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Sep. 16, 2014 @ 06:01 PM

Local furniture company won’t give into offshore pressure

Dale Holmes started working as a furniture upholsterer straight out of high school 40 years ago; when he took his first job, work at furniture manufacturing plants in the High Point area was commonplace.

Sep. 16, 2014 @ 09:00 PM

Mo-ped driver hurt in late afternoon wreck

A woman riding on a mo-ped was struck by a car at the intersection of Westchester Drive and Lexington Avenue late Tuesday afternoon.


Sep. 16, 2014 @ 09:02 PM

School dress code debate continues

The debate about what level of dress code to set for students in the Guilford County Schools came up again at the Board of Education meeting Tuesday night.


Sep. 16, 2014 @ 03:42 PM

More than 700 students risk suspension as vaccination deadline nears

More than 700 sixth graders in Guilford County face school suspension unless they bring proof of immunization for the school year.


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Sep. 15, 2014 @ 11:49 PM

Central serves up winning combination against Southwest

Monday's prep roundup: Ragsdale, Ledford and Trinity also pick up tennis victories.

Sep. 16, 2014 @ 12:04 AM

Bison keep firm grip on top ranking

High Five: High Point Central and Southern Guilford maintained their unanimous hold on the top two spots in this week’s High Five.


Sep. 16, 2014 @ 12:10 AM

HPU women golfers sit fifth

The High Point University women's golf team sits in fifth place out of 10 teams with a combined team score of 595 after the first day of the Oregon State Invitational in Corvallis, Oregon.


Sep. 15, 2014 @ 11:51 PM

McKinney: Quick Hitter

Timing in sports truly is everything.


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Sep. 15, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Thomasville's Livengood to make her Greensboro Opera debut

Greensboro Opera will right an oversight with its upcoming opera gala, featuring Thomasville native — and Metropolitan Opera star — Victoria Livengood.

Sep. 14, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

High Point collector sticks to his (cap) guns

High Point resident Don Raker has one of the largest cap gun collections in the country.


Sep. 14, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Western toy show will feature cap guns galore

The Greensboro Western Memorabilia and Toy Gun Show, featuring dozens of dealer tables full of cap guns and other western-themed toys, will take place Saturday in Greensboro.


Sep. 11, 2014 @ 04:41 PM

Back in time

The sky was cloudy and there was a strong breeze, but Thomas R. Cochran Jr. wasn’t nervous to fly in the restored WWII B-17. As a WWII veteran, he had seen much worse.


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Sep. 16, 2014 @ 08:31 PM

Your View: Combat GOP voter suppression — go vote

At this critical juncture in our nation’s history, it’s disappointing to see that one of our two major political parties believes that it’s alright to attempt to reduce voter participation in elections. In fact, they try to sell it as a goal of putting integrity into our elections by arguing that their aim is to reduce voter fraud. Yet, when asked, they aren’t able to produce any evidence of that fraud. That is because voter fraud by people voting in person at polling places is non-existent.


Sep. 16, 2014 @ 08:25 PM

Thomas Sowell: Cheap politicians

The recent bribery convictions of former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell and his wife are only the latest in a seemingly never-ending series of convictions of government officials.


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Sep. 13, 2014 @ 05:09 PM

Bush Hill Festival


Sep. 13, 2014 @ 05:02 PM

High Point University Fall Festival



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Sep. 16, 2014 @ 06:01 PM

Local furniture company won’t give into offshore pressure

Dale Holmes started working as a furniture upholsterer straight out of high school 40 years ago; when he took his first job, work at furniture manufacturing plants in the High Point area was commonplace.


Sep. 09, 2014 @ 08:01 AM

Construction finally getting over Great Recession

Windley Dunbar’s experience during the past six years with his longtime commercial construction business mirrors the incremental recovery of the industry from ravages of the Great Recession.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 05:08 PM

Made in NC

When she was putting together a plan for her new business, Annie Murphy knew that originality is a must.


Sep. 02, 2014 @ 10:43 AM

Zeek Rewards victims a month from some restitution

The date Sept. 30 is one that victims of the global Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme have had circled on their calendars for months.


News: Thomasville View All »

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 03:09 PM

Head-on collision in Thomasville confirmed fatal

A head-on collision in Thomasville killed one woman on Friday morning and injured six more people, including children.


Jul. 23, 2014 @ 08:38 AM

UPDATE: Man arrested after standoff, linked to startling video

Thomasville police have arrested a man who barricaded himself inside a home Tuesday afternoon.

 


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 05:28 PM

Police seek man who attacked 90-year-old woman

Law enforcement officers are still searching for a suspect who assaulted an 90-year-old woman in Thomasville during a robbery Saturday night.


May. 27, 2014 @ 04:55 PM

Airsoft gun seized from child at school

A 9-year-old student at Liberty Drive Elementary School brought an unloaded airsoft gun to school Tuesday, which was seized after he showed it to another child.