News: Randolph County

Jun. 22, 2014 @ 07:27 PM

Longtime Trinity councilman Lambeth resigns

Veteran Trinity City Councilman Barry Lambeth has resigned from office, the second elected official to leave since last November’s city election and another sign of the ongoing unrest in the northern Randolph County community.

May. 15, 2014 @ 07:00 PM

Randolph officials probe attempt to vote twice

A voter in Randolph County attempted to cast two ballots — one by mail and another at a polling place — during the primary election season that concluded May 6.

May. 05, 2014 @ 04:15 PM

Furniture company may expand in Randolph County

An unidentified private company based in High Point is considering whether to open an upholstered furniture assembly and distribution plant in eastern Randolph County that could lead to 150 new jobs.

Apr. 23, 2014 @ 03:36 PM

Who's running? Here's your sample primary ballot

This sample ballot includes Democratic, Republican and nonpartisan primary races for congressional, state legislative and local elections in Davidson, Guilford and Randolph counties.

Apr. 23, 2014 @ 03:14 PM

Abbreviated early voting season kicks off Thursday

If you want to get a jump on your civic duty to vote, you get an early chance starting Thursday.


Apr. 23, 2014 @ 02:58 PM

KKK fliers not welcome in area city

Leaders and residents of Archdale have a simple, straightforward message for anyone who has been circulating hate-group fliers in their community — your message and actions aren’t welcome here.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 04:25 PM

Randleman Lake operators settle long-standing lawsuit

The agency that operates the Randleman Regional Reservoir announced Tuesday that it has settled a long-running inverse condemnation lawsuit for $2.35 million.

Apr. 13, 2014 @ 04:29 PM

Authorities catch suspect in stabbing death

Law enforcement officers this morning caught a suspect trying to flee the country after a stabbing death that happened Saturday night at a residence in Randleman.

Mar. 31, 2014 @ 03:39 PM

President signs ice storm disaster declaration

President Barack Obama today signed a declaration for a major disaster in the state from the March 7 ice storm and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the Piedmont.

Mar. 31, 2014 @ 08:35 AM

Fires of coincidence or string of arsons?

Firefighters in Randolph County battled five building fires within 12 miles of each other this morning.

Mar. 24, 2014 @ 01:54 PM

Davidson, Randolph added to roadway debris cleanup

Davidson and Randolph counties have been added to a list of counties where N.C. Department of Transportation crews will collect debris from the March 7 ice storm.

Mar. 22, 2014 @ 04:08 PM

Northern Randolph County woman dies in wreck

A 59-year-old woman from northern Randolph County died about a mile from her home when her car struck a box truck early Saturday morning.

Mar. 19, 2014 @ 04:08 PM

Trinity woman dies in east High Point crash

A woman from Randolph County, who was traveling in a minivan on E. Kivett Drive, died Wednesday afternoon when the vehicle collided with a truck and was pushed into a utility pole at the intersection with Triangle Lake Road.

Mar. 02, 2014 @ 07:33 PM

Trinity resumes retreat discussions Tuesday

Shortly after being called to order Saturday morning, Trinity City Council voted unanimously to cover only a few items on its retreat agenda and recess the remainder to another date.

Feb. 26, 2014 @ 08:46 AM

Archdale officer hurt in wreck

An Archdale Police Department officer was hurt Tuesday evening when a pickup smashed into his police cruiser in a neighborhood of the northern Randolph County city.