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Edmead's steal keeps A&T undefeated in MEAC play
Monday, January 22, 2018
PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – North Carolina A&T is getting an education on winning close games, and thus far the Aggies are getting high marks. In their latest drama-filled, suspenseful thriller, A&T got a big 3-pointer from junior Femi Olujobi and a critical steal from junior Aaren Edmead (right) to down Maryland Eastern Shore 66-64 Saturday
 
A seasoned HBCU leader takes the helm of TMCF
Monday, January 22, 2018
Harry Williams is known among peers for his focused, successful, low-key approach to tough challenges. Today, his peers say the firepower and tenacity of the 53-year-old is being put to the test as he begins his new post as a top national advocate for an endangered higher education asset: HBCUs. Williams is the new president and chief executive officer of
 
Email promises ‘relief’ to class size crisis
Monday, January 22, 2018
A GOP senator from Wake County tells his constituents that he believes state lawmakers will proffer “relief” when they return in March, according to an email obtained by Policy Watch. “We are still trying to gather information from all 100 counties of the state, to ensure that any fix is amiable to all,” Sen. John Alexander wrote in
 
Father, daughters launch black-owned potato chip brand
Sunday, January 21, 2018
ATLANTA – Dondre Anderson and his two daughters, Amina and Amari, have launched a new potato chip brand called Symphony Chips. The chips are gluten-free, MSG-free and all-natural, and their company is one of the few black-owned potato chip producers in the world. Anderson began making these chips following the success of the sale of his
 
Southern's Johnson in senior bowl
Friday, January 19, 2018
Southern senior defensive back Danny Jackson will play in the 69th annual Reese’s Senior Bowl Jan. 27, 2:30 p.m., in Mobile. Alabama. The invitation-only bowl showcases the best seniors in college football, and will be broadcast on the NFL Network live. Statistics will be available at seniorbowl.com. Johnson is one of just 13 players from an FCS
 
Grammy Award winner Edwin Hawkins passes
Friday, January 19, 2018
PLEASANTON, Calif. – Edwin Hawkins, the four-time Grammy Award-winning leader of The Edwin Hawkins Singers’ 1969 million-seller, “Oh Happy Day,” died Jan. 15 at his home in the Bay area after a bout with pancreatic cancer. He was 74 years old. “It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Edwin Hawkins
 
Republicans picking up pace on judicial redistricting deal
Friday, January 19, 2018
RALEIGH — Republicans in the North Carolina General Assembly are picking up the pace on creating new judicial election districts, with some leaders on Friday hopeful that an agreement could come next week. House Speaker Tim Moore and the chamber’s top judicial mapmaker expressed optimism in interviews that a deal would be reached very soon on
 
CIAA division play kicks into gear
Thursday, January 18, 2018
We have reached the midpoint of the 2018 CIAA season. The schedule now shifts to divisional play, which is crucial because divisional records determine seeding. Divisional play brings out geographical and traditional rivalries that date back decades. You can feel the electricity and urgency these divisional tilts foster while attending a late Jan/Feb
 
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Edmead's steal keeps A&T undefeated in MEAC play

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – North Carolina A&T is getting an education on winning close

A seasoned HBCU leader takes the helm of TMCF

Harry Williams is known among peers for his focused, successful, low-key approach to tough

Email promises ‘relief’ to class size crisis

A GOP senator from Wake County tells his constituents that he believes state lawmakers will