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EXHIBIT: Digital imagery and spoken word
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Ritual + Time Travel = Rebirth UNC Stone Center CHAPEL HILL — From January 29 through May 11, Ritual + Time Travel = Rebirth: Images and Words by Michael Platt and Carol Beane exhibition will take place in the Robert and Sallie Brown Gallery and Museum at the Sonja Haynes Stone Center. The exhibition features the work of Platt and his Beane. Long
 
Sunday morning still segregated
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
NASHVILLE – Sunday morning remains one of the most segregated hours in American life, with more than 8 in 10 congregations made up of one predominant racial group, a LifeWay Research study shows. And most worshipers, according to the study, seem to like it that way. Two-thirds of American churchgoers (67 percent) say their church has done enough to
 
The ideal pastor's wife
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
PENSACOLA, Fla. – What does the ideal pastor's wife look like? Believe it or not, every pastor's wife is one-of-a-kind. She's definitely not a clone of your previous pastor's wife or any other pastor's wife you know. God created her uniquely: her personality, giftedness, style, strengths and weaknesses. Don't fall for the rumor that there's a
 
RECIPE OF THE WEEK: Pop up wintertime fun
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Often defined as a time of quiet hibernation, winter is, in fact, one of the busiest times of the year. Consider the numerous celebratory occasions that begin with the harvest and continue on through the holidays and beyond, not to mention all the fun and frosty get-togethers prompted by skiing, skating and sledding. Keep popcorn on hand, and you're only
 
AACC returns for 14th year
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
RALEIGH – The African American Cultural Celebration just keeps getting bigger and better. Now in it 14th year, the AACC will end the month of January with a bang. The family-friendly event, named a “Top 20 Event” in 2014 by the Southeast Tourism Society, will be held Jan. 31, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the N.C. Museum of History in
 
11 NC agencies receive grants
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
RALEIGH – Eleven North Carolina-based nonprofits will have a greater impact in 2015 thanks to The Jandy Ammons Foundation, Inc. The local family foundation is giving $234,720 to help the nonprofits fund projects that will support active lifestyles, youth development and exploration. “Charitable organizations create valuable and needed
 
Know the facts about ovarian cancer
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Ovarian cancer, the eighth-most commonly diagnosed and the fifth-most common cause of cancer death for women in the United States, is sometimes called a "silent killer." There currently is no reliable screening method to detect ovarian cancer, and symptoms often go unnoticed. Early stages often present symptoms that are more commonly caused by other less
 
ORANGE COUNTY NEWS
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Orange County and Free Spirit Freedom will present a two-day event titled “Rural Schools for Colored Children—Path to Freedom,” as part of Black History Month celebrations. A photography exhibit and reception will take place at the Central Orange Senior Center Jan. 31, 3 to 5 p.m., at 103 Meadowland Drive in Hillsborough. The opening
 
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Open Mic & Spoken Word

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Social media, economics put power in the hands of young blacks

DURHAM – African-Americans are responsible for $1.1 trillion in consumer spending

Why daughters need fathers

The media and the academic community provide a wealth of information on why boys need their

Son of ex-slave who fought in Union army dies

RALEIGH – Luke Martin Jr., the son of an ex-slave and Civil War Union soldier, has died