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Local organizations host Health Fair

August 18, 2017

Destiny Christian Center and the Greensboro Medical Society hosted a Health Fair on Saturday, August 12 at the church located at 2401 Randleman Road. With help from the Greensboro Fire Department, Cone Health, the Mobile Dental Clinic along with several healthcare professionals and many community service organizations, attendees were provided wellness information along with free […]

Candlelight vigil draws hundreds to downtown

August 18, 2017

An estimated 1,000 people gathered at Governmental Plaza in Downtown Greensboro on Sunday evening for a candlelight vigil to remember the lives lost during violent protests that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia. On Saturday, August 12, hundreds of White nationalists, neo-Nazis and Ku Klux Klan members held a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, where they clashed […]

Teen pregnancy prevention programs face funding cliff

August 11, 2017

When Rick Brown received the annual letter and check from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services earlier this month confirming the coming year’s funding for his program, he did a quick skim of the contents and put it in his file. Then he got a phone call asking if his funding had been […]

Economics drives District 2 candidate forum

August 11, 2017

And then there were three. Five candidates filed to run for the District 2 seat and as of August 3, two candidates, Felicia Angus and Tim Vincent, announced they would be withdrawing from the race. On August 3, District 2 candidates were invited to meet and greet the community at the Concerned Citizens of Northeast […]

First Friday Cultural Arts Center Open House

August 11, 2017

The community came out to enjoy the dance, drama, galleries, visual art, and live music as part of the Greensboro Cultural Center’s open house on August 4. Part of First Fridays in Downtown Greensboro, The Dance Project and Wesley Williams’s Suah West African Dancing and Drumming group performed in LeBauer Park. Kids and parents alike […]

Aggies ready to compete for MEAC football title

August 7, 2017

NORFOLK, Va. – Running back Tarik Cohen, one of the best offensive weapons in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference football history, is no longer on the North Carolina A&T roster. Apparently, however, many in MEAC circles still believe the Aggies’ offense still has enough talent to be effective in 2017. The conference released its 2017 preseason teams […]

2017 NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet

August 4, 2017

The Greensboro Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People held its annual Freedom Fund Banquet on Saturday, July 29, at the Joseph S. Khoury Convention Center. More than 700 people from across the Triad area attended the banquet, designed to act as a fund-raiser while honoring those in the community who […]

34th Annual National Night Out

August 4, 2017

Greensboro residents across the city took time to visit with their neighbors and mingle with the city’s public safety personnel on Tuesday night. The Greensboro Police Department (GPD) held its 34th Annual National Night Out with the support of 152 neighborhoods hosting events, which GPD officials say was the largest turnout in the last 10 […]

Tips for summertime grilling

July 28, 2017

This is the peak season for grilling outside. Here are a few grilling tips to keep in mind for a safe and enjoyable outdoor summer experience. For many people, a hot July day is the signal that it’s time to have a barbecue. While most of us only grill during warm months, let’s not forget […]

Robinson, Shinn named All-American Bowlers

July 28, 2017

Each season the National Tenpin Coaches Association recognizes student athletes who have excelled in the classroom. To be recognized, a student-athlete must have a cumulative GPA of 3.4 or higher for the academic school year. This year there are 229 honorees, representing 50 NCAA programs including MacKenzie Robinson and Kristin Shinn of the 2016-17 North […]

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