Council on Dec. 16 voted 4-2 against the annexation request, which was made by the church to increase response times for police and fire services. Rich Fork Baptist Church currently receives its sewer services from the city and annexation would drastically reduce what it has to pay.
The United Way of Davidson County received a total of more than $40,000 during the annual Unilin Flooring holiday luncheon Dec. 17.
Bingham, 49, came to TPD in 2008 after spending a nearly a decade in law enforcement, working at Kernersville Police Department and with the U.S. Marshals Service.
Scott Van Newkirk's fifth grade class in September embarked on a recycling project to raise money for the purchase of a Kindle Fire for each student. Van Newkirk felt the Kindles would provide students with an invaluable tool that could transform his class into a 21st Century learning environment.
Wolfe received the award on Dec. 7 during the department's annual Christmas party at the Thomasville Police Academy. The recognition as Thomasville's best police officer in 2013 caps a year that featured a defining moment in Wolfe's young career.
Renowned speaker, author and TV personality Edie Hand will return to Thomasville in 2014.
Members from the Thomasville Historic Preservation Commission will host a Christmas walk in historic uptown Thomasville from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21.
Thomasville Head Start on Wednesday welcomed a special visitor.
Thomasville City Council on Monday night will consider a cost-sharing agreement with Sheetz Inc. regarding a new location at the corner of Liberty Drive and N.C. Highway 109.
Detectives investigating possible connection between two armed robberies on Tuesday
One holiday tradition that also has leaders from both The Salvation Army and Walmart excited is the second annual Fill the Truck Toy Drive. The purpose of this joint project is to bring hundreds of thousands of toys to children in the Triad and across the country.
Two men last seen Tuesday fleeing on foot on Cox Avenue
Two men last seen fleeing south on foot on Cox Avenue
THS guidelines currently require students to maintain at least a 2.0 GPA and 85 percent attendance to participate in athletics.
A group of Thomasville High School students made sure hundreds of Chair City children will spend the holiday season reading a new book.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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