Community

Jun. 26, 2014 @ 11:36 AM

'Fruits' of their Labor

Ed Bryson’s grocery store is in his backyard.


Jun. 19, 2014 @ 12:45 PM

Local schools' JROTC founder to retire

NC-941, the Air Force Junior ROTC unit made up of students from Trinity and Wheatmore high schools, is moving into a new era. Founder Sgt. Jim Hedgecock will retire from his "second career" at the end of this month.


Apr. 23, 2014 @ 12:38 PM

‘Wizard of Oz’ gala raises more than $72,000 for children

There was no place like Adaumont Farm on  April 12 for the sixth annual Gala for the Children. Hundreds of people from across the county didn’t let the lions, tigers and bears keep them away. Many wore costumes and donned ruby red slippers as they followed the yellow brick road  to raise more than $72,000 to benefit programs of the Randolph County Partnership for Children.


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.


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.


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.


Mar. 31, 2014 @ 02:39 PM

Gala for Children sold out

The Randolph County Partnership for Children’s 2014 Gala for the Children-Wizard of Oz is sold out one month before the event, but there are still ways to contribute.


Mar. 28, 2014 @ 03:08 PM

Hunsucker graduates leadership program

Eleven students graduated from Randolph Community College’s seventh annual Student Leadership Academy on March 18. One of them, Thomas Jacob Hunsucker, is from Trinity.


Mar. 26, 2014 @ 10:29 AM

Missonary-minded Spainhour making God’s message known

Jonathan Spainhour is a man on a mission.


Mar. 25, 2014 @ 03:11 PM

RCC showcases portraits of veterans

“Photographic Explorations of Veterans Potential for Peace” is a series of portraits of veterans along with statements about their service. 


Mar. 24, 2014 @ 05:45 PM

Applications sought for high school leadership program

The Randolph Community College Foundation has established a high school leadership development program for rising ninth graders, The program is modeled after RCC’s Student Leadership Academy.


Mar. 24, 2014 @ 04:32 PM

30 AD: ‘Journey to the Cross’

Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church will host “Journey to The Cross” — a sensory learning, family-oriented event that allows guests to make several steps back in time.


Mar. 19, 2014 @ 06:18 PM

Retiring WHS coach will cheer from the sidelines

Wheatmore High School's head basketball coach David Spell has called his last play. 


Mar. 18, 2014 @ 01:07 PM

Miss Pauline may be oldest in Randolph

Archdale resident Pauline Cavin, 106, may be the oldest resident in Randolph County.


Mar. 18, 2014 @ 06:38 AM

Got to Be NC Festival seeks antique tractors, vendors, musicians

Space is still available for farm-equipment hobbyists, musicians and food vendors who want to take part in the Got to Be NC Festival set for May 16-18 at the State Fairgrounds.


Mar. 17, 2014 @ 03:27 PM

Rotary creates new scholarship

The Rotary Club of Archdale-Trinity has created a $500 scholarship to be awarded to a college-bound 2014 graduating senior from Trinity or Wheatmore high schools. 


Mar. 17, 2014 @ 03:17 PM

American Legion post opens thrift shop in Archdale

The financial future of American Legion Post 206 looked doubtful, until the members came up with a novel, thrifty idea.


Mar. 17, 2014 @ 03:06 PM

Project Racing Home to host fundraiser

Project Racing Home Greyhound Adoptions will host fundraiser “Spring with the King” on March 21 at the Greensboro Realtor’s Association. The event will feature Wayne Euliss, Elvis tribute artist.


Mar. 11, 2014 @ 04:38 PM

Salisbury Confederate Prison Symposium registration open

The Robert F. Hoke Chapter No. 78 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy will hold the 17th Annual Salisbury Confederate Prison Symposium on April 4-6.


Mar. 11, 2014 @ 12:33 PM

Maxie ABWA Woman of the Year

Brenda Maxie was named Woman of the Year for the Golden Arch Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association on Feb. 27. Betty Jo Tate presented the award.


Mar. 10, 2014 @ 04:05 PM

Schools hosts musical performances

Cultural arts are thriving at Randolph County Schools with musical performances.


Mar. 10, 2014 @ 03:30 PM

Gala for the Children tickets on sale

There’s no place like Adaumont Farm in the spring. Follow the yellow brick road on Saturday, April 12, to the Randolph County Partnership for Children’s 2014 Gala for the Children, presented by PNC Bank.


Mar. 05, 2014 @ 03:05 PM

RCC students, graduates are NCPPA winners

Randolph Community College photography graduate Jerry Wolford won the Photographer of the Year award from the North Carolina Press Photographers Association for the second year in the row. It was the third time in his career that he has earned the honor. 


Mar. 05, 2014 @ 12:13 AM

Area companies honored by N.C. United Way

At the United Way of North Carolina Annual Meeting in Pinehurst, held last month, 39 companies and organizations with outstanding United Way campaigns were given the “Spirit of North Carolina” award. Four are from the Greater High Point area.