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High Point, North Carolina is located in Guilford County. Zip codes in High Point, NC include 27265, 27264, and 27262. The median home price in High Point is $145,000 which is roughly $71/per square foot. More High Point information.

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21 hrs ago | Business Journal

Jim Davis takes over as High Point mayor following Sims' resignation

Jim Davis was sworn in as High Point mayor Monday to serve the remainder of the term of Bernita Sims , who resigned last week shortly before pleading guilty to passing a worthless check, a felony. Davis was appointed to the post by his fellow City Council members, and will serve until a new mayor takes office following the November election.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

CNN

Overwhelming Work of Art Displayed in Artist's Native Triad for First Time

High Point, North Carolina native Gwendolyn Ann Magee, quilt artist, has had her works displayed in the Mississippi Museum of Art and the Smithsonian National Gallery of American Art for a while now. However, it is time her works have been brought to her native triad by the Gatewood Gallery of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

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The Gaston Gazette

NC police: No evidence ASU student was killed

North Carolina police say there is no evidence that an Appalachian State University student was killed, adding that the subject of a week-long search was intent on harming herself. Boone Police Chief Dana Crawford said Monday in a statement that investigators have found no evidence that 18-year-old Anna Smith of High Point was a victim of homicide.

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WECT-TV Wilmington

UNCW's Owney digs her way to CAA defensive honors

WILMINGTON, North Carolina After setting a career-high with 34 digs versus Campbell and averaging 5.73 digs per set for the week, UNCW's Morgan Owney was named Colonial Athletic Association Defensive Player-of-the-Week on Monday. Owney helped the Seahawks to a 3-1 week with wins over Campbell, Davidson and High Point as UNCW has bolted out to a 9-2 record to start the season.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Jefferson Post Online Edition

Body of missing ASU student found Saturday

Boone Police have confirmed that a body found in woods near the Appalachian State University campus on Saturday, Sept.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

ABC News

Parents Desperately Searching for Their Missing Daughter

Anna M. Smith, of High Point, N.C. is seen in this photo provided by Appalachian State University from their website appstate.edu. She was last seen at her residence hall room on campus at Appalachian State University, in Boone, N.C. around noon, Sept.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

WXII 12 Winston-Salem

Chase ends in crash on I-40; fleeing suspects arrested

Two fleeing armed robbery suspects were arrested following a high-speed chase and crash on Interstate 40 in Kernersville Thursday morning. Some nearby schools were locked down during the search.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Father of missing ASU student wants more resources put into search

Anna Smith, 18, an Appalachian State University student from High Point, has not been seen since Wednesday, according to university officials. BOONE A parent's intuition, says Dan Smith, led him to drive to Appalachian State University on the night of Sept.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Business Journal

Report: High Point Mayor Bernita Sims resigns, pleads guilty to felony

Later in the day, Sims appeared in Guilford County Superior Court in High Point where she by pled guilty to a felony charge of writing a worthless check. She was first indicted on the charge in mid-2013.

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Packer

Peach donations benefit North Carolina food banks

Harris-Teeter Super Markets and Titan Farms donated more than 58,000 pounds of peaches to North Carolina food banks. Harry Hankins , store director in High Point, N.C., Martha Pfeiffer of Titan Farms, and Clyde Fitzgerald of Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina, during an early September event.

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The Charlotte Observer

Search widens for missing ASU student Anna Smith

This poster of missing Appalachian State University student Anna Smith has been distributed at a number of places on the campus and elsewhere in the Boone area, authorities say. Appalachian State University authorities released this picture taken by a friend of Anna Smith fording a stream before her disappearance.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Mountain Xpress

ASU police trying to locate missing teen

Anna M. Smith of High Point was last seen at her residence hall room on campus around noon, Sep. 2. Appalachian State University Police are asking anyone with information is asked to contact them at 262-2150 or 262-8000. Anna Smith is 18 years old, has short red hair, blue eyes, is 5-feet 9-inches tall, slender build, weight is 115 lbs., and has nose piercings, a black and white sunflower tattoo on her upper right chest near her collar bone and Latin lettering over her lower left ribs.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

Cycling News

Watch the USA Cycling Professional Criterium Championships on Cyclingnews

America's top criterium racers will reunited in High Point, North Carolina, for the 2014 USA Cycling Professional Criterium National Championships . Watch the Pro 1/2 women's race and the Pro 1 men's race live on Cyclingnews .

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Business Journal

Little Black Dressing Co. named Martha Stewart competition finalist, lands grocery contracts

The entrepreneur and owner of Little Black Dressing Co. just this week received notice that her High Point-based salad dressing manufacturing company is a finalist in famed lifestyle expert Martha Stewart 's "American Made" competition.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Mattie Rice, a slave's daughter who pushed for a Union Co. marker honoring her father

Mattie Rice at the Old County Courthouse in Monroe Dec. 8, 2012. The ceremony hornored 10 black men, nine of whom were slaves, who served in the Confederate Army.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Anson Record

Economic growth, cheaper gas fuel i...

A recovering economy and falling gas prices are contributing to an increase in Labor Day holiday travel for the second straight year for North Carolinians, making it the highest number of travelers in six years, according to AAA Carolinas.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

WXII 12 Winston-Salem

Suspicious death

Police in High Point are investigating a suspicious death. Yesterday a women's body was found, and appears to be a drug overdose.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Star Online

First leader laid foundation for Hospice care in county

"The committee doing the hiring suggested somone else, but the board hired me instead," said Evelyn, who turns 90 on Thursday.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Star Online

AAA Carolinas: Expect more drivers on the road this Labor Day weekend

A recovering economy and falling gas prices are contributing to an increase in Labor Day holiday travel for the second straight year for North Carolinians, making it the highest number of travelers in six years, according to AAA Carolinas.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Jacksonville Daily News

High Point fraternity hazing lawsuit dismissed

A lawsuit stemming from the death of a former High Point University student has been dismissed against all remaining plaintiffs.

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