The city will make some aviation history tomorrow, though it has nothing to do with a flight.
Retired physician Dr. Don Douglas said the true measure of his longtime friend and community leader P. Hunter Dalton Jr., who died Friday, is that he can’t think of any progress the city made during the past several decades in which Dalton didn’t play a role.
As Sammy Gray walks around the barn at Wilderness Trail Dairy in Trinity, a brown goat follows him, her eyes locked on the bottom of his shirt. When he stops to pet another animal, she nibbles on his shirt.
“They’re loved,” Gray said, looking around at dozens of other goats. “They have to work, but they’re loved. Right, Gracie?”
Terry Seitz has shown his furniture all over the world, but something keeps bringing him back to High Point.
Supporters of the proposed revitalization of Uptowne High Point have what they hope will be new ammunition in making their case.
A revised plan to transform the area in front of the High Point Neal F. Austin Public Library into a public gathering space has received a positive reception from city leaders.
When Jim and Carol Newman, two members of the First United Methodist Church on N. Main Street, first visited the Sheraton Towers in 2008, they received a mixed reaction. Some residents were thrilled to meet them. Others were shy and steered clear of the couple and the church.
Residents soon will have a chance to voice their opinions on the proposed “street diet” for Uptowne.
The organizer of a beer festival held in downtown High Point last year is moving the event to Greensboro.
Ryan Saunders said the inaugural Hopfest, held at the Mendenhall Transportation Terminal last summer, was a success.
But Saunders, who has spearheaded several revitalization initiatives in High Point, said he decided to move the festival in large part because Greensboro’s bureaucracy was much easier to navigate.
At first political blush, the marquee Republican Party runoff in the 6th Congressional District and the lower-profile GOP runoff for a Randolph County commissioners seat might not seem to have much in common.
But in both contests, conservative voters from the Piedmont chose party nominees for the Nov. 4 general election who were upstarts and took positions at odds with the political establishment.
A 56-year-old High Point grandmother was in for the shock of her life when she learned she was pregnant — and it could be twins.
You’ll often see boaters, fishermen, paddleboarders, canoers, kayakers and water skiers on Oak Hollow Lake.
Ever wonder why you never see swimmers?
The City Council has suspended activities at the site known as the pit until policies governing liability insurance and other requirements are put in place.
Becky Smothers has served in local elected office off and on from a time when President Jimmy Carter served his first year in the White House, “Tonight's The Night” by Rod Stewart topped the music charts and the city limit didn’t extend much beyond Oak Hollow Lake.
On Friday, she decided it’s time to step away from a seat at the City Council dais.
Mayor Bernita Sims will not run for another term in office.