Illustration by Ron Rogers for The Chronicle Billy Ball Guest Columnist N.C. Rep. Garland Pierce, a Democrat from Scotland County and the chairman of the state’s Legislative Black Caucus, insists
(pictured above: Submitted Photo Rudolph Boone plays the trumpet with the band during his service in the Army.) The band rooms at local historically black high schools may soon bear the
MLK Breakfast to tackle timely themes Is racism America’s Berlin Wall? Ernie Pitt, publisher of The Chronicle, is presenting this question as the topic for discussion at the newspaper’s 2015 Dr.
(pictured above: WSSU Photo WSSU DPT students pose after their recent White Coat ceremony.) The lack of African Americans in Winston-Salem State University’s three-year-old Doctor of Physical Therapy program caused a
Personal stories highlight YWCA initiative (pictured above: Gateway YWCA Board Member LaShonda Hairston speaks on the history of the Historic Oak Grove
We are disheartened by last week’s U.S. Department of Education report that shows our kids – black boys and girls
In Winston-Salem, like in countless cities across the South during the Jim Crow era, black students fought against the odds
The documentary “180 Days: A Year Inside An American High School” will be shown on PBS in two parts on March