High Point man killed in crash on Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem police say
Winston-Salem police said 37-year-old James Daniel Williams crashed into a tractor-trailer that is accused of running a red light.
A Culinary Voyage: Jamestown's Must-Try Seafood Restaurants
In this article, we're exploring three exceptional seafood restaurants in Jamestown. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these culinary gems? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Guilford County man arrested for insurance fraud and obtaining property by false pretenses
North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey today announced the arrest of Rotrelle Lacorte Damon David, 32, of 808 Lake Drive, High Point. David was charged with one count of insurance fraud and one count of conspiracy to obtain property by false pretenses, both are felonies. Special agents with the NC...
Woman accused of credit card fraud
THOMASVILLE — A woman already in jail on other charges was served with arrest warrants related to multiple fraudulent uses of someone else’s credit card, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office said. The investigation began Feb. 7 after a report from a resident of Sink Farm Road in...
Greensboro sergeant, 2 officers’ use of deadly force justified after man with machete killed in shooting, district attorney says
The above archived video was posted on July 13, 2023. GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — Three Greensboro police officials will not face criminal charges after a fatal officer-involved shooting in the parking lot of a BP, according to the office of District Attorney Avery Crump. On Friday, June 30, 2023 around 9:55 p.m., officers with the […]
Local Guilford County Resident Arrested for Insurance Fraud, Affecting Community Premium Costs
North Carolina Insurance Commissioner, Mike Causey, reported the arrest of 32-year-old Guilford County resident, Rotrelle Lacorte Damon David. David faces charges of insurance fraud and conspiracy to obtain property by false pretenses. He allegedly submitted a fraudulent motor vehicle accident form to Nationwide Insurance, falsely claiming his mother was in the vehicle during an accident.
High Point truck driving school steps in to help students in limbo
HIGH POINT, N.C. (WGHP) — The North Carolina Department of Transportation is pursuing revoking the license of operations of a Burlington trucking school from the federal database as a commercial driver training school. That school is CrossCountry Truck Driving Training School in Burlington which shut down two weeks ago, leaving students with incomplete training and others […]
Tractor-trailer driver killed in Interstate 85 North crash in Davidson County
The driver of a tractor-trailer is dead as the result of a crash on Interstate 85 North, according to North Carolina State Highway Patrol.
North Carolina couple arrested, charged after abducting grandchildren, found in High Point, deputies say
A Triad couple is in custody after being accused of abducting their grandchildren, according to deputies with the Davidson County Sheriff's Office. Get the latest news stories of interest by clicking here. On Monday, just before 5 p.m., Davidson County deputies were dispatched to the Tyro community of Davidson County...
House catches on fire in High Point
HIGH POINT, N.C. — A house in High Point caught on fire at midnight on Tuesday, fire crews said. The fire happened on the 400 block of Ennis Street. Crews arrived at the house and saw smoke and visible flames. They began fighting the flames from inside and searched for the owners of the home.
Downtown Greensboro salon owner says she may relocate if city leaders don’t provide end to homelessness
GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — A Greensboro business owner says if city leaders don’t come up with a solution to end homelessness, they’ll pack up and find a new place to do business. Locking the door every time a customer leaves is something hairdressers at Bliss in Co. Downtown Salon on Elm Street in Greensboro do […]
Victim of fatal single-vehicle crash in Greensboro identified by police
GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — Police are identifying a woman who died in a crash in Greensboro. At around 2:53 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17, officers came to the area of South Elm-Eugene Street and East Montcastle Drive after getting a report of a crash. Investigators say that the driver of a 2016 Hyundai Sonata was […]
Guilford County Health Dept. investigating confirmed measles case
GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — The Guilford County Division of Public Health said it is currently investigating a measles case in an adult in Guilford County. Anyone who is over 12 months old should be vaccinated/know their vaccination status against measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR). If anyone has a question...
Guilford County Government Plaza Construction Starts March 4, 2024: Important Information for Greensboro Residents
The Guilford County Government Plaza Construction Project is scheduled to start on March 4, 2024. The project will take place between the Old Courthouse, the Courthouse, and the City of Greensboro’s Melvin Municipal Building. The work will include repairing the plaza parking deck, installing a new waterproofing system, and renovating the plaza level. Construction crews will start by setting up signs and boundaries.
2 buildings burn in Thomasville, 1 in custody, fire marshal says
THOMASVILLE, N.C. (WGHP) — Fire crews are on the scene of a fire that spread to two structures in Thomasville early Wednesday morning. This happened at the corner of East Guilford Street and Maple Avenue in Thomasville, with the fire starting in a two-story garage and spreading to a smaller structure next to it. The […]
Four Pubs in Greensboro: Your Gateway to Unforgettable Evenings
In this article, we explore four enticing pubs in Greensboro. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
Katt Williams Brings 'The Dark Matter Tour' to Greensboro Coliseum Complex
Attention comedy enthusiasts! Prepare for a weekend of laughter as the legendary Katt Williams brings his "The Dark Matter Tour" to the Greensboro Coliseum Complex. This much-anticipated event will kick off on Friday, March 1st at 3pm and will wrap up with a final show on Saturday, March 2nd at 7pm.
North Carolina’s First ‘Safe Parking Site’ Creates Space for Homeless People in Cars
This story was originally aired by Carolina Connection, the UNC student radio newscast from the Hussman School of Journalism and Media, in January 2024. For single mother Wya and her three school-age children, home is a white 2007 Dodge minivan. Wya goes by her ancestral Cherokee name. She and her...
Triad school districts deal with school psychologist shortage
(WGHP) – School psychologists often work behind the scenes in schools, but their job has become increasingly important. “There is a big mental health crisis with our kids … so having people like us in the schools is really helpful,” said Lauren Allen, a lead school psychologist at Guilford County Schools. School psychologists provide a […]
Triad power outages
Dozens of neighborhoods in the Triad have been without electricity since the morning.