Nearly 80 percent of High Point was in the dark Friday after one of the worst ice storms to hit the area in more than a decade.
Amelia Penland Fuller was making a pot of coffee in her kitchen about 10 a.m. Friday when she heard a disturbing, odd sound outside her home on Hillcrest Drive.
First she heard a wicked, loud crack, like the amplified sound of a wooden board breaking in two. Then she heard a tremendous boom as a three-inch thick tree limb propelled through the roof of her home, through the ceiling and into her kitchen.
Most Guilford County commissioners showed no signs of taking steps to place limits on gun owners carrying concealed weapons into county parks and recreational facilities.
The YMCA of High Point has started a $4 million series of facilities upgrades at its three city locations and at Camp Cheerio in the North Carolina mountains.
Adam Weary hit a shot to give the High Point University men’s basketball team a 60-59 lead with 5.2 seconds on the clock, but Andre Smith hit a last-second three-pointer to lift Winthrop to a 62-60 win in the Big South Tournament quarterfinals on Friday at the HTC Center in Conway, S.C.
Brady Stover has played important roles, but he doesn’t seek the spotlight. As a lineman on defense and a blocker on offense, he’s OK with only knowing he’s contributed to his team’s success.
Friday's HPU roundup
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Furniture, home accessories and jewelry are among the plethora of items being auctioned next week during the 2014 Red Kettle Luncheon.
Since 2007, Guilford County children have experienced improvement in key health indicators, including insurance coverage, dental care, teen pregnancy, child deaths and even high-school graduation rates, according to recent statistics.
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The Bradfords are at it again.
The Jamestown family — Ben, Jenny and their four children — which starred in a national advertising campaign last year for Rack Room Shoes, is being featured again this year, after being chosen through the footwear retailer’s Models Wanted contest.
The court-appointed receiver in the Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme has filed the first lawsuits against alleged insiders and net winners in an effort to recover more than $200 million for victims who lost money in the global swindle.
When OFS Brands recently announced that it will expand its High Point furniture plant, the news was noteworthy on many levels.
Chip maker RF Micro Devices Inc. and TriQuint Semiconductor Inc. are combining in an all-stock deal valued at about $1.56 billion.
Some food-service workers at High Point Regional Health will soon have a new employer.
The 75 hourly employees who now work at the hospital for outside vendor Aramark Healthcare Support Services, LLC will be employed by the hospital as of Sunday, according to Becky Alley, manager of public relations and marketing for High Point Regional Health System.
Thomasville police don’t often see elderly people being victims of violent robberies.
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.
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.
Mayor Joe Bennett will have two familiar challengers