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Oct. 23, 2014 @ 12:10 PM

Council rejects road diet proposal

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

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. 23, 2014 @ 12:49 PM

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. 23, 2014 @ 02:59 PM

Guilford County jail altercation video released near election

Sheriff BJ Barnes said a deputy pictured in a video fighting with a detainee, which was released to the media Thursday morning, no longer is with the department and that the incident happened more than a year ago at the jail in Greensboro.


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Oct. 22, 2014 @ 09:30 PM
Oct. 22, 2014 @ 03:50 PM

No. 18 ECU braces for UConn

East Carolina hasn't been on a roll like this in quite a while. For these 18th-ranked Pirates, there's really no time to savor it — not with so much more left to pursue.

 

Oct. 22, 2014 @ 03:35 PM

Quayle states his case this week

With just three weeks left in the regular season, my prep football prognosticating case proves less than compelling.

 

Oct. 22, 2014 @ 06:57 PM

Lisson’s goal lifts HPU women past Charleston Southern

Wednesday's regional roundup


Life View All »

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.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 09:11 AM

Long run ahead

For Ben Devoid, running 26.2 miles is a tough endeavor, but it pales in comparison to the efforts his daughter wrestles every day.


Opinion View All »


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 @ 01:56 PM

Have your say by Election Day

Early voting for the Nov. 4 General Election begins today, but letter-writing related to the numerous races to be decided by voters has been underway for a couple of months.


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Oct. 22, 2014 @ 02:10 AM

HPCA vs. Charlotte Latin volleyball

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

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 11:27 PM

Wheatmore vs. Thomasville volleball

Action from Saturday's playoff match at Wheatmore. By Michael Lindsay | HPE

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 05:53 PM

High Point Market


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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.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 04:32 PM

UPDATED: Thomas Built, UAW ink new pact

Thomas Built Buses and a branch of the United Auto Workers have finalized a new contract for local hourly employees as the company prepares to make a decision whether to expand in the city.


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.