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Bennett College works to secure funding to save accreditation

December 21, 2018

Bennett College leaders announced last week that the school was under probation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and was facing the loss of accreditation. At a news conference on December 14, Bennett leaders say they need to raise $5 million in 45 days to be able to reach […]

Aggies go for back to back national titles

December 14, 2018

The journey has been long and often unpredictable, but A&T’s quest to defend its 2017 HBCU national title finally culminates this weekend with a season-ending showdown against a familiar foe. Alcorn State, who the Aggies defeated in the inaugural Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl back in 2015, has again emerged as the king of the […]

Bennett’s Southern Association accreditation threatened

December 14, 2018

During the annual meeting of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), it was announced Dec. 11 that Bennett College will be removed from SACSCOC membership. Bennett President Dr. Phyllis Worthy Dawkins and the Board of Trustees, led by alumna Dr. Gladys Ashe Robinson ’71, are continuing the college’s aggressive plans […]

NAACP Pres. Spearman: “Come together and build power”

December 14, 2018

The only way to fight harder, and stronger for equal justice, is to “…come together and build power,” Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Spearman, fifth president of the N.C. NAACP said Saturday (Dec. 8), during the State of the State of Civil Rights address at the 75th Annual Convention of the N.C. conference of branches in […]

Falcons rally past Panthers

December 7, 2018

Southeast Falcons 21 Dudley Panthers 18 The Falcons of Southeast Guilford trailed 12-0 at the half but rallied for a 21-18 win over the Dudley Panthers in the NCHSAA 3-AA East quarterfinals. Second-seeded Southeast (13-1) advances to play No. 4 Cleveland (12-2) this Friday in Shelby, N.C. at Bill Slayton Stadium. This game will determine […]

Make sure your holiday food is safe to eat

December 7, 2018

The Christmas and New Year’s holidays are wonderful times for families and friends to gather and enjoy great food. All this great food being prepared or transported to family gatherings and events makes food safety extremely important at this time of year. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sums up the key food safety […]

Danny Rogers sworn in as new Guilford Sheriff

December 7, 2018

With his left hand on a Bible and his right hand in the air, Danny Rogers was sworn in as the new Guilford County Sheriff in a ceremony at the High Point Courthouse on December 3. Family, friends, Sheriff’s office employees, judges and community members packed the courtroom to witness history as Rogers was administered […]

Exclusive: How the N.C. NAACP put the the brakes on Farr’s nomination

December 6, 2018

Editor’s Note – Our reporter was the ONLY member of the press to accompany the N.C. NAACP delegation to Washington last week to lobby against the Thomas Farr judicial confirmation, and was with them every step of the way as they met with two Democratic Senators, and four Republican Senate staffs – including that of […]

UNCG wins 13th straight home game

November 30, 2018

UNC Greensboro men’s basketball team on Tuesday evening set a new program record for consecutive home victories when the Spartans knocked off Greensboro College by a final of 111-33. The Spartans have now won 13 straight home games dating back to last December. The victory was also UNCG’s sixth straight this season as the Spartans […]

Social isolation is a major health concern in the elderly

November 30, 2018

The holidays are generally considered a wonderful time of the year. We look forward to meeting up with family and friends. We look forward to going to parties, giving and receiving gifts and seeing those important people in our lives that we do not get to see on a regular basis. It prompts us to […]

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