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Survey says: Winston-Salem ranks as safest city in North Carolina

Giddy is perhaps too strong a word to describe District Attorney Jim O’Neill. If you’ve ever met the man, you’ll know that “giddy” wouldn’t… Read more

Local News


There are a lot of great white sharks off the Carolina coast right now, trackers show

Great white sharks, including one that’s almost 15 feet long and weighs more than 1,300 pounds, are clustered off the coast of North Caroli… Read more


Hit and run conviction in crash that killed Advance motorcyclist on Peters Creek Parkway

A Forsyth County jury convicted a Winston-Salem man on Monday for causing a crash on Peters Creek Parkway that killed a motorcyclist and th… Read more


Freezing rain could bring slick roads to Forsyth on Thursday night or Friday morning

Freezing rain could arrive in the Triad and Northwest North Carolina on Thursday night into Friday morning as a storm system moves through … Read more


High Point man wanted after drug deal leaves 1 shot

HIGH POINT — A man faces charges after police said he shot a person in the leg during a drug deal.  Read more


2 face charges after High Point officers stop a vehicle driving around with bullet holes

Police said Sateria Johnson, 21, of High Point and Julius Jones, 27, of Archdale face charges.  Read more

Business News

High Point healthcare company plans to sell home medical equipment business; transaction would affect more than 300 local employees

Advanced Home Care, one of High Point's largest private employers, said Monday it has agreed to sell its home medical equipment business in… Read more

North State telecommunications company agrees to be sold for $240 million to Charlotte company

North State Telecommunications Corp. said Monday it has agreed to be sold to a Charlotte fiber-optic network company for $240 million in ca… Read more


Truist CEO: Most customers won't see any account changes

Truist Financial Corp. crossed a pivotal threshold over the weekend with the official legal and regulatory combining of BB&T Corp. and … Read more



East Forsyth makes repeat appearance in Class 4-A championship, while Cardinal Gibbons is on a new path

RALEIGH — East Forsyth's football team has reached a Class 4-A championship for the second straight season — its third since 1992. Read more


App Trail: Shawn Clark named App State interim head coach

Appalachian State has named Shawn Clark the interim head football coach. Read more


Five early things to know about Wake Forest’s Pinstripe Bowl opponent, Michigan State


East Surry will gets its rematch against Tarboro — a Class 1-AA championship penciled in since the season began

RALEIGH — Coach Jeff Craddock of Tarboro admitted he has followed the East Surry football team this season. At least, he paid as close atte… Read more


App State has decision to make: Embrace the stepping stone mantra or lean on tradition?

Updates at 3:33 p.m. with Clark named interim coach for New Orleans Bowl: Read more