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2018 grads embark on new beginnings!

June 22, 2018

It’s that special time of year again when high school seniors across the county don caps and gowns in their school colors and take that final walk across the stage. Guilford County Schools graduated nearly 5,600 students between May 23 and June 17. According to the district, Guilford County’s class of 2018 earned a record […]

Community comes together to cure violence

June 21, 2018

A group of Greensboro residents have come together to help curb violence in the community. Community members, CJ Brinson, youth pastor at Faith Christian Church and Gene Blackmon, owner of Prestige Barber College, led a public meeting at Windsor Community Center on June 18 in order to hear the concerns of Greensboro residents regarding how […]

GAC’s Learn to Swim: 2nd graders make a splash!

June 15, 2018

A special graduation ceremony was held on Wednesday, June 6 at the Greensboro Aquatic Center (GAC) for a select group of Guilford County Schools System second graders. These young students participated in GAC’s “Learn-to-Swim” program. This year, the popular program taught a record number 1,388 second graders how to swim and increased the number of […]

Suicides remind us that forms of mental illness are real diseases

June 15, 2018

The media has been ablaze as we observe how the nation’s suicide rate is climbing. Patients tell me they cannot understand how successful individuals like fashion designer Kate Spade and renown author, chef and world traveler Anthony Bourdain – people with great wealth and status- could end their lives by committing suicide. “What were they […]

Lawmakers and N.C. NAACP react to new voter ID attempt

June 15, 2018

Black Democratic lawmakers in the State House are on one page when it comes to warning all about the newest attempt by Republican legislative leaders to put voter photo ID back on North Carolina law books, except this time, Republicans want the public to approve it by referendum so that they can come back later […]

Aggies’ great season ends at NCAA Region

June 8, 2018

CHAPEL HILL – After losing to UNC Chapel Hill 11 to 0 Friday, the N.C. A&T Aggies faced the Purdue Boilermakers. Saturday’s two-hour, twenty-eight-minute rain delay slowed down the conclusion of the best season in North Carolina A&T Aggies baseball history. Once the skies did clear, Purdue, who had a double-digit lead when the delay […]

Does hot weather have a negative effect on one’s health?

June 8, 2018

A lot of people, not being cold weather fans, are most happy to see the return of warm weather. You get to peel off those heavy layers of clothes. You get to turn off the heat. You get to enjoy those longer hours of sunlight and the mood elevation that most people enjoy. With this […]

Movie Review: Deadpool 2

June 8, 2018

In the pantheon of comic book hero movies, Deadpool set itself apart from the herd. It was ultra-violent, pansexual, hysterical, unapologetically sarcastic, frenetic and broke the 4th wall down with a sledgehammer. The deeply droll and irreverent Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds played the vomit-faced superhero. The script by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick took audiences […]

Black business leaders demand changes to M/WBE policies

June 8, 2018

Black business leaders, civil rights advocates and members of the Black clergy addressed the Greensboro City Council during council’s Tuesday, June 5 meeting over concerns of economic racial disparities in City of Greensboro contracting and to call for economic justice. About 15 people spoke to council about the City of Greensboro’s Minority and Women Business […]

NCAA Track & Field Championships

June 1, 2018

TAMPA, FL. – North Carolina A&T spent the final day of the 2018 NCAA East Preliminary Round at University of South Florida (USF) Track & Field Stadium adding to their NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championship qualifying totals. Junior men’s sprinter Rodney Rowe and junior women’s jumper Anisa Toppin led the way on Saturday. The […]

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