Last week, more than 60 years since the landmark decision in Brown v. Board of Education, former educators and students sat down to talk about what life was like following the desegregation of schools here in Winston-Salem and Forsyth County and the current state of public education.
Class of ’71 turns 60 Members of the Atkins High School Class of 1971, the last class to graduate from the historically African American school before integration forced its closure,
In Winston-Salem, like in countless cities across the South during the Jim Crow era, black students fought against the odds
Residents point to significant local black history events over the last 100 years The city’s four-day Centennial Celebration, which began
When it comes to the integration of the University of Mississippi, Winston-Salem State University Professor Dr. Robert Herring III is