Thomasville's Rookie of the Year gives back
Most know Judy Younts as the executive director of Communities in Schools of Thomasville.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
More than 300 children in need of clothing for Christmas were referred to Fairgrove Family Resource Center through its Gifts from the Heart program.
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Oscar "Junior" Dodson
Born June 8, 1925 in Rutherford County, he was a son of the late Oscar T. Dodson and Mattie Belle Rhodes Dodson.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Former student thankful to return as director
Stephanie Ramon still gets excited about making crafts, playing games and being involved in the variety of fun activities she remembers fondly from the after-school program she once attended.
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For those who enjoyed his show last year, Stephen Freeman's return to Thomasville for the "Christmas with Elvis" series is about enjoying their favorite tribute artist pay homage to a fallen icon.
Thanksgiving Day in the Carolinas
I started off my Thanksgiving article with this Bible verse, a simple acknowledgement of the reason behind this most awaited celebration, perhaps even more so than Christmas.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Crime briefs Nov. 27
Shannon Alcon, 34, of 579 Embler Road in Thomasville, faces multiple drug charges following an investigation by the Davidson County Sheriff's Office Vice and Narcotics Unit.
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Representatives of local food pantries say they rely on community donations to continue their mission to feed the community's hungry.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Cunningham Brick closing in Lexington, Thomasville
Cunningham Brick will close down its factory in Thomasville and its office in Lexington, where the 104-year-old company is based, according to The Dispatch .
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Council receives clean audit for 2013
The City of Thomasville had a good year financially. Thomasville City Council received a clean audit report from Martin Starnes & Associates at its Nov. 16 monthly that showed the city is in good financial shape.
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A winter wonderland is coming to downtown Thomasville this holiday season. Winterfest, a collaboration between two local businesses to create the ultimate holiday experience, kicks off Wednesday, Nov. 29. People can spin around a skating rink or sit by a fire roasting s'mores with loved ones on a cool winter night in the middle of downtown ... (more)
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Man charged in connection to two thefts
An investigation on Oct. 2 of a breaking and entering at 520 Embler Cemetery Road in Thomasville was linked to an Oct. 3 theft at 196 Chapel Drive in Thomasville, according to the Davidson County Sheriff's Office.
Owners of severely neglected dog 'Hope' have been arrested
Two individuals in Thomasville, N.C., have been arrested and charged with felony animal cruelty for allegedly neglecting their three dogs, reported Tuesday's My Fox 8 News .
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Thomasville to consider grant tonight
Council members at 7 p.m. today. The Council is expected to accept a $500,000 Community Development Block Grant on behalf of Mill-Chem Manufacturing, a High Point-based company, which plans to add more than two dozen jobs to a facility on Albertson Road.
Short foot chase ends with arrest
After a brief foot chase in the 400 block of Memorial Park Drive, the Thomasville Police Department arrested Christopher Todd Ledbetter, 18, of 15 Memorial Park, Thomasville.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Victim of neglect, dog fights for her life in North Carolina
A dog taken in by the Thomasville Animal Control is fighting for her life at the Davidson Animal Hospital in Lexington, N.C. An anonymous tip led an animal control officer to the dog, named "Hope," who was near death, and two other dogs who were also badly neglected, but not as pitiful as the emaciated German shepherd mix.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
WVU signs 5 women's basketball recruits
Carey said Friday he's signed forward Abigail Asoro, centers Kristina King and Kayla Montgomery and guards Dominique Simpson and Tyara Warren.
The Thomasville Area Chamber of Commerce was recognized last week with the 2013 Outstanding Video Award from the Chambers of Commerce in the Carolinas.
- Police seek whereabouts of wanted man
A local man is wanted in connection with several charges including breaking and entering, larceny, and a parole violation.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Career fair expands options
Some will go off to a four-year university while others head for a community college.