News

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. 15, 2014 @ 06:49 PM

Legislative delegation hears city concerns

For all the controversy surrounding the N.C. General Assembly, none of it was on display at High Point City Hall on Monday night.


Apr. 15, 2014 @ 01:18 PM

Phoenix Academy to start new program

With the number of charter schools in the state on the rise, Phoenix Academy has found a way to continue to be competitive.


Apr. 15, 2014 @ 09:52 AM

UPDATE: Shadow Valley Road back open

Storms with heavy rains that pushed through the area last night and early this morning disrupted some motorists in High Point.


Apr. 14, 2014 @ 05:57 PM

Strange package found at bank not dangerous

A package found inside a north High Point bank Monday that aroused suspicions didn’t contain explosives.


Apr. 14, 2014 @ 05:33 PM

Masters winner Watson thrills local friends, fans

Local restaurant owner Tim Carter said that Masters golf tournament champion Bubba Watson, fortunately, disproves the adage that nice guys finish last.


Apr. 14, 2014 @ 05:30 PM

Pastor's death stuns congregation

A High Point congregation is mourning the death of its senior pastor, who took his own life over the weekend.


Apr. 14, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

Klan shooting suspect tied to past hate attack in Triad

The Ku Klux Klan leader arrested this past weekend in the shooting deaths of three residents of Overland Park, Kan., has ties to the notorious Klan/Nazi shootout in a Greensboro neighborhood 35 years ago.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 04:45 PM

Early voting enters new phase

North Carolina’s ongoing experiment with early voting probably will never receive as much attention as when voters go to polling booths later this month and again this fall.


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.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

City still looking to find business voice

The controversy surrounding the proposed hiring by the city of a business consultant to work on redevelopment issues in High Point has rekindled the debate about whether the city needs a stronger business advocate.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Big-ticket infrastructure projects get council OK

The City Council recently approved several big-ticket expenditures for capital projects.


Apr. 12, 2014 @ 06:10 PM

At 79, earning black belt in martial arts

Clifton White Jr. — by breaking a board with one hand and another with a bare foot — proved Saturday afternoon that, yet again, age is just a number.


Apr. 12, 2014 @ 04:20 PM

Fairview to get new principal

Angela Dawson, soon-to-be principal of Fairview Elementary, said she is ready and excited to turn the school around next year.


Apr. 12, 2014 @ 04:16 PM

Poll: 63 percent of voters oppose ‘super PACs’

A new poll by High Point University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill finds that large percentages of registered voters say super PACs — organizations that can raise and spend unlimited amounts of money on behalf of candidates they support — should be illegal and that the news media should help voters recognize which advertisements the organizations buy to support particular candidates.