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DPS Student of the Month
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Tre'Vaughn Cox is a graduating senior from the Southern School of Energy and Sustainability. The Bahamian native made a huge impact at Southern during his first and only year at the school through his work in the classroom, on the field and in the community. Tre'Vaughn enjoyed playing soccer and running track. He was also an active member of the Student
 
NC State alumna selected to writing program
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
N.C. State alumna Shequeta Smith, a comic book writer, filmmaker and CEO of Shero Comics, has been selected to join the hottest new writing program in Hollywood, Imagine Impact 2. Imagine Impact is an entertainment start-up established to cultivate and empower creative storytellers to turn an idea into a screenplay, teleplay or presentation in eight weeks.
 
Enloe student is an actor, a dancer and a champion for change
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
RALEIGH – Jordan King wasn’t the headliner, but as far as Jose Espinal was concerned, she was the evening’s brightest star. In April, Enloe Magnet High School hosted a performance of The Talk, an acclaimed one-man show by Sonny Kelly in which an African American father must have a difficult conversation with his son about how to protect
 
Passing positivity forward for present and future students
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Student: Jeremee Jeter School: East Wake High College: Catawba College Somewhere out there in Wake County is a very lucky bunch of 1-year-olds. Because in four years, they might have Jeremee as their kindergarten teacher. It’s going to be awesome. Not only for that group of children, but for many more who will follow them. Destined to teach The
 
Stedman Graham presents Reconstruction-era sword to museum
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
RALEIGH – Businessman and educator Stedman Graham recently presented the N.C. Museum of History with a ceremonial sword as part of the Museum’s exhibit on “Reconstruction, Freedom: A Promise Disrupted, North Carolina 1862- 1901.” The sword is the only known existing material artifact related to the last African American to serve in
 

Upcoming Events

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Clothes Closet

The Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church

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Restoration Ceremony

Time: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a stone

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Music in the Meadow

Time: 3 to 6 p.m. Grab a place on the grass, and

Latest News

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MSUís Young earns top MEAC honor

Morgan State slugger Damali Young was named Tuesday the MEAC 2019 Woman of the Year, as voted on

NBA earns overall 'A' grade in diversity hiring

RALEIGH — A diversity report shows the NBA still leads men’s professional sports

Raleigh entrepreneur shares insights on diversity, inclusion

A Business Leader’s Guide to Driving Diversity Inclusion in the Workplace By Donald