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Apr. 23, 2014 @ 06:32 PM

Judge: School system doesn’t have to abide by tenure law

Guilford County Schools will not have to abide by a new state law that eliminates teacher tenure — for now.

Apr. 23, 2014 @ 05:37 PM

McCrory touts historic preservation tax credits

Gov. Pat McCrory traveled to High Point Wednesday to call for state legislation to replace historic preservation tax credits that are set to expire.


Apr. 23, 2014 @ 03:36 PM

Who's running? Here's your sample primary ballot

This sample ballot includes Democratic, Republican and nonpartisan primary races for congressional, state legislative and local elections in Davidson, Guilford and Randolph counties.


Apr. 23, 2014 @ 03:14 PM

Abbreviated early voting season kicks off Thursday

If you want to get a jump on your civic duty to vote, you get an early chance starting Thursday.

 


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Apr. 22, 2014 @ 10:53 PM

Trojans roll past HPCA

The Wesleyan Christian softball team showed how tough it is when all its pieces are working well.

Apr. 23, 2014 @ 12:29 AM

Wesleyan turns back HPCA, 4-3

Wesleyan Christian took advantage of High Point Christian’s help Tuesday.

 

Apr. 22, 2014 @ 11:15 PM

Ledford soccer blanks Western Guilford, 1-0

Tuesday's prep roundup


Apr. 22, 2014 @ 09:57 PM

HPU names Hauser athletic director

High Point University President Nido R. Qubein has announced the appointment of Dan Hauser as the new athletic director, effective July 1, 2014. Hauser has spent the last eight years as senior associate athletic director at Ohio University. He previously served as director of marketing at Wake Forest.

 

Life View All »

Apr. 22, 2014 @ 03:28 PM

High-schooler plans bone marrow drive for senior project

A local high-school student’s senior project will not only help her graduate, but may even help save her father’s life or someone else’s life.

Apr. 21, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Researchers target kidney disease in African-Americans

Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem are continuing to target kidney disease among African-Americans.


Apr. 20, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Church pianist's 73-year career earns her a Guinness World Record

A Davidson County woman now owns the world record for her 73-year career as a church pianist/organist at the same church.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 04:16 PM

New education coordinator for TAG hits the ground running

The new education coordinator for Theatre Art Galleries brings a strong sense of purpose — and a strong sense of repurposing — to the job.


Opinion View All »

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 09:47 PM

Your View Poll: Wastewater bonds


Apr. 21, 2014 @ 09:52 PM

Your View Poll: Party primaries


Apr. 09, 2014 @ 05:37 PM

Your View Poll: Voting records


Apr. 23, 2014 @ 06:45 PM

Your View: Phillips kept promises to taxpayers, schools

When Jeff Phillips ran for Guilford County Commissioner in 2012, he promised the voters and taxpayers three things — reduced spending, lower taxes and increased school funding.


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Apr. 23, 2014 @ 01:23 PM

High Point Senior Games Kick-off Parade

Participants in the 2014 High Point Senior Games marched down Wrenn Street from the Roy B. Culler, Jr. Senior Center in a parade to celebrate the kick-off of the games.

Apr. 22, 2014 @ 10:49 PM

Wesleyan-HPCA softball

Action from Thursday's game at Wesleyan.

News: Business View All »

Apr. 23, 2014 @ 08:35 AM

Governor to visit High Point this afternoon

Gov. Pat McCrory will make an economic policy announcement with regards to the historic preservation tax credits this afternoon in High Point.


Mar. 23, 2013 @ 06:46 PM

Coming to life

When OFS Brands recently announced that it will expand its High Point furniture plant, the news was noteworthy on many levels.


Apr. 22, 2014 @ 03:54 PM

Airport Authority has rare split vote for leaders

Business executive Steve Showfety of Guilford County was named the new chairman of the Piedmont Triad Airport Authority in the first split vote for the leader of the board in the last 40 years.


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 03:31 PM

City gas prices lowest in state headed into Easter

Motorists in the High Point area, as it often the case going into a holiday, are expected to shell out the least amount in the state for gasoline during Easter weekend.


News: Thomasville View All »

Jul. 30, 2013 @ 05:40 PM

Woman, 79, assaulted in robbery

Thomasville police don’t often see elderly people being victims of violent robberies.


Jul. 30, 2013 @ 05:33 PM

Teen stabs dad with pocket knife

A teenager has been arrested after detectives with the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office say he stabbed his 43-year-old father with a pocket knife on Saturday.


Jul. 30, 2013 @ 01:46 PM

79-year-old woman pepper-sprayed for purse

Thomasville Police are looking for possibly three women who pepper-sprayed a 79-year-old woman before snatching her purse and driving away Monday afternoon.


Jul. 22, 2013 @ 10:42 AM

Jackson bows out of Thomasville council race

Mayor Joe Bennett will have two familiar challengers