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While Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is most often recognized as a civil rights leader and activist, few can forget his start began in the pulpit of the church. The 18th Annual Martin Luther …

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. As President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamila Harris traverse the country these days trying to reenergize their once considerable Black voter support, conservative …

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Event January 15, 7:30 a.m. Koury Convention Center, 3121 W. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro The annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Event is hosted by the Human Rights …

10 Best Films of 2023

As 2023 ends, this year’s best films are vying for awards that will crescendo with the Oscar race. Film fans don’t have to watch from the sidelines. They can join the fun and view them all in …

Swarm guard Jaylan Sims (#30) leaps toward the basket in traffic. Sims finished with 14 points, five rebounds and four assists in the Swarm’s win over the Windy City Bulls.[/caption]The Greensboro …

New Zion Missionary Baptist Church Pastor William F. Wright Jr., left, Shiloh Baptist Church Pastor W. Steve Allen, Trinity AME Zion Church Pastor Daran Mitchell, and St. Matthews United Methodist …

Sergeant Philip Dale Nix. Courtesy photo Greensboro Police. The City of Greensboro is reeling after the weekend shooting death of Greensboro Police Officer, Sergeant Philip Dale Nix at a Sheetz gas …

Bengals and Golden Eagles Win HAECO Titles

Ben L. Smith High School players, cheerleaders and coaches pose with the HAECO Championship banner. Photo by Joe Daniels / Peacemaker Sports. GDS 55, Bishop McGuinness 33 (Women) The Greensboro Day …

Remembering the Icons We Lost in 2023

In a year of achievements and setbacks, 2023 said goodbye to several significant personalities who left a lasting impression on the entertainment, sports, civil rights and art industries. Their …

Happy Kwanzaa!

With the joyful customary welcome greeting, “Habari Gani,” Kwanzaa participants responded to “what’s in the news” with a thunderous, “Umoja,” or “unity,” the first of seven days …

Have a Happy Holiday Season

Make holiday memories this season. Use this festive time to check in with family members. During the holiday season, many people desire to be close to home and to the people who mean the most to …

47th HAECO Invitational Tournament

Carlos Neely, a junior guard finished with 10 points in the Panthers win over Bishop McGuinness in 2OT. Photosby Joe Daniels/ Carolina Peacemaker. The Greensboro Sports Council, in conjunction with …

Accolades to co-directors Jesse Short Bull and Laura Tomaselli for sending a clear message that America’s first inhabitants deserve respect and their territories too. [/caption] “Land back!” …

Bessemer Holiday of Love

Miss Residence Hall Association (RHA) 2023-2024 Latoria Jones, left, Bessemer Elementary Social Worker Vaness Jarmon, Mr. RHA 2023-2024 Christian Powell, Bessemer Counselor Tanya Dixon and N.C. A&T …

Oh Happy Day!

Ecstatic graduates of North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University cheer after being conferred their undergraduate degrees as Mister and Miss A&T (bottom right) observe. Photo by Ivan …

As expected, and a day before the filing deadline, Republican Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson filed as a candidate for N.C. governor in the 2024 elections. He joined other gubernatorial candidates, …

There has been a breakthrough in treatment for patients with Sickle Cell Anemia. It consists of a one-time infusion that will change the life of individuals with the illness. As the holidays are upon …

Bennett College students Samiya Green and Na’Kiya Thompson both accepted internships with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) as part of the department’s …

More than 200 community members concerned about youth and gun violence gathered at Warnersville Recreation Center for a discussion on how to address this sensitive topic. Facilitated by Det. …

Yes, North Carolina has already begun to use voter photo identification, but its constitutionality is still under litigation in federal court, and a federal judge is soon expected to determine a …

Image provided by the University of North Carolina School of the Arts Nutcracker performances are Thursday-Friday, Dec. 7-8, at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 9, at noon and 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday, Dec. …

Greensboro Holiday Parade 2023

The festive Holiday Season began in Greensboro with a colorful parade of dancers, prancers, and a gaggle of entertaining enhancers of all kinds. The drizzle failed to put a damper on the day’s best …

Southeast Alumnus Fred Whitfield Honored

State Senator Gladys Robinson, Fred Whitfield, wife Mary, brother CC Whitfield, State Representative Amos Quick. Seated: Janol Whitfield, Fred and CC’s mother. Photo by Joe Daniels/Carolina …

Bikes for Kids Visits Wiley

Happy third graders at Wiley Elementary School learn they are getting new bicycles. Photo by Ivan Saul Cutler/Carolina Peacemaker. Bikes for Kids began rolling into the screaming hearts of hundreds …

A&T Winter Wishes Celebration

The sounds of the season — festive songs of cheer and reverence with the rustling of gift wrapping — contributed to the joy of Winter Wishes, the annual North Carolina Agricultural & Technical …

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