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Oct. 01, 2014 @ 03:27 PM

Park proposal could transform downtown

The company that operates High Point’s major furniture showrooms and city leaders announced Wednesday that they’re working on a project that could upgrade downtown for public events throughout the year.

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 06:08 PM

EDC honors Coble

Several of High Point’s current and former elected officials and others gathered Wednesday to express their appreciation for Congressman Howard Coble, who is retiring at the end of his current term after 30 years representing the 6th District.

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 06:10 PM

Local YMCA improvements underway

Looking for a place to hold a picnic? How about a place for kids to cool off during the summer?
Look no further than High Point’s YMCAs.

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 05:50 PM

State’s highest justice sounds off about high-profile murder case reversal

State Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark D. Martin said Wednesday the recent reversal of two convictions in a North Carolina murder case after 30 years shows the dangers of strains on an underfunded criminal justice and court system.

Sports View All »

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 10:57 PM

Andrews turns back Trinity in tennis

Wednesday's prep roundup: Wheatmore, Ragsdale, Central and Ledford also win on the courts.

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 11:05 PM

Quayle tries to stay positive

Thank goodness we’re just a month away from election day.

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 11:04 PM

McKinney: Quick Hitter

It’s not the Thursday night prime-time dream lineup of my youth, but tonight’s NFL/college football doubleheader will do in a pinch.

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 11:18 PM

Marshall's goal lifts Panthers in OT

Wednesday's HPU roundup: The Panthers women's soccer team defeated Winthrop 1-0 on goal in the 101st minute for its first Big South win of the season.

Life View All »

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 04:53 PM

‘Running on foolishness’

Seventy years can steal a lot from a person, but for Jesse and Grace Ward, what it took away in memory, it gave back in love. 

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 04:34 PM

A bark up the right tree

When Donna Lawrence adopted a pitbull mix puppy that had been beaten, burned and left for dead in 2009, she had no idea that a few years later, she would be standing on a national stage with the same dog by her side.

Sep. 09, 2014 @ 09:43 AM

Enterovirus 68 not affecting Guilford County

A respiratory virus that has sent hundreds of children to the hospital in the Midwest — and prompted nine other states, including North Carolina, to contact the CDC — doesn’t appear to be an issue in Guilford County.

Sep. 11, 2014 @ 04:41 PM

Back in time

The sky was cloudy and there was a strong breeze, but Thomas R. Cochran Jr. wasn’t nervous to fly in the restored WWII B-17. As a WWII veteran, he had seen much worse.

Opinion View All »

Sep. 22, 2014 @ 10:03 PM

Ask the City Council Candidates ...

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 08:19 PM

Your View Poll: White House security

Sep. 22, 2014 @ 03:47 PM

Your View Poll: Ward 5 vacancy

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 08:17 PM

Your View: Guest Column - I’m pro-revitalization but anti-road dieting

Since road dieting has been in the news, I wanted to share my thoughts and concerns.

Photos & More: Galleries View All »

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 12:13 AM

Wheatmore-Ledford volleyball

Action from Monday's match at Ledford. By Michael Lindsay | HPE

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 02:39 AM

High Point University vs. UNCA men's soccer

Action from Saturday's game in Vert Stadium. By Michael Lindsay | HPE

Sep. 28, 2014 @ 01:53 AM

HPU vs. Gardner-Webb women's soccer

Action from Saturday's game in Vert Stadium. By Michael Lindsay | HPE

News: Business View All »

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 03:25 PM

Jobless rates plateau during summer

The area job market appears to have reached a point that offers a mix of encouraging and sobering news for people seeking a paycheck.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 03:14 PM

Road reopens at IHFC as repairs advance

A block of S. Wrenn Street downtown has reopened to traffic after being closed for months due to concerns related the the International Home Furnishings Center.

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 04:24 PM

The check’s in the mail for Zeek victims

You might not blame victims of the Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme, after being ripped off two years ago, for being skeptical about a claim of help that involves the phrase, “The check’s in the mail.”

But in this case, the check really should be on the way.

Sep. 17, 2014 @ 05:20 PM

Latest email scam? The urgent invoice plea

Con artists trying to separate people from their money appear to be reinventing what’s know as the invoice scam.

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.