News: Thomasville

Mar. 11, 2013 @ 09:15 PM

Council to consider upgrade bid

Thomasville's North Side Pump Station a major sewer project

Mar. 10, 2013 @ 08:02 PM

Davidson buses may get new ad logos

Other logos could join the bulldog on buses

Mar. 01, 2013 @ 10:30 AM

Thomasville reports sewer spill

More than 100,000 gallons of untreated wastewater spilled into three creeks.

Feb. 21, 2013 @ 01:55 PM

TMC gets “A” for patient safety

Thomasville Medical Center, a Novant Health facility, received an “A” for its Hospital Safety Score by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits.

Feb. 20, 2013 @ 05:18 PM

Police cleared in October shooting

Four Thomasville Police officers have been cleared in the shooting death of 41-year-old Scott William Muntz.

Feb. 21, 2013 @ 01:03 PM

UPDATE: Man arrested in connection with missing $41,000

Davidson County sheriff’s deputies have arrested a Winston-Salem man in connection with missing money from a Brinks armored truck.

Feb. 18, 2013 @ 06:02 PM

Local priest says younger pope needed

Father Jim Turner has no qualms over the pope’s resignation and high hopes and expectations for whoever is next.

Feb. 17, 2013 @ 05:00 AM

TMC gets ready for Day of Dance

Thomasville is offering residents a day of fun, fellowship and dance in its 2013 Day of Dance For Your Health.
The free event will be held in the gym of Thomasville High School, at 410 Unity St., from 10 a.m. until noon on Saturday, Feb. 23.

Feb. 07, 2013 @ 05:25 PM

Thomasville police close shooting probe

Thomasville police have closed the investigation into a January shooting that left one man dead.

Feb. 07, 2013 @ 05:06 PM

House fire leaves one dead

A woman is dead and a man is recovering from minor injuries after a fire destroyed a mobile home in the Pilot community Wednesday night.

Feb. 04, 2013 @ 04:54 PM

City Officials meet to discuss ideas for the future

City Council members met this weekend for a chance to look toward the city’s future, which may include a new police building and someone to assist the city in economic development.
The meeting was Saturday at Thomasville City Schools’ Honeycutt Administration building on Turner Street. The retreat was successful and beneficial to council members, according to City Manager Kelly Craver.

Jan. 30, 2013 @ 06:49 PM

Thomasville man arrested for child abuse

Thomasville police officers have arrested a man on felony child abuse charges.
On Dec. 7, detectives were called notified by Brenner’s Children’s Hospital about a four-week old baby boy who was admitted to hospital for a broken arm.

Jan. 29, 2013 @ 07:12 PM

Still going strong

Usually there is a time in your career when you decide to retire, but that is not the case for one city of Thomasville employee.
Dixie Fincannon, 70, celebrated 50 years of employment with the city on Tuesday. Her tenure is the longest in the city’s history.

Jan. 23, 2013 @ 05:34 PM

Council takes over TFI Plant

Thomasville City Council has given the owner of a dilapidated property his final warning.
At its Tuesday night meeting, the Thomasville City Council adopted an ordinance that gives Jeff Schwarz, owner of the vacant Thomasville Furniture Industries building on Fisher Ferry Street, 90 days to begin repairs on the structure.

Jan. 21, 2013 @ 03:29 PM

Thomasville police investigate two killings

The Thomasville Police Department has been busy this weekend investigating two killings that occurred Saturday.
Early Saturday morning, officers arrested Eric Allen Whisnant, 28, of Tate Street in High Point and charged him with murder after responding to 815 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Thomasville in reference to a stabbing.