Wednesday May 15
ASFD installs board members, updates website
John Conrad of Powell Co. was installed as the new president of the American Society of Furniture Designers at the group's meeting here late last month.
The Star Online
Sarah Griffin receives award for campus involvement
Sarah Margaret Griffin, of Valdese, has been awarded N.C. State University's 2013 Outstanding Woman Award for Campus Involvement.
The Heartland Institute
North Carolina Questions Common Core
North Carolina legislators have introduced a proposal that would require their state to examine national Common Core education standards.
Mt. Airy News
Henredon plant being acquired by new company
It's been about three months since the closing of Henredon Furniture in Mount Airy was announced, and there's already a plan for another company to occupy its facilities at 109 Mountain View Road.
High school students travel from mountains to help Brunswick County family
If you heard a group of high school guys from the mountains was visiting the coast, you'd expect them to be headed straight to the beach.