Nicholas Thornton plays the piano and often wakes up in the morning singing a song.
He wants to be a chemist when he grows up and dreams of one day meeting Paul McCartney.
Nicholas, 11, has spent much of 2013 fighting for his life.
Most know Judy Younts as the executive director of Communities in Schools of Thomasville. On Thursday night, she was the hostess who reintroduced one of Major League Baseball’s brightest young stars to his hometown admirers.
Walking through the lobby of Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center in preparation for Christmas Trees of Davidson County, Susan Reece aimed to help decorate a tree to honor one of Thomasville's popular matrons.
Senate Bill 402, passed by the General Assembly this summer, eliminates teacher tenure by 2018
The lobby at Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center will once again be transformed by the illumination of 60 Christmas trees. Hundreds will gather for the annual lighting of the Christmas Trees of Davidson County at 6:30 p.m. today (Dec. 3).
Winterfest has been a huge success!” said Joy Thompson, one of the partners in the business endeavor. Winterfest is set up on the tennis courts of Central Recreation Center.
UPDATE: Jerry Davis was released from the hospital, police said. He had sustained broken ribs and other minor injuries that were not described. No other charges will be filed.
More than 300 children in need of clothing for Christmas were referred to Fairgrove Family Resource Center through its Gifts from the Heart program. More than 100 remain unadopted.
According to statistics, nearly 47,000 fires occur during winter holidays, leading to more than 500 deaths, 2,200 injuries and $554 million in property damage every year. One of every 22 fires started by Christmas trees results in a death.
Stephanie Ramon still gets excited about making crafts, playing games and being involved in the variety of fun activities she remembers fondly from the after-school program she once attended. The difference today is the 30-year-old is now in charge of planning the fun and ensuring that children at the Gregg Center in Thomasville experience those same lasting memories.
For those who enjoyed his show last year, Stephen Freeman's return to Thomasville for the "Christmas with Elvis" series is about enjoying their favorite tribute artist pay homage to a fallen icon.
Thanksgiving and Christmas usually represent the most generous season of the year. Concern is mounting, however, that food pantries in Davidson County have become forgotten amidst the holiday bustle.
Total income in the city's general fund increased as sales tax revenue and property tax valuation during the last budget cycle went up
A winter wonderland is coming to downtown Thomasville this holiday season.
Thousands of people on Saturday afternoon lined Main Street for the annual Thomasville Christmas Parade.
Cindy Farmer of the FOX8 Morning News will serve as the grand marshal of the 2013 Thomasville Christmas Parade. The parade will be held 3 p.m. today in downtown Thomasville.
Paul Douglas Tharp, 53, of Greensboro, was arrested in Winston-Salem on a five-count criminal indictment charing him with providing false information to the FAA regarding his qualifications as a mechanic and a pilot, and for flying an airplane without the proper license.
Brad Burleyson has firefighting in his blood.
Legends Family Restaurant, 807 Julian Ave., teamed up with Second Harvest Food Bank to collect nonperishable items as the holiday season approaches.
At a time when scores were down throughout the state, all four Thomasville City Schools exceeded expected growth, according to the North Carolina Board of Education's first READY accountability report released Nov. 7. However, the scores were below the state average.
Scores were down in Davidson County and throughout the state, as the North Carolina Board of Education released its first READY accountability report Nov. 7, revealing the 2012-2013 results from the end-of-grade and end-of-course assessments.
Thomasville City Council will consider another federal grant designed to spur job growth and investment. Council members at 7 p.m. today. The Council is expected to accept a $500,000 Community Development Block Grant on behalf of Mill-Chem Manufacturing, a High Point-based company, which plans to add more than two dozen jobs to a facility on Albertson Road.
Principals tend to get a little nervous when the new superintendent gives them a call at home.
The Thomasville Area Chamber of Commerce was recognized last week with the 2013 Outstanding Video Award from the Chambers of Commerce in the Carolinas.
Thomasville City Schools is running out of time and money. An audit received by the Board of Education Tuesday night confirmed what many feared would happen if the economic situation didn't improve — TCS is nearly out of money.