Life

May. 28, 2014 @ 09:49 AM

High Point woman competes on 'The American Bible Challenge'

A young woman from High Point will test her knowledge of the Bible on "The American Bible Challenge" this week.


May. 25, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Biography shares story of WWII bomber pilot Victor Idol Jr.

A biography by a former High Pointer tells of the sacrifice made by World War II bomber pilot Victor Idol Jr., who died during the war.


May. 22, 2014 @ 05:13 PM

Thomasville wins Playful City USA designation

The play’s the thing in Thomasville, which was just named a 2014 Playful City USA.


May. 19, 2014 @ 03:42 PM

Acne persists, but it can be treated more effectively

Acne just won't go away, but treatment for the common skin condition has gotten better — and consistency is the key.


May. 19, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Museum program to focus on 38th Evacuation Army Hospital

The history of the 38th Evacuation Army Hospital — and a High Point native’s instrumental role in the World War II-era hospital — will be the focus of a presentation this week at the High Point Museum.


May. 18, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Local teen follows sister's path to National Spelling Bee

Hayat Alkadir, a Ledford Middle School eighth-grader, is following her sister Nejat’s footsteps to the National Spelling Bee, which she'll compete in later this month.


May. 15, 2014 @ 05:35 PM

Healing Seekers signs deal to share videos with Discovery Education

Healing Seekers, a High Point nonprofit, has signed a contract to make its videos available to Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content for K-12 classrooms.


May. 11, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Eye-catching mural jazzes up ministry's thrift store

A colorful mural has given new life to an old High Point building and could become a focal point for the community.


May. 08, 2014 @ 01:22 PM

Program continues series on cancer survivorship

Guide Posts of Strength, a local cancer advocacy group, next week will host the second program in its survivorship series focusing on the physical side effects of cancer.


May. 05, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Thomasville girl's bracelets lift spirits at children's hospitals

Nine-year-old Zoey Craven is in the rainbow business — making them, and sharing them.


May. 04, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

New autism documentary features stories from the Triad

A new documentary focusing on a possible cause of autism features the faces — and stories — of a number of autistic children from the Triad.


May. 01, 2014 @ 04:03 PM

Power of poetry helps students connect with senior citizens

A unique poetry program at High Point University allows students to connect with senior citizens.


Apr. 28, 2014 @ 04:14 PM

School’s life skills students participate in GO FAR race for first time

Students in the life skills classes at Johnson Street Global Studies will participate in the popular GO FAR race Saturday morning.


Apr. 27, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Banks moves on with his life after serving time for crime he didn't commit

After serving more than five years in prison for a crime he didn't commit, Brian Banks has a new life after being exonerated.


Apr. 24, 2014 @ 03:44 PM

Ukrainian ministry leaders to speak about crisis in their homeland

The founders of a Ukrainian ministry who are visiting High Point will discuss the current crisis taking place in their country during a public presentation Monday evening.