Atlanta is about to lose its first lingerie-wearing women’s football team, and guess where published reports say the team is heading next.
Lingerie football team moving to the Qcity
Tell Obama how you are making your community better
The White House has set up a Web page where volunteers can share their stories. Winning entries will be featured later.
A device women can stand up for
Finding a nice, clean restroom isn’t always possible. I found a product that makes those urgent bathroom breaks a bit less frightening.
Alphas to Obama: Create a council on men and boys
The world’s oldest black Greek-lettered organization wrote to Obama after the president last month established the White House Council on Women and Girls.
Bishop Anthony Jinwright indicted on tax evasion
A federal grand jury says the senior pastor of Greater Salem City of God filed false federal and state tax returns, evaded taxes and made false statements to federal agents, all while spending lavishly on expensive homes and cars.
Brian Freeland named CMS Teacher of the Year
Freeland, a history teacher at the New Technology School at Garinger, was chosen from among seven finalists. He said he grew up poor and saw education as his way out of poverty.
Black Political Caucus will take new direction, new chairwoman says
Gloria Rembert, elected Sunday to lead the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Black Political Caucus, said her goals are to rebuild public trust, recruit new members and increase voter outreach.
Historic building would house church CDC
Little Rock AME Zion Church wants to buy back the city-owned building that now houses the Afro-American Cultural Center. The building would house many of the church’s community service programs.
In memory: Mark Benjamin Sharpe
Mr. Sharpe, 98, was given the "Order of the Long Leaf Pine," North Carolina’s highest civilian award.
In memory: Raymond Edward Wooley
Mr. Wooley attended N.C. A&T and was a member of St. Marks United Methodist Church since 1971.
Hill Harper is coming to the Qcity
The actor and author will sign books May 9 at the Afro-American Cultural Center.
JCSU freshman wins CIAA Women’s Tennis Player of the Year
Cameron Chatman, who grew up in High Point, had a 13-0 record in conference play. She became the second freshman to win CIAA Player of the Year.
King family gets $800k from D.C. memorial project
The family of Martin Luther King Jr. has charged a foundation for using his image in a fundraising campaign to build a national monument to the slain civil rights leader.
Healthy feet require care and attention
As a licensed nail technician, I see firsthand the effects of feet neglect. It’s not a pretty sight.