Life: Features

May. 28, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

UNC graduate from Thomasville targets sex trafficking with honors project

The specter of human trafficking haunted Lindsay Larison until she had to do something about it.

May. 27, 2013 @ 06:15 AM

A different view of sacrifice

Noah Johnson’s perspective on the sacrifice symbolized in Memorial Day comes not from combat, but from witnessing first-hand why the loss of so many Americans during World War II meant so much to humanity.

May. 26, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

'Great Gatsby' movie inspires furniture styles

The  bold, beautiful and luxurious scenery in “The Great Gatsby” is as big of a draw to the movie as the Hollywood stars. The furniture is a star itself.

May. 23, 2013 @ 04:14 PM

Author Dorothea Benton Frank to speak, sign books at HPU

Best-selling author and speaker Dorothea Benton Frank will return to High Point next month, courtesy of the High Point Literary League.

May. 21, 2013 @ 03:42 PM

Third-grade girl's super essay may win her some super prizes

A 9-year-old High Point girl's essay about her father is one of five finalists in a national writing contest.

May. 20, 2013 @ 02:56 PM

Concert fundraiser will honor former Ragsdale principal

A concert featuring the Carter Brothers will benefit a project honoring former Ragsdale High School principal T.G. Madison.

May. 20, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

Jimmy Tomlin: "Ask Mr. History"

Do you know your U.S. history? Let's "Ask Mr. History" and find out.

May. 19, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

Local teen hopes to increase awareness of service dogs

Becca Hart wants to educate the public about service dogs - the rules associated with them and the importance of proper etiquette around the dogs.

May. 16, 2013 @ 02:28 PM

International Festival to celebrate cultural diversity

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will host its ninth annual International Festival this weekend.

May. 13, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

Jimmy Tomlin: Diary of a field trip

What happens when a few dozen adults dare to take more than 150 fifth-graders to Washington, D.C.?

May. 12, 2013 @ 01:00 AM

Labonte's memorial bike ride reminds drivers to share the road

For racing legend Bobby Labonte, next weekend’s Share the Ride Memorial Bike Ride sponsored by his foundation is more than merely an event he lends his famous name to.
For Labonte, it’s personal.

May. 10, 2013 @ 04:17 PM

Brentwood Baptist marks new beginning Sunday

After 75 years of ministry in High Point, Brentwood Baptist Church will give birth to a new name — and a new future — during its Sunday morning worship service.

May. 09, 2013 @ 03:05 PM

Trinity's Linbrook Hall stars in Hallmark Channel movie this weekend

One of the biggest breakout stars of this weekend’s Hallmark Channel movie debut may not be an actor or actress, but a stunning estate home in Trinity.

May. 06, 2013 @ 05:06 PM

Clyde Edgerton to speak at High Point University

North Carolina author Clyde Edgerton will be featured during a program Friday at High Point University, to promote his new book "Papadaddy's Book for New Fathers."

May. 06, 2013 @ 10:02 AM

Jimmy Tomlin: Facing your Facebook addiction

Are you addicted to Facebook? If so, there's help available out there ... somewhere.