News

Oct. 17, 2014 @ 08:40 PM

Work to begin on I-85 industrial park

Davidson County officials have moved a step closer towards developing a large, multi-tenant industrial park off of Interstate 85.


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 08:19 PM

Church gets set for annual Gifts Galore

Looking for that one-of-a-kind gift?
Memorial United Methodist Church in Thomasville may have just what you need.


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 05:45 PM

Hungry? Check out the backyard

Tom Shepherd sat at a picnic table behind Piedmont Environmental Center with three bowls in front of him. He reached for the bowl that held a branch with inedible-looking purple berries, picked a handful and tossed them into his mouth.


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 03:56 PM

PAC money accusation enters 6th District Congressional race

Republican congressional candidate Mark Walker is celebrating a strong fundraising quarter in which he finally surpassed his opponent, but Democrat Laura Fjeld says Walker made gains because he went back on a pledge not to take political action committee money.


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 12:12 PM

County struggles with issues at local DSS building

Guilford County officials continue to seek a way to improve the working conditions at the deteriorating Department of Social Services building in downtown High Point.


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 11:41 AM

Mixed outside messages as fall market kicks off

Up until a few weeks ago, the fall High Point Market appeared poised to open in a generally positive atmosphere.


Oct. 16, 2014 @ 08:24 PM

County OKs Thomas Built incentives

The Guilford County Board of Commissioners on Thursday night approved economic incentives for an expansion by Thomas Built Buses that could lead to 236 new jobs in High Point.


Oct. 16, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

Unusual pumpkins help a good cause

A pink pumpkin?

No, you’re not seeing things. Pumpkins are going pink this Halloween season for breast cancer awareness.


Oct. 16, 2014 @ 04:05 PM

Behind the jack-o’-lantern grin

Autumn is clearly on its way as the air grows colder, the sky darkens by 7 p.m. and the ground becomes littered with crunchy leaves. People all over the United States are starting to look for the seasonal orange fruit to decorate their front steps.


Oct. 16, 2014 @ 01:48 PM

City approves Thomas Built Buses incentives

The High Point City Council this morning unanimously approved economic incentives for Thomas Built Buses to expand its West Fairfield Road operation.


Oct. 15, 2014 @ 08:03 PM

Business leaders share insights at HPU

Some of the best and brightest in the business world offered their insights Wednesday to an audience at High Point University.


Oct. 15, 2014 @ 07:30 PM

Mendenhall faces challenge from Hill in Ward 3

Ward 3 City Councilwoman Judy Mendenhall faces a challenge from Alyce Hill in the Nov. 4 election.


Oct. 15, 2014 @ 04:26 PM

HPU Poll tracks Clinton’s chance in two years

Voters here and across the state may be in the waning days of deciding whom they’ll support at the polls this fall, but a survey through High Point University already is looking ahead to the next presidential election in two years.


Oct. 14, 2014 @ 09:42 PM

Candidates sound off

All 24 candidates for city office in the Nov. 4 election participated a Tuesday night forum at High Point University.


Oct. 14, 2014 @ 05:02 PM

Official justifies evening opening for same-sex licenses

Register of Deeds Jeff Thigpen has met with county commissioners who expressed concerns about his decision to reopen his office Friday night and issue same-sex marriage licenses, though he stands by his choice.