Dec. 11, 2014 @ 08:48 PM

24-year-old welder wins United Way’s car giveaway

At first nothing happened when 24-year-old Victor Sinclair turned the key at Vann York Toyota Thursday night.

Dec. 11, 2014 @ 07:22 PM

Teasley acquitted by jury in 2012 killing

A jury found Weldon Teasley not guilty Thursday of murder in the 2012 shooting death of his girlfriend’s son. Following Teasley’s acquittal on a first-degree murder charge, a judge ordered that the man — who has spent the last two years and nine months jailed — be freed.

Dec. 11, 2014 @ 03:46 PM

Fire disrupts High Point nursing home

Crews responded to a fire at a High Point nursing home Thursday afternoon in the Forsyth County part of the city.

Dec. 11, 2014 @ 02:29 PM

Region, state top lists for job losses to China

Communities across the High Point area and North Carolina are among the hardest hit by job losses linked to China during a 12-year period, according to a report released this afternoon.

Dec. 11, 2014 @ 02:19 PM

Buzzispace brings new vision, hope for city’s revitalization

Its official opening on Thursday is what Gov. Pat McCrory considered to be “the best of High Point, the best of Guilford County, and the best of North Carolina.”

Dec. 11, 2014 @ 04:16 PM

UPDATE: Teasley acquitted by jury in killing

has been found not guilty of murder in the 2012 death of 22-year-old Judarius Quick. He is set to be released from jail.

Dec. 10, 2014 @ 05:40 PM

Developer plans retail center on N. Main

A company intends to redevelop a N. Main Street site into a retail center, according to plans on file with the city and state.

Dec. 12, 2014 @ 01:18 PM

First Obamacare deadline nears

Insurance specialists are expecting a spike in signups this week for coverage under the Affordable Care Act as the first deadline approaches for the program’s latest enrollment period.


Dec. 10, 2014 @ 04:04 PM

Wade, Robinson will lead legislative delegation

Two state senators who represent High Point in the N.C. General Assembly will head up the Guilford County state legislative delegation.

Dec. 10, 2014 @ 02:27 PM

Silver alert issued for missing, endangered 26 year old

The NC Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert Wednesday for a High Point man believed to be suffering from a cognitive impairment.

Dec. 10, 2014 @ 03:29 PM

Unique zip code for HPU starting in 2015

As HPU’s enrollment skyrocketed over the past 10 years, many other parts of campus have had to change with the increasing number of students.

Mail is one of them. So they're getting a new ZIP code. 

Dec. 10, 2014 @ 09:26 AM

LoveLine ceremony lights up for cancer patients

The Hayworth Cancer Center will hold its 26th LoveLine Ceremony Thursday as a way to remember cancer patients who have died and hope for those who continue to battle it.

Dec. 09, 2014 @ 08:58 PM

Argument sparked fatal shotgun blast

There is no question Weldon Teasley fired the shotgun, fatally striking his girlfriend’s son in the face in 2012. The question is whether the act was out of self-defense, as his attorney is arguing, or out of deliberation and premeditation, as a prosecutor is working to prove this week during the man’s murder trial.

Dec. 10, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Proposed Five Points ‘gateway’ raises concerns

A proposed transportation project that could change the face of the Five Points community has raised concerns.

Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

October jobless rates plummet

Job-seekers in the area have been waiting six years for the employment market to recover from the Great Recession, and now that finally may be happening in earnest.