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Jan. 29, 2015 @ 07:00 AM

Communities in Schools thanks mentors, volunteers

Ann Trogdon and Kathryn Johnson aren’t on the payroll at Trindale Elementary School, but Communities in Schools coordinators feel that they deserve recognition for 316 volunteer hours logged at the school during the months of November and December.

Jan. 29, 2015 @ 07:00 AM

Friends remember Beeson

Those who knew Connor Beeson remember him as someone who loved life and lived it to the fullest.

Jan. 29, 2015 @ 07:00 AM

Councilman hurls accusations during meeting

Councilman Ed Lohr publicly accused a fellow council member of attempting to intimidate him during a regular meeting Jan. 20.

Jan. 29, 2015 @ 07:00 AM

Forum gives insight to public spending

Local and state government officials gathered at Randolph Community College on Friday for a strategic infrastructure planning forum that sought to mobilize funding for the expansion of existing public utility infrastructure.


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Jan. 29, 2015 @ 07:00 AM

AES ‘Can Film Fest’ helps feed the hungry

Who knew tucking in on a cold, rainy winter’s night with 80 or so of your classmates and friends to watch movies could help feed the hungry? The student council at Archdale Elementary, that’s who, along with the help of faculty sponsors, Susan Eubank, Jennifer Matthews and Teresa Sutton, who put on the first of four, “Can Film Festivals” last Friday in an effort to take in donations for C.O.A.T (Community Outreach Archdale-Trinity) — a food pantry for families in the Archdale-Trinity area.

Jan. 22, 2015 @ 07:00 AM

Gearing up for the Gala

For a team of Archdale-Trinity volunteers, you might say planning is their “heart’s desire,” especially when it comes to the Randolph County Partnership for Children’s annual Gala for the Children, which is set for Saturday, April 18 at Kyle Petty’s Adaumont Farm.

Jan. 16, 2015 @ 11:49 AM

Lego mania at the library

What can you make with Legos? Just about anything, if you ask a creative group of elementary-aged Lego technicians who participated in a special Lego show-and-tell event Dec. 30 at the Archdale Public Library.

Nov. 20, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Randolph Honor Guard

Sechrest Funeral Service entertained honored guests on Veterans Day with a free meal for members of Randolph Honor Guard.

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Jan. 14, 2015 @ 02:19 PM

Prep Basketball: Wheatmore boys fall to Randleman

Bad start to second half makes difference in game

Jan. 14, 2015 @ 02:23 PM

Prep Basketball: Lady Warriors win in conference opening test

Wheatmore visits rival Trinity on Friday

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Jan. 23, 2015 @ 11:54 AM

From the gazebo

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.