News: Thomasville

May. 27, 2014 @ 04:55 PM

Airsoft gun seized from child at school

A 9-year-old student at Liberty Drive Elementary School brought an unloaded airsoft gun to school Tuesday, which was seized after he showed it to another child.


Apr. 25, 2014 @ 10:47 AM

Teenager injured in high-speed chase

A teenager from Thomasville was critically injured early this morning in a crash following a high-speed chase across parts of Guilford County in which the fleeing car reached speeds approaching 100 mph.


Jul. 30, 2013 @ 05:40 PM

Woman, 79, assaulted in robbery

Thomasville police don’t often see elderly people being victims of violent robberies.


Jul. 30, 2013 @ 05:33 PM

Teen stabs dad with pocket knife

A teenager has been arrested after detectives with the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office say he stabbed his 43-year-old father with a pocket knife on Saturday.


Jul. 30, 2013 @ 01:46 PM

79-year-old woman pepper-sprayed for purse

Thomasville Police are looking for possibly three women who pepper-sprayed a 79-year-old woman before snatching her purse and driving away Monday afternoon.


Jul. 22, 2013 @ 10:42 AM

Jackson bows out of Thomasville council race

Mayor Joe Bennett will have two familiar challengers


Jul. 18, 2013 @ 09:33 PM

Two arrested in Thomasville for heroin

A man and woman have been arrested by Thomasville police for trafficking heroin.


Jul. 18, 2013 @ 09:22 PM

Pair arrested on drug charges

Thomasville police arrested a man and woman on several drug charges Wednesday.


Jul. 16, 2013 @ 07:25 PM

TPD swears in new officers

Thomasville police Chief Jeff Insley sums up the addition of three new police officers to the department in one simple phrase: “Our thin blue line is becoming a little thicker today.”


Jul. 16, 2013 @ 07:16 PM

Officers honored for saving lives

Four Thomasville Police officers received commendations Tuesday


Jul. 15, 2013 @ 10:18 PM

Thomasville faces sewer suit

Yadkin Riverkeeper wants city to move faster on sewer upgrades.


Jul. 15, 2013 @ 09:52 PM

Still a Secret

Thomasville Council approves $61,000 in incentives for the two unnamed companies.



Jul. 12, 2013 @ 05:45 PM

Man uses propane tank to blow up van

A homeless man has been arrested for setting a car on fire during a dispute with the vehicle’s owner.


Jul. 11, 2013 @ 06:26 PM

Heavy downpour causes flooding in Thomasville

Heavy rains on Thursday left many Thomasville residents scrambling for cover, flooding yards and businesses and forcing numerous street closures.
The Chair City was bombarded with more than 2 inches of rain in a few hours, which caused already-swollen creeks and rivers to overflow.