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Panthers Pounce Patriots

October 21, 2016

The undefeated Panthers of Dudley High School celebrated homecoming with a 42-0 shellacking over the visiting Southern Alamance Patriots Friday night at Tarpley Stadium. The Panthers improved to 8-0, 2-0 in the Metro 4-A Conference. In front of a standing-room-only crowd, Dudley took the opening kickoff and marched 82 yards, capped off by quarterback Hendon […]

Does your doctor’s politics affect your care?

October 14, 2016

As we approach the end of this political season many questions have been raised by both major American parties. The question of how each party would affect health care is a serious question. The proposed answers that are given need to be examined carefully. Are the proposals meticulously thought out? Are the proposals something that […]

Fmr. Chief Justice greets Commander-In-Chief

October 14, 2016

Frye & Obama tout Clinton, visit A&T in Greensboro Working to win over voters in North Carolina, President Barack Obama visited Greensboro on Tuesday, October 11 for a North Carolina Democratic Party rally for the Clinton campaign. Deborah Ross, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate and U.S. Congresswoman Rep. Alma Adams (D-12), now running for re-election […]

New citizens stress importance of voting

October 14, 2016

Leaders from the International Advisory Committee, the Islamic Center of Greensboro and Church World Service are encouraging people to vote. The groups held a joint press conference at the Guilford Board of Elections with first time voters from the Bhutanese, Latino, Liberian and Sudanese communities on October 7, to share their stories and why they […]

24th Annual Women’s Only 5K Walk & Run

October 7, 2016

More than 2,000 women gathered at the Women’s Hospital in Greensboro on October 1 to help raise money for mammograms and raise awareness about breast cancer. The Women’s Only 5K Walk & Run raised $122,387.30 so that more area women can receive mammograms to screen for breast cancer through Cone Health’s Mammography Scholarship Fund. For […]

Judicial candidates vie for state’s high courts

October 7, 2016

As the pivotal November 8 general election draws near, with Early Voting beginning Thursday, October 20 and ending Saturday, Nov. 5, African American voters have a large slate of candidates vying for statewide judicial seats to consider. With more than 26 years on the North Carolina bench, Wake Superior Court Judge Michael Morgan, a Democrat, […]

Downtown statue honors Simkins & his dedication to equality

October 7, 2016

A statue honoring the civil rights endeavors of the late Dr. George Simkins was unveiled on Tuesday, Oct. 4, in downtown Greensboro. Members of Simkins’ family attended the ceremony honoring the longtime civil rights activist and Greensboro dentist, who served as the president of the Greensboro Branch NAACP from 1959 to 1984. The statue was […]

What is a gluten free diet?

October 7, 2016

Today, many people have adopted a diet that is gluten free. This eliminates many types of breads, cakes and sweets made with wheat and barley. For some people, it is seen as a great way to eliminate those calories and lose weight. The allure of weight loss may be why we have seen so many […]

Moral dilemmas with genetic testing

September 30, 2016

One of the growth industries in this country is the business of knowing your own history. How many of you have seen those commercials that speak about knowing who your ancestors are and where you came from? It is so intriguing and apparently a big money maker. To take that a step further, now for […]

N.C. NAACP, CBC demand justice after Charlotte shooting

September 30, 2016

In the aftermath of the tragic Charlotte police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott last week, both the N.C. NAACP and the Congressional Black Caucus have demanded an independent federal investigation. Monday night (Sept. 26) in Charlotte, N.C. NAACP President Rev. William Barber said it was not clear that the shooting was justified, as Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police […]

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