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Apr. 15, 2014 @ 11:23 PM

Trinity mayor resigns effective April 30

Mayor Fran Andrews opened the Tuesday night meeting of Trinity City Council with her resignation, effective April 30.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 10:36 AM

Reality Store eye-opening experience

If high school freshmen entered a time machine that would take them into the future, maybe they could see how their choices impact their lives. Perhaps they would be more inclined to stay in school, graduate and make better career decisions.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 02:41 PM

It was a 'blast' at Hardee's Retreat

The house had been taken. It was time to take it back. Mortars fired leaving a cloud of obscuring smoke as Confederate forces emerged from where they were hiding in the trees to face the Union soldiers.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 10:50 AM

RCC instructor wins third in national photo competition

Randolph Community College’s Photojournalism instructor Jay Capers won third place in the Environmental Single category of the National Press Photographers Association’s Best of Photojournalism contest recently.

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Apr. 02, 2014 @ 12:15 AM

Run 5 Feed 5 race seeks to relieve childhood hunger

Runners, sponsors and volunteers are needed for the inaugural Run 5 Feed 5 5K race set for Saturday, April 26, at Trinity High School.

Apr. 03, 2014 @ 03:35 PM

Local historians to discuss Civil War books

Local historians Mac Whatley and Brad Foley will discuss two new books about Randolph County during the Civil war at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 23.

Mar. 31, 2014 @ 04:12 PM

Even at 70, you don't have to sit on the bench

A high spirited group of athletes practice their basketball techniques each Tuesday morning in the Archdale Parks and Recreation Creekside Park gymnasium. Many members of the team, called The Flames, have had knee replacements or are cancer survivors. Most of them are more than 70 years old.

Mar. 31, 2014 @ 02:41 PM

Pinwheels represent bright future for all children

Planted in the ground as if they were flowers, fields of blue pinwheels will soon be spinning and glittering in the springtime breeze across Randolph County.

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Mar. 26, 2014 @ 11:14 AM

Slot limits are like a card game

Your Archdale Bass Club chose the nuclear option for their second 2014 tournament. Shearon Harris Lake is a weedy cooling water lake for a Duke Energy reactor located in New Hill, just southwest of Raleigh. The lake is known for oversized bass.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 10:56 AM

Panthers seek competitive athletes

The Archdale-Trinity Panthers looks forward to another great season, said league volunteers. League emphasis football fundamentals along with faith, family and future.


Mar. 24, 2014 @ 04:28 PM

Falcons soar over Rage in 9-1 win

The Guil-Rand Rage stumbled this weekend against the Kernersville Falcons, dropping a 9-1 decision in the under-12 boys’ division of the Triad Challenge League.

Mar. 19, 2014 @ 03:45 PM

YMCA registering for programs

Program registration is underway at two YMCAs.

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Mar. 31, 2014 @ 03:58 PM

Get the television out of the bedroom

The latest research confirms that one of the best ways to keep your kids healthy is to make sure they never have a television in their bedroom.

Mar. 26, 2014 @ 11:11 AM

Aunt Mary: ‘Here am I, send me’

For my great-aunt Mary Maness, following the Great Commission in Matthew 28:16-20 was a natural extension of the faith on which she was raised. At the age of 23, she said good-bye to her family to spread the gospel message in Peking, China.

Mar. 24, 2014 @ 04:54 PM

30 million word gap by age 3

Teachers have known for years that some children come to kindergarten with a wealth of literary experience and a strong vocabulary while others lag far behind their peers even from the first day of school.