Earlier this week, I grabbed a seat on one of the benches surrounding the water fountain in downtown Thomasville.
A husband takes the wife to a disco. There's a guy on the dance floor living it up, break dancing, moon walking, back flips, the works.
What would you say to someone who points to the jobless and crime rate as an indictment of Thomasville? What is right with Thomasville? Davidson County?
While covering the Mid-Piedmont 3-A girls basketball championship at Ledford High School on Friday, I spoke with John Ralls, a 35-year veteran of coaching basketball
Yvonne Stewart came to the rescue with some Thomasville trivia dating back to 75 to 76 years ago.
Irony and circumstance have odd ways of reminding us how funny, and so often challenging, life can be.
Sitting in Brandy Reeder’s fifth grade classroom at Brier Creek Elementary School Wednesday morning, I found myself thinking how nice it is not having to worry about adding fractions without common denominators.
A HPU Poll, released Feb. 6, finds that a large portion of North Carolinians say that public schools in the state are less safe than they were 10 years ago, while even more would prefer for all schools to have armed guards.
You know what we’re talking about! Those funny times when your kids keep you laughing. They say the silliest things.
Community leaders in Thomasville are among the most passionate I have ever witnessed in action.
They are not blind to the obstacles — abandoned buildings, too few jobs, a struggling economy, infrastructure that needs upgrades and more.
Communities In Schools of Thomasville truly appreciates and sincerely thanks all of our wonderful and caring mentors at each of our Thomasville City Schools CIS sites — Primary School, Liberty Drive, Thomasville Middle School and Thomasville High School.
The commemoration of Dr. King’s birthday honors not only a truly noble American, but the ideas for which he lived and died: equality, peace and justice for all, and the building of the cherished beloved community.
The caller, who worked with an aquarium, sounded frantic. He just realized he had forgotten to call the Thomasville Times to obtain coverage for a presentation at the Boys & Girls Club.
Happy New Year! The season for getting is over…it’s time to turn this new year into the spirit of giving!
Three Democratic members of the North Carolina congressional delegation have joined President Obama in calling for more gun control.
It is exciting that we are deep in the holiday shopping season. On behalf of businesses within the community, the Thomasville Area Chamber of Commerce encourages shopping local.
As we all are aware, whether we liked the results or not, the election is over, but not the mess left by candidates or those who worked in the campaigns.
If moments can be recaptured, the Thomasville Beautification Committee has certainly accomplished that with their downtown Christmas decorations.
Fair Grove Lions and Thomasville Tourism posts another successful parade.
Support of small business is a worthy effort for any community. Nationally, Nov. 24 is Small Business Saturday. The emphasis has been supported with TV ads and certainly by the Thomasville Area Chamber of Commerce.
Research from early learning experts confirms that children are fully capable of learning at a very young age.
You better watch out, you better not cry, you better not pout, I'm telling you why, Santa Claus is coming to town.
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