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Apr. 19, 2014 @ 03:37 PM

Church pianist makes world-record book

Here’s how long it’s been since Martha Godwin became the official pianist at Macedonia United Methodist Church.

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Easter brings message of hope, optimism, pastors say

Easter is the celebration of the day Jesus Christ was resurrected after his crucifixion. To faith leaders in High Point, the holiday signifies hope, optimism and transformation.

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 05:31 PM

High Point man among two who died at Raleigh marathon

One of two people who died while running a half-marathon in Raleigh last weekend was from High Point.

Apr. 20, 2014 @ 03:12 PM

Council to meet behind closed doors, once again

Another closed session?
When the City Council meets behind closed doors to discuss a personnel matter Monday, it will be the latest in a string of such reviews going back two months.

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Apr. 19, 2014 @ 09:24 PM

HPU men’s track posts three wins in Big South meet

The High Point University men’s track & field team got victories from Dennis Crawford, Jacob Smith and Eddie Whitlock in the third day of the Big South Championship on Saturday. The Panthers sit third with the high jump and pole vault remaining to be contested Monday.

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 08:18 PM

Bobcats, Heat open series Sunday

If the Miami Heat are going to watch their season and reign atop the NBA end at the hands of the Charlotte Bobcats, then fates of the franchises will have to change in a hurry.


Apr. 19, 2014 @ 08:20 PM

Plenty of room left in Kivett field

Weather permitting, the champion of this year’s Bud Kivett Tournament will be crowned a week from Sunday.


Apr. 19, 2014 @ 08:21 PM

Spring is the time for striped bass

Spring is a time when everything in creation gets motivated. 

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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.

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. 14, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

97-year-old Jamestown volunteer wins national award

A 97-year-old Jamestown man has won a national award for his volunteer work at a school for special-needs children.

Apr. 13, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Unique quilt incorporates iconic HPU basketball coach's neckties

The framed quilt adorns a wall in a nondescript corner of the Millis Athletic and Convocation Center at High Point University.

Opinion View All »

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 09:47 PM

Your View Poll: Wastewater bonds

Apr. 09, 2014 @ 05:37 PM

Your View Poll: Voting records

Apr. 01, 2014 @ 04:05 PM

Your View Poll: Pre-Market

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 11:30 PM

Your View: City Project’s work is vital to redevelopment

I wanted to write this letter to express my deep appreciation for the support that the City Project has done not only for the Hayden-Harman Foundation’s work on the Washington Street neighborhood revitalization initiative but also for the City of High Point.

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Apr. 19, 2014 @ 12:58 PM


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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.

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. 12, 2014 @ 02:27 PM

Hint at a High Point headquarters?

A home furnishings company that emerged from the ashes of the former Furniture Brands International still hasn’t confirmed speculation it will relocate its corporate headquarters from St. Louis to High Point, but is planning to base three key executives here.

Apr. 09, 2014 @ 02:30 PM

Jobless rates edge down, but reason why remains in dispute

Unemployment rates across the High Point area and the vast majority of the state declined from January to February, though whether that signals a turnaround for job-seekers remains an intense point of economic and political debate.

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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