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Faith is a verb
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Scripture says you should live your life in such a way that those around you can see the Jesus in you. “In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.” (Matthew 5:16) I know that sounds good, but what does it really mean? The only explanation that works for me is the one
 
Does ECSU have a new women’s coach?
Thursday, September 29, 2016
CC heard a wild rumor last weekend. We overheard – OK we were eavesdropping – several people say that former CIAA men’s basketball coach John Hill has taken the women’s basketball job at Elizabeth City State. We say CIAA coach because Hill has made more rounds in the conference than a hooker at a political convention. Of course,
 
Susan B. Komen sets funding to breast cancer research
Thursday, September 29, 2016
DALLAS – Building on its bold goal to reduce current breast cancer deaths by 50 percent in the U.S. over the next decade, Susan G. Komen announced $32.7 million in new research grants for 2016. Awarded across 23 states and seven countries, the projects span the entire continuum of breast cancer research, including research into metastatic disease,
 
HBCU NEWS
Thursday, September 29, 2016
N.C. CENTRAL NCCU has been awarded a grant from Google to foster an interest in technology and computer science in K-12 students. The Google Community Technology Grant awarded through the Charitable Giving Fund at Tides Foundation will provide $41,000 for Enabling the Next Generation of Innovative Neophytes through Engagement in Computer Science, a program
 
Searching for affordable pediatric dental care
Thursday, September 29, 2016
For the past two years, I have worked with other youth from Youth Empowered Solutions to conduct an intensive study of North Carolina’s system of oral health care. What we have seen and learned would shock many people. YES! had the amazing opportunity to travel and attend three N.C. Missions of Mercy clinics, which are free dental care clinics held
 
EXHIBIT: The Jemima Code
Thursday, September 29, 2016
The Jemima Code By Toni Tipton-Martin Center for Documentary Studies Run date: Sept. 22 – Nov. 5 Women of African descent have contributed to America’s food culture for centuries, but their rich and varied involvement and expertise is still overshadowed by the demeaning stereotype of an illiterate “Aunt Jemima” who cooked mostly by
 
BUSINESS BRIEFS
Thursday, September 29, 2016
PARADE OF HOMES The HBA of Durham, Orange & Chatham Counties presents the 2016 Parade of Homes Oct. 1-2, 7-9 & 14-16 from noon to 5 p.m. Visit www.TriangleParadeofHomes.com. MED WEEK Durham will host its annual Minority Enterprise Development week. Contact: Deborah Giles at Deborah.Giles@durhamnc.gov. Oct. 3: Meet the Developers of Durham
 
Raleigh woman going red for AHA
Thursday, September 29, 2016
RALEIGH – Evelyn McMahon was leaving church in 2012 when she began experiencing a headache and stomachache at the same time. Despite the symptoms getting worse, she drove home and went to bed. But the next day, she was barely able to walk or talk, and one side of her face drooped. That’s when she called her daughter, who rushed her to the
 
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Faith is a verb

Scripture says you should live your life in such a way that those around you can see the Jesus

Does ECSU have a new women’s coach?

CC heard a wild rumor last weekend. We overheard – OK we were eavesdropping –

Susan B. Komen sets funding to breast cancer research

DALLAS – Building on its bold goal to reduce current breast cancer deaths by 50 percent in