Latest High Point News

Scott leads William & Mary past High Point 70-56

Nov. 5, 2019 10:07 PM EST

HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Thornton Scott had a career-high 22 points as William & Mary got past High Point 70-56 on Tuesday night in a season opener for both teams. Scott shot 6 for 8 from beyond the 3-point arc. Nathan Knight had 16 points, 13 rebounds and three blocks for the Tribe. Andy Van Vliet...

Sheriff's office involved in 2 fatal shootings in 24 hours

Oct. 15, 2019 5:06 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Two men were killed in unrelated gunfights with deputies from a North Carolina sheriff's office during a 24-hour span, including one who was being evicted and another whose relatives had asked the deputies to check on his welfare, authorities said Tuesday. The shootings in Guilford...

Deputies shot, man dead in North Carolina eviction standoff

Oct. 15, 2019 9:31 AM EDT

HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say an hours-long standoff over an eviction in North Carolina has ended with two deputies shot and a man dead. News outlets report a Guilford County deputy went to the man's home in High Point Monday morning to serve him notice to leave the property. Capt. Brian Hall...

N. Carolina man says ax-wielding suspect attacked unprovoked

Sep. 30, 2019 10:35 AM EDT

HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina father says an agitated man tried to attack him with an ax as he strapped his young son into a car seat. Omar Sebastian told WFMY that he had just buckled in his 2-year-old son outside a restaurant in High Point when he glanced over and saw 44-year-old Carson...