JCSU football player dies at his Maryland home

Stephen Seard died Saturday from complications caused by a seizure, his family told school officials. He played three seasons on the Golden Bulls' football team.
By admin | January 12, 2009

Eat with your iPhone at T1 Tapas


If high-tech gadgets turns you on, this Huntersville restaurant offers a unique experience. The food, however, was not so hot
By admin | January 10, 2009

Obama’s win brings big changes for black press

Editors say an Obama presidency will reshape print, Internet, radio and television coverage aimed at African-American audiences
By admin | January 9, 2009

Black women push for gentler hair products

Though millions of African American women have used relaxers, consumer groups and some consumers now demand safer products that are no less effective.
By admin | January 9, 2009

The preacher’s wife

Being married to a pastor is never easy, says Joan Thompson Miller. On Saturday, she will host an appreciation luncheon for first ladies. All denominations are welcomed
By admin | January 9, 2009

Number of unemployed in U.S. tops 11 million

The economy shed 524,000 jobs last month, completing a year that saw the U.S. labor market rival some of the nation's steepest recessions.
By admin | January 9, 2009

Obama’s mother-in-law to live in White House

It’s official: Marian Robinson, the 71-year-old mother-in-law of President-elect Barack Obama, will be moving into the White House, transition officials said on Friday.
By admin | January 9, 2009

Charles Barkley taking leave of absence from TNT

The announcement came hours after police said the 45-year-old former NBA star was legally drunk when arrested while driving Dec. 31 in Scottsdale, Ariz.
By admin | January 9, 2009

Johnny Lee Morrison dies at 68

For many years, Mr. Morrison was employed by the R.H. Bouligny Co. He retired as a machinist from Southeastern Machine Company
By admin | January 9, 2009

Panthers playoff pick and other predictions


With a perfect 5-0 record predicting NFL games, Jemal is making another guarantee
By admin | January 9, 2009