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VINTAGE THREADS: Fashion show to benefit Shakespeare Festival. 1C

February 1, 2010 126th year No. 32

SIGN OF NEW JOBS? Companies show interest in vacant Archdale buildings. 1B High Point, N.C.

GREAT SKATES: High Point’s Richardson makes Bison proud. 1D

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Triad slowly thaws out Road conditions remain treacherous BY PAUL B. JOHNSON ENTERPRISE STAFF WRITER

TRIAD – The commute for the start of the work week could be dicey for motorists across the region as snow that melted Sunday refreezes into ice sheets along roads this morning. Work crews, aided by sunny skies Sunday, made progress clearing all or parts of main highways, but secondary and neighborhood streets remained packed with snow and ice in the High Point area. All area public schools will be closed today, and the N.C. State Highway Patrol urges motorists to use caution when driving to work this morning. “It could be bad traffic,” said Randy Knight with the Highway Patrol district office in Greensboro. Road conditions should remain treacherous for the next several mornings as low temperatures overnight dip below freezing, and any melted snow refreezes. “It ain’t going away quick,” Knight said Sunday. As is usually the case after storms, N.C. Department of Transportation snow removal crews are concentrating on main highways. “The department policy regarding which roads are cleared first DON DAVIS JR. | HPE focuses on strategic corridors such A vehicle makes its way down Centennial Street near Montlieu Avenue as interstates and other multilane primary routes that are essenon Saturday afternoon.

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School system may need grants to pay for program. 1B


GUILFORD COUNTY – School district officials are reviewing an alternative for the Mission Possible incentive pay plan that would pay bonuses to all school workers at targeted schools for achieving school improvement goals. The proposal offered during a Guilford County Board of Education retreat last week still would target schools with a history of staff retention problems, and math teachers could earn even more. If approved, portions of the new pay plan could start as soon as August 2011. The plan comes from a study group of teachers and administrators led by Amy Holcombe, district executive director of



Here are some of the pay scales in the proposed school district incentives plan: Principals: The maximum bonus would drop to $10,000 from $15,000. Teachers: The maximum award for math teachers would go up to $16,500, from $14,000, for those teaching tested subjects. The bonus for other math teachers would drop from $14,000 to a maximum of $6,500. Those at the next highest level would be third to fifth grade teachers who could get a maximum bonus of $8,000, up from $6,500. Others: Custodians and bus drivers could get a bonus of as much as $750.


William Wheeler, partner with the High Point law firm of Wyatt Early Harris Wheeler, was named to the 2010 Super Lawyers list. The recognition is published each year by Law and Politics.

Service at Piedmont Triad International Airport was back to normal Sunday afternoon after flights were delayed or cancelled Saturday due to the winter storm, a PTIA representative said. Because of the inclement weather, travelers are encouraged to check with their airline for the status of flights today.

tial for regional traffic. N.C. DOT crews then work to clear lowervolume primary roads and secondary roads, and then subdivision streets,” the DOT reported. Most secondary roads in the state have not been plowed, according to the DOT. The majority of the secondary road clearing by the DOT began Sunday. City of High Point crews have been clearing priority roads but don’t have the resources to tackle snow removal from neighborhood streets, said Public Services Director Chris Thompson. Crews will continue plowing today, he said. While most people find coping with the cold an inconvenience, the volunteers at Open Door Ministries in High Point were contending with situations that could involve life or death. The men’s shelter housed more homeless people than usual on Saturday night, said weekend shelter manager Theodore Jones. “All comers accepted. We have people sleeping wherever we can find spaces,” Jones said Sunday. | 888-3528

Project seeks new ideas to revitalize downtown


WINTER PREDICTION: Lexington’s potbellied pig Lil’ Bit ready for Tuesday. 1B


Katherine Faltin, 92 Bill Gailey, 75 Kenneth Hester, 66 C. Misiaveg, 87 Philip Oehler Mary K.P. Smith, 89 Viola Williamson, 94 Obituaries, 2B



HIGH POINT – Weeks after the City Council scrapped the controversial Market Overlay District, the City Project says they’ll seek alternative ideas about revitalizing the downtown area from showroom owners who opposed the district plan. “We were all a bit surprised that (the plan) didn’t pass,” said Wendy Fuscoe, executive director of the City Project, the organization that helped create the market district plan. “We didn’t have any other plans at the time because we thought it was a matter of where the lines would be drawn, not if the lines would be drawn.” The boundaries of the plan, which determined where new showrooms could be built in the downtown area, were the most debated issue. Fuscoe said the plan was designed to confine furniture showrooms to one area so other businesses could thrive downtown, such as retail shops and restaurants. The owners of showrooms excluded from the boundaries, however, said their showrooms could be considered “secondary” by marketgoers if their properties were left outside of the lines. Aaron Clinard, chairman of the City Project, said those showroom owners and others who attended the public hearings will be invited to a “brainstorm meeting” in early February to outline new ways to revitalize the downtown area. “We’re trying to turn this into a positive,” Clinard


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Bridgit’s Bridal has relocated from Oak Hollow Mall to its new location on N. Main Street. said. “Individuals who came to the various hearings talked about things they could do to improve the vitality of the downtown area. We want to take advantage of that and basically ask for their ideas as to what they can do to help us.” Fuscoe said the Aquarius Music Hall, which began holding live concerts in December in the former Natale showroom building on English Road, could demonstrate that properties in the downtown area can be utilized for other uses. Similar entertainment venues, restaurants and bars should be the first businesses to spur revitalization downtown, she said, and retail shops would likely follow. Making that vision a reality still is the main goal of the City Project, she said. “The zoning didn’t pass, but that’s not to say that a vision of




Destiny’s Wardrobe has also moved from the mall to a N. Main Street location. a downtown that is active 365 days a year rather than just during the furniture market is not what people wanted.” | 888-3617

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A quiz put together by Glenn R. Chavis provides this year’s Black History Month lessons in The High Point Enterprise. Get a coupon from this past Sunday’s Enterprise, fill in the blanks with what you believe to be the correct answers and send it to the Enterprise – addresses are on the bottom of the coupon. Contest prizes: A $25 gift certificate for Gullah Gullah or dinner for two at Becky & Mary’s restaurants. Tidbits of history: Streets in the black community and who lived on them (names and spelling are the same as they were recorded).

HISTORY QUIZ Glenn Chavis ■■■

Even though this information was p u b lished in January of 1950, records are actually for the year ending in 1949.

Alder Street – 1950 From end of Alta east to Coolidge Street, one block south of Hoover Street 1102 – Maggie Crutchfield (owned home)

to as Baptist Bottom) From 120 N. Perry Street to Hobson, 1 block south of Washington Street 305 – Bertha Shoffner 307 – John Lindsay 308 – Elwood Eastern 311 – Edward Nelson 401 – Marie Nelson (403 – Duke Power – store room)

1103 – Fletcher Welborn 1104 – David Feemster (phone) 1105 – Hayes McCoy 1106 – Andrew Corbitt (owned home), (phone) 1107 – Sylvester Richardson (owned home), (phone) 1108 – Allen B. Steele (phone) 1109 – Dean Maddox (owned home), (phone) 1110 – Jesse Ricks (phone) 1111 – Flander Peterson (owned home) 1112 – Clarence Lytle (owned home), (phone)

Barber’s Alley – 1950 From 806 Leonard Street south ½ block to dead end, 1 block east of Beamon Street 806 – Wilber Easterling 808 – Carrie Atkins 810 – Roy Easters

Baptist Street – 1950 (Sometimes referred


Alli (front) and Buddy go for a romp along Monument Avenue, Saturday, in Richmond, Va. A storm that blanketed the South with snow had children eager to sled down hills, while grown-ups were warned to stay off slippery roads as officials worked to clear a mess of wrecks and downed power lines.

overnight, there were no deaths or serious injuries reported. A central Tennessee woman was killed when a tree weighed down with ice crashed into her mobile home early Saturday, Maury County officials said. In southern Maryland, one person was found dead after a house fire in Accokeek that firefighters said they had a hard time getting to because of the snow. Prince George’s County fire department spokesman Mark Brady said the winter storm and snowfall made driving conditions hazardous. In northern Virginia, the weather caused several multi-vehicle crashes along Interstate 81 in Shenandoah County, Virginia State Police said. Four people were hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries. The weather also cut short a

HIGH POINT – For 15 years, High Point and Thomasville have had an agreement that sets out growth boundaries between the cities. Officials for both municipalities favor maintaining the current boundaries in a proposed new annexation agreement which the High Point City Council will consider adopting during its meeting today. It would take effect March 1 and remain in place for 20 years. The new agreement would delineate the same potential growth areas for the two cities in an unincorporated portion of northwestern Randolph County that are now in place. Under the arrangement, the area is divided into sections in which both cities agree not to seek annexations – voluntarily or involuntarily. High Point’s growth area includes territory north and south of Interstate 85 Business Loop and east of Prospect Street. Some of that territory could be ceded to Trinity’s growth area if High Point establishes an an-

farewell celebration Saturday at the National Zoo in Washington for young panda Tai Shan, who will be flown to China on Thursday to become part of a breeding program. In Smyrna, Tenn., southeast of Nashville, a high school bowling tournament was postponed after snow and ice caused the roof to collapse at the bowling alley where it was to be held, according to the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association. Will O’Halloran, publisher of City Social Magazine in Baton Rouge, La., got caught in the storm in both directions of his monthly trip to pick up the publication from a printer outside Louisville, Ky. At one point he thought his headlights were broken, only to find they were covered in ice.

Trucker crashes, says he choked on chili LOWELL, Mass. (AP) – Police say a lumber truck crashed into a Massachusetts home after the driver was knocked unconscious when he choked on chili from Wendy’s. Lowell police say Eric Gremm reported that he choked on the chili when the truck hit a bump, causing him to pass out.


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year in addition to their regular salaries. The proposed plan offers incentives of as much as $16,500 for math teachers. Math teachers also would receive the top placement incentive of $5,000. The individual math teacher bonus jumps from $5,000 to $10,000 for top results based on district criteria. “Recruitment is the key issue,” Holcombe said. “We want good teachers in all the classrooms, not substitutes. Math and science teacher awards

need to be the highest because good ones are hard to find.” The plan rewards lowperforming schools when students earn expected or high-achieving status on the Adequate Yearly Progress report, the federal accountability standard under the No Child Left Behind Act. “Student growth is where our focus is,” Holcombe said. “Growth is a good investment.”

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The flatbed truck veered off the road and slammed into the foundation of the home. The 59-year-old Tyngsboro resident was taken by ambulance to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Police say he could be cited for eating while driving.


Recruitment is key issue ford County Association of Educators wants to retain the seniority pay plan. “Everyone should be recognized. It could be a negative impact if not all in the school are included,” Holcombe said. Mission Possible was installed in 2006 in 30 schools to pay teachers additional money for teaching certain subjects at low-performing schools. Teachers can earn more than $2,500 a | 888-3531



talent development. The team has been evaluating the Mission Possible incentives plan for months. Teachers insisted that all school employees, including custodians and cafeteria workers, receive bonuses when a participating school either meets or exceeds performance goals. Since Mission Possible started, there have been morale complaints from teachers who could not participate. The Guil-

nexation agreement with that city. A new agreement with Thomasville is not being sought because annexations are expected to pick up. Instead, the current agreement expires in March. The land in High Point’s growth area is not considered ripe for annexation because it currently would not offer a significant addition to the city’s tax base. City officials are also working toward renewing High Point’s annexation agreement with Archdale. At its meeting, the council is also expected to consider approving a $626,679.50 contract for water and sewer line improvements at various locations and a contract amendment that would clear the way for design, permitting and bidding for phase three improvements to the Westside Wastewater Treatment Plant. The meeting is scheduled for 4:45 p.m. at City Hall, 211 S. Hamilton St. The proposed annexation agreement will be the subject of a public hearing scheduled for 5:30 p.m.


Snowstorm heads off to sea RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – A winter storm that crossed in a nearly straight line dumping snow, sleet and ice this week from northern Texas to Washington was heading off the Atlantic coast early Sunday. More than 5 inches of dry, fluffy snow was reported in Washington but it was finishing up by late Saturday night, National Weather Service forecaster Matthew Kramar said. The storm left a wake of damage beginning in northern Texas and Oklahoma, where snow and ice shut down interstates and snapped power lines to thousands of customers. It left roads icy and snowpacked across the South, and thousands were without power as ice accumulated. Although police said they had to clear hundreds of wrecks


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For student, not seeing is believing Armaly has read about some of Duck’s experiences on a blog that Duck is keeping for the project and says he’s looking forward to more. “I’ve been living with it all my life and would be interested in hearing from someone adapting to it later in life,� Armaly said. Duck is on the final week of the project, which will involve him spending two days this week as deaf and blind. During the project’s first week, he wore a mask and dark glasses so he couldn’t see. He didn’t sleep in the glasses, but he kept the mask taped to his face. AP He took the glasses and Twenty-year-old Stephyn Duck, a junior psychology major at Wofford College, is in- mask off while showervolved in a sensory deprivation project in Spartanburg, S.C. He decided to deprive ing, but his bathroom was kept pitch black by coverhimself of two of his senses as part of an interim project. ing the space between the “His answer was, ‘It’s room’s floor and door. major at Furman Univer- There once was a discussion about dreams in a really hard to explain, but sity. The two met during class, and Armaly talked it’s what I’ve felt before. speech and debate in high about a dream in which It’s just the sensations school. Duck remembers he was falling from a tall I’ve felt on a tall building watching teammates and building into a giant bath- or in a bath-tub,’ � Duck competitors taking notes tub. A classmate asked remembers. Armaly loaned Duck a during debates and Arma- how he knew the building ly standing calmly, think- was tall, since he’d never cane to use for his “blind� weeks during the project. ing of his talking points. seen one.

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Divorce Care meets 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesdays at The CrossSPECIAL INTEREST ing Church, Oak Hollow Angela Shackelford, Mall (first floor, near Centre district aide for Congress- Court), Eastchester Drive. man Mel Watt, will meet with any constituent in the PFLAG (Parents, Friends 12th District during the of Lesbians and Gays) High following times: 9-11 a.m. Point meets at 7 p.m. each Tuesday at Lexington City first Tuesday at Roy B. CullHall, Council Chamber, 28 er Jr. Senior Center, 600 N. W. Center St.; 11:30 a.m.-1 Hamilton St. 889-4549 p.m. Tuesday at Thomasville City Office, 10 Salem “Look Good, Feel BetSt.; and 2-4 p.m. Tuesday ter,� an American Canat High Point City Hall, 211 cer Society program that S. Hamilton St. teaches beauty techniques to female cancer patients, meets 10 a.m.-noon the first Monday of the month at High Point Regional Cancer Center, Cancer Resource Center Conference Room, 302 Westwood Ave. Registration is required, call (800) 227-2345.

Piedmont Health Services and Sickle Cell Agency offer free screenings for blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, HIV and sickle cell disease 1-5 p.m. every first and third Thursday at 401 Taylor Ave. Call 8862437 or visit the Web site www.piedmonthealthserMother Baby PEP ( partum Emotion with Possibilities) Talks, for mothSUPPORT GROUPS ers of new babies, and “Bear� Essentials of afternoon tea are held at 4 Grief, a Kids Path group for p.m. every Thursday at the elementary school children YWCA of High Point, 112 dealing with the death of Gatewood Ave. Free, 812a loved one, meets 5-6:30 3937, e-mail motherbabyp.m. Monday at Hospice of foundation@northstate. the Piedmont, 1801 West- net, online at www.mothchester Drive. Children cre- ate stuffed fabric bears. The aim of the group is for Co-Dependents Anonychildren to learn healthy mous, a 12-step group for coping skills. Registration men and women to reand a pre-session interview cover from co-dependence are required; call 889-8446 and to develop and main8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. tain healthy relationships, Noon Group, for those meets 6-7 p.m. each Thurswho have experienced day at Lebanon United the death of a loved one Methodist Church, 237 Idol and who are unable to at- Drive. Jan, 882-6480 tend another group, meets

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SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) – Stephyn Duck has spent the past couple of weeks depriving himself of his sight and hearing. It’s been frustrating not being able to read books or hear chirping birds. But Duck knows he’ll regain his senses. Duck, 20, a junior psychology major at Wofford College, decided to deprive himself of two of his senses as part of an interim project. He’s hoping to gather data on whether his other senses will improve while he’s unable to see and hear, but he’s most interested in how he’s treated. “I wanted to see the social ramifications,� Duck said. “How would people act differently toward� (me)? The idea for the project stemmed from Duck’s friendship with Ameer Armaly, who was born blind. The two became friends while at Mauldin High School. “He’s always amazed me,� Duck said of Armaly, a junior computer science

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We need new political party that solves problems I watched the Massachusetts Senate race with great interest. I saw a less-than-energetic Democratic incumbent lose to a Republican who downplayed his party affiliation and suggested he was “independent.” Analysts said that many voters were disenchanted with Democrats and Republicans and were increasingly registering as “Independents.” That was the “swing” vote. Here’s the catch-22. There is no independent choice. Republicans and Democrats alike know that independents will vote – either Democratic or Republican. They say anything to get the disenfranchised voters on their side, then pledge allegiance to their own party’s platform once again. It’s how our bipartisan system crushes the impact of voters who don’t really like either side. In this manner, the two parties maintain their power over us without successfully addressing issues that affect us all. When every politician’s top priority is immediately how to win another term, those issues get sacrificed. They preserve that same top priority by bowing to the power and the money that got them to D.C. There is no partisan effort that isn’t politicized to that very end. It’s all about the winning. Not leading. Not working together. Some say it is not so; that this system is why we are great. To them I say, look at history. It is this same failing political system that has gotten us where we are today. In only a couple of generations, it’s nearly bankrupted America and continues to do so – rapidly. Very rapidly. It’s time, no it’s past time, for a third party (Patriot Party maybe?), made up of mainstream Americans who adamantly and consistently reject any affiliation with Democrats or Republicans, conservatives or liberals, and whose whole focus is on leading objectively to resolve problems that bipartisanship has caused for all Americans. That sounds like a better thing to me. STEPHEN R. MADISON High Point

Alcohol sales would bring Trinity much-needed revenues In response to Lorene Brown (Your View, Jan. 27, “Trinity officials should reject alcohol sales vote”): First, I would like to say that the

too many years ago, these two would have been charged with “aiding and abetting,” instead they are responsible for protecting us from people just like them. Unbelievable! Hopefully two recent events will negate the danger to our way of life because of these two. First, the Massachusetts earthquake, and second, the Supreme Court’s discovery that we still have free speech! TONY MOSCHETTI High Point




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God gave us a winter good book also says not to judge people. I believe she called people who drink “the liquor crowd who cannot exist without being half lit.” That is a very judgmental statement, and I ask did she find that in the good book also? I am not part of any liquor crowd, but I do choose to have a drink on occasion and it is not against the law last time I checked. Also, to say all people of Trinity do not want a vote on alcohol sales is not true either. I know many people in Trinity who very much want another vote on this issue and would like very much to see alcohol sales pass, myself included. These schools she talks about could use some of the tax dollars that alcohol sales would generate for the city. Does anyone believe that any of the kids in Trinity cannot get alcohol just because Trinity does not sell it? Trinity needs more tax revenue dollars and I would prefer alcohol sales over raising everyone’s taxes in Trinity. Any of us can drive a couple of miles in any direction and buy alcohol in Thomasville and High Point, and they get what should be the City of Trinity’s tax revenue dollars. Not just the alcohol tax dollars, either, as many in Trinity drive to High Point, Thomasville, Greensboro and Asheboro to eat a nice dinner and, yes, many have an alcohol drink with dinner. Look at how Asheboro’s U.S. 64 corridor has grown with new restaurants since they passed liquor by the drink. Trinity or Archdale will never get decent restaurants until liquor by the drink is passed. Restaurants bring jobs, gas stations and other businesses and most of all, much needed tax dollars. JAMIE LAWSON Trinity

We have two radical sympathizers protecting us A recent headline from AOL read, “Bin Laden Threatens More Attacks on U.S.” Is anyone surprised? We have, inexplicably, two radical sympathizers, Obama and Holder responsible for protecting us from terrorists. As a young radical, Obama legally changed his name from Barry to Barack. Don’t ask me why. We can only guess. Obama still refuses to acknowledge there are radical Islamists that want to kill us. He referred to the Christmas bomber as an “isolated extremist.” He is an extremist, the bomber was an al-Qaida trained terrorist! Holder’s law firm has often provided pro bono aid to terrorists. He secured pardons from Clinton for the Puerto Rican FALN, a terrorist group responsible for numerous bombing deaths in the 1970s/1980s. He’s trying Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, who has already confessed, and asked to be executed, in a civilian court, something that has never been done before. Perhaps he believes that this is the only way KSM might escape execution! This will be a totally unnecessary, incredibly expensive circus in which KSM will put the United States on trial. Of course, Holder’s boss has been doing that since being elected! This is an affront to all true Americans. While dropping charges against the USS Cole murderers, he wants to prosecute CIA operatives who have helped keep us safe, at least until this administration showed up. These two radicals honestly believe that we, not the terrorists, are the problem in the world. Not

wonderland Our anticipation of the winter’s beauty in the form of pure white snow gives memories of childhood. Only nature at its unique best can produce such a gift. Does everyone really love snow, that beautiful white, pure, mystical gift from above? I often said that snow is one way God has of beautifying His Earth – even the unattractive and ugly sights that man is responsible for once they are covered with gentle snowflakes. Sights of His Creation become clean when covered with snow if only for a brief period of time. When we were children and at a younger age, we loved that part of winter and looked to those first snowflakes. Sleds, making snowmen and other snow related events, were a real thrill. From the mountains to the seashore, people choose their residency using the various temperatures and weather as a factor. Nature pretty much determines who and where gets the most snow. Nationwide, those pure soft crystal white flakes visit the Earth almost everywhere. Most people, I believe, appreciate this part of nature’s gifts to us. Everyone may not agree with my thoughts but that’s OK. I guess I still have a child-like spirit still remaining. Let us stay young as long as we can. Remembering the “Good old days” and the song, “Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow.” What a beautiful winter wonderland. By the way, man cannot control or call the shots. God has the authority over His creation. VAN E. BRINKLEY GABRIANA D. KENNEDY Thomasville

Andre Bauer breeds contempt for the poor f he’d said it of Jews, he would still be apologizing. If he’d said it of blacks, he’d be on BET, begging absolution. If he’d said it of women, the National Organization for Women would have his carcass turning slowly on a spit over an open flame. But he said it of the poor, so he got away with it. “He” is South Carolina Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer, running for governor on the GOP ticket. Speaking of those who receive public assistance, he recently told an audience, “My grandmother was not a highly educated woman, but she told me as a small child to quit feeding stray animals. You know why? Because they breed. You’re facilitating the problem if you give an animal or a person ample food supply. They will reproduce, especially ones that don’t think too much further than that. And so what you’ve got to do is you’ve got to curtail that type of behavior. They don’t know any better.” You read that right. The wouldbe governor of one of the poorest states there is likens the poor to stray animals. And though it drew some

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newspaper notice, a riposte from “The Daily Show” and rebukes from Bauer’s opponents, it never quite rose to the level of national controversy, OPINION as it would’ve had Bauer compared, Leonard say, women or Jews Pitts to the dogs one feeds ■■■ at one’s back door. The relative silence stands as eloquent testimony to the powerlessness and invisibility of the American poor. One is reminded how earnestly shocked news media were at the poverty they saw five years ago when New Orleans drowned. “Why didn’t they get out?” observers kept asking – as if everyone has a car in the driveway and a wallet full of plastic. The poor fare little better on television. The Evanses of “Good Times” and the Conners from “Roseanne” aside, television has been heavily weighted toward fresh-scrubbed middle- and upperclass families for 60 years. Politicians? They’ll elbow one another aside to pledge allegiance

to the middle class; they are conspicuously less eager to align with those still trying to reach that level. Who, then, speaks for the poor? Who raises a voice when they are scapegoated and marginalized? Who cries out when they are abused by police and failed by schools? Who takes a stand when they are exploited by employers and turned away by hospitals? As near as I can tell, no one does. Unfortunately, poor people have never learned to think of and conduct themselves as a voting bloc; historically, they have proved too readily divisible, usually by race. As Martin Luther King once observed: “If it may be said of the slavery era that the white man took the world and gave the Negro Jesus, then it may be said of the Reconstruction era that the Southern aristocracy took the world and gave the “poor” white man Jim Crow. And when his wrinkled stomach cried out for the food that his empty pockets could not provide, he ate Jim Crow, a psychological bird that told him that no matter how bad off he was, at least he was a white


man, better than the black man.” It takes some helluva psychology to get two men stuck in the same leaking boat to fight one another. You’d think their priority would be to come together, if only long enough to bail water. But the moneyed interests in this country have somehow been able to con the poor into doing just that, fighting tooth and nail when they ought to be standing shoulder to shoulder. One hopes Andre Bauer’s words will provide a wake-up call – in South Carolina and elsewhere – for people who have been down too long and fooled too often, that it will encourage them to organize their votes, raise their voices, push their issues into the public discourse. In America, one is invisible and powerless only so long as one chooses to be. And the Bauers of this world need to know: Sometimes stray animals bite. LEONARD PITTS JR., winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for commentary, is a columnist for the Miami Herald. E-mail him at Pitts will chat with readers Wednesdays, 1-2 p.m. EDT on



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Haiti detains Americans taking kids across border PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Ten U.S. Baptists were being held in the Haitian capital Sunday after trying to take 33 children out of Haiti at a time of growing fears over possible child trafficking. The church members, most from Idaho, said they were trying to rescue abandoned and traumatized children. But officials said they lacked the proper documents when they were arrested Friday night in a bus along with earthquake survivors aged from 2 months to 12 years. The group said its “Haitian Orphan Rescue Mission� was an effort to help abandoned children by taking them to an orphanage across the border in the Dominican Republic.

UN chief visits Cyprus to boost peace talks NICOSIA, Cyprus – U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon arrived in Cyprus on Sunday in a bid to reenergize slow moving talks aimed at reunifying the ethnically divided island. Ban’s first-ever visit to Cyprus is seen as a personal show of support for talks between the island’s Greek Cypriot President Dimitris Christofias and Turkish Cypriot leader Mehmet Ali Talat. Christofias and Talat have achieved only marginal progress in 17 months of open-ended negotiations. But Ban said he’s pleased that the two leaders have achieved significant progress on the key issue of power-sharing.

13 young students killed at party in Mexico CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico – Armed men stormed a party in this violent Mexican border city, killing 13 high school and college students in what witnesses said they thought was an attack prompted by false information. About two dozen teens and young adults were hospitalized after the late Saturday assault in Ciudad Juarez, a drug cartel-plagued city which is one of the deadliest in the world. Family members said the victims had no ties to drug traffickers.

Sri Lanka’s Tamils left to wonder what comes next COLOMBO, Sri Lanka – Riding high on his battlefield victory against the Tamil Tiger rebels and his landslide re-election, Sri Lanka’s president appears under little pressure to tackle the deep ethnic tensions that fueled a generation of conflict here. Any effort to empower the marginalized Tamilspeaking minority could only anger Sinhalese nationalists, and many observers fear that an opportunity to bring a real peace to this country will be squandered. With general elections coming later this year, President Mahinda Rajapaksa has indicated he will wait until the next parliament is in place to deal with Tamil demands for greater rights and self-rule.


Police officer detains a participant of an unauthorized anti-Kremlin protest in downtown Moscow, Sunday.

Russian police break up protests; scores detained MOSCOW – Russian police broke up anti-Kremlin protests in Moscow and St. Petersburg on Sunday, and detained more than 100 demonstrators, including several opposition leaders. In Moscow, several hundred demonstrators gathered in a central square, defying a ban imposed by authorities. The protesters said their rally was banned in violation of the Russian constitution’s guarantee of the right to gather. They denounced the policies of President Dmitry Medvedev and his predecessor and mentor Vladimir Putin.


A woman carries a sack containing rice during a food distribution watched by U.S. soldiers in Port-au-Prince, Sunday. Relief workers prepared for a woman-only food distribution system in Haiti’s capital, launching a new phase of what they hope will be less cutthroat aid distribution to ensure that families and the weak get supplies following Haiti’s devastating Jan. 12 earthquake.

Afghan leader asks Taliban to lay down guns KABUL (AP) – Afghanistan’s president appealed to Taliban fighters Sunday to lay down their weapons and accept Afghan laws as the government and its international allies push a program to entice militants away from the insurgency. President Hamid Karzai spoke three days after he and Western backers agreed at a conference in London to create a more comprehensive program to bring Taliban insurgents over to the government’s side in order to reduce violence that has

raged in recent years. Incentives have existed for years for the Taliban to stop fighting, but Karzai these have generally been ineffective, attracting only the lowest-level fighters with no guarantees they wouldn’t return to the insurgency or that promised aid would come through. And despite incentives, the insurgency has expanded steadily in the past six years.

Israel: Slain Hamas leader was key arms smuggler JERUSALEM (AP) – Israeli officials said Sunday that a Hamas commander assassinated in Dubai played a central role in smuggling weapons from Iran to Gaza militants. But they refused to say whether Israel was responsible

for killing the man it had sought for two decades. Leaders of the Iranianbacked Hamas have accused Israel of killing Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in a posh Dubai hotel on Jan. 20 and threatened revenge.

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Lil’ Bit prepares for GroundHawg Day prediction BY DARRICK IGNASIAK ENTERPRISE STAFF WRITER

LEXINGTON – Lexington’s annual twist to Groundhog Day, which is annually celebrated Feb. 2, takes place Tuesday, with one potbellied pig set to be the center of attention. For the sixth year in Lexington and as part of the city’s GroundHawg’s Day, Lil’ Bit will predict when winter will end at the Uptown Lexington square at 7:30 a.m. “It’s a unique event,” said Mandy Connie, office manager for Uptown Lexington. “It’s a fun event.

It gives a great twist for Groundhog’s Day. In Lexington, it ties in with barbecue. We have Pigs in the City, so why not have a pig.” “Where else can you go and see a potbellied pig predicting the weather?” Connie added with a laugh. Owned by Bob and Nancy Lent and their son Tommy of Salisbury, Lil’ Bit, which weighs about 60 pounds, has become quite a celebrity. She has participated in events at the Greensboro Children’s Museum, the High Point Market and a home-

coming game at North Rowan High School. She even has her own Facebook page. “I’ve got it posted on her Facebook page that she is trying to decide what she wants to wear” for GroundHawg’s Day, said Nancy Lent. Like previous years, city officials are expected to wear tuxedos, and Lexington High’s cheerleaders are expected to be on hand to support Lil’ Bit, who has gotten five out of six predictions correct. | 888-3657


Lil’ Bit is the center of attention at Lexington’s GroundHawg Day ceremony. The event will take place Tuesday.

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The Rose Furniture warehouse facility in Archdale Business Park is one of the sites that has generated a lot of interest, according to officials.

Companies eyeing sites in Archdale, EDC chief says BY DARRICK IGNASIAK ENTERPRISE STAFF WRITER

ARCHDALE – Several vacant buildings in Archdale that have continued to experience “more activity” since December could be a sign of new jobs to come in 2010, according to a Randolph County economic developer. Bonnie Renfro, president of the Randolph County Economic Development Corp., told the Archdale City Council last week she is hopeful many of her clients will soon make decisions on whether

they will purchase or lease buildings that have been vacant for some time in Archdale. She highlighted several buildings currently on the market in Archdale. The former Rose Furniture Warehouse, located in the Archdale Industrial Park, has been getting “the greatest share of business and attention,” Renfro said. She said the warehouse is the building the EDC sends prospects to the most “because it meets the specifications that they have identified.” The former Bryant Electric Building, located on Balfour

Drive, also has been receiving activity from clients, Renfro said. She said the building was originally built by Duke Power as a regional office before Bryant Electric used it. “It would attract an office client rather than an industrial client,” she said. Renfro also said buildings on Swathmore Avenue, Eden Terrace and Navajo Drive have been receiving traffic. “We have seen as much activity on that building as any building in Randolph County in the last quarter of the

year,” Renfro said of the Navajo Drive building. Renfro said many of the companies looking at Archdale buildings include those in furnishings, plastics manufacturing and companies that do specialized packaging and distribution. “There are a couple of folks we are still working with that ... I would say have the greatest promise,” she said, noting their decisions could come “sooner than later.” | 888-3657

School leaders need grants for pay plan BY DAVID NIVENS ENTERPRISE STAFF WRITER


GUILFORD COUNTY – The federal grant that pays for the bulk of the county school district’s Mission Possible plan runs out after the 201011 school year, and district officials have been working on an alternative incentives plan. The incentives proposal the Guilford County Board of Education reviewed last week would cost an estimated $4

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million in the 30 Mission Possible schools, up $90,000. Last year, about $491,000 went into professional development and $3.1 million for teacher incentives. Amy Holcombe, district executive director of talent development, said that the

district could reapply for the federal grant. “We hope that federal dollars would supplement local money,” Holcombe said Saturday. “There are federal funds out there and we are eligible.” The school board implemented Mission Possible during the 2006-07 school year with an $8 million federal grant. In 2006, the University of North Carolina system and local foundations gave the school system a $2 million

grant for the Cumulative Effect math incentive program at some high schools. High Point Central High School led incentives pay last year with $51,420. Administrators said the program has helped recruit highly qualified teachers to low-performing schools. Also, teacher and principal turnover has decreased from a high of 30 percent two years ago, and school climate has improved based on annual faculty and parent surveys.


Staff turnover at 11.7 percent was 1 percentage point less that the district rate last year. Most Mission Possible schools have made gains in annual test scores. For example, High Point Central has gained 17 percent in geometry proficiency since 2007, and 5.1 percent in Algebra I. But there has been a decline of 4.9 percent in Algebra II and 3 percent decline in English. | 888-3626

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Viola Williamson

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HUDSON – Viola Frances Arnold Williamson, 94, of Hudson passed away Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Williamson was born Dec. 10, 1915, in Dooley County, Georgia, to the late John Henry Arnold and Annie Rebecca Hall Arnold. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Rev. George E. Williamson; one brother; Franklin Oscar Arnold; one sister, Kizzie Alice Arnold and one greatgreat-grandson, Hunter Crisp. Mrs. Williamson was a homemaker and a minister’s wife. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Hudson. Mrs. Williamson graduated from Macon Business College and attended Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas. Survivors include her son, George E. Williamson, Jr. and wife Carol of Burlington, NC; one daughter, Nancy W. Pruitt and husband Charlie of Hudson, NC; one brother, Wilburn B. Arnold, of Hazelhurst GA; six grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Funeral Services for Mrs. Williamson will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010, at noon at the First Baptist Church in Hudson with Rev. Jim Hamby and Rev. Wade Dellinger officiating the service. The family will receive friends from 10:30-11:45 a.m. prior to the service at the church. The burial will follow at Sardis cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be her grandsons David and Steve Williamson; and grandsons-in-law Phil McNiel, Jeff Loy, John Clawson and Rick Jenkins. Honorary pallbearers will be great-grandsons Thomas M. Clawson, Ethan E. Loy, Josh M. McNiel, Clay E. Williamson and Zack Jenkins. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Hudson, c/o The Christian Life Center, 345 Main St., Hudson, NC 28638 and Caldwell Hospice & Palliative Care, 902 Kirkwood St. NW, Lenoir, NC 28645. Pendry’s Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the Williamson family with arrangements. Online condolences to the family may be placed at

HIGH POINT – Mr. William (Bill) “Honey” Allen Gailey, 75, resident of 1404 Darden St., died Jan. 26, 2010, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem. Mr. Gailey was born March 12, 1934, in Randolph County, a son to Grover Sylvester and Maggie Bell Gailey. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and retired from Pilot Freight Carriers in Kernersville. His hobbies were fishing, gardening and antique cars, but most of all he loved to share a smile and talk to people about the Lord. He and his wife Barbara were married on March 28, 1956, sharing 53 years of marriage. Definitely a match made in heaven, they weathered the good times as well as the bad times, and continued to keep their faith strong while trusting in the Lord to lead, guide and direct them as each chapter of their life unfolded. They worked as a team, sharing the love of Jesus Christ through their music ministry in nursing homes, churches and outdoor events worldwide. All of the ladies called them Barbara and Honey. They said if Barbara called him Honey they wanted to call him Honey, too. In addition to family gatherings, he enjoyed the traditional Gailey brunswick stew and Mom’s famous chocolate peanut butter cookies. His charm, humor, faith, hope and unconditional love will live in our hearts forever. Farewell to a wonderful husband, daddy, poppi and great poppi until we meet again in heaven. He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Pauline G. Edmonds and Ruby G. Smith. In addition to his wife, Barbara, he is survived by three children, William Allen Gailey III, Jeffrey Scott Gailey and Teresa G. Marks; four grandchildren, Ashley Gailey Stone, Dustin Allen Gailey, Devon Gailey and Dylan Gailey; one great-grandchild, Canon Stone; and one brother, Floyd Gailey. Funeral service has been rescheduled to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of the Cumby Family Funeral Service, 1015 Eastchester Dr., High Point, NC with Rev. Jeff Marks and Rev. Roland Cavanaugh officiating. Visitation will be from 5–6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. A private interment will follow on Wednesday. In lieu of flowers, a fund has been established to help with medical expenses. The family asks that memorial gifts be sent to The William Allen Gailey Memorial Fund at any Wachovia Bank. Online condolences may be made through

Katherine Faltin HIGH POINT – Mrs. Katherine Faul Faltin, 92, of High Point, died Jan. 31, 2010, at her residence. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Feb. 8 at New Covenant Lutheran Church in Archdale. Interment will be in Susquehana Memorial Gardens in York, Pa. Arrangements by Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point.

Charles Misiaveg

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GREER, S.C. – Charles Joseph Misiaveg Sr., 87, of Greer, died Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, at Oakleaf Village. Born in Panevezys, Lithuania, he was a son of the late Joseph and Kotryna Kurlianskaite Misiaveg. He served his country in the U.S. Army Air Corp. during WWII. Prior to his retirement, he worked with A.A. Oliver & Sons Inc. He was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church and the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus. Chuck and his wife, Regina, resided in High Point, NC, for over 30 years. They were active members of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Surviving are his wife of 65 years, Regina Buzzett Misiaveg; one daughter, Katherine Shimonis of Shamong, NJ; two sons, Charles J. Misiaveg and wife Susan of Rome, GA, and Bill Misiaveg and wife Suzanne of Greer; one brother, Richard Misiaveg of Sauk Village, IL; six grandchildren, Theresa Goble, Elizabeth Misiaveg-Patel, Regina Brown, Andy Misiaveg, Anna Shimonis, and Christen Sigmon; and 10 great-grandchildren. Recitation of the Rosary will be Monday at 6 p.m. with visitation following until 8 p.m. at the home of Bill Misiaveg, 19 Tamaron Way, Greer, SC 29650. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, with reception following at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 204 Douthit St., Greenville, SC 29601. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.thomasmcafee. com.

THOMASVILLE – Mrs. Mary Kate Peterson Smith, 89 of 706 W. Holly Hill Road, passed away Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, at High Point Regional Hospital. Born in Sampson County on April 16, 1920, to Perry Lee and Bessie Faircloth Peterson, she had made this area her home for her entire life. She was a homemaker and member of Allendale Baptist Church where she was in the Adult Sunday School Class. She loved to keep children, cook and particularly enjoyed times spent with her family. On Dec. 5, 2000, she was preceded in death by her husband of over 60 years, Eartle Smith. Surviving are her daughters, Mary Small and husband Frank of Trinity, Rose Craven of Winston-Salem and Ann Hughes and husband Carlton of Thomasville; sons, Richard Smith of Archdale, Earl Smith of Thomasville and Danny Smith and his wife Betty of High Point; 16 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Allendale Baptist Church with Rev. David Younger officiating. Burial will follow in Floral Garden Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at J.C. Green and Sons Funeral Home and at other times at her home. The family requests that memorials be made to Hospice Home at High Point, 1801 Westchester Dr. High Point, NC 27262 in Mrs. Smith’s memory. Online condolences may be sent to www.jcgreenandsons. com.

Philip Oehler KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Philip Oehler died Jan. 31, 2010, at Parkwest Hospital in Knoxville, Tenn. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point.

Kenneth Hester WINSTON-SALEM – Kenneth Lane Hester, 66, of Joyce Drive, died Jan. 30, 2010, at Forsyth Medical Center. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Oak Forest United Methodist Church. Davidson Funeral Home, Hickory Tree Chapel, is serving the family.

Tuskegee Airman ace dies at 90 NEW YORK (AP) – Retired Air Force Lt. Colonel Lee A. Archer, a Tuskegee Airman considered to be the only black ace pilot who also broke racial barriers as an executive at a major U.S. company and founder of a venture capital firm, died Wednesday in New York City. He was 90. His son, Roy Archer, said his father died at Cornell University Medical Center in Manhattan. A cause of death was not immediately determined. The Tuskegee Airmen were America’s first black fighter pilot group in World War II. “It is generally conceded that Lee Archer was the first and only black ace pilot,” credited with shooting down five enemy planes, Dr. Roscoe Brown Jr., a fellow Tuskegee Airman and friend, said

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TRIAD – Funding for highspeed rail projects nationwide, announced last week by the White House, will include money for a future rail corridor through High Point and parts of the Triad. The administration of President Barack Obama last week unveiled $8 billion for high-speed rail initiatives, including $545 million for North Carolina. The money is part of the nearly

$800 billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, commonly referred to as the federal stimulus, which was passed by Congress and signed by the president nearly a year ago. The money for North Carolina will include the future high-speed rail corridor through the Triad and High Point specifically, said Brent McKinney, executive director of the Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation.

The money for North Carolina will further development of the Southeast High-Speed Rail Corridor, a nearly 500-mile route that will allow trains to travel between Charlotte and Washington, according to the office of Gov. Beverly Perdue. “Building this high-speed rail corridor will put our people to work on critical infrastructure projects and boost local economies in North Carolina,� Perdue said.

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ear Abby: We had a repairman in our home yesterday who needed to leave to go to the hardware store for a part. My wife told him: “I have to go to pick up my son, so here’s my spare key. Let yourself back in.� Abby, we do not know this man from Adam! He easily could have copied our key – he was going to the hardware store, after all – and returned to burglarize our home, or worse. We have three young children. I realize my wife was in a tough spot. I know I should have more faith in the goodness of humanity, but I feel she put our family at risk. I’m considering having my locks changed. Your thoughts on the matter would be much appreciated. – Protective in Livermore, Calif. Dear Protective: You should not have a repairman in your home at any time unless the person is licensed, bonded, and you have checked his references. If, heaven forbid, a home is burglarized, the owners should tell the police about any “stranger� who has been on the premises. And if you would sleep better at night knowing you had changed the locks as a precaution, then that’s what you should do. Dear Abby: I know thank-you notes are in order for wedding gifts, graduation presents and special anniversary gifts

– but can the practice be overdone? A woman in our group, “Bev,� ADVICE delights in sending Dear thank- you Abby notes for ■■■ every little thing. She means well, but it makes the rest of us feel awkward. Example: One day she dropped by as I was preparing a tuna sandwich for lunch, so I offered her one. We ate them on paper plates with a cup of tea. A few days later, a thank-you note arrived, which surprised me. Abby, neither my mother nor I have ever sent or expected thank-you notes for casual visits. We’re a group of older ladies who are just pleased to have friends who gather for lunch on birthdays or help each other out with small favors. We see and talk to each other often. I don’t want to offend Bev and will reply in kind to her, but have told others a simple thank you in person or a phone call will suffice for me. They agree. What do you think? – Good Friends in Arizona Dear Good Friend: Because Bev may not be aware of your feelings on the subject, I think you should also tell HER that in the future a simple thank you in person or a phone call will suffice.

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GUILFORD COUNTY – As state and school district officials work to improve teacher quality and pay incentives, North Carolina has received another bad grade for the public schools. The National Council on Teacher Quality gave the state a D-plus, just above the D national average grade, for its laws and regulations governing teachers. Florida had the highest grade at a Cminus and Maine, Montana and Vermont all failed. No state got an A or B. Among neighboring states, Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee scored a C-minus. Virginia also scored a Dplus. “Unfortunately, states have tremendous ground to make up after years of policy neglect. There is much more North Carolina can do to ensure that all children have the effective teachers they deserve,� said NCTQ President Kate Walsh. The report looked at teacher compensation and whether school districts link student test scores to teacher evaluations. Guilford County Schools leaders have used Mission Possible, mostly supported by grants, in 30 schools to provide performance-based incentives for teachers in low-performing schools. State officials want to use part of an estimated $400 million in Race to the Top federal grant funds for teacher incentives. Guilford County Schools Superintendent Mo Green favors expanding performance pay, if possible. “We want to pay for good performance and pay most of the people at the school house,� Green said this week to a gathering at High Point University. The not-for-profit, non-partisan National Council concluded that North Carolina’s teacher policies largely work against improving teacher quality. Rules and regulations that govern the teaching profession too often impede rather than promote serious reform, according to the report. The report found these shortcomings:

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The National Council on Teacher Quality’s 2009 State Teacher Policy Yearbook examined state policy across five areas, including teacher preparation, evaluation, tenure and dismissal, alternative certification and compensation. North Carolina earned the following grades, resulting in an overall grade of D-plus: • Delivering Well Prepared Teachers: D • Expanding the Teaching Pool: D-plus • Identifying Effective New Teachers: C-minus • Retaining Effective New Teachers: C • Dismissing Ineffective New Teachers: D The North Carolina Yearbook, which includes national comparisons, is available for free For questions about the report, contact Sarah Brody at (202) 393-0020 or

• North Carolina’s pay and benefit policies for teachers, including the state-run retirement system, offer inadequate incentives for educators to stay in teaching. Mission Possible also is aimed at reducing teacher turnover. • Teacher evaluations do not require evidence of student learning as a dominant factor. Guilford district leaders are considering such reforms. • Too many elementary teachers are unprepared to teach reading or mathematics. The Guilford County Board of Education is reviewing a proposal that would increase pay for these teachers. • Expectations are low for what special education teachers should know, despite state and federal expectations that special education students should meet the same high standards as other students. Despite the findings, North Carolina has some bright spots, including compensating teachers for related prior work experience. | 888-3626

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Items to be published in the Club Calendar should be in writing to the Enterprise by noon on Wednesday prior to publication.

Point University, Millis Center, 833 Montlieu Ave. TRIAD ROTARY Club meets at noon Tuesday at the String and Splinter Club, 305 W. High Ave.

CHAIR CITY Toastmasters Club meets at noon Monday at the Thomasville Public Library, 14 Randolph St. Sharon Hill at 431-8041.

HIGH POINT CIVITAN Club meets at noon Tuesday at High Point Country Club, 800 Country Club Drive.

FURNITURELAND ROTARY Club meets at noon Monday at the String and Splinter Club, 305 W. High Ave.

LEXINGTON ROTARY Club meets at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday at the YMCA, 119 W. 3rd Ave.

PIEDMONT AMBUCS meets at noon Monday at Radisson Hotel, 135 S. Main St. Janice Blankenship at 869-2166.

HIGH POINT TOASTMASTERS meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Coldwell Banker Triad Realtors, 2212 Eastchester Drive (side entrance).

OAKVIEW LIONS Club meets at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Oakview United Methodist Church, 321 Oakview Road.

JAMESTOWN ROTARY Club meets at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Jamestown Town Hall, 301 E. Main St.

FAIRGROVE LIONS Club meets at 6:30 p.m. Monday at 502 Willowbrook Drive, Thomasville. 476-4655.

WOMAN’S CLUB of High Point meets at 11 a.m. Wednesday at 4106 Johnson St.

AMATEUR RADIO CLUB of High Point Radio Club meets at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Rosa Mae’s Cafe, 1322 National Highway, Thomasville. A business meeting follows at 7:30 p.m.

GREENSBORO JAYCEES meets Wednesday at the Jaycee office, 401 N. Greene St., Greensboro. A social hour starts at 6 p.m.; the program is at 7 p.m. 379-1570.

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ROTARY CLUB of Willow Creek meets at 7:15 a.m. Thursday at High Point Country Club, 800 Country Club Drive. Karen Morris, 887-7435

Archdale United Methodist Church, 11543 N. Main St. KERNERSVILLE ROTARY Club meets at 7 a.m. Wednesday at First Christian Church, 1130 N. Main St., Kernersville.

VFW POST 2756 meets at 6 p.m. Thursday at Sunrise Diner, 1026 Randolph St., Thomasville. Ransom Autry, 475-3343

THOMASVILLE ROTARY Club meets at 12:05 p.m. Wednesday at the Woman’s Club, 15 Elliott Drive. ASHEBORO-RANDOLPH ROTARY Club meets at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday at AVS Banquet Centre, 2045 N. Fayetteville St. HIGH POINT BUSINESS and Professional Men’s Club meets at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Carl Chavis YMCA, 2351 Granville St. BUSINESS NETWORK International meets noon-1:15 p.m. Wednesday at Golden Corral at Oak Hollow Mall. PIEDMONT/TRIAD TOASTMASTERS Club meets at noon Wednesday at Clarion Hotel, 415 Swing Road, Greensboro. J.C. Coggins at 665-3204 or 301-0289 (cell). TRIAD BUSINESS Connectors networking group meets 7:45-9 a.m. Wednesday at Tex & Shirley’s, 4005 Precision Way. Don Hild, 906-9775

ROTARY CLUB of High Point meets at noon Thursday at High Point Country Club, 800 Country Club Drive. THOMASVILLE LIONS Club meets at noon Thursday at Big Game Safari Steakhouse, 15 Laura Lane, Room 300, Thomasville. HIGH POINT HOST LIONS Club meets at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Woman’s Club of High Point, 4106 Johnson St. HIGH POINT JAYCEES meets Thursday at 6:15 p.m. for dinner and at 7 p.m. for a meeting at Carolina’s Diner, 201 Eastchester Drive. 883-2016. KIWANIS Club of High Point meets at noon Friday at High Point Country Club, 800 Country Club Drive. ASHEBORO ROTARY Club meets at noon Friday at AVS Banquet Centre, 2045 N. Fayetteville St., Asheboro.



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No one has an explanation for nocturnal leg cramps, something that happens to lots of people, particularly older people. Some suggest that a deficiency of potassium, calcium or magnesium is the cause, but it’s the cause only if there really is a deficiency. Few people have such a problem. Dehydration also has been blamed. Make sure that you get enough fluids during the day. Some self-help techniques can work. One of those is taking a hot bath before getting into bed. Stretching the calf muscles has stopped cramping for many. Do this stretch at least three times during the day, and again before lying down. Stand 2 to 3 feet from a wall with one foot slightly in front of the other. Put your hands on the wall and begin raising your hands on the wall until you feel a good stretch in the back leg. Hold that position for 20 seconds, and repeat for the other leg. Complete at least five stretches for both legs. When you get in bed, make sure the blankets















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Lasers also can obliterate these veins. Dear Dr. Donohue: Lots of fruits and vegetables in the produce department of grocery stores have been shipped from South Africa. Since HIV and AIDS infect so many people there, could it be spread from those fruits and vegetables? I am sure infected people must be handling them. – C.M. Of all the things in the world to worry about, this is something you don’t have to spend a single second on. HIV (human immunodeficiency virus), the cause of AIDS, is not spread in this manner even if a thousand infected people handle your fruits and vegetables. Dear Dr. Donohue: I read your article on removing women’s facial hair. It mentioned Vaniqa. I tried purchasing this cream at a local pharmacy. They did not have it. Will you please advise me where I can obtain it? – E.M. Vaniqa cream requires a prescription. You won’t find it on the open shelves. It does remove unwanted facial hair, but it’s not the only way to deal with that problem. The manufacturer is SkinMedica, Inc., of Carlsbad, Calif. The Web site is www.skinmedica. org. If your doctor prescribes it, I’m pretty sure your drugstore will obtain it for you.



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Fashionable collection Vintage clothing, jewelry, accessories to be shown at Shakespeare Festival benefit BY VICKI KNOPFLER ENTERPRISE STAFF WRITER


IGH POINT – If only the clothes, hats, purses and jewelry spilling from a room at Sue Hunter’s house could tell their own stories. But they can’t, so Hunter speaks for them when she knows their history. Hunter, a board member for the North Carolina Shakespeare Festival, collects vintage clothes and accessories, and she selected some of them for a fashion show and lunch Feb. 10 to benefit Shakespeare Festival outreach education programs. During the show, Hunter will tell the stories of some of the pieces that are from the 1800s through the 1920s. One dress was the wedding attire of a mail-order bride who came to the United States. Another was worn on the “Bonanza” TV show by a girlfriend of character Joe Cartwright. Yet another belonged to Hunter’s great-grandmother, who liked to garden so much that she was buried in her flower garden in West Virginia. Hunter collected the clothes and accessories during the nearly dozen years she owned and operated Thomasville Antique Emporium. “I just fell in love with those old, vintage pieces that came in, and most have a history,” Hunter said.

“I heard all these stories and wrote them down so I wouldn’t forget them. We’re going to make the history come alive with narration (at the show).” Clothes will be accompanied by accessories, including a 100-year-old parasol, jeweled cigarette holders and hats. Hunter has wire petticoats, but they won’t be modeled. “Those jab into you, and it isn’t any fun,” she said. Hunter also will include information about the period – such as what a young woman out on the town in the roarin’ ’20s might have worn – and trivia. Do you know what a tussie mussie is? Finding models to wear the vintage pieces often is a problem because women in those days wore tight corsets and maintained 22-inch waists. But Hunter knows people who can fit into the clothes and will model them. Most items will not be for sale, but a few pieces of vintage jewelry will be available for purchase for well below their value, Hunter said. The Shakespeare Festival costume shop will supplement Hunter’s collection with a few pieces. Terrance Johns of Thomasville, accompanied by pianist Dorothy Klass, will sing music from the period to open the show. / 888-3601


Dress was worn by a girlfriend of Joe Cartwright in an episode of “Bonanza.”



What: “Vintage Threads” fashion show and lunch of chicken salad and fresh fruit When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 10

Randolph Hospital is once again bringing QuitSmart, the smoking cessation program, to area residents who wish to gain freedom from the three chains that bind them to cigarettes and tobacco products: physical addiction, habit and emotional dependence. The first of three sessions will be held on Tuesday, followed by sessions on Feb. 16 and Feb. 23, each at 6:30 p.m. at Randolph Hospital. During the classes, participants will learn several proven techniques to ease off nicotine, as well as decide if they need medication and ultimately break the habit of smoking. QuitSmart is a proven series, and the success rate for this program is twice that of other methods. To overcome psychological dependence on cigarettes, QuitSmart teaches positive thinking, decision-firming techniques and hypnosis. While many smokers try to quit cold turkey using willpower alone, the QuitSmart System has smokers quit gradually. Nicotine addiction is reduced by switching each week to cigarettes at 40 to 50 percent less nicotine. The classes will be held in the conference room of the Home Health Building located at 341 N. Fayetteville St., Asheboro. The classes are free and funded through a grant from the Randolph Hospital Community Health Foundation. For more information or to register, call (336) 629-8836 or visit www. randolph

Where: NCSF’s Spirit Center, 807 W. Ward Ave. Tickets: $40, reservations required; call Joan Andrews, 841-2273, Ext. 226, 9 a.m.-noon weekdays or send e-mail to


Sue Hunter will share stories about some of the pieces from the 1920s and before.

Fundraiser: For Outreach Education Department’s Shakespeare To Go school tour, Apprentice Company in Training summer camp, Hands On Shakespeare teacher workshops






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Monday, Feb. 1, 2010 CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Lee Thompson Young, 26; Big Boi, 35; Michael C. Hall, 39; Lisa Marie Presley, 42 HAPPY BIRTHDAY: Taking action by being responsible will be the key to moving in the right direction this year. Look at the past and present and do your best to make the future the place you want to be. It’s up to you to make the personal decisions necessary to redefine your position and to place yourself where you know you will do much better. Your numbers are 4, 8, 14, 20, 22, 32, 39 ARIES (March 21-April 19): A lot can be accomplished if you concentrate on what’s been asked of you and combine it with what will make your efforts most effective. You have to maintain your principles if you want to move forward positively and graciously. ★★★ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Get to know new people and network all you can. Offers that can bring you greater recognition, wealth and professional advancement will come to you unexpectedly. Don’t let personal problems stand in your way. ★★★★★ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You may have some interesting ideas but, for the time being, keep the peace and try doing things according to the rules and regulations you’ve been given. An interesting change at home will help you to stabilize your personal life and future. ★★ CANCER (June 21-July 22): Stop talking and start doing. You have to be willing to go the extra mile if you want to draw other people into your plans. Don’t pass up an opportunity to travel or experience a different lifestyle. ★★★★ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don’t let impulsive behavior lead to personal problems. Patience will be necessary if you want to keep the peace. If you can incorporate what others want into your plans, it will make a huge difference to the outcome. ★★★ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Be willing to accept change and make the alterations necessary to move forward financially, personally and in your relationships. If something or someone is holding you back, cut your losses and move on. Focus on business and learning. ★★★ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Keep your thoughts and feelings to yourself until you know exactly how you are going to handle the situation you face. Changes at home will come about if you allow arguments to develop. Offer and ask for help and you will succeed. ★★★ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You may have to question what the people around you are doing. Don’t give in to someone because you don’t want confrontation. A change of plans will disrupt matters too much. Insist on everyone sticking to the agreed upon agenda. ★★★★ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Not everyone will be on your side. Before you enlist the help of others, find out where they stand. You don’t need one of your insiders working against you. You may be tempted to travel but make sure it’s cost efficient. ★★ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You can make some extra cash or get involved in an investment that will bring you higher returns. A solid offer will bring about an opportunity you hadn’t anticipated. Act quickly and you will enjoy plenty of benefits. ★★★★★ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You will be back and forth regarding a personal relationship. Before you make a move, enlist the advice of someone you respect who has a lot more experience. Someone will want to invest in your future. ★★★ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don’t partner with someone who wants to call the shots. A disagreement with someone you work with, for or are indebted to will leave you feeling empty. Listen but do not let matters evolve to a situation that is irreversible. ★★★





If you see a situation that demands action, act. Don’t ask anybody for permission. It’ll be easier if you have to ask for forgiveness. In today’s deal, dummy played low on the first diamond, and East took the king and returned a diamond. South next led a club to dummy to try the heart finesse, and West took the king and led a third diamond. South then had three diamonds, three hearts and three clubs. “We do better if I lead a spade at Trick Two,” East told his partner, “but I couldn’t ask for your permission to shift.” “If you’d shifted, I’d have forgiven you,” West said shortly.

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You hold: S A Q 9 5 2 H 6 3 2 D K 2 C 8 4 3. Your partner opens one club, you respond one spade and he bids two diamonds. The opponents pass. What do you say?

To beat 3NT, East must assume that West has one trick. But dummy has 12 points, East has nine and South has 16 or more, hence West can’t have good diamonds plus an entry. East must give up on the diamonds and rely on the spades. East must act decisively by leading a spade at the second trick. When West gets in with the king of hearts, his spade return

ANSWER: Your partner has “reversed” the usual order of showing two long suits and therefore shows substantial extra strength. Since he promises another bid, you need not do anything to crowd your auction. Rebid two spades (in some systems, that bid would be mandatory) or bid three clubs. South dealer N-S vulnerable

ONE STAR: It’s best to avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes or read a good book. Two stars: You can accomplish but don’t rely on others for help. Three stars: If you focus, you will reach your goals. Four stars: You can pretty much do as you please, a good time to start new projects. Five stars: Nothing can stop you now. Go for the gold.

‘Avatar’ nears domestic box office mark BOX OFFICE NEW YORK (AP) – “Avatar” is on the cusp of toppling the domestic box-office record after leading all movies for a seventh straight week. James Cameron’s 3-D epic earned $30 million over the weekend, and its domestic total reached $594.5 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. That puts the film only about $6 million be-

hind the domestic record set by Cameron’s “Titanic” in 1998 with $600.8 million. Earlier this week, the 20th Century Fox blockbuster passed “Titanic” for the worldwide boxoffice record. It has now crossed the $2 billion worldwide mark with $2.039 billion, easily beating the $1.8 billion made by “Titanic.”

1. “Avatar,” $30M 2. “Edge of Darkness,” $17.1M 3. “When in Rome,” $12.1M 4. “The Tooth Fairy,” $10M 5. “The Book of Eli,” $8.8M 6. “Legion,” $6.8M 7. “The Lovely Bones,” $4.7M 8. “Sherlock Holmes,” $4.5M


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1609 Pershing..............$500

2 BEDROOMS 414 Ridgecrest ............$335 307-B W. Ward...........$298 1301 Bencini.................$325 1305 Bencini ................$325 612 A Chandler ...........$335 1502-A Leonard ..........$250 916-B Amos .................$198 201 Kelly.......................$350 533 Flint .......................$375 1415 Johnson ......... $398 804 Winslow .......... $335 1712-I E Kivett......... $298 2600 Holleman.......... $498 702 E Commerce ....... $250

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304-B Phillips...............$300 1407-A E. Commerce ......................................$325 1101 Carter St...............$350 1709-J E. Lexington ................................$375 705-B Chestnut...........$390 515-A E. Fairfield ......... $410 1110 Bridges.................$440 215-G Dorothy........ $360

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620-20B N. Hamilton ......................................$375

SECTION 8 2600 Holleman....... $498 1206 Vernon ........... $298 1423 Cook St.......... $420 900 Meredith ......... $298 614 Everette ........... $498 1500-B Hobart ....... $298 1106 Grace ............. $425 406 Greer .............. $325 1319 Foust .............. $398

600 N. Main St. 882-8165 3BR/2BA, Fenced in yard. Carpeted. Nice $950mo, 454-1478 3BR/2BA Goldfish Pond in Garden, Cent H/A. $895 472-0224

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4 BEDROOMS 112 White Oak.........$1195 3700 Innwood ........$1195 622 Dogwood ........ $895 3 BEDROOMS 306 Northridge........$875 509 Langdale ..........$750 1728-B N. Hamilton ..$750 2705 Ingleside Dr ....$725

922 Forest ..............$675 1818 Albertson........ $650 813 Magnolia .......... $595 2415 Williams ......... $595 324 Louise ..............$575 726 Bridges.............$575 1135 Tabor...............$575 1604 W. Ward ........ $550 1020 South ............. $550 1010 Pegram .......... $550 2208-A Gable way .. $550

601 Willoubar.......... $550 1016 Grant .............. $525 919 Old Winston ..... $525 409 Centennial....... $500 2209-A Gable Way .. $500 2219 N. Centennial.. $495

912 Putnam .............$475 1606 Larkin............. $450 114 Greenview ........ $450 502 Everett ............ $450 1614 Connor ........... $425 1725 Lamb ............. $395 1305-A E. Green..... $395 2 BEDROOM 2640 2D Ingleside $780

1048 Oakview......... $650 1700-F N.hamilton ... $625

213 W. State........... $600 1540 Beaucrest ...... $525 204 Prospect ......... $500 1420 Madison......... $500 16 Leonard ............. $495 419 Peace ...............$475 1114 Mill .................. $450 1707 W. Rotary ....... $450 505 Scientific.......... $450 1100 Wayside ......... $450 111 Chestnut ........... $450 1101 Blain ................ $450 12 June................... $425 608 Woodrow Ave ...$425

205-A Tyson Ct...... $425 322 Walker............. $425 204 Hoskins ........... $425 1501-B Carolina ...... $425 321 Greer ............... $400 1206 Adams ........... $400 324 Walker............. $400 305 Allred............... $395 611-A Hendrix ......... $395 1043-B Pegram ...... $395 908 E. Kearns ........ $395 1704 Whitehall ........ $385 606 Martha .............$375 601-B Everett ..........$375 2306-A Little ...........$375 501 Richardson .......$375 305 Barker ............. $350 406 Kennedy.......... $350 311-B Chestnut....... $350 3006 Oakcrest ....... $350 1705-A Rotary ........ $350 1516-B Oneka......... $350 909-A Old Tville...... $325 4703 Alford ............ $325 308-A Allred ........... $325 1633-B Rotary ........ $300 313-B Barker .......... $300 314-B W. Kearns .... $295 1116-B Grace .......... $295 1711-B Leonard ....... $285 1517 Olivia............... $280 1515 Olivia............... $280 402 Academy......... $300

1107-C Robin Hood . $425

620-A Scientific .......$375 611 A W. Green........$375 611 D W. Green ...... $350 508 Jeanette...........$375 1106 Textile............. $325 309-B Chestnut ......$275 502-B Coltrane .......$270 1228 Tank............... $250 1317-A Tipton.......... $235 608-A Lake ............ $225 CONRAD REALTORS 512 N. Hamilton 885-4111 4BR/2.5BA House in Archdale. 2100sqft. Fncd bkyd. Deck, Gas FP. Pets ok. $1225 mo. 336-906-0808 901-A Thissell 1br 415 Cable 2br 804 Forrest 2br 904 Proctor 1br 313 Windley 2br 2508 Kivett 2br


885-6149 House 3br, 1ba, All ap pl. incl . 1218 RC Baldwin Ave. Thruwall A/C unit, w. conn. $495. mo + $250. 336-698-9088

Eastgate Village Con dos S.Ma in/311. 2 B R , 2 1⁄ 2 B A , W / D conn $550/mo. Appliances incl. Sect. 8


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1, 2 & 3 BR Homes For Rent 880-3836 / 669-7019

3 BEDROOMS 603 Denny...................... $750 601 E. Lexington............. $725 216 Kersey ..................... $600 1015 Montlieu ................. $575 1414 Madison ................. $525 205 Guilford ................... $495 1439 Madison................. $495 1100 Salem ..................... $495 205 Kendall .................... $495 5693 Muddy Ck #2 ........ $475 3613 Eastward #3 .......... $450 920 Forest ..................... $450 522 Flint ......................... $400 707 Marlboro.................. $400 1215 & 19 Furlough ......... $375 1005 Park ....................... $350 1020A Asheboro............. $275 2 BEDROOMS 1100 Westbrook.............. $750 902-1A Belmont ............. $600 228 Hedgecock ............. $600 108 Oak Spring ............... $550 216 Liberty...................... $550 500 Forrest .................... $525 8798 US 311 #2............... $495 1806 Welborn ................. $495 906 Beaumont ............... $475 3613 Eastward #6 .......... $425 320 Player...................... $425 2715-B Central ............... $425 215-B W. Colonial........... $400 600 WIllowbar ................ $400 283 Dorthy ..................... $400 913 Howard.................... $375 502 Lake ........................ $375 608 Wesley .................... $375 1418 Johnson ................. $375 1429 E Commerce ......... $375 802 Hines ...................... $350 802 Barbee .................... $350 503 Hill St ....................... $350 3602-A Luck .................. $350 415 A Whiteoak.............. $325 286 Dorthoy................... $300 1311 Bradshaw ...............$300 1223 A Franklin............... $270 1 BEDROOMS 311 E. Kendall ................. $350 205 A&B Taylor .............. $285 911-A Park ...................... $250 115 N. Hoskins................ $200 Storage Bldgs. Avail. COMMERCIAL SPACE 11246NMain 1200s.......... $850 227 Trindale 1000s ......... $700

KINLEY REALTY 336-434-4146


200 325 375 295 300 375

2BR Central Air, carpet, blinds, appls., No pets. 883-4611 LM

4 BEDROOMS 103 Roelee ..................... $950


1 BEDROOM 1123-C Adams ........ $495 1107-B Robin Hood........ $425

Vista Realty 785-2862

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N E E D S P A C E ? 3BR/1BA. CENT H/A CALL 336-434-2004


Mobile Homes/Spaces

Archdale, Remodeled 2BR/2BA, Cent H/A, $515. 336-442-9437

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Clean 2br, 2ba, central ac, water incl, NO Pets $200 dep. $100. wkly, 472-8275 Feb Free Rent. Sec. Dep. Req’d, NICE 2 BR Mobile Homes! Washer, Dryer, Stove, Refrigerator. No pets. Section 8 welcome. 472-7798 Mobile Homes & Lots Auman Mobile Home Pk 3910 N. Main 883-3910


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Room to Rent Upstairs utilities incl. $350mo Women only Safe place. 848-4032



A-1 ROOMS. Clean, close to stores, buses, A/C. No deposit. 803-1970. A Better Room 4U in town - HP within walking distance of stores, buses. 886-3210. AFFORDABLE rooms for rent. Call 491-2997 LOW Weekly Rates a/c, phone, HBO, eff. Travel Inn Express, HP 883-6101 no sec. dep.

Nice Room for rent, private residents, central a/c, heat, cable. 847-5780 Private extra nice. Quiet. No alochol/drugs 108 Oakwood 887-2147

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Rooms, $100- up. No Alcohol or Drugs. Incld Util.. 887-2033

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Walking dist.HPU rooming hse. Util.,cent. H/A, priv. $90-up. 989-3025.

6 grave plots in Holly Hill Cemetery. Rose Garden Sec. $1200 each obo. 336-9060524

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Floral Garden, 2 plots. Sells for $6400 asking $5600. Call 610-698-7056

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Cemetery Plots/Crypts

2 spaces, side by side, in Section I. $2706 each. Call Rex @ 336-541-0179

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1 ac. lot Davidson Co. Fairgrove Sch $15k brokr-ownr 4752600

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Everglow 13,800 BTU Unvented Kerosene Heater. Thermostat, Blower, 400 + new. LN. $145 991-3070


30,000 sq ft warehouse, loading docks, plenty of parking. Call dy or night 336-625-6076


Computer Repair

SCOOTERS Computers. We fix any problem. Low prices. 476-2042

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Place your ad in the classifieds! Buy * Save * Sell AKC German Rottwelier. Shots UTD, Pape rs, House, Cage. $35 0. Call 3 36-4715176 for details. Black & Tan German Shepherd Puppies. $400/ea. 1F, 2M. Call 336-317-7252. CKC Chihuahua 11months old, Male, Black & White, $150.00 Call 336883-7805 It;s all in here today!! The Classifieds Full Blooded Cocker Spaniel Puppies. 7 weeks old. Little Teddy Bears. $250. Call 336-879-8388

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Boxer/B ulldog, Friendly, blk & White spots. 5yrs old. Needs a good home. 431-6190 / 848-4859


1970 Allis Chalmers 8hp Tractor. Possible collectors item. $200 obo. 336-869-4556 or 336-337-4887


Fuel Wood/ Stoves

FIREWOOD Seasoned & delivered. 1/2 cord $60; full cord $110. Call 442-4439 Firewood. Split, Seasoned & Delivered, $85 3/4 Cord. Call 817-2787/848-8147


Weimaraner Pups AKC Reg . Only 3M Left. Parents on Site. $250. 336-345-1462

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Italian Greyhound Puppy, AKC Champion line, taking deposits $150. 886-4659



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AKC German Rottwelier. Shots UTD, Pape rs, House, Cage. $35 0. Call 3 36-4715176 for details.

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Br and New E lectric Wheelchair. Used 1 hour. $8000 value, make an offer. call 336-869-4634

Mausoleum Crypt True Companion Guilford Memorial, $10,000. 476-4110

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Household Goods

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All Terain Vehicles

2002 Honda 300 EX w/reverse. Good Condition. $2500 Call 336-362-4026


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03 BMW 325I, Black w/tan Lthr int Loaded. CD, New tires. LN $10,500. 307-0020

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BUYING ANTIQUES. Old Furn, Glass, Old Toys & Old Stuff. 1pc or all. Buy estates big/small. W/S 817-1247/ 788-2428 BUYING ANTIQUES Collectibles, Coins, 239-7487 / 472-6910

Place your ad today & do not forget to ask about our attention getters!! 03 Lincoln Signature Town Car, loaded, ex. cond., $5900. Call 336-689-1506 1990 Ford Bronco, 4WD, good condition, 133k, great stereo system, $2300. OBO 965-7979 1999 BMW, 528I, 193K. New tires. Runs great. $5,000. Call 336-442-0043

MATTRESSES Don’t be mislead! Dbl. pillowtop sets. F. $160, Q. $195, K. $250. 688-3108

78 Chevy Pickup 73k actual miles, 8 cyl., strt drive, good running, needs paint, $1,300. 883-4450

A new mattress set T$99 F$109 Q$122 K$191. Can Del. 336-992-0025

90 Toyota Corolla, 4 dr, 4 cylinder, auto, a/c, clean dependable car $1500 689-2165

Jewelry/Furs/ Cameras

94 Old Cierra V6, A/C, CD player, good tires, clean dependable car, $1600. 689-2165

1/2 Carat Princess Cit. Diamond Solitaire Engagement Ring. $1000. 239-3843

96 Lexus LS 400, 283K Highway mi. Some mechanic work $2500 687-8204


Showcase of Real Estate Fairgrove/East Davidson Schools. Approximately 1 acre $15,000. More wooded lots available.

Existing Home Owner can build and get up to $6,500 tax credit! Plus the first 3 buyers can get their lot at 1/2 price!!

NEW HOMES DAVIDSON COUNTY Lots starting at $34,900 Homes starting at $225,000 Special Financing at 4.75%

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H I G H 294-4949

398 NORTHBRIDGE DR. 3BR, 2BA, Home, 2 car garage, Nice Paved Patio Like new $169,900 OWNER 883-9031 OPEN HOUSE MOST SAT. & SUN. 2-4



Water View

7741 Turnpike Road, Trinity, NC 1844/1846 Cedrow Dr. H.P. New construction, 3BR, 2Bath, city utility, heat pump, Appliances included $99,900.00

CALL CALL CALL 336-362-4313 or 336-685-4940

19 Forest Dr Fairgrove Forest, Thomasville $1000. Cash to buyer at closing. 1.5 ac Landscaped, 3BR, 2Baths, Kitchen, Dining Room, Living Room with Fireplace, Den with Fireplace, Office. Carpet over Hardwood. Crown Molding thru out. Attached over sized double garage. Unattached 3 bay garage with storage attic. 2400sqft. $260,000.


*PRICE REDUCTION-POSSIBLE SELLER FINANCING! Quality built custom home on 40+ acres of beautiful woodlands & pastures. Many out buildings including a double hangar & official/recorded landing strip for your private airplane. Home features 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths, sunroom, brick landscaped patio, hardwired sound system, 4 car carport, covered breezeway. You must see to fully appreciate this peaceful, private country estate -- Priced to sell at $579,000


HOME FOR SALE 1014 Hickory Chapel Road, 2br, Florida room, dining room, fireplace, garage, new heatpump, completely remodeled. Great for starter home or rental investment. Priced Reduced $59,900

CALL 336-870-5260

3152 WINDCHASE COURT 3 BR 2 BA 1164 SF, New carpet & paint, New HVAC, GE Appliances. End Unit $96,900

3930 Johnson St.

A Must See! Beautiful home set on 3 acres, New cabinets, corian countertops, hardwood, carpet, appliances, deck, roof. Home has 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, formal living room, dining room, great room. $248,900.

Builders personal home with many upgrades: hardwood floors, jetted tub, separate shower, beautiful granite counters, fabulous kitchen, 2 story family room AND DRAMATIC VIEWS!! Plus much, much more….

Wendy Hill Realty

Contact us at Lamb’s Realty- 442-5589.

Call 475-6800

6 Bedrooms, Plus 3 Home Offices Or 8 Bedrooms


- 1.1 Acre – Near Wesley Memorial Methodist – - Emerywood area “Tell your friends” $249,900. Priced below Tax & appraisal values. Owner Financing

Call 336-886-4602 OPEN HOUSE

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273 Sunset Lane, Thomasville

GET OUT OF TOWN! Immaculate brick home 3br/2ba/bsmt/carport tucked away on a deadend st. w/ room to roam on 11.56 acres. Spring-fed creek along back of property, fruit trees, grapevines, several garden spots, greenhouse, workshop, Updates include HW heater, windows, hi-eff heat pump, whole house generator, vinyl flooring & freshly painted rooms. Full bsmt w/workshop, fireplace, one bay garage. MH site on property may be leased for additional income. Horses welcome! Priced to sell @ $199,500-call today.


Owner Financing or Rent to Own. Your Credit is Approved!

OPEN TUES-SAT 11AM-5PM OPEN SUNDAY 1PM-5PM Directions: Eastchester to West Lexington, south on Hwy. 109, Community is on the left just past Ledford Middle School.

406 Sterling Ridge Dr Beautiful home in the Trinity school district. 3br/2.5 bath, walk in closet, garden tub/w separate shower, hardwoods, gas logs and more. $177,500.

Lamb’s Realty 442-5589

LAND FOR SALE 5.9 Acres of privacy and seclusion with its own creek. Ready for your dream home, or you can renovate an existing home on the property. The property is located at 829 Hasty Hill Rd. between High Point and Thomasville. Davidson County Ledford Schools $59,000.

336-869-0398 Call for appointment

712 W. Parris Ave. High Point Avalon Subdivision This house shows like new! Built in 2005, 1660 sqft., 3bed 2.5 bath, like-new appliances,Living Room w/ Gas fireplace, 1 car garage spacious Loft area upstairs, Great Location. We’ll work with your situation! $165,000 Price Reduced! Will will match your down payment. Visit or call 336-790-8764


Quality construction beginning at $169,900! Eight Flexible floorplans! - Three to seven bedrooms - 1939 square feet to 3571 square feet - Friendship/Ledford Schools - Low Davidson County Taxes - Basement lots Available MORE INFO @ Marketed Exclusively by Patterson Daniel Real Estate, Inc.

Debra Murrow, Realtor New Home Consultant 336-499-0789

678 Merry Hills Dr.-Davidson son County 3 Bed 2 Bath 2 Car Garage. This beautiful 1900 sqft. home is well lacated in a well established neighborhood. It has a finishedd basement, Large Kitchen outlooking beautiful wooded area. Large deck with Jacuzzi. Gas or woodburning fireplace in the basement. We’ll work with your situation!

$195,000 Visit or call 336-790-8764


3 bedroom/2 bath house for sale, Fairgrove Area, Thomasville. Half basement, 2 stall garage, also detached garage. Call 472-4611 for more information. $175,000.

189 Game Trail, Thomasville

725-B West Main St., Jamestown For Sale By Owner 515 Evergreen Trail Thomasville, NC 27360


Office Condo For Sale – Main St., Jamestown, 1400 Sq. Ft. 1st Floor, 3 Offices, Break Area, Storage, Plus 1/2 Bath, 2nd Floor 2 Offices, Another 1/2 Bath, Good Traffice Exposure, Divided so that you may rent Part of Offices.

Call: Donn Setliff (336) 669-0478 or Kim Setliff (336) 669-5108 (Owner is Realtor)

Enjoy living in a quiet, distinctive neighborhood with no through traffic. 3 BR 2.5 BA, 2300 sq’, open floor plan, vaulted ceilings & lg. windows, Oak floors & carpeted BRs, marble tiled bathrooms, lg. large master bath with separate shower, double fire place in master BR & LR w. gas logs, kitchen w. granite counter tops, double oven, stereo system. 2 car garage, large patio overlooking a beautiful back yard. Low taxes. $329,000 $321,000 Visit or call 336.687.3959


Call 888-3555 505 Willow Drive, Thomasville Over 4,000 Sq. Ft. Brick home with 4 Bedrooms & 4 bathrooms, 2 fireplaces, hardwood floors, updated kitchen, 2 master suites, fenced yard. Grand dining room – Priced at $319,900!! Directions: Bus. 85 to Hwy. 109 exit, turn left off ramp, then left on Unity St., left on Huntsford, right on Valley, turn onto Willow.

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98 Lincoln Continental Mark VIII, 171k miles, VGC. Blk EXT & INT, loaded, $3995, obo. 336-906-3770


Chevy Blazer, 4x4, 97, very good cond., lthr int., all pwr, c/d, new tires & brakes, need nothing! $3000. Call 336-880-4715

AUTO SPECIAL Anything with wheels & a motor!

Autos for Sale

AT Quality Motors you can buy regardless. Good or bad credit. 475-2338

GUARANTEED FINANCING 97 Dodge Avenger $800 dn 02 Saturn L200 $900 dn 01 Jeep Cherokee $1200 dn 96 Chevy Cheyenne $1000 dn Plus Many More!

5 lines plus a photo for 7 days

FORD ’69. SELL OR TRADE. 429 eng., Needs restoring $1000/Firm. 431-8611

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PLYMOUTH Concorde 1951. Sale or TradeNeeds restoring. $2100 firm. 431-8611

9210 ’01

Recreation Vehicles Damon

motorhome. 2 slides, 2 ACs, 10k, loaded. 36ft. Very good cond., $52,000. Back-up camera. 431-9891

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94’ Camper, new tires, water heater, & hookup. Good cond., sleeps 7, $6,400. Call 301-2789

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Trucks/ Trailers




Sport Utility

2003 Chevy S-10. 4whd. Am/FM Disk, A1 Cond. 53K. $10,750 o bo or Tra de. Call 336-869-6115

99’ Chevy Tahoe LT, lthr interior, Custom bumper, 159k mi., $5800. 476-3468

2000 Dodge Dakota Sport 4x4. 68k miles, White. $9000 or trade for Jeep Wrangler of equal value. D-8703230/N-861-3250

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1994 F_150 4x4, Super Cab, XLT. New Crate Motor. Approx 15k on new eng. 2 Gas tanks, Camper shell, new tires. $3800. 848-6537

Buy * Save * Sell 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee, orig owner, 4WD, 130k miles. Good body & paint, minor dents, d e c e n t t i r e s . Transmission, rear e n d , r a d i a t o r , alternator & battery replaced in the last year. Engine runs well, burns no oil. Can be seen at 2325 E. Kivett Drive. Call Gary at 336442-0363. 98’ Jeep Wrangler 4WD auto, a/c, cruise, ps/ brakes, ex. cond. , $9000. 215-1892


Trucks/ Trailers

1993 Chevrolet Blazer S-20 4WD, aluminum wheels, good body, parts only, No title, $500.00, 431-1354

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Top cash paid for any junk vehicle. T&S Auto 882-7989


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Classic Antique Cars


’90 Winnebago Chiefton 29’ motor home. 73,500 miles, Corner of Lexington & Pineywood in Thomasville

Volkswagen Passat 1999, 117k mi, good condition, $4800. Call 336-991-7087

Recreation Vehicles

Outback 35 ft. Camper, 2 slide outs, house type shower, 2 bdrs. $19,995. Call 687-1659

Auto Centre, Inc.


$15 or 14 days for only $20


96’ Freightliner Hood Single Axle. 96’ Electronics, 53ft, 102 Dock Lift Trailer. $14,500. Call 1-203395-3956 Red Crew Cab, ’03 Chevrolet Silverado, EC, 55K miles, $10,900. 454-2342



92 Conversion Ford Van, 126,44 4 miles, needs transmission work, runs good, $1100. 472-3887 06 Dodge Grand Caravan. Braun Entervan. 4522 actual miles. Clean, Loaded, Handicapped side ramp. $26,500. Call 336-249-8613 Large Comm. Van, ’95 Dodge Van 2500, new motor & trans., 883-1849 $3000 neg

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HANDYMAN Get Ready for Winter!

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Call for Fall Specials on - Seeding, & Fertilizing

Vinyl Replacement Windows Gutter & Gutter Guards Free Estimates Senior Citizens Discounts (336) 861-6719



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Wrought Iron and Metal Patio Furniture Restoration

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Monday February 1, 2010

‘KINGS’ OF THE ROAD: Bobcats work their magic in Sacramento. 4D Sports Editor: Mark McKinney (336) 888-3556

FUMBLE! Corporate miscues hurt Japan’s reputation. 5D

Bison abuzz over Olympic qualifier BEFORE YOU READ


This story marks the first of several about High Point’s Heather Richardson as she prepares for the Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Look for more coverage of this speedskating star in the coming days.

BOILING SPRINGS – Nick Barbour tipped in a rebound of his own shot in the final second of overtime to lift the High Point University men’s basketball team to an 82-80 win over Gardner-Webb late Saturday night. Barbour had 30 points in the game to lead all scorers and Eugene Harris scored 22 for the Panthers. “I’m really happy for my guys to get that win. We were down two different times in the second half


High Point’s Heather Richardson will compete in the 500, 1,000 and 1,500 meters in the Winter Olympics in Vancouver later this month. Flynn recalled, and would give presentations for a sports and entertainment marketing class. “It was giving my other students a look at what international marketing is all about, competing in another country,” Flynn said. As for working this year’s Olympics into the mix so the Bison of today can cheer on an HPC legend? “I don’t know,” Flynn admitted. “I’m going to have to tape it at home. If I could manage to find a way to bring it into my curriculum...” Jones, a business teacher and the FBLA adviser, recalled Richardson as a good student who “had a willingness to help others in class.” Richardson also was a student Parliamentarian in FBLA during the 2006-07 school year. Clark, remarkably enough, can boast of having taught not one, but two Olympians.

but we made some defensive stops and made some plays and were able to come back and pull out the victory,” said HPU head coach Barbour Scott Cherry. “A lot of guys stepped up big. Obviously Nick Barbour and Eugene Harris came up big with their points, but also David Singleton off the bench and Corey Law to get that tip at the end. I’m just really happy for the guys to get that victory.”

The High Point Central graduate has taught at her alma mater the past 14 years, but was at Jamestown Middle School when a girl by the name of Siri Mullinix just got rolling in sports. Mullinix went on to win a silver medal as keeper of the U.S. women’s soccer team in 2000. Clark said she’s followed Richardson’s progress from championship inline skater to Olympic speedskater. “I’m so proud of her. I’ll definitely be watching,” Clark offered. “Being a PE teacher, I love sports anyway. To actually know someone who’s participating, that’s a lot of fun.” Provided by a humble, quiet High Point Central grad who’s a regular ol’ student no more. | 888-3526

High Point stayed above sea level with the win, improving to 1110 overall and 6-5 in the Big South. Gardner-Webb fell to 6-15 overall and 3-8 in Big South games. In the final minute of regulation, Harris completed a two-andone off a timeout to tie it up at 6666. Gardner-Webb answered with a layup from Auryn MacMillan and Barbour turned around with a jumper for HPU that made it 6868 with 20.8 seconds on the clock. Gardner-Webb had the next possession, but a turnover gave HPU the ball back with 3.4 seconds on

the clock. Harris tried a 3-pointer at the buzzer but missed, sending the game into overtime. In OT, Barbour hit a pair of baskets to make it 80-77 HPU with 29.6 seconds on the clock and Gardner-Webb’s Grayson Flittner answered with a trey to tie it up. As time was running down, Barbour took a jumper, Corey Law tipped it up and Barbour was able to tip it in with 0.1 on the clock to lift the Panthers to their first overtime win of the season. High Point plays at Longwood on Tuesday at 7 p.m.




his weekend’s big winter storm gave us a rare taste of the snowy weather that folks in other parts of the country deal with on a regular basis. They can have it. Don’t get me wrong. I enjoy snow as much as the next fellow. But I prefer it in smaller doses. Still, all this snow reminded me of some happier times. It brought me back to when... •I played football in six inches of snow as a


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onya Jones’ PowerPoint presentation showed a regular ol’ high school girl taking part in Future Business Leaders of America club activities. Janet Flynn spoke of a regular ol’ student in her marketing classes, someone who kept up with schoolwork despite lengthy absences. Pam Clark remembered a regular ol’ student in her weightlifting class, a girl who possessed a lot of physical strength but pretty much kept to herself. SPORTS Three years ago, Heather Richardson was just another Steve student at High Point Central, Hanf getting ready to graduate, “go■■■ ing to basketball games, hanging out with friends,” she said by phone late last week. And Tuesday, as her former classmates trudge through the snow on college campuses or fight bad roads on their way to work, Richardson officially transforms from ordinary to extraordinary. Tomorrow, America’s athletes make the flight to Vancouver to settle into the Olympic Village. Richardson, now 20, will compete in her first Olympics in the 500-, 1,000- and 1,500meter speedskating events from Feb. 16-21. “It’s definitely weird,” Richardson said from Salt Lake City. “When I used to go to school here, I had some inline (skating) articles every once in a while. People would say, ‘Oh, you’re going to be an Olympian.’ And I’d tell them, ‘No, inline is not an Olympic sport.’ I didn’t know then if I would be doing ice.” She made the switch and made quite a splash on the frozen surface these past few years. It’s no shock to those who knew her at Central. “It didn’t really surprise me, but it’s amazing this transition she made,” said Clark, who taught Richardson as a junior. “You just don’t hear about people doing this.” Few people at Central heard about Richardson’s prowess on inline skates, either, unless they asked and asked and asked. “The thing I remember most about Heather is she was so humble about her accomplishments,” said Flynn, who had Richardson in several marketing classes. “She wouldn’t really talk about it unless you would ask questions. I was so interested in it – I relished in her telling me about her training, her adventures – and when the other classmates would find out about it, we would get her to tell us about her accomplishments and her medals.” Flynn even used some of Richardson’s life experiences as teaching points. Inline skating competitions took Richardson all over the world and she often missed large chunks of class time. But Richardson “was an A student who made sure she got her work done,”


scrawny 12-year-old kid. I was never athletic, but the snow and slippery conditions were a great equalizer and I actually played pretty well. •I watched my sister Cindy make snow angels and then we had a spirited snowball fight. She was 5 at the time and I was 14. I was proud to be her brother then and I still am. I smile when I think of Cindy and her husband Tony and their son Michael, who’ll be 3 in March, creating

special snow memories of their own. And that doesn’t even touch on snow creme and snowmen and snow frisbee golf and snow sledding. I hope everyone stays safe and warm for the duration of this wintry blast. And I hope you all experience moments you’ll cherish for years to come.



Mardy Gilyard once worked four jobs to stay in school after losing his scholarship. The former Cincinnati star turned in an awfully strong audition for a much more lucrative career in Saturday’s Senior Bowl, racking up 103 yards receiving and catching a 32-yard TD pass in the fourth quarter to help the North race to a 31-13 victory over the South. “I’m truly blessed,” Gilyard said. “I’ve been from the brown sticky stuff at the bottom of the barrel to the cream at the top of the coffee.” In 2006, an academically ineligible Gilyard lost his scholarship and had to take jobs ranging from cutlery salesman to construction worker to pay his steep out-of-state tuition bills. He eventually won back his scholarship. Florida QB Tim Tebow fumbled twice and finished 8 of 12 passing for 50 yards in the showcase for senior NFL prospects.



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NFL playoffs All Times EST Wild Cards Saturday, Jan. 9

N.Y. Jets 24, Cincinnati 14 Dallas 34, Philadelphia 14

Sunday, Jan. 10 Baltimore 33, New England 14 Arizona 51, Green Bay 45, OT

Divisional Playoffs Saturday, Jan. 16 New Orleans 45, Arizona 14 Indianapolis 20, Baltimore 3

Sunday, Jan. 17 Minnesota 34, Dallas 3

Sunday, Jan. 17 N.Y. Jets 17, San Diego 14

Conference Championships Sunday, Jan. 24 Indianapolis 30, N.Y. Jets 17 New Orleans 31, Minnesota 28, OT

Pro Bowl Sunday, Jan. 31 At Miami AFC vs. NFC, late

Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 7 At Miami New Orleans vs. Indianapolis, 6:25 p.m. (CBS)

Super Bowl champions 2009—Pittsburgh (AFC) 27, Arizona (NFC) 23 2008—N.Y. Giants (NFC) 17, New England (AFC) 14 2007—Indianapolis (AFC) 29, Chicago (NFC) 17 2006—Pittsburgh (AFC) 21, Seattle (NFC) 10 2005—New England (AFC) 24, Philadelphia (NFC) 21 2004—New England (AFC) 32, Carolina (NFC) 29 2003—Tampa Bay (NFC) 48, Oakland (AFC) 21 2002—New England (AFC) 20, St. Louis (NFC) 17 2001—Baltimore Ravens (AFC) 34, N.Y. Giants (NFC) 7 2000—St. Louis (NFC) 23, Tennessee (AFC) 16 1999—Denver (AFC) 34, Atlanta (NFC) 19 1998—Denver (AFC) 31, Green Bay (NFC) 24 1997—Green Bay (NFC) 35, New England (AFC) 21 1996—Dallas (NFC) 27, Pittsburgh (AFC) 17 1995—San Francisco (NFC) 49, San Diego (AFC) 26 1994—Dallas (NFC) 30, Buffalo (AFC) 13 1993—Dallas (NFC) 52, Buffalo (AFC) 17 1992—Washington (NFC) 37, Buffalo (AFC) 24 1991—N.Y. Giants (NFC) 20, Buffalo (AFC) 19 1990—San Francisco (NFC) 55, Denver (AFC) 10 1989—San Francisco (NFC) 20, Cincinnati (AFC) 16 1988—Washington (NFC) 42, Denver (AFC) 10 1987—N.Y. Giants (NFC) 39, Denver (AFC) 20 1986—Chicago (NFC) 46, New England (AFC) 10 1985—San Francisco (NFC) 38, Miami (AFC) 16 1984—L.A. Raiders (AFC) 38, Washington (NFC) 9 1983—Washington (NFC) 27, Miami (AFC) 17 1982—San Francisco (NFC) 26, Cincinnati (AFC) 21 1981—Oakland (AFC) 27, Philadelphia (NFC) 10 1980—Pittsburgh (AFC) 31, L.A. Rams (NFC) 19 1979—Pittsburgh (AFC) 35, Dallas (NFC) 31 1978—Dallas (NFC) 27, Denver (AFC) 10 1977—Oakland (AFC) 32, Minnesota (NFC) 14 1976—Pittsburgh (AFC) 21, Dallas (NFC) 17 1975—Pittsburgh (AFC) 16, Minnesota (NFC) 6 1974—Miami (AFC) 24, Minnesota (NFC) 7 1973—Miami (AFC) 14, Washington (NFC) 7 1972—Dallas (NFC) 24, Miami (AFC) 3 1971—Baltimore Colts (AFC) 16, Dallas (NFC) 13 1970—Kansas City (AFL) 23, Minnesota (NFL) 7 1969—N.Y. Jets (AFL) 16, Baltimore Colts (NFL) 7 1968—Green Bay (NFL) 33, Oakland (AFL) 14 1967—Green Bay (NFL) 35, Kansas City (AFL) 10

Super Bowl MVPs 2009—Santonio Holmes, WR, Pittsburgh 2008—Eli Manning, QB, N.Y. Giants 2007—Peyton Manning, QB, Indianapolis 2006—Hines Ward, WR, Pittsburgh 2005—Deion Branch, WR, New England 2004—Tom Brady, QB, New England 2003—Dexter Jackson, FS, Tampa Bay 2002—Tom Brady, QB, New England 2001—Ray Lewis, LB, Baltimore 2000—Kurt Warner, QB, St. Louis 1999—John Elway, QB, Denver 1998—Terrell Davis, RB, Denver 1997—Desmond Howard, KR, Green Bay 1996—Larry Brown, CB, Dallas 1995—Steve Young, QB, San Francisco 1994—Emmitt Smith, RB, Dallas 1993—Troy Aikman, QB, Dallas 1992—Mark Rypien, QB, Washington 1991—Ottis Anderson, RB, N.Y. Giants 1990—Joe Montana, QB, San Francisco 1989—Jerry Rice, WR, San Francisco 1988—Doug Williams, QB, Washington 1987—Phil Simms, QB, N.Y. Giants 1986—Richard Dent, DE, Chicago 1985—Joe Montana, QB, San Francisco 1984—Marcus Allen, RB, L.A. Raiders 1983—John Riggins, RB, Washington 1982—Joe Montana, QB, San Francisco 1981—Jim Plunkett, QB, Oakland 1980—Terry Bradshaw, QB, Pittsburgh 1979—Terry Bradshaw, QB, Pittsburgh 1978—Randy White, DT and Harvey Martin, DE, Dallas 1977—Fred Biletnikoff, WR, Oakland 1976—Lynn Swann, WR, Pittsburgh 1975—Franco Harris, RB, Pittsburgh 1974—Larry Csonka, RB, Miami 1973—Jake Scott, S, Miami 1972—Roger Staubach, QB, Dallas 1971—Chuck Howley, LB, Dallas 1970—Len Dawson, QB, Kansas City 1969—Joe Namath, QB, N.Y. Jets 1968—Bart Starr, QB, Green Bay 1967—Bart Starr, QB, Green Bay

Super Bowl winners fared How the Super Bowl winners fared in their next season: 2009—Pittsburgh finished third in AFC North division with an 9-7 record. 2008—N.Y. Giants lost to Philadelphia 2311 in NFC divisional playoff. 2007—Indianapolis lost to San Diego 2824 in AFC divisional playoff. 2006—Pittsburgh finished third in AFC North division with an 8-8 record. 2005—New England lost to Denver 27-13 in AFC divisional playoff. 2004—New England repeated and beat Philadelphia 24-21 in Super Bowl. 2003—Tampa Bay finished third in NFC South division with a 7-9 record. 2002—New England finished second in AFC East division with a 9-7 record. 2001—Baltimore lost to Pittsburgh 27-10 in AFC divisional playoff. 2000—St. Louis lost to New Orleans 31-28 in NFC wild-card game. 1999—Denver finished last in the AFC West division with a 6-10 record. 1998—Denver repeated and beat Atlanta 34-19 in Super Bowl. 1997—Green Bay lost to Denver 31-24 in Super Bowl. 1996—Dallas lost to Carolina 26-17 in NFC divisional playoff. 1995—San Francisco lost to Green Bay 27-17 in NFC divisional playoff. 1994—Dallas lost to San Francisco 38-28 in NFC championship. 1993—Dallas repeated and beat Buffalo 30-13 in Super Bowl. 1992—Washington lost to San Francisco 20-13 in NFC divisional playoff. 1991—N.Y. Giants finished fourth in NFC East division with an 8-8 record. 1990—San Francisco lost to N.Y. Giants 15-13 in NFC championship. 1989—San Francisco repeated and beat Denver 55-10 in Super Bowl. 1988—Washington finished third in NFC East division with a 7-9 record. 1987—N.Y. Giants finished last in NFC East division with a 6-9 record. 1986—Chicago lost to Washington 27-13 in NFC divisional playoff. 1985—San Francisco lost to N.Y. Giants 17-3 in NFC wild-card game. 1984—L.A. Raiders lost to Seattle 13-7 in AFC wild-card game. 1983—Washington lost to the Los Angeles Raiders 38-9 in Super Bowl. 1982—San Francisco finished eleventh in the conference with a 3-6 record. 1981—Oakland finished fourth in the Western division with a 7-9 record. 1980—Pittsburgh finished third in the Central division with a 9-7 record. 1979—Pittsburgh repeated and beat the Los Angeles Rams 31-19 in Super Bowl. 1978—Dallas lost to Pittsburgh 35-31 in Super Bowl. 1977—Oakland lost to Denver 20-17 in AFC Championship. 1976—Pittsburgh lost to Oakland 24-7 in AFC Championship. 1975—Pittsburgh repeated and beat Dallas 21-17 in Super Bowl. 1974—Miami lost to Oakland 28-26 in AFC divisional playoff. 1973—Miami repeated and beat Minnesota 24-7 in Super Bowl. 1972—Dallas lost to Washington 26-3 in NFC Championship. 1971—Baltimore lost to Miami 21-0 in AFC Championship. 1970—Kansas City finished second in the Western division with a 7-5-2 record. 1969—New York Jets lost to Kansas City 13-6 in AFL divisional playoff. 1968—Green Bay finished third in the Central divison with a 6-7-1 record. 1967—Green Bay repeated and beat Oakland 33-14 in Super Bowl.

Super Bowl records INDIVIDUAL RECORDS SCORING Most Points, Lifetime — 48, Jerry Rice, San Francisco-Oakland, 4 games. Most Points, Game — 18, Roger Craig, San Francisco vs. Miami, 1985; Jerry Rice, San Francisco vs. Denver, 1990 and vs. San Diego, 1995; Ricky Watters, San Francisco vs. San Diego, 1995; Terrell Davis, Denver vs. Green Bay, 1998. Most Touchdowns, Lifetime — 8, Jerry Rice, San Francisco-Oakland, 4 games. Most Touchdowns, Game — 3, Roger Craig, San Francisco vs. Miami, 1985; Jerry Rice, San Francisco vs. Denver 1990 and vs. San Diego, 1995; Ricky Watters, San Francisco vs. San Diego, 1995; Terrell Davis, Denver vs. Green Bay, 1998. Most Points After Touchdown, Lifetime — 13 Adam Vinatieri, New England-Indianapolis, (13 attempts, 5 games). Most Points After Touchdown, Game — 7, Mike Cofer, San Francisco vs. Denver, 1990 (8 attempts); Lin Elliott, Dallas vs. Buffalo, 1993 (7 attempts); Doug Brien, San Francisco vs. San Diego, 1995 (7 attempts). Most Field Goals, Lifetime — 7, Adam Vinatieri, New England-Indianapolis, (10 attempts, 5 games). Most Field Goals, Game — 4, Don Chandler, Green Bay vs. Oakland, 1968; Ray Wersching, San Francisco vs. Cincinnati, 1982. Longest Field Goal — 54, Steve Christie, Buffalo vs. Dallas, 1994. Most Safeties — 1, Dwight White, Pittsburgh vs. Minnesota, 1975; Reggie Harrison, Pittsburgh vs. Dallas, 1976; Henry Waechter, Chicago vs. New England, 1986; George Martin, New York vs. Denver, 1987; Bruce Smith, Buffalo vs. New York, 1991. RUSHING Most Attempts, Lifetime — 101, Franco Harris, Pittsburgh. Most Attempts, Game — 38, John Riggins, Washington vs. Miami, 1983. Most Yards Gained, Lifetime — 354, Franco Harris, Pittsburgh, 4 games. Most Yards Gained, Game — 204, Tim Smith, Washington vs. Denver, 1988. Longest Gain — 75, Willie Parker, Pittsburgh vs. Seattle, 2006. Most Touchdowns, Lifetime — 5, Emmitt Smith, Dallas, 3 games. Most Touchdowns, Game — 3, Terrell Davis, Denver vs. Green Bay, 1998. PASSING Most Attempts, Lifetime — 152, John Elway, Denver, 5 games. Most Attempts, Game — 58, Jim Kelly, Buffalo vs. Washington, 1992. Most Completions, Lifetime — 100, Tom Brady, New England, 4 games. Most Completions, Game — 32, Tom Brady, New England vs. Carolina, 2004. Highest Completion Percentage, Lifetime — 70.0, Troy Aikman, Dallas. Highest Completion Percentage, Game — 88.0, Phil Simms, New York Giants vs. Denver, 1987. Most Yards Gained, Lifetime — 1,156, Kurt Warner, St. Louis-Arizona, 3 games. Most Yards Gained, Game — 414, Kurt Warner, St. Louis vs. Tennessee, 2000. Most Touchdowns, Lifetime — 11, Joe Montana, San Francisco, 4 games. Most Touchdowns, Game — 6, Steve Young, San Francisco vs. San Diego, 1995. Most Had Intercepted, Lifetime — 8, John Elway, Denver, 5 games. Most Had Intercepted, Game — 5, Rich Gannon, Oakland vs. Tampa Bay, 2003. Longest Completion — 85, Jake Delhomme (to Muhsin Muhammad), Carolina vs. New England, 2004. RECEIVING Most Receptions, Lifetime — 33, Jerry Rice, San Francisco-Oakland, 4 games. Most Receptions, Game — 11, Dan Ross, Cincinnati vs. San Francisco, 1982; Jerry Rice, San Francisco vs. Cincinnati, 1989; Deion Branch, New England vs. Philadelphia, 2005; Wes Welker, New England vs. N.Y. Giants, 2008. Most Yards, Lifetime — 589, Jerry Rice, San Francisco-Oakland, 4 games. Most Yards, Game — 215, Jerry Rice, San Francisco vs. Cincinnati, 1989. Most Touchdowns, Lifetime — 7, Jerry Rice, San Francisco. Most Touchdowns, Game — 3, Jerry Rice, San Francisco vs. Denver, 1990. Longest Reception — 85, Muhsin Muhammad (from Jake Delhomme), Carolina vs. New England, 2004. FUMBLES Most By, Lifetime — 5, Roger Staubach, Dallas, 4 games. Most By, Game — 3, Roger Staubach, Dallas vs. Pittsburgh, 1976; Jim Kelly, Buffalo vs. Washington, 1992; Frank Reich, Buffalo vs. Dallas, 1993. INTERCEPTIONS Most By, Lifetime — 3, Chuck Howley, Dallas; Rod Martin, Oakland; Larry Brown, Dallas. Most By, Game — 3, Rod Martin, Oakland vs. Philadelphia, 1981. Longest Return — 100, James Harrison, Pittsburgh vs. Arizona, 2009. TEAM GAME RECORDS SCORING Most Points — 55, San Francisco vs. Denver, 1990. Fewest Points — 3, Miami vs. Dallas, 1972. Most Points, Both Teams — 75, San Francisco (49), San Diego (26), 1995. Fewest Points, Both Teams — 21, Miami (14), Washington (7), 1973. Largest Margin of Victory — 45 — San Francisco vs. Denver (55-10), 1990. YARDS GAINED Most Net Yards Gained — 602, Washington vs. Denver, 1988. Fewest Net Yards Gained — 119, Minnesota vs. Pittsburgh, 1975. Most Rushing Yards — 280, Washington vs. Denver, 1988. Fewest Rushing Yards — 7, New England vs. Chicago, 1986. Most Passing Yards — 407, St. Louis vs. Tennessee, 2000. Fewest Passing Yards — 35, Denver vs. Dallas, 1978. FUMBLES Most Fumbles Both Teams — 12, Buffalo (8) vs. Dallas (4), 1993. Most Fumbles, One Team — 8, Buffalo vs. Dallas, 1993. Most Fumbles Lost — 5, Buffalo vs. Dallas, 1993. INTERCEPTIONS Most Interceptions By — 5, Tampa Bay vs. Oakland, 2003.

Super Bowl facts and figures AT STAKE — National Football League Championship for the Vince Lombardi Trophy. PARTICIPANTS — Indianapolis Colts (AFC) and New Orleans Saints (NFC). This the fourth appearance for the Colts and the first appearance for the Saints. SITE — Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, Fla. This is the 10th Super Bowl played in Miami and the fifth at this stadium. SEATING CAPACITY — 74,000. DATE — Feb. 7, 2010. GAMETIME — 6 p.m. EST. NETWORK COVERAGE — By CBS-TV to more than 200 stations throughout the United States. Westwood One Radio to 600 stations within the United States. The Armed Forces Television will also provide broadcast to 175 countries throughout the world. The game will be distributed internationally by the NFL and NFL International to more than 185 countries and broadcast in 30 different languages. PLAYERS SHARE — Winners: $83,000 per man. Losers: $42,000 per man. PLAYER UNIFORMS — Indianapolis will be the home team and use the South sideline. The Colts have their choice of wearing its colored or white jersey. SUDDEN DEATH — If the game is tied at regulation time 60 minutes, it will continue in sudden death overtime. The team scoring first (by safety, field goal, or touchdown) will win. At the end of regulation playing time, the referee will immediately toss a coin at the center of the field, in accordance with rules pertaining to the usual pre-game toss. The captain of NFC team (the visiting team) will call the toss. Following a three-minute intermission after the end of the regular game, play will continue by 15-minute periods with a two-minute intermission between each such overtime period with no halftime intermission. The teams will change goals between each period, there will be a two-minute warning at the end of each period. OFFICIAL TIME — The scoreboard clock will be official. OFFICIALS — There will be seven officials and two alternates appointed by the Commissioner’s office. TROPHY — The winning team receives permanent possession of the Vince Lombardi Trophy, a sterling silver trophy created by Tiffany & Company and presented annually to the winner of the Super Bowl. The trophy was named after the late coach Vince Lombardi of the two-time Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers before the 1971 Super Bowl. The trophy is a regulation silver football mounted in a kicking position on a pyramid-like stand of three concave sides. The trophy stands 20 3/4 inches tall, weighs 6.7 pounds and is valued more than $25,000. The words “Vince Lombardi” and “Super Bowl XLIIV” are engraved on the base along with the NFL shield. ATTENDANCE — To date, 3,347,608 have attended Super Bowl games. The largest crowd was 103,985 at the 14th Super Bowl at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif.

Colts-Saints series history Series tied 5-5 (Home Team in CAPS) 1967 — COLTS 30, Saints 10 1969 — Colts 30, SAINTS 10 1973 — COLTS 14, Saints 10 1986 — Saints 17, COLTS 14 1989 — SAINTS 41, Colts 6 1995 — SAINTS 17, Colts 14 1998 — Saints 19, COLTS 13, OT 2001 — SAINTS 34, Colts 20 2003 — Colts 55, SAINTS 21 2007 — COLTS 41, Saints 10 Note: Indianapolis franchise played in Baltimore prior to 1984.

Future Super Bowl sites 2011 — Feb. 6, Arlington, Texas 2012 — Feb. 5, Indianapolis 2013 — Feb. 3, New Orleans

Super Bowl ticket prices 2010—$1,000, $900, $800, $500 Sun Life Stadium, Miami 2009—$1,000, $800, $500 Raymond

Radford at VMI, 7 p.m. High Point at Longwood, 7 p.m. UNC Asheville at Charleston Southern, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday’s games Gardner-Webb at Coastal Carolina, 7 p.m. Presbyterian at VMI, 7 p.m. Winthrop at Liberty, 8 p.m.,

Big South women All Times EDT W Gard.-Webb 7 Liberty 6 High Point 6 Radford 4 Coastal Caro. 3 Charleston S. 3 Winthrop 2 Presbyterian 1 UNC-Ashe. 1

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Overall W L 18 3 15 4 13 8 5 13 12 7 11 9 7 13 2 17 6 15

Pct. .875 .857 .750 .571 .428 .428 .286 .142 .125

Pct. .857 .789 .619 .278 .632 .550 .350 .105 .286

Saturday’s results Winthrop 44, UNC Asheville 38 Liberty 75, High Point 62 Gardner-Webb 78, Coastal Carolina 33 Charleston Southern 64, Presbyterian 49

Today’s games Coastal Carolina at Presbyterian, 7 p.m. Charleston Southern at Winthrop, 7 p.m. (SportSouth) Liberty at Radford, 7 p.m.

Thursday’s game N.C. Central at Liberty, 5 p.m.




Q. Which Washington Redskin running back was MVP of Super Bowl XVII, a 27-17 victory over the Miami Dolphins? James Stadium, Tampa, Fla. 2008—$900, $700 University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Ariz. 2007—$700, $600 Dolphin Stadium, Miami 2006—$700, $600 Ford Field, Detroit 2005—$600, $500 ALLTEL Stadium, Jacksonville, Fla. 2004—$600, $500, $400 Reliant Stadium, Houston 2003—$500, $400 Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego 2002—$400 Superdome, New Orleans 2001—$325 Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, Fla. 2000—$325 Georgia Dome, Atlanta 1999—$325 Pro Player Stadium, Miami 1998—$275 Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego 1997—$275 Superdome, New Orleans 1996—$350, $250, $200 Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe, Ariz. 1995—$200 Joe Robbie Stadium, Miami 1994—$175 Georgia Dome, Atlanta 1993—$175 Rose Bowl, Pasadena, Calif. 1992—$150 Metrodome, Minneapolis 1991—$150 Tampa (Fla.) Stadium 1990—$125 Superdome, New Orleans 1989—$100 Joe Robbie Stadium, Miami 1988—$100 Jack Murphy Stadium, San Diego 1987—$75 Rose Bowl, Pasadena, Calif. 1986—$75 Superdome, New Orleans 1985—$60 Stanford (Calif.) Stadium 1984—$60 Tampa (Fla.) Stadium 1983—$40 Rose Bowl, Pasadena, Calif. 1982—$40 Silverdome, Pontiac, Mich. 1981—$40 Superdome, New Orleans 1980—$30 Rose Bowl, Pasadena, Calif. 1979—$30 Orange Bowl, Miami 1978—$30 Superdome, New Orleans 1977—$20 Rose Bowl, Pasadena, Calif. 1976—$20 Orange Bowl, Miami 1975—$20 Tulane Stadium, New Orleans 1974—$15 Rice Stadium, Houston 1973—$15 Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles 1972—$15 Tulane Stadium, New Orleans 1971—$15 Orange Bowl, Miami 1970—$15 Tulane Stadium, New Orleans 1969—$12 Orange Bowl, Miami 1968—$12 Orange Bowl, Miami 1967—$12, $10, $6 Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles

NFL All-Decade team - 2000s (p-2010 Pro Bowl participants) OFFENSE Quarterback — Tom Brady, Peyton Manning. Running Backs — Shaun Alexander, Jamal Lewis, Edgerrin James, LaDainian Tomlinson. Offensive Tackles — Walter Jones, Jonathan Ogden, Orlando Pace, William Roaf. Guards — Larry Allen, p-Alan Faneca, pSteve Hutchinson, Will Shields. Fullback — Lorenzo Neal. Tight Ends — p-Antonio Gates, Tony Gonzalez. Wide Receivers — Marvin Harrison, Torry Holt, Randy Moss, Terrell Owens. Centers — Olin Kreutz, p-Kevin Mawae. Head Coaches — Bill Belichick, Tony Dungy. DEFENSE Ends — Dwight Freeney, p-Julius Peppers, Michael Strahan, Jason Taylor. Cornerbacks — Ronde Barber, p-Champ Bailey, Ty Law, Charles Woodson. Linebackers— Derrick Brooks, p-Ray Lewis, Joey Porter, Zach Thomas, Brian Urlacher, p-DeMarcus Ware. Tackles — LaRoi Glover, Warren Sapp, Richard Seymour, Kevin Williams. Safeties — p-Brian Dawkins, Troy Polamalu, Ed Reed, Darren Sharper. SPECIALISTS Punters — p-Shane Lechler, Brian Moorman. Kickers — p-David Akers, Adam Vinatieri. Punt Returners — Dante Hall, Devin Hester. Kick Returners — p-Joshua Cribbs, Dante Hall.




EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct Boston 29 16 .644 Toronto 25 22 .532 New York 18 28 .391 Philadelphia 15 31 .326 New Jersey 4 41 .089 Southeast Division W L Pct Orlando 31 16 .660 Atlanta 30 16 .652 Charlotte 24 22 .522 Miami 24 23 .511 Washington 16 30 .348 Central Division W L Pct Cleveland 37 11 .771 Chicago 23 22 .511 Milwaukee 20 25 .444 Indiana 16 31 .340 Detroit 15 30 .333 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division W L Pct Dallas 30 17 .638 San Antonio 27 19 .587 New Orleans 26 21 .553 Houston 25 21 .543 Memphis 25 21 .543 Northwest Division W L Pct Denver 32 15 .681 Utah 28 18 .609 Portland 28 21 .571 Oklahoma City 25 21 .543 Minnesota 10 38 .208 Pacific Division W L Pct L.A. Lakers 37 11 .771 Phoenix 27 21 .563 L.A. Clippers 20 26 .435 Sacramento 16 30 .348 Golden State 13 32 .289 Saturday’s Games Orlando 104, Atlanta 86 New Orleans 109, Memphis 102, OT Washington 106, New York 96 Milwaukee 95, Miami 84 Portland 114, Dallas 112, OT Charlotte 103, Sacramento 96 Sunday’s Games Denver 103, San Antonio 89 L.A. Lakers 90, Boston 89 Orlando at Detroit, late L.A. Clippers at Cleveland, late Indiana at Toronto, late Philadelphia at New Jersey, late Phoenix at Houston, late New York at Minnesota, late Golden State at Oklahoma City, late Today’s Games Boston at Washington, 7 p.m. Milwaukee at Miami, 7:30 p.m. L.A. Lakers at Memphis, 8 p.m. Phoenix at New Orleans, 8 p.m. Sacramento at Denver, 9 p.m. Dallas at Utah, 9 p.m. Charlotte at Portland, 10 p.m. Tuesday’s Games Toronto at Indiana, 7 p.m. Memphis at Cleveland, 7 p.m. Milwaukee at Orlando, 7 p.m. Detroit at New Jersey, 7:30 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Chicago, 8 p.m. Atlanta at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m. Golden State at Houston, 8:30 p.m.

GB — 5 1 11 ⁄2 141⁄2 25 GB — 1 ⁄21 6 ⁄2 7 141⁄2 GB —1 121⁄2 15 ⁄2 2011⁄2 20 ⁄2 GB — 21⁄2 4 411⁄2 4 ⁄2 GB —1 3 ⁄2 5 61⁄21 22 ⁄2 GB — 10 16 20 221⁄2

Lakers 90, Celtics 89 L.A. LAKERS (90) Artest 4-12 2-2 11, Gasol 4-9 3-5 11, Bynum 7-13 5-7 19, Fisher 3-5 2-2 9, Bryant 820 2-4 19, Vujacic 0-1 0-0 0, Odom 3-5 0-0 7, Farmar 4-4 0-0 8, Brown 2-4 2-2 6, Walton 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 35-73 16-22 90. BOSTON (89) Pierce 4-11 4-4 15, Garnett 5-9 0-0 10, Perkins 3-7 2-5 8, Rondo 9-16 3-4 21, R.Allen 2-10 3-3 7, T.Allen 6-9 2-2 14, Wallace 1-3 00 3, House 3-6 1-1 9, Davis 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 34-73 15-19 89. L.A. Lakers Boston

30 19

17 33

1924—90 2116—89

3-Point Goals_L.A. Lakers 4-14 (Odom 11, Fisher 1-3, Bryant 1-3, Artest 1-6, Brown

0-1), Boston 6-20 (Pierce 3-7, House 2-4, Wallace 1-3, R.Allen 0-6). Fouled Out_None. Rebounds_L.A. Lakers 43 (Gasol, Bynum 11), Boston 44 (Perkins 10). Assists_L.A. Lakers 17 (Bryant 6), Boston 20 (Rondo 12). Total Fouls_L.A. Lakers 19, Boston 21. Technicals_ Gasol, L.A. Lakers defensive three second 2, Wallace. A_18,624 (18,624).

Nuggets 103, Spurs 89 DENVER (103) Graham 2-4 2-2 6, Martin 12-21 2-3 27, Nene 3-7 0-0 6, Billups 7-15 8-8 25, Afflalo 6-6 0-0 14, Andersen 2-4 1-2 5, Smith 5-9 5-6 18, Lawson 0-3 2-4 2. Totals 37-69 20-25 103. SAN ANTONIO (89) Jefferson 5-14 1-2 12, Duncan 5-10 6-6 16, McDyess 6-11 1-2 13, Hill 8-16 1-1 17, Mason 1-6 0-0 2, Ginobili 3-11 7-8 14, Bonner 2-5 0-0 5, Finley 0-2 0-0 0, Blair 4-4 2-2 10, Bogans 0-0 0-0 0, Mahinmi 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 34-79 18-21 89. Denver 21 24 3028—103 San Antonio 23 18 27 21— 89 3-Point Goals_Denver 9-12 (Smith 3-4, Billups 3-5, Afflalo 2-2, Martin 1-1), San Antonio 3-17 (Jefferson 1-2, Ginobili 1-3, Bonner 1-4, Finley 0-1, Hill 0-2, Mason 0-5). Fouled Out_Nene. Rebounds_Denver 47 (Martin 11), San Antonio 38 (Duncan 10). Assists_Denver 22 (Billups 11), San Antonio 20 (Ginobili 9). Total Fouls_Denver 21, San Antonio 20. Technicals_San Antonio defensive three second. A_17,607 (18,797).

Saturday’s late game Bobcats 103, Kings 96 CHARLOTTE (103) Wallace 12-18 12-15 38, Diaw 2-3 1-1 5, Mohammed 8-10 1-2 17, Felton 3-14 0-2 6, Jackson 5-19 3-4 13, Brown 3-4 1-2 8, Murray 5-9 1-2 13, Augustin 1-4 1-1 3, Graham 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 39-81 20-29 103. SACRAMENTO (96) Greene 3-8 0-1 6, Thompson 6-12 0-2 12, Hawes 2-5 0-0 4, Evans 2-5 0-0 4, Martin 1125 4-4 31, Casspi 4-8 4-5 14, Udrih 2-4 0-0 5, Nocioni 3-5 0-0 6, Udoka 2-6 0-0 5, Brockman 0-1 0-0 0, Rodriguez 4-7 0-1 9. Totals 39-86 8-13 96. Charlotte 29 27 3413—103 Sacramento 33 21 13 29— 96 3-Point Goals_Charlotte 5-16 (Wallace 2-4, Murray 2-5, Brown 1-1, Felton 0-1, Diaw 0-1, Jackson 0-2, Augustin 0-2), Sacramento 10-22 (Martin 5-11, Casspi 2-4, Udrih 1-1, Rodriguez 1-1, Udoka 1-2, Greene 0-3). Fouled Out_Thompson. Rebounds_Charlotte 54 (Wallace 11), Sacramento 49 (Thompson 16). Assists_Charlotte 21 (Jackson 8), Sacramento 23 (Evans 7). Total Fouls_Charlotte 17, Sacramento 23. Technicals_Sacramento defensive three second. A_14,186 (17,317).

College scores MEN EAST Duquesne 74, Saint Joseph’s 71 Lehigh 78, Holy Cross 60 Niagara 86, Loyola, Md. 77 St. Peter’s 72, Manhattan 44 SOUTH Austin Peay 56, Morehead St. 55 Clemson 62, Maryland 53 Jacksonville 79, S.C.-Upstate 63 Miami 82, Virginia Tech 75 Morgan St. 100, Norfolk St. 94, OT N. Carolina A&T 67, Coppin St. 62 South Florida 70, Pittsburgh 61 Stephen F.Austin 70, McNeese St. 55 Tennessee 61, Florida 60 UNC Asheville 92, Radford 84 William & Mary 54, Drexel 51 MIDWEST Ball St. 67, Ohio 66, OT Butler 73, Wis.-Milwaukee 66 IPFW 62, IUPUI 60, OT Indiana St. 63, Evansville 56 Ohio St. 85, Minnesota 63 Purdue 66, Penn St. 46 Valparaiso 84, Wis.-Green Bay 79 Xavier 108, Fordham 60 Women EAST Boston College 72, Miami 64 Canisius 51, Siena 41 Drexel 60, Delaware 58, OT NYU 70, Case Reserve 58 Niagara 69, Marist 59 Northeastern 70, George Mason 57 Richard Stockton 74, Hunter 58 Rider 54, Manhattan 46 Vermont 78, New Hampshire 64 SOUTH Bridgewater, Va. 68, Randolph-Macon 57 Clemson 69, N.C. State 56 Florida 67, Mississippi 64 Georgia Tech 61, Virginia Tech 47 James Madison 67, Towson 35 Kentucky 69, Mississippi St. 59 LSU 78, Alabama 41 Maryland 85, Longwood 40 Morehead St. 88, Austin Peay 68 Morgan St. 70, Norfolk St. 55 N. Carolina A&T 79, Coppin St. 56 Oglethorpe 70, Millsaps 64 Old Dominion 51, Hofstra 46 Roanoke 69, Hollins 44 Tennessee 60, South Carolina 55 Tennessee St. 61, E. Kentucky 54 Tulane 72, UCF 70 UNC Wilmington 69, William & Mary 59 Va. Commonwealth 53, Georgia St. 39 W. Kentucky 63, New Orleans 56 Wake Forest 64, Virginia 57 MIDWEST DePaul 73, Marquette 63 Illinois 61, Minnesota 48 Illinois St. 68, Bradley 53 Indiana 67, Ohio St. 62 Iowa 70, Purdue 50 Kansas St. 73, Iowa St. 67 Michigan 66, Penn St. 62 Northwestern 68, Wisconsin 62

Women’s Top 25 fared 1. Connecticut (21-0) did not play. Next: vs. No. 16 West Virginia, Tuesday. 2. Stanford (19-1) did not play. Next: vs. UCLA, Thursday. 3. Notre Dame (19-1) did not play. Next: at Rutgers, Today. 4. Ohio State (21-3) lost to Indiana 67-62. Next: vs. Iowa, Thursday. 5. Tennessee (19-2) beat South Carolina 60-55. Next: vs. Arkansas, Thursday. 6. Nebraska (19-0) did not play. Next: vs. No. 15 Oklahoma State, Wednesday. 7. Duke (18-3) did not play. Next: at Boston College, Thursday. 8. Texas A&M (15-4) lost to No. 15 Oklahoma State 67-63. Next: vs. Missouri, Wednesday. 9. Georgia (18-3) at Auburn. Next: vs. No. 18 LSU, Thursday. 10. Xavier (16-3) did not play. Next: at George Washington, Wednesday. 11. Oklahoma (15-5) did not play. Next: vs. No. 19 Texas, Wednesday. 12. North Carolina (16-3) did not play. Next: vs. No. 13 Florida State, Today. 13. Florida State (18-4) did not play. Next: at No. 12 North Carolina, Today. 14. Baylor (15-4) at No. 19 Texas. Next: at Kansas State, Wednesday. 15. Oklahoma State (18-3) beat No. 8 Texas A&M 67-63. Next: at No. 6 Nebraska, Wednesday. 16. West Virginia (20-2) did not play. Next: at No. 1 Connecticut, Tuesday. 17. Georgetown (18-3) did not play. Next: vs. St. John’s, Tuesday. 18. LSU (15-5) beat Alabama 78-41. Next: at No. 9 Georgia, Thursday. 19. Texas (13-6) vs. No. 14 Baylor. Next: at No. 11 Oklahoma, Wednesday. 20. TCU (15-5) did not play. Next: vs. BYU, Wednesday. 21. Virginia (15-6) lost to Wake Forest 6457. Next: vs. Clemson, Thursday. 22. Iowa State (16-4) lost to Kansas State 73-67. Next: vs. Texas Tech, Wednesday. 23. Penn State (15-6) lost to Michigan 6662. Next: at Michigan State, Thursday. 24. Wisconsin-Green Bay (18-2) did not play. Next: at Detroit, Thursday. 25. Georgia Tech (18-5) beat Virginia Tech 61-47. Next: at Maryland, Friday.

Miami 82, Virginia Tech 75 VIRGINIA TECH (16-4) Allen 6-12 6-8 19, Bell 2-5 0-0 4, Davila 0-1 0-0 0, Hudson 8-14 2-2 22, Delaney 5-12 6-6 16, Raines 0-0 0-0 0, Green 0-3 0-0 0, Boggs 0-0 0-0 0, Atkins 0-0 0-0 0, Thompson 4-6 6-8 14. Totals 25-53 20-24 75. MIAMI (16-5) McGowan 2-2 0-0 5, Collins 3-5 1-1 7, Thomas 3-6 0-0 8, Scott 3-6 6-8 12, Dews 5-7 9-10 21, Grant 4-6 2-3 13, Adams 1-2 0-0 3, Jones 2-2 0-0 4, Johnson 0-1 7-10 7, Gamble 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 24-38 25-32 82. Halftime_Miami 47-30. 3-Point Goals_Virginia Tech 5-19 (Hudson 4-8, Allen 1-2, Bell 02, Green 0-2, Delaney 0-5), Miami 9-17 (Grant 3-4, Dews 2-3, Thomas 2-5, McGowan 1-1, Adams 1-2, Scott 0-2). Fouled Out_Thompson. Rebounds_Virginia Tech 24 (Hudson 6), Miami 23 (Collins, Johnson, Scott 4). Assists_ Virginia Tech 17 (Delaney 6), Miami 17 (Dews, McGowan, Scott 4). Total Fouls_Virginia Tech 26, Miami 20. Technical_Virginia Tech Bench. A_7,189.

N.C. A&T 67, Coppin St. 62 COPPIN ST. (5-14) Coleman 1-4 0-0 2, Kucinskas 2-2 0-0 4, Harper 5-10 0-0 14, Goldsberry 1-5 4-6 6, Brown 0-7 1-2 1, Young 3-10 1-2 9, Jackson 13 0-0 3, Reggins 2-3 0-0 5, Hayden 1-3 0-0 2, Doughty 8-9 0-0 16. Totals 24-56 6-10 62. N. CAROLINA A&T (7-14) Witter 0-1 0-0 0, Johnson 5-7 4-4 16, Coleman 3-4 2-5 8, Alston 5-12 5-7 17, Joshua 1-11 2-4 4, Smith 0-0 0-0 0, Hill 4-4 0-0 9, Simpson 3-12 6-8 13, Porter 0-1 0-2 0. Totals 21-52 1930 67. Halftime_Coppin St. 32-24. 3-Point Goals_ Coppin St. 8-24 (Harper 4-6, Young 2-7, Reggins 1-2, Jackson 1-2, Hayden 0-1, Brown 06), N. Carolina A&T 6-25 (Johnson 2-3, Alston 2-5, Hill 1-1, Simpson 1-8, Witter 0-1, Joshua 0-7). Fouled Out_None. Rebounds_Coppin St. 35 (Doughty 6), N. Carolina A&T 37 (Coleman, Johnson, Porter 6). Assists_Coppin St. 16 (Reggins 5), N. Carolina A&T 8 (Alston 5). Total Fouls_Coppin St. 21, N. Carolina A&T 13. A_1,014.

UNC Asheville 92, Radford 84 RADFORD (11-10) Trifunovic 7-12 2-2 16, Lynch-Flohr 4-11 45 12, Parakhouski 3-15 6-12 12, Johnson 7-14 1-2 18, Smith 5-14 3-5 15, Robinson 3-4 0-0 8, Faulkner 0-1 0-0 0, Sonmez 1-4 0-0 3, Wilder 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 30-75 16-26 84. N.C.-ASHEVILLE (10-12) Stephenson 4-9 1-2 10, Williams 4-8 4-5 13, Dickey 6-8 12-14 26, Primm 4-7 4-6 15, Smith 3-8 0-0 8, Lane 6-7 5-5 17, Cunningham 1-5 1-2 3. Totals 28-52 27-34 92. Halftime_N.C.-Asheville 37-28. 3-Point Goals_Radford 8-25 (Johnson 3-9, Robinson 2-3, Smith 2-7, Sonmez 1-3, Parakhouski 0-1, Lynch-Flohr 0-1, Faulkner 0-1), N.C.-Asheville 9-20 (Primm 3-6, Dickey 2-3, Smith 2-6, Williams 1-1, Stephenson 1-3, Lane 0-1). Fouled Out_Primm, Robinson, Smith. Rebounds_ Radford 43 (Parakhouski 15), N.C.-Asheville 37 (Williams 9). Assists_Radford 20 (Johnson 6), N.C.-Asheville 23 (Primm 8). Total Fouls_ Radford 24, N.C.-Asheville 20. A_956.

Wake Forest 64, (21) Virginia 57 WOMEN VIRGINIA (15-6) Shine 2-5 2-2 6, Egwu 0-0 0-0 0, Gerson 5-11 2-2 15, Moorer 6-13 2-2 14, Wright 6-15 1-3 13, W.Edwards 0-3 5-6 5, Kellum 1-5 2-5 4, McCall 0-1 0-0 0, Hartig 0-2 0-0 0, B.Edwards 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 20-57 14-20 57. WAKE FOREST (13-8) Waters 2-5 0-4 4, Ray 2-8 10-11 14, Garcia 7-12 7-9 21, Thomas 2-6 0-1 4, Morris 1-5 1-2 4, Collier 2-8 0-0 6, Roulhac 2-3 1-2 7, Boykin 0-2 0-0 0, Williams 1-5 0-1 2, Walker 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 20-56 19-30 64. Halftime_Wake Forest 29-21. 3-Point Goals_Virginia 3-15 (Gerson 3-8, Kellum 0-1, W.Edwards 0-1, Hartig 0-1, Wright 0-1, Moorer 0-3), Wake Forest 5-24 (Roulhac 2-3, Collier 26, Morris 1-3, Thomas 0-1, Walker 0-1, Boykin 0-1, Williams 0-1, Ray 0-2, Waters 0-2, Garcia 0-4). Fouled Out_Wright. Rebounds_Virginia 37 (Kellum 8), Wake Forest 46 (Ray 12). Assists_Virginia 7 (Wright 4), Wake Forest 10 (Roulhac, Thomas 3). Total Fouls_Virginia 23, Wake Forest 20. A_632.

Saturday’s late game High Point 82, Gardner-Webb 80 (OT) HIGH POINT (11-10) Law 1-6 2-4 4, Daniels 1-2 0-2 2, Barbour 10-22 9-11 30, Cox 2-4 1-2 5, Harris 7-19 55 22, Singleton 2-2 0-0 4, Campbell 1-1 0-0 2, Simms 1-5 3-4 6, Bridges 2-3 3-4 7. Totals 27-64 23-32 82. GARDNER-WEBB (6-15) Johnson 2-6 0-0 4, Hailey 7-7 1-2 16, Jackson 1-1 2-2 4, Silver 4-5 0-0 11, Moore 8-12 6-12 25, Henley 1-6 0-0 2, Flittner 2-5 1-2 7, McNair 0-2 0-0 0, MacMillan 5-10 1-5 11. Totals 30-54 11-23 80. Halftime_High Point 38-32. End Of Regulation_Tied 68. 3-Point Goals_High Point 5-19 (Harris 3-9, Simms 1-3, Barbour 1-7), Gardner-Webb 9-15 (Silver 3-4, Moore 3-6, Flittner 2-4, Hailey 1-1). Fouled Out_Daniels, Jackson. Rebounds_High Point 35 (Barbour, Cox 5), Gardner-Webb 41 (Henley 13). Assists_High Point 11 (Cox 5), Gardner-Webb 20 (McNair 6). Total Fouls_High Point 20, Gardner-Webb 24. A_890.

ACC standings All Times EDT W Duke 5 Maryland 4 Virginia 3 Florida St. 4 Ga. Tech 4 Wake Forest 4 Va. Tech 3 Clemson 4 N. Carolina 2 Boston Coll. 3 Miami 2 N.C. State 2

Conf. L 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 4 3 5 5 5

Pct. .714 .667 .600 .571 .571 .571 .500 .500 .400 .375 .286 .286

Overall W L 17 4 14 6 12 6 16 5 16 5 14 5 16 4 16 6 13 7 12 10 16 5 14 8

Pct. .810 .700 .667 .762 .762 .737 .800 .727 .650 .545 .762 .636

Wednesday’s result Thursday’s results Georgia Tech 79, Wake Forest 58 Virginia Tech 76, Virginia 71 (OT)

Saturday’s results Georgetown 89, Duke 77 Georgia Tech 98, Kentucky State 50 N.C. State 77, N.C. Central 42 Florida State 61, Boston College 57

Sunday’s results Miami 82, Virginia Tech 75 Clemson 62, Maryland 53 Virginia at North Carolina, late

Tuesday’s game Miami at Wake Forest, 7 p.m. (ESPN2)

Wednesday’s game N.C. State at Virginia, 7 p.m. (ESPNU)

Thursday’s games Georgia Tech at Duke, 7 p.m. (ESPN/2) Maryland at Florida State, 9 p.m. North Carolina at Virginia Tech, 9 p.m.

Big South men All Times EDT Conf. L 2 4 4 4 4 5 6 8 8 9

Pct. .818 .636 .636 .636 .600 .545 .455 .273 .200 .182

Overall W L 19 4 11 10 11 10 10 12 11 11 11 10 10 11 6 15 7 13 4 19

Pct. .826 .524 .524 .455 .500 .524 .476 .286 .350 .174

Saturday’s results Radford at UNC Asheville, ppd, snow Winthrop 67, Coastal Carolina 64 Presbyterian 58, Charleston Southern 51 High Point 82, Gardner-Webb 80 (OT)

Sunday’s result UNC Asheville 92, Radford 84

Tuesday’s games




EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA New Jersey 53 35 16 2 72 144 119 Pittsburgh 56 34 21 1 69 175 157 Philadelphia 53 27 23 3 57 160 149 N.Y. Rangers55 24 24 7 55 140 153 N.Y. Islanders56 23 25 8 54 143 172 Northeast Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Buffalo 53 32 14 7 71 149 127 Ottawa 56 31 21 4 66 157 157 Montreal 56 25 25 6 56 143 152 Boston 53 23 21 9 55 130 136 Toronto 56 17 28 11 45 149 197 Southeast Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Washington 55 37 12 6 80 214 149 Florida 55 24 22 9 57 149 158 Atlanta 54 24 22 8 56 165 174 Tampa Bay 54 22 21 11 55 138 162 Carolina 54 19 28 7 45 145 176 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Chicago 55 37 14 4 78 180 129 Nashville 54 30 21 3 63 151 152 Detroit 55 26 19 10 62 142 147 St. Louis 55 24 22 9 57 143 153 Columbus 57 22 26 9 53 149 188 Northwest Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Vancouver 54 34 18 2 70 178 132 Colorado 53 30 17 6 66 155 140 Calgary 55 27 20 8 62 143 142 Minnesota 55 27 24 4 58 153 163 Edmonton 53 16 31 6 38 137 184 Pacific Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA San Jose 55 36 10 9 81 187 134 Phoenix 55 32 18 5 69 150 143 Los Angeles 54 32 19 3 67 163 149 Dallas 54 24 19 11 59 155 173 Anaheim 55 25 23 7 57 152 172 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Saturday’s Games Los Angeles 3, Boston 2, SO Philadelphia 2, N.Y. Islanders 1 Ottawa 3, Montreal 2, OT Vancouver 5, Toronto 3 Carolina 4, Chicago 2 Columbus 3, St. Louis 2, OT Nashville 4, Atlanta 3 Phoenix 3, N.Y. Rangers 2 Calgary 6, Edmonton 1 San Jose 5, Minnesota 2 Sunday’s Games Pittsburgh 2, Detroit 1, SO Washington 3, Tampa Bay 2 Florida 2, N.Y. Islanders 0 Los Angeles at New Jersey, late Phoenix at Dallas, late N.Y. Rangers at Colorado, late Today’s Games Buffalo at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. Anaheim at Florida, 7:30 p.m. Philadelphia at Calgary, 9:30 p.m. Carolina at Edmonton, 9:30 p.m. Tuesday’s Games Washington at Boston, 7 p.m. New Jersey at Toronto, 7 p.m. Tampa Bay at Atlanta, 7 p.m. Vancouver at Montreal, 7:30 p.m. Phoenix at Nashville, 8 p.m. Minnesota at Dallas, 8 p.m. Columbus at Colorado, 9 p.m. N.Y. Rangers at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m. Detroit at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.

Saturday’s late game Hurricanes 4, Blackhawks 2 Chicago Carolina

Duke 70, Florida State 56

W Coastal Caro. 9 Radford 7 Winthrop 7 UNC-Ashe. 7 Liberty 6 High Point 6 Charleston S. 5 Gard.-Webb 3 VMI 2 Presbyterian 2


Farmers Insurance Open Sunday at San Diego Purse: $5.3 million s-Torrey Pines (South Course) 7,698 yards, Par 72 n-Torrey Pines (North Course) 6,986 yards, Par 72 FedExCup points in parentheses Final Round Ben Crane (500), $954,000 65n-71s-69s70s — 275 Marc Leishman (208), $395,733 6 8 s - 6 9 n 71s-68s — 276 Brandt Snedeker (208), $395,733 7 1 s - 6 8 n 68s-69s — 276 Michael Sim (208), $395,733 73s-62n70s-71s — 276 Michael Allen (96), $186,163 72s-66n-74s65s — 277 Alex Prugh (96), $186,163 67n-71s-73s66s — 277 Ernie Els (96), $186,163 70s-69n-69s69s — 277 Rickie Fowler (96), $186,163 67n-70s-70s70s — 277 Nick Watney (68), $127,200 71n-70s-69s68s — 278 Charles Howell III (68), $127,200 7 1 s - 6 9 n 70s-68s — 278 Robert Allenby (68), $127,200 67s-69n-72s70s — 278 D.A. Points (68), $127,200 68n-65s-74s71s — 278 Lucas Glover (68), $127,200 71s-67n-68s72s — 278 Ryuji Imada (68), $127,200 65n-68s-70s75s — 278 Kevin Sutherland (55), $87,450 74s-67n-70s68s — 279 Matt Every (55), $87,450 65n-70s-72s72s — 279 Troy Merritt (55), $87,450 69n-72s-67s71s — 279 K.J. Choi (55), $87,450 72s-66n-69s72s — 279 Phil Mickelson (52), $74,200 70s-67n-70s73s — 280 Scott Piercy (51), $66,250 64n-75s-73s69s — 281 John Rollins (51), $66,250 70s-66n-74s71s — 281 Fredrik Jacobson (47), $50,880 71s-69n-72s70s — 282 Justin Rose (47), $50,880 71n-69s-72s70s — 282 Ricky Barnes (47), $50,880 67n-75s-72s68s — 282 Vance Veazey (47), $50,880 67n-71s-71s73s — 282 Spencer Levin (47), $50,880 69n-70s-70s73s — 282 David Lutterus (42), $36,835 69n-70s-74s70s — 283 Hunter Mahan (42), $36,835 72s-67n-72s72s — 283 Tom Gillis (42), $36,835 67n-71s-72s73s — 283 J.B. Holmes (42), $36,835 72s-69n-69s73s — 283 Martin Laird (42), $36,835 71n-70s-74s68s — 283 Chris Couch (42), $36,835 68n-73s-74s68s — 283 Boo Weekley (37), $29,283 67n-73s-73s71s — 284

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1 1

1—2 2—4

First Period–1, Carolina, Samsonov 11 (Kostopoulos, Alberts), 19:50. Penalties_Jokinen, Car (high-sticking), 15:13; Byfuglien, Chi (interference), 15:20. Second Period–2, Chicago, Hossa 15 (Sharp, Ladd), 6:46. 3, Carolina, Jokinen 17 (Staal, Alberts), 17:53. Penalties_Hossa, Chi (hooking), 8:30. Third Period–4, Chicago, Ladd 11 (Hossa), 7:43. 5, Carolina, Sutter 13 (LaRose, Tlusty), 9:08. 6, Carolina, Mat.Cullen 11 (Kostopoulos, Samsonov), 9:34. Penalties_Wallin, Car (tripping), 5:17; Wallin, Car (holding), 18:04. Shots on Goal–Chicago 10-16-15_41. Carolina 10-6-8_24. Power-play opportunities–Chicago 0 of 3; Carolina 0 of 2. Goalies–Chicago, Huet 24-10-3 (24 shots20 saves). Carolina, C.Ward 14-19-5 (41-39). A–6,896 (18,680). T–2:19. Referees–Dan Marouelli, Steve Kozari. Linesmen_Derek Amell, Shane Heyer.




Roger Federer def. Andy Murray, 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (11).


---A. John Riggins.



Crane posts one-shot tourney win THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

SAN DIEGO – Ben Crane made news for all the right reasons on Sunday when he closed with a 2under 70 for a one-shot victory in the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines. Crane made two birdie putts longer than 45 feet to build a big lead, then struggled with short misses as he hung on to beat Michael Sim, Brandt Snedeker and Marc Leishman. Crane had to hole a 30-inch par putt on the final hole to secure the victory. It was the third career victory for Crane and earned him another trip back to the Masters. The last time Crane was in the news was for quotes that a gossip magazine attributed to him that he never made.



Roger Federer of Switzerland had plenty of reasons to smile after beating Andy Murray of Scotland in straight sets on Sunday to secure his fourth Australian Open championship and 16th career Grand Slam singles crown.

Federer captures 16th major MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) – Roger Federer experienced quite a range of emotions these past two Australian Opens. A year ago, he sobbed on court after losing a thrilling final in five sets. Federer was all smiles Sunday after rather easily beating Andy Murray 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (11) for a fourth championship in Melbourne and 16th Grand Slam title overall. “All of a sudden, it was over, and it hit me,” Federer said. “It was very much a roller-coaster.” While Murray missed a chance to end a drought for British men at Grand Slam tournaments that stretches all the way to 1936, Federer became the first Dad to win a major singles title since 2003. He also now can aim at a true, calendar-year Grand Slam, something no man has accomplished since 1969. “I’m over the moon winning this again,” the 28-year-old Swiss star said. “I played some of my best tennis in my life these last two weeks. It’s also very special – the first Grand Slam as a father.” Federer had only recently discovered he was to become the father of twins when he lost the Austra-

lian Open final in five wrenching sets against rival Rafael Nadal last year, then broke down during the presentation. This time, Federer was in control of the action pretty much throughout against Murray, and afterward, it was the 22-year-old from Scotland whose voice was breaking and who was choking back tears. “I can cry like Roger,” Murray said. “It’s just a shame I can’t play like him.” Compounding the emotions for Federer in Australia a year ago: He missed a chance to tie Pete Sampras’ then-record of 14 Grand Slam singles titles. But Federer didn’t have to wait long. He matched that mark a few months later at the French Open, where he also completed a career Grand Slam by winning a major on clay to go with his grass and hard-court titles. Then he regained his Wimbledon crown for major No. 15. In his first major after his twin daughters were born, he was upset in the U.S. Open final by Juan Martin del Potro. Now the girls are six months old, and Federer has settled into living and traveling with the family. He’ll

head to the French Open in May as the defending champion for the first time. In Melbourne, where he also won titles in 2004 and 2006-07, Federer said he’d returned to his highest level. That can’t make other players feel too good. Federer also credited the likes of Murray and Nadal for helping him lift his game. “I always knew I had it in my hand. The question is do I have it in my mind and in my legs?” he said. “That’s something I had to work extremely hard at. “Now I feel, like, obviously I’m being pushed a great deal by the new generation coming up. They’ve made me a better player, because I think this has been one of my finest performances in a long time, or maybe forever.” Federer was in his 22nd Grand Slam final – 18 of the last 19. Murray made history just by reaching his second Grand Slam final, the first British man to reach two major finals in the Open era, which began in 1968. He lost his previous final to Federer, too, in straight sets at the 2008 U.S. Open.

Murray’s loss brings tears, apology MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) – The weight of a nation’s expectations broke Andy Murray’s composure Sunday after Roger Federer broke his game. Receiving his runner-up prize, Murray’s voice faltered and he blinked away tears as he apologized to his fans at home for not bringing home the first British trophy in a men’s tennis major in 74 years. “I got great support back home the last couple of weeks. I’m sorry I couldn’t do it for you tonight but ...” He paused to gather himself, then joked: “I can cry like Roger, it’s just a shame I can’t play like him.” Behind him, Federer smiled. The new Australian Open champion was in tears after he lost last year’s

final to Rafael Nadal. He also cried at his win in 2006, when he was presented the trophy by legend Rod Laver. On Sunday, Federer won his fourth Australian Open title with his 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (11) win over Murray but applauded the Scot for his performance. “You’re too good of a player not to win a Grand Slam, so don’t worry about it,” Federer said. The 22-year-old Murray had set a record for British men just by reaching two major finals in the Open era, but his countrymen were hoping for more. Their expectations were focused on Murray becoming the first British man since Fred Perry in 1936 to win one of the four tennis majors.

His progress through the tournament was heralded on the front pages of newspapers in Britain, and millions tuned in to watch the final. Murray obviously felt the pressure on him but said he put that aside when he played. “Everyone wishing you well from back home, that’s obviously nice,” he told reporters later. “Once you get on the court, it’s not what you’re thinking about at all.” After all, he had the world No. 1 to contend with. Murray still holds a 6-5 advantage over Federer in career headto-heads – one of only four players who can boast such an advantage – but has lost the last three.

DOHA, Qatar – Robert Karlsson of Sweden shot a 7-under 65 to win the Qatar Masters by three strokes Sunday. The 40-year-old Karlsson made seven birdies to finish 15-under 273 at Doha Golf Club for his 10th European Tour victory, his first since missing several months last season due to an eye injury. Alvaro Quiros of Spain, last year’s champion, shot a 67 to finish second. Lee Westwood had a share of the lead with three holes to play, but a bogey at No. 16 and Karlsson’s two birdies on the final two holes ended his challenge. The Englishman shot a 70 to share third place with Brett Rumford of Australia (69) at 277. Westwood had to play with a spare driver after cracking his first-choice club during the third round. England’s Oliver Wilson (71) finished in a three-way tie for fourth seven strokes behind Karlsson, along with Paul Casey (74) and Bradley Dredge (74).

GATES TAKES NEW ZEALAND OPEN QUEENSTOWN, New Zealand – Robert Gates became the 13th player to win his Nationwide Tour debut, closing with a 2-over 74 in windy conditions Sunday for a one-stroke victory in the tour’s season-opening New Zealand Open. Gates, the 6-foot-6 former Texas A&M player who played the Canadian Tour last year, had a 14-under 274 total at The Hills. Andrew Dodt birdied the final hole for a 72 to finish second.

In 24 Hours, Action Express Racing a quick winner DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) – The new Action Express Racing team showed up at Daytona International Speedway this week simply looking to take its new engine for a test run. What a run it was. Joao Barbosa powered the team to the 24 Hours of Daytona title Sunday, finishing an improbable victory in the organization’s first appearance in the sports car endurance race. “I think we would agree,” teammate Ryan Dalziel said, “we didn’t come into this thing thinking we had a realistic shot.” Neither did anybody else. The team avoided major mechanical problems and benefited from a late blunder by star-studded Chip Ganassi Racing to win by about 50 seconds. No one else was within four laps of the lead. Ganassi’s Justin Wilson was leading before he made an ill-advised stop into the garage late, believing something was wrong with the No. 01 BMW Riley. The crew didn’t find anything, and the difference was too much for teammate Scott Pruett to make up in the final two hours.

Barbosa, Dalziel, Terry Borcheller and Mike Rockenfeller deftly guided the No. 9 Porsche Riley through a rainsoaked start Saturday that caused cautions and spin outs for much of the field. They avoided accidents and poor pit stops that pushed so many others behind, and they didn’t succumb to the pressure in the final hours. Ganassi had three straight wins in the prestigious endurance race until finishing second the last two years. The biggest blow it took in this one was self-inflicted. Ganassi’s No. 02 car retired in the early morning hours because of engine failure. Drivers Juan Pablo Montoya, Dario Franchitti, Scott Dixon and Jamie McMurray had led a combined 139 of the opening 247 laps. Then suddenly, stunningly, they were out. “I did well at times and I struggled at times,” said McMurray, who lost some ground before Montoya took the wheel back and the engine failed. “I didn’t want to be the guy who runs the car off and messes it up for everybody else.”

Vaden Bosch expects to leave Titans NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Titans defensive end Kyle Vanden Bosch expects to be with a new team by the time next season begins. Vanden Bosch told The Tennessean that the Titans have given him no reason to think he’ll be resigned when his four-year, $22 million ex-

tension expires if he’s not resigned by March 15. The ninth-year pro had only three sacks this season, but votes from players and coaches got him to his third Pro Bowl since 2005, this time as an alternate. He has 43.5 sacks in his career, including 12.5 in 2005 and 12 in

2007, yet he has just 7.5 the past two seasons, and he battled injuries for much of 2008. Sunday night’s Pro Bowl ended too late to be included in today’s edition of The High Point Enterprise. Look for a story and game summary in Tuesday’s edition.

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Miami slips past Virginia Tech THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Miami avoided another blown double-digit lead and snapped a four-game losing streak. The Hurricanes withstood a late Virginia Tech comeback and defeated the Hokies 82-75 on Sunday. In their previous home game, the Hurricanes squandered a 17-point advantage and lost to Boston College. “We learned from it,” Miami coach Frank Haith said. “We talked about it but we were not discouraged about it.” Virginia Tech indeed tested Miami (16-5, 2-5 Atlantic Coast Conference). The Hokies rallied from a 19-point deficit with a 24-10 run midway through the second half. J.T. Thompson scored eight points during the run, and his free throw with 7:32 remaining cut Miami’s lead to 65-60. Virginia Tech (16-4, 3-3) stayed within a five-point deficit and had a final chance to reduce a 75-70 lead with less than a minute left. But Malcolm Delaney missed a running jumper with 34 seconds remaining and fouled Reggie Johnson on a put-back attempt. Johnson converted both free throws, securing Miami’s victory. James Dews led the Hurricanes with 21 points. Malcolm Grant and Durand Scott scored 13 and 12 points as Miami avenged an 81-66 loss at Virginia Tech on Jan. 13. Dorenzo Hudson led Virginia Tech with 22 points. Jeff Allen finished with 19 points. Delaney, the conference’s leading scorer at 19.9 points per game, ended with 16 points.

REGION N.C. A&T 67, COPPIN STATE 62 GREENSBORO – Tavarus Alston scored 17 points and Robert Johnson added 16 to help N.C. A&T defeat Coppin State 67-62 on Sunday. The Aggies (7-14, 3-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), who trailed 32-24 at halftime, shot 40.3 percent from the field (21 of 52). Nic Simpson added 13 points for A&T, which won for the second time in three games. The Aggies outrebounded Coppin State 37-35, and Johnson, Thomas Coleman and James Porter had six boards each. They were just 6 of 25 from 3-point range (24 percent). Branden Doughty scored 16 points for Coppin State (5-14, 0-7) and Michael Harper added 14.

TOP 25 (10) PURDUE 66, PENN STATE 46 WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Robbie Hummel needed just three minutes to squash Penn State’s upset hopes. Hummel scored nine of his 23 points during a 130 run right after the halftime break to help No. 10 Purdue beat Penn State 66-46 Sunday for its fourth straight win. The Boilermakers led 41-26 after Hummel’s shots. JaJuan Johnson scored 13 points and E’Twaun Moore added 12 for the Boilermakers (18-3, 6-3 Big Ten). Talor Battle scored 13 points, David Jackson scored 11 and Bill Edwards had 10 points and 13 rebounds for Penn State (8-13, 0-9), which lost its ninth straight.


Charlotte forward Gerald Wallace drives to the basket past Sacramento forward Jason Thompson during the first quarter of Saturday night’s game in Sacramento, Calif. Wallace scored a season-high 38 points as the Bobcats beat the Kings 103-96.

Wallace, Bobcats hold off Kings SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – His time with the Sacramento Kings is in Gerald Wallace’s past. The Charlotte Bobcats standout calls his three years with the Kings “ancient history.” It’s been six years since Wallace was mostly a forgotten player on a championship-caliber team. But he certainly had the Kings organization remembering what they lost after a season-high 38 points and 11 rebounds led the Bobcats to a 103-96 victory over Sacramento late Saturday night. Wallace keyed the decisive third quarter when the Bobcats pulled

away by outscoring Sacramento 3413. Scoring on several uncontested baskets inside against the Kings’ uninspired defense, Wallace had 19 points to help Charlotte take a 90-67 lead into the fourth quarter. Drafted by the Kings in 2001, Wallace rarely left the bench in three seasons with Sacramento. He was picked in the expansion draft by Charlotte in 2004 and has thrived in his eighth season, becoming the first player in Bobcats history to make the All-Star game. “It doesn’t matter anymore, any feelings I have about playing here

are gone,” Wallace said. “None of the players are here anymore that I played with.” What mattered most to Wallace was the Bobcats winning their third straight road game after losing 17 of their first 20. The Bobcats are no longer a league doormat, with a 2422 record overall, including a 18-5 mark at home. Wallace made 12 of 18 shots, hit 12 of 15 free throws, had two steals, and came up with two huge blocked shots in the closing minutes. Kevin Martin scored 31 points for the Kings.

Beat LA? Not this time for Celtics BOSTON (AP) – Kobe Bryant sank a go-ahead fallaway jumper with 7.3 seconds left to give the Los Angeles Lakers a 90-89 victory over Boston on Sunday and send the struggling Celtics to their sixth loss in eight games. The Celtics, who led by 11 points

in the fourth quarter, nursed a onepoint lead until Paul Pierce was called for an offensive foul for pushing off as he jumped to shoot with 28 seconds left. Bryant, who shot just 8 for 20 in the game, dribbled down the shot

clock before stepping back from defender Ray Allen and making a basket to give Los Angeles the lead. Bryant finished with 19 points and 11 rebounds. Rajon Rondo had 21 points and 12 assists for the Celtics.

WOMEN WAKE FOREST 64, (21) VIRGINIA 57 WINSTON-SALEM – Sandra Garcia scored 21 points and made three clutch free throws for the Demon Deacons, who improved to 3-60 against the Cavaliers. Former Thomasville star Secily Ray added 14 points for Wake Forest (12-9, 4-3 ACC). Lexie Gerson scored 15 points, Ariana Moorer had 14 and Wright finished with 13 for the Cavaliers (156, 4-3), who hadn’t lost to Wake Forest since 2003.

INDIANA 67, (4) OHIO STATE 62 BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Jori Davis scored 19 points and Danilsa Andujar added the go-ahead basket with 3:45 left to help Indiana beat No. 4 Ohio State 67-62 on Sunday.

Anthony sits again, but Nuggets still beat Spurs SAN ANTONIO (AP) – After revealing that Carmelo Anthony would miss a fourth straight game Sunday, Denver Nuggets coach George Karl joked he would beg the NBA’s leading scorer one last time to play. They didn’t need him. Denver is still winning just fine. Kenyon Martin scored 27 points and Chauncey Billups had 25 points and 11 assists, leading the Nuggets past the San Antonio Spurs 103-89 without Anthony, who took anoth-

er day to rest his left ankle that he injured more than a week ago. Denver will likely get Anthony back today against Sacramento. But if not, they’ll be OK if they keep playing like this. In January, the Nuggets were one of the best. They went 12-3 for the month and 3-1 without Anthony, getting their lone blemish in a blowout Friday at Oklahoma City that snapped an eight-game winning streak. “Most of the sets are run for Melo,

so I just make myself more available,” said Martin, whose 27 tied a season high. “I can do it when he’s there, but my job is facilitating.” The Spurs were missing their own star in Tony Parker, who sat out a second game with a mild left ankle sprain. But unlike Anthony and Nuggets, San Antonio can use all the help it can get. George Hill had 17 points in place of Parker, and the Spurs finished a disappointing six-game homestand at 2-4.

Sutter, Cullen lift Canes past Blackhawks RALEIGH (AP) – The Chicago Blackhawks might have Patrick Kane, Marian Hossa, Jonathan Toews and Duncan Keith. But the Carolina Hurricanes have Cam Ward. And that was enough for one of the NHL’s cellardwellers to knock off one the league’s best late Saturday night. Ward made 39 saves, and Brandon Sutter and Matt Cullen scored in a 26-second span to help the Hurricanes beat the Blackhawks 4-2. “Cam was fantastic tonight,” Carolina coach Paul Maurice said. “I’ll say it again — every once in a while, we actually expect that out of him because we need it in a game like tonight.” Only 6,896 fans attended the game after snow and ice blanketed the area.

Sergei Samsonov and Jussi Jokinen also scored for the Hurricanes, who have won five of their last six. Ward has stopped 129 of 134 shots in his last four games. “I feel very comfortable in net,” Ward said. “But that’s a result of the guys playing in front of me. You can see the guys play extremely hard. You can see we’re playing with a lot more confidence. It just urges myself to come up with those key saves.” Hossa and Andrew Ladd scored for Chicago, and Cristobal Huet made 20 saves. Ladd, who beat Ward with a wrist shot in the third period, helped Carolina win the Stanley Cup in 2006 before he was traded to Chicago for Tuomo Ruutu last season. Chicago was 5-3 on its season-high, eight-game trip. “We’re not complaining, but we thought maybe we

deserved a better way to end it today,” Chicago coach Joel Quenneville said. Ward repeatedly foiled one of the NHL’s most dangerous offenses to negate a 41-24 Chicago shot advantage. “We had high-quality chances and had a number of them,” Quenneville said. “He was a big factor.” After Ladd tied it at 2, LaRose took a slap hot from the left boards that Sutter deflected past Huet with 10:52 remaining. On the next shift, Tom Kostopoulos rushed up the right side and centered the puck to Cullen, who tipped it past Huet’s blocker. “I think this is what we all expected,” Cullen said. “It’s disappointing that it comes so late, but at the same time, it’s there and we have a lot of pride.” Carolina is 11-1-3 when Jokinen scores.

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Davos forum ends on note of humility DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) – The world’s foremost gathering of business and government leaders wrapped up a fiveday meeting Sunday with widespread agreement that a fragile recovery is under way but no consensus on what’s going to spur job growth and pre-

vent another global economic meltdown. In a group of big egos and many power players attending the annual World Economic Forum, there was even some humility and a realization that overcoming the first global financial crisis is uncharted territory. The gathering of some

2,500 VIPs in this Swiss alpine resort saw much spirited debate on whether more regulation is needed for the financial industry and how to lower global unemployment and find ways to ensure the nascent recovery is kept on course through 2010. The atmosphere of doom

and gloom that pervaded last year’s forum, which took place at the height of the economic crisis, was replaced this year by a feeling of some satisfaction that a modest recovery is under way but uncertainty about the way forward and how banks should respond. Deutsche Bank chief

Executive Josef Ackerman told an AP-sponsored closing panel that the worst of the financial and economic crisis had been managed “quite successfully” but decisionmakers now had a tough choice: “Should we take more risk, be a creative force for growth, or should

we focus on security?” Peter Sands, the CEO of Britain’s Standard Chartered Bank, said at the panel that the right balance must be struck “between making a safer banking system and a financial system that can support the sort of dynamism and growth in job creation.”

Publisher pulls books from Amazon


Employee Raul Quecada places a “No Sale” sign on a used Toyota vehicle at a Toyota dealership in Alhambra, Calif., one day after Toyota Motor Corp. announced it would halt sales of some of its top-selling models to fix gas pedals that could stick and cause unintended acceleration.

Corporate fumbles hurt Japan’s reputation TOKYO (AP) – Toyota is the latest Japanese corporate icon making headlines for all the wrong reasons. News of the automaker’s massive vehicle recalls over faulty gas pedals in the U.S. came just days after Japan Airlines, a once proud flag carrier, filed for bankruptcy, saddled

with billions in debt. Sony has lost its lead in consumer gadgets to the likes of Apple Inc. and has suffered its own quality mishaps. Honda, Japan’s No. 2 automaker, is recalling 646,000 cars worldwide because of a faulty window switch. Taken together, Japan Inc.’s stellar reputation

for quality has taken a hit – just as China is about to overtake it as the world’s No. 2 economy and rising South Korean companies compete ever more aggressively. What went wrong with the economic giant that arose from the ashes of World War II? The problems that con-

front Toyota, Sony and JAL differ, but experts say their struggles have some common themes: the perils of global expansion, a tendency to embrace the status quo, and smugness bred from success or a toobig-to-fail mentality. “Arrogance and some complacency came into play, driven by the idea

that their ranking as No. 1 producer of quality goods wasn’t at risk,” said Kirby Daley, a veteran Tokyo trader who is now chief strategist at Newedge Group, a financial services firm in Hong Kong. The global economic crisis helped to expose weaknesses, he said. “There was nowhere to hide.”

NEW YORK (AP) – New copies of Hilary Mantel’s “Wolf Hall,” Andrew Young’s “The Politician” and other books published by Macmillan were unavailable Saturday on, a drastic step in the ongoing dispute over e-book prices. Macmillan CEO John Sargent said he was told Friday that its books would be removed from Amazon. com, as would e-books for Amazon’s Kindle e-reader. Books will be available on through private sellers and other third parties, Sargent said. Sargent met with Amazon officials Thursday to discuss the publisher’s new pricing model for ebooks. He wrote in a letter to Macmillan authors and literary agents Saturday that the plan would allow Amazon to make more money selling Macmillan books and that Macmillan would make less. He characterized the dispute as a disagreement over “the long-term viability and stability of the digital book market.” Macmillan and other publishers have criticized Amazon for charging just $9.99 for best-selling ebooks on its Kindle e-reader, a price publishers say is too low and could hurt hardcover sales, which generally carry a list price of more than $24.

Selling on good news means trouble is brewing NEW YORK (AP) – It’s the spoiled brat market. Dozens of companies this past month posted blow-out earnings but instead of being thankful, investors stomped their feet and sold. The result: The Dow Jones industrial average fell 3.5 percent in January, the worst month for stocks since the depths of the bear market last year. Investors want more, and they want it now. One explanation for this surprising ingratitude is that they already had bid up stocks to a level that assumed very good profits. So when those expectations were met this past month, well, investors were less than impressed and decided to cash out. Or maybe fear is driving the selling, too. Dennis Delafield, co-manager of


the $700 million Delafield Fund, says investors are finally realizing what everyone else has already figured out: The recovery won’t be strong. “Consumers are struggling, unemployment is high and people aren’t able to use their homes to raise money,” says Delafield, whose fund has returned an average 11.8 percent annually in 10 years. “Growth will be moderate and investors are worried.” One sign of that worry: The VIX, a gauge of expected volatility of Standard & Poor’s 500 stocks, jumped 53 percent to 27.3 in the trading week ended Jan. 22. That’s nowhere near the 89.5 it peaked at in October 2008 but was still above its historical average of 18-20. In the past week, this so-called fear index fell to 24.6 but there still were signs all was not well.

On Thursday, Microsoft Corp. reported profits jumped 60 percent last quarter. Instead of cheers, it got boos. Investors wanted to see higher sales to business customers from the software giant, and so they dumped shares. Overreaction? Let’s hope so. This week will bring a flurry of data to clear up the picture, or maybe cloud it further. The Institute of Supply Management releases two reports – its purchasing manager surveys for manufacturers today and for service companies on Wednesday. On Thursday, chain store sales for January are released. On Friday comes the big one: employment figures for the same month. Too many numbers? You can focus instead on one that really matters for equity returns: U.S. debt.

Regulators shut down banks in 5 states WASHINGTON (AP) – Regulators shut down a big bank in California on Friday, along with two banks in Georgia and one each in Florida, Minnesota and Washington. The failure of Los Angeles-based First Regional Bank, with nearly $2.2

billion in assets and $1.9 billion in deposits, is expected to cost the federal deposit insurance fund $825.5 million. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. also took over the: First National Bank of Georgia, based in Carrollton, Ga., Community

Bank and Trust of Cornelia, Ga., Florida Community Bank of Immokalee, Fla., Marshall Bank of Hallock, Minn., and American Marine Bank of Bainbridge Island, Wash., with $373.2 million in assets and $308.5 million in deposits.


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. . . . . .Trace . . . . . .4.73" . . . . . .3.54" . . . . . .4.73" . . . . . .3.54" . . . . . .2.36"

UV Index

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a.m. p.m. p.m. a.m.

UV Index for 3 periods of the day.

8 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .0 Noon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3 4 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1


58/44 65/50 48/31 80/63 17/7 51/36 37/24 73/57 69/50 33/19 37/25 32/16 56/48 37/27 51/43 45/29 39/26 41/24

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Last 2/5

New 2/13

Full 2/28

First 2/21

0-2: Low The higher the UV 3-5: Moderate index, the higher the 6-7: High need for eye and 8-10: Very High skin protection. 11+: Extreme

Lake Levels & River Stages Lake and river levels are in feet. Change is over the past 24 hrs. Flood Pool Current Level Change High Rock Lake 655.2 654.5 -0.2 Flood Stage Current Level Change Yadkin College 18.0 5.38 -0.24 Elkin 16.0 5.19 +0.11 Wilkesboro 14.0 4.36 -0.01 High Point 10.0 1.12 +0.02 Ramseur 20.0 2.31 +0.04 Moncure 20.0 14.54 0.00

Pollen Forecast


ACAPULCO . . . . . . . .88/73 AMSTERDAM . . . . . .38/34 BAGHDAD . . . . . . . .72/51 BARCELONA . . . . . .48/36 BEIJING . . . . . . . . . .33/19 BEIRUT . . . . . . . . . . . . .67/53 BOGOTA . . . . . . . . . .73/44 BERLIN . . . . . . . . . . .30/20 BUENOS AIRES . . . .96/74 CAIRO . . . . . . . . . . . .73/54

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Statistics through 6 p.m. yesterday at Greensboro

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Around The World City

24 hours through 6 p.m. Month to Date . . . . . . . . Normal Month to Date . . Year to Date . . . . . . . . . Normal Year to Date . . . Record Precipitation . . .


Today: Low

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Pollen Rating Scale



Precipitation (Yesterday)

Sun and Moon

Around Our State Today

Temperatures (Yesterday) High . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .37 Low . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12 Normal High . . . . . . . . . . . .48 Normal Low . . . . . . . . . . . .29 Last Year’s High . . . . . . . .45 Last Year’s Low . . . . . . . . .21 Record High . . . . .74 in 1975 Record Low . . . . . . .3 in 1966

Air Quality

Predominant Types: Weeds

100 75

Good Moderate Unhealthy (sensitive) Unhealthy Very Unhealthy Hazardous

151-200: 201-300: 301-500:

50 25 0

Today: 32 (Good) 0-50: 51-100: 101-150:







0: Absent, 1-25: Low, 26-50: Moderate, 51-75: High, >75: Very High

Air quality data is provided by the Forsyth County Environmental Affairs Department.

Sen.-elect Brown says he supports abortion rights

Obama pushes nuclear energy

Part of Polar Bear Plunge canceled ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) – It was too cold for some polar bears on Saturday. The second of two scheduled dips at the 14th annual Polar Bear Plunge was canceled on doctors’ orders. The Chesapeake Bay was 36 degrees when crowds took a dip in the water around 1 p.m.

his once cautious embrace of nuclear energy. He’s now calling for Obama a new generation of nuclear power plants. During the campaign, Obama said that he would support nuclear power with caveats. He was concerned about how to deal with radioactive waste and how much federal money was needed to support construction costs. Those concerns remain;

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WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama is endorsing nuclear energy like never before, trying to win over Republicans and moderate Democrats on climate and energy legislation. Obama singled out nuclear power in his State of the Union address, and his spending plan for the next budget year is expected to include billions of more dollars in federal guarantees for new nuclear reactors. This emphasis reflects both the political difficulties of passing a climate bill in an election year and a shift from

some say they’ve gotten worse. His administration has pledged to close Yucca Mountain, the planned multibillion-dollar burial ground in the Nevada desert for high-level radioactive waste.

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