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Sep. 18, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Remembering Anna

Family, friends and the communities of Archdale, Trinity, High Point and Boone mourned the passing of Anna Smith, 18, who had been missing for 10 days.

Sep. 18, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Trinity Council mulls annexation

The Trinity City Council approved the investigation of a petition to annex a small portion of land during a Sept. 8 pre-agenda meeting.


Sep. 18, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Battle of the Bulge: Randolph County Schools working hard to fight childhood obesity

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), nearly 30 percent of children in North Carolina, ages 10 to 17, are either overweight or obese. 


Sep. 18, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Five earn Eagle Scout honor

When one scout makes Eagle, it is cause for celebration. But five scouts from Troop 72 of Poplar Ridge Friends Meeting celebrated their court of honor together on Saturday, Aug. 30.


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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.

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.


Aug. 21, 2014 @ 02:11 PM

Russell Family Farms, educating consumers

Where’s the beef? If you’re talking about farm-raised, grass-fed beef, look for Russell Family Farms at the Bush Hill Heritage Festival Saturday, Sept. 13.


Jul. 17, 2014 @ 04:58 PM

Rusty Parsons

Members of Archdale Friends' Ministry and Counsel committee believe their new pastor Rusty Parsons is an answer to prayer. Rusty officially arrived July 1.


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Sep. 11, 2014 @ 02:40 PM

Prep Soccer: Eagles beat Warriors again

Denton Sikes leads East Davidson with two goals


Sep. 11, 2014 @ 02:57 PM

Prep Football: Trinity beats East Montgomery

Bulldogs host Union Pines this week


Sep. 11, 2014 @ 02:53 PM

Prep Football: Warriors fail to finish against Cougars

Wheatmore welcomes Bishop McGuinness Friday


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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.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 11:15 AM

Hunter Safety Education

Each week I share information about some of the educational programs that are on our 4-H calendar for the summer. In August, we are preparing for the annual hunter safety certification course. North Carolina Cooperative Extension in cooperation with the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission sponsors a hunter safety education program for youth and adults alike. 


Jul. 03, 2014 @ 12:49 PM

Model what the Fourth is about

Fourth of July is time to pause and be thankful for all we have as Americans.