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Reaction to High Court’s Cong. District Ruling

May 30, 2017

“Once again with this victory the courts have said the N.C. General Assembly through apartheid type redistricting engaged in systemic racism and cheated to win elections.” – Rev. William Barber, Outgoing president of the N.C. NAACP Now that the US Supreme Court has ruled that North Carolina’s 2011 congressional redistricting maps for the First and […]

The importance of good blood pressure

May 30, 2017

As we go about this world we are all reminded that there are certain things we should be doing to maintain our health. We all strive to have that beautiful green yard this time of the year with beautiful flowers. They do not come without effort. The yard must be tended with fertilizing the soil, […]

Barber to announce his choice for next N.C. NAACP head soon

May 30, 2017

Thus far, several N.C. NAACP officials have announced who they are supporting to become the conference leader, but the current president says he’ll wait until he’s actually set to step down. Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, outgoing president of the N.C. NAACP, says even though he’s already announced his intentions to step down after […]

High Point Central girls a favorite to win State 4-A title

May 19, 2017

The North Carolina High School Association (NCHSAA) 4A Midwest Track & Field Regional was hosted at Greensboro’s Southeast Guilford High School last Saturday (May 13) afternoon. Twenty-six schools competed in 18 events trying to earn qualifying spots for this weekend’s state championships. On the strength of Saturday’s performances, the Lady Bison of High Point Central […]

Be cautious with pain medications

May 19, 2017

The weather is getting warm and a lot of people will restart activities not seen since the fall. That lawn beckons, household repairs seem to pop up and those who require the warmth to exercise will all start up again. I will start to see those weekend warriors hit our office doors. They use and […]

As Rev. Barber steps down, N.C. NAACP prepares for next leader

May 19, 2017

RALEIGH – According to sources at the N.C. NAACP, the successor to Pres. Rev. William Barber, who has announced that he is stepping down next month after twelve years, will come from the four vice presidents currently under his wing – First Vice President Carolyn Q. Coleman; Second Vice Pres. Carolyn McDougal; Third Vice President […]

“Hidden Figures” author encourages grads at UNCG Commencement

May 19, 2017

“Hidden Figures” author Margot Lee Shetterly challenged students to change the world they live in by mentoring others and fighting against injustice and inequality. The best-selling author was the commencement speaker at the University of North Carolina -Greensboro graduation on Friday, May 12. The Class of 2017 turned their tassels as thousands of friends, family […]

Bennett College Commencement

May 12, 2017

“Where you start off in life doesn’t have to determine where you are going or will end up in life. You, young women have a lot to be proud of because you are graduates of Bennett College,” said U.S. Rep. Alma S. Adams as she delivered the keynote address at Bennett College’s Spring 2017 Commencement […]

Saturday dominance wins MEAC title for Aggie women

May 11, 2017

The North Carolina A&T women’s track and field team had to get out of a 38-point hole in order to win the 2017 MEAC Outdoor Track and Field Championship. Yet, N.C. A&T’s director of track and field programs Duane Ross, slept well. “My staff and I, we do our research,” said Ross. “We put a […]

Health department celebrates Arbor Day

May 11, 2017

In honor of Arbor Day, Health and Human Service staff planted a Red Delicious apple tree on April 28 at the Maple Street DHHS building in Greensboro. A presentation of Zinnia flower seeds was also made to Sallie Cobb of Hospice & Palliative Care of Greensboro. Hospice is a nonprofit organization that supports people in […]

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