2021

The U.S. Geological Survey has confirmed that Forsyth County has experienced at least six earthquakes since Sunday, Nov. 21, prompting officials with the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Office of Emergency Management to remind the public to be prepared for all emergencies, including earthquakes.

 Local organizations donate Thanksgiving meals to DSS clients Department of Social Services

Local organizations donate Thanksgiving meals to DSS clients

Published by Todd Luck / November 23, 2021

Local organizations have donated approximately 52 turkey meals to the Forsyth County Department of Social Services to distribute to families receiving child welfare services and other DSS clients in need this Thanksgiving.


Social Services and sponsors deliver Christmas early to foster kids Department of Social Services

Social Services and sponsors deliver Christmas early to foster kids

Published by Todd Luck / November 22, 2021

Forsyth County Department of Social Services (FCDSS) is delivering Christmas early with the help of 34 sponsors who donated presents to make sure 250 youth in the agency’s custody receive gifts this year.

Survey recipients may receive follow up emails and texts Forsyth County

Survey recipients may receive follow up emails and texts

Published by Todd Luck / November 22, 2021

The consultant who is conducting our Community Survey on county services is currently sending out follow-up emails and texts to those who received the survey.


Commissioners approve purchase of property next to Rolling Hills Commissioners and Manager

Commissioners approve purchase of property next to Rolling Hills

Published by Todd Luck / November 19, 2021

Forsyth County commissioners voted unanimously to purchase 5.46 acres of property in Tobaccoville on Oct. 21, which will be used to access the county’s Rolling Hills property, connecting it to Doral Drive. The property had previously been identified as surplus due to the limited access to the property on the Northeast side.

Overdose reversal drug Narcan available at Forsyth Public Health Public Health

Overdose reversal drug Narcan available at Forsyth Public Health

Published by Todd Luck / November 19, 2021

The overdose reversal drug Naloxone, also known as Narcan, is now available at the front desk of the Forsyth County Department of Public Health, 799 Highland Ave., in Winston-Salem.

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