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Sunday , May 19th 2019

School board votes to close Hampton, repair Gateway

Reducing operations at the three tornado damaged schools — Hampton, Peeler and Erwin-Montessori Elementary — is estimated to save the district about $2 million.




Greensboro’s Homeless Day Shelter celebrates 10 years

The IRC serves about 200 people a day, and has provided more than 12,000 showers, and more than 2,000 haircuts.
Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events
May
20
Mon
6:00 pm Auditions for “Annie” @ Greensboro Cultural Center
Auditions for “Annie” @ Greensboro Cultural Center
May 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Drama Center will hold auditions for actors ages seven and older for the musical Annie. Auditions are from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Monday, May 20, and Tuesday, May 21, in the Stephen D.[...]
May
21
Tue
4:00 pm Hester Park Archery Range Open @ Hester Park
Hester Park Archery Range Open @ Hester Park
May 21 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The archery range at Hester Park, 3615 Deutzia St., will be open from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., alternating Tuesdays and Wednesdays, now through October 8. Reservations are required. Reserve a lane online. Archers can[...]
6:00 pm Auditions for “Annie” @ Greensboro Cultural Center
Auditions for “Annie” @ Greensboro Cultural Center
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Drama Center will hold auditions for actors ages seven and older for the musical Annie. Auditions are from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Monday, May 20, and Tuesday, May 21, in the Stephen D.[...]
6:00 pm Fitness in the Park @ Morehead Park
Fitness in the Park @ Morehead Park
May 21 @ 6:00 pm
FREE fitness classes on Morehead Park located at 475 Spring Garden Street, Greensboro. Classes are held every Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. May 15: Power Hour with Doug Harris. For more information on[...]
May
22
Wed
12:30 pm Wellness Support Group @ Women’s Resource Center
Wellness Support Group @ Women’s Resource Center
May 22 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Wellness Support Group meets every Wednesday at the Women’s Resource Center 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Call (336) 275-6090 to register. Childcare is NOT provided. The group offers semi-structured activities, self-care practices, and a safe[...]
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A&T defeated FAMU 5-4 in Game 1 and 9-2 in the second game to claim the MEAC Southern Division title for the second straight season.
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