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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. 17, 2014 @ 05:39 PM

GCS urges Legislature to provide in-state tuition for immigrant students

Guilford County Board of Education members — including High Point’s Chris Gillespie, who will be sworn in Thursday — will consider a resolution in support of in-state tuition for immigrant and DACA students.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 04:17 PM

Construction underway on north High Point projects

Two more projects are under construction near a north High Point interchange where development has been on the rise.


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 09:20 PM

HPU to welcome thousands for free Community Christmas

There can’t be many places you’ll find 23,000 cookies, 800 gallons of hot chocolate, 82,000 Christmas lights and 9,200 feet of garland. But High Point University is one of them this week.


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Dec. 16, 2014 @ 10:50 PM

Southwest takes two from Central

The battle with High Point Central on Tuesday night was typical as far as Southwest Guilford boys coach Guy Shavers was concerned.

 
Dec. 16, 2014 @ 05:36 PM

Panthers battle Panthers Wednesday night

HPU MEN’S BASKETBALL WEDNESDAY NIGHT

What: Ferrum Panthers at High Point Panthers
Where: Millis Center
When: 7 p.m.
Audio: HighPointPanthers.com


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 10:53 PM

Meeks, No. 24 Tar Heels bash Spartans

North Carolina is still trying to sort out what kind of team it can be. That's why coach Roy Williams is eager to get his team back on the practice court after a busy first half of December.

 

Dec. 16, 2014 @ 10:57 PM

Cranford sparks Ledford’s girls past Western

Tuesday's prep roundup


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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.


Dec. 04, 2014 @ 05:33 PM

Junior League donates cookbooks, cakes to fire stations

The Junior League of High Point this week donated cakes and cookbooks to the city’s 14 firehouses, in appreciation for all the firefighters do for the community.


Dec. 04, 2014 @ 04:14 PM

Theater group provides holiday hilarity with 'Best Christmas Pageant Ever'

The three wise men brought gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. High Point Community Theatre will be bringing gifts of comedy gold, nonsense and mirth.


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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.