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Recent articles by Annette:

High Point mother, 3 children, fondly remembered after 'unimaginable' tragedy

"Their lives were taken too soon — yet their legacy lives on from the shores of Jamaica to the campus of N.C. A&T." → Read More

High Point mother, 3 children, fondly remembered after 'unimaginable' tragedy

"Their lives were taken too soon — yet their legacy lives on from the shores of Jamaica to the campus of N.C. A&T." → Read More

State offers reward up to $25,000 to solve 2017 murder of Southeast Guilford High student

Investigators are still trying to determine who shot and killed Kate-Lynn Hope Simmons, 18, on June 4, 2017 outside a party at the North Winds Apartments at 1373 Lees Chapel → Read More

State offers reward up to $25,000 to solve 2017 murder of Southeast Guilford High student

Investigators are still trying to determine who shot and killed Kate-Lynn Hope Simmons, 18, on June 4, 2017 outside a party at the North Winds Apartments at 1373 Lees Chapel → Read More

'He still has the gun': 911 calls reveal urgency for help following High Point father's shooting

A couple who escaped went from house to house looking for help. Several neighbors were willing to call police, but no one knew them well enough to allow them inside. → Read More

Police unsure of what led High Point father on Saturday to kill four others, himself

In describing the shootings, the police department had previously said that officers came to the house after a man and a woman ran from the residence screaming for help. → Read More

'We still got played': Greensboro nonprofit says it was scammed out of $40,000 on PayPal

It was unclear as of Wednesday if any of the money can be recovered as a result of the PayPal scam. → Read More

What did you learn about protecting your home (or yourself) from sub-freezing temps?

Now that we're all thawing out from single-digit lows over the weekend, what lessons did you learn? → Read More

Some NC A&T off-campus housing damaged when pipes burst from extreme cold temps

All repairs are expected to be completed before classes begin Jan. 9 at NC A&T. → Read More

UNCG police will soon welcome Odin, a comfort dog, to its team

"We can't wait to get him here so that he can meet our Spartans!" the department said on its Facebook page. → Read More

Former Triad residents talk about impact of power outages in Moore County

The Kaufmans are staying with family in Summerfield while waiting for news about when power will be restored to their home and their children's schools in Moore County. → Read More

Fake 911 call falsely reported active shooter at Grimsley High this morning, Greensboro police say

Multiple schools across North Carolina have reported similar fake 911 calls Thursday, including Williams High School in Burlington, Wilkes Central High School in Wilkesboro and a high school in Fayetteville. → Read More

Overheated laundry cause of bedroom blaze in Burlington, fire officials say

A jacket that was hot out of a dryer and taken to a bedroom soon smoldered, "subsequently catching other clothing articles and furniture on fire" after the homeowner had left → Read More

Cashion wins the battle of veteran commissioners to keep her at-large seat

Democrat Kay Cashion, a longtime Board of Commissioners member, beat former Commissioner Jerry Alan Branson who was looking to get back on the board. → Read More

THC edibles found in bags resembling popular candy and snacks, High Point police say

Store owners and employees voluntarily surrendered more than 8,800 counterfeit products and were issued a warning. → Read More

UNCG to host 2-day esports event for educators, gamers

The Oct. 28-29 event will also feature a Fortnite tournament. → Read More

Animal rescue plan: Guilford shelter seeks short-term foster families

In a new "Stray to Foster" program, participants are asked to care for a stray or surrendered animal for 72 hours and to post pictures and information on lost pet → Read More

Guilford County has reported 3 monkeypox cases as state total increases to 114, health officials say

For those who are most at-risk, health departments in Guilford and Forsyth now have supplies of vaccines to help protect against the virus. → Read More

Voters will choose among 6 candidates for 3 at-large seats on Greensboro City Council

Candidates are vying for at-large seats held by longtime incumbents Marikay Abuzuaiter and former mayor Yvonne Johnson, as well as Hugh Holston — who was appointed by the council in → Read More

Hospital admissions of COVID-19 patients continue to rise in NC, nationwide

Statewide, at least 1,099 COVID-19 patients were admitted to hospitals during the week ending July 16. → Read More