A town hall meeting in High Point Tuesday night focused on prescription drug use. This comes as the city has been dealing with a major heroin epidemic.
7:20am Jul 15, 2015Crime Crime
11:23am Jul 10, 2015Health & Safety Health & Safety
High Point has seen a significant drop in heroin overdoses from a year ago. Police attribute the decline to arrests targeting a local street gang.
2:55pm May 12, 2015Education Education
The Guilford County School Board is expected to appoint a new member Wednesday. It comes ahead of changes to the board’s structure.
11:14am Apr 10, 2015Economy Economy
A community bank in High Point is expanding under a new leader with local ties. For generations, Matt McInnis’s family has played a major role in the development of High Point Bank.
11:04am Mar 26, 2015Daily News Daily News
High Point's Planning and Zoning Commission has approved renaming Kivett Drive for Martin Luther King, Jr. This marks the end of a long and contentious chapter in the city's history.
7:42pm Dec 03, 2014Transportation Transportation
The High Point railroad corridor is being spruced up.
9:13am Nov 26, 2014Politics & Government Politics & Government
The High Point City Council has hired a Monroe administrator to be its next city manager.
Gregory Demko replaces Strib Boynton, who retired earlier this year.
1:04am Nov 05, 2014Politics & Government Politics & Government
High Point voters picked Guilford County Commission Chairman Bill Bencini Jr. to be the new mayor.
4:44pm Nov 02, 2014Politics & Government Politics & Government
High Point voters are facing a pivotal election. There’s an open mayor’s seat. Former mayor, Bernita Sims, resigned in September just before pleading guilty to a felony worthless check charge.
9:25am Oct 24, 2014Politics & Government Politics & Government
The High Point City Council voted 7-1 Thursday to reject the North Main Street road diet proposal.
11:53am Oct 15, 2014Economy Economy
Economic development officials in High Point and elsewhere in the Triad are banding together in a new initiative. The idea is to spotlight the diversity of the region’s economy.
10:08am Oct 13, 2014Economy Economy
The city of High Point may slim a five-lane road down to three to promote more pedestrian traffic and, hopefully, business growth.