Life

Feb. 17, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

'Dancing With the High Point Stars' to benefit Communities In Schools

Launching a new fundraiser can always be risky, but “Dancing With the High Point Stars” — now in its fourth year — has evolved into an event that has organizers, well, dancing for joy.


Feb. 16, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Local vineyard wins prestigious state award

Ever since Ken Craven decided to spend his retirement years operating a vineyard, there have been plenty of days he wondered whether he’d made the right decision.
Feb. 1 was not one of those days.


Feb. 14, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Women's heart problems often misdiagnosed

Women need to be aware of the symptoms for cardiovascular disease.


Feb. 10, 2014 @ 04:58 PM

Speedskating 101: What you need to know when watching Richardson race

Just because High Point has produced a two-time Olympic speedskater doesn’t necessarily mean we’re experts when it comes to understanding the sport.


Feb. 05, 2014 @ 09:21 PM

Art teachers display work

Art teachers in Guilford County will get the opportunity to show off their best work.


Feb. 03, 2014 @ 09:38 AM

Museum exhibit honors Richardson

The High Point Museum will honor one of the city’s favorite daughters — U.S. Olympic speedskater Heather Richardson — with a special exhibit this month.


Feb. 02, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Lung cancer support group forms in High Point

A couple of lung cancer survivors have created a new support group for people impacted by the deadly disease.


Jan. 30, 2014 @ 04:37 PM

Billy Graham Library keeps focus on faith

The Billy Graham Library in Charlotte is an extension of the famed North Carolina evangelist's ministry.


Jan. 27, 2014 @ 04:03 PM

Carson to address local high-schoolers in May

Internationally renowned surgeon, philanthropist and author Dr. Ben Carson will speak to nearly 1,500 high-school students during a visit to High Point in May.


Jan. 27, 2014 @ 03:41 PM

Event raises more than $9,000 to get Timmy Luck a track chair

A Randleman teenager who was severely injured in a four-wheeler accident nearly four years ago will get the track chair he needs for greater independence, thanks to the generosity of his community.


Jan. 27, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Silhouette artist coming for fundraiser at High Point Museum

The contrasts in Jeanine Owen’s art are so elementary: Black vs. white. Light vs. dark. Steel vs. paper.
The results, however, are anything but elementary.


Jan. 26, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

High Point man has big plans for the Model Farm

There’s a new vision — and new hope — for a local historical landmark that has stood empty for years.


Jan. 20, 2014 @ 03:40 PM

Fundraiser to benefit Randleman teen Timmy Luck

The Randleman community is hoping to rally around the family of an injured teen and help him purchase a track chair for greater independence outdoors.


Jan. 20, 2014 @ 03:21 PM

Hospice plans Service of Remembrance

Hospice of the Piedmont will honor the memory of patients who died during 2013 at its 23rd Annual Service of Remembrance at 3 p.m. Sunday.


Jan. 20, 2014 @ 10:37 AM

'Pink Tea Party' celebrates one year of breast cancer survivorship

About two dozen women last week attended Hayworth Cancer Center's "Pink Tea Party" to celebrate one year of breast cancer survivorship.