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Oct. 16, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Trindale Elementary turns 50

On Sunday, Oct, 19, staff, along with current and former students from Trindale Elementary School will be on hand to celebrate its rich history of educating children in the Archdale-Trinity community. 

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Cars, chili and friends

Friends of Trinity will hold the eighth annual Car Show and Chili Cook-off from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18 at Braxton Craven Middle School, 7037 N. C. Hwy. 62, across the street from the Trinity Gazebo.

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Candidates forum educates voters

Candidates in key local and state races addressed questions at a candidates forum hosted by the Archdale-Trinity Chamber of Commerce last Thursday at Archdale City Hall.

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Numbers show reduction in local, state crimes

According to statistics recently released by the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, violent crime in Archdale decreased in 2013 compared with the previous year.

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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. 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.