141022_cover_illustration_2000x1500We’re fast approaching Election Day in a midterm with contours similar to 2010. That was the last time a US Senate race was at the top of the ballot in North Carolina. But the terrain is different this year. Triad City Beat’s Election Guide features stories on the US Senate race between Kay Hagan and Thom Tillis, the 6th Congressional District contest between Mark Walker and Laura Fjeld and the High Point City Council, with a rundown of a whole lot of other important races and ballot initiatives. Early voting begins on Thursday. Go vote!

NEWS

gay marriageElation marks Pride Winston-Salem as families cement their bonds

• Incumbent Barnes fends off challenge from former sheriff’s deputy

World-renowned design team sees benefit of High Point base

 

 

OPINION

FullSizeRender• Editorial: Ebola surprise

• It Just Might Work: Camino corner takeover

• Fresh Eyes: From a station wagon, newfound hope

• Editor’s Notebook: A sudden retirement plan

 

 

COLUMNS

DSCN6690• Exile on Jones Street: Welcome to the machine

• Citizen Green: The least urban, most urban city in North Carolina

• Good Sport: Quakers tell the truth in conference win

• All She Wrote: Haute High Point

 

 

CULTURE

141022-Food-BMC-2• Food: Chocolate as the second act

• Barstool: XII Tribes Brewing

• Music: Swan City Sounds brings cassettes back

• Art: The worker as artist, the artist as worker

• Stage & Screen: Parker and Stone’s early work fills gory niche

 

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