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N.C. NAACP begins “It’s Our Time, It’s Our Vote” Campaign

January 15, 2016

It was announced on Dec. 1, the sixtieth anniversary of the day civil rights icon Rosa Parks refused to sit in the back of a Montgomery, Ala. bus. And it is with that spirit, says N.C. NAACP President Rev. William Barber, that the “It’s Our Time, It’s Our Vote” campaign will move forward in 2016 […]

UNCG women rout NCCU, 103-56

January 8, 2016

The Spartans came one point shy of matching a program record for points scored with a 103-56 win over NCCU.

President Obama begins final year with plea for gun control

January 8, 2016

(TriceEdneyWire) – President Barack Obama, citing the thousands of people who are killed each year by guns, gave a tearful address before the nation on Tuesday, pleading for Congress to pass “common sense” gun control legislation. He also made the announcement of his use of executive orders to make progress. “Every single year, more than […]

40th HAECO Invitational Tournament

January 1, 2016

Northwest Lady Vikings are repeat champs The Northwest Guilford Vikings won their second consecutive HAECO Invitational girls’ basketball tournament with a 47-32 win over the Page Pirates. Viking senior Hayley Barber won her second consecutive MVP award while also being named to the All-Tournament team. Barber and Morgan Pointer both scored 11 points apiece to […]

Aggies ‘Celebrate’ Championship

December 23, 2015

ATLANTA – There is a saying that permeates inside the Bryan Fitness and Wellness Center and Aggie Stadium on the campus of North Carolina A&T State University. If something good happens, keep paying. If something bad happens, keep playing. There was plenty of good and bad that happened to N.C. A&T during the inaugural Air […]

NC High Court Rulings Set Stage for Fiery 2016

December 23, 2015

RALEIGH – Those in the social activist movement got a one-two punch to their cause Dec. 18 when the NC Supreme Court announced two devastating decisions that effectively further rolled back gains achieved prior to the Republican-led takeover of state government five years ago. First, the state High Court decided, 4-3 along party lines, to […]

Jews & Muslims Unite

December 18, 2015

In light of the anti-Muslim rhetoric being blasted on the national and international stage, a group of local Jewish and Muslim high school students gathered last Thursday night (Dec. 10) for an evening of dialogue, prayer and fellowship. As part of a celebration on National Human Rights Day, more than 30 area high schol seniors […]

NC Black Press, NCNAACP & NNPA partner in voter effort

December 18, 2015

DURHAM, NC – The NCNAACP, NNPA and African American newspapers associated with the NC Black Publishers Association (NCBPA) have now joined forces for the most massive nonpartisan voter registration, education, mobilization and ballot protection movement in North Carolina’s history for the 2016 elections. Representatives of the NCNAACP met with NCBPA publishers Dec. 11 in Durham, […]

4-AA Football Championship: Mallard Creek overpowers Page

December 18, 2015

Quarterback James Smith had a big game for Mallard Creek (Charlotte). He lead the Mavericks to a 49-6 victory over Page in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s state 4-AA football championship game played at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh. Mallard Creek led 7-0 after one quarter but capitalized on six Page turnovers to score […]

Winter weather preperation is a good health practice

December 14, 2015

Many of us may not be cold weather fans but Mother Nature has earned our respect. To that end, there are some cold weather related health preparations we should perform. We routinely make sure our cars have been winterized. Making sure that the tires are in good shape is part of that. Do not forget […]


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