People

In Memory: Jimmy David Anderson Sr.

Mr. Anderson, 63, died at his Charlotte residence on Wednesday, Jan. 20.

In Memory: Robert L. “Buck” Newman

A homegoing celebration for Mr. Newman is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 23, at St. Paul Baptist Church in Charlotte.

In memory: Mable Berry

Mrs. Berry of Charlotte died Tuesday, Jan 19, 2010, at Carolina Medical Center-University.

In Memory: Kyone Vance

Kyone Vance was 6 days old when he died at Carolinas Medical Center.

In Memory: David A. Cotton

Mr. Cotton, 77, of Charlotte, died Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at Golden Living Center of Charlotte.

In Memory: Robert Lee Newman

Mr. Newman, 64, of Charlotte, died Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, at Carolinas Medical Center.

In Memory: Elder Allen Franklin Bell

Mr. Bell, a retired auto shop owner and assistant pastor at Mount Zion Church of God in Christ, died Jan. 2, 2010.

In memory: Frances Little

Mrs. Little, 71, died Saturday, Jan. 1, 2010, at Levine & Dickson Hospic House.

In memory: F.J. Ruff

Mr. Ruff, 94, died Sunday, Jan. 3, 2010, at Charlotte Health Care Center.

 

In Memory: Isoleen Velois Harper

Ms. Harper, 99, died Monday, Jan. 4 at her Charlotte home.

In memory: Ruth Mae Martin

Mrs. Martin, 71, died Thursday, Dec. 10, at Presbyterian Hospital in Charlotte.

In memory: James Davis Jr

Mr. Davis passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 3, 2009.

In memory: Janie M. Ross

Mrs. Ross, beloved mother, grandmother and sister, died Wednesday, Dec. 2.

In memory: Wyatt D. Pratt

Mr. Pratt, 61, of 5401 Leaford Court, Charlotte, died Thursday, Dec. 3, 2009.

In memory: Delores Welch Brower

Mrs. Browner, 54, died Tuesday, Dec. 1, at Carolinas Medical Center.

News & Buzz

Gantt Center gets $100,000 gift from Day Runner, a black-owned startup

Gantt Center officials said the money will be used to expand programming, especially programming that benefits children.

Entertainment

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Voices

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

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Health

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Faith

Churches must do more to promote health and healing, says World Council of Churches official

Dr. Mwai Makoka, in Charlotte to study Mecklenburg County's Village HeartBEAT program, said the church must “embrace a new paradigm”...

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