News

Jul. 22, 2014 @ 07:46 PM

Water line break digs up past

Contractors working Tuesday to fix a water line break on N. Main Street cleared out asphalt and dug up a little more than planned — the past.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 05:46 PM

Man instigates standoff with Thomasville police

Thomasville police on Tuesday tried to negotiate with a man who barricaded himself inside a home.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 04:56 PM

Heritage Home Group moving headquarters to High Point

Heritage Home Group confirmed Tuesday that it will move its corporate headquarters to High Point.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 01:12 PM

Furniture company leader shifting roles

Kevin O’Connor, president and chief executive officer of Samson Marketing and a former chairman of the High Point Market Authority board of directors, will step down as head of the marketing arm of Samson Holding.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 10:20 AM

Man dies overnight in motorcycle wreck

A man was killed after a motorcycle reported stolen nearly a year ago crashed late Monday night, according to police.


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 08:28 PM

Family furniture business thrives on innovation

A sleek, modern look predominates at Davis Furniture Industries’ corporate office in south High Point.


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 08:24 PM

Small but mighty: Laurel University growing

There is more to higher education than several buildings dotting a sprawling, green college campus, and faculty and staff at Laurel University are working to prove that.


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 08:14 PM

Council OKs Kilby cleanup

Demolition crews will be busy in High Point in the coming months.


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 05:11 PM

Candidate filing reflects historic change

Nearly 50 years after Congress passed the Voting Rights Act to ensure the opportunity for blacks to vote in the South, High Point reflects the magnitude of the change brought by the legislation.

 


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 08:19 PM

Judge declines to seal records in hazing case

A judge on Monday declined a request to seal records in a lawsuit involving the alleged hazing death of a High Point University student.


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 02:21 PM

First for High Point happens tomorrow

The city will make some aviation history tomorrow, though it has nothing to do with a flight.


Jul. 20, 2014 @ 04:40 PM

Dalton remembered as giant figure in community

Retired physician Dr. Don Douglas said the true measure of his longtime friend and community leader P. Hunter Dalton Jr., who died Friday, is that he can’t think of any progress the city made during the past several decades in which Dalton didn’t play a role.

 


Jul. 20, 2014 @ 01:02 PM

Say cheese! Goat dairy industry finds niche in Triad

As Sammy Gray walks around the barn at Wilderness Trail Dairy in Trinity, a brown goat follows him, her eyes locked on the bottom of his shirt. When he stops to pet another animal, she nibbles on his shirt.

“They’re loved,” Gray said, looking around at dozens of other goats. “They have to work, but they’re loved. Right, Gracie?”


Jul. 20, 2014 @ 01:00 PM

Abandoned Myrtle Desk building restored for showroom

Terry Seitz has shown his furniture all over the world, but something keeps bringing him back to High Point.


Jul. 20, 2014 @ 01:00 PM

Economic forecast study delivered for Uptowne

Supporters of the proposed revitalization of Uptowne High Point have what they hope will be new ammunition in making their case.