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NCCU women knock off Coppin State
Sunday, January 20, 2019
DURHAM — Freshman Dasmine Kasey, left, drilled the go-ahead 3-pointer with 51.5 seconds left to propel North Carolina Central women’s basketball to a 62-57 MEAC victory over Coppin State Saturday afternoon. NCCU outscored CSU 23-11 in the fourth quarter after trailing by as many as 14 points in the third quarter. NC Central improved to 4-13 on
 
UNCís Carol Folt no longer silent on Sam
Saturday, January 19, 2019
At long last, we’ve learned who UNC Chancellor Carol Folt is, just in time to say farewell. Folt’s impending departure – marking the second time in a matter of months that a top UNC chief cut ties with a reckless and feckless Board of Governors – made for a stunning bit of political drama Monday. The chancellor simultaneously
 
Positive outlook for Triangle real estate markets
Saturday, January 19, 2019
RALEIGH – Most signs point to a good year ahead for the area’s overall economy and commercial real estate markets, and the U.S. will win in a volatile 2019 economy because we are a country of innovators and reliable consumers. Those were two of the messages delivered this week to 1,600 attendees to include national and regional real estate
 
Churches ramp up background checks to ensure safety
Friday, January 18, 2019
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – As churches become aware of potential safety issues, more are signing up for background check services through LifeWay Christian Resources' OneSource program. "The numbers have increased dramatically since we began our relationship with backgroundchecks.com," said LifeWay's Jennie Morris. "On average, we add 160 customers a
 
A&Tís Johnson turns pro
Friday, January 18, 2019
North Carolina A&T junior Darryl Johnson Jr. will forego his senior season to turn pro. Johnson made the announcement on his Instagram page: “Going 22-2 the last two years and winning Back to Back National Championships and being a part of three National Championships are great memories. I would like to thank all my professors, coaches, and
 
Tarana Burke kicks off Dukeís MLK commemoration
Thursday, January 17, 2019
DURHAM – “me too.” movement founder Tarana Burke will be the keynote speaker at Duke University’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. holiday celebration. Burke, a civil rights activist who created the phrase in 2016, is part of a series of events honoring King this month. The theme of Duke’s commemoration is “Why Words
 
Eagles lone bright spot for Triangle HBCUs
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Virginia Union senior guard Rejoice Spivey last week became the Panthers all-time assist leader after dishing out 10 against Shaw in a 75-55 victory. Spivey’s 438 surpasses the previous mark of 435 set by Pria Stellmacher from 2001-05. "We are so proud of Rejoice, who is a two-year captain that works so hard for our team," coach AnnMarie Gilbert
 
NC group promotes diversity among nature lovers
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
ASHEVILLE – Western North Carolina's rich public lands are open to all, and a new group has decided to go the extra mile to encourage more people of color to enjoy them. Elsea Brown, director of Blue Ridge Forever campaign, says the Pathways to Parks group, based in Asheville, was formed with a focus on inclusion. "There's sort of an image, there's
 
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NCCU women knock off Coppin State

DURHAM — Freshman Dasmine Kasey, left, drilled the go-ahead 3-pointer with 51.5 seconds

UNCís Carol Folt no longer silent on Sam

At long last, we’ve learned who UNC Chancellor Carol Folt is, just in time to say

Positive outlook for Triangle real estate markets

RALEIGH – Most signs point to a good year ahead for the area’s overall economy and