Tagged: Winston-Salem history


Happy July 4th, America!

Here’s a look at how Winston-Salem celebrated July 4th in earlier years: James Clarence Sebastian and Karlynn Morgan in 1957. Fireworks at Reynolds Park in 1961. Commemorating the first July the 4th celebration in...


Then & Now: Brookberry Farm

Bowman Gray Jr. (1907-1969) and his wife, Elizabeth Palmer Christian Gray (1915-1974), began buying land for Brookberry Farm in 1946.  They built a home on the farm, which consisted of 795 acres on the outskirts...