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Nov. 25, 2014 @ 09:15 PM

Andrews football draws stiff penalties

T.W. Andrews and Ragsdale were among seven Guilford County football programs penalized for violations reported to the N.C. High School Athletic Association on Monday, Guilford County Schools announced Tuesday.

Nov. 25, 2014 @ 07:39 PM

Council names Monroe official city manager

The City Council on Tuesday selected an official from a municipality in another part of the state to serve as the next leader of High Point’s government.


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 07:44 PM

Airport hotel to get major upgrade, new operator

The only hotel on the grounds of Piedmont Triad International Airport will undergo a major upgrade as part of a switch to a new operator.


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 10:53 PM

Coloring the city: Local artist paints 3D landscape at HPCVB

The safest but most treacherous-looking rapids are running right past the front door of the new High Point Regional Visitors Center and Bureau. It’s not real, but it sure looks like it.


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Nov. 25, 2014 @ 11:18 PM

HPU gives Peace no chance, 88-71

Playing at home for the first time this season, the High Point University men’s basketball team showed that it is no longer slowed by the effects of its Hawaii-Richmond journey.

 
Nov. 25, 2014 @ 10:17 PM

Wildcats tame Panthers, 76-57

 The High Point University women's basketball jumped out to an early lead, but couldn't hold on as Davidson won 76-57 on Tuesday night in Belk Arena.

 

Nov. 25, 2014 @ 09:22 PM

DCCC tops Elite Skills Academy, 97-65

Tuesday's regional roundup


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Robertson listed as probable starter

High Point University center Stacia Robertson, who was taken to a medical facility for evaluation after being knocked to the court on Sunday, was listed by the school as a probable starter for tonight’s nonconference game at Davidson.


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Nov. 24, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Blind horse finds new home with High Point equine rescue group

A blind horse from Tennessee has found a new home at a horse rescue in High Point.

Nov. 23, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Tis the season for homemade gingerbread houses

The housing market may still be struggling these days, but during the next month, there will be one sort of housing boom — in the gingerbread house market.


Nov. 16, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Bond of brothers: WWII veterans see national memorial together

At age 90, Army Air Corps veteran Lewis Thompson realized he was running out of opportunities to visit the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C.


Nov. 20, 2014 @ 05:19 PM

Research shows need for new approaches to treating hypertension

Medical science has known the importance of one's blood pressure for a long time, but there continue to be new developments in the research and treatment of the disease.


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Nov. 25, 2014 @ 06:21 PM

Your View Poll: Sunspots


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 05:13 PM

Your View Poll: Flu vaccine



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Nov. 25, 2014 @ 07:44 PM

Airport hotel to get major upgrade, new operator

The only hotel on the grounds of Piedmont Triad International Airport will undergo a major upgrade as part of a switch to a new operator.


Nov. 24, 2014 @ 05:01 PM

Already closed, Rol-A-Rink building just memory as well

Don Durham grasped two lengths of dark brown flooring strips and a handful of old square cut nails Monday, mementos from some of the happiest times in his life.


Nov. 24, 2014 @ 03:39 PM

Happy Thanksgiving at the pump

Going to grandmother’s house — or any other Thanksgiving holiday destination — will be a much less expensive drive this week.


Nov. 19, 2014 @ 09:00 PM

Want incentives with that? Good luck soon in Guilford County

It’s ironic that one of the last acts taken by the current members of the Guilford County Board of Commissioners could involve approving an incentives request for a company.

After Thursday night, with a new pair of Republican commissioners joining the nine-member board, getting economic incentives requests approved by the commissioners will become a tougher sell.


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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.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 03:43 PM

So long, Howard -Coble nears end of career

It’s fitting that one of the last acts of Rep. Howard Coble during his 30-year congressional career will feature him waving from a float during a series of Christmas parades.


Nov. 13, 2014 @ 10:00 PM

Obamacare round 2 kicks off Saturday

Retired furniture worker Eddie Sowers understands all the controversy surrounding the Affordable Care Act, its role in political debates and election campaigns. 

But for the 63-year-old widower from northeastern Davidson County, the big-picture discussions about the Affordable Care Act don’t overshadow his personal reality.


Nov. 13, 2014 @ 12:26 PM

Zeek Rewards ringleader pleads not guilty

A Davidson County man who prosecutors say masterminded an $850 million Internet-based Ponzi scheme is pleading not guilty to charges of wire and mail fraud, conspiracy and tax fraud.