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Aug. 31, 2014 @ 11:48 AM

Communities in Schools making a difference

Judy Younts is getting ready for a new school year, but that doesn’t mean that she took the summer off. The executive director of Communities In Schools of Thomasville, was busy throughout the summer.

Aug. 31, 2014 @ 11:50 AM

County moves forward on proposed industrial park

The Davidson County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution during its regular meeting Tuesday to receive an economic incentive grant that will help fund the I-85 Corporate Center, LLC.

Aug. 31, 2014 @ 11:54 AM

Where does it hurt?

From upset tummies to sore throats, allergies to asthma, fever to fatigue, Jennifer Bowling, RN has seen it all during the busy school year and she loves every minute of it. As a school nurse for the Davidson County School System, she divides her time and expertise between E. Lawson Brown Middle School, East Davidson High School, Fair Grove and Pilot Elementary Schools.

Aug. 31, 2014 @ 11:57 AM

Sheetz arrives in Thomasville in September

Mayor Joe Bennett announced the arrival of a new Sheetz store at the recent State of the City and County address at Colonial Country Club.

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Aug. 30, 2014 @ 02:35 AM

Prep Football: Bulldogs fall short in Mount Airy

THS will host High Point Central Friday

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 08:57 AM

Prep Soccer: East gets by Ledford in rivalry clash

Eagles rally from two goals down to win 4-3

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 08:54 AM

Prep Volleyball: Eagles swept away by Spartans

East shows improvement in final game of match

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Aug. 23, 2014 @ 08:00 AM

Autumn treasures, Friday football and more This-n-That

With fall just around the corner, you will find the lawn filled with pumpkins. They will make good pumpkin pies for Thanksgiving and jack-o'-lanterns for Halloween.

Aug. 09, 2014 @ 11:12 AM

Back to School and Off to a Great Start

With school supplies flying off the shelves and the dog-days of summer quickly making way for autumn, both children and teachers are nervously counting down to the “BIG DAY” when school finally starts. As the proud parent of teenage boys and a fourth and fifth-grade teacher for more than 15 years, I wanted to share some top tips on how to alleviate those back to school jitters, ease back into a structured schedule and help you and yours get ready for an exciting school year.

Jul. 30, 2014 @ 12:51 PM

Geek the Library

Our summer reading program is winding down so I want to thank our speakers who informed and entertained, our teen volunteers who helped make programs run smoothly and all of you who read or attended a program. Thank you for another successful summer!