Latest Greensboro, North Carolina Stories

2008-07-23 18:00:38

By Jefferson George, The Charlotte Observer, N.C. Jul. 23--For the first time since late 2005, airline tickets cost more on average in Charlotte than Greensboro, according to federal statistics released Wednesday.

2008-07-23 12:00:57

By Paul B. Johnson, High Point Enterprise, N.C. Jul. 23--GREENSBORO -- What not long ago was, "Thanks, Skybus!" is now -- with sarcasm -- "Thanks a lot, Skybus." The impact of the financial implosion this spring of Skybus Airlines Inc.

2008-07-22 12:01:08

By Staff Reports GREENSBORO -- Operations at Blandwood returned to normal Monday, less than a week after copper thieves stole pipes from the mansion's air conditioning units and downspouts from the adjacent carriage house.

2008-07-22 12:00:53

By SONJA ELMQUIST GREENSBORO -- Months after her Wedgewood neighborhood home was broken into, Beth Sizemore has a new routine: regular visits to pawn shops, looking for her jewelry.

2008-07-21 15:00:41

BROADWAY -- Beatrice Patterson Wilkie, 86, died Friday, July 18, 2008. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 20, at the Cool Springs United Methodist Church, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Arrangements are by Smith Funeral Home of Broadway.

2008-07-21 12:01:26

By News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Jul. 21--GREENSBORO -- Air quality officials have issued a Code Orange forecast for the Triad today, meaning pollution may make the air unhealthy for sensitive groups. The alert runs from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.

2008-07-20 12:00:26

By E.A. Seagraves, News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Jul. 20--Residents of Innwood Street are up in arms about a proposed state Department of Transportation and city parks and recreation department land swap.

2008-07-18 12:01:14

By Staff Reports REIDSVILLE -- Police say a man whose body was found in someone's yard early Sunday morning died of natural causes. A newspaper carrier found 65-year-old Billy Farmer of Gunn Street about 3:40 a.m.

2008-07-18 12:00:40

By Jason Hardin, News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Jul. 18--Glen Hope Baptist Church is no small church. Even so, it might not be able to hold everyone wanting to tell Pruitt Rainey goodbye.

2008-07-17 12:01:05

By Morgan Josey Glover Students in Guilford County Schools have five weeks before they return to the classroom. Will they be ready to crack the textbooks? Research shows that many students fall behind in their math and reading skills during the summer break.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.