Archive for May 2014

Senses, Minds and Hearts are Fuel for Read to Succeed Program

After President Barack Obama was elected in 2008, Isaac Coleman, Catherine Alter, and a few friends from WNC for Change were ready for a new Read more »

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Tour of Fragile 13th Amendment Document Ending Slavery

Many African Americans consider Juneteenth (June 19) the date in 1865 when the last slaves learned that the 13th Amendment had been passed—and they were Read more »

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Primary Election Results: Surprises and No Surprises

By Moe White North Carolina voters went to the polls May 6—and during the 10-day early voting period that preceded election day—and solidly supported some Read more »

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Youth Leadership Conference for Social Justice

This year’s theme is “Rep My City” The Civil Rights Movement is one of the defining events in American history, providing a bracing example of Read more »

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OBAMACARE: The Best Thing Since Cotton Candy!

by Johnnie Grant Some say it’s really good, while other say it just wasn’t ready to be rolled out. The government even shut down because Read more »

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Scholarships for Entrepreneurial Scholars Camps

The WNC Minority Enterprise Development Committee (MED) will offer four scholarships for minority students to attend the Small Business Center at AB Tech’s Young Entrepreneurial Read more »

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Asheville City Schools Participates in Summer Food Services Program

Asheville City Schools will again participate in the National School Lunch Program, under which meals are provided to eligible children free of charge throughout the Read more »

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So You Want to Be an Entrepreneur!

A workshop will be conducted by Dr. Joseph Fox, Chair, Business Administration Department & Coordinator of the Minority Student Leadership Academy at A-B Tech. Proceeds Read more »

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2014 Debutante Presentation

by Sarah Williams The 62nd Debutante Presentation by Beta Lambda Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority was held at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 26, Read more »

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Page & Screen – May 2014

reviews by Sharon L. Shervington Together Mary Higgins Clark and James Patterson have sold hundreds of millions of books. Each is a force to be Read more »

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