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U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris will be at Smith High for campaign event Sunday in Greensboro  Greensboro News & Record

Harris is holding a campaign organizing event at 4 p.m. at Smith High School, 2407 S. Holden Road, the campaign said in a news release. Doors open at 3:25 ...



Photos: Kamala Harris campaigns in Greensboro | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris campaigned at Smith High School in Greensboro, N.C., on Sunday, August 25, 2019.



Update: Grimsley routs Northern Guilford; Page, Dudley lose season openers in high school football  Greensboro News & Record

Updates at 8:45 p.m. with final scores for Saturday night games:



Photos: August 2019's best photos from News & Record photographers  Greensboro News & Record

Racers make their way along the course during the girls Guilford County Cross Country Championship at Hagan-Stone Park in Pleasant Garden, N.C., on ...



Photos: Smith High School graduation 2019 | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

Smith High School graduated 290 students during commencement Saturday at the Greensboro Coliseum's Special Events Center.



Democratic hopeful Harris visits North Carolina this weekend  Raleigh News & Observer

Democratic presidential hopeful Kamala Harris is visiting central North Carolina this weekend with an eye on building support in the presidential battleground ...



Armed man got into Smith High School cafeteria before he was chased, taken into custody  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- An armed suspect was arrested after showing up at Smith High School Monday afternoon, according to Greensboro Police Chief Wayne ...



Former Smith High School science teacher drowns in rip current  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- A man who was once a beloved Guilford County teacher drowned on Sunday, according to the Town of Pine Knoll Shores. WITN reports ...



Armed man at Smith High School had a 'hit list,' according to arrest warrants  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Warrants for an armed man arrested on the grounds of Smith High School on Monday revealed a handwritten note that appears to be a hit list ...



'We were almost the next national story.' Federal jury indicts man who allegedly brought guns, 'hit list' to Smith High School in Greensboro.  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Steve Spence came to Ben L. Smith High School in early December, police said, with guns, a “hit list” and a plan to kill his former intimate ...



Democratic hopeful Harris visits Durham this weekend  CBS17.com

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) – Democratic presidential hopeful Kamala Harris is visiting central North Carolina this weekend with an eye toward building support in the ...



‘Dude’s gotta go’: Kamala Harris builds case against Trump during Greensboro visit  Triad City Beat

Harris greeted a crowd of hundreds in Smith High School's gym and spoke for half an hour about the importance of “commonsense” gun legislation, while ...



The Heroes Of Smith High; Three People Who Prevented a School Shooting Tragedy  WFMYNews2.com

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- — Arresting Steve Spence stopped a possible tragedy, and it's all because of the heroics of three people. School Resource Officer D.K. ...



'Just stay calm': Smith High School staff who confronted armed man tell their story  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — An armed man who came to Smith High on Monday threatened to start shooting in the cafeteria during the busy lunch period, according to ...



Colts turn to Jacoby Brissett, former N.C. State star, in wake of Luck's surprise retirement  Greensboro News & Record

INDIANAPOLIS — General manager Chris Ballard spent most of the offseason talking about the two starting-caliber quarterbacks on the Indianapolis Colts' ...



Authorities: Man caught with 2 loaded guns on Triad high school campus had 'hit list' of 5 intended victims  WXII12 Winston-Salem

A 29-year-old Virginia man is in custody after he was wandered into a Greensboro high school Monday afternoon armed with two hand guns and was carrying a ...



Guns, Lots of Ammo and a Hit list: What Steve Spence Had On Him While at Smith High  WFMYNews2.com

Court documents show Spence had a hit list with at least 5 people on it, all of which he was involved in a domestic relationship with.



Students at Academy at Smith in Greensboro start new year with new program  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. — It's already time to hit the books again for some Guilford County students. Students at the Early College at Guilford, Greensboro College ...



Teachers on 'Hit List' Speak Out | Smith High Attendance Way Down After Man With Guns Enters School  WFMYNews2.com

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- One day after a man with a gun and backpack full of bullets entered Smith High School, attendance was way down. Guilford County ...



Former Smith High teacher drowns in Atlantic Beach  Greensboro News & Record

A Triad teacher who once taught in Guilford County and most recently taught in Forsyth drowned Sunday afternoon at Atlantic Beach.



Averting a tragedy: Smith High School staff members who confronted an armed man on the Greensboro campus tell their story  Winston-Salem Journal

GREENSBORO — An armed man who came to Smith High on Monday threatened to start shooting in the cafeteria during the busy lunch period, according to ...



Smith High's 2019 graduates  Greensboro News & Record

Graduates: Jarrit Adams, Nina Alejo-Canuto, Brenda Marisol Aleman-Orozco, Elizabeth Aleman-Orozco, Emmanuel Allen, Abigail Allman-Jones, Paola ...



Who made the Guilford County Schools high school honor roll fourth quarter?  Greensboro News & Record

The following students in the Guilford County Schools have achieved academic distinction for the fourth quarter and are included on the school system's ''A ...



Smith boys defeat Mount Tabor, 66-53  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Silas Mason scored a game-high 22 points to lift the Smith boys basketball team to a 66-53 victory over Mount Tabor tonight.



Student walkout at Ben L. Smith High School  Greensboro News & Record

Ben L Smith High School students walked out of class on the one month anniversary of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting to advocate for gun ...



North Carolina Renovates High Schools into Tech Academies  Government Technology

Guilford County will use $6 million in left over construction funds to convert or build six high schools into academies for career and technical education.



Two Credited For Potentially Preventing Shooting  Spectrum News

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- A school resource officer (SRO) and a school employee serving as a monitor are being credited for potentially preventing a school ...



Guilford County school board to vote Tuesday on dropping last day of school  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — A proposal to drop the last day for students this school year is up for a vote at tonight's Guilford County school board meeting in High Point.



Smith High's 2018 graduates  Greensboro News & Record

Graduates: Fnu A Nha, Yasmine Abdullah, Shalia Danielle Agnew, Amani Aguayo, Karla Alejandra Aguirre, Messiah Alston, Jabria Lashi Aikens, Elizabeth ...



Who made the Guilford County Schools high school honor roll third quarter?  Greensboro News & Record

The following students in the Guilford County Schools have achieved academic distinction for the third quarter and are included on the school system's ''A Team.



Ben L. Smith High School Athletic Renovations | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

Smith High School is undergoing major renovations with it's athletic facilities, inside and out. It includes building a new free-standing field house and renovating ...



People concerned over ‘incomplete’ renovations at Smith High School  myfox8.com

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The Guilford County school district says it will be fixing some issues with renovations at Ben L. Smith High School. Athletic booster club ...



Ben L. Smith High graduation | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

The 2016 Smith High School graduation took place at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 4, at the Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, N.C..



Presidential Candidate Kamala Harris To Campaign In Greensboro  WFMYNews2.com

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris has announced she will visit Greensboro on Sunday, August 25. It will be at 4:00 p.m. ...



'We Got Lucky': Man arrested at NC school had 2 Guns, magazines, backpack of bullets: Police  WWLTV.com

Smith High's School Resource Officer arrested a man who came on campus armed with 2 guns, several magazines and a backpack that contained boxes of ...



What Would You Do If You Found $7 Million? Guilford County Schools Is Putting It Towards Renovations  WFMYNews2.com

Several Guilford County Schools construction projects came in under budget. This gives GCS an opportunity to spend it on six different schools.



Upcoming Bullying Prevention Initiatives at Guilford County Schools  WFMYNews2.com

Smith High in Greensboro has a bullying prevention group called 'Every1.' They had an interesting mix of participants last year: those who have experienced ...



Who made Guilford County Schools high school honor roll second quarter?  Greensboro News & Record

The following students in the Guilford County Schools have achieved academic distinction for the second quarter and are included on the school system's ''A ...



School employees, SRO, honored for stopping armed suspect who entered local high school  WXII12 Winston-Salem

A Greensboro Church is honoring the work of a School Resource Officer and two school employees, who confronted an armed gunman at Smith High School in ...



Smith High School's 2017 graduates  Greensboro News & Record

Amina Abdi, Vanessa Alejo-Vital, Christopher Alexander, Derontay Alexander, A'Kera Allen, Mariah Allen, Tyrees Amos, Katherine Anderson, Quijuana Andrews ...



Some parents upset after Career and Technical Education Program cut from Southeast Guilford High School  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Parents are asking a lot of questions after the Guilford County school board voted to put the Career and Technical Education Program at ...



Who made Guilford County Schools high school honor roll first quarter?  Greensboro News & Record

The following students in the Guilford County Schools have achieved academic distinction for the first quarter and are included on the school system's ''A Team.



Teacher identified as Pine Knoll Shores drowning victim  WITN

One man is dead, and three children are in the hospital after a water rescue made on Sunday afternoon in Pine Knoll Shores.



More than $7 million left over from construction projects would help renovate 6 Guilford high schools for new career/tech academies, board says  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Two high schools would get additions for new career academies and four others would get renovations under a plan to use money left over ...



LIST: Guilford County Schools Facility Scores From Best To Worst  WFMYNews2.com

GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — On Thursday, MGT Consulting Group presented their findings to Guilford County Schools leaders after conducting roughly a ...



Guilford county school board votes to use CTE funds to repair Gateway Education Center  Triad City Beat

Gateway parents won another battle on Tuesday evening after the Guilford County school board voted to use CTE funds to make repairs to Gateway Education ...



Federal grand jury indicts man accused of walking into NC school with guns and hit list  WTOC

GREENSBORO, NC (WXII/CNN) – A federal grand jury in North Carolina has indicted a man who allegedly showed up at a school with a list of people he ...



Career academy at Southeast Guilford High scrapped due to repair needs at Gateway  Greensboro News & Record

A planned Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering academy at Southeast Guilford High School is no longer in the works, following a vote by the Guilford County ...



Guilford County students participate in walkouts on Parkland shooting anniversary  Greensboro News & Record

Students in at least 24 schools in Guilford County joined tens of thousands of students nationwide in school walkouts or related events Wednesday.



A&T Football Practice Begins Friday/Season Preview  NCAT Aggies

EAST GREENSBORO – North Carolina A&T football is back!! The two-time defending Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) champions and the two-time ...



Smith High School band director dies  My Fox 8

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The band director of Ben L. Smith High School died Saturday night after working as a deejay at a Virginia high school's prom. Charles L.



Smith High School's 2016 graduates  Greensboro News & Record

Graduates: Oluwatobi Abati, Hilary Aguilar Espinos, Jeremiah Anderson (salutatorian), Joshua Anderson, Tynesia Anderson, Daisy Arguello, Desmond Arnette, ...



Four downs with Eric Ebron, Indianapolis Colts tight end from Greensboro  Greensboro News & Record

Eric Ebron, an Indianapolis Colts tight end, Keenan Allen, a Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver, are teaming up to host a free youth football camp in ...



Former student says Forsyth County teacher who died in rip current was like a 'father-figure'  WXII12 Winston-Salem

A vigil is planned for Wednesday evening for the Forsyth County teacher who was the victim of a Crystal Coast beach drowning Sunday.



High School Girls Basketball: Dudley 50, Smith 38 | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

The Dudley Panthers girls basketball team won at Smith High School in a conference game against rival school Ben L. Smith by a score of 50-38 in a Metro 4-A.



Their Perspective: GCS Students Talk About Racism, Threats On Campus And Everyday Life  WFMYNews2.com

Ever since a video of a racist rant featuring two GCS high school students went viral on social media last month, the District's Office of Diversity, Equity and ...



Here's What We Know About Day Of Action's 2019 Teacher Rally in Raleigh  WFMYNews2.com

RALEIGH, N.C. — More than 50,000 are expected in downtown Raleigh on Wednesday as part of the Day of Action for the North Carolina Association of ...



Guilford school board happy with extra money for district in state budget  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — The current version of the state budget, which awaits signature or veto by the governor, contains $28.8 million for Guilford County Schools ...



School lockdowns lifted after false reports of person with weapon at Four Seasons mall in Greensboro  myfox8.com

UPDATE: The lockdowns for five schools have been lifted after false reports of a person with a weapon at the Four Seasons mall in Greensboro. About a dozen ...



Gateway Education Center Will Be Repaired, But At What Cost?  WFMYNews2.com

GREENSBORO, N.C. — $2 Million sounds like a lot, but what will that cover? At one point, it was said that Gateway would have to be closed altogether, but now ...



Smith football stadium construction 'a little behind'  Greensboro News & Record

Greensboro-based H.M. Kern Corporation, the project's general contractor, must complete the work by Aug. 16 to avoid a $3000-per-day penalty under the terms ...



Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris coming to Durham on Saturday  WRAL.com

Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris will be in North Carolina the next two days.



Football Practice Begins In Aggieland  NCAT Aggies

N.C. A&T enters this season seeking their fifth MEAC title of the decade. They have dominated the Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl since its inception in ...



Smith High School SRO recognized as best in NC  My Fox 8

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Greensboro police officer C.M. Roulhac was recognized this year as the best school resource officer in North Carolina. Roulhac, who ...



Report outlines building inadequacies in Guilford schools; suggestions include closing some, replacing others  Greensboro News & Record

The report recommends moving students to underused schools, adding space to some schools and replacing others with new buildings.



'I Didn't Know It Would Be This Good:' Eric Ebron's Spark Is Back  Colts.com

Three times in Eric Ebron's life he has faced a major fork in the road, and all three times he's gone in the right direction. From the death of his grandfather, ...



Texas Basketball Recruiting: Kansas State battling for 3-star G Silas Mason  Hook 'Em Headlines

Pushing the 2019 Texas basketball recruiting class as far as it will go could mean including three-star NC native forward Silas Mason.



School year for most Guilford Co. Schools students about a month away, school district gearing up  WXII12 Winston-Salem

Guilford County Schools leaders are gearing up for the 2019/2020 school year as class is set to begin about a month from now.



How Greensboro’s Baby Doe met the family that saved her – ‘What Happened to Baby Doe’ episode 9  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- As Angel Thomas got older, she was becoming more comfortable with sharing her story. “I felt that it's not something that I should have to ...



APP STATE’S DUSTIN KERNS WASTES NO TIME ON RECRUITING TRAIL  247Sports

Appalachian State's Dustin Kerns had a hectic opening 14 days as the new men's basketball head coach but there was still time to open the NCAA spring ...



High School Boys Basketball: Smith 78, Dudley 62 | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

The Ben L. Smith Golden Eagles boys basketball team won over the Dudley Panthers in a conference game by a score of 78 to 62.



Lexington City Schools names new assistant superintendent  Lexington Dispatch

David J. Miller II has been hired as the assistant superintendent of operations for the Lexington City Schools.He will be responsible for transportation, food ...



Staff members who confronted armed Norfolk man at N.C. school tell their story  Virginian-Pilot

An armed man who came to Smith High on Monday threatened to start shooting in the cafeteria during the busy lunch period, according to one of the staff ...



Greensboro Police Chief Wayne Scott announces his retirement  Winston-Salem Journal

Scott succeeded former police chief Ken Miller in 2015 after beating out 43 other candidates for the job. He joined the police force in 1991.



Former ECU football player arrested in Greensboro school gun threat  WHSV

GREENSBORO, NC (WITN) — A former East Carolina University football player walked into a Greensboro high school Monday afternoon heavily armed with ...



New schools, new staff, new school year for Guilford County Schools  Greensboro News & Record

From a new athletic fee to completed construction projects, a look at changes for the 2017-18 academic year for Guilford County Schools.



Deena Hayes-Greene elected as chair of Guilford school board  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — School board members elected (Information changed to correct an error. See correction below. 4:49 p.m. Dec. 19) Deena Hayes-Greene as ...



4 Observer-area stars named to Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters  Charlotte Observer

Three Charlotte Observer-area high school basketball stars have been named to the 2019 Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters. The all-star game matching some ...



Guilford County Board of Education approves money for signature academies  WXII12 Winston-Salem

More than $7 million for career and technical education.



Triad 100  Triad City Beat

New sheriffs in Forsyth/Guilford On election night, perhaps the biggest surprises in local politics took place in the sheriff's offices. In Forsyth County, Bobby ...



Winston-Salem teacher identified as drowning victim  WRAL.com

A local teacher has been identified as the victim of a beach drowning on the Crystal Coast on Sunday,



Runners: Sharonda Eggleton  Greensboro News & Record

The Runners profile, highlighting an athlete in the Triad, is posted every Friday morning on the Running Shorts blog. Today, meet Greensboro's Sharonda ...



Some school districts cancel classes as Triad teachers head to Raleigh for the Day of Action  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

RALEIGH, N.C. — Teachers from across the state took the day off of school to put the pressure on in Raleigh for Wednesday's Day of Action. Hosted by the North ...



Father of local Special Olympics athlete among those who decried proposed cuts, which Trump says are no longer being considered  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Before President Donald Trump rescinded his administration's plan late Thursday to end funding to Special Olympics, the mounting outcry ...



Career Technical Education coming to Guilford County schools.  WXII12 Winston-Salem

Career Technical Education coming to Guilford County schools.



Greensboro's Keenan Allen and Eric Ebron and A&T's Tarik Cohen selected for Pro Bowl  Greensboro News & Record

Greensboro, this is your Pro Bowl. Three skill-position stars whose games were shaped in the Gate City – the Chargers' Keenan Allen, Bears' Tarik Cohen and ...



Guilford school board struggles with Smith construction contract  Greensboro News & Record

The board was considering an HVAC contract for the school, but had concerns about the lowest bidder, H.M. Kern, who the district is pursuing mediation with ...



Community remembers longtime E.E. Smith High School coach  The Fayetteville Observer

Isaiah "Ike" Walker Sr. was remembered throughout the community Tuesday for the countless young lives he touched in his life as the teacher and coach who ...



Letter to the editor: Regarding Sheriff Barnes  Yes! Weekly

*Editor's note: This letter was sent to YES! Weekly's Facebook inbox as a response to what the “Sheriff Barnes” Facebook page posted on May 17 at 6:53 p.m. ...



Going camping: College football practice begins around the state  Greensboro News & Record

College football practices open training camp this week. A look at the Big Four, N.C. A&T, Appalachian State and East Carolina:



Community Calendar, May 20 | Lifestyles  Greensboro News & Record

Key. GB — Greensboro. HP — High Point. JT — Jamestown. KV — Kernersville. FUNDRAISERS. Events. Hirsch Wellness Network's 10th Annual Lunafest Film ...



Baker, Sr., Darell Laymont  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO Deacon Darell Laymont Baker, Sr., 57, was born on February 11,1961, and departed this life on August 15, 2018. Deacon Baker is the oldest ...



Community Calendar, Feb. 11 | Lifestyles  Greensboro News & Record

Key. GB — Greensboro. HP — High Point. JT — Jamestown. KV — Kernersville. FUNDRAISERS. Events. CTK Cooking Competition: 5 p.m. Feb. 12, Greensboro ...



Shaw University alumni celebrate historical college  The Fayetteville Observer

The history of Shaw University was celebrated Friday night in Fayetteville at the 18th annual Shaw University Scholarship Banquet.Shaw University, established ...



3 Former Triad Stars Earn NFL Pro Bowl Selections  WFMYNews2.com

Keenan Allen, Eric Ebron and Tarik Cohen all received invites to the NFL's annual All-Star game. Two Carolina Panthers also earned nods.



Local Teens Welcomed to HPU and HPPD Youth Leadership Academy  High Point University

Participants of the 2019 Youth Leadership Academy hosted by High Point University and the High Point Police Department are pictured during their first day on ...



Guilford County Schools shakes up graduation schedule for 2018  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Graduations at Guilford County Schools' traditional high schools are set to begin about a week later than last year — a change that leaves ...



Guilford school system sees dip in percent of students passing state tests  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — The percent of Guilford County Schools students passing state tests dipped slightly last school year, according to results released ...



New boards of education highlight issues of racism in Winston-Salem and Greensboro  Triad City Beat

This past week, both the Forsyth and Guilford County Boards of Education swore in their new members. In Forsyth, the result was historic. On Dec. 13, Malishai ...



Guilford County's players in the NFL  Greensboro News & Record

The NFL season opens on Thursday night in Foxboro, Mass. Our area won't have any natives or alumni of area colleges on the field for Chiefs-Patriots, but ...



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