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EDITORIAL: In Greensboro, a news hole

This week’s piece by Margaret Moffett in the Assembly is not so much a takedown of the Greensboro News & Record, Moffett’s former employer, as it is a summation of every bad decision made by corporate, out-of-town owners since 2007, when Landmark Communications executed the first layoff in the paper’s history.
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Winston-Salem among 25 cheapest US cities to live in

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — Multiple southern cities are among the cheapest US cities to live in, including one right here in the Piedmont Triad. Winston-Salem is 19 on the list of 25 cities, according to financial analysts with Kiplinger. The cost of living in the city of 671,156 is 14.9% below the US average, and […]
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Employees want to feel appreciated: My 2 Cents

GREENSBORO, N.C. — You're enjoying your day off and you get an unexpected call… it's your boss asking you to come in because they're short-staffed. You agree to fill in with no push back yet receive no thanks for your willingness to help. Or let's say you go...
GREENSBORO, NC

President Biden nominates Winston-Salem police chief for US marshall for Middle District of NC

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — President Joe Biden nominated Winston-Salem Police Chief Catrina Thompson for US marshall for the Middle District of North Carolina on Tuesday, according to a White House news release. Thompson has served as the chief of the Winston-Salem Police Department since 2017.  She has held various other roles with the WSPD joining as a […]
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Wake Forest Standout Quarterback Sidelined

-Wake Forest quarterback Sam Hartman will miss “an extended period of time” for treatment of what the school described Wednesday as medical condition unrelated to football. In a statement, the school said Hartman sought medical attention Tuesday following a workout. He will miss team activities indefinitely and it’s unclear when he might be able to return to competition. The school cited privacy laws in not revealing specifics of Hartman’s condition. The fifth-year junior was one of the top passers in the Bowl Subdivision ranks last year and helped the Demon Deacons reach the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game while tying a program record with 11 wins.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC
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CMPD: West Charlotte Murder Suspect Killed During Shootout With Officers

The suspect in the murder of James Hinson was identified and killed during a shootout with detectives who were attempting to serve an arrest warrant. As a result of continued investigation, detectives identified Alexander Weah, 23, as the murder suspect in a west Charlotte shooting. Weah was located in Clemmons,...
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Large power outage impacts High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C. (WGHP) — A large power outage impacted the City of High Point on Tuesday. According to the High Point Facebook page, they were working on restoring power across the city after a “large” power outage. The power was restored around 2:40 p.m., according to the City of High Point. Officials are still […]
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From Ghana to West Virginia, Kpogba is ready to roll

Lee Kpogba will be the centerpiece of WVU’s defense this fall, and he has had quite the road to get to that point. His story in football is somewhat commonplace in this era of college athletics — start with a Division I program, move on, to another program and land at another home. Kpogba’s story before football, however, is much more unique.
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LOCAL ROUNDUP: HPU volleyball dominates preseason awards

CHARLOTTE — For the seventh consecutive season, High Point University has been chosen the favorite in the conference’s annual preseason volleyball poll by the league’s head coaches, the conference office announced Wednesday. The Panthers were a unanimous selection, receiving all nine first-place votes. Meanwhile, the coaches voted...
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