• High Point Rising!

    Discover all the ways High Point is on the rise through the efforts of Business High Point - Chamber of Commerce.

    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.

    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.

    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.

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

    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.

    12 year-old Tu Sen arrived in America from a Thailand refugee camp in 1986, clutching her treasured possessions wrapped in a cardboard box. Eventually settling in High Point, North Carolina, Tu worked in her family’s restaurant for 19 years before opening her own eatery, 98 Asian Bistro, five years ago. Correspondent Tom Wilmer visits with Tu Sen and meets with Patrick Chapin, CEO of High Point Chamber of Commerce, about the reinvention of downtown High Point.

    When he was named the leader of High Point’s hospital last year, Dr. James Hoekstra recalled how unfamiliar the territory was. So he turned to Denise Potter to help him get oriented, he said Tuesday. “When I started a year ago, I came with a whole bunch of knowledge about health care, but (little) knowledge about High Point,” Hoekstra said. “I relied on her. She knew everybody. She had connections with everybody. She had relationships with everybody.”

    HIGH POINT — More than 20 teens graduated Tuesday from the YMCA of High Point and Business High Point-Chamber of Commerce’s pilot Teen Leadership High Point summer program.

    I relocated here three years ago with my wife and daughter. I have been welcomed. I have learned. I have seen generosity and Southern hospitality like I never expected. I am able to work with an amazing group of people who truly care about our community. It has been a great move.

    HIGH POINT — A 50-year-old time capsule, buried beneath 8 inches of concrete and largely forgotten about until recent months, was unearthed Wednesday, just in time for the celebration it’s been destined to be a part of since 1969.