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Oct. 27, 2014 @ 03:24 PM

Police say this man robbed Bank of America in High Point today

The man walked into the bank, passed the clerk a note and showed a handgun, police said.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 12:17 PM

Man airlifted to hospital following brutal stabbing

A man was airlifted to the hospital in critical condition early Monday morning after another man brutally stabbed him, police said.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 11:55 AM

Hagan, Tillis deadlock down stretch run

The last High Point University Poll before North Carolinians settle the U.S. Senate race seems to send a clear message — undecided voters should determine the outcome of one of the most watched political contests in the country this fall.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 09:05 AM

Mayor hopefuls talk MLK street naming, other issues at forum

The three candidates for High Point mayor answered questions on issues of race, poverty and economic development at a Thursday night forum sponsored by The Ministers Conference of High Point, the NAACP of High Point and the Black Leadership Roundtable.


Oct. 26, 2014 @ 03:05 PM

U.S. furniture manufacturing on upswing?

The tide is starting to turn for American furniture manufacturing.


Oct. 26, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Wagner faces challenge from Bronnert in Ward 4

Ward 4 City Councilman Jay Wagner faces a challenge from political newcomer Jim Bronnert in the Nov. 4 election.


Oct. 26, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Road diet a tough sell for council

 If you build it, there is no evidence they will come.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 09:11 PM

Lexington Barbecue Festival upholds the tasty tradition

The 'cue.
Why else would anyone travel more than an hour to get to the Lexington Barbecue Festival?


Oct. 29, 2014 @ 11:17 AM

Audiologist gives the gift of hearing in Peru

Tami Ike's favorite part of fitting Peruvian children with hearing aids was watching their hearing come back to them. 


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 09:07 PM

High Point Regional donates AEDs to rec center

The Archdale Recreation Center is now better prepared to take on one of the leading causes of death in the United States — sudden cardiac arrest.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Despite pink image, men can get breast cancer, too

Despite the pervasiveness of pink every October, men can get breast cancer, too.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 09:34 AM

Coming full circle

Vicki Rulli didn’t know it 20-some years ago as she wandered around the High Point Market, a 20-year-old working odd jobs and trying to find direction, but she was laying the groundwork for her future career.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 08:13 PM

Zeek Rewards ringleader indicted

A North Carolina man that prosecutors say masterminded an $850 million Internet-based Ponzi scheme faces charges of wire and mail fraud, conspiracy and tax fraud.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 07:35 PM

Boys & Girls Club event touts afterschool program

A rally held Thursday at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater High Point was one of more than 8,000 events nationwide to tout the importance of afterschool programs for children.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 08:30 PM

Straight-ticket voting now a thing of the past

A common saying of many people stepping into a polling booth is that they don’t vote for the party, but the person.

But the popularity of a voting option being eliminated this year in North Carolina — straight-ticket voting — shows that the pull of the Democratic or Republican parties remains strong.