People

NCCU professor will trek 10,000 miles for mental health awareness

Robert Horne, who teaches in the NCCU School of Education, left Thursday on a motorcycle ride that will see him practically circle the United States.

Panthers fire GM Dave Gettleman 

Gettleman’s tenure was marked by a series of unpopular moves, including releasing veteran leaders.

Meet Seivelle Boayue, Qcitymetro’s new beauty columnist

My goal is to connect with Charlotte-area readers and industry professionals on topics related to style, health and beauty.

Jay-Z announces 4:44 Tour will stop in Charlotte

The rap mogul will perform in the Qcity on November 16 to promote his latest studio album.

Mecklenburg’s interim health director says she wants to be inclusive, forward looking

Harris, 65, was hired under a six-month contract after the forced resignation of Dr. Marcus Plescia, the county’s outgoing health director.

NCCU professor will trek 10,000 miles for mental health awareness

Robert Horne, who teaches in the NCCU School of Education, left Thursday on a motorcycle ride that will see him practically circle the United States.

Johnson Akinleye named 12th chancellor of North Carolina Central

Akinleye had been leading the Durham campus on an interim basis since November 2016, following the death of former Chancellor Debra Saunders-White.

Dwight Howard looks forward to upcoming season with Hornets 

Dwight Howard knows his NBA image has become tarnished. He knows that, at age 31, some people consider him to […]

Russell Simmons reflects on success and entrepreneurship

The co-founder of Def Jam sat down with Reuters to talk about how he went from a modest boyhood in New York City to becoming a master of all trades.

Scene at the 2nd Annual AKA Denim & White Day Affair

The ladies of the Alpha Lambda Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated hosted the event to raise funds for Ethnic-Minority Scholarships and other annual contributions.

News & Buzz

Benedict College student found dead in Lancaster County pond

The rising sophomore was last seen early Wednesday when surveillance footage showed him hopping a fence near the place where...

Entertainment

A peek inside Firehouse Bar & Lounge, soon to be Charlotte’s newest hot spot

Owner Clarence Boston said he hopes the lounge, located near Bank of America Stadium, will attract young professionals of all...

Commentary

I can’t keep rolling my eyes at today’s headlines; it’s starting to hurt

Is it just me, or is the constant drum beat of social media starting to make us loopy?

Health

It’s never too late to get back on the health bandwagon

As humans, we are prone to get distractions. But when it comes to nutrition and exercise, it's never too late...

Faith

‘Slave labor’ alleged at North Carolina Church 

Sixteen former members from Brazil told the Associated Press that they were made to work while being subjected to physical...

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