News: Randolph County

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.

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.