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Jul. 27, 2015 @ 10:18 PM

Attorney outlines DSS policies to Roxboro Kiwanis

At the July 20  meeting of the Roxboro Kiwanis Club at Clarksville Station restaurant, Tom Fitzgerald spoke to the club concerning his role as attorney for the Person County Department of Social Services.


Jul. 04, 2015 @ 03:10 PM

The Links holds 21st annual fundraiser

The Triangle Park Chapter of The Links, Inc., recently held its 21st annual White Rose Luncheon: The Jazz Edition fundraiser at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill.


Jul. 04, 2015 @ 12:52 PM

Durham man wins “Vertical Mile Challenge”

Fourteen trail runners completed “The Vertical Mile Challenge,” a 17.6-mile extreme running event, on June 20 at Rocky Face Park, becoming the charter members of the “Vertical Mile Club.”


Jul. 04, 2015 @ 12:14 PM

Durham NAWIC installs new member

The Durham Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) installed new member Joelle Miller June 4 at the Millennium Hotel in Durham.


Jul. 04, 2015 @ 11:52 AM

Peggy Carney Troxell elected DAR vice president general

The nation’s capital recently welcomed more than 3,500 members of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) for its 124th annual Continental Congress.


Jul. 04, 2015 @ 11:40 AM

(DBL) DONS BASKETBALL LEAGUE, WEEK 3:

  • Game 1:  (3 - 0) DONS 48 vs.  (1 - 2) HORNETS 27
  • Game 2:  (0 - 3) FORCE 52 vs.  (2 - 1) BANDITS 64
  • Game 3:  (1 - 2) RATTLERS 56 vs.  (3 - 0) BULLS 59
  • Game 4:  (2 - 1) KNIGHTS 63 vs.  (1 - 2) WOLVES 32
  • Game 5:  (0 - 3) TITANS 47 vs.  (2 - 1) NUGGETS 48

Jun. 13, 2015 @ 12:40 PM

DONS basketball league kicks off first week

The 2013 & 2014 DBL Champions the Carolina Dons continued their winning streak.  


Jun. 13, 2015 @ 12:19 AM

City Ministries holds public safety day

On May 24, The City Ministries hosted the Annual Public Safety Day Program at Southern High School in Durham.


Jun. 10, 2015 @ 12:51 PM

RBC Bank, Southern High team up for Blue Water Day

RBC Bank awarded a $1,000 grant to the Bionomic Educational Training Center (BETC) in Durham, and its employees participated in a stream cleanup and installation of a rain garden at Southern High School on June 6.


May. 30, 2015 @ 03:31 PM

NAWIC Chapter installs 2 new members

The Durham Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) installed and welcomed two new members recently at the Millennium Hotel in Durham.


May. 30, 2015 @ 02:15 PM

Durham Hurricanes are state champs

The Durham Hurricanes 9th Grade (15U) boys team won the Division 1 State Championship recently.


May. 20, 2015 @ 01:28 PM

Durham Woman’s Club officers installed

Durham Woman’s Club officers for the 2015-17 term were installed at the May meeting by Gay Warren, the General Federation of Women’s Clubs state president. Warren presented each woman with the “key” of her office.


May. 18, 2015 @ 09:28 AM

Former Southern player in Singapore championship win

Jerel Chavis, a former Southern High School basketball player, was a member of the team that recently won the Pro-Am SBL South East Asia Basketball Championship game in Singapore.


May. 16, 2015 @ 03:39 PM

The Links welcomes new members

The Triangle Park Chapter of the Links, Inc., recently welcomed nine new members including: Katrina Howard Avery, Durham; Lorie-Ann Lee-Carter, Durham; Dr. Karrie Gibson Dixon, Chapel Hill; Chanda Douglas-Ward, Durham; Joelle McAlpine Duren, Raleigh; Sen.Valerie Paige Foushee, Chapel Hill; Gloria Alston McNeil Durham; Diane Hewlett Pierce, Durham; and Gloria Carney Shealey, Chapel Hill.


May. 13, 2015 @ 10:33 AM

Mozgala earns Silver Award

Daisy Mozgala, a Girl Scout Cadette in Troop 3064, has earned her Silver Award, the second highest award in Girl Scouts. Over the past year, she worked with her troop to design, build, stock and install four Little Free Libraries for the Town of Chapel Hill. Daisy is shown here (third from left) with Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt officially installing the Little Free Library that she painted.