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Thursday, August 5, 2021

Men’s Health Symposium focuses on equal access and safe spaces

June 25, 2021

On June 10, the NAACP hosted a virtual town hall meeting, focusing on the topic of men’s health in the African American community. This timely discussion, which was moderated by radio personality, Joe Clair, included panelists, Derrick Johnson, President and CEO of the NAACP; African American medical professionals, Dr. Cameron Webb, Dr. Robert Drummond and […]


Why St. Lucia might be a traveler’s paradise

June 25, 2021

It’s been a rough year. The whole world has spent the better part of the past 12 months isolated and cooped up in their homes. Thanks to cautious measures and vaccinations, people are beginning to be able to emerge from this forced seclusion. The pandemic hit the travel industry hard. International flights especially were throttled […]


Aggies Ross Jr. and Stewart head to 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games

June 25, 2021

Track and Field coach Duane Ross and his son, Randolph Ross Jr., are meticulous about how things operate at the track and away from the track. When it comes to business, Ross is the coach, and Ross Jr. is the athlete. Away from the track, Ross is the dad, and Ross Jr. is the son. […]


Black family faces countersuit from alleged ‘White’ mob participants

June 25, 2021

WILMINGTON – The White former New Hanover County Sheriff’s deputy who allegedly led an armed White “mob” to a Black Pender County family’s home in May 2020 has now filed a countersuit, along with his father, against that family, charging that they “…were exploited by greedy lawyers who preyed on racial sensitivities and falsified a […]


Juneteenth, a national holiday

June 24, 2021

Children played and friends greeted one another, while the smell of barbecue wafted through the air and the words to “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing” played over the loud speakers in LeBauer Park this weekend. Saturday’s Black Food Truck Festival, which brought more than 200 people to the park, was just one of the multiple […]


Juneteenth at the Historic Magnolia House

June 18, 2021

The Historic Magnolia House is excited to announce that it will be opening for self-guided tours and shoebox meals to celebrate Juneteenth. On Wednesdays-Saturdays 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. from June 16th-30th Magnolia House staff will invite visitors to view its Juneteenth exhibit focused on redlining and a Green Book era traveler’s toolkit. Additionally, the […]


Greensboro City Leaders Celebrate Juneteenth Holiday

June 18, 2021

In honor of Juneteenth, the City of Greensboro will celebrate African American culture and history with a series of events streamed on the City’s Facebook page and YouTube channel starting at 9 a.m., Saturday, June 19. In 2020 Councilwoman Sharon Hightower envisioned a citywide Juneteenth celebration, and City Departments offered a day of virtual events […]


City of Greensboro Celebrates Juneteenth

June 18, 2021

In honor of Juneteenth, the City of Greensboro will celebrate African American culture and history through a series of events streamed on the city’s Facebook page and YouTube channel, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, June 19. Juneteenth is the oldest known commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. On June […]


Vitamins are good when taken in the right portions

June 18, 2021

One positive thing that has come from the COVID-19 pandemic is that a lot of people are now more mindful of their health. They now see their bodies as the temples that they are. They are drinking the juice of exercising and realize that their bodies are like motors on an expensive car or like […]


What will happen in the Nikole Hannah-Jones vs. UNC drama?

June 18, 2021

It has been two weeks now since the UNC Chapel Hill Trustee Board was given an ultimatum by attorneys for award-winning New York Times journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones to either give her tenure with their offer of employment at the UNC Hussman School of Journalism and Media, or else face a massive discrimination lawsuit. But thus […]


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