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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.

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 05:44 PM

Sad, but not surprising, statistics show families struggling

His Ninja Turtles shirt rippling in the breeze, 5-year-old Brian Bassett smiled as he climbed on the playground equipment, blissfully unaware that, on paper, he is a statistic.

For Brian, stopping in Thursday at West End Ministries to pick up a box of food was just another day, a chance to ask everyone he saw the never-ending stream of questions bubbling up in his curious mind, a chance to laugh and run on the playground.


Aug. 01, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

Norcross leaves charter school board after complaint

Paul Norcross of High Point and another member of the North Carolina Charter School Advisory Board resigned this week after they were the subject of ethics complaints.


Aug. 01, 2014 @ 09:59 AM

Judge approves first payouts for Zeek Rewards victims

A federal judge has approved the first payouts for victims of the mammoth Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme, which bilked people from the High Point area to 157 nations.


Sports View All »

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 08:31 PM

Prep football teams open practice

 Football season has officially begun for High Point’s four city teams.

 
Aug. 01, 2014 @ 10:07 PM

High Point’s Weaver posts eGolf win

Friday's regional roundup


Aug. 01, 2014 @ 08:34 PM

High Point’s Blaney appears set for limited ‘15 Cup ride

It appears High Point’s Ryan Blaney will be moving on up to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in 2015.

 

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 10:38 PM

Walsh, Johnson advance in N.C. Amateur Match Play

High Point’s Thomas Walsh and Greensboro’s Stanhope Johnson Jr. posted victories in the round of 32 at the rain-delayed 5th annual North Carolina Amateur Match Play Championship of the Carolinas Golf Association hosted by River Landing (Landing) on Friday.

 

Life View All »

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 08:23 AM

High Point family sings praises of Boys & Girls Clubs

If the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater High Point ever needs any ambassadors, the organization need look no farther than the Gomez family.

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 08:27 AM

High Point Ballet to audition for competition teams

High Point Ballet officials have announced auditions for the troupe’s new Jewels competition teams, which will debut during the upcoming 2014-15 competition season.


Jul. 28, 2014 @ 03:44 PM

Reflections salon gives free wigs to women receiving chemo

A local salon has joined a national network of salons providing free services to women and children undergoing chemotherapy.


Jul. 28, 2014 @ 01:29 PM

Figure skating event sponsors poster competition

Greenhill and the U.S. Figure Skating Championships are looking for an original artwork for the official poster of the 2015 U.S. Figure Skating Championships taking place in January.


Opinion View All »

Jul. 28, 2014 @ 05:58 PM

Your View Poll: Aging water lines



Jul. 13, 2014 @ 08:45 PM

Your View Poll: Impeach Obama?


Aug. 02, 2014 @ 12:51 AM

Your View: U.S. courts are overturning democracy

I have a question: Is the United States a democracy? It is apparent to me that we are not.
The definition of a democracy in the dictionary is: Government by the people; especially: rule of the majority.


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Jul. 30, 2014 @ 04:55 PM

Mad Science of the Piedmont entertains at Creekside Recreation

The magic show was presented during the Archdale Library’s summer reading program: “Fizz, Boom, Read!”.

Jul. 27, 2014 @ 12:02 AM

Post 87 HiToms-Shelby

Action from Saturday's American Legion state tournament game vs. Shelby at Lexington's Holt-Moffitt Field. By Michael Lindsay | HPE

Jul. 25, 2014 @ 11:08 PM

Post 87 HiToms-Wayne County

Action from Friday's Post 87 HiToms state tournament game vs. Wayne County in Lexington. By Michael Lindsay | HPE

News: Business View All »

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 09:59 AM

Judge approves first payouts for Zeek Rewards victims

A federal judge has approved the first payouts for victims of the mammoth Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme, which bilked people from the High Point area to 157 nations.


Jul. 30, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

Job market jumps up in June

The job market appears to have improved at the start of the summer, with area unemployment rates falling from the same period a year ago.


Jul. 30, 2014 @ 04:42 PM

New Breed will be sold, no layoffs planned

A Connecticut-based logistics company will purchase New Breed Logistics, the city’s 13th-largest employer which has its main operation in north High Point.


Jul. 28, 2014 @ 05:32 PM

Jobs lost and gained by same furniture employer

The company that owns and operates the Pearson home furnishings line completed the closing of its High Point plant Friday, three days after announcing plans for its new corporate headquarters 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.