Lifestyles: Volunteer

Apr. 23, 2014 @ 12:19 PM

Volunteers load the bases for Saturday’s Litter Sweep

Archdale Community Appearance Commission invite citizens to volunteer in the spring Litter Sweep Saturday to score a home run and knock litter out of the park — and the rest of the city.

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. 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 @ 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. 26, 2014 @ 09:04 AM

Students gain real-world experience shadowing professionals at work

To encourage students to think toward the future, 72 students from Archdale-Trinity Middle School got a close-up look at career options on March 11.

Mar. 24, 2014 @ 03:56 PM

RCC Fire and Rescue College rescheduled

Numerous courses in firefighting, emergency care, rescue, safety and leadership skills are scheduled for April 11-13 at RCC’s Asheboro Campus and at the Emergency Services Training Center.

Mar. 20, 2014 @ 09:42 AM

YMCA launches facilities upgrades

The YMCA of High Point has started a $4 million series of facilities upgrades at its three city locations and at Camp Cheerio in the North Carolina mountains.

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 @ 02:59 PM

YMCA hails Lambeth as Volunteer of the Year

Archdale resident Steve Lambeth received the Volunteer of the Year award for the YMCA of High Point Association.

Mar. 10, 2014 @ 04:07 PM

CISNC serves more students statewide

Communities In Schools of North Carolina released new data this week from the 2012-2013 school year showing more than 215,000 students served across the state, the most the organization has served in its 25 year history. 

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 @ 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.

Feb. 26, 2014 @ 02:52 PM

Donate cookies to troops

In its fourth year, Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont is continuing its councilwide service project, Operation Sweet Treat, to send Girl Scout cookies to military servicemen and women.

Feb. 26, 2014 @ 10:58 AM

Scouting: A duty to God and country

Scouts, leaders and families associated with Boy Scout Troop 19 had a lot to celebrate at Boy Scout Sunday — a 50-year legacy and an Eagle Court of Honor.

Feb. 24, 2014 @ 02:04 PM

Annual blood drive celebrates baby’s life

Sophie Layne Bryant lived only 18 days, but 10 years after her premature death, the Archdale infant continues to have an impact on her community.

Feb. 19, 2014 @ 12:39 AM

‘Wizard of Oz’ Gala for the Children is April 12

Volunteers for the Randolph County Partnership for Children are sliding into their ruby red slippers and teaming up to follow the yellow brick road to Kyle Petty’s Adaumont Farm for the Gala for the Children.

Feb. 17, 2014 @ 08:46 PM

Hospice Expo seeks vendors

Hospice of Randolph County is accepting vendors for its 4th Annual Randolph County Home & Garden Expo fundraiser.

Feb. 17, 2014 @ 08:38 PM

Earning the Eagle

John Andrews, 16, son of Herb and Shandel Andrews of Archdale, recently earned his Eagle Scout Award.

Feb. 10, 2014 @ 04:23 PM

Volunteers needed at Zoo

The North Carolina Zoo seeks volunteers to serve as educators, gardeners, giraffe deck operators and Zoo hosts as well as animal caregivers.

Feb. 10, 2014 @ 03:52 PM

Volunteers partner to plan Gala for the Children

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! The Randolph County Partnership for Children’s Archdale-Trinity Gala committee is off to a great start planning for the 2014 Gala for the Children.

Feb. 10, 2014 @ 02:49 PM

New fire district could save homeowners money

The merger of two local fire departments may translate into lower insurance premiums for homeowners in the Sophia and Randleman areas.