Archive for May 2009

Empowering Women

by Carrie “Arlene” Young-Hall Women of the world today should stand up and take a bow: it is through our own hard work, dedication, and Read more »

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Empowering You to BeThe Best

by Carrie “Arlene” Young-Hall Gifting without growth produces ineffectiveness. You can be great – even the best – at something, but if you never try Read more »

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Sisters Informing Sisters About AIDS

Aminah Harden, MPH – WNCAP Photo: Urban News Aminah Harden, MPH – WNCAP Staff reports WNCAP – the Western North Carolina AIDS Project – has Read more »

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Aesthetic Gallery of Fine Art

Brenda Macauley, founder of Aesthetic Art Gallery.   Photo: Urban News Groundbreaking Art Treasures From Around the World Staff reports The mission of the Aesthetic Art Read more »

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Educator – Author – Activist: Clare Hanrahan

Clare Hanrahan, one of Asheville’s anti-war activists.   Photo: Urban News Empowering People to Speak on Behalf of Others by Mike Hopping Clare Hanrahan is one Read more »

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Guiding Support

Tracy Keene, M.A. Licensed Professional Counselor.   Photo: Urban News Helping Individuals Through Life’s Challenges Staff reports Tracy Keene graduated from the School Clinical Psychology of Read more »

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Engaging Health Advocates Throughout the Community

J. Nelson-Weaver, director of Health Partners.   Photo: Urban News Staff reports J. Nelson-Weaver is director of Health Partners, a non-profit community health coalition that serves Read more »

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Celebrating Five Generations of Women

Staff reports Pictured are Ms. Bessie (center), oldest daughter Shirley (back-right), Shirley’s daughter Sherrie (left), Sherrie’s daughter Shatikqua (front-right), and Shatikqua’s daughter Ja’Meriyah (seated with Read more »

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Nuclear Engineering Firm to Bring Jobs to Charlotte

Staff Reports Toshiba America Nuclear Energy Corp., a nuclear power plant engineering and construction management company, will open its national project management and engineering center Read more »

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Verita Woods, Exceptional Educator

Mrs. Verita Woods, Director of Shaw University Asheville CAPE.   Photo: Urban News by Sarah Williams Mrs. Verita Woods has been an educator for most of Read more »

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