Randolph County Newswire

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  1. Guilford County and High Point reach decisions on Thomas Built Buses incentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Business Journal

    ... at its public hearing Thursday morning. Those incentives come on top of incentives approved this week by Randolph County and the city of Archdale for a total of $66,098. The expansion by Thomas Built Buses is being considered for 713 W. Fairfield ...

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  2. Randolph County and Archdale approve incentives for potential 236-job expansion of Thomas Built BusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Business Journal

    Randolph County and Archdale officials have approved $66,098 worth of incentives for a potential 236-job expansion by High Point-based Thomas Built Buses . Bonnie Renfro , president of the Randolph County Economic Development Corp. , confirmed Wednesday that the incentives were approved for the expansion being considered at a facility at 713 W. Fairfield Road, on the Randolph/Guilford county line.

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  3. Technimark considers $46M manufacturing plant in Asheboro that could add 224 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Business Journal

    ... plant that would add 224 full-time jobs. The plant would bring the company's total employment in Randolph County to 1,205. Technimark officials said the plant is expected to be approximately 140,000 square feet, but the final size hasn't been ...

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  4. Our Past: Regional Consolidated Services, 1990Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Courier-Tribune

    ... Courier-Tribune that was taken on Sept. 20, 1990. Rudzinski has long served as the executive director of the Randolph County Senior Adults Association, which will soon move to new quarters in a former textile mill building on Church Street in ...

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  5. Wake Forest Baptist to build $3.3 million dialysis center in Randolph CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Business Journal

    Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center has received state approval for a $3.3 million outpatient dialysis center in northwest Randolph County. Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center has received state approval to build a 10-station, $3.3 million dialysis center in northwest Randolph County.

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  6. Possible rush for marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    ... THESTATE. OFFICIALS SAY A FEDERAL JUDGE''S RULING TO STRIKE DOWN THE BAN IS EXPECTED SOON. BUT OFFICIALS IN RANDOLPH COUNTY ARE NOT EXPECTING MUCH, ESPECIALLY SINCE THEY HAVE NOT HAD ANY INQUIRIES SINCE THE SUPREME COURT'S ANNOUNCEMENT. SO FAR THIS ...

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  7. Asheboro shelter facing shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    ... TO SHUT THEIR DOORS. WE'VE PAWNED EVERYTHING. THE PASTOR SAYS IF THESE DOOR S SHUT, THE HOMELESS MEN IN RANDOLPH COUNTY WILL BE IMPACTED THE MOST. THE SHELTER HAS 20 BEDS. THE RESIDENTS HAVE FOOD, WARM PLACE TO SAY, AND A BED BUT THE PASTOR SAYS IN ...

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  8. Rowan deputies charge man with indecent libertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Charlotte Observer

    Matthew Cleaver, 40, of Asheboro, has been arrested on two counts of felony indecent liberties with a child, according to the Rowan County Sheriff's Office. A Randolph County man has been accused of having sexual activities with an 11-year-old girl, authorities in Rowan County say.

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  9. Police: Man committed sex crimes against RowanaRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... indecent liberties with a child last week. Cleaver was arrested by Asheboro Police, and then booked into the Randolph County Detention Center on a $10,000 secured bond. Read or Share this story: http://www.wcn ...

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  10. Rowan man arrested for indecent liberties with a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | WBTV

    ... o was a friend of the victim's family. Cleaver was arrested by the Asheboro Police Department and put in the Randolph County Detention Center under a $10,000 secured bond. He has since been released on bond.

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  11. Thomas Built Buses considering expansion that would add 236 Triad jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Business Journal

    High Point-based Thomas Built Buses is the company considering an expansion that would create at least 236 jobs during the next five years, according to economic development leaders in both High Point and Randolph County. "The company that is considering the expansion is Thomas Built Buses.

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  12. High Point-area company plans $12M expansion, 236 new jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Business Journal

    ... line, is seeking incentives from local goverment in both counties for the project. Archdale and the Randolph County Board of Commissioners will hold a joint public hearing on Oct. 14 to consider an incentives package of up to $66,098. High Point and ...

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  13. Deep River Muddogs to join CVCL in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Courier-Tribune

    Nestled behind Ramseur Elementary School located on U.S. 64 stands a baseball field that used to play host to some of the top players in Randolph County. Craven Stadium was once the the site of some very exciting baseball featuring teams from Eastern Randolph High School and the Eastern Randolph American Legion baseball program.

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  14. NC schools average one counselor to 400 studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | WRAL.com

    ... desk, there's a large stack of folders filled with student test scores. They've landed in her office after Randolph County cut its testing coordinators last year. "[They] need to be filed," she says. "Things they don't tell you in school counselor ...

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  15. Katie Archer crowned Miss Randolph County 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Courier-Tribune

    After a 10-year absence, the Miss Randolph County Scholarship Pageant made a triumphant return Saturday, Sept. 20, under the guidance of the Kiwanis Club of Asheboro, and crowned its 51st Miss Randolph County.

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  16. Best of Randolph CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Courier-Tribune

    Come back on October 12, 2014 to view all the results for this year's Readers' Choice Best of Randolph County!

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  17. Library: Give banned books a lookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... as he cradled a hard-bound copy of Ralph Ellison's classic "Invisible Man," an 1852 novel once banned from Randolph County Schools after a parental complaint brought it to a vote. According to an Asheboro Courier-Tribune article dated Sept. 16, ...

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  18. Medicaid expansion: 9,000 Randolph residents fall in coverage gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | Courier-Tribune

    An estimated 9,000 people in Randolph County do not have health insurance today because North Carolina did not expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act . Based on income levels reported in census data, that's how many adults may have been eligible for the program, according to figures from the Randolph County Department of Social Services .

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  19. Car Chase: In search of major auto plant, NC starts to assemble sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | The Charlotte Observer

    Property owner Tim Booras surveys the view looking west from the highest point, just over 700 feet above sea level, of a 1,800-acre megasite in western Chatham County, near the Randolph County line. Booras is hoping to lure an automotive manufacturer to the site between U.S. 64 and U.S. 421 northwest of Siler City.

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  20. Police locate Wilmington girl missing since JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Lumina News

    Investigators with the Wilmington Police Department were able to track down 15-year-old Deanna Smith, who went missing from New Bern Street in Wilmington on June 25. In a press release from WPD public information officer Linda Rawley, she stated Smith was located in Randolph County, N.C., and is safe. Smith left a note for her parents in June stating her intentions to run away but WPD investigators had not heard or seen anything else from Smith for a while.

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