Surrounded by soybeans, hundreds of miles from home, 23 year-old Marko “Bull City Bully” Bailey trains with renowned, 78 year-old Don Turner who has trained 24 world champions. Bailey might be his 25th, if he wants to be. He faces Stevie “The Answer” Massey for the North Carolina Lightweight Championship on Thursday, Oct. 19, at the Durham Armory.
Watch University of North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams describe his reactions to the news that the NCAA would have no sanctions for UNC in the wake of their long-running investigation into academic issues.
University of North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams talks about coaching and recruiting while the school was being investigated by the NCAA. Williams talked with reporters at media day for the Tar Heels Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017.
The Orange County Republican Party held a press conference commemorating the one year anniversary of the firebombing of its headquarters in Hillsborough, NC, during which they denounced the action and renewed pleas for a confession. Speakers included current Orange County GOP Chairman Waddy Davis, former Orange County GOP Chairman Daniel Ashley, NCGOP Chairman Robin Hayes, and NCGOP Executive Director Dallas Woodhouse.
Students passing through the center of campus, the pit, shared their opinions about the report released Friday by the NCAA Committee on Infractions that did not sanction the institution with any penalties for a long-running scheme of bogus African Studies courses, ones that UNC’s accrediting agency found lacked integrity.
The attempted robbery happened when a man wearing a mask and armed with a gun entered Smoke 4 Less on Avondale Road around 8 p.m. The man fired a shot at an employee who then returned fire. The employee suffered a gunshot wound to his arm and the suspect fled without taking anything. He was described as a black male with a skinny build. He was wearing a black mask, dark clothing and brown Timberland boots.
Several dozen protesters held small signs demanding the removal of the Confederate 'Silent Sam' statue from the UNC campus as the university held its annual University Day ceremony in Chapel Hill on Oct. 12, 2017. Governor Roy Cooper and UNC Chancellor Carol Folt acknowledged the protesters during their speeches.
See how Durham mayoral candidates Farad Ali, Pierce Freelon and Steve Schewel reacted to the primary election results Tuesday night. Schewel held a strong lead throughout the evening, finishing with 51.2 percent of the vote. Ali came in second with 29.11 percent, eliminating Pierce Freelon.
Talking about sex may not be a regular part of your doctor-patient relationship, but it should be. This can be especially true for adolescents and young adults who are disproportionately impacted by sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).