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5 things to know about the NCHSAA basketball playoffs  Greensboro News & Record

The NCHSAA basketball playoffs start Tuesday across the state. Here are five things to know as area teams get ready to pursue state titles:



New Sheriff's Colonel Seems Friendly But Can Be Deadly  The Rhino TImes

Posted by Scott D. Yost | Mar 24, 2019 | News. New Sheriff's Colonel Seems Friendly But Can Be Deadly. The Guilford County Sheriff's Department has a new ...



Helping Hands | Life  Greensboro News & Record

The High Point Arts Council held its fifth annual Community Arts Day on Jan. 20 at the Centennial Station Arts Center. Eighteen arts projects received Teacher ...



Person killed when SUV hits building in High Point identified as High Point Central High student  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- A high school senior was killed in a fiery car crash. High Point police report 18-year-old Dezmond Williams, of High Point, died after the ...



Southwest Guilford runs to 11-0 with dominating victory over High Point Central  Greensboro News & Record

HIGH POINT — Everything Southwest Guilford does on the basketball court starts with defense, but for a quarter on Friday night at High Point Central, the ...



High Point Central students upset after decorated parking spaces vandalized  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- High Point Central High School had to clean up their school parking lot after someone vandalized the parking spaces. Disturbing pictures ...



Family, classmates gather at High Point Central to remember teen shot and killed  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Through song, tears and a comforting embrace, staff at High Point Central High School supported Griffin Weathers' family and the hundreds ...



High School and HPU Students Collaborate on Science Experiments and Art  High Point University

Students from High Point Central High School walked out of the science labs in Couch Hall at High Point University with a truly one-of-a-kind work of art.



Guilford County Schools' 2018 valedictorians and salutatorians  Greensboro News & Record

The following Guilford County Schools students were named valedictorians or salutatorians at their schools. Students graduated in May and June. Graduate ...



Police arrest suspect in High Point Central High School shooting  Greensboro News & Record

High Point Central High School and Ferndale Middle School are currently locked down as part of the safety protocol.



HPU to Host Annual Veterans Day Celebration  High Point University

High Point University will honor hundreds of men and women who have served the nation during its annual Veterans Day Celebration. The event will be.



August Extraordinary Leader: ‘There Is No Quit In Him’  High Point University

Abdul-Qahar played varsity basketball for three years at High Point Central High School. He was the team's captain during his senior year. Last year, on the fifth ...



Report: Juvenile charged with firing gun at High Point Central isn't a student there  Winston-Salem Journal

HIGH POINT — A 15-year-old accused of firing a gun at High Point Central High School on Monday is facing felony charges, according to WGHP-Channel 8.



Nine New Members Added to the Board of Visitors  High Point University

High Point University has appointed nine new members to its Board of Visitors. The board is composed of more than 100 friends of HPU who are recognized for.



Renovations continue at High Point Central High School  myfox8.com

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- It's almost time for students to get back to the classroom, but at High Point Central High School the work outside of the classroom has really ...



HPU Announces Details for 8th Annual Community Christmas Celebration  High Point University

High Point University continues its tradition of celebrating the sights and sounds of the holiday season with friends and neighbors. The eighth annual.



Say Yes gets money for new support services in Guilford schools  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Say Yes to Education Guilford says a $100,000 grant will help the nonprofit fulfill needs, such as paying tutors or funding field trips, identified ...



Founder and chairman of High Point fabric firm dies  Triad Business Journal

Robert "Rob" G. Culp III, founder and chairman of High Point-based Culp Inc., died on Dec. 8 after battling leukemia. Born Sept. 11, 1946, Culp founded the ...



International Baccalaureate students and graduates at High Point Central High recognized  Greensboro News & Record

International Baccalaureate students and graduates at High Point Central High were recognized during a ceremony on Dec. 19.



Teen charged with fatally shooting 17-year-old in High Point  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- A High Point teenager is dead and another is in jail after a drug deal over marijuana, according to police. Police arrived to the Laurel ...



High Point Central Wrestler Isaac Toe | Gnr  Greensboro News & Record

High Point Central Wrestler Isaac Toe during a meet at High Point Central High School where he faced Ragsdale's Nigel Freeman in the 120lb class and won ...



High Point Central High School's 2017 graduates  Greensboro News & Record

Aya Nidal Abdelaziz, Caitlin Josette Adamcik, Alondra Carrie Alycia Adams, Mark Nana Addo, Michael Davey Adkins, Rebecca Carlyle Adkins, Jesus Alejandro ...



High Point Central High School Class of 1960 creates scholarship to help students with college  myfox8.com

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Richard Carmichael graduated from High Point Central in 1960 and still has many fond memories. In fact, in the 56 years since he was a ...



16-year-old fatally shot 17-year-old in drug deal gone bad, High Point police say  Greensboro News & Record

HIGH POINT — A 16-year-old Ledford High School student has been arrested in the killing of a 17-year-old over what police say was a drug deal gone awry.



Bob Christina Retiring From Pinecrest's Helm | News | thepilot.com  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest Principal Bob Christina is retiring this summer after three years at the school, Moore County Schools announced to faculty and staff Wednesday.



Triad Native Germaine Pratt Named NC State Football Captain  WFMYNews2.com

RALEIGH, N.C. -- High Point Central High School alumnus Germaine Pratt was named one of four captains for the 2018-2019 NC State University football team ...



High Point Central Football Player Shot  WFMYNews2.com

A High Point Central football player was shot at a gathering at a house in High Point Monday night, police confirmed.



Former High Point student charged with rape on campus pleads guilty to lesser charge  Greensboro News & Record

HIGH POINT — A former Guilford County Schools student has been released from jail, but is under investigation on a new assault charge and has been added ...



New details emerge in brutal campus rape at High Point Central High School  myfox8.com

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- FOX8 obtained the arrest warrant of the suspect accused of rape at High Point Central High School this week. The warrant says Tavio ...



Meet the GCS Teacher of the Year and Principal of the Year finalists  Greensboro News & Record

Guilford County Schools will announce its Teacher of the Year and Principal of the Year at its annual Celebration of Excellence on Sept. 20.



New boards of education highlight issues of racism in Winston-Salem and Greensboro | The NC Triad's altweekly  Triad City Beat

This past week, both the Forsyth and Guilford County Boards of Education swore in their new members. In Forsyth, the result was historic. On Dec. 13, Malishai ...



High Point Central High School's 2016 graduates  Greensboro News & Record

Graduates: Bashir Nidal Abdelaziz, Dalia Adame-Morales, Aryion Mhonae Adams, Raekwon Octavis Adams, Elijanet Aguayo-Sandoval, Ahmad Abdul Razak Al ...



UNCG grants a wish  Greensboro News & Record

Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina enlisted the help of UNC-Greensboro to make a High Point teen's wish come true on May 19.



Students and parents say High Point Central needs improvement  My Fox 8

HIGH POINT N.C.-- Bob Christina has only been the principal at High Point Central High School for a little over a year."This is a great school to learn and grow.



Alan Duncan, a steadying leader and passionate advocate for education  Greensboro News & Record

Saturday marks Alan Duncan's last day after 18 years — 16 as chairman — serving on the Guilford County Board of Education. He is leaving the board, he has ...



High Point man who sexually assaulted high school student faces new charges  myfox8.com

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- A High Point man, who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a student at High Point Central High School last year, appeared in court ...



Two local graduates receive Trinity Scholarships  Greensboro News & Record

Duke University has awarded Trinity Scholarships — merit scholarships that cover full tuition and many other expenses — to six high school seniors from North ...



UCA welcomes new board, school leadership  Asheboro Courier Tribune

ASHEBORO — Uwharrie Charter Academy (UCA), a public charter school serving Randolph and the surrounding counties of Davidson, Moore, Montgomery, ...



Student Notebook  Greensboro News & Record

Ansley Sackett of Greensboro, an animal and veterinary science major, is among Clemson University's graduating class of National Scholars. Sackett is ...



High Point teen shot  WXII The Triad

High Point police say they're looking for as many as four suspects wanted in connection with the shooting of a sixteen year old student athlete from High Point ...



Duke Awards Trinity Scholarships To Six Students From NC And SC  Duke Today

Duke University has awarded Trinity Scholarships -- merit scholarships that cover full tuition and many other expenses -- to six high school seniors from North ...



Many streets flooded in High Point, flood advisory issued until 11:45 a.m.  Greensboro News & Record

Most roads around High Point Regional Hospital are blocked due to heavy rain and standing water, police said.



Guilford schools move graduations earlier, to begin during last week of school  Greensboro News & Record

Because the district expects to have all testing and makeups done at each school before that school's graduation ceremony, officials believe they are in ...



Two Watauga residents seek 45th Senate seat  Wilkes Journal Patriot

Republican Deanna Ballard and Democrat Wes Luther, both Watauga County residents, are the two 45th N.C. Senate District candidates.



Stabbing, fight lead to high school basketball game postponements in High Point  WXII The Triad

Nine people are arrested in connection with a fight that postponed a basketball game between High Point Central and Andrews high schools.



Since 1999, Almost 9K NC Students Exposed To School Gun Violence  Charlotte, NC Patch

9K NC Students Exposed To School Gun Violence - Charlotte, NC - A database compiled by The Washington Post shows how many students have been ...



High Point man charged with assault, being sex offender on school property  myfox8.com

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- A High Point man faces multiple charges following an assault on the campus of High Point Central High School on Sunday.



County school board OKs administrative transfers  Asheboro Courier Tribune

ASHEBORO — In a special meeting Wednesday, the Randolph County Board of Education approved the following administrative transfers:* Dr. James Johnson, ...



Guilford black history, from A to Z  Greensboro News & Record

In honor of Black History Month, which starts today, here is a look at some of the people and places that helped shape Guilford County's place in history: ...



State committee collecting public input to make schools safer  WXII12 Winston-Salem

The last public meeting for people to provide their input in an effort to improve the safety of schools in North Carolina was held on Thursday evening in ...



New Pomperaug High School Principal Hired  Southbury, CT Patch

New Pomperaug High School Principal Hired - Southbury, CT - As a teacher he was recognized as both a Rookie Teacher of the Year and Teacher of the Year.



High Point University's annual Christmas celebration: Dec. 14-15  Greensboro News & Record

HIGH POINT — High Point University will hold its Community Christmas Celebration on Dec. 14-15. The annual free event brought about 20,000 people to ...



High Point Central gym delayed until mid-December  My Fox 8

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Basketball players at High Point Central High School will have to a just little bit longer before the completion of the school's new gym.



Guilford County Schools selects new superintendent (Video)  Greensboro News & Record

Sharon L. Contreras is the new superintendent of Guilford County Schools. She will start Sept. 1, if not earlier, at $250000 annually.



HPU Awards First Generation Scholarship to High Point Central Graduate  High Point University

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 12, 2015 – High Point University has awarded freshman Dominya' Donahue of High Point with the university's First Generation ...



Clubs Award Multiple Scholarships to Local High School Students  High Point University

Pictured from left to right are Cole Baldwin, second place winner of the Enactus business plan competition; Christina Drake, Enactus member; Hadley Mason, ...



Apprenticeship program helping Guilford County high school students match with employers  Greensboro News & Record

Triad manufacturers teamed up to offer apprenticeships to some Guilford County Schools seniors and recent graduates.



Scholars announced - Morehead-Cain at UNC, Park and Goodnight at N.C. State  Greensboro News & Record

UNC-Chapel Hill and N.C. State University recently announced the recipients of three prestigious scholarships.



Rockingham County prosecutor to seek death penalty against Rontae Hayes  Greensboro News & Record

WENTWORTH — For the first time since 1999, the Rockingham County District Attorney's Office will prosecute a capital murder case.



Multiple suspects arrested after large ‘street fight’ in High Point  myfox8.com

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- High Point police have arrested multiple people after a large “street fight” was reported earlier this week. Police said nine suspects have ...



Suspect arrested in High Point stabbing, school lockdowns lifted  myfox8.com

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Police have arrested a man in connection to a stabbing in High Point that left two people injured. Christian Journey Wall, 19, of High Point, ...



HPU Welcomes Say Yes and First Generation Scholarship Recipients  High Point University

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 30, 2016 – High Point University awarded five Say Yes Scholarships to Guilford County Schools students for the 2016-17 academic ...



Bays, Samuel Wayne  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO Samuel Wayne Bays, 63, of Greens boro, passed away Friday, October 27, 2017, at Pennybyrn at Maryfield in High Point. Born October 28 ...



Guilford Co. Sports Hall of Fame Inducts 2017 Class  WFMY News 2

Another Olympian is among the 10 new members selected for the Guilford County Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2017.



A High Point rapper shouts out the city's poor neighborhoods | The NC Triad's altweekly  Triad City Beat

by Jordan Green. Raintree, Turnkey and Juanita Hills,. Back in the day we used to play ball at Springfield. Train of thought, meditate, never ever hesitate. Skinny ...



High Point Driver's License Office to close Tuesday  Greensboro News & Record

HIGH POINT — The driver's license office located at 650 Francis St. is temporarily closing Tuesday for installation of equipment and training. The office won't ...



Ferndale gym to be named after beloved coach and teacher  Greensboro News & Record

Ferndale Middle School's gym will be renamed after beloved and longtime coach and teacher Kenny Angel. Angel has 30 years of *service* at Ferndale.



Ten Selected For 2017 Class Of Guilford County Sports Hall Of Fame  WFMY News 2

GREENSBORO – Another Olympian is among the 10 new members selected for the Guilford County Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2017. Caroline Lind won gold ...



Murder charge dismissed against Greensboro man charged days later in 2 deaths  Greensboro News & Record

WENTWORTH — Less than four days after prosecutors dropped a Greensboro man's murder charge, he was arrested again in connection with a string of violent ...



HPU Hosts Guilford County Teens for Youth Leadership Academy  High Point University

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 30, 2015 – Guilford County teens spent 10 days giving back to the community and honing their leadership skills at the Youth ...



HPU: No immediate plans for school property  Greensboro News & Record

The former Catholic school sits across the street from the High Point University campus.



Randolph Harrison Smith | Obituaries | billingsgazette.com  Billings Gazette

Randolph Harrison Smith passed away Friday, June 30, 2017, at home. He was born Sept. 9, 1946, and is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harrison ...



ECU student killed in wreck near High Point  Greenville Daily Reflector

The Daily Reflector. Monday, August 14, 2017. An East Carolina University student was killed Friday in a car wreck near High Point. Joseph Michael “Joe” ...



Forbush's Beane helps team win State Games silver  Yadkin Ripple

GREENSBORO — In the end, Morgan Beane and her teammates on the South team in the Powerade State Games of North Carolina's women's soccer ...



Greensboro Thrives: Free college tuition: Yes!  Greensboro News & Record

Some parents find it hard to believe their child is now eligible for free college tuition simply because they're graduating from a public school in Guilford County.



Principal of the Year Johncarlos Miller: 'We can either inspire or derail'  Greensboro News & Record

“Johncarlos Miller, you will never be anything.” That's what Miller's eighth-grade teacher told him when he spoke out of turn one day in class. Those words could ...



Fagge, Jason Douglas  Greensboro News & Record

STONEVILLE Jason Douglas Fagge, 40, of Stoneville, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at Moses Cone Hospital.The funeral *service* will be held at ...



Albany,, Joseph Michael `Joe¿  Winston-Salem Journal

KERNERSVILLE August 10, 1995 - August 11, 2017 Joseph Michael 'Joe' Albany, Jr., 22, passed away August 11, 2017, due to injuries sustained as a ...



New Guilford superintendent brings experience in high-poverty, high-needs schools  Greensboro News & Record

Sharon Contreras, who recently was tapped to be the next Guilford County Schools superintendent, has worked in districts with challenges similar to those seen ...



Morehead-Cain Foundation announces scholars  Greensboro News & Record

The Morehead-Cain Foundation has announced 66 new Morehead-Cain Scholars from across North Carolina, the U.S. and the world.



Thank you, teachers!  Greensboro News & Record

May is National Teacher Appreciation Month, and we invited you to share your thanks for a special teacher in your life. We received nearly 50 submissions.



Christmas Events, Holiday Light Displays & More | 2017 Event List  WFMY News 2

We've put together our holiday guide which includes Christmas Parades, light displays, and events with Santa!



Club Happenings  Greensboro News & Record

Gibsonville's Friend O' Rose Garden Club has chosen the home of Janice and Berry Jackson for this month's Yard of the Month. The Jacksons' front porch is ...



New Guilford superintendent brings 25 years of education experience (Video)  Greensboro News & Record

Sharon Contreras, superintendent of Syracuse City Schools in New York, is Guilford's fourth superintendent since the former county and city systems merged in ...



HPU Continues Tradition with Fourth Annual Community Christmas  High Point University

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 2, 2014 – High Point University is continuing its tradition of welcoming neighbors and community members to campus to celebrate the ...



HSXtra.com Interview: with Ragsdale's Ahmad Smith  Greensboro News & Record

Why you should know him. Ahmad Smith is a sophomore wrestler for Ragsdale in the 126-pound weight class. Wrestling for the varsity as a freshman, Smith ...



New Pinecrest, Union Pines Principals Named | News  Southern Pines Pilot

A pair of educators with experience from within the state have been named as the new principals for two of the county's three high schools.



Youth Sports  Greensboro News & Record

The North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame selected eight Greensboro Day School student athletes and four Eastern Guilford High School student athletes to ...



HPU Welcomes Neighbors to Campus for Third Annual Community Christmas  High Point University

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 3, 2013 – High Point University will share the spirit of the season by welcoming friends, neighbors and community members of the ...



Bills ~ Dixon Wedding - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Mary Cullen Reece Bills and Phillip Ray Dixon III, both of High Point, were united in marriage Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Wesley Memorial United Methodist ...



State PTA Names Christina Principal of the Year  Southern Pines Pilot

A popular leader who has earned the respect of students, school administrators and parents has been recognized on the state level for his achievements.



Man accused in deaths of 2 leaves trail of fire, injuries in Rockingham  Winston-Salem Journal

Court records and investigators detail how Rontae Hayes became the suspect of a spree that left five crime scenes, five victims and two deaths.



Grounded in life and her strokes, Abernethy leads Asheville School's unbeaten tennis team  Asheville Citizen-Times

Overcoming loss of her mother to cancer, Abernethy excels on court and in class.



Students compete in regional mock trial competition at Rowan County Courthouse - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Amanda Raymond. amanda.raymond@salisburypost.com. SALISBURY — Courtrooms at the Rowan County Courthouse were full of high school students ...



Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...



Davis, Wayne Edward  Winston-Salem Journal

Winston-Salem Jan. 30, 1926 - Nov. 12, 2016 Dr. Wayne Edward Davis, passed away November 12, 2016. He was born in Evansville, Indiana January 30, 1926 ...



Tigers fall to top-seeded ED  Asheboro Courier Tribune

BEULAVILLE — It'd be tough to find a team that got closer to tying a game Friday night than the No. 4 Randleman High School varsity football team.Down by ...



Column: The tragedy and miracle of Bill Gentry  Burlington Times News

I breathed a heavy sigh on Thursday when I scanned the obituaries and saw a name I recognized. The photo that was with it, though, was of someone I had ...



North Carolina All-League Football Teams  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - 2010 All-League Football Teams.



2016 recap from News & Record photographers  Greensboro News & Record

Check out these galleries and see some of the best photos taken by News & Record staff photographers Lynn Hey, Andrew Krech, H. Scott Hoffmann, Joseph ...



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