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Video: High Point Fire Dept. Warns of Vehicle Arson

Video: High Point Fire Dept. Warns of Vehicle Arson

The High Point Fire Department urges car owners and home owners of the Triad to comprehend the dangers of car arson—a problem attributed to more than 30 deaths in recent years and the chosen theme of this year’s National Arson Awareness Week in May.  

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YWCA Celebrates A Better Swim

YWCA Celebrates A Better Swim

The last time the YWCA of High Point had a swimming pool in such tip-top shape, President Dwight Eisenhower was nearing the end of his time in the White House and America was welcoming Hawaii and Alaska as the last two states to join the union. 

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A Ghost Bike Returns

A Ghost Bike Returns

It’ll go up as early as next Tuesday at the corner of Sewarn and Scalesville roads in Summerfield. It’s the very spot whereTodd Martinez, a High Point firefighter and part-time Guilford County paramedic, was hit while cycling with his wife Feb. 2 less than two hours before the Super Bowl.

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Video/Audio: 2 Firefighters Dead In 9-Alarm Boston Blaze

Video/Audio: 2 Firefighters Dead In 9-Alarm Boston Blaze

Two Boston firefighters were killed Wednesday when a massive nine-alarm fire ripped through a Beacon Street brownstone    

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Accident Involving School Bus In High Point

Accident Involving School Bus In High Point

An accident involving a school bus was reported around 4 p.m. near the intersection of College Drive and Davis Avenue

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Cause of Old Myrtle Desk Fire Remains A Mystery

Cause of Old Myrtle Desk Fire Remains A Mystery

The cause of a fire that gutted part of a former Myrtle Desk factory will be listed as undetermined, a High Point Fire Department official says

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Minor Injuries Reported in High Point Wreck

Minor Injuries Reported in High Point Wreck

 Minor injuries were reported after a wreck involving three vehicles Friday afternoon in High Point

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Hillcrest Home Catches Fire

Hillcrest Home Catches Fire

Jim Tennant and his wife Kitsy was waiting for his neighbor Cyrus Cooley to bring over hot tamales for their Mexican dinner. Cooley stopped by his house at 410 Hillcrest Drive and dropped his bookbag in the kitchen and went to Tennant’s for dinner.Halfway through the fiesta, a neighbor banged on the door and yelled...

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Photos: Crews Work To Extract Victims From Wreck On Kivett Drive in High Point

Photos: Crews Work To Extract Victims From Wreck On Kivett Drive in High Point

Emergency crews are on the scene of a car wreck on Kivett Street Wednesday afternoon.The accident happened around 1:25 p.m. at the corner of Kivett Street and Dillon Road.Crews are working to extract victims from the vehicle.  [Show as slideshow] ...

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UPDATE VIDEO/PHOTOS: Crews Battling Three-Alarm Warehouse Fire In High Point

UPDATE VIDEO/PHOTOS: Crews Battling Three-Alarm Warehouse Fire In High Point

  Sleet and ice Monday night and Tuesday morning made conditions dangerous for firefighters putting out a three-alarm blaze on Taylor Avenue.One firefighter was hurt after falling off a ladder. He received minor injuries and was taken to the hospital for treatment.(FOX8 Video) Fire guts old Myrtle Desk building...

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