• High Point Rising!

    Discover all the ways High Point is on the rise through the efforts of Business High Point - Chamber of Commerce.
    Monday, February 3, 2020
    Community, meet creativity: Officials hope Congdon Yards will be the spark to reignite High Point

    HIGH POINT — Imagine budding entrepreneurs designing products using state-of-the-art equipment, participating in a development program like on the television show “Shark Tank” or grabbing a cup of coffee and hearing a TED Talk — all under one roof.

    Saturday, February 1, 2020
    Congdon family puts up $30 million for downtown High Point project

    A High Point family will provide $30 million for a new downtown project separate from the city's The Outfields project already in progress.

    Friday, January 24, 2020
    Grand vision takes shape at Plant Seven

    HIGH POINT — Next to BB&T Point stadium, a $10 million construction and renovation project is underway that organizers say is just one part of a major downtown revitalization project.

    Monday, December 16, 2019
    Education bond draws business groups interest

    HIGH POINT — The High Point political action committee that’s been active in local elections will take up the issue of whether to place a major education bond referendum before the voters next year as part of its endorsement for the 2020 campaign year.

    Monday, October 28, 2019
    Council, mayoral candidates address violence, other issues facing city

    HIGH POINT — Contenders for High Point mayor and City Council have a lot to say about violent crime, but are they divided on the question of what to do about it? That was one issue raised at a candidate forum Thursday night hosted by Business High Point-Chamber of Commerce.

    Wednesday, October 23, 2019
    Letter: Local bonds will improve High Point

    This week, Business High Point – Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted in support of the $50 million High Point Bond Project, which will be on the Nov. 5 ballot. Although we are a business-centric organization, we understand that the well-being and characteristics of a great city are more than simply a vibrant economy. This Bond Initiative – which will not raise taxes - will enhance the infrastructure, places and people that make High Point great.

    Lauren Miller

    Tuesday, October 22, 2019
    BHP Chamber Supports the 2019 High Point Bond Project

    The Business High Point - Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors votes unanimously in support of the 2019 High Point Bond Project & encourages you to do the same! In efforts to increase awareness and support, BHP Chamber will be running an ad every Sunday in the High Point Enterprise highlighting the positive impact the bond project will have on our City. The ad will run from now until November 3.

    Tuesday, October 22, 2019
    Pair of forums offer chance to judge candidates

    HIGH POINT — Voters deciding races for mayor and High Point City Council will get a pair of chances to see and hear from the candidates first-hand during a pair of forums in the next week.

    Monday, October 21, 2019
    Bond vote gets Chamber, CVB backing

    HIGH POINT — Business and tourism leaders in High Point are throwing their weight behind the city’s $50 million general obligation bond referendum.

    Monday, September 30, 2019
    Unity Festival brings message of healing

    HIGH POINT — Unity, love and peace were the themes on Saturday as neighbors and community members gathered on Washington Street for the 10th annual Unity Festival.

    Lauren Miller