A late-winter ice storm accompanied by high winds March 6 brought down trees and limbs causing massive power outages lasting several days.
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.
Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for its chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) program by demonstrating compliance with Commission’s national standards for healthcare quality and safety in disease-specific care.
The North Carolina Democratic Party will hold annual precinct organizational meetings in Randolph County during the first week of March 2014.
Jerry Yarborough is stepping down as Archdale city manager and into retirement. His last day will be June 1.
Since 2007, Randolph County children have experienced improvement in key health indicators, including insurance coverage, dental care, teen pregnancy, child deaths and even high school graduation rates.
During student pick up time, a woman drove her vehicle over the curb at Trindale Elementary School, through the grass in reckless fashion and nearly struck a school staff member, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office reported Feb. 27.
Shortly after being called to order Saturday morning, Trinity City Council voted unanimously to cover only a few items on its retreat agenda and recess the remainder to another date.
The Trinity men’s basketball team has advanced to the third round of competition for the state title. The Bulldogs will face off against Farmville Central in a contest set for 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, at Trinity High School.
A Trinity man is being held in the Randolph County Jail after an Archdale Police officer was injured when a vehicle struck his cruiser.
More than one-third of the women who die in the United States each year die of heart disease, according to Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center.
The field of candidates seeking state and county offices is sparse. As of Feb. 21, only three races were contested. The filing period ends Feb. 28.
Randolph County residents who have applied for food and nutrition services, also known as SNAP, formerly food stamps, join many others in North Carolina who have experienced delays in receiving an answer on their applications.
At a special called meeting on Friday, Feb. 21, Randolph County Schools decided not to use days previously designated as spring break to make up those missed due to inclement weather.
The Randolph County Health Department confirmed a second flu death this year.
Officials from Randolph County Schools are looking forward to spring. They now face the rather daunting task of making up days when schools were closed due to winter weather or one sort or another. The system has missed a total of 55.5 hours of instructional time during the 2013-2014 school year.
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.
Inhaling excessive quantities of airborne mold or its spores can trigger asthma attacks or allergic reactions and cause respiratory infections.
Between an excess of rain and pipes bursting during an historic cold winter, the potential for mold has never been higher. This can spell problems for anyone, but especially for renters.
As a requirement of North Carolina’s Read to Achieve program, Randolph County Schools is preparing to operate summer reading camps for more than half of its third-graders.
Randolph County administrators are concerned about the impact of testing on third-graders mandated by the North Carolina Read to Achieve program.
As a woman wearing an eye bandage exited from occupational medicine services at Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center, two people in the reception area were quickly escorted back to examination rooms.
Randolph Community College’s emergency services department will offer an EMT-Paramedic training course beginning March 3 on a flip-flop schedule in order to accommodate the schedules of those already working in the industry.
Archdale Police Chief Shannon Craddock said investigators have no reason to suspect foul play in the death of an Archdale infant.
The merger of two local fire departments may translate into lower insurance premiums for homeowners in the Sophia and Randleman areas.
Randolph Community College’s computer-integrated machining program has received an additional $240,000 grant from the Golden LEAF Foundation to expand the machining lab on the Asheboro Campus.