The Rev. Jeremiah Wright preached about an outsider’s faith in a sermon Tuesday night at Peace Missionary Baptist Church in Durham. It was part of two days of speaking events for the Apex School of Theology. Wright is pastor emeritus of Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago, and who received national attention as pastor of the church the Obamas attended.
North Carolina starting cornerbacks Des Lawrence and Brian Walker and reserve defensive backs M.J. Stewart and Donnie Miles will all serve one-game suspensions during the season opener against Liberty due to a “violation of team policy,” coach Larry Fedora said Wednesday.
About 40 members of the community met Wednesday at C.W. Stanford Middle School to begin what could be considered a daunting task.
In March 2011 the Durham-based Off the Hook Crochet Guild “yarn bombed” Major the Bull, the sculpture in CCB Plaza downtown. The volunteer organization wrapped the city symbol with several panels made of brightly colored yarn.
Durham’s incoming district attorney says he’ll make prosecuting violent offenders a high priority when he takes office next week.
Rivals don't play until Feb. 18 this season
A big move to take a job at Duke University proved more so and made such an impression on Thomas F. DeFrantz, that he named his new dance after that journey.
Dozens of Duke Divinity School students and faculty gathered at the school’s convocation Tuesday morning to show support for the LGBTQ community after an alleged conflict at the school’s orientation.
The number of UNC-Chapel Hill students transported to the hospital with alcohol-related health issues during the first week of school has drawn the eye of the university’s Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life and Community Involvement.
New coach, new season for Eagles looking to bury both the past and their opponents
A spokesman for the football team said that the school is investigating what Yahoo Sports called a “training camp hazing incident” that escalated into a “group assault” on walk-on wide receiver Jackson Boyer, a redshirt freshman from Chapel Hill.
Blue Devils have two sophomore starters at cornerbacks, two freshmen backing them up; More young players at safety slots
The Blue Devils like their young and talented defensive backs; Sirk in line to replace Connette, Revamped offensive line ready, Reeves, Schneider set to replace Deaver
While starting QB not yet announced, other position battles have been decided
TWO TIERS, ONE FIELD
If it’s late summer, the Durham Bulls must be winning.
Monday night, with a 4-2 victory over the visiting Gwinnett Braves, the Bulls clinched the International League’s South Division title.
President Obama plans to appoint National Public Radio’s Nina Totenberg to the United States Supreme Court.
Not really, of course.
When Durham resident James Wilson’s lawn mower failed several weeks ago, he said he wanted to find a lawn service without flipping through the phonebook.
He had a half-acre of grass to cut, which had grown to around 8 inches tall.
But, he discovered he could solve his problem with a smartphone app.
Honeygirl Meadery, which will produce varieties of mead, a honey-based alcoholic beverage, is set to open on Oct. 24 at 105 Hood St.
It's been more than half a century since the theory -- yes the theory -- was floated that saturated fats caused heart disease, and food manufacturers slowly started to remove fat. In the 1990s you watched as "Low Fat" and No Fat" started popping up on grocery store shelves like dandelions in a field.
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My poor mother.
Growing up, I tormented both parents. Criminally lazy, I did my very few chores only after the threat of bodily harm. I took evil delight in pushing my brother’s buttons (most of which I’d installed). I’d try to see how many kids I could drive with in my 1971 Dodge Dart Swinger, Lancelot (the record stands at 11). My religion was “Question Authority.”