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Friday , July 28th 2017
Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II will be honored for his commitment to civil rights and justice by the National Urban League during the organization’s annual conference. July 26 to July 29.

Barber, Butterfield blast Trump nomination of N.C. GOP Attorney

Attorney Thomas Farr is up for the lifetime seat, and Rev. Barber called that “dangerous.”




Dr. Goldie Wells

Wells to finish Fox’s term

Greensboro City Council appointed Dr. Goldie Wells as the new District 2 representative in a 8-0 vote.
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Upcoming Events
Aug
1
Tue
6:00 pm Fitness at the Park
Fitness at the Park
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Free exercise classes are offered every Tuesday. Class is from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Morehead Park Trailhead Parking area on the Downtown Greenway September 1: Jen Kalbaugh INSANITY.
Aug
2
Wed
12:00 pm Lunch and Learn at the Market @ Greensboro Farmers Curb Market
Lunch and Learn at the Market @ Greensboro Farmers Curb Market
Aug 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
An educational book club will be led by Dr. Deborah H. Barnes at the Greensboro Farmers Curb Market. The series will be held from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. on the first Wednesday and the[...]
12:00 pm Tunes at Noon @ Center City Park
Tunes at Noon @ Center City Park
Aug 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Come hear Tunes at Noon every Wednesday til 1:30 p.m. at Center City Park. Food trucks will be on site during the music concert.
Sports
In girls’ basketball action, Central Cabarrus’ Mahaley Holt (#4) dribbles around J.H. Rose’s Caster Braswell during first quarter play. Photo by Joe Daniels/Carolina Peacemaker
The East boys and girls teams prevailed over the West all-stars in games that were played at the Greensboro Coliseum on July 17.
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The American Cancer Society recommends that, beginning at age 50, both men and women have a yearly stool blood test  plus a colonoscopy every five years.
Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common cancer found in adults.
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