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Obama marks Selma March milestone

    Obama marks Selma March milestone

(Above: AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin- President Barack Obama, fourth from left, listens to Rep. John Lewis, (D-Ga.), as he speaks about “Bloody Sunday” as they and the first family, civil right

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Column: Don’t forget the life and legacy of Malcolm X at 50th memorial

    Column: Don’t forget the life and legacy of Malcolm X at 50th memorial

By Ron Daniels, Guest  Columnist The 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday, the Selma -to-Montgomery March, and the passage of the historic Voting Rights Act of 1965 and Dr. Martin Luther King

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‘Goodnight, Sweet Princess’

    ‘Goodnight, Sweet Princess’

(pictured above: First Lady Michelle Obama speaks.) Around the nation and across the world, she was known and praised as an icon – a woman who demonstrated the best of humanity

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Free At Last

    Free At Last

Local rally recalls historic March on Washington Lenoir native Louise Lash’s grandmother worked as a maid but was not allowed to enter the front door at the home of the

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The Dream 50 years later

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the great “March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.” It was there, at

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The Legends Cometh

    The Legends Cometh

(Pictured Above: Former WSSU Women’s Basketball Coach Alfred Harvey (left) poses with former Athletic Director Al Roseboro.) Former hardcourt stars enshrined

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McCorkle lauded for breaking college’s color line

    McCorkle lauded for  breaking college’s color line

Fifty years ago, James McCorkle stepped onto the campus of Guilford College and forever changed the course of the school’s

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Legal Aid marks 50 years of advocacy

    Legal Aid marks 50 years of advocacy

Legal Aid of North Carolina (LANC) celebrated its 50th anniversary last Thursday in the city where it began. Winston-Salem’s Milton

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