News: Randolph County

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.

Feb. 25, 2014 @ 05:13 PM

2 area counties GOP red in filings

In Davidson and Randolph counties, this election season is lining up as a virtually all-Republican affair.

Feb. 05, 2014 @ 10:09 AM

UPDATED: Clay Aiken will run for Congress

Former “American Idol” runner-up Clay Aiken just took what would have been a routinely covered local congressional race and turned it into what promises to be a national political affair.

Feb. 04, 2014 @ 09:13 AM

For commissioner Frye, 32 years at post just a start

Republican Commissioner Darrell Frye, one of the longest-serving elected officials in the Piedmont, will seek another term to the seat he first captured 32 years ago.

Feb. 01, 2014 @ 11:23 AM

Zoo reopens today after inclement weather

The North Carolina Zoo reopened Saturday morning and resumed its regular schedule after being closed to the public since Tuesday in the wake of this week’s winter storm.

Jan. 06, 2014 @ 04:40 PM

Clay Aiken for Congress? Locals may decide

Singer Clay Aiken, the performer first made famous on “American Idol” 11 years ago, may run for Congress this year in a district that includes voters in the greater High Point area.

Dec. 10, 2013 @ 08:06 PM

Lawsuit could cost Randleman Lake up to $5 million

The Piedmont Triad Regional Water Authority received a solid report from its outside auditor, though the document also details a potential financial setback for the agency operating Randleman Lake that could total up to $5 million.