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Apr. 16, 2014 @ 04:23 PM

High Point GOP event prompts email about financial bottom line

A star-studded GOP dinner held in High Point has sparked an email from a Guilford County Republican leader who questions why the event may not have raised money for the party.

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 09:42 PM

Kansas suspect is familiar face from dark past

The interview seemed to be going pretty well — considering the fact that I was sitting in the living room of the racist, anti-Semitic leader of a neo-Nazi group that had popped up in western Johnston County around the time of the Nov. 3, 1979, Klan/Nazi and Communist Workers Party shootout in Greensboro.

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 04:55 PM

No decision rendered in school system lawsuit

A Guilford County Superior Court judge didn’t rule Wednesday in a lawsuit brought against the state of North Carolina by the county school system, but should issue a ruling in a week.


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 03:31 PM

City gas prices lowest in state headed into Easter

Motorists in the High Point area, as it often the case going into a holiday, are expected to shell out the least amount in the state for gasoline during Easter weekend.

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Apr. 16, 2014 @ 11:15 PM

UNC poses tough test for HPU in men's lacrosse

With a season that has been significantly better than its maiden voyage a year ago, the High Point University men’s lacrosse team will get a chance to see how they stack up against one of the nation’s top teams sails into town on Friday.

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 11:18 PM

Four from Bishop advance in Northwest tennis


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 11:20 PM

Thacker’s team prevails in seniors play

The team of Gordon Thacker, Bob Ducharme and Arlan Hudson was the winner in the High Point Seniors Golf Association playday on Wednesday.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 09:16 PM

Bishop’s Robinson returns as assistant for USA U17 team

Tuesday's prep roundup

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Apr. 17, 2014 @ 04:16 PM

New education coordinator for TAG hits the ground running

The new education coordinator for Theatre Art Galleries brings a strong sense of purpose — and a strong sense of repurposing — to the job.

Apr. 14, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

97-year-old Jamestown volunteer wins national award

A 97-year-old Jamestown man has won a national award for his volunteer work at a school for special-needs children.

Apr. 13, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Unique quilt incorporates iconic HPU basketball coach's neckties

The framed quilt adorns a wall in a nondescript corner of the Millis Athletic and Convocation Center at High Point University.

Apr. 10, 2014 @ 02:53 PM

Evaluation Extravaganza will determine if you have trash or treasure

The High Point Historical Society will host its eighth annual Evaluation Extravaganza: Tra$h or Trea$ure? on Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the High Point Museum.

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Apr. 15, 2014 @ 09:47 PM

Your View Poll: Wastewater bonds

Apr. 09, 2014 @ 05:37 PM

Your View Poll: Voting records

Apr. 01, 2014 @ 04:05 PM

Your View Poll: Pre-Market

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 08:22 PM

Your View: Ban the Klan from North Carolina

The white supremacist alleged to be involved in the Jewish community center was unfortunately from our state of North Carolina during the past.

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Apr. 15, 2014 @ 12:34 PM

Northwood Elementary fourth-graders meet their older generationPen pals

Fourth-graders at Northwood Elementary meet their pen pals, residents of River Landing at Sandy Ridge, for the first time celebrating with fun, food and games.

Apr. 14, 2014 @ 11:54 PM

Meet the Seniors - April 15

Mathis (HPCA), Willard (Westchester), Schweizer (Hayworth), DePinto (Bishop), Kiser (Wesleyan)

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Apr. 16, 2014 @ 03:31 PM

City gas prices lowest in state headed into Easter

Motorists in the High Point area, as it often the case going into a holiday, are expected to shell out the least amount in the state for gasoline during Easter weekend.

Mar. 23, 2013 @ 06:46 PM

Coming to life

When OFS Brands recently announced that it will expand its High Point furniture plant, the news was noteworthy on many levels.

Apr. 12, 2014 @ 02:27 PM

Hint at a High Point headquarters?

A home furnishings company that emerged from the ashes of the former Furniture Brands International still hasn’t confirmed speculation it will relocate its corporate headquarters from St. Louis to High Point, but is planning to base three key executives here.

Apr. 09, 2014 @ 02:30 PM

Jobless rates edge down, but reason why remains in dispute

Unemployment rates across the High Point area and the vast majority of the state declined from January to February, though whether that signals a turnaround for job-seekers remains an intense point of economic and political debate.

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Jul. 30, 2013 @ 05:40 PM

Woman, 79, assaulted in robbery

Thomasville police don’t often see elderly people being victims of violent robberies.

Jul. 30, 2013 @ 05:33 PM

Teen stabs dad with pocket knife

A teenager has been arrested after detectives with the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office say he stabbed his 43-year-old father with a pocket knife on Saturday.

Jul. 30, 2013 @ 01:46 PM

79-year-old woman pepper-sprayed for purse

Thomasville Police are looking for possibly three women who pepper-sprayed a 79-year-old woman before snatching her purse and driving away Monday afternoon.

Jul. 22, 2013 @ 10:42 AM

Jackson bows out of Thomasville council race

Mayor Joe Bennett will have two familiar challengers