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NCDP African American Caucus gears up for 2018

December 15, 2017

As with Tuesday’s special election vote in Alabama, or the 2016 presidential and gubernatorial contests in North Carolina, the Black vote is always key to Democratic victories. Simply put, if African Americans vote in large numbers, Democrats win. And if they don’t, Republicans remain in charge. Linda Wilkins-Daniels is all too familiar with this act, […]


No answer from Gov. and leaders on NAACP invite

December 8, 2017

It has been a week since Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Spearman, president of the N.C. NAACP, sent a Nov. 27 letter to Gov. Roy Cooper, Speaker of the N.C. House Tim Moore, Pres. Pro tem of the N.C. Senate Phil Berger, and N.C. Chief Justice Mark Martin, requesting a meeting to discuss ” … seeking […]


Greensboro Hosts Holiday Parade

December 8, 2017

The city of Greensboro celebrated the beginning of the holiday season last Saturday with the annual Holiday Parade featuring bands, floats, balloons and fun for all ages. A great time was had by all!


Carolina Cowboys lose close one in Championship Game

December 8, 2017

All this season, the Carolina Cowboys 8 and under football team has relied on a swarming defense that forced turnovers, created great field position for its offense, and generally crushed the will of nearly every opponent it faced. For the most part, the Cowboys continued that stout defensive play against the NC Giants on December […]


Greensboro in the Thanks ‘GIVING’ spirit

December 2, 2017

Local churches, community and social organizations made sure that families across Greensboro enjoyed a good meal for Thanksgiving. Since 2015, St. Phillip AME Zion Church in Warnersville has opened its doors to offer a Thanksgiving meal and fellowship to the community. This year the church fed more than 150 community members at a Thanksgiving feast […]


USA earns second World Cup qualifying win versus Mexico

December 1, 2017

Starting the game with six-straight 3-pointers, the USA Basketball Men’s World Cup Qualifying Team (2-0) relied on a balanced scoring attack to defeat Mexico (1-1) 91-55 on Sunday evening (Nov. 26)at the Greensboro Coliseum Fieldhouse. Four U.S. players finished with 14 points each, including Markel Brown (Oklahoma City Blue), Jonathan Holmes (Maine Red Claws), Xavier […]


Bennett College fundraising efforts in full swing

December 1, 2017

Bennett College is encouraging alumnae and community members to help support the college through donations. Donations received go to support student scholarships, facilities and academic programs at the college. Total philanthropic support to Bennett College for the fiscal year ending on June 30, 2017, was up 10 percent above that of the previous year. Bennett […]


Deadlines near on Medicare/ACA Enrollments

December 1, 2017

Anyone in need of Medicare, or who would like to sign up for 2018 coverage per Obamacare, needs to hurry because the deadline to enroll for both health insurance programs is fast approaching. The enrollment deadline for Medicare is Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017. According to Medicare.gov, the official U.S. government site for Medicare, Medicare, “…is […]


Aggies are Undefeated MEAC Champions!

November 22, 2017

It may require the services of Wonder Woman’s Lasso of Truth, but if A&T coach Rod Broadway were ever compelled to speak honestly about this one, he’d probably concede that, in addition to the sense of accomplishment, he also felt a bit of relief when it was all said and done. Finally, after three straight […]


Local nonprofits highlight community heroes

November 22, 2017

Roughly 100 people came out to celebrate the Welfare Reform Liaison Project’s unsung heroes who work tirelessly to build communities across the Triad. The nonprofit organization held its annual Esther Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, November 15, at the Greensboro-High Point Marriott Hotel. The Welcome and Purpose were presented by Yvonne Johnson, WRLP Board Chair and […]


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