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Vikings roll past Whirlies

September 30, 2016

The Grimsley Whirlies held Northwest Guilford to a 14-7 half time lead but were outscored 20-7 during the second. The Vikings amassed 372 yards rushing leading to a 34-14 non-conference victory. The Vikings (4-1) were led offensively by tailback Zackary Tyler, who rush for 109 yards on 16 carries and three touchdowns. Teammate Kyle Finne […]


Police & protesters clash after fatal officer involved shooting

September 23, 2016

Protestors took to the streets on Tuesday night in Charlotte, N.C. in response to another fatal officer involved shooting. On the afternoon of Tuesday, September 20, Officer Brently Vinson, a Black man, shot 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott, also a Black man, while Scott sat in his car at the intersection of an apartment complex near […]


Guilford Native American Festival

September 23, 2016

The Guilford Native American Association celebrated its 39th annual Pow Wow. Native American tribes attending included Lumbee, Haliwa-Saponi, Cree, Algonquin, Coharie and Waccamaw-Siouan. This year’s Pow Wow was dedicated to the late Ruth L. Revels, who served as executive director of the Pow Wow for 22 years. Native American culture and heritage featured artists, drum […]


College sports feel brunt of HB2 impact

September 19, 2016

Greensboro residents are still reeling from news that the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) is pulling its annual basketball tournament out of North Carolina due to HB2, a state law passed by the Republican led General Assembly and supported by Gov. Pat McCrory allowing state sanctioned discrimination. Now, other sports organizations like the Atlantic Coast […]


Cone Health Honors Dr. Alvin Blount Jr.

September 19, 2016

Cone Health and its medical and dental staff honored Greensboro surgeon, Dr. Alvin Vincent Blount Jr., for his role in integrating health care in America. Blount was recognized during a ceremony at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 15. The event takes place at the Greensboro Marriott Downtown. Blount was one of nine African American physicians […]


The 76th Annual National Folk Festival

September 19, 2016

The 76th annual National Folk Festival concluded its three-day run in Greensboro attracting more than 100,000 music lovers. The free festival featured music representing African, Asian, Caribbean, Eastern European, Latino, Middle Eastern and Native American cultures. Performers showcased their talents in Folk, Blues, HipHop, R&B, Mariachi, Zydeco and Jazz to name a few. More than […]


Pirates cage Tigers, 55-27

September 16, 2016

The Page Pirates defeated the Ragsdale Tigers, 55-27, in a non-conference football game Friday night on their home field at Marion Kirby Stadium. Page scored on their first four possessions taking a 27-0 lead early in the second quarter. Page senior running back Javon Leake’s 70-yard opening kickoff return highlighted the early scoring. On Ragsdale’s […]


Combatting gastric reflux may require lifestyle changes

September 16, 2016

One of the most common complaints people present to a doctor’s office with is acid indigestion or gastric reflux. Sometimes it’s a patient’s main complaint and other times a patient will express the concern to me as I have my hand on the examination room door knob about to exit the room. Often, people know […]


Clinton Fearon & The Boogie Brown Band

September 8, 2016

Clinton Fearon & The Boogie Brown Band Schedule Friday, September 9: 9:30 p.m., CityStage Saturday, September 10: 12 p.m., LeBauer Park Stage 3 p.m., Wrangler Stage 6:45 p.m., Dance Pavilion Sunday, September 11: 4:30 p.m., Dance Pavilion . Picture this: You’re 19 years old, and one of the most popular reggae groups in Jamaica overhears […]


Prostate Cancer: Getting the Facts – Part 1

September 8, 2016

Prostate Cancer is the most commonly diagnosed type of cancer among men, and the second leading cause of cancer death among U.S. men. Although the rates of men diagnosed and who die from the disease have declined in recent years, African American men are still significantly more likely to be diagnosed with the disease compared […]


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