HP Confidential: Barber turned razors on his own family

 By all accounts, Nick Moore was one of High Point’s finest, most upstanding citizens.

Until, that is, one early morning nearly a century ago, when Moore — a well-known barber in the city’s black community — inexplicably decided to use his razors for something far more nefarious than shaving his customers’ whiskers. Moore’s vile actions jeopardized the lives of four family members, shocked the community and landed the barber in jail.

Podcast: Just Run With It (Episode 10): How to kickstart a love for running with Alice Owens

On our 10th episode of the Just Run With It podcast, we talk with High Point resident Alice Owens. At the end of 2016, she was unhappy with her health and lifestyle. So, she decided to do something about it. On the first day of 2017, she started running and has since ran across several exciting finish lines. She talks about how running has changed her life, how she’s lost 30 pounds this year and why she’s not stopping anytime soon.

PoDDCouple: FANTASY FOOTBALL EDITION

FANTASY FOOTBALL EDITION: The PoDDCouple talk about the upcoming NFL season and reveal some of their sleeper fantasy picks. Also, play along as they take a quiz on memorable football games and events through history. Plus, a tribute to the late, great Glen Campbell and the usual Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com

PoDDCouple: LIKE, FAR OUT, MAN

LIKE, FAR OUT, MAN: The PoDDCouple dig some groovy vibes as they talk about the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love and the iconic music from that era that has stood the test of time. Plus, play along with a quiz on that historic summer of 1967 and hear about stories trending on hpenews.com and the week in local history.

Just Run With It (Episode 9): Welcoming guilt-free mommy time with Josie Cothran

So many mother runners feel a heavy guilt when they lace up their running shoes and hit the road or trails, leaving their child at home. But keeping that healthy lifestyle can be important —sometimes even vital — for those moms and their kids. Stephanie and Josie talk about where that guilt comes from, being a role model for the younger generations and how to combat “mom guilt” in episode 9 of Just Run With It.

PoDDCouple: REALLY BAD MOVIES Guest Paul Johnson

REALLY BAD MOVIES: The PoDDCouple again welcome Enterprise political reporter Paul Johnson to talk about this year’s city election and join in on a discussion on the best and worst movies of all time. The crew then puts themselves to the test with a quiz on bad movies.

Just Run With It (Episode 8): Nurturing a healthy body image with Lindsay Kremer

They go hand-in-hand — body image and running. How you view your body and how others view you if you carry the “I’m a runner” label can have both positive and negative effects on a person’s body image. Lindsay and Stephanie talks about their struggles and how they’ve come to accept and love their bodies for what they can do, rather than how they look.

PoDDCouple: A revisit to two past episodes Hosted by Allison Temple

Allison podcast producer with help from Paul Johnson takes us back to the first episode of the poddcouple and move into the most downloaded episode with guest Jimmy Tomlin. With over a year has passed since we started podcasts and the poddcouple.

Just Run With It (Episode 7): ​Lost Runners, LLC and running for a really long time with John Doggett

​Lost Runners, LLC and running for a really, really, really long time with John Doggett

​If you enjoy trail running around the Triad, you probably know John Doggett​. He’s the race director of Lost Runner, LLC, which puts on various trail races in the Triad. But he also makes time to run for himself, although it’s not always a walk in the park. He’s completed some gnarly races, including a 100-miler and the grueling Georgia Death Race. We talk about the trail running community in the Triad, what it’s like to organize a race and his unique running tattoos.

​If you’re looking for more information on the races John mentions in this podcast, check out the Lost Runners 24, Dogge​ttville 12 and Lakeside Trail Race​ on Facebook.

​Thanks!

PoDDCouple: A ‘BLANK’ OF A GOOD TIME Guest Natalie Stewart

A ‘BLANK’ OF A GOOD TIME: High Point Enterprise public safety reporter Natalie Stewart joins The PoDDCouple to share bizarre police reports and talk about her series on unsolved homicides. She then joins the crew for a spirited round of Match Game in honor of the 1970s game show. Also, stories trending on hpenews.com and the week in history.

Just Run With It (Episode 6): Runner’s body and physical therapy with Allan Buccola

What started as a nagging injury lead to a completely new career for Greensboro runner Allan Buccola. Today, you can find him working in two area hospitals and running his own physical therapy practice. He talks about how he first became interested in PT, how his practice is different than others, and some tips for staying injury-free

HP Confidential: Rowdy religious sect fanned High Point’s flames in 1905

Anyone who complains that nothing ever happens downtown obviously wasn’t here in 1905.

That’s the year a band of religious zealots known as the “Burning Bushers” arrived in High Point and turned Main Street into their own personal revival tent

Just Run With It (Episode 5): Climbing up Colorado mountains with Curtis Arena

More than 6,000 feet of elevation? On trails? Through snow? With 50 mph winds? It sounded good to Jamestown runner Curtis Arena! In episode 5 of the Just Run With it podcast, we talk about this challenging race, losing motivation and finding it again, and pushing yourself to the absolute limit.

PoDDCouple: “THANK YOU, KIND SUUUUUH.” Guest Vince Wheeler

“THANK YOU, KIND SUH.” The PoDDCouple welcome Enterprise Assistant Editor and resident history buff Vince Wheeler to talk about his collection of old Enterprise newspapers and the anniversary of the battle of Gettysburg. Also, see if you agree with our picks for movies with the worst Southern accents and test your Civil War knowledge with a Gettysburg quiz!

Just Run With It (Episode 4): Winding back the competitiveness with Ashley Bayse

In Episode 4 of Just Run With It, we discuss how competitiveness can both help and hinder runners in training and races. Thomasville native Ashley Bayse talks about how how she let it get the best of her for a short time, before she came back stronger than ever with inspiring and renewed goals

PoDDCouple: You’ve entered the twilight zone

You’ve entered the twilight zone: The PoDDCouple welcome Enterprise

staff writer and political beat writer Paul Johnson and discuss a range

of topics including this year’s city elections, local economic growth

and corporate incentives. They also discuss the classic TV show “The

Twilight Zone” and put themselves and listeners to the test with a

15-question quiz.

Just Run With It – we talk with ultrarunning extraordinaire Dorothy Hans of Greensboro

On Episode 3 of Just Run With It, we talk with ultrarunning extraordinaire Dorothy Hans of Greensboro. Dorothy describes ultrarunning as it truly is — fun and rewarding, but also incredibly challenging and, sometimes, unbearable. And she writes about it, too, with just as much honesty.

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PoDDCouple: HOLY U.S. OPEN BATMAN!

The PoDDCouple reflect on the career of Adam

West, star of the iconic 1960s television hit series “Batman,” and make

some predictions on this week’s U.S. Open golf tournament. Also, find

out how they fare as they test their knowledge with a quiz on Batman

villains. Plus, stories trending on hpenews.com and the week in history.

Just Run With It – with Stephanie Butzer Special Guest Tara Wommack

On Episode 2 of Just Run With It, Tara Wommack of Greensboro sheds some light on running with young children. How she opened a Fit4Mom franchise to encourage and support moms and their kids through fun group exercises.

PoDDCouple: USE THE FORCE!

USE THE FORCE! Marking the 40th anniversary of the original Star Wars movie, the gang shares some fun facts about the movie and the franchise and are joined by producer and Star Wars fanatic Allison Temple in a quiz to test their knowledge of the epic film. Plus, the week in history, stories trending on hpenews.com and weird stuff thrown on the ice at hockey games.

PodCast: The Fab Four: Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the release of the Beatles’ classic “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

The Fab Four: Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the release of the

Beatles’ classic “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band,” Mark and Joe

talk about the classic album, the Beatles’ historic meeting with Elvis

Presley and test their knowledge of The Fab Four with a quiz. Also, the

top stories trending on hpenews.com and the week in history.

PoDDCouple: WAR MOVIES, AND THE FLINSTONES

WAR MOVIES, AND THE FLINSTONES: Mark and Joe discuss the best war movies

of all time as we head into Memorial Day weekend. They also test their

knowledge of the classic cartoon “The Flintstones” with a 15-question

quiz. Plus the usual week in history and stories trending on hpenews.com

PoDDCouple: Shazam!

Shazam! Mark and Joe welcome High Point Enterprise features writer Jimmy

Tomlin, who gives us a behind-the-scenes look at his new series, “High

Point Confidential.” He also joins the PoddCouple as they test their

knowledge of the classic TV show “Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C.” Plus, the week in

history and stories trending on hpenews.com

HP Confidential: The Horneytown Massage Parlor

To say the Horneytown Massage Parlor rubbed people the wrong way may be a cheeky pun, but it’s also the truth.

Today, the good folks in Horneytown don’t seem to remember much about the small Forsyth County community’s most notorious business establishment — or if they do, they’re not talking.

PoDDCouple: Scum bums!

“ISSUE: The stream cut off our introductions so we cut right into the banter”

“Scum bums!” Mark and Joe talk about the comedy blockbuster “Smokey and

the Bandit” on the 40th anniversary of its release. Play along as they

test their knowledge of the cinematic classic with a 15-question quiz.

Also the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com, the

week in history and our weekly Elvis moment.

PoDDCouple: We’re not smarter than fifth graders!

“We’re not smarter than fifth graders!” Mark and Joe talk about the popular game show “Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?” and put themselves and producer Allison Temple to the test. Plus, the week in history and stories trending on hpenews.com

PoDDCouple: It’s a marathon, not a sprint!

It’s a marathon, not a sprint! The PoDDCouple welcomes Enterprise reporter/digital manager Stephanie Butzer, who recently ran in the Boston marathon. Stephanie gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the event and joins Joe and Mark for a chance at redemption with another Bruce Springsteen quiz.

PoDDCouple: Let’s play The Feud! Guest Laura “Blue” Greene

Let’s play The Feud! The PoDDCouple welcomes guest Laura Greene to talk

about life as a High Point Enterprise photographer and join them in a

game of Family Feud to promote an upcoming West End Ministries

fundraiser. Also, the usual week in history and stories trending on

hpenews.com

The PoDDCouple: March Madness! Guests Zach and Daniel

March Madness! The PoDDCouple welcomes Thomasville Times/Archdale Trinity News writers Zach Kepley and Daniel Kennedy, hosts of the Across the Cubicle podcast, to talk about the NCAA basketball tournament. Plus, the usual local headlines, the week in history and a quiz on the Duke and UNC basketball rivalry.

PoDDCouple: What is this donnybrook? Guest? We dont need a guest!

What is this donnybrook? The PoDDCouple talk about the hit TV series “Mad Men,” the anniversary of Baby Jessica, the ACC tournament and more. Plus stories trending on hpenews.com and the week in history. And test your knowledge of “Mad Men” with a special quiz at the end!

And the Oscar goes to??? Guest NOOOOO ONE!

And the Oscar goes to??? The PoDDCouple discuss the Academy Awards gaffe, Bill Paxton and the best movie endings of all time. Plus stories trending on hpenews.com, the week in history and a quiz on past Oscar winners.

Boogity, boogity, boogity! Guest Greer Smith

The PoDDCouple welcomes High Point Enterprise sports writer and longtime NASCAR beat writer Greer Smith to talk about this weekend’s Daytona 500 and join them in a Daytona 500 quiz. Also the usual week in history and stories trending on hpenews.com. And a special tribute to longtime Enterprise sports writer and NASCAR Hall of Famer Benny Phillips.

PoDDCouple: Let’s play Match Game!

Let’s play Match Game! The PoDDCouple welcomes Enterprise education beat writer Cinde Ingram to talk about local education and what it was like to work at the Enterprise years ago. We also talk about the most popular game shows of all time and play a little Match Game with our own Mark McKinney in the role of Gene Rayburn.

Hosts Joe & Mark Guest Cindi Ingram

Produced by @HPEallietech

PoDDCouple: Did they say zombies? GuestPat Kimbrough

Did they say zombies? The PoDDCouple welcome High Point Enterprise city and business reporter Pat Kimbrough to talk about the Super Bowl, Pebble Beach Golf Pro Am and the hit TV series “The Walking Dead.” Plus the usual week in history and stories trending on hpenews.com

Hosts Joe & Mark Guest Pat Kimbrough

Produced by @HPEallietech

PoDDCouple: SuperBowl…… Maybe?

It’s Super Bowl time! The PoDDCouple welcomes Thomasville Times and Archdale-Trinity News writer Daniel Kennedy to talk about the best and worst Super Bowls of all time, this week’s big game and, more importantly, the top 10 Super Bowl snacks. Also, the regular week-in-history feature and the top stories on hpenews.com

Featured @HPEjoe @HPEmark @TVTdaniel

Produced by Allison Temple @allietechie

PoDDCouple: Who wants to play fizzbin? Guest Paul Johnson

***Audio issue in this episode due to a streaming issue there is a echo. It is not bad but heads up****

Who wants to play fizzbin? PoDDCouple hosts Joe Feeney and Mark McKinney welcome High Point Enterprise political beat writer Paul Johnson to talk about post-election issues at the national, state and local levels. Also, they put him to the test with a quiz on Star Trek the original series. Plus, the regular week in history roundup and stories trending on hpenews.com

Featured @HPEjoe @HPEmark @HPEpaul

Produced by Allison Temple @HPEallison

PoDDCouple Crimes!!

He stole deer corn? City Editor Joe Feeney and Sports Editor Mark McKinney welcome public safety reporter Natalie Stewart to the PoDDCouple and discuss bizarre 911 calls, along with the Dallas Cowboys, the week in history and top stories trending on hpenews.com

Featured @HPEjoe @HPEmark @NatalieLStewart

Produced by Allison Temple @ITallisontemple

The PoDDCouple: “The Boss”

The PoDDCouple: RECORED LIVE!!!!! check it out hpenews.com/broadcast for our live stream

Joe and Mark discuss Bruce Springsteen as todays topic. Guest Stephanie Butzer. Quiz challenge along with tops stories and plenty of digressing!

Featured @HPEjoe @HPEmark @HPEStephanie

 

Produced by Allison Temple @ITallisontemple

Politics: A sit down with Corey Walker Dean of WS State Unuversity

What factors will determine whether Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump carries North Carolina on Election Day and, in turn, probably wins the presidency? What are the implications of a Trump or Clinton presidency for the future of the nation and our relationship with the world? Area political analyst Corey Walker, a dean at Winston-Salem State University and professor of the humanities, discuss the immediate and long-term implications of the 2016 election.

 

Produced by Allison Temple @ITallisontemple atemple@hpenews.com

The PoddCouple: Gee willikers batman, its the joker!!

Joe, Mark and Special Guest Paul Johnson chat about local news, sports, historical events that happened today. Special theme Batman! Quiz presented by Allison to test the battiness of our hosts!

 

 

Produced by Allison Temple @ITallisontemple atemple@hpenews.com

The PoddCouple: Those Gossipin’ Men, Ft Jimmy Tomlin

Joe and Mark welcome Jimmy Tomlin to join in on the PoddCouple shenanigans including a special Andy Griffith quiz and look back at interviews with the cast done by Jimmy himself.

Host: Joe feeney, Mark McKinny and Jimmy Tomlin

Produced by Allison Temple

HPE Talks: Paul talks with Brandon Lenoir RNC & DNC Convention’s

HPE Talks Politics

We sat down recently with HPU Assistant Professor of Political Communication Brandon Lenoir, who gave a group of High Point University students a political chance of their young lifetimes. Lenoir took his HPU students to both presidential nominating conventions — the Republican gathering in Cleveland and the Democratic one in Philadelphia. The students spent most of the conventions serving as runners, or assistants, for media representatives covering both conventions.