The recent excitement over the World Cup may have kicked up the profile of soccer in the country, but the game has carried a status in the city for close to 30 years.
More than 20 years after NAFTA was enacted, the ripple effects of the trade pact reverberate through a pair of upcoming area plant closings that will cost nearly 900 jobs.
It should be a recipe for escalating oil and gas prices.
An ongoing civil war in the petroleum-producing country of Iraq. A horrific conflict between Israelis and Palestinians in Gaza. A commercial jet flying over Ukraine shot down in a military zone in the disputed eastern region of the European nation.
Gov. Pat McCrory is scheduled to join local dignitaries for the opening of the new High Point Convention & Visitors Bureau Regional Visitors Center at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
Workers have made progress shoring up an unstable facade on part of the International Home Furnishings Center, though no date has been set on completing repairs that began more than two months ago.
A federal judge has approved the first payouts for victims of the mammoth Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme, which bilked people from the High Point area to 157 nations.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Piedmont Triad Airport Authority is installing electronic vehicle charging stations at the airport — devices that should be in full operation by August.
One shopping center’s loss will be another one’s gain when Planet Fitness relocates its High Point center later this summer.
The former head of the Piedmont Triad Partnership will become the first leader of the economic development group out of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.
To bring home the tie between High Point and Piedmont Triad International Airport, economic recruiter Loren Hill on Tuesday referenced a precise figure — 4,161 feet.
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.