News: Trinity

Jun. 05, 2014 @ 01:48 PM

Crites prepares for new role

Ginger Crites is going to need a new nameplate. The busy assistant principal will soon take command as Principal of John Lawrence Elementary School.

May. 21, 2014 @ 10:45 AM

Trinity council awards bids

Trinity City Council took action on several agenda items at their May 13 pre-agenda meeting held at Trinity City Hall annex — awarding a bid for resurfacing of Rolling Road, a contract bid and notice to proceed for FEMA debris removal and approval of a plan regarding contract mowing of sewer easements, roadway easements and city grounds.

May. 13, 2014 @ 12:12 PM

Camp Creekside: 100 acres, field trips and friends

Summer will soon be here, and registration is open for Archdale Parks and Recreation’s summer program, Camp Creekside, set for June 9 through Aug. 22. Hours run from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

May. 07, 2014 @ 10:10 AM

Carriers see faces of hunger every day

The largest one-day food drive in the nation will be held Saturday, May 10, through the National Association of Letter Carriers.

Apr. 29, 2014 @ 01:53 PM

Trinity lets bids for sewer expansion

Bids have been let by city of Trinity for engineering and administrative service proposals to extend sewer to Ennis Flint, a business in Turnpike Industrial Park.

Apr. 23, 2014 @ 12:36 PM

Recycling programs save taxpayer money

First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day is recognized in more than 192 countries to demonstrate support for environmental protection. The cities of Archdale and Trinity celebrated Earth Day April 22 by continuing the same sustainable practices they have been using over the past few years. Both have active recycling programs which reduce the amount of garbage going into the landfills.

Apr. 22, 2014 @ 01:58 PM

Council holds authority to name new mayor

UPDATE: Trinity City Council is not bound by a time frame to fill the mayor’s position, said City Attorney Bob Wilhoit. Mayor Fran Andrews announced her resignation, effective April 30 at the opening of the April 15 meeting.

Apr. 03, 2014 @ 10:33 AM

Step back in time at Hardee’s Retreat

Friends of Trinity invite everyone to step back in time and experience the War Between the States at Hardee’s Retreat, a Civil War battle re-enactment.

Mar. 26, 2014 @ 03:22 PM

Cause of Meadowbrook Drive fire determined

Investigators at Guil-Rand Fire Department have determined the cause of a March 21 fire which destroyed a home at 3540 Meadowbrook Drive.

Mar. 26, 2014 @ 10:18 AM

Appalachian Provisions to invest in area

Appalachian Provisions Company LLC, operated by Greg Wright of Wright of Thomasville, will pursue a physical location for its wholesaling and warehousing operation in Thomasville or Archdale.

Mar. 24, 2014 @ 04:51 PM

Trinity amends city ordinance

Trinity City Council voted 7-1 to amend its city ordinance to allow the council to appoint members to its committees and as advisory board liaisons.

Mar. 24, 2014 @ 04:40 PM

Trinity woman dies in east High Point crash

A woman from Randolph County, who was traveling in a minivan on E. Kivett Drive, died March 19 when the vehicle collided with a truck and was pushed into a utility pole at the intersection with Triangle Lake Road.

Mar. 18, 2014 @ 03:21 PM

Randolph property values fluctuate

March is coming in like a lion in more ways than one. Another round of winter weather was one thing, but if you haven’t yet, expect to receive your property reappraisal notice this month.

Mar. 17, 2014 @ 03:07 PM

Burning allowed outside city limits under certain conditions

Open burning is not allowed within Archdale city limits, but Trinity and Randolph County residents in unincorporated areas are allowed to burn under certain conditions.

Mar. 17, 2014 @ 02:54 PM

Kelly’s leadership elevated THS basketball

Following an epic season in which he notched his 500th career win and was named PAC-6 Coach of the Year, Trinity High School’s head basketball coach Tim Kelly will retire March 31.

Mar. 11, 2014 @ 09:40 AM

Trinity alters its chain of command

Trinity City Council altered their “chain of command” March 4 by appointing Planning Director Julie Maybee as the person “in charge” in the event City Manager Debbie Hinson is absent for an extended length of time.

Mar. 03, 2014 @ 09:25 AM

Trinity to resume retreat discussions Tuesday

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.


Jan. 29, 2014 @ 03:58 PM

Trinity finishes $15 million sewer bond

When Trinity City Council unanimously approved a resolution to borrow $3.1 million to complete sewer Phase 5 at its Jan. 23 meeting, it represented the last of the $15 million voters authorized the city to borrow in 2004.

Jan. 27, 2014 @ 03:42 PM

Trinity makes headway on storage building issue

Members of Trinity City Council had a decision to make — build or purchase a storage building or build a public works facility. They made partial headway on that question Jan. 23 when they voted 6-2 to build a 50-by-60-foot building on city property on N.C. 62, about 601 feet from the road.

Jan. 27, 2014 @ 02:46 PM

Local economic forecast better than past

Dr. Stuart Allen, a faculty member of the Bryan School of Business and Economics at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, had good news for representatives of Archdale-Trinity businesses — a decrease in unemployment and consumer prices.

Jan. 16, 2014 @ 10:08 AM

Storage or public works building? Trinity looks to the future

Members of Trinity City Council have a decision to make — build or purchase a storage building or build a public works facility.

Jan. 10, 2014 @ 02:10 PM

Fire Dept. set to hold election

The Fair Grove Fire Department Inc. will hold its annual meeting and election of officers at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, at station 43 at 211 Cedar Lodge Road in Thomasville.

Jan. 08, 2014 @ 02:52 PM

Trinity councilwoman receives deferred prosecution

Trinity Councilwoman Debbie Frazier had her day in court on Jan. 7 to face charges of misdemeanor larceny, possession of stolen property and stealing political signs. She received deferred prosecution.


Dec. 27, 2013 @ 10:12 AM

Chamber hopes sign ordinance Q&A leads to community input

A review of local sign ordinances in Archdale and Trinity, hosted by the Archdale-Trinity Chamber of Commerce, will hopefully lead to a better understanding between the cities and the business community.

Dec. 23, 2013 @ 05:01 PM

Mayor, councilmen take oaths of office

There’s been another changing of the guard in Trinity.