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Friday, January 21, 2022

Buckingham and Leyte lead UNCG against Mercer

January 21, 2022

MACON, Ga. – De’Monte Buckingham scored 18 points to lead the UNC Greensboro (UNCG) men’s basketball team during a 58- 49 setback to Mercer in a Southern Conference contest at Hawkins Arena on Saturday afternoon. Bas Leyte added eight points and eight rebounds for the Spartans, who scored 20 points in the paint. Kaleb Hunter […]

Everyone should have home COVID test kits

January 21, 2022

The government has recently bought a large number of the quick home test for COVID-19. There is also a mandate that insurance companies are to pay for up to eight home tests per month. People are asking if they should avail themselves of this test. I must say it is a good idea to have […]

Movie Review: The Tragedy of Macbeth

January 21, 2022

The Tragedy of Macbeth was theatrically released nationwide in 2021 and is now streaming on AppleTV+. Watch this work of art on a TV screen and you’ll likely agree that last year’s “Best Film” is this year’s masterpiece. Joel Coen (O, Brother, Where Art Thou) has created a magnum opus that sets a high bar […]

MLK Day Celebration reinforces “Keeping the Dream Alive”

January 20, 2022

Greensboro’s Human Rights Commission honored Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy with a free video production that aired at 9 a.m. Monday, January 17 on the Greensboro Television Network (GTN), Facebook, and the city’s YouTube channel. This year marked the 35th year of the annual celebration. The first MLK Day was nationally observed in […]

Redistricting case to be heard by N.C. High Court

January 19, 2022

The seven justices of the North Carolina Supreme Court will hear arguments in the recently appealed redistricting case that a three-judge Superior Court panel unanimously ruled in favor of Republican legislative leaders, despite claims of racial and partisan unconstitutionality. The four Democrat, three Republican-member High Court will hear virtual arguments on February 2nd. The plaintiffs […]

Movie Review: Swan Song

January 14, 2022

“I love you Cameron Tanner. Always have. Always will.” Most husbands adore their wives’ words of love. Cameron’s (Mahershala Ali, Moonlight) ambivalence stems from his secret, painful ordeal. He’s dying and his wife Poppy (Naomie Harris, Moonlight) doesn’t know it. Convulsions, blackouts, brain disease is draining the life out of him. Poppy has just emerged […]

Make time to exercise in 2022

January 14, 2022

So many people this time of the year make a commitment to improve their health. One of the primary ways people do this is to promise themselves that they will start an exercise program. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) states that less than one in every four adults in this country gets the recommended […]

Two big buckets by Horton leads A&T to win over Highlanders

January 14, 2022

RADFORD, VA. – Junior guard Demetric Horton hit two critical shots over the final two minutes of North Carolina A&T’s 73-72 victory over the Radford Highlanders Saturday afternoon in Big South Conference men’s basketball action at the Dedmon Center. Horton, who was coming off a career-high 26-point night against Presbyterian College helped the Aggies improve […]

GCS and GTA partner to get high school students to school

January 14, 2022

The Greensboro Transit Authority (GTA) counted 120 trips made by Guilford County Schools’ (GCS) high school students on the public city buses on January 10 and 85 trips on January 11. Monday, January 10, was the first day of a new partnership between GTA, the High Point Transit and GCS to allow high school students […]

GCS’s Brown named Piedmont-Triad Region Principal of the Year

January 13, 2022

Jackson Middle School principal KaTrinka Brown was stunned when Guilford County School (GCS) district leaders presented her with the Piedmont-Triad Region Principal of the Year award during a surprise ceremony in the school library on June 7. In October 2021, Brown was named Principal of Year for the district. She is now one of nine […]


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