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Registration now open for 4 Quarters Basketball Camp in Durham  WTVD-TV

Registration is now open for the 4 Quarters Basketball Camp in Durham.

Lennar Adds Innovative New Towhnome And Single-Family Home Options At Copley Farms In Durham, NC  Yahoo Finance

DURHAM, N.C., May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Lennar, one of the nation's leading homebuilders celebrates the early success of Copley Farms, located just five ...

Lennar Adds Innovative New Townhome And Single-Family Home Options At Copley Farms In Durham, NC  PRNewswire

DURHAM, N.C., May 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Lennar, one of the nation's leading homebuilders, celebrates the early success of Copley Farms, located just five ...

25-year-old arrested after bringing handgun to Durham high school, officials say  WTVD-TV

A 25-year-old man was arrested after bringing a handgun to the campus of Southern High School Friday afternoon.

Southern High worker fired after accusation of inappropriate interaction with student  The Herald-Sun

The Durham Public Schools fired Tuesday, March 6 an employee at the Southern School of Energy and Sustainability accused of 'inappropriate interaction' with ...

A Durham mom went with her son to in-school suspension. She wasn’t happy with what she saw.  The Herald-Sun

A Durham mother's Facebook post about her son's in-school suspension went viral Thursday, prompting discussions about fair punishment and the school-to ...

Back at Southern Durham, ex-UNC, NBA player David Noel is ready for new challenge as a coach  The Herald-Sun

First-year Southern basketball coach David Noel is starting down a path his mentor and former coach Roy Williams knows very well.

From ACC players to high school coaches and teachers: New film explores life after hoops  The Island Packet

Three former North Carolina basketball stars who thrilled ACC fans with their hoop skills are now hoping to share how they've become Triangle high school ...

Ex-band director faces student sex charges

The former band director at Southern High School was charged Monday with having sex with students, police said.

Southern High School in Durham mourns death of 16-year-old student  WTVD-TV

A tragic loss at Southern High School in Durham has students and staff wearing red and sporting black satin ribbons in honor of 16-year-old Aaron Bagley.

In Durham, veteran legislator Michaux makes a first-time candidate the frontrunner  The Herald-Sun

North Carolina House race: Zack Hawkins, Durham Democrat who got longtime legislator Mickey Michaux endorsement for seat.

Durham Public Schools wanted to reduce suspensions. Instead they’re soaring  The Herald-Sun

Durham Public Schools see big increase in suspensions during first year under new Code of Student Conduct that was designed to reduce them.

Marvin Bagley III zigzagged his way to Duke and the NBA. Can his brother make it, too?  Lexington Herald-Leader

Basketball player Marcus Bagley hoped to increase his skills with the AAU team Nike Phamily. That's what older brother Marvin Bagley III did and was drafted ...

Man arrested after car chase hurt 2, including Durham County deputy  The Herald-Sun

Two people, including a Durham County deputy, were hurt after a Sheriff's Office car chase ended in a crash on Thursday Aug. 16, 2018. One person has been ...

Foster parents needed: Durham teen says his 'mom' made all the difference

Finding foster parents, especially for teenagers, is a challenge for social workers in the Triangle.

Book gives glimpse into local black history  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — As the last week of Black History Month nears, locals can get a look at a little of Scotland County Black History to enjoy anytime.

Schools are fighting to end bias in identifying gifted students. But is it working?  The Herald-Sun

Two area school districts are doing a better job of narrowing the “gifted gap” when compared to many others in North Carolina.

Football: Hillside vs. Southern Durham (Sept. 4, 2015)  HighSchoolOT

Southern Durham jumped on rival Hillside on Friday night, 39-26.

New Child Food Hub to help make sure kids won’t go hungry  The Herald-Sun

Food pantries at schools, child hunger relief programs like BackPack Buddies in Inter-Faith Food Shuttle Child Food Hub.

Not all DPS low-performing schools likely to get charter-like flexibility. See why.  The Herald-Sun

Durham Public Schools leaders have changed their minds about operating all of the district's 14 low-performing schools under the state's Restart school reform ...

Ex-band director pleads guilty to student sex charges

The former band director at Southern High School was placed on probation Wednesday after pleading guilty to having sex with two students.

5 ways to help bright low-income students excel  News & Observer

Experts offer these ideas to counter disparities in how high- and low-income students are treated when they are scoring above grade level.

Durham comic book author hopes to inspire young girls  WTVD-TV

Jazmin Truesdale is the creator of Aza Comics. A storyline with women superheroes as the focus.

2 Durham schools to get charter-like flexibility under state’s ‘Restart’ model  The News & Observer

Durham Public wants to operate only two of its 14 low-performing schools under the state Restart Reform Model, which allows schools to be run using ...

Support Dudley High School's Marching Band of Thunder  WFMY News 2

The Dudley High School Marching Band of Thunder is raising money for the school's music programs.

Deputies to carry overdose-reversal drug in some Durham schools. Which ones are they?  The News & Observer

Sheriff's Office deputies will make naloxone kits available in some Durham public schools.

Broughton High School gets a new leader  News & Observer

On Tuesday, the Wake County school board named Elena Ashburn as Broughton High School's new principal, replacing Stephen Mares.

Durham 16-year-old jailed on rape charge

Authorities have charged a 16-year-old from Durham with first-degree rape and other charges in connection with accusations that he also choked the alleged ...

The past is present in black America -- Henry Pankey  The News & Observer

Former Durham Public Schools Principal of the Year Henry Pankey (Southern High School) writes about violence against black America.

4/17 Letters: The proposed electric vehicle tax doesn’t make much sense.  Raleigh News & Observer

Why should my electric vehicle cost me four times as much in taxes?

Durham's Bull City Connector Could Soon See the End of the Road  The Independent Weekly

On Thursday, the Durham City Council will hear about a proposed revamp of Durham's bus system that might not include a free bus *service* like the Bull City ...

Sankofa Farms Plants Seeds of Empowerment for Black Youth in Durham  The Independent Weekly

Kamal Bell remembers what it's like to grow up in a food desert in Durham. In the nineties, he lived on the northeast side with his parents and older brother, in a ...

Project SEARCH opens the doors of possibility for its students  Durham Herald Sun

Project SEARCH is a secondary transition training program for cognitively disabled students.

NC needs more people to build stuff. How one college and women are stepping up.  The News & Observer

Angela Cacace left a successful career in barbering to start her own construction business and enrolled in the Building Construction Technologies program at ...

Doctor, lawyer and educators want to be NC schools superintendent  Charlotte Observer

They may get overlooked in the frenzy of a presidential election year, but five people are seeking North Carolina's top education job.

Schools lockdown lifted as Durham police search for suspect

Authorities have captured one man and are searching for another who shot at law enforcement officers during a chase from Granville County to Durham, ...

On Education: North Carolina Turns Its Best Students Into Good Teachers  New York Times

John Williams III of Durham, N.C., is an example of the state's success in taking its best students and turning them into public school teachers.

Sexton: Henry Pankey's qualifications for N.C. superintendent more than just a kids’ book  Winston-Salem Journal

On paper, Henry Pankey's candidacy for state superintendent of schools looks like a joke.

Who Wants to Be a City Council Member? Durham Is Currently Taking Applications.  The Independent Weekly

The Durham City Council bid farewell on Monday to longtime mayor Bill Bell and three membersCora Cole-McFadden, Eddie Davis, and Don Moffittas new ...

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Fuquay-Varina leaders seek new schools sooner rather than later  News & Observer

Like much of the rest of western Wake County, Fuquay-Varina is poised to experience some busy years of school construction.

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Will Durham’s next City Council member be Latino?  The Herald-Sun

At least three Latino residents of Durham, among others, will seek the vacant Durham City Council seat.

UNC Basketball Reunion Photos and Videos  247Sports

The North Carolina basketball alumni reunion included a golf outing, the unveiling of Roy Williams Court, and a lot of pick-up on Saturday.

‘He could be a world champ,’ veteran ring trainer Turner says of The Bull City Bully  The News & Observer

Don Turner, who once trained Evander Holyfield, is now training Durham's Marko “The Bull City Bully” Bailey who will fight for North Carolina Lightweight ...

Autopsy: Woman shot eight times in RTP murder-suicide

An autopsy of the third Durham woman killed in an apparent murder-suicide in Research Triangle Park in June reveals that she was shot at least eight times.

OBITUARIES AUG. 26 – SEPT. 2, 2018  BereaOnline

Larry Robert “Robbie” Todd, age 46, husband of Candace Vaughn Todd, died Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018 at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. Robbie ...

3 Republicans, 2 Democrats run for NC schools chief  Charlotte Observer

Democrat June Atkinson is running for a fourth term. The challengers. Henry J. Pankey is opposing Atkinson in the Democratic primary. Mark Johnson, J. Wesley ...

Life-long friends died together in quadruple shooting

Authorities do not believe drugs or gangs were a factor in the deaths of four people on a Research Triangle Park road late Friday.

Matt Sears  The Independent Weekly

Name as it Appears on the Ballot: Matt Sears. Full legal name, if different: Matthew Mitchell Sears. Date of Birth: March 5, 1979. Campaign Web Site: ...

Danielle Adams - Durham County Soil & Water Supervisor  The Independent Weekly

Name as it appears on the ballot: Danielle Adams. Campaign website: Phone number: (919) 685-7856.

Charlotte City Council | New member Dimple Ajmera  Charlotte Observer

Charlotte City Council member Dimple Ajmera came to the United States from India when she was 16 and neither she nor her parents spoke English.

Tight races, large turnout – and voters’ true feelings  News & Observer

Voter turnout and precinct status updates from the Triangle and North Carolina, in real time, as final ballots are cast on Election Day 2016.

One month a slave: the case of Lewis Little  Workers World

Durham, N.C. — It was late evening on July 15, 2013, when 19-year-old North Carolina Central University sophomore Lewis James Little was finally released ...

Controversial Group Removes Board Names From Website Amid Complaints  Chronicle of Philanthropy

A controversial charity-leadership group that has blanketed nonprofit workers nationwide with emails soliciting membership for its Board of Governors recently ...

New generation steps up to lead the Triangle  News & Observer

A new generation of community leaders is making its presence felt in the Triangle. The changing of the guard reflects the changing area.

Katie Locklier  The Independent Weekly

Full Legal Name: Katie Lyn Locklier. Name as it Appears on the Ballot: Katie Locklier. Office Sought/District: Durham County Soil & Water Conservation District ...

Your Participation is Mandatory: The INDY's 2016 Primary Endorsements  The Independent Weekly

As we write this, we don't know the results of Super Tuesday's primaries. But we do know that, regardless of what's happening at the top of the ticket, the March ...

1951 Duke-Temple Game Broke Color Barriers

Dec. 1, 1951 Game Believed to be First Integrated Basketball Contest in the South.

Arrests - News  Burlington Times News

Drug chargesCameron Warren, 20, of 3914 Overland Heights, Greensboro, was charged Saturday with possession with intent to sell or distribute marijuana and ...

History lesson | Basketball Preview  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

It's been more than 60 years since Bill French and the Rinveyville Red Devils won a region title, but French's memories of winning a championship haven't ...

Wake Forest Football Roster Breakdown: Wideouts and Tight Ends  Blogger So Dear

via (Bob Hebert) Today is segment three of our two-week analysis of the 2012-13 Wake Forest football roster. The previous two days ...

Donald Trump Wins the Presidential Race  The Atlantic

The Republican candidate pulls off a stunning upset, as his party retains control of both houses of Congress.

Sumner County obituaries  The Tennessean

Obituaries that ran in Gallatin News Examiner or The Hendersonville Star News.

Obituaries May 17-24, 2015  Berea Online

Arturo Meza Chavez, 40, of Berea, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015. He was born in La Union Aguacalientes, Mexico on January 24, 1975, son of Salvador Meza ...

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