Pedestrian killed in Monroe Road hit-and-run

Police believe the vehicle may have been a metallic gray Mitsubishi, possibly a four-door sedan, which suffered front-end damage and a broken driver’s-side mirror.

By admin | September 1, 2009

New music: Jay-Z and J. Cole

By Lindsay Pollard

We told you about "A Star Is Born." Now take a listen.

By admin | August 31, 2009

JCSU running back named CIAA Rookie of the Week

Dedrick Anderson of Winston-Salem rushed for 167 yards on 20 carries and scored a touchdown.

 JCSU drops season opener


By admin | August 31, 2009

Rainbow Reading ends

The PBS show that taught kids how to read is over after 26 years due to the lack of funding.

By admin | August 31, 2009

Chris Brown still loves Rihanna

The convicted singer says he doesn't remember beating Rihanna but still loves her.

By admin | August 31, 2009

Charlotte NAACP elects new president

The Rev. KoJo Nantambu, pastor of Green Oak Missionary Baptist Church, was picked to rebuild the troubled organization.

By admin | August 31, 2009

Former teacher wants black monuments at N.C. Capitol

Blacks make up 22 percent of the N.C. population, but only the Capitol's Vietnam War memorial depicts an African American.

By admin | August 31, 2009

Local NAACP will elect a new president today

The vote comes after months of controversy and efforts to revive the Qcity branch.

By admin | August 31, 2009

JCSU drops season opener 49-39

The Golden bulls lose in a shootout to West Virginia Institute of Technology. On Saturday they face the Vikings of Elizabeth City State University.

By admin | August 31, 2009

West End market opens for business

Organizers say they hope the Saturday-only market will lead to a permanent location where artists, farmers and craftsmen can sell their wares in an urban setting.

By admin | August 31, 2009