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Veteran journalist George Curry dies
Sunday, August 21, 2016
WASHINGTON — George E. Curry, a journalist, civil rights activist and publisher whose syndicated column ran in hundreds of black-owned newspapers around the United States, has died. He was 69. Curry, of Laurel, Maryland, died suddenly on Saturday at Washington Adventist Hospital in Takoma Park, Maryland, after he was taken to the emergency room
 
Aetna's move slims NC options for often-subsidized coverage
Saturday, August 20, 2016
RALEIGH – North Carolina consumers buying broadly subsidized health insurance policies on the online marketplace created by the Affordable Care Act will have fewer options after a major insurer pulls out. State Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin said Tuesday health insurer Aetna's decision to drop out of the ACA marketplace came as his office was
 
Candice Patton makes ‘The Flash’ run
Saturday, August 20, 2016
Candice Patton has broken new ground appearing on the CW Network’s “The Flash” as the potential love interest of the show’s superhero lead. It is the latest in a list of impressive credits that include appearances on “The Game,” “Entourage,” “Grey’s Anatomy” and “The Young and The
 
Cops: Accountability, trust improve relations
Thursday, August 18, 2016
RALEIGH – Accountability, communication and trust between police and citizens are the ingredients to reduce the chances for police shootings that escalate into community violence, North Carolina law enforcement officials said Tuesday. Speaking at a meeting about police training practices, two police chiefs, a sheriff and a training program director
 
Real Christian. Real times. Real life.
Thursday, August 18, 2016
Some days just trying to be a Christian can accelerate that feeling of just treading water. I get it. Add to that whatever situation you’re in or circumstances that you’re going through, and the overwhelming feeling can be summed up with “what’s the point?” One of my habitual sayings, which you’ve heard before, is Mr.
 
Wholeness, healing for women goal of drama ministry
Thursday, August 18, 2016
RICHMOND, Va. – A ministry leader receives a troubling medical diagnosis. A preteen is sexually abused by a grown man her mother had introduced as an uncle. A married mother considers adopting until she learns she's already pregnant with her second child. These female characters expressing pain are among more than 20 personalities presented in
 
PALUMBO POINTS: Teens harmed by lack of sleep?
Thursday, August 18, 2016
We all know how important sleep is. If you don't, just go without it for a few days and see what happens! Now consider the established consequences of chronic sleep problems: increased risk of hypertension, diabetes, obesity, depression, heart attack and stroke, among other health-related issues. Who's suffering? Anyone can experience sleep problems,
 
SCHOOL NEWS
Thursday, August 18, 2016
WAKE COUNTY Five finalists each have been announced for the 2016-17 principal and assistant principal of the year. Winners will be announced at an October 5 celebration. Principals: Kendra Culberson, Herbert Akins Elementary Camille Miller, Willow Springs Elementary Muriel Summers, Combs Magnet Elementary Christopher McCabe, Heritage Middle Anthony
 
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US government wants voter ID ruling enforced

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Whitfield on her new role in ‘Greenleaf’

Although Lynn Whitfield’s earliest aspiration was to become a ballerina, she knew at a

Fall season gets underway

New Fayetteville State women’s basketball coach Selena Coleman-King is holding tryouts