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Anthony Anderson returns to host NAACP Image Awards

January 11, 2018

The 49th NAACP Image Awards will air on Jan. 15 at 9 p.m. on the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday. The two-hour live TV special can be viewed on TV One with a one hour live Red Carpet Pre-Show at 8 p.m. Netflix and OWN lead this year’s nominations in the television categories with 23 […]


Deacs notch first-ever win over Syracuse, 73-67

January 11, 2018

WINSTON-SALEM – For the first time in program history, Wake Forest men’s basketball defeated Syracuse, 73-67, in the Demon Deacon’s ACC home opener Wednesday evening at the LJVM Coliseum. The Demon Deacons (8-6, 1-1 ACC) entered Wednesday’s game with an 0-5 series record against the Orange (12-3, 1-1 ACC) as they won the first ACC […]


Redrawn Congressional Districts Struck Down

January 11, 2018

A federal three-judge panel for North Carolina’s Middle District struck down North Carolina’s 2016 congressional plan as an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander. That 2016 plan was developed after a federal court invalidated two congressional districts as unconstitutional racial gerrymanders. When the N.C. legislature acted to “remedy” that racially gerrymandered plan with an unabashed and admitted partisan […]


Martin Luther King Day of Service

January 11, 2018

The following are activities and events that will be held across Guilford County to commemorate the life and legacy of slain civil rights leader, Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. JANUARY 12 Temple Emanuel’s MLK Jr. Shabbat Service Temple Emanuel of Greensboro will hold its annual Martin Luther King Jr Shabbat service on Friday, Jan. […]


Collective celebrates principles of Kwanzaa

January 5, 2018

The Greensboro Kwanzaa Collective hosted its 8th annual Kwanzaa celebration with food, festivities, arts and crafts and performances by Kuumba Dance Company, an African dance company from Danville, Va. Nearly 100 people participated in the seven-day celebration that was held at Bethel AME Church from December 26 through January 1. It is tradition that each […]


The Bobcat EastBay Classic

December 29, 2017

The Bison of High Point Central opened the Bobcat EastBay Classic with an 84-69 victory over the Bears of New Garden Friends Friday night (Dec. 22) at Southeast Guilford High. HP Central was the first of three games on Friday with three more on Saturday night. The Bison improved to 5-5 overall while the Bears […]


Book review: Heroes of Black History

December 29, 2017

Who do you look up to? Who is the person you most want to be like when you grow up? The one you go to when you need advice, a kind word, or new direction? Is it a parent who puts your head on straight? Or a teacher that always knows what to say? Do […]


Life expectancy of Americans has gone down

December 29, 2017

As we end this year, recent statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC-P) National Center for Health Statistics have entered the news that addresses of the life expectancy of Americans. The general life expectancy has declined for a second year after reaching a high of 78.8 years in 2014. It is now […]


2017: A Year in Review

December 29, 2017

Dr. Alvin Blount Jr. passes The Greensboro community mourned the loss of prominent Greensboro physician, Dr. Alvin V. Blount Jr., who passed away on January 6. At 94 years old, he was still seeing patients at his East Market Street office. Dr. Blount was the last surviving plaintiff of a 1963 lawsuit that helped integrate […]


Aggies Win! NCA&TSU Undefeated National Champions

December 22, 2017

There may come a time when “Mr. Undefeated” will have to relinquish his nickname before his career at North Carolina A&T is over, but with his team playing on a national stage last weekend and a perfect season hanging in the balance, Lamar Raynard was determined to make sure his moniker survived at least one […]


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