In pursuit of a community member who embodies qualities represented by the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the MLK Social Action Committee tapped a local pioneer to claim one its most prestigious award.
Martin Luther King Jr. once said a person only needs a heart full of grace in order to serve, "a soul generated by love."
Freddie Gaither Jr. and Vickie McKiver will be among the honorees at the 12th Annul MLK Awards Dinner and Oratorical Contest, organized by the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Social Action Committee.
Davidson County Sheriff's Office charged three women, including two from Thomasville, for prostitution.
Known for furniture, textiles, the Big Chair and trains rumbling through town, Thomasville made its mark this week in another realm —politics.
An undercover investigation led to the arrest of Alicia Marie Avila, 29, of 284 Ashbury Drive, Thomasville.
She was arrested Jan. 10 by the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office.
A Lexington man faces a meth charge from the Davidson County Sheriff's Office.
Students collected their books and walked across the lawn to a class in one of four brick buildings. The year was 1963 and a newly-chartered Davidson County Industrial Education Center represented a new and exciting campus with plenteous opportunities for students.
Silver Valley Civitan Project Santa brought joy to many in the Silver Valley community for a 46th consecutive year.
Ledford High School students will bring their collective skills together for an emotional play that pays tribute to veterans and those serving in the military.
Local Internet sweepstakes cafes across Thomasville sat empty Thursday as a state ban went into effect prohibiting the use of online games that pay cash prizes.
Entering her second term representing N.C. House District 81, Rep. Rayne Brown is ready for a very busy 2013.
The Salvation Army of Davidson County received a $4,000 gift from the Food Lion Charitable Foundation just in time for the holiday season. The Salvation Army will use the gift to help people who are struggling to put food on the table.
Sen. Stan Bingham (R-District 33) hopes a law signed by Gov. Bev Perdue will relieve his constituents of unnecessary driving costs.
A new program at Thomasville High School is putting students back in classrooms of a different sort.
Another chapter was recorded Dec. 14 in the consistent partnership between one of Thomasville’s largest employers and the United Way of Davidson County.
A room full of friends from the community showed up Tuesday at Thomasville Parks and Recreation to say goodbye to Greg Rice, executive director of Thomasville Habitat for Humanity.
Davidson County Commissioners approved construction for a sewer project Tuesday, as the Board held its last scheduled meeting of 2012.
For more than 40 years, Buddy Griffie volunteered his time with the Fair Grove Fire Department doing whatever he could to help out his second family in his home away from home.
Abigail Westmoreland, 14, a freshman at Ledford High School, will play five roles in High Point Ballet's production of "The Nutcracker,” with performances set in Lexington.
A Thomasville man was arrested Saturday after deputies with the Davidson County Sheriff's Office found items used to make methamphetamine in his home and car.
The wife of a Davidson County man killed in a 2011 traffic accident involving a city of High Point truck has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city and the driver of the truck.
Davidson County Community Action plans to target 60 families to help them get out of poverty in the next three years, said the organization's director Charles Holloway.
Children and adults alike walk into the lobby, survey the tinsel, ornaments, lights and decorations until their eyes no longer reflect the glimmer of the trees, but produce their own.
City and county unemployment rates fell in October as the holiday shopping season opened the door for people looking for work.