News

Aug. 16, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Full steam ahead: Some say train travel is making a comeback

There’s something to be said for the whistling sound as a train rounds the bend, the blur of greenery passing by the windows and the rattle and vibration as the enormous machine moves along the rails.


Aug. 16, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Council to consider contract for manager search

The City Council on Monday will consider hiring a consultant to begin the process of selecting a city manager.


Aug. 19, 2014 @ 11:04 AM

Dumpster books get artistic makeover

Books that were going to be thrown out from an area middle school library got a second chance this week.
They were cut, glued, ripped and folded into book sculptures.


Aug. 15, 2014 @ 07:32 PM

Cedrow sidewalk project nears completion

A project aimed at improving pedestrian safety in one area of east High Point is nearing completion.


Aug. 15, 2014 @ 07:28 PM

High Point gets its first woman assistant chief

It was her goal from the beginning. The moment she decided to embark on a journey through law enforcement, she set her sights on making her way up to assistant chief.


Aug. 14, 2014 @ 07:21 PM

What’s the hurry?

What’s the hurry all of a sudden?
That’s the question lingering over City Council’s possible hiring of a search firm to identify candidates for High Point’s next city manager.


Aug. 14, 2014 @ 06:51 PM

Final act: Shakespeare Festival discontinues operations

The final curtain has fallen on the North Carolina Shakespeare Festival.


Aug. 14, 2014 @ 06:50 PM

Together 48 years, couple fights NC marriage ban

On the summer night Ellen Gerber and Pearl Berlin committed to spending their lives together, the No. 1 song was "When A Man Loves A Woman."


Aug. 14, 2014 @ 06:21 PM

Power suit: New technology can turn clothing into energy source

Imagine if talking, standing in a warm area or moving your body could charge a cell phone.


Aug. 14, 2014 @ 01:43 PM

Authorities seek missing man

The Guilford County Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a man who has been missing since Wednesday morning.


Aug. 13, 2014 @ 07:29 PM

Council moving on manager hire

After months of indecision, some High Point City Council members now say they want to hire a new city manager before their terms end in December.



Aug. 13, 2014 @ 05:27 PM

End of SMOD?

A handful of people stepped up to the podium Tuesday night at Guilford County Schools administrative office, their collective voice loud and urgent: stop SMOD.


Aug. 13, 2014 @ 07:40 PM

Documentary focuses on killer of High Point woman

A serial killer whose victims included a young High Point woman will be the subject of a documentary airing Thursday night on the Investigation Discovery cable channel.


Aug. 13, 2014 @ 08:03 AM

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