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August

Welcome Home Celebration planned for North Carolina Zoo’s gorilla troop   (08/25/15)
ASHEBORO, NC – The North Carolina Zoo is proud to introduce its expan... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo to host Welcome Home Celebration for gorillas   (08/20/15)
ASHEBORO, NC –The North Carolina Zoo will have a Welcome Home Celebra... (read more)

Entire North Carolina Zoo will reopen this weekend   (08/14/15)
ASHEBORO, NC – The entire North Carolina Zoo will reopen Saturday. Th... (read more)

N.C. Zoo, pottery are top tourism attractions in 2014   (08/12/15)
ASHEBORO, NC — A report from the U.S. Tourism Association shows Randolph C... (read more)

2014 Visitor Impact for Randolph County County Spending by Domestic Visitors Increases for Fifth St   (08/11/15)
ASHEBORO, NC – Visit North Carolina announced today that domestic visitors... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo’s North America Region remains open Africa Region remains closed   (08/10/15)
ASHEBORO, NC – After a severe storm damaged hundreds of trees and oth... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo to be closed Saturday, North America Region reopens Sunday   (08/07/15)
ASHEBORO, NC – The North Carolina Zoo will be closed Saturday as crew... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo closed on Friday   (08/06/15)
ASHEBORO, NC – Due to several trees that were knocked down in the par... (read more)

Learn to make clay soap dishes with North Carolina Potter, Brooke Avery   (08/06/15)
Asheboro, NC - Here’s a simple and fun summer project the whole famil... (read more)

Post 19 drops region opener   (08/05/15)
ASHEBORO, NC — For the last three summers, Randolph County Post 45 has bee... (read more)

July

Tourism Development Authority Requests Submissions for 2016 Visitors Guide   (07/31/15)
ASHEBORO – Randolph County Tourism Development Authority (TDA) is seeking ... (read more)

Downtown Asheboro Sculpture Campaign and Enormous Ant Raffle!   (07/29/15)
Asheboro, NC - Downtown Asheboro is the vital and vibrant heart of the Asheboro,... (read more)

Randolph Arts Guild to Exhibit the work of artist Nikki Cherry   (07/29/15)
Asheboro, NC - The Randolph Arts Guild is set to feature the artwork of Nikki Ch... (read more)

Zimmerman Vineyards announced rescheduled rain date for the June 27 Sisyphus Saturday date as Aug. 8   (07/28/15)
Zimmerman Vineyards announced rescheduled rain date for the June 27 Sisyphus Sat... (read more)

Long-time North Carolina Zoo director announces retirement   (07/27/15)
ASHEBORO, NC – Dr. David Jones has announced he will retire later thi... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo announces winner of Piedmont’s Paw of Approval   (07/20/15)
ASHEBORO, NC – The North Carolina Zoo will honor a printing and frami... (read more)

Holly Ridge Charity Classic set for Aug. 1-2   (07/17/15)
ARCHDALE, NC — Holly Ridge Golf Links has announced plans for its upcoming... (read more)

Best-Kept Secrets: Wilderness only a short trip away in Uwharrie National Forest   (07/11/15)
Asheboro, NC - No need to haul yourself to the farthest reaches of the state for... (read more)

Liberty theater changes hands, welcomes famous guest   (07/09/15)
LIBERTY, NC — Renowned bluegrass fiddler Dewey Brown III calls it “a... (read more)

Petty's Garage: Building The Dream   (07/09/15)
Randleman, NC - When you're buying a car sometimes you really wish you could tak... (read more)

Clay Serving Tray Class Offered in Randolph County   (07/07/15)
Archdale, NC - Are you in need of a specific sized serving tray?  Do you en... (read more)

Networking, social media matter for small farms   (07/05/15)
Climax, NC - After 20 years in the goat cheese business, Steve Tate ha... (read more)

Pottery treasure hunt turns up beautiful, fun and quirky pieces in Seagrove   (07/05/15)
Seagrove, NC - The tiny town of Seagrove is home to a single stoplight, a c... (read more)

NBC-TV Will Air 'Chasing 43' Documentary About NASCAR and Legendary Driver Richard Petty   (07/02/15)
Smithfield, Va - 'Chasing 43', a documentary tracing the history of NASCAR motor... (read more)

The Randolph Arts Guild Offers Clay Totem Pole Container Class with Brooke Avery   (07/01/15)
Asheboro, NC - What's better than a "do-it-yourself" clay vessel project, a... (read more)

June

Beginning Watercolor Classes offered in Randolph County   (06/30/15)
Asheboro, NC - The Randolph Arts Guild (R.A.G.) offers two beginning watercolor ... (read more)

The North Carolina Pottery Center Presents Monthly Lecture Series, Friday, July 24, 7 – 9 PM   (06/26/15)
Seagrove, NC -  Sid Luck, a fifth-generation potter, will present on his fa... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo to Acquire Another Polar Bear   (06/24/15)
ASHEBORO, NC – The North Carolina Zoo is proud to announce that Anana... (read more)

Randolph Arts Guild Announces Call to Artists - Alumni from ASU and ECU.   (06/22/15)
Asheboro, NC - The Randolph Arts Guild (RAG) announces a call to artists for &ld... (read more)

Fall Festival Returning Vendor Registration Deadline - June 30th   (06/22/15)
Asheboro, NC - The deadline for returning Fall Festival vendors to reclaim their... (read more)

Call to Artists - Downtown Asheboro Sculpture Exhibition   (06/22/15)
Asheboro, NC - The Randolph Arts Guild in conjunction with the Asheboro/Randolph... (read more)

Lark Artists Announces Call for Artists for 5th Annual Handmade Holiday Art Show   (06/20/15)
Asheboro, NC – Lark Artists invites all interested new and returning ... (read more)

Wildlife – from meerkats to dinosaurs – take center stage at N.C. Zoo   (06/17/15)
The N.C. Zoo near Asheboro in Randolph County has a lot to roar about in 2015.... (read more)

Asheboro Brewery Is A Dream Come True   (06/17/15)
ASHEBORO, N.C. -- Three years ago, on WFMY News 2, we introduced you to two... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo launches Piedmont’s Paw of Approval   (06/16/15)
  Asheboro, NC – To celebrate Arctic Sea Ice Day on July 11, the Nor... (read more)

Seagrove Potters of Historic Busbee Road Celebrate Summer Solstice   (06/15/15)
Seagrove, NC - Five shops along the Historic Busbee Road will celebrate the... (read more)

Think Big This Saturday at the North Carolina Zoo   (06/12/15)
Asheboro, NC - The N.C. Zoological Park chose its ground carefully. For one thin... (read more)

Vintage Planes Soar at the 2015 North Carolina Aviation Museum Fly-In   (06/11/15)
ASHEBORO — Baby boomers will remember “Those Magnificent Men in... (read more)

Second Annual North Carolina State Food Truck Championship June 19 & 20, 2015   (06/10/15)
Randleman, NC - This year’s event will be bigger and offer lots of fun, fo... (read more)

Celebrate African Giants at the North Carolina Zoo   (06/10/15)
Asheboro, NC – Roam into the North Carolina Zoo African Region on Sat... (read more)

City of Randleman Announces Summer Concert Series from Memorial Day to Labor Day   (06/10/15)
Randleman, NC – The City of Randleman is excited to announce their Summer ... (read more)

City of Asheboro Hoping to Win First All-American City Award   (06/09/15)
Asheboro, NC - Several community leaders and members will travel to Denver, CO o... (read more)

Richard Petty to be honored by International Motor Racing Research Center   (06/04/15)
Watkins Glen, NY - Seven-time NASCAR champion Richard Petty will be presented th... (read more)

The North Carolina Pottery Center Presents Monthly Lecture Series, Friday, June 12, 7 - 9 PM   (06/04/15)
Seagrove, NC - Charlie Tefft will be presenting at the North Carolina Pottery Ce... (read more)

Celebrate World Oceans Day Run for Rhinos at the North Carolina Zoo   (06/03/15)
Asheboro, NC — Splash into the North Carolina Zoo North America Region on ... (read more)

Go Wild! The Best Zoo in Every State   (06/02/15)
Whether you prefer lush garden pathways meandering past exhibits of exotic creat... (read more)

Experience the North Carolina Zoo after hours with Nu-Blu   (06/01/15)
Asheboro, NC – This summer experience something “Nu” at t... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo Leaders Look Ahead 20 Years   (06/01/15)
Asheboro, NC — North Carolina zoo leaders are setting up a plan that guara... (read more)