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The Voice of the Black Community

Obama defends handling of veterans affairs issues

Charlotte Mayor Dan Clodfelter, from left, Sen. Kay Hagan greeting President Obama and Sen. Richard Burr greeting VA Secretary Robert McDonald.

Flags lowered to honor Richard Holden

Governor Pat McCrory issued a flag order Tuesday lowering all North Carolina flags to half-staff in honor of the late Col. Richard W. Holden Sr. of the N.C. State Highway Patrol.

Kid-run organization cultivates community

When Heven Rooks was 10 years old, she saw a homeless man begging for money.

More schools mixing beer, football at stadiums

Walk through the tailgate area at a college football stadium, and beer drinking is as common a sight as fans adorned in jerseys of their favorite players.

OPINION

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Differences in black and white

Public opinion polls confirm a fact that has been documented in instances ranging from the O.J. Simpson verdict to recent events in Ferguson: When it comes to race,

Trust between police and the community essential

Contrary to what some might think, the review of the Human Relations Commission and the Civilian Police Review Board recommendations has been beneficial for Durham

Upcoming Events

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Equestrian Exchange Event

Equestrian Exchange provides NC Largest Equine

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Youth Summit

Larry “LAK” Henderson, known as the

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Sorority News

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Eta Phi Zeta

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Ask Dr. Swiner: How worried should we be about Ebola

We’ve been saddened and scared by news of spreading Ebola in Africa and the two workers

Kid-run organization cultivates community

DURHAM – When Heven Rooks was 10 years old, she saw a homeless man begging for money. From

Affordable housing remains top priority in Chapel Hill

An affordable housing development proposed for Legion Road remains a top community priority, in