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Aug. 30, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Crowell, High Point's first cardiologist, retires

After 38 years, High Point's first fulltime cardiologist, Dr. Charles C. Crowell III, has retired.

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 04:09 PM

Frisbee team with High Point members takes world title in Italy

With the mountains folded around them, the team found themselves on a field in Italy, blindsided by every move the Finnish team threw their way. It was the second game in the world championships, and they weren’t giving up yet.

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 04:06 PM

Skeet Club widening set for early 2015

Officials say plans remain on track for a major north High Point road improvement project.

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 04:04 PM

Naming of former IHM building open for comment

Thoughts on renaming the Immaculate Heart of Mary Building after longtime education advocate Dorothy “Dot” Kearns? Guilford County Schools wants you to send them in.

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Aug. 30, 2014 @ 02:34 AM

Southwest savors huge win over Andrews

For decades, Southwest Guilford has had the reputation of having a mediocre football program. Some years, it was deserved; other years, it wasn’t. But without a win against the city’s football powers, it was hard to argue otherwise.

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 05:01 PM

Wesleyan soccer boots Caldwell, 3-1

Saturday's prep roundup

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 06:01 PM

Brissett, Wolfpack escape, 24-23

Jacoby Brissett had gone almost two years without playing in a regular season game.


Aug. 30, 2014 @ 05:54 PM

Michigan routs Appalachian State, 52-14

Michigan quickly took the intrigue out of its rematch with Appalachian State.


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Aug. 25, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Smitty's 1 Stop offers class with your gas

Just a guess, but you’ve probably never experienced live violin music at a convenience store — unless, of course, you’ve been to Smitty’s 1 Stop.

Aug. 25, 2014 @ 03:53 PM

Susie puts her best paw forward in national competition

Susie, a dog that once was beaten, burned and abandoned to die, is one step closer to winning the 2014 American Humane Association Hero Dog Award.

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

71-year-old hiker loves her time on the trails

Sue Kanoy may have dragged her feet entering the hiking world, but now you’d have a hard time dragging her feet off the trails.

Aug. 21, 2014 @ 02:10 PM

Blake Shore, now a year old, showing signs of improvement

What a difference a year has made in the life of 1-year-old Blake Shore.

Opinion View All »

Aug. 14, 2014 @ 08:55 PM

Your View Poll: Seeking a city manager

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 10:00 PM

Your View: Guest Column - The Feds’ fiat dollars distort economy

In 1787 when our Founding Fathers debated the Constitution, they explicitly rejected giving the Federal government the power to “emit bills of credit,” that is, to print paper money.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 09:54 PM

Kristine Kaiser: Tillis is pretty cozy with ALEC

Thom Tillis recently signed on to appeal Wake County Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood’s decision that private school vouchers violate the state constitution; the judge ordered that “Opportunity Scholarships” for low-income students be stopped.

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Aug. 28, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

So long incentives from Guilford County?

If you’re a business looking to expand or move to Guilford County and want economic incentives, you might want to speed up your timetable.


Aug. 28, 2014 @ 01:35 PM

Longtime member leaving airport board

The longest-serving member of the governing board for the Piedmont Triad Airport Authority is departing, though Gloria Whisenhunt said her resignation doesn’t stem from her unsuccessful effort to become board chairwoman earlier this year.

Aug. 23, 2014 @ 02:56 PM

Marsh gets land back from city - 48 years later

Nearly 50 years ago, Marsh Furniture Co. did a favor for the city and conveyed a small parcel of land that High Point leaders wanted for a project.

Aug. 22, 2014 @ 04:15 PM

Pair of events draw upward of 12,000 visitors

This weekend won’t quite rival the twice-a-year High Point Market, but it may be as close as the city gets with two major events drawing visitors from across the East Coast and beyond.

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.