News: Local

Jul. 25, 2013 @ 06:02 AM

Diet your way to victory

The cyclists in Saturday’s race will burn 1,000 calories in an hour. So what do they eat?.


Jul. 24, 2013 @ 09:30 PM

Rate shock - homeowners pay more than approved increase

Some homeowners in the High Point area are finding what could be a startling letter in the mail from their insurance company about a suggested rate increase higher than the one allowed by state regulators.


Jul. 24, 2013 @ 04:44 PM

Furniture company sticking with Deen

The home furnishings company that markets the Paula Deen line of furniture is sticking with her, the company announced this afternoon.


Jul. 23, 2013 @ 09:30 PM

Political fight simmers over state legislative seat

Republican County Commissioner Sam Watford said that he intends to challenge recently appointed state Rep. Roger Younts, R-Davidson, in next spring’s 80th State House District primary in the wake of Younts’ controversial appointment to the post earlier this month.


Jul. 23, 2013 @ 07:16 PM

High Point fire chief resigns

After a year and two weeks on the job, High Point Fire Chief Rick McIntyre resigned from the department.


Jul. 23, 2013 @ 07:06 PM

Arrest made in weekend robbery

Police arrested two teens in the beating and robbery of a store clerk.


Jul. 23, 2013 @ 05:58 PM

Looking for good produce this summer? Be patient.

There could be a production lull before the season ends.


Jul. 23, 2013 @ 05:18 PM

This time write-ins will count

Sanitary District candidate slate comes up one short


Jul. 23, 2013 @ 05:02 PM

Bike race will close some streets this week

Visitors coming downtown starting Thursday for the High Point Cycling Classic, or motorists passing through the heart of High Point, will have to negotiate detours because of street closings for the event.


Jul. 23, 2013 @ 03:05 PM

Coble undergoing surgery for hernia

U.S. Rep. Howard Coble, R-6th, will undergo hernia surgery at a Washington, D.C., hospital this afternoon.


Jul. 23, 2013 @ 10:55 AM

Shelter pantries are running low

Local food shelters are seeing a shortage in food supplies, and West End Ministries is no exception.


Jul. 23, 2013 @ 06:01 AM

'Home again'

If Mipso sings “Home Again” when they perform for the High Point Cycling Classic, one of its members really will be.


Jul. 23, 2013 @ 06:00 AM

The many faces of Downtown High Point

Elementary school-aged children gather around Edith Brady, watching her finger as it traces lines on a map.


Jul. 22, 2013 @ 05:21 PM

New lake guidelines cause plenty of head-scratching

City leaders say they’re puzzled by new state regulations for High Point’s municipal lakes.


Jul. 22, 2013 @ 05:21 PM

Gray gets Denton contract

Former Lexington manager to lead Denton