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.
Gov. Bev Perdue stopped in the Chair City Thursday to congratulate Thomasville City Schools for being a state trailblazer when it comes to forging technology into the classroom.
Applications for North Carolina’s Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) will be accepted from Dec. 3 through March 29.
Smart Start of Davidson County will hold their eighth annual "Snacks with Santa" from 9:30 to noon Saturday, Dec. 1.
When Deboy Beamon became principal at Thomasville High School four years ago, one of his primary goals centered around the preparation of students for life after graduation.
For the past seven years, Bill Dorrity hand-crafted little wagons for children in a small workshop at his Charleston, S.C., home, thinking of smiling faces as his inspiration for this labor of love.
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.
The following press releases were issued by the Davidson County Sheriff's Office.