Guilford County and High Point officials have approved incentives for a potential 236-job expansion by High Point-based Thomas Built Buses . Loren Hill , president of the High Point Economic Development Corp., said the Guilford County Board of Commissioners authorized its performance-based incentives of $118,000 Thursday night and the High Point City Council authorized performance-based incentives of $188,800 at its public hearing Thursday morning.
Business Journal, Fri, Oct 17 2014 @ 02:51 PM
Pictured here is Larry Audas, president and general manager of WFMY News 2. The news station has partnered with several organization to launch the Aviation Thrives Here marketing initiative. Larry Audas and Bill Lancaster of WFMY News 2 have requested to receive $35,000 from the city of Greensboro to fund the "Aviation Thrives Here" work force initiative for its second year.
Business Journal, Thu, Oct 16 2014 @ 03:34 PM
The arrival of the fall season not only means dropping temperatures and leaves, but also an increase in the chances of a collision with a deer across North Carolina. Between 2011 and 2013, nearly half of the more than 61,000 animal-related crashes took place in October through December.
Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 01:20 AM
Mary Hanlin, CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Greensboro said her hope is that those living in the home would see their lives transformed and blessed. Hanlin said she believed the home represented a model of renewal.
Burlington Times News, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 06:53 PM
Thomas Built Buses announced United Auto Workers Local 5287 ratified a new four-year contract for workers at the bus company's manufacturing facility in High Point, North Carolina. The new contract rewards the valuable contributions of Thomas Built's workforce while improving the efficiency of its operations in order to make the business more competitive.
STN Online, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 06:55 PM
High Point-based Thomas Built Buses has donated a bus chassis that will be converted into the "K-12 After School NanoBio Bus" to rural and inner city community centers, churches and libraries. It will feature projects and experiments in agricultural biotechnology, materials technologies and biology.
Business Journal, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 02:04 PM
A woman recently noticed something strange in a photo from an old news report. In the photo, a ghostly figure can be seen engulfed in flames in a fire that occurred at her townhouse.
Examiner.com, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 03:57 AM
According to Sheriff Graham Atkinson, the incident began around 9:40 p.m., when a county deputy attempted to stop a motorcycle on the highway for a tail light violation.
Mt. Airy News, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 06:06 PM