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Dec. 18, 2014 @ 08:30 PM

Serving the least of these - homeless dinner fulfills need

The true meaning of Christmas played out in the community center of a local church Thursday night.

Dec. 18, 2014 @ 05:18 PM

Library art exhibit embraces recycling

A giant waterfall currently is tumbling from the third floor to the ground floor in the back of the High Point Public Library. It’s silent, unmoving and made completely of plastic water bottles.



Dec. 18, 2014 @ 04:00 PM

Deputies lose suspects in high-speed chase

A Guilford County sheriff’s deputy attempting to pull a car over for speeding ended up in a high-speed chase exceeding 100 mph through High Point on Thursday morning.


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Dec. 18, 2014 @ 11:43 PM

Rams trample HPU women

The High Point University women’s basketball team went on the road to VCU and dropped an 81-59 contest inside the Siegel Center Thursday afternoon.

Dec. 18, 2014 @ 11:55 PM

Ledford sweeps two from Central Davidson

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Dec. 18, 2014 @ 11:59 PM

McKinney: Quick hitter

‘Twas the final Friday night before Christmas and across the area, stockings, or should I say baskets, will be stuffed with several intriguing prep basketball matchups.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 11:55 PM

Report: Rays deal Wil Myers to San Diego

A person with knowledge of the deal says the San Diego Padres have acquired outfielder Wil Myers from the Tampa Bay Rays.
 


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Dec. 18, 2014 @ 05:01 PM

High-schooler's project sends dresses to needy children overseas

Once Mason Kepley learned how to sew, she wanted to come up with a crafty way to put her new skill to good use. As a result, nearly a hundred dresses were sent to a needy area of Kenya earlier this month.

Dec. 18, 2014 @ 05:19 PM

Encounter High Point event will benefit homeless

Jack Martin hopes High Point’s homeless community will have an encounter with hope this weekend.


Dec. 11, 2014 @ 11:27 AM

High Point Ballet's magical 'Nutcracker' returns

After being displaced for five years, High Point Ballet’s special “Land of the Sweets” presentation of “The Nutcracker” has returned to the city where it was created.


Dec. 08, 2014 @ 04:43 PM

Country Christmas Train delivers holiday fun

Brown Loflin saw this train a-comin’ in his dreams several years ago, and the Country Christmas Train has been, well, right on track ever since.


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Dec. 17, 2014 @ 04:03 PM

Will gas get to $2?

Motorists in the area and across parts of North Carolina could be paying $2 a gallon or less for gasoline by early next year if current trends continue with the plummeting price of oil.


Dec. 11, 2014 @ 02:29 PM

Region, state top lists for job losses to China

Communities across the High Point area and North Carolina are among the hardest hit by job losses linked to China during a 12-year period, according to a report released this afternoon.


Dec. 12, 2014 @ 01:18 PM

First Obamacare deadline nears

Insurance specialists are expecting a spike in signups this week for coverage under the Affordable Care Act as the first deadline approaches for the program’s latest enrollment period.

 


Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

October jobless rates plummet

Job-seekers in the area have been waiting six years for the employment market to recover from the Great Recession, and now that finally may be happening in earnest.


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Dec. 11, 2014 @ 02:29 PM

Region, state top lists for job losses to China

Communities across the High Point area and North Carolina are among the hardest hit by job losses linked to China during a 12-year period, according to a report released this afternoon.


Dec. 03, 2014 @ 05:09 PM

Rare honor - bill honors Coble by name

U.S. Rep. Howard Coble, a Coast Guard veteran, is receiving another honor as he moves toward retirement with the House of Representatives naming its maritime appropriations bill after him.


Nov. 28, 2014 @ 02:47 PM

New way to check on Zeek Rewards restitution

The receiver overseeing restitution to former affiliates of the global Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme has updated the status of payments while providing a new way for victims to keep up with their claim.


Nov. 17, 2014 @ 04:13 PM

Bank of North Carolina expanding again

Bank of North Carolina will branch out for the first time into Virginia, continuing a series of expansions by the financial institution during the past five years.