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Oct. 30, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Hopewell Elementary School brings arts to life with all-day celebration

Art was on the walls, in the air and everywhere last Friday as hundreds of eager young students and staff at Hopewell Elementary School in Trinity brought back ‘Arts Alive!’ — a creative cultural celebration — after a two year hiatus.

Oct. 30, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Leaf collection begins next week

Beautiful fall leaves are now available in a variety of styles, sizes and colors. Archdale residents have a single goal: get rid of them all!


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Aiken, Ellmers campaign in Archdale

As Rep. Renee Ellmers and challenger Clay Aiken seek to represent U.S. House District 2, both the incumbent and the former American Idol runner-up from Cary made stops at Pioneer Family Restaurant to meet constituents from Archdale.

Oct. 30, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Sign ordinance causes stir at council meeting

In August, the Trinity City Council came under fire for what some perceived to be a lack of economic development following the closure of two local businesses.

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Oct. 09, 2014 @ 04:19 PM

Things 'not normal' at Trotterville

Though originally planned for Sept. 26, opening night of Trotterville Horror Haunted Attraction in Archdale was moved to Oct. 3 due to some unexpected visitors. Trotterville owner Shaun Trotter and his family have been seeing and hearing things at the Poole Road property that are, frankly, not normal.

Sep. 11, 2014 @ 12:15 PM

It's that spooky time of year again

A spooky situation is developing off Kersey Valley Road in Archdale.  Behind murky footpaths and spiderweb-covered trees, monsters are coming to life.

Oct. 03, 2014 @ 10:18 AM

Art Imitates Life

Emily Brown, a talented student and emerging playwright at Trinity High has captured it all in her original drama, "Moiety", to be performed in the school’s theater October 10 and 11 at 7 p.m. and again on October 12 in a matinee performance set for 2:30 p.m.  

Sep. 18, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Bush Hill wins out against Mother Nature

Despite rain that threatened to spoil the event, residents of the Archdale community rallied to make the 29th chapter of the Bush Hill Heritage Festival an unqualified success.

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Oct. 29, 2014 @ 03:07 PM

Prep Volleyball: WHS eliminated from playoffs

Defending state champion Hendersonville wins in four games

Oct. 29, 2014 @ 03:12 PM

Prep Football: Randleman ruins homecoming at Trinity

Bulldogs will travel to Providence Grove this Friday

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 03:06 PM

Prep Volleyball: Wheatmore picks up third round victory

Will host No. 11 seed Hendersonville Saturday in rematch of last year's title game

Oct. 22, 2014 @ 02:48 PM

Prep Volleyball: Wheatmore spikes Surry Central in second round

The Warriors will host Polk County in the third round Thursday at 6.

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Oct. 09, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

From the gazebo

My goodness the cool weather feels wonderful.  The only bad thing about fall weather is the leaves to rake, but that can be fun, too –  if someone else is doing it. I love to watch other people work.


Aug. 21, 2014 @ 02:15 PM

Lots of tools for finding good books

Today, the reader looking for “something good to read” has at their disposal many valuable aids.