News

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 04:20 PM

Poll of NC voters shows nearly even split on Clinton presidential bid

 When it comes to electing Hillary Clinton as president, North Carolina appears divided in the middle, according to a recent High Point University Poll.


Sep. 26, 2014 @ 04:03 PM

State’s first professional brass band to perform this weekend

For Brian Meixner, it started in fifth grade with the euphonium.


Sep. 26, 2014 @ 03:57 PM

Missing 13-year-old found unharmed

Authorities have called off the search for a 13-year-old autistic girl reported missing by her father earlier Friday.

 


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 10:27 PM

'An embarrassment to our district’

Union Hill Elementary and three other Guilford County schools remained, for the fourth year, on the low-performing list — an embarrassment, one board of education member said Thursday night, to him and the entire district.


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 05:54 PM

Businesses mount petition against street diet

Kepley's Barbecue is one of at least three businesses in Uptowne High Point that is asking its customers to sign a petition against the proposed street diet under consideration by the High Point City Council.


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 05:03 PM

Brandon, Bencini clash over market

High Point mayoral candidates Bill Bencini and Marcus Brandon are clashing over the role furniture-related businesses play downtown.


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 04:16 PM

Man arrested in parking lot shootout

A High Point man was arrested in Greensboro on Wednesday in connection to a shooting that happened in the parking lot of a convenience store earlier this week.


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 12:14 PM

High Point man found shot to death behind Dumpsters

A High Point man was shot to death in an apartment complex in Greensboro Wednesday night.


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 11:42 AM

Arrest made in attempted armed robbery

A man arrested Wednesday evening is suspected of an attempted robbery of a woman in August and, police say, may be linked to three other robberies within a two-mile radius.


Sep. 24, 2014 @ 07:50 PM

Autopsy: Woman shot in the back, cut and beaten

A High Point woman found in a McLeansville ditch in June died from a gunshot wound to the back, cuts to the neck and blunt trauma to the head, according to autopsy findings. The report indicates 45-year-old Joyce Price Eaton suffered a brutal attack.


Sep. 24, 2014 @ 05:36 PM

Phoenix high school breaks ground

A charter school that has been in the High Point area for more than a dozen years broke ground Wednesday for a high school campus.


Sep. 29, 2014 @ 10:18 AM

Local churches join in worldwide vigil

Members and visitors at Green Street Baptist Church will bow their heads tonight in prayer for persecuted Christians around the world, specifically Saeed Abedini.


Sep. 24, 2014 @ 04:13 PM

Enterovirus not likely a Triad concern

Sneezing, coughing and runny nose are its symptoms, respiratory infection is its style.


Sep. 24, 2014 @ 05:33 PM

Officer injured in wreck

One police officer is injured after a patrol car and city truck collided Wednesday morning.


Sep. 24, 2014 @ 02:31 PM

HPU poll: Voters want US to play active role on world stage

Most likely voters support the United States taking an active role in addressing turmoil in the Middle East that they see as posing a danger here, according to a High Point University poll released on Wednesday.