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Frederick Cox autopsy report shows he was shot in the back

March 18, 2021

HIGH POINT — A long anticipated state medical officer’s autopsy report on the gunshot death of 18-year-old Frederick Cox Jr. by an undercover sheriff’s deputy at a High Point funeral last November only intensified community anger and raised questions about the delay in a public response by the State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) and other […]

Cone Health has COVID-19 vaccine appointments available

March 18, 2021

As more people are becoming eligible under state guidelines, Cone Health urges them to schedule their COVID-19 vaccination. Appointments available in Burlington, Greensboro and Reidsville. Individuals who have a medical condition that puts them at higher risk of serious illness from COVID-19 can be vaccinated against COVID-19. This can be done through Cone Health at […]

A&T student wows judges on The Voice

March 18, 2021

When Victor Solomon was in middle school, he won his eighth-grade talent show by singing John Legend’s “Ordinary People.” But he never could have guessed that just a few years later he’d be singing one of Legend’s songs in front of the celebrity musician on one of the most-watched TV shows on the air today. […]

Tigers edge Cowboys, 21-20

March 11, 2021

The Ragsdale Tigers came through with a defensive stand in the last closing seconds and edged nonconference rival Southwest Guilford on Friday, March 5 at Kenneth T. Miller Stadium. The Tigers built a 21-6 half time lead on two touchdown passes, an interception and a safety on a blocked punt. The Cowboys scored once in […]

Guilford County COVID-19 vaccine sites

March 11, 2021

A mass vaccination site opened in Greensboro this week and appointments filled up fast. The FEMA-supported COVID-19 Community Vaccination Center opened at Four Seasons Town Centre in Greensboro on March 10, and by early afternoon, the website was showing no remaining available appointments through April. The Four Seasons Mall site will remain open for eight […]

Adams Remembers “Bloody Sunday” and Honors the Late John Lewis

March 11, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Monday night, Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) honored the late Congressman and modern-day founding father, John Lewis, on the floor of the United States House of Representatives during a caporder hour commemorating the “Bloody Sunday” march in Selma, Alabama 56 years ago. Adams joined other members of the Congressional Black Caucus for the […]

Senate and House Pass $1.9 Trillion American Rescue Plan

March 11, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Joe Biden promised help was on the way to an America still battered by COVID-19, and after a marathon session of debate known as vote-a-rama and some dissension in the Democratic ranks – particularly Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia—the U.S. Senate finally passed the president’s $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan […]

UNC Greensboro’s Ali bestowed high honor by French government

March 11, 2021

In March, Dr. Omar Ali was named Knight in the Order of the Academic Palms (Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Palmes Académiques) by the French government. Ali serves as dean of Lloyd International Honors College and professor of African American and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) at UNC Greensboro. Dating to 1808, L’Ordre des Palmes Académiques was […]

Football is back: Dudley Panthers dominate Page Pirates, 32-6

March 4, 2021

With so much uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the only focus for Dudley senior running back Milan Summers this past year was to work on his craft and hope for a chance. At times he wasn’t sure if he’d ever return to the football field again or if he’d even have the ability to showcase […]

Read Across America at Washington Montessori

March 4, 2021

In celebration for Read Across America Week at Washington Montessori Elementary, last Wednesday’s (Feb. 24) school day began with Principal Paul Travers greeting students from Greensboro’s O. Henry Hotel to recognize native son and author O. Henry. Every week during the school year, the principal celebrates Destination Wednesday, opening the day from a nearby venue […]

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