Nation's top high school sophomore center, 7-1 Thon Maker of Martinsburg, Va.'s Carlisle School, will be on hand for Monday night game. Games are scheduled throughout the day Saturday and Monday and feature area programs Hillside, Northerm, Riverside, Mount Zion Christian, Voyager Academy, Durham School of the Arts and Bull City Prep.
William Logan, principal of Hillside High School, was recognized as the 2014 Outstanding Young Educator by the North Carolina Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.
A service to celebrate the life of N.C. Central University professor Richard Banks is scheduled for 11 a.m. today in B.N. Duke Auditorium.
The memorial will feature musical tributes by the NCCU University Choir, NCCU Alumni Choir, Vocal Jazz Ensemble and NCCU music faculty members.
Myrna Cook “Granny” Briggs
Mary Mangum Newton
Inez McBroom Rogers
Allen D. Verhey
Clarence Lee (Cunch) Whitted
Ronald H. Cash
John Robert Poe
John Locksley Hall
Philip Robbins Broyhill
Duke Medicine researchers have used mouse models and tumor cells to find that a byproduct of cholesterol fuels the growth and spread of the most common types of breast cancers, according to a Duke Medicine announcement.
U.S. Supreme Court justices have refused to grant review to a second appeal stemming from the Duke lacrosse case.
City leaders have decisions to make soon about the future of Holland Street, an alley connecting Chapel Hill Street to the downtown loop.
House GOP leaders Wednesday announced that they will move quickly to raise the government's borrowing cap by attaching a wish list of GOP priorities like blocking "Obamacare," forcing construction of the Keystone XL pipeline and setting the stage for reforming the loophole-cluttered tax code.
Some quick thoughts from Roy Williams on the day after UNC-Duke was postponed for the first time
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for an area of central and southeastern North Carolina including Durham that starts at noon Tuesday and ends at noon on Wednesday.