News

Sep. 09, 2014 @ 05:32 PM

Mother appeals dismissal in hazing lawsuit

The mother of a former High Point University student has appealed a judge’s decision to dismiss her lawsuit against the university.


Sep. 09, 2014 @ 10:32 AM

Trusty beagle saves local candidate’s life

Democratic state House candidate Ron Weatherford isn’t going to let something like a heart attack keep him from completing his campaign this fall.


Sep. 09, 2014 @ 09:37 AM

Grab a seat, make a chair

Everything fell into place for High Point University faculty and staff to explore not only a new major, but a new view on sitting with the new "The Art of Seating" exhibit.


Sep. 08, 2014 @ 10:02 PM

Teen wounded in fourth drive-by shooting in nine days

Another shooting sent a 19-year-old to the hospital with a gunshot wound to his mouth Monday night.


Sep. 08, 2014 @ 06:31 PM

'Best defense is a good offense'

Attorney General Roy Cooper had a message Monday for High Point University students who have student loan debt, credit card offers and a one-in-five chance of becoming a victim of identity theft weighing on their shoulders: Make smart financial decisions.


Sep. 10, 2014 @ 10:58 AM

UPDATE: High Point student remains missing at ASU

Appalachian State University officials said this afternoon that they don't have any new information about the disappearance of 18-year-old student Anna Smith, though they continue an intense search for her on and around campus.


Sep. 09, 2014 @ 08:01 AM

Construction finally getting over Great Recession

Windley Dunbar’s experience during the past six years with his longtime commercial construction business mirrors the incremental recovery of the industry from ravages of the Great Recession.


Sep. 08, 2014 @ 05:09 PM

Johnson/Sandy Ridge widening slowly draws closer

Even though construction is years away, the potential widening of Johnson Street/Sandy Ridge Road has received a lot of attention.


Sep. 08, 2014 @ 07:45 AM

Two shot in drive-by attack

Two people were wounded — one apparently with critical injuries — in a drive-by shooting Sunday night in south High Point.


Sep. 08, 2014 @ 08:40 AM

Man accused of homicide, kidnapping found dead

Authorities said Sunday the suspect in a Rowan County shooting death and assault Saturday is also suspected in a kidnapping and rape involving a High Point-area couple Saturday night.


Sep. 07, 2014 @ 02:50 PM

Seeing double? If you’re at this local school, you just might be

One has darker hair and the other has braces, but 8-year-old twins Hannah and Haley Kramer said people confuse them all the time.


Sep. 07, 2014 @ 01:25 PM

No rest for the weary political TV ad viewers

Elsie Manning of High Point has noticed the grinding reality of politics evolve on her TV screen during the past two to three decades.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 08:47 PM

Cycling classic offers fun for everyone

Kevin Ford and his wife, Heather, aren’t necessarily serious cycling fans, but they said watching the high-speed races in downtown High Point on Saturday was a sight to behold.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 04:14 PM

‘Ride United’ hits the course early

Malone Calloway got to ride the streets of downtown High Point in style Saturday morning.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 02:56 PM

Does High Point reflect America? Report offers insight

How much is High Point like the rest of the country? More than you might think, according to a recent report that ranks qualities of the area against the American average.