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Social media raising blacks’ influence and visibility
Thursday, October 20, 2016
NEW YORK – Black millennials are 11.5 million strong and leading a viral vanguard that is driving African-Americans' innovative use of mobile technology and closing the digital divide. Nielsen highlights this group in a new report, "Young, Connected and Black: African-American Millennials Are Driving Social Change and Leading Digital Advancement."
Long waits face early voters in battleground NC
Thursday, October 20, 2016
APEX – Voters in the key presidential battleground of North Carolina demonstrated keen interest on the first day of early voting, as some waited in line for more than an hour Thursday to cast ballots. Figures from the N.C. State Board of Elections show 137,341 ballots were cast across the state. In 2012, 166,943 ballots were cast on the first day of
Miss Hampton an advocate for full-figured women
Thursday, October 20, 2016
After decades of stick-thin Miss Hampton winners, Hampton student Nyia Fairley became one of the first full-figured women to win the pageant. The 21-year-old, first-year pharmacy student was selected by a panel of judges to be the face of the university. “I really feel like this rumor or this perception of what Miss Hampton University is, people have
PALUMBO POINTS: Vitamin B12 slows brain aging
Thursday, October 20, 2016
An important study appeared in the JAMA Psychiatry (a Journal of the American Medical Association) in June 2016, providing additional evidence that high blood levels of vitamin B12 can slow the shrinking of the brain that commonly occurs after age 60. Previous studies have shown that B12 and other B vitamins (folic acid and vitamin B6) can slow the rate of
Durham author debuts novel
Thursday, October 20, 2016
That Church Life By Teresa B. Howell Walking in Victory International The journal Howell kept to grieve her grandmother’s death uncovered a passion for writing she poured into her thought-provoking debut novel, “That Church Life,” which has gained the new author early recognition in the genre of Christian fiction. The novel chronicles
DLC ‘leaves table wide open’ for students’ future
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
DURHAM – Christopher’s last name sounds like the word “contour” but is spelled “Couture.” The brown-haired 22-year-old, clad in slacks and a deep blue button-down, smiled and looked away shyly as he explained the difficulty people have over spelling his last name. Couture is a student at the Durham Literacy Center and has
Roland Martin to speak at Shaw convocation
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
SHAW UNIVERSITY Acclaimed TV Journalist Roland Martin will keynote Shaw’s Founder's Day convocation Oct. 28, 10:45 a.m. at the Duke Energy Center for Performing Arts. Martin, host and managing editor of TV One’s daily news program, ‘NewsOne Now,’ is a highly sought-after pundit on political, social and cultural issues important to
JV football: Millbrook defeats Wakefield
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Millbrook freshman quarterback Sam Hood threw for three touchdowns to lead the Wildcats to a 54-13 victory over Wakefield in junior varsity action. Hood hit Junior Corona for 69 yards, Drew Johnson for 16 and Ben Williard for 2 yards. Also getting in on the scoring act was Benton Primm, who scored on a 40-yard reverse from Corona, Nathan Roeback (14 yards)
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