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Man who used High Point business to launder money from NFL players gets jail time, must repay $1.3 million

GREENSBORO — A U.S. District Court judge sentenced a Florida man Thursday to more than two years in prison after he pleaded guilty to using his High Point business to launder money from his clients, including members of the NFL.


Summer Art Camps at Theatre Art Galleries (TAG) of High Point

Theatre Art Galleries (TAG) of High Point, NC announces our Summer Art Camp and Art Class lineup for 2019. Summer Art Camps run Monday – Thursday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Summer Art Classes meet once per week for 4 weeks. Every camp and class is taught by an experienced art teacher in the Kaleidosc


Thomasville man charged with sexually abusing 3 children

DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — A Thomasville man faces charges of sexually abusing three children, according to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office. Delano Truman Shrewsbury Jr., 52, of Thomasville, was charged with three counts of statutory sex offense of a child by an adult, three counts of indecent lib


Governor Cooper Says North Carolina Schools Need at Least $8 Billion Dollars in Construction or Renovations

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Governor Roy Cooper is pushing for a $2 billion dollar school bond. Another state lawmaker, Senate Leader Phil Berger, is pushing back. Governor Roy Cooper wants to put a school bond on the ballot so people can decide whether to fix our old schools and build new ones. The Governor


High-powered rifles find their way into gang members’ hands in High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Sunday evening, police responded to a shooting on Franklin Avenue in High Point. More than 30 shots were fired into a house as a family of four sat inside. Police would later find bullet casings in the front yard that prove that at least one high-powered rifle was used in the att


Illegal Dumping A Big Issue In Guilford County

GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Illegal dumping is becoming a problem in Stokesdale, and one Facebook post said neighbors have had enough. "Any kind of brush, debris, construction stuff, household goods and you're dumping it someplace other than the landfill or putting it in your trash it is considered an i


2 arrested at Thomasville house where baby found dead in November

THOMASVILLE, N.C. -- Two people were arrested and drugs were seized at a home where a baby was found dead in November in Thomasville. Kara Garnsey, 23, is accused of going to a Verizon store and impersonating an officer.


'Out of Nowhere Just Gunshots, It Seemed Like Thousands of Them' High Point Home Shot At 20 Times

HIGH POINT, N.C. — High Point police are searching for who's responsible for shooting into a home at least 20 times. It happened Sunday night around 10 p.m. at a home on Franklin Avenue.


Media Advisory: Gov. Roy Cooper Joins Transportation Leaders to Celebrate NC’s First All-electric, Battery-powered Municipal Bus Fleet

Gov. Roy Cooper Joins Transportation Leaders to Celebrate NC’s First All-electric, Battery-powered Municipal Bus Fleet. WHAT: State and local leaders will come together to celebrate the City of Greensboro’s new all-electric, battery-powered buses. The Greensboro Transit Authority (GTA) became the fi


64 exhibitors so far for Spring Premarket

HIGH POINT – Seventeen exhibitors are on board as sponsors for spring 2019 High Point Premarket, set this season for March 4-5. Another 47 additional companies to date have told Furniture Today they’ll be opening their doors for the event.


Greensboro charged with hit and run involving woman, infant child

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A man is facing charges after hit and run involving a woman and her infant child, according to Greensboro police. Christopher Obryan Carter, 32, of Greensboro, is charged with hit and run, driving while license revoked and failure to stop at a red light.


Police have located missing 23-year-old UNC-Greensboro student

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A 23-year-old student of UNC-Greensboro went missing, according to Crime Stoppers. Anastasia Zitko was reported missing Monday. Greensboro police reported that she was found on Tuesday.


North Carolina High School Teacher, 77, Killed After Vicious and Mysterious Animal Attack

A North Carolina woman has tragically died after being viciously attacked by an animal and police are now desperately trying to find out what creature was reposible. On Friday, at 5:47 a.m., police were called to Indian Run Road where they found 77-year-old Brenda Hamilton clinging to life, Beaufort


Winston-Salem Police searching for man who stole woman’s purse at Kings Plaza Shopping Center

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man stole a woman’s purse as she was headed to work at Kings Plaza Shopping Center, according to Winston-Salem police. A woman had just arrived at Que Pasa Media when a man spoke to her in Spanish.


Lexington school bus with children on board crashes after avoiding collision

LEXINGTON, N.C. — Children were on a Tyro Elementary School bus when it crashed in Lexington Wednesday morning, according to a dispatcher. At 7:41 a.m., officers responded to the crash at 611 Front Street.


Tracking NC sex offenders: What you should know

GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. (WFMY) — It's supposed to be a tool you can use to keep track of convicted sex offenders in your neighborhood, but is the registry always right?. According to North Carolina's State Bureau of Investigation, the SBI and county sheriff's offices attempt to ensure that registry in


Three arrested on drug charges after fleeing law enforcement

A Lexington man and two others were arrested for possession of methamphetamines after fleeing from a sheriff’s deputies on Tuesday. Jonathan Lee Bice, 31, of 179 Jim Lane, was charged with felony flee to allude arrest by motor vehicle, felony possession of a schedule II controlled substance and misd


Intern killed by lion at North Carolina wildlife center was dragged around by her neck, fought back

The 22-year-old intern killed by an escaped lion at a North Carolina wildlife education center tried to fight off the animal as she was dragged around by the neck, according to an autopsy report released Tuesday.


Lyft driver takes passenger on 120 mph ride in North Carolina

UNION COUNTY, N.C. (WPVI) -- A Lyft passenger got a white knuckle ride when his driver put the pedal to the metal, clocking speeds of 120 miles an hour. The passenger, in North Carolina, pulled out his phone and took video of the hair-raising trip.


Man accused of child rape in North Carolina arrested at US border

IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. — A man accused of child rape in Iredell County was arrested at the United States border, the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office told WJZY. Jesse Jacinto, 20, of Harmony, is charged with felony statutory rape of a child.