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Oct. 23, 2014 @ 04:45 PM

Council rejects road diet

The City Council voted 7-1 Thursday to reject the N. Main Street road diet proposal.

Oct. 23, 2014 @ 09:58 PM

School board votes to name former IHM facility after Dot Kearns

High Point native Dorothy “Dot” Kendall Kearns was honored Thursday night by the Guilford County Board of Education’s unanimous decision to rename the former Immaculate Heart of Mary facility after the longtime education advocate.

Oct. 23, 2014 @ 04:27 PM

HPU students 'rub elbows' with designers, executives during market

Twice each year, during the High Point Market, students from High Point University get a chance to 'rub elbows' with designers and executives in the furniture industry.

"They just get an opportunity that, anywhere else in the country, students aren’t going to get," said Jane Nichols, HPU home furnishings and interior design department chair. 

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:29 AM

Thomas Built Buses chooses High Point for expansion

Thomas Built Buses announced Thursday that it will add 236 full-time jobs at its 713 W. Fairfield Road facility.

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Oct. 24, 2014 @ 03:15 AM

Southwest turns tables on Central

The Southwest Guilford boys soccer team was eager to get another shot at High Point Central.

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 12:53 AM

Wheatmore advances in volleyball playoffs

Thursday's preps: Wheatmore stayed alive in a quest for a return to the state championship game, sweeping visiting Polk County 25-22, 25-21, 25-18 in the third round of the NCHSAA 2A playoffs.

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 12:58 AM

Rebounding presents challenges for Panther men

Putting the ball in the basket doesn’t appear to be an issue for the High Point University men’s basketball team, given that it returns 85.5 percent of its point production from last season.

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 12:57 AM

HPU women look for more scoring balance

With a deeper roster, High Point University women’s basketball coach DeUnna Hendrix hopes the scouting report on the Panthers will be more complicated this season.

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Oct. 24, 2014 @ 10:53 AM

Trends at the furniture Market

The fall High Point Market came in with a bang of new styles, familiar textures with a twist and some oddities that the public can look for in stores within the next few months. 

Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:13 AM

Museum to host Ghost Stories in the Park

Officials of the High Point Historical Society are hoping to scare up some monies with an evening of family-friendly ghost stories this week.

Oct. 20, 2014 @ 09:08 AM

Monsters on stage

A year and half ago, the High Point Community Theatre (HPCT) decided to take a step outside their comfort zones and bring a humorous monster onstage at the end of this month.

Oct. 20, 2014 @ 04:42 PM

'Dracula' ballet returns to Triad this week

For the uninitiated, here’s a ballet production you should be able to, um, sink your teeth into.

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Oct. 07, 2014 @ 01:59 PM

Your View Poll: Gay marriage decision

Oct. 06, 2014 @ 05:00 PM

Your View Poll: Hagan/Tillis/Haugh

Oct. 23, 2014 @ 10:07 PM

Stan Spangle Sr.: Reports say some resent vets hiring program

I have seen and heard for several months about comments and hints of pushback about the Federal Veteran Hiring Preference and the Merit Systems Protection Board causing resentment among non-military federal civilian employees.

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Oct. 24, 2014 @ 09:55 AM

NC ZOO new Polar Bear Exhibit

NC Gov. Pat McCrory and other invited guests attended the ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening of the NC Zooo new polar bear exhibit. Photo gallery of the female polar bears Patches and Anana.

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 03:22 AM

Southwest-Central soccer

Action from Thursday's game at Southwest. By Michael Lindsay | HPE

Oct. 22, 2014 @ 02:10 AM

HPCA vs. Charlotte Latin volleyball

Action from Tuesday's playoff match at HPCA. By Michael Lindsay | HPE

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Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:29 AM

Thomas Built Buses chooses High Point for expansion

Thomas Built Buses announced Thursday that it will add 236 full-time jobs at its 713 W. Fairfield Road facility.

Oct. 22, 2014 @ 06:26 PM

Market leaders optimistic about trade show’s future

Funding from public and private sources is helping High Point Market leaders bring more people to the world’s largest home furnishings trade show.

Oct. 21, 2014 @ 02:40 PM

EEOC sues FedEx Ground, claims discrimination in employment

The federal agency that oversees complaints about discrimination in employment has filed a national legal action against FedEx Ground, which has a major package sorting operation in the region.

Oct. 21, 2014 @ 08:10 AM

Governor’s market visit touts industry future

Gov. Pat McCrory smiled as he toured two furniture market showrooms Monday afternoon, intermittently plopping down onto a chair or pillowed couch to rub his hands across the fabric.

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Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:31 AM

Area congressman may have central oversight role on Ebola

As Congress gears up for ways to keep the threat from Ebola in check across the country, a representative with ties to the area probably will have a central role in the effort.

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.