News

Jul. 30, 2014 @ 05:27 PM

Hazing lawsuit attorneys 'in talks'

Attorneys in a lawsuit involving the alleged hazing death of a High Point University student received a postponement Wednesday to continue discussions about the case.


Jul. 30, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

Job market jumps up in June

The job market appears to have improved at the start of the summer, with area unemployment rates falling from the same period a year ago.


Jul. 30, 2014 @ 04:42 PM

New Breed will be sold, no layoffs planned

A Connecticut-based logistics company will purchase New Breed Logistics, the city’s 13th-largest employer which has its main operation in north High Point.


Jul. 30, 2014 @ 10:59 AM

It’s not a drive-in, but the next-best thing

Sunday evening, movie lovers can gather at 512 Collective for an outdoor viewing of the 1993 movie “The Sandlot.”


Jul. 30, 2014 @ 08:24 AM

Moped rider dies in evening wreck

A rider on a moped died Tuesday night after a collision with a car in east High Point.


Jul. 29, 2014 @ 09:11 PM

Is there still hope?

The Post 87 HiToms will finally have their opportunity to tell their side of the story.


Jul. 30, 2014 @ 09:24 AM

Constitutional gay marriage ban may not afford state legal cover

It appears that a federal court is making what seemed like a legal buttress against gay marriage in North Carolina a moot point.


Jul. 29, 2014 @ 05:03 PM

Section of Montlieu about to close as roadway

Motorists who regularly travel a section of Montlieu Avenue between College Drive and Centennial Street can make one last trip Wednesday.


Jul. 29, 2014 @ 02:34 PM

Post 87 cries foul

UPDATE: The national Legion office has reopened Post 87's appeal. Posts 87 and 82 will have 24 hours to submit their statements. (Post 82 is Shelby, where the American Legion World Series is permently held.)
This puts the N.C. Legion in a difficult position after it ignored Post 87's request to halt the tournament.


Jul. 28, 2014 @ 05:32 PM

Jobs lost and gained by same furniture employer

The company that owns and operates the Pearson home furnishings line completed the closing of its High Point plant Friday, three days after announcing plans for its new corporate headquarters in the city.

 


Jul. 28, 2014 @ 05:23 PM

Event seeks to raise awareness, stop human trafficking in the Triad

Brothels, farms, restaurants and factories are just a few places where human trafficking can be found, not just internationally, but right here at home.


Jul. 28, 2014 @ 02:10 PM

Vegas market will grow in scope

The organizers of the Las Vegas Market today announced an upcoming expansion of showroom space at the outset of its summer trade show at World Market Center.


Jul. 28, 2014 @ 09:30 AM

Blood oath

When Larry Tesh donates platelets, which clot blood, he said the package that holds the mixture resembles a bag of liquid gold.

But, in a way, it’s worth much more. 


Jul. 27, 2014 @ 05:05 PM

Aiken seeks to close money gap with Ellmers

Democratic congressional hopeful Clay Aiken hopes that he can become an idol of campaign supporters as he seeks to compete in donations against second-term Rep. Renee Ellmers, R-2nd.


Jul. 27, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

Get a call that you’ve won a prize? Don’t bet on it

A local woman who was called earlier this month by someone claiming that she won a prize through Publishers Clearing House didn’t fall for the con.