Life: Features

Jul. 11, 2013 @ 04:21 PM

'Dylan's Diaper Doozie' benefits Pregnancy Care Center

Since July 1, Dylan has been collecting diapers and money — used to purchase more diapers — for the Pregnancy Care Center of High Point. He calls his fundraising project “Dylan’s Diaper Doozie.”


Jul. 08, 2013 @ 02:43 PM

Dawn Wells still lives on - and loves - "Gilligan's Island"

Dawn Wells, who played Mary Ann Summers on "Gilligan's Island," proudly proclaims herself a castaway for life.


Jul. 08, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

Jimmy Tomlin: Beware of falling limbs - human and otherwise

When a lawn-challenged man gets a chainsaw to channel his inner manhood, be afraid ... be very afraid.


Jul. 05, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

High Point man acted on original 'Lone Ranger' radio program

The Lone Ranger may be riding again, but 2013’s version of the masked lawman could never have the giddy-up of the original Lone Ranger from the 1930s and ’40s.
Just ask Les Flippo.


Jul. 02, 2013 @ 03:51 PM

National cooking show films at Thomasville restaurant

A popular Thomasville restaurant – and the city itself – will be featured on a nationally televised program that filmed at the restaurant Monday.


Jul. 01, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

Jimmy Tomlin: Coasterphobia

I’ve never been a big fan of roller coasters.


Jun. 28, 2013 @ 08:44 AM

Rolling Thunder ceremony will honor POWs, MIAs

A local chapter of the national Rolling Thunder organization wants to ensure that America’s POWs and MIAs — and one POW, in particular — are not forgotten.


Jun. 10, 2013 @ 03:43 PM

'Tea and Fashion' fundraiser to benefit Shakespeare Festival

An upcoming fundraiser for the North Carolina Shakespeare Festival will feature a formal afternoon tea and a show of fashions from humanity’s earliest times.


Jun. 11, 2013 @ 02:43 PM

Jimmy Tomlin: Crazy like an aunt - er, um, ant

How do you get rid of ants? You've just gotta know what to feed 'em.


Jun. 09, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

Wallburg native scales Mount Everest

Wallburg native Scott DeRue has been climbing mountains for several years, but Mount Everest would be his greatest challenge yet.


Jun. 06, 2013 @ 02:33 PM

New expansion opens at Hospice Home at High Point

Hospice of the Piedmont has received its license to operate and admit patients to the 4,600-square-foot expansion of its Hospice Home at High Point inpatient facility.


Jun. 04, 2013 @ 10:14 AM

Liver cancer doesn't always mean death

A High Point man's survival story proves that while it may be difficult to treat liver cancer, it's not impossible.


Jun. 03, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

Jimmy Tomlin: Kudos to the kiddos

Here's to the graduating Class of 2013 - the training wheels are off now, baby!


Jun. 02, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

WFU exhibit will feature High Point man's photography

A High Point man's photography will be featured in a new exhibit at Wake Forest University.


May. 30, 2013 @ 01:59 PM

High Point brothers reach finals of Folgers jingle contest

For High Point brothers Zach and Marcus Cox, the best part of waking up may be a new Folgers commercial in their cup.