High Point NC

Food Shortage
6:55 pm
Wed March 19, 2014

Hundreds of High Point Residents Getting Emergency Food Lion Gift Cards

Food Lion has donated $5,000 worth of gift cards to benefit hundreds of at risk High Point families who lost perishable food during recent storms.
Credit Food Lion

More than 800 High Point families will get help replacing food they lost in recent storms.

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Education
12:14 am
Tue January 28, 2014

High Point University's Main Campus Expansion

These are students along Kester International Promenade. High Point University expects to attract 700 more students once it opens the new Health Sciences and Pharmacy building.
High Point University

High Point University's latest expansion will not move into the city's mall.

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Business
7:44 pm
Sun December 8, 2013

Fabric Market Draws Hundreds of Companies to High Point

The Showtime Fabric Trade Show in High Point will also feature trend and social media presentations from experts in the home furnishings industry.
Credit Keri Brown

High Point is buzzing with excitement this week. The semi-annual Showtime fabric market kicked off on Sunday.

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Cycling
7:12 am
Thu July 25, 2013

Cycling Championships begin in High Point

Credit U.S. Air Force Photographer, Staff Sgt. Desiree N. Palacios

The USA Cycling Professional Criterium National Championships begin in High Point today. It’s the first time the men’s and women’s national championships have ever been held at the same time in the same city.  Also for the first time, the winners of the men’s and women’s events will ride away with the same prize purse.

High Point beat out Austin and Boulder to host the championships. Chip Duckett, a High Point physician and owner of Mock Orange Bikes, has been the driving force behind bringing the event to the Triad. He says the city’s facilities clinched the deal.

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Retail
7:31 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

Oak Hollow Mall's Future Unclear

High Point University is unable to move forward with its original plans for Oak Hollow Mall. The mall's future is unclear.
Credit Oak Hollow Mall

  Sometimes big projects don't turn out quite as planned. Justin Catanoso, contributing writer with the Business Journal, discusses one such development, Oak Hollow Mall.

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