Kappas bar-hop for breast cancer cure

The Kappas annual event this year will stop at three popular watering holes in the SouthPark area. proceeds to benefit the Susan G. Komen for the Cure.

By austin | October 10, 2009

Gala to celebrate life of Valerie Woodard

Woodard, 56, was a Mecklenburg commissioner when she died Oct. 3, 2008, from a rare blood disorder.

By austin | October 10, 2009

CMS offers “Can We Talk?” workshops

The workshops are designed to give families tips for having successful parent-teacher conferences.


By austin | October 9, 2009

Cornel West to discuss his new book

The author and lecturer is coming to the uptown Knight Theater to discuss his latest work,  "Brother West: Living and Loving Outloud, a Memoir."

By austin | October 8, 2009

Black Chamber to host business breakfast

Qcity businessman Stoney Sellars will offer practical advice to entrepreneurs and those aspiring to become one.

By austin | October 8, 2009

Chocolate Drops string band to perform

This trio performs traditional African-American string-band music originating in the Carolina Piedmont.

By austin | October 8, 2009

Soul Train Awards return

After a two-hiatus the popular award show will return honoring many in the music industry.

By austin | October 8, 2009

Hampton U. to recruit in Qcity

Students who submit all required admissions materials will be interviewed and receive admissions decisions on the spot. Merit-based scholarship determinations will be made.

By austin | October 8, 2009

Exhibit to showcase artwork of child soldiers

Exhibit to show artwork of child soldiers in Uganda

By austin | October 8, 2009

Usher won’t sign the “Papers”

The R& B singer delays his divorce.

By austin | October 8, 2009