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Roster changes made for East-West All-Star Football Game as players report for practice  HighSchoolOT

The N.C. Coaches Association announced a number of roster changes for next week's East-West All-Star Football Game.

Grimsley High School Student Beats the Odds to Graduate

Life nearly forced Daniel Espinoza to choose between supporting his mother or his education.

Seventy-First’s Davis, Terry Sanford’s Bowlding set for East-West All-Star game  The Fayetteville Observer

Fayetteville is starring this week at the N.C. Coaches Association's East-West All-Star events in Greensboro.For Terry Sanford's Dante Bowlding, who will be ...

Award created at Grimsley High School after student saves family from burning home in Greensboro  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Inside a packed auditorium at Grimsey High School Lamontrae Miles received a big surprise. The school created the Grimsley Grit ...

Local students complete NC School of Science & Mathematics Online  Greensboro News & Record

The following local students were among 156 high school seniors from schools throughout North Carolina who earned recognition during a ceremony in ...

HighSchoolOT Live to stream East-West All-Star Games in July  HighSchoolOT

For the first time, HighSchoolOT will provide live coverage of the N.C. Coaches Association East-West All-Star Games in July.

Free East-West youth clinics return  Greensboro News & Record

The N.C. Coaches Association East-West All-Star Games return to Greensboro from July 15-17. In addition to the annual basketball, soccer and football games ...

Meet some of the members of the Guilford County Schools' graduating Class of 2019  Greensboro News & Record

Over the past month, 5500 high school seniors graduated from Guilford County Schools. Every one of them has a story. Here are 10.

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 ...

The road that runs past Grimsley High now honors Josephine Boyd, the first black student to integrate the school  Greensboro News & Record

The former North and South Aycock streets and part of Westover Terrace are now North Josephine Boyd Street and South Josephine Boyd Street.

Special glasses allow Grimsley High student who is legally blind to see clearly for the first time  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- A day at Grimsley High School is full of sounds. From lessons being taught in classrooms to students shuffling through the halls between ...

5 Things To Do In The Triad This Weekend

Another weekend means another chance to do some fun things with the whole family.

Grimsley High AD Lewis Newman resigns  Greensboro News & Record

Updated 11 a.m. Feb. 9. GREENSBORO — Grimsley athletics director Lewis Newman has resigned. Assistant athletics director Ethan Albright will serve as ...

Grimsley High Student Will Compete In Special Olympics World Games

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Grimsley High School student AJ Spaeth has always been athletic, but in just a number of weeks, he'll be taking his talents to the other ...

Ethan Albright takes over as Grimsley AD  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — One of Grimsley's favorite sons will lead its athletics program moving forward. Ethan Albright has been named athletics director at his alma ...

Greensboro's History With School Shootings

Police say 16-year-old Grimsley High student Nicholas Atkinson had been suspended, for smoking, by the assistant principal he shot. It happened in 1994.

Grimsley brings back Darren Corbett as boys basketball coach  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Grimsley is taking a page straight out of the University of North Carolina's football playbook. The Whirlies are bringing back Darren Corbett as ...

Grimsley bounces back with big win over No. 5 Ragsdale in boys basketball  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Things could have gone one of two ways for Grimsely's basketball team after the Whirlies' heartbreaking 54-53 loss to Northwest Guilford on ...

Grimsley High Senior Saves Family From House Fire

A Grimsley High School Senior is being hailed a hero, after he got his younger siblings, and grandparents, out of the house during a fire at his home this week.

A Look Back At The 1994 Deadly Grimsley High Shooting

In 1994 a student at Grimsley High School in Greensboro shot an assistant principal and then killed himself in front of other students as school was dismissing ...

Several Guilford Co. Schools Dealing with Damage, Outages After Michael

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Quite a few schools across Guilford County are dealing with downed trees and power outages after Michael. WFMY News 2's Taheshah ...

Grimsley Beats High Point Central To Advance To Round 2

Grimsley High School topped High Point Central 69-64 in overtime Tuesday night. The win means the Whirlies advance to the second round of the 4-A state ...

Grimsley, Kiser to get new principals  Greensboro News & Record

Weaver Academy also gets a new principal who will be very familiar — Johncarlos Miller returns to the school a year after leaving to lead Grimsley High.

High school graduations: View our collection of photo galleries  Greensboro News & Record

It's graduation weekend for Guilford County Schools and Greensboro Day School. We'll add photo galleries from the schools to this collection through Saturday ...

Page High School students rally around classmate ‘in the fight for his life’  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Page High School students are rallying around each other as senior Sincere Davis is "in the fight for his life." "He was shot in the head.

Photos: Grimsley Defeats Mooresville, 27- 7 | Galleries  Greensboro News & Record

The Whirlies from Grimsley High School defeated the Blue Devils from Mooresville, 27-7.

Greensboro Police: Rumors Of Gun At Grimsley High School Are Not True  WFMY News 2

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Greensboro Police confirm that reports of a gun on campus at Grimsley High School Thursday are false.

Hundreds Walk Out Of Class At Grimsley High School In Protest Of Gun Violence  WFMY News 2

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Between 400, and 500 students walked out of class today at Grimsley High School. Another 76 also walked out at Page High School in ...

Two from Greensboro win Park Scholarships to N.C. State  Greensboro News & Record

Daniel Carter Hutchinson-Kausch and Nehemiah Isaiah MacDonald are among the 40 Park Scholars who will enter N.C. State in the fall.

Unsolicited Endorsement: Josephine Boyd Street  Triad City Beat

One by one, city workers carefully replaced the street signs that read “Aycock Street,” named after Charles Brantley Aycock, to Josephine Boyd Street, after civil ...

Michael Loftin: A world of change since the GHS Class of 1959 graduated  Greensboro News & Record

When members of the Greensboro (today Grimsley) High School class of 1959 gather for their 60th reunion June 7-9, a nostalgic Beach Boys song — “Isn't It ...

Former Grimsley High trainer pleads guilty to indecent liberties with a student  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — After pleading guilty to one count of indecent liberties with a female student, a former Grimsley High School athletic trainer and health teacher ...

Guilford school board votes to close Hampton Elementary  Greensboro News & Record

HIGH POINT — Hampton Elementary, one of three Guilford County schools damaged by a tornado last spring, will close at the end of this school year.

Beloved Grimsley High School teacher Rina Wolfgang dies  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Rina Sky Wolfgang, the popular Hebrew and World History teacher whose Grimsley High community raised money to get her to Israel one ...

Photos: Southern Guilford High graduation 2019 | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

About 250 Southern Guilford High School students received diplomas at commencement ceremonies at the Greensboro Coliseum's Special Events Center on ...

Graduation 2017: Grimsley High | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

Grimsley's class of 2017 received diplomas Sunday, June 11, 2017, at the Special Events Center in Greensboro, N.C..

Grimsley Tops Northwest Guilford 14-7 In A Metro 4A Battle

Grimsley High School held on to beat Northwest Guilford 14-7 Friday night to guarantee the Whirlies a spot in the playoffs.

Former Grimsley High School teacher charged with indecent liberties with a student

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- A man voluntarily turned himself in to police Tuesday after learning of warrants for his arrest for allegedly inappropriately touching a ...

5 things to know about the NCHSAA basketball playoffs  Greensboro News & Record

The NCHSAA basketball playoffs start Tuesday across the state. Here are five things to know as area teams get ready to pursue state titles:

Snowmageddon, Day 3: Greensboro tries to thaw out — but it's not easy  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — The city tried its best to thaw out Tuesday after 12 inches of snow were dumped across the area, setting a record and bringing daily life to a.

Math teacher, Grimsley principal nab top awards at Celebration of Excellence (Video)  Greensboro News & Record

Guilford County Schools honored the district's top teacher and principal Tuesday and highlighted school successes during the annual Celebration of Excellence.

Weaver Academy principal moving to Grimsley High School  Greensboro News & Record

The move, announced late Thursday evening by the school district, coincided with Grimsley High School Principal Charles Blanchard being named the district's ...

Grimsley High graduation | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

The 2016 Grimsley High School graduation took place at 8:30 p.m. Sunday, June 5, at the Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, N.C..

Josephine Boyd Bradley, who integrated Grimsley High, dies  Greensboro News & Record

Boyd was the first black student to attend Greensboro Senior High School, now Grimsley, on Sept. 4, 1957. Football: First practice report from Grimsley  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Grimsley heads into Darryl Brown's third season as the Whirlies' football coach looking to turn the corner after finishing 4-7 overall and 2-2 in ...

2018 NCCA East-West All-Star Football Game | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

The North Carolina Coaches Association East-West All-Star football game was played at Jamieson Stadium at Grimsley High School on Wednesday, July 18, ...

City moves closer to naming street after Josephine Boyd, Grimsley High's first black student  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — The city is moving ahead with plans to rename a major street to honor Grimsley High School's first black student.

Grimsley student helps others with school food pantry

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- During her lunch period, you can find Cassandra Alvarino putting together bags of food and stocking shelves in Grimsley High School's ...

Building issues at Grimsley, Page underscore school infrastructure needs  Greensboro News & Record

Concerns parents and students have raised about the conditions of buildings at Page and Grimsley high schools underscore broader infrastructure needs in ...

Street Renamed After First Black Grimsley Graduate  Spectrum News

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The City of Greensboro renamed Aycock Street after Josephine Boyd, the first black student to graduate from Grimsley High School.

Grimsley High School's 2017 graduates  Greensboro News & Record

Reyad Gafar Abbas, Houshmand Bobak Abbaszadeh, Marina Celeste Abreu, Britta Kezia Adjei, John Arthur Albright, Taylor Nicole Allen, Alexander Arion Alston ...

Family of Dudley High School senior killed in shooting pleading for answers  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- A family is demanding answers after a Greensboro teen was shot and killed. James Currie was a senior at Dudley High School, just ...

Photos: Hampton Elementary through the years | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

Physics students from NC A&T brought The Great Pumpkin Drop, Communicating Science To Kids program to Hampton Elementary School, on Oct 30, 2003.

Two from Guilford County are named Morehead-Cain scholars at UNC-Chapel Hill  Greensboro News & Record

Miranda Almy of Grimsley and Annabelle Fisher of High Point Central are among this year's winners.

Author who wrote stories about desegregation pioneers speaks at Grimsley High School

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Author Dr. Karen Meadows says when she did her research, not many people, primarily students, knew about Dr. Josephine Boyd ...

Principal of the Year Johncarlos Miller: 'We can either inspire or derail'  Greensboro News & Record

“Johncarlos Miller, you will never be anything.” That's what Miller's eighth-grade teacher told him when he spoke out of turn one day in class. Those words could ...

Rabbi, graduate react to American Hebrew Academy in Greensboro closing  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Weak enrollment and millions of dollars in lost revenue, dating back to at least 2016. The gates at the American Hebrew Academy in ...

Vigil held remembering Sincere Davis at Page High School  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Hundreds of students and parents from Page High School gathered in the school's football stadium for a vigil for a beloved classmate.

Woman accused of hitting 2 Grimsley High students with car, driving off

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Kelsey Meissner and Alondra Ruiz run track and cross country for Grimsley High School and go to practice in the afternoons.

Grimsley High School's 2016 graduates  Greensboro News & Record

Graduates: Abdishukur Abdi, Aziu Abior, Evelyn Acosta-Martinez, Mariah Addison, Victoria Alexander, Lori Alley, Caroline Almy, Yusuf Altholaya, Sarah ...

Texans DT D.J. Reader Presents Scholarships At Grimsley High

D.J. Reader played at Grimsley High School and Clemson University before the Houston Texans drafted him in 2016.

Grimsley Track & Field Heads To National Competition

Grimsley High School Track & Field Heads To National Track Meet in New York City.

Guilford County Schools and GTCC will be closed Thursday  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Guilford County Schools will be closed Thursday for students and school staff except for essential personnel, the system announced ...

Grimsley High, Allen Middle lockdowns lifted

UPDATE: The lockdowns have been lifted. GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. -- Grimsley High School and Allen Middle School have been placed on a "modified ...

Grimsley's track is open to runners and walkers  Greensboro News & Record

Grimsley High School welcomes the community's use of its track.

Grimsley High School student accused of threatening teacher  My Fox 8

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- A 16-year-old student allegedly bumped into a teacher and threatened her Friday at Grimsley High School in Greensboro.

Charles Blanchard named new principal of Grimsley High School

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Guilford County Board of Education named Charles Blanchard as the new principal at Grimsley High School during its Tuesday ...

Four from Greensboro and High Point are among N.C. A&T's new Cheatham-White and Dowdy scholars  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Four high school seniors from Guilford County are among this year's winners of N.C. A&T's two most prestigious merit scholarships.

BLOG | Furious and Fast: Michael Arrives In the Triad and Here's What Happened

Get ready for lots of rain Thursday as Michael bears down on the Carolinas.

Two Guilford County Schools' students named Morehead-Cain Scholars  Greensboro News & Record

Miranda Elizabeth Almy, a senior at Grimsley High School, and Annabelle Virginia Fisher, a senior at High Point Central High School, are among the 75 new ...

Educator of the Week: Nyia Potts  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. — FOX8 honors Grimsley High School's Nyia Potts. Thank you, Nyia! If you know of an educator who is worthy of this nomination please fill ...

Grimsley High School students charged in connection with alleged prostitution

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Three Grimsley High School students have been charged in connection with alleged prostitution, according to police. The incident ...

False threats at Guilford, Davidson schools keeping law enforcement busy  Winston-Salem Journal

Law enforcement said they tend to see an increase in reported threats at local schools after mass shootings, like the one Wednesday at a Florida school that left ...

Sincere Davis, Page High student and football player, who died after shooting is laid to rest  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Sincere Davis, the Page High School student who recently died after being shot earlier this month, has been laid to rest. Friends and ...

Former Greensboro City Attorney Now Working For Guilford County  The Rhino TImes

Posted by Scott D. Yost | May 10, 2019 | News. Former Greensboro City Attorney Now Working For Guilford County. Former City of Greensboro Attorney Tom ...

Brother, protector, friend: Tate Street's 'Uncle Pete' dies at age 58  Greensboro News & Record

A memorial *service* will be held Tuesday afternoon in Greensboro for Alonzo Dudley Jr.

Grimsley Students Walk Out | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

Grimsley High School students walked out of class at 10:17 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, in Greensboro, N.C. in protest of the shooting at Stoneman Douglas ...

Aubrey Lee Brooks Scholars announced - each student will receive up to $48,000 for college  Greensboro News & Record

Sixteen North Carolina high school students have been named recipients of Aubrey Lee Brooks Scholarships for the upcoming 2019–2020 academic year.

Alan Duncan, a steadying leader and passionate advocate for education  Greensboro News & Record

Saturday marks Alan Duncan's last day after 18 years — 16 as chairman — serving on the Guilford County Board of Education. He is leaving the board, he has ...

Grimsley teacher fighting a rare cancer: 'Thank God I'm here to live another day'  Greensboro News & Record

A few years ago, the odds that Rina Sky Wolfgang would live weren't good. But she's still here. Still fighting. "What good does it do to sit around and feel.

Page soccer players say opponents researched their families for taunts at playoff game  FOX 59 Indianapolis

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Durham Public Schools is investigating after two Page High School students said they were taunted about their fathers' deaths during a ...

Firefighters battle house fire in Greensboro  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. Firefighters battled a house fire in Greensboro Wednesday night. FOX8 was told the fire started in a bedroom at 1518 Lovett St. near ...

More than $5,500 raised in charity ride honoring fallen Greensboro Officer Jared Franks  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Fallen Greensboro police officer Jared Franks was honored with one last ride on Saturday. Around 100 motorcycle and car enthusiasts ...

Teenage girl tackling stereotypes; playing football at Grimsley HS

GREENSBORO, NC -- Workouts, drills, weight lifting, tackling, and conditioning. Football is a tough sport for even the most competitive men. But at Grimsley High ...

Greensboro police officer killed in crash laid to rest Saturday  WXII12 Winston-Salem

The Greensboro police officer who was killed in a crash while responding to a possible robbery last weekend was laid to rest Saturday.

‘Just stay calm’: Smith High School staff who confronted armed man tell their story  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

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 ...

Basketball is Family: Luke Maye's Grandfather Played Ball at Grimsley  WFMY News 2

GREENSBORO, NC – The Tar Heels player who sunk the now famous shot sending the team to the Final Four, has connections to Grimsley High School. Maye's ...

Weaver left it all on the court for Grimsley  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Grimsley High School will always be a part of Phil Weaver, and now Weaver will always be a part of Grimsley.

Remembering Former Guilford County Commissioner Joe Wood  The Rhino TImes

Former Guilford County Commissioner Joe Wood – a strongly opinionated Democrat who served on the Board of Commissioners in the early '90s – has passed ...

Former local, state leader Doug Galyon, for whom Greensboro's depot is named, has died  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Former local elected official and state Board of Transportation leader J. Douglas “Doug” Galyon died Sunday after a lengthy career in ...

Coaches group opposes Westover name change to Josephine Boyd, offers compromise  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — The nonprofit N.C. Coaches Association is urging the City Council not to change the name of Westover Terrace to honor Grimsley High's first ...

Guilford school board wants Greensboro to pay for pool  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — The Guilford County school board wants the city to pay to build a pool at Grimsley High to replace one now slated for demolition.

Good Sport: From the visitors’ side at Grimsley-Page  Triad City Beat

by Anthony Harrison. When I got to Page High School in Greensboro on the chilly night of Oct. 16, I wasn't necessarily concerned with the historical landmarks ...

Northern Guilford High School freshman gets surprise welcome home after cancer treatment  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — A Northern Guilford High School freshamn received a surprise welcome home celebration after going away for two months.

Ragsdale at Grimsley Basketball | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

The Metro 4-A Conference basketball doubleheader Ragsdale at Grimsley High School, with the girls facing off before the boys. Ragsdale girls won 61-46 and ...

Annual East-West All-Star football game coming up in mid-July  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO - The annual East-West All-Star football game will be held on Wednesday, July 18 at Greensboro's Jamieson Stadium on the campus of ...

Student Notebook  Greensboro News & Record

Ansley Sackett of Greensboro, an animal and veterinary science major, is among Clemson University's graduating class of National Scholars. Sackett is ...

Which area football players made the East roster for summer All-Star game?  Raleigh News & Observer

NCCA East-West rosters released on Thursday and several local players will made the trip to Greensboro.

Greensboro student weathers the storm following tornado  Spectrum News

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- High school student Jacqueline Vaquera is working on her senior *service* project with her classmates. "We were doing a mural and I just ...

Grimsley earns first playoff win since 2007  Greensboro News & Record

Why the Whirlies won: Grimsley used its smashmouth run game featuring Quan Nora to wear down Mooresville and got a big first-quarter defensive touchdown ...

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