Business

Dec. 14, 2012 @ 02:08 PM

Plant B remains public hazard

Thomasville City Council continues to wait for a plan of action on a year-long saga concerning an abandoned building. City Hall reports no updates on the status of the former Thomasvile Furniture Industries Plant B site on Fisher Street.


Dec. 13, 2012 @ 02:42 PM

Commissioners OK sewer project

Davidson County Commissioners approved construction for a sewer project Tuesday, as the Board held its last scheduled meeting of 2012.


Dec. 10, 2012 @ 03:23 PM

Fundraiser to benefit Miss Thomasville scholarship program

Miss Thomasville Katy Ezzell and her sister Krissy Ezzell, 2012 Miss Outstanding Teen, invite members of the Chair City community to eat at East Coast Wings in Thomasville on Dec. 18.


Dec. 04, 2012 @ 01:14 PM

Program prepares students for workforce

A program at Thomasville High School is giving students a way to make a living right after graduation.


Nov. 26, 2012 @ 04:14 PM

Event reinforces 'shop local' campaign

Dale Everhart, owner of Forest's Jewelers on Salem Street, was among business owners who supported Small Business Saturday, held Nov. 24.


Nov. 21, 2012 @ 02:46 PM

Housing market continues to rebound

Housing market activity is moving in a direction that is better for the economy.
High Point Regional Association of Realtors, which includes Thomasville, reported that in October closed transactions were up 19 percent in a year-to-year comparison and 14 percent from last month.


Nov. 21, 2012 @ 12:42 PM

Thomasville ramps up for Small Business Saturday

Although Black Friday garners the most attention from shoppers nationwide, local small business leaders hope to see more consumers do their holiday shopping on Saturday — in Thomasville.


Nov. 19, 2012 @ 09:13 AM

PACE program enhances Main Street

Efforts by People Achieving Community Enhancement or PACE have encouraged people to make downtown Thomasville a destination. This year, they upgraded trash receptacles and installed decorative lamp posts.


Nov. 19, 2012 @ 09:06 AM

Commissioners turn down CDBG funds

The Davidson County Board of Commissioners failed to pass a motion after a public hearing Nov. 13 to apply for a Community Development Block Grant that could have helped to fund a housing community on Hickory Tree Road. The developer — a Virginia-based company — said it would have been for senior citizens.


Nov. 07, 2012 @ 02:31 PM

Avis’ Fine Jewelry re-opens

A local jewelry shop opened its doors Friday under new ownership. The anticipated grand “re-opening” of Avis’ Fine Jewelry in Thomasville was held by new store owner Heather Lewis, who previously worked as a sales associate for original owner Avis Brewer since 1995.