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James Avent Jr, the first African American student to integrate Kiser Middle School, signs the beam. Photo by Ivan Saul Cutler, Carolina Peacemaker. Guilford County Schools (GCS) celebrated two …

In unofficial results from Tuesday’s March 5th primaries, there were few surprises as the Democratic and Republican winners for N.C. governor, lt. governor, state attorney general, state …

2024 political candidate signs at the Barber Park Early Voting Site. Photo by Ivan Saul Cutler/Carolina Peacemaker. The first polls opened on March 5, with 15 states voting in the primary elections …

Amari Bailey heads toward the basket in the paint. In front of its third sell-out crowd of the season, the Greensboro Swarm, the NBA G League affiliate of the Charlotte Hornets, shot over 50 percent …

Event attendees sample an assortment of foods. Photo by Ivan Saul Cutler/Carolina Peacemaker. In a vibrant celebration of history and flavors, The City of Greensboro’s Ad-hoc Committee on African …

North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University Chancellor Dr. Harold L. Martin Sr. breaks ground for the new Bluford Residence Hall alongside Jazlynn Smith, an A&T student and president of …

NAACP Gate City Youth Council leader Malcolm Johnson at booth for Party at the Polls, Early Voting, Barber Park. Ivan Saul Cutler/Carolina Peacemaker. Low voter turnout at two early voting sites in …

Dance yourself to good health

Dancing is something just about anyone can do. It gets the body moving and it is fun. Dancing two to three times a week is good for the body. The excitement of 2024 and the promises you have made to …

A&T junior guard Jordan Dorsey (#21) breezes past defenders. Dorsey had a double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds against Delaware University. Photo by Kevin Dorsey/Carolina Peacemaker. It was …

Movie Review: I.S.S.

Ariana DeBose stars as astronaut Dr. Kira Foster in the sci-fi thriller “Blast off!”. Photo courtesy of Netflix.[/caption] Blast off! This gripping sci-fi/dra/thr holds attention from the moment …

Shirley and Henry Frye surrounded by grand-and great-grandchildren. (L-R) Grandson in-law Brandon L. Hairston, granddaughter Jordan C. Frye Hairston, great-grandchildren Brandon and Avery Hairston, …

Bishop William J. Barber remains focused not only on voting rights here in North Carolina and across the country, but also human rights around the world. Last weekend, the first after the …

St. Augustine’s Terrell Robinson (#227) was named the Men’s Track Athlete of the Year. Robinson won the 60m dash with a time of 6.68 seconds. Photo by Joe Daniels/Carolina Peacemaker.[/caption] …

Early voting in Guilford County

Over the next 11 months, voters across the country will head to the polls to elect the next President, members of Congress, Governors, and many other leaders who will decide on legislation that will …

His Excellency, Robert Mugabe, president of Zimbabwe, Henry Frye, justice on the N.C. Supreme Court and Dr. Joe Louis Dudley, president and founder of Dudley Products. Peacemaker Archives. “I am, I …

Members of the Beta Iota Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated gather at Barber Park for the unveiling of a park bench. This unveiling was the culmination of several celebrations …

N.C. A&T State University Chancellor Dr. Harold L. Martin Sr. recognizes James Barnhill with a special award. Barnhill is the sculptor of February One Monument and a retired A&T art professor. Photo …

Killer Mike, Beat Rap Album winner This year’s Grammy Awards included powerful performances from the likes of Stevie Wonder, Fantasia, Joni Mitchell and more, and Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter was …

A&T freshman center Paris Locke heads to the basket for a score. Locke finished the game with four points and six rebounds in the Aggies’ CAA victory over Elon. Photo by Joe Daniels/Carolina …

Bakari Sellers addresses the issue of affordable housing during a conference on the campus of North Carolina A&T State University, Harrison Auditorium Photo by Ivan Saul Cutler/ Carolina Peacemaker. …

A&T Awards Human Rights Medal

Naeema Muhammad, The 2024 Human Rights Medal, the North Carolina A&T State University’s highest honor for contributions to civil rights, civil liberties and/or human rights, was awarded to Naeema …

With just over six weeks to go before the 2024 March 5th gubernatorial primaries (three weeks before Feb. 15th early voting), leading Republican candidate Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson finds himself the …

The Big Hair Ball

The 12th Annual Big Hair Ball: A Couture Finale… Let’s Play is a glamorous glimpse of the creatively intense preparation of haute models and designs. This year’s Big Hair Ball was the grand …

Judge James Dever The federal judge hearing arguments against a N.C. state Senate redistricting map has thus far refused to stop it from being used in the 2024 elections. Attorneys for two African …

The 2024 City of Greensboro Human Rights Commission’s MLK Breakfast was held January 15 at the Sheraton Greensboro/Koury Convention Center. The theme was ‘Inspired to Dream’ and featured …

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