Sep. 02, 2014 @ 08:25 PM

Council concerned over recycling costs

Some City Council members are trying to put the brakes on plans to spend millions of dollars on what has been a money-losing operation.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 07:43 PM

Beach Music Blast prepares for sixth year of beach tunes

Beachy tunes will return to the Ilderton dealership parking lot as the sixth annual Beach Music Blast returns to High Point.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 04:00 PM

HPU tests sirens, emergency system today

High Point University today will test its sirens and emergency preparedness system.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 03:55 PM

Food truck offerings coming to downtown

The city is launching a program to bring food truck vendors to downtown High Point.

Sep. 01, 2014 @ 04:19 PM

One of these men is High Point’s next mayor

High Point will have a new top elected leader since Mayor Bernita Sims isn’t seeking re-election. That leaves Bill Bencini, Marcus Brandon or Jimmy Scott to take the oath office as mayor this December after voters make their choice Nov. 4.


Sep. 02, 2014 @ 10:43 AM

Zeek Rewards victims a month from some restitution

The date Sept. 30 is one that victims of the global Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme have had circled on their calendars for months.

Sep. 01, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

High Point Friends School to see new leadership

High Point Friends School will see new leadership next year following the retirement of longtime Head of School David Girardi.

Sep. 01, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Cycling Classic grows bigger and better

With less than a weeks until the High Point Cycling Classic, the celebration continues to grow bigger.

Sep. 01, 2014 @ 11:40 AM

Body found in car reported on fire

Investigators are trying to determine the cause of death of a person whose body was found in a vehicle reported on fire this past weekend.

Sep. 01, 2014 @ 08:19 AM

Writing from the heart

Bailey Bowers, 17, has not stopped writing since kindergarten. And it has served her well.

Aug. 31, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Speakers to kick off and inspire positive change in Triad

Three evenings in September may be all it takes to trigger positive change in the Triad, but Anthony Higgs is prepared to settle in for the long haul.

Aug. 31, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Even in modern work era, sometimes filth can’t be avoided

On this Labor Day, as we honor our workforce, many local people earning a paycheck don’t relish a clean, climate-controlled office job.

Aug. 31, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

North State banking on fiber network

North State CEO Royster Tucker III says the High Point-based telecommunications company is leading the way when it comes to the latest technology.

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 07:42 PM

Music in the air

Even as the day climbed to 90 degrees, the audience at the fourth annual John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival did not budge from their seats Saturday afternoon. There was excellent jazz music to be heard. 

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 04:09 PM

Frisbee team with High Point members takes world title in Italy

With the mountains folded around them, the team found themselves on a field in Italy, blindsided by every move the Finnish team threw their way. It was the second game in the world championships, and they weren’t giving up yet.